20 terms

Number the Stars Chapters 1-4

Vocabulary Chapters 1-4
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lanky
tall and thin and having long slender limbs
sneer
To look down on with scorn; to mock or insult by words or manner
obstinate
stubborn; unyielding
glared
stared angrily
stern
firm, strict or harsh
incident
An event or occurrence.
jubilee
A joyous celebration
sabotage
an action taken to destroy something or to prevent it from working properly
impassive
revealing no feeling or emotion
suitable
Right for a certain purpose; proper; fitting
ration
an allotted amount
haughty
Arrogantly superior and disdainful
intricate
Complicated
sarcastic
Facetious
disdainfully
Feeling of dislike or scorn
sophisticated
Cosmopolitan, refined
glower
to look at with dislike
scoff
Make fun of
belligerently
in a hostile, aggressive, or fighting manner
submerged
under water

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