Wordmasters Meet 3 KP/KVR

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crag

n. A rugged, rocky projection on a cliff or ledge., a steep rugged rock or cliff

skulk

lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner, to move about stealthily; to lie in hiding

apprehensive

in fear or dread of possible evil or harm, mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc

drawback

the quality of being a hindrance, disadvantage, inconvenience

moor

open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss, secure with cables or ropes, come into or dock at a wharf

laden

fill or place a load on, burdened psychologically or mentally

antidote

a remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison, Something that relieves the effects of poison

cower

(v.) to crouch or shrink away from in fear or shame,

inquisitive

showing curiosity, inquiring or appearing to inquire

letdown

a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized, disappointment

rove

move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment, wander

submissive

inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination

vassal

a person holding a fief, in the middle ages, a noble who usually was given a fief by his lord in exchange for loyalty

tether

a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object

haughty

having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy, arrogant, condescending

uproar

loud confused noise from many sources, a state of commotion and noise and confusion

trudge

a long difficult walk, walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

nosy

offensively curious or inquisitive

patrician

N. belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy, a person of refined upbringing and manners

oppress

come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority, to govern or rule cruelly or unjustly; to weigh heavily upon

sylvan

N. a spirit that lives in or frequents the woods, A. relating to or characteristic of wooded regions

chink

N. a short light metallic sound, a narrow opening as e.g. between planks in a wall

migrate

V. move from one country or region to another and settle there

indignant

A. angered at something unjust or wrong, angered at something unjust or wrong

slight

N.a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval), V. pay no attention to, disrespect, A. being of delicate or slender build

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