10 terms

The Outsiders Ch. 9-12

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acquit
(v.) to declare not guilty
conformity
(n.) adjusting behavior or beliefs to fit in with a group
delirious
(adj.) confused; extremely excited
leery
(adj.) suspicious; distrustful
liable
(adj.) held legally responsible; likely
reformatory
(n.) correctional institution for young criminals (juvie)
stricken
(adj.) overwhelmed; deeply affected by something
stupor
(n.) a stunned condition; daze
taut
(adj.) stretched or pulled tight
veer
(v.) quickly change direction