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GACS lclab - English 8 - Diary of Anne Frank - Pages 188-283 Vocabulary

GACS lclab - English 8 - Diary of Anne Frank - Pages 188-283 Vocabulary
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boisterous
a noisy, energetic, or cheerful person or event
anti-Semitism
hatred or discrimination against Jews
liberation
to set free
discord
disagreement between people
scoffs
to speak to someone is a scornful or mocking way
plunky
to throw or place abruptly
Orthodox
conforming to an established religious doctrine/belief system
brigade
a large body of military troops
Enfin
(French) in the end
exuberant
Filled with lots of energy and excitement
supercilious
acting like you think you are superior to others
peevish
easily irritated by unimportant things
discontented
dissatisfied with one's situation
plight
bad or unfortunate situation
redistribute
spread to other areas
propaganda
influencing the attitude of a community toward a cause
pacifism
opposition to war and violence
acquiesced
accept something reluctantly or without protest