20 terms

Vocab. Book B Les. 36

STUDY
PLAY

Terms in this set (...)

adrift
floating without being either moored or steered
amid
in the middle of; among; surrounded by
anticipation
a feeling of excitement about something that is going to happen
camouflage
The hiding of something as a result of its appearance
curfew
a set time at which you must be home at night
deprive
to take something away from
divorce
The legal ending of a marriage
duration
length of time something lasts
extinct
not living anymore; gone
intrude
enter as an uninvited person
jaunty
(adj.) lively, easy, and carefree in manner
lunatic
an insane or crazy person
morsel
a small piece of food
paralysis
not able to move or feel in some part of the body
shirk
to get out of doing work
shun
to keep away from or avoid someone
taunt
to make fun of, to mock
tote
haul or carry
tragedy
a sad happening; very bad luck
writhe
(v.) to make twisting or turning movements in a way that suggests pain or struggle

Flickr Creative Commons Images

Some images used in this set are licensed under the Creative Commons through Flickr.com.
Click to see the original works with their full license.