Vocab #1 ("A Quilt of a Country")
Vocabulary from "A Quilt of a Country" and "Civility in the Salad Bowl"
adj. not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred
syn. unlikely, doubtful, uncertain
n. -an inferior dog or one of mixed breed
-a person of mixed discent
adj. fundamentally different or distinct in quality or kind
syn. contrasting, different, unalike
n. intolerance toward those who hold different opinions from oneself.
n. the state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent)
n. a confusing or difficult problem or question
v. divide a territory into small, mutually hostile states
adj. capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning readily
n. a fight with bare fists
adj. having little substance or significance; weak