15 terms

"Most Dangerous Game" Vocabulary

9th Grade
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tangible
capable of being touched
quarry
the object of a hunt, prey
disarming
removing or overcoming suspicion
amenity
something that adds to one's comfort or convenience
affable
friendly, pleasant, and easy to talk to
condone
to overlook, forgive, or disregard
droll
amusingly odd or comical
scruple
uneasy feeling arising from one's conscience or morals
elude
to escape
solicitously
with an expression of care or concern
stamina
physical or moral strength; endurance
deplorable
deeply regrettable, unfortunate
imperative
absolutely necessary
zealous
intensely devoted and enthusiastic
uncanny
so remarkable it seems supernatural; weird