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This set contains words from the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee. Noted are the definitions, synonyms, antonyms, and parts of speech as they were used in the book. *Definitions, etc. from and the American Heritage Dictionary.


v. to soothe, calm, or mollify

synonyms: alleviate, calm, ease
antonyms: upset, exacerbate


n. religious devotion and reverence to God.

synonyms: allegience, grace, zeal
antonyms: disloyalty, treachery


n. restraints, limits, or restrictions

synonym: constraint, limitation
antonym: approval, recommendation


adj. not soiled, stained, or tarnished

synonyms: immaculate, pure
antonyms: cluttered, dirty


adj. unwise or indescreet

synonyms: careless, thoughless
antonyms: careful, cautious


n. 1. the act of separating 2. allofness, as from wordly affairs or from the concerns of others. 3. freedom from prejudice or partiality.

synonyms: division, partition
antonyms: attachment, connection


adj. unjustly cruel, harsh, or severe

synonyms: authoritarian, demanding
antonyms: liberal, surrendering


adj. lacking or having lost life, sharpness, or flavor

synonyms: bland, boring, lifeless
antonyms: lively, sharp


adj. marked by or acting with quiet, caution, and secrecy intended to avoid notice.

synonyms:catty, cunning, private
antonyms: open, public


n. a tendency to think favorably of something in particular; preference

synonyms: bias, fondness
antonyms: disinterest, dislike


adj. hazy, vague, indistince, or confused

synonyms: cloudy, dark, shadowy
antonyms: apparent, obvious


adj. originating in and characteristic of a particular region or country; native

synonyms: domestic, natural
antonyms: alien, foreign


n. a temporary stay

synonyms: rest, stoopover
antonyms: (none)


v. to set forth or state in detail

synonyms: clarify, explain, present
antonyms: refrain, simplify


adj. deviating from the usual or proper course in conduct or opinion

synonyms: irregular, whimsical
antonyms: consistent, predictable

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