The Westing Game 2

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Chapters 9-13

sappy

an offensive term meaning thoughtless or unintelligent

broker

a person who buys and sells stock for a commission

uppity

presumptuous; behaving in a way that other people consider more like somebody belonging a higher social class

jabber

speaking so quickly that it cannot be understood

prattle

to talk in a silly, idle, or childish way

paternal

being on a father's side of a family

chide

to reproach or scold somebody gently

chiseled

clear-cut or sharply defined

scoff

to express scorn or disagreement with something or someone

exceptional

having or showing intelligence or ability well above average

larcenist

a thief

felon

criminal, somebody who is guilty of a felony

alibi

excuse, an explanation offered to justify something

implication

the state of implying or being implied, without being plainly expressed

transcribe

to write something out in full from notes or shorthand

paraphernalia

assorted objects or items of equipment

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