20 terms

The Lottery

Ashland, MA Middle School, Seventh Grade, Period C
STUDY
PLAY
boisterous
rough and noisy, rowdy
defiant
boldly resistant, rebellious
duly
in a proper manner, properly
Interminable
having no limits, infinite
jovial
full of joy and happiness, jolly
paraphernalia
equipment used for a specific purpose, equipment
perfunctory
performed as a routine duty, obligatory
petulant
impatient and irritable, annoyed
precede
to come before in time, importance or rank, come before
profuse
abundant in amount, lavish
reluctant
unwilling, hesitant, disinclined
reprimand
to scold severely with direction, correct
ritual
established procedure, routine
scold
woman with loud or abusive speech, nag
shabby
poor in condition, unkempt
sober
solemn and temperate
civic
of a city, municipal
thorough
all aspects covered with accuracy, meticulous
crane
to arc for a better view, arc
disengaged
to release from attachment, detach