Word Smart 9

Archetype

An original model or pattern

Artful

Crafty; wily; sly

Benign

Gentle; not harmful; kind; mild

Bucolic

Charmingly rural; rustic; country like

Conjecture

To guess; to deduce or infer on slight evidence

Didactic

Intended to teach; morally instructive; pedantic

Extrapolate

To project or deduce from something known; to infer

Fauna

Animals

Guile

Cunning; duplicity; artfulness

Heyday

Golden age; prime

Ignominy

Deep disgrace

Impervious

Not allowing anything to pass through; impenetrable

Impugn

To attack; especially to attack the truth or integrity of something

Luminous

Giving off light; glowing; bright

Libel

A written or published falsehood that injures the reputation of, or defames, someone