14 terms

BehindRebelLinesCH13-14

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dilemma
a choice or situation where a person has to choose between one or more things
merchant
a storekeeper
lark
a good time; a prank
scheme
a secret plan or plot
cavalrymen
mounted soldiers
grim
savage; fierce; cruel
cagey
cautious; shrewd
prosperous
successful; flourishing
customary
usual
muttonchop
suggesting the form of a pork chop - roundish at one end & narrow at the other end; used to describe side whiskers
ferry
to cross or convey things over water by using a boat
vouch
to attest to truth or character
truss
to bind or tie firmly
gilded
covered with a thin covering of gold