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27 terms

Lord of the Flies Ch 7-12 CAC

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covert
a covered place, a hiding place
obtuseness
lacking intelligence, blunt or lacking sharpness
prowess
skill, ability
deter
prevent, discourage, intimidate
sow
adult female pig
boar
adult male pig
rebuke
to criticize, to scold
sanctity
holiness
maternal
motherly, a quality associated with motherhood
cynicism
to not trust people's motivation
derision
scorn, mock, make fun of
myopia
a vision problem, like nearsightedness
eclipse
obscure, block from view
excruciating
intensely painful, agonizing
glamor
charm, exciting and inviting
rationalize
to justify, to make excuses
rekindle
to restart as in restarting a fire
elephantine
clumsy and slow, ponderous
assimilate
to absorb, to make similar
purge
to purify, to remove
crepitation
the sharp sound of crackling noises
truculent
ready for fighting and violence
propitiate
to make a foe happy, to appease
pinnacle
the highest point, a peak, a pointed formation of rock
luxuriance
abundant, elaborate, overflowing
inimical
unfriendly, hostile, injurious
impervious
impossible to penetrate or affect