The Three-Body Problem Glossary

The Three-Body Problem Glossary

agenda

a list of items of business to be considered and discussed at a meeting

brandish

wave or flourish something, esp. a weapon as a threat or in anger or excitement

cacophony

a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds

cranny

a small, narrow space or opening

flaunt

display something in order to provoke envy or admiration

nook

a corner or recess, esp. one offering seclusion or security

relativity

the absence of standards of absolute and universal application

restless

involving constant activity or motion

resurgent

increasing or reviving after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence

ruthless

having or showing no pity or compassion for others

scarce

occurring in small numbers or quantities

slogan

a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising

solidify

make or become hard or solid

throe

pain

tumultuous

making a loud, confused noise

valor

great courage in the face of danger, esp. in battle

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