The Crossover Glossary

The Crossover Glossary

gloating

Excessively celebrating victory

banish

To force into exile.

enshrine

To place into a state of honor for worship.

camaraderie

A joyous feeling of shared sociability

opulent

Grand and eloquent.

verify

Ascertain the truth.

solemn

Somber in a dignified way.

atone

Make amends for past sins.

pulchritudinous

Physically attractive femininity, usually conveying a sense of curviness.

snicker

A smal, scornful laugh.

dreadful

Inspiring a sense of terror, anxiety and fear.

amateur

Someone who does a job without being paid.

swagger

A cocky, boastful stride.

flagrant

Something done openly and without caring about the consequences.

profusely

Overflowing with abundance.

reeking

Possessing a distinctly unpleasant odor.

eavesdrop

To secretly listen in on the private conversation of other people.

heirloom

A possession passed down through several family generations.

genetics

The study of heredity.

massive

Enormous and imposing in size or scale.

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