12 terms

Ember vocab 2

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extract
to remove or take out
whittle
cut small bits or pare shavings from
blearily
dull or dim from being tired or crying
ambled
to walk at a slow, leisurely pace.
strewn
scattered
stout
euphemisms for 'fat'
shuddering
to tremble, shake
recoiling
shrinking back, jumping back, moving away
beckoning
(verb) to call or signal to a person usually by a wave or nod
illegible
difficult or impossible to read
generation
the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
gestured
a movement of part of the body, especially a hand or the head, to express an idea or meaning