Loneliness

Important Vocabulary Words From The Video

collectivism

A collectivist is someone who believes in the idea of collectivism. This is the belief that the best way to achieve success is to work together as a group.

  • The collectivist argued that the best way to achieve success was to work together as a group.
  • The collectivist argued that the best way to achieve success was to work together as a group.
yearn

To yearn for something is to want it very much. When you yearn for a cake, you are really looking forward to eating it.

  • I yearn for the days when I didn't have to go to school.
  • She yearned for a family, but she never found the right one.
spaceships

Spaceships are vehicles that are used to travel through space. They are usually made out of metal and plastic, and they are powered by engines.

  • The spaceship was destroyed by the enemy spaceship.
  • The spaceship is going to explore the far reaches of space.
deadlier

The word 'deadlier' is used to describe things or people that are more dangerous than others.

  • The gun is more deadly than the knife.
  • The city is more deadly than the rural area.
categorise

To categorize is to group things together in a way that makes them easier to understand. When you categorize things, you are grouping them by their similarities.

  • The psychologist categorizes people into different personality types.
  • The teacher categorizes the students into different groups according to their grades.
distrustful

The word distrustful means that you have a distrust or dislike for someone or something. People can be distrustful of other people, other races, or other religions.

  • She is very distrustful of other people, especially strangers.
  • He is very distrustful of the government and the police.
giggling

When someone giggles, they laugh quietly and quickly. Giggling is usually a sign of happiness or amusement.

  • She giggled when she saw the toy dog.
  • He giggled when he saw the funny cartoon.
estranged

To be estranged is to be separated from someone. If a family is estranged, they are no longer connected to each other.

  • The family is estranged because they no longer talk to each other.
  • The couple is estranged because they no longer live together.