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Tom Sawyer



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Comments:Tom Sawyer Vocabulary practice



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List Content

Tom Sawyer Ch 10

  • dire -- dreadful or terrible
  • lugubrious -- mournful; dejected
  • colossal -- huge; great in scope
  • fetters -- chains or ropes used to prevent escape
  • flogged -- beaten, whipped
  • sublimity -- lofty excellence; grandeur; majesty
  • facility -- ease in doing something

Tom Sawyer Ch 11

  • serene -- calm, peaceful
  • blanched -- pale as if by fear or surprise
  • gory -- covered by or stained with blood
  • haggard -- worn out or exhausted as from hunger or fatigue
  • conscience -- ability to recognize right from wrong
  • vogue -- leading style or fashion; popularity
  • impudence -- marked by rude boldness or disrespect #
  • miscreant -- having very bad morals; wicked
  • inquests -- legal investigations into the cause of death
  • grisly -- ghastly or gruesome
  • infernal -- abominable

Tom Sawyer Ch 12 & 3

  • hilt -- the handle of a sword, dagger or tool
  • festooning -- a string or chain of flowers, leaves or ribbons hanging in a curve between two points
  • purloined -- stolen
  • clandestinely -- done in secret
  • avariciously -- greedily; greatly desiring money
  • countersign -- a sign or signal used in reply; a password given in answer to the challenge of a sentinel
  • foliage -- leaves of a plant
  • waif -- person without a home or friends, especially a neglected child
  • phrenological -- study or theory that the conformation of the human head indicates the degree of intelligence and character
  • consternation -- great dismay; paralyzing terror
  • succumb -- give way, yield; die
  • sand bar -- ridge of sand formed by the action of the tides or current
  • peril -- chance of harm
  • gravity -- seriousness
  • forsaken -- deserted; abandoned

Tom Sawyer Ch 7

  • bliss --
  • furtively --
  • wane --
  • upbraid --
  • andiron --

Tom Sawyer Ch 8

  • cogitating --
  • ecstasy --
  • accouterments --
  • frivolity --
  • incantations --

Tom Sawyer Ch 9

  • vagrant -- vagrant--roaming from one place to another without a job
  • ghastly -- horrible; terrifying
  • oppressive -- causing worry or creating a burden
  • pallid -- pale; lacking color
  • stolid -- dull; slow-witted
  • ingenuity -- cleverness
  • ensconced -- settled securely
  • monotonous -- lacking variety
  • ruffian -- a lawless, rowdy person
  • perceptible -- noticeable
  • solemn -- very serious; sacred
  • innumerable -- too many to be counted
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