The Old Man and the Sea Vocabulary Set #1

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Terms in this set (...)

skiff
a small boat propelled by oars
harpoon
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
erosion
the process of wearing something down
humility
humble; a lack of false pride
relic
Something of sentimental value
bodega
small shop or market
resolution
the trait of being firm in purpose or belief
fathom
a measure of water depth
plummet
the metal bob of a plumb line
iridescent
varying in color when seen in different lights

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