10 terms

The Necklace Vocabulary

9th Grade
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Prospects
chances or possibilities; especially for success or profit
Vexation
anger or annoyance
Pauper
a poor person
Adulation
excessive praise or flattery
Aghast
filled with shock or horror
Ruinous
bringing ruin or downfall, disastrous
Gamut
the entire range or series of something
Privation
lack of basic needs or comforts of life
Exorbitant
much too high, excessive
Askew
crooked, to one side