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Roll of Thunder Chs. 4-6

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Vocabulary over Chapters 4-6.
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aloof
removed or distant in feeling and emotions
audible
capable of being heard
awestruck
respectful fear and wonder inspired by authority
chignon
a knot of hair worn at the back of the head
disclose
to make known or uncover; to reveal
discourse
a lengthy discussion or conversation about a subject; either orally or written
emphatic
showing or spoken with emphasis
falter
to hesitate; as in speech, action, or purpose; to waver
feign
to fake; pretend
glint
a brief flash
languid
having very little strength or energy
malevolent
having an evil or harmful influence; wishing harm to others
nattily
in a way that is neat and trim
proprietor
a person who owns something; owner
reprimand
to scold harshly, especially in a formal manner
retaliate
to pay back an injury in kind; to get revenge by returning like for like
sulk
to be withdrawn, as in silent resentment
vanity
excessive pride in one's appearance or accomplishments; conceit
vex
to annoy or bother by small irritations or concerns
wizened
withered; dried up
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