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19 terms

Chapter 7-12 Vocab for Lord of the Flies

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PLAY
n. a covering; hiding place
covert
adj. dejected, dispirited, discourage
crestfallen
adj. incapable of being influenced
impervious
v. to look or stare with sullen dislike, discontent, or anger
glower
v. to express sharp, stern disapproval of; reprimand.
rebuke
n. an earnestness of feeling
fervor
n. a blow, as with the hand or fist
buffet
adj. large or bulky of body; excessively fat
corpulent
v. to walk at a leisurely pace; stroll
saunter
v. to make gestures, especially when speaking
gesticulate
n. extreme disgust
loathing
adj. parched with heat, especially of the sun
torrid
adj. radiating or reflecting light; shining; bright
luminous
adj. watchful; being on one's guard against danger
wary
n. something that has powers and protects
talisman
adj. sharp or biting to the taste or smell
acrid
adj. unfriendly; hostile
inimical
n. a howl
ululation
n. a crackling sound
crepitation