25 terms

To Kill a Mockingbird 1-6

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consult
seek information from
unsullied
spotlessly clean and fresh
tyrannical
characteristic of an absolute ruler or absolute rule
revelation
an enlightening or astonishing disclosure
concede
be willing to yield
employ
put into service
decline
refuse to accept
foray
a sudden short attack
condescend
do something that one considers to be below one's dignity
compel
force somebody to do something
expound
add details, as to an account or idea
erratic
liable to sudden unpredictable change
contradict
prove negative; show to be false
amiable
diffusing warmth and friendliness
exclusive
not divided or shared with others
withdraw
remove something, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off
unanimous
in complete agreement
arbitrate
act between parties with a view to reconciling differences
inquisitive
showing curiosity
ramshackle
in deplorable condition
stricture
a restriction on a person or activity; a sternly critical or censorious remark or instruction
chattels
an item of property other than real estate
dictum
a formal pronouncement from an authoritative source
taciturn
(of a person) reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying little
iniquity
immoral or grossly unfair behavior

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