Great Expectations 21-40

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felicitous

fitting, suitable

appalled

dismayed, horrified

sanguinary

bloody

trepidation

anxiety, terror

unremunerative

not profitable

arraying

a regular and imposing grouping or arrangement

journeyman

a worker who has learned a trade and works for another person

surmising

thought based on scanty evidence; conjecture

spectre

visible disembodied spirit

valedictory

serving a farewell; farewell address

augur

to foretell, foreshadow

affront

a deliberate offense

corroborate

to support with evidence or authority

disengaged

to release form something that engages or involves

rustic

lacking in social graces or polish; plain

epitaph

an inscription on or at a tomb or a grave in memory of the one buried there

vagaries

erratic, unpredictable

maudlin

sentimental

contention

an act or instance of arguing, disagreeing, disputing

pugilist

a boxer

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