Flashcards › Brave New World: SAT Vocab. Lesson 3

melancholy depression of spirits mosaic a picture made by using various small pieces of multicolored material odious deserving hate or contempt paradoxical something that appears false or contradictory, but is actually correct patronizing having a condescending attitude perpetuate to prolong the existence of something reproach to blame for something; a disgrace revere to honor, to regard with respect rigor strictness, severity soliloquy a speech or dramatic monologue made to oneself to reveal thoughts