The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian , "Red Versus White" Chapter 22 page 152-158
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made, done, happening, or chosen without method or conscious decision.
of extremely poor quality.
of or relating to the traditional art or culture of a community or nation.
(of a person or their behavior) unconventional and slightly strange.
a period of public revelry at a regular time each year, typically during the week before Lent in Roman Catholic countries, involving processions, music, dancing, and the use of masquerade.
very odd, strange, or eccentric.
a short period devoted to indulging in an activity to excess, especially drinking alcohol or eating.
foolish; harmlessly eccentric.
showing willingness to allow the existence of opinions or behavior that one does not necessarily agree with.
a person who has epilepsy
a person regarded as having access to, and influence in, the world of good and evil spirits, especially among some peoples of northern Asia and North America. Typically such people enter a trance state during a ritual, and practice divination and healing.
a sudden attack of illness, especially a stroke or an epileptic fit.
a person who is trained to do medical work, especially emergency first aid, but is not usually a fully qualified physician.
large and heavy or solid.
give a cry of pain, grief, or anger.
squeeze or constrict the neck of (a person or animal), especially so as to cause death.
not damaged or impaired in any way; complete.
suppose to be the case, without proof.
a deep gorge in Arizona, formed by the Colorado River. It is about 277 miles (440 km) long, 5-15 miles (8-24 km) wide, and, in places, 6,000 feet (1,800 m) deep. The area was designated a national park in 1919.