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A Long Way Gone Vocab Chapter 1-9
a traditional saying expressing a common experience or observation; proverb.
lying near, close, or contiguous; adjoining; neighboring
to change from a soft or fluid state to a rigid or solid state, as by cooling or freezing
a highly successful, unexpected stroke, act, or move; a clever action or accomplishment.
reduced to or fallen into partial ruin or decay, as from age, wear, or neglect.
without consolation or solace; hopelessly unhappy; inconsolable
material or refuse floating on water.
to move or act with haste; proceed with haste; hurry
any article used in some activity, esp. an instrument, tool, or utensil
spoils or plunder taken by pillaging, as in war.
widely and unfavorably known
unmindful; unconscious; unaware
to cause to be or become; make
occurring or coming later or after
emotionally or mentally strained or tense
permitting light to pass through but diffusing it so that persons, objects, etc., on the opposite side are not clearly visible
zealous; ardent; impassioned
a large, open porch
the area or region near or about a place; surrounding district; neighborhood
state or quality of being vigilant; watchfulness