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11H Huckleberry Finn Vocab

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PLAY
victual
food, provisions
lath
building material
temperance
moderation or self-restraint
stanchion
upright post or support
brash
offensively bold
lolled
lounge in a relaxed way
abreast
side by side
derrick
a machine with a long arm used to lift something
berth
a bed on a ship or train
staving
to smash a hole in
pensive
thoughtful
cavorting
prancing about
phrenology
study of skull bumps as a guide to character
yawl
small boat
sanctified
declared to be holy
shroud
burial cloth
stealth
avoiding detection by moving carefully
warbling
singing
insurrection
rebellion
addled
confused
sultry
hot and humid
palaver
idle talk
careened
to lean sideways
frivolous
of little importance