A Separate Peace, Chapter 1
implied; not explicitly stated.
causing fear or dislike; looking dangerous or unpleasant.
a domelike structure.
an entrance hall; a vestibule.
gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury; gradual recovery after an illness.
a ghost or phantom.
involving or likely to cause controversy; having or showing a ready disposition to fight.
an extension at the end and at right angles to the main building.
in deplorable condition; appearing ready to collapse, loose and shaky.
prominent; of notable significance.
pitiable in circumstances especially through abandonment.
a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot.
to appear very large; to occupy a commanding or threatening position.
the quality of being magnificent or splendid.
feeling or showing extreme anger.
to extend out or project in space.
far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree.
to influence by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering.
the regular process, procedure, or system of doing something, esp. to improve health.
fear resulting from the awareness of danger.
causing irritation or annoyance.
not emphasized; not expressive.
resounding; ringing or echoing tones.
high pitched and piercing in tone or sound.
a feeling of righteous anger.
friendly and open and willing to talk.
extremely impressive in strength or excellence; inspiring fear or awe.
to fall or plunge forward.
to do something that one considers to be below one's dignity.
capable of being apprehended or understood.