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Roll of Thunder Quiz Ch. 1-3 Vocabulary

Vocabulary Words for chapters 1-3 of Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry.
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Meticulously
very carefully and precisely
Intriguing
interesting, stirring curiosity
Threadbare
worn thin, so that the individual threads of the fabric show through
Jauntily
in an easy manner; carefree; confidently
Dubious
doubtful; unsure about the outcome
motley
multi-colored; spotted
indignation
strong displeasure; anger at unfairness
imperiously
in an overbearing manner; arrogantly
scoffed
expressed doubt or scorn; heavily doubted
formidable
awesome; powerful
pudgy
short and fat
kin
relative; family member
resiliency
ability to spring back, rebound
disgruntled
grouchy, unhappy
listlessly
without any energy or enthusiasm; anxiously
transfixed
in a fixed position; unable to move
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