20 terms

The Lottery Vocab

Use to study for the test on vocabulary, comprehension, and plotline terms for the short story The Lottery
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assembled
gathered; collected
boisterous
disorderly and noisy
civic
relating to a city or a town
conducted
managed or operated
constructed
built
consulted
sought information or an opinion
defiantly
with a stubborn refusal to accept something
discarded
thrown out
disengaged
freed; detached
duly
in a proper way
formally
in an orderly and solemn manner, often according to custom
interminably
continually; without end
jovial
merry or jolly
paraphernalia
pieces of gear or equipment
perfunctory
routine
petulantly
in a snappish, impatient way
precisely
with a careful, correct manner; with exactness
profusely
lushly and richly
recital
performance featuring singing, dancing, storytellings, etc.
reprimand
scolding