Frankeinstein by Mary Shelley vocab chapter’s 1-4

Enounce
pronouce

Charnel House
a building where corpses are deposited

Anatomize
analayze thoroughly

Emaciate
grow weak and thin

Imbue
spread

Ardour
feelings of great warmth and intensity

Galvanism
elecrically produced by chemical action

Prognosticate
make a prediction about

Inquirer
someone who asks a question

Pursuit
the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

Procure
get by special effort

Alchemist
one who seeks to find an elixer of life

Bestow
give as a gift

Elixer
a substance believed to cure all ills

Enticement
something that seduces

Proficiency
the quality of having a great facility and competence

Rankle
make resentful

Transmute
alter in form, appearance, or nature

Inclemency
excessive sterness

Dogmatism
the laying down of a decree

Recapitulation
a summary

Unhallowed
not holy

Imbibe
take in liquids