Canterbury Tales Prologue Vocabulary

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15 terms

engender

to come into being

stature

height

personable

attractive in appearance and personality

accrue

increase over time

statute

law

benign

kind, gracious

guile

sly dealings

diligent

careful and persistent work

adversity

trouble; misfortune

disdainful

scornful

discreet

cautious about one's words and actions

obstinate

unreasonably stubborn

frugal

thrifty

duress

pressure

deferred

postponed

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