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Lord of the Flies - Vocab 2

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Perpetually
continuing or lasting for an indefinitely long time
Derisive
making fun of someone because you think he/she is ridiculous
Lamentation
an expression of sadness and regret
Interminable
adj. endless, so long as to seem endless
Diffidently
shy and not confident of your abilities
Bastion
a part of a castle that sticks out from it in order to protect it
Obtuseness
dullness, slow to understand, stupidity
Sagely
wisely, especially as a result of experience
Impervious
not influenced or affected by something
Contemptuously
a strong feeling of dislike and disrespect
Sanctity
very important and deserving of respect holiness or blessedness
Illusive
not real; based on illusion