25 terms

Mrs. Rossell

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grovel
to humble oneself; cringe; remain in a degrading state
fermenting
undergoing a chemical change in which sugar changes to alcohol
bulldozes
forces through or away
blob
something that has no distinct or definite shape
genie
a supernatural creature that does one's bidding
medieval
relating to or belonging to the Middle Ages
cuffs
hits with the hand; slaps
glower
an angry stare
drones
talks in a monotonous tone
pivots
turns
shards
broken pieces; fragments
etching
printing; engraving
hazy
vague; not distinct; obscure
juniper bush
evergreen shrub with small, berry-like cones
bilingual
having two languages; able to speak another language as well or almost as well as one's own
paranoid
irrationally distrusting others; persecution complex
guttural
harsh sound; growling sound produced in the throat
luminous
a certain amount of light; shining; bright
skewed
twisted to one side; slanting
grimaces
twisting of the face; ugly or funny smiles
scowl
to look angrily or sullenly by lowering the eyebrows;frown
compassion
a feeling of another's sorrow that leads to pity, sympathy or help
tactics
procedures to gain advantage or success; methods
obligated
bound morally or legally; obliged
bungalow
small, one-story house