[ em-pir-i-kuhl ]
derived from or guided by experience or experiment
[ en-er-vey-tid ]
without vigor, force, or strength; languid
[ lis-uhm ]
agile, nimble, or active.
[ pur-spi-key-shuhs ]
having a ready insight into and understanding of things
[ pee-vish ]
showing annoyance, irritation, or bad mood
[ in-sin-yoo-eyt ]
to suggest or hint slyly
[ rak-uhn-tur ]
a person who is skilled in relating stories and anecdotes interestingly.
[ yahr-bur-oh ]
a hand in which no card is higher than a nine
[ uh-naf-er-uh ]
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses
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