Zorba the Greek Glossary

Zorba the Greek Glossary

Frugal

Making sure to save money very carefully and avoid expensive items

Brazier

A metal bowl containing fire, used to provide light and heat

Ambition


Determination to achieve something

Conscious

Aware of something

Astonishment

Great surprise

Endurance

A desire to go on, despite difficult moments that get in the way of a person's goal

Folly

A weakness or a foolish idea

The Aegean

A body of water connected to the Mediterranean Sea, passing between Greece and Turkey.

Violate

To disobey rules

Eternal

Ever-lasting; going on forever

Virtue

Extreme goodness and nobility

Dominated

Controlled by a powerful person or force

Noble

Honorable and honest

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