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Vocabulary for Catcher in the Rye 1-5

ostracize

expel from a community or group

innumerable

countless or too many to be counted

conceited

being too proud of oneself

rostrum

a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it

ironical

inconguity between what maight be expected to happen and what actually happnes

dough

informal terms for money

monotonous

going on and on in the same tone

moron

a person of subnormal intelligence

grippe

an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease

falsetto

a male voice singing high above its normal range

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