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Curse of Winter Vocabulary
Terms in this set (10)
the highest mountain peak in Greece; in Greek mythology, the home of the gods
moves in a slow, heavy way
not bright or colorful
a bright purplish-red color
a small vehicle pulled by horses that was used in ancient times
twisted and knobby
willing to lie and trick people in order to get what is wanted
very strong and determined
looking or feeling unhappy
an endless amount of time
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