Fewer Outsiders vocabulary words without images

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satisfied

lone

alone, solitary

asset

a useful or valuable quality

to slouch

to sit or stand in a lazy way

to quiver

to tremble, to shake

sophisticated

cultured, worldly

sarcasm

saying something and meaning the exact opposite; verbal irony

apprehensive

afraid, suspicious

contemptuous

scornful, insolent

to wince

to shrink back as from pain

premonition

an early warning about a future event

reluctantly

unwillingly; disinclined

sullenly

gloomily, somber

eluded

avoided, escaped

vital

necessary or essential to life

indignant

angered at something unjust or wrong

to gorge

to swallow with greediness

inhalation

to breathe into the lungs

recurring

occurring again and again

abruptly

suddenly

delirious

confusion, disordered speech, hallucinations

desperate

driven to take any risk

to deny

to declare untrue; to contradict

to flinch

to betray fear, pain, or surprise with an involuntary gesture

to veer

to swerve, to turn aside from a course or direction

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