A famous supermodel named Twiggy made the rail-thin, emaciated look popular in the fashion world. The long-lasting impact of such views of beauty are regularly discussed. The recent Dove campaign about beauty comes in response to widespread perceptions of beauty in which only those who are thin are considered attractive.
To vacillate means to waver back and forth rather than make a decision. The website where you can find pictures like this for various vocabulary words appears on the picture. Next time, I'll pin directly from the we page to create the easy link.
This quote explains that always waiting for something in the future is an impediment to living fully now. You can find famous quotes with our vocabulary words like this one by performing a google image search on the vocabulary word. The URL where I found this quote is on the picture. Next time, I'll pin directly from the site rather than saving to my camera roll.
This image from cartoonstock.com illustrates use of the word impediment as relates to speech impediment. A person who has a speech impediment has difficulty speaking. The movie "The King's Speech" is a biography of a king with such an impediment.
To supplicate is to prayerfully ask. You have learned to entreat, implore, induce, cajole, and now supplicate. You should have a slightly different image in your mind for each of these words. You can see I found this image by google image searching supplicate which led me to www.wordpandit.com.
It would actually take more than a week to become emaciated. Someone who is emaciated is terribly gaunt, thin, and probably looks sick. People can become emaciated if they are destitute or if they suffer from an eating disorder.