18 terms

The War with Grandpa ch1-8

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billboard
a large sign for advertising
maniac
a crazy person
rickety
unstable, falling apart
ballet
a kind of dance
respect
to show honor
hair net
a type of thin covering to keep hair in place
flicker
shine unsteadily, waver
advantaged
a benefit, something good
Formica
a kind of material that countertops are made from
ledger
a book to keep a record of accounts
fixture
a part of a light or part of a sink connected to something else
accountant
a person whose job is to keep track of money and expenses
solemn
serious, sad
intensity
strength, passion
Venetian blinds
window shades
taxes
money paid to a government
floorboards
boards that are part of the floor
attitude
feelings about something