Little Women Vocabulary Chapters 17-20

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fatigue
temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work
consent
permission to do something
conscientious
characterized by extreme care and great effort
perseverance
continued efforts in spite of difficulties, the act of persisting or persevering
indignant
Filled with resentment or anger over something unjust, unworthy, or mean
retaliation
action taken in return for an injury or offense
culprit
a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some misconduct; an offender
suppressed
subdued; kept from being circulated
treacherously
in a disloyal and faithless manner, Guilty of or involving betrayal or deception
evident
capable of being seen or noticed, clearly apparent or obvious to the mind or senses
folly
the trait of acting stupidly or rashly, foolish or senseless behavior
eloquence
artful ease with speaking; speech that can influence people's feelings
dismal
depressing in character or appearance, gloomy
dudgeon
anger, resentment, sullen resentment or anger
feeble
lacking physical strength or vitality