The Most Efficient Way to Destroy the Universe – False Vacuum

Important Vocabulary Words From The Video


To cleanly is to do something in a way that is clean and tidy. You might cleanly sweep the floor, or you might cleanly dress yourself.

  • The kitchen was cleanly but sparsely decorated.
  • The room was cleanly but it was too cold.

A metastable state is a state of an object or substance that is unstable and can easily change. Metastable states are often very unstable, and they can quickly change into another state.

  • The gas is in a metastable state, which means that it is unstable and can easily change into another gas.
  • The crystal is in a metastable state, which means that it is unstable and can easily change into another crystal.

To pretend is to act or to look like something that you are not. When you pretend to be someone else, you are usually acting out a role that you have been assigned.

  • She pretended to be interested in his proposal, even though she wasn't really interested.
  • He pretended to be a tough guy, but he was really just a scared child.

When you are drenched, you are wet all over. You can be drenched from rain or from sweat.

  • She got drenched while she was running.
  • He got drenched while he was playing in the rain.

Devour means to eat or drink so much that you are almost not able to move. When a predator devours its prey, it is eating so much that it is almost incapacitated.

  • The monkey devoured the fruit in minutes.
  • The dog devoured the whole cake in less than five minutes.

To overthrow something is to remove it from power. Sometimes this is done forcibly, while other times it is done democratically.

  • The government was overthrown by a military coup.
  • The new president was elected through a democratic process.

Fascinatingly is an adverb that is used to describe something that is very interesting. The word is often used to describe things that are unusual or unusual in a good way.

  • The exhibit was fascinatingly different from anything I've ever seen before.
  • The book was fascinatingly written.

Doomsday is a term that is often used to describe the end of the world. Doomsday predictions are often made by people who are afraid or worried about the future.

  • The doomsday predictions are always wrong, but people still believe in them.
  • Doomsday predictions are always associated with conspiracy theories.