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trepidation

posted Nov 3, 2010, 10:01 AM by Kristin Schalburg

(trep-uh-DAY-shuhn)  noun
 
a state of dread or alarm

indefatigable

posted Apr 11, 2010, 1:29 PM by Kristin Schalburg   [ updated Apr 11, 2010, 1:31 PM ]

in-dih-FAT-ih-guh-bul
 
adjective-
incapable of being fatigued; not readily exhausted; untiring; unwearying; not yielding to fatigue.

popinjay

posted Mar 30, 2010, 7:01 PM by Kristin Schalburg   [ updated Mar 30, 2010, 7:10 PM ]

\POP-in-jay\

noun

1. A vain and talkative person.
 

schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun)

posted Oct 23, 2009, 12:21 AM by Kristin Schalburg

schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun)

1. Enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others

Example Sentence:

Despite herself, Jane felt a tingle of schadenfreude at her sister-in-law’s recounting of her latest woes.

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