Marigolds Vocab.

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incongruency

inconsistancy; lack of agreement or harmony

Skein

long coiled piece of yarn

nostalgia

a desire to go back to a time in the past

impoverished

adj. reduced to having little/no money

amorphous

vague, shapeless

poignantly

keenly distressing to the feelings

shanty

crudely built house

inexplicable

incapable of being explained

reverie

state of dreamy meditation on fanciful musing

tragicomic

a dramatic or other literary composition combining elements of both tragedy and comedy

ostensibly

seeming; apparently

stupor

negative or great diminution of suspension sensibility

retribution

revenge

stoicism

calm indifference to pain or pleasure

bravado

swaggering display of courage

placidly

pleasantly calm or peaceful

impotent

lacking power or ability

squalor

n filth and misery

verve

vivaciousness; liveliness; animation

contrition

sincere patience or remorse

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