The Interlopers

13 terms by myuhas Teacher

Ready to study?
Start with Flashcards

Create a new folder

Vocabulary and Terms for the short story "The Interlopers".

precipitous

very steep

acquiesced

accepted; complied with

marauders

people who roam in search of loot, or goods to steal

exasperation

great annoyance

pious

showing religious devotion

retorted

replied sharply

condolences

expressions of sympathy

languor

weakness; weariness

reconciliation

friendly end to a quarrel

succor

help given to someone in distress; relief

omniscient narrator

someone who knows everything about everyone in the story

surprise ending

resolves a story's conflict in a totally unexpected way

context clues

clues in the text surrounding a word as to its meaning

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set