20 terms

Number the Stars Chapters 5-8

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urgent
needing immediate action
intone
say or recite with little rise and fall of the pitch of the voice
imperious
overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate
desperately
with great urgency
frantically
hurriedly, in a panicked way
crumple
To crush together; to bend or press into creases or wrinkles
scornfully
without respect
grim
A facial expression of fear, disapproval, or pain
tense
Nervous
delicate
Easily broken or damaged
distort
to give a false or misleading account of
tentative
uncertain, hesitant
imprint
mark or stamp with or as if with pressure
unwavering
firm and determined
massive
Large and heavy; great in size or scope
apparently
obviously
clench
to hold or grip tightly
applique
a decorative design made of one sewn material
rueful
Feeling sorrow or regret
relocate
to move to another place

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