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English To Kill a Mockinbird Vocab

Vocab from To Kill a Mockingbird
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assuage
to lesson pain, distress
imprudent
lacking discretion, unwise, not careful, rash
veranda
an open porch/portico
asylum
a place of safety
indigenous
existing or growing naturally . native to
apothecary
a pharmacist or druggist
derived
to trace from or to a source
malevolent
wishing evil harm to others
conceded
to admit as true
wallowing
to indulge oneself fully
strictures
something that restricts or limits
entity
a being or existence, a thing
phantom
an appearance or illusion without material substance
nebulous
hazy, vague, indsitinct, misty
illicitly
not legally permitted or authorized
dictum
an authoritive pronouncement, judicial assertion, an official order
collard
a variety of kale, green leaves, mutritious.slaves often grew
morbid
suggesting an unhealthy mental state or attitude
gouge
to dig or force out
compelled
a drive, a requirement
chattel
a moveable article of personal property
revelation
a realization of something not know before
predilection
a tendencey to think favorably of something in particular
concession
giving up something you want in order to solve a problem
covey
a brood or small flock of partridges or similar birds
taciturn
inclined to silence, reluctant to join a conversation
quaint
strange, peculiar, or unusual
domiciled
put in a home
sentimentality
the quality of state of being weakly emotional
condescend
to act as if you're better than others, reach down to a level to interact
spittoon
a large bowl used for spitting into
repertoire
the entire stock of works in ones artistic field
entailment
a requirement/restriction-
mortification
a feeling of humiliation of shame
boarded
lived and eat at a persons house
unsullied
cleaned, fixed, pure
vapid
without liveliness or spirit
beadle
a church officer with specific duties
apprehensively
uneasy/fearful that something may happen
flivver
an automobile, light