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31 terms

Belinda's House of the Scorpion Vocabulary

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clone
exact copy of someone else
idiot
a stupid person
opium
a drug derived from the poppy flower
poppy
a green plant with white or red flowers whose seeds can be used for baking or opium
cache
something hidden or in a hiding place
hollow
an empty space inside something
hesitation
a small wait before talking
entertaining
Interesting and fun
fortress
a building with strong walls to defend against attack
beefy
strong, big
treasure
cache
courteous
nice and polite
bodyguard
person who protects someone
wretched
horrible, awful
sculpture
3D art that takes up space
sullen
sad, a little angry
importance
being special
grin
smile
booze
alcohol
casual
relaxed, joking
tremble
shake
shadows
Dark area behind a object caused by the object blocking light
telescope
a tool to see the stars or other views more closely
underneath
under, beneath
clever
smart
hysterical
crazy, a little sad
rescue
help
foul
dirty, bad smelling
carpet
a soft floor covering
brain
part of the body in the head that does the thinking
dog

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