21 terms

The Boxcar Children

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Boxcar
A car that is part of a long train.
gear
various items in the bag
haystack
A huge stack of hay on farms for feeding the animals.
orphans
Children that have lost both parents.
sweets
anything with sugar
workbag
A bag used for things that have to with your job.
brook
A small body of water.
caboose
last boxcar on a train
handkerchief
cloth placed in ones pocket to be used for many things
nightcap
drink before bed
sitting room
A room to sit and visit with others. (living room)
Thorn
Prickly part of a plant
cart
usually a two-wheeled bucket used to haul things
dam
A barrier to obstruct the flow of water.
intruder
An unwelcome stranger
ladle
A large soup spoon to stir and serve soups.
Stew
A soup with random vegetables and meat.
thins
Cut vegetables in to small pieces.
trowel
scooplike blade, used in gardening
admire
to appreciate
ill
sick

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