15 terms

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valise
a small piece of luggage
askew
Crooked; off to one side
apprentice
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade.
dominates
exercising influence or control
embezzlement
appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
exploit
use or manipulate to one's advantage
frivolous
something of little value or significance
presumes
to act over-confidently
annoying
something or someone that causes trouble
bounced
a light springing movement upwards or forwards
reverently
feeling or showing profound respect or veneration
parishioners
members of a parish
breach
a failure to perform some promised act or obligation
hedges
rows of closely planted shrubs or small trees
parchment
skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on