25 terms

grade5BlueMar/Apr2011

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crag
rough mass of rock jutting out from a cliff
skulk
to move about or hide in a sneaky way
apprehensive
fearful, worried
drawback
unpleasant or objectionable feature
moor
area of open country;to fasten
laden
weighed down; burdened
antidote
something to counteract a poison or disease
cower
crouch in fear or shame
inquisitive
showing curiosity
letdown
a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized
rove
roam or move about
submissive
inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination
vassal
person owned by a lord
tether
to fasten or tie
haughty
having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy
uproar
violent disturbance;noisy confusion
trudge
to walk wearily or with great effort
nosy
prying or snooping into someone else's business
patrician
a member of the aristocracy
oppress
put down by unjust force
sylvan
(adj.) pertaining to or characteristic of forests; living or located in a forest; wooded, woody
chink
a crack;a metallic sound
migrate
move from one place to another
indignant
angry because of something not right or unjust
slight
pay no attention to; small amount