16 terms

A Rose for Emily

short story vocab words
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remit
pardon
mote
speck
gilt
gold-edged
pallid
pale
hue
color/shade
temerity
courage
teeming
swarming
diffident
shy
deprecation
derogatory (belittling)
tableau
scene
cabal
secret intrigue
impervious
not able to pass through
acrid
bitter
thwart
to keep from happening
august
magnificent; inspiring awe
cuckold
husband of an adulterous wife