Discourse On the Origin of Inequality Glossary

Discourse On the Origin of Inequality Glossary

impostor

pretend to be someone using someone else's identity

naïve

innocent, lack of experience

idleness

idleness

gratifying

to give satisfaction.

fatigue

extreme tiredness

elaborate

detailed and extravagant

fortifies

to surround with protection

Virtue

behaviour showing high moral standards.

Humble

modest

Despised

strongly dislike

prevail

to overcome

Dread

to fear something

resolved

determined to go through with something

vain

shallow and conceited

bitterness

disappointment at being treated unfairly

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