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The Hound of the Baskervilles Chapter 9 Vocabulary

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bog
A swamp
brusquely
Quickly
clandestine
Secret
conjectures
Theories
craggy
Rough, rugged
ebony
Black
extricated
Withdrew
gesticulated
Bowed
guttering
Melting
inscrutable
Mysterious
irresolute
Indecisive
livid
Pale
peat
Moss
peremptory
Controlling
pinnacle
A peak
quarry
A stone pit
skein
A thin length or yarn
strident
Loud
transfixed
Pierced, gleaned upon
unmitigated
Totally, absolute
vigil
An observance, surveillance
warder
A guard