10 terms

Vocab 6B Level D

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atone
(v.) to make up for
bondage
(n) slavery; any state of being bound or held down
defray
(v.) to pay for
hamper
(v) to hold back
hew
(v) to shape or cut down with an ax; to hold to
posthumous
(adj.) occurring or published after death
prim
(adj) overly neat, proper, formal; prudish
sardonic
(adj)cynical; scornfully mocking
supplant
(v) To take the place of, supersede
taunt
v. to jeer at; mock
n. an insulting or mocking remark