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Study the word list: 20 English Words from Greek Mythology

Word list: 20 English Words from Greek Mythology

atlas An atlas is a collection of maps in book form.
chaos Chaos is a state of extreme confusion and disorder.
chronological Chronological means relating to or arranged according to temporal order.
echo An echo is the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves.
halcyon Halcyon mean idyllically calm and peaceful.
hypnosis Hypnosis is a state that resembles sleep but that is induced by suggestion.
iridescent Iridescent means varying in colour when seen in different lights or from different angles.
laconic Laconic means brief and to the point.
lethargy Lethargy is a state of comatose torpor.
lycanthrope A lycanthrope is a monster able to change appearance from human to wolf and back again.
mentor A mentor is a wise and trusted guide and advisor.
morphine Morphine is an alkaloid narcotic drug extracted from opium.
mnemonic A mnemonic is a device (such as a rhyme or acronym) used to aid recall.
muse A muse is the source of an artist's inspiration.
narcissism Narcissism is an exceptional interest in and admiration for yourself.
nemesis A nemesis is something that causes misery or death.
panic Panic is an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety.
tantalise British English spelling Tantalise means torment or tease someone with something that is unobtainable.
typhoon A typhoon is a tropical cyclone occurring in the western Pacific or Indian oceans.
zeal Zeal is a feeling of strong eagerness .

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