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The Monkey's Paw Vocabulary

short story, "The Monkey's Paw" by W.W. Jacobs vocabulary
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peril
n. danger
surveying
adj. looking over carefully; inspecting
grimace
n. a facial expression of pain or disgust
fate
n. a power that is supposed to determine the course of events
credulity
n. a tendency to believe too easily; gullibility
noun
part of speech for peril
adjective
part of speech for surveying
noun
part of speech for grimace
noun
part of speech for fate
noun
part of speech for credulity
credulous
adjective form of credulity
credulously
adverb form of credulity
fateful
adjective form of fate
fatefully
adverb form of fate
grimace
verb form of grimace
grimacing
adjective form of grimace
grimacingly
adverb form of grimace
perilous
adjective form of peril
perilously
adverb form of peril
survey
verb form of surveying
surveyingly
adverb form of surveying