10 terms

The Westing Game Ch. 5-8

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trousseau
special wardrobe for a bride
convulsions
intense, involuntary muscular contractions
liberalism
freedom from acceptable standards
incompetence
lacking the skills, qualities or ability to do something properly
poise
composure; state of being calm and collected
eccentric
unconventional, especially in a whimsical way
appalled
filled with horror or dismay
reverence
feelings of deep respect or devotion
pompous
having an excessive sense of self-importance, usually displayed through exaggerated seriousness or stateliness in speech or manner
shrewd
showing or possessing intelligence, insight and sound judgment, especially in business or politics