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19 terms

Tom Sawyer Chapter 9 & 10

Tom Sawyer Chapter 9 and 10
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perceptible
—noticeable
ingenuity
—cleverness
ghastly
—horrible; terrifying
solemnity/solemn
—very serious; sacred
ensconced
—settled securely
oppressive
causing worry or creating a burden
innumerable
—too many to be counted
monotonous
—lacking variety
pallid
—pale; lacking color
vagrant
—roaming from one place to another without a job
ruffian
—a lawless, rowdy person
stolid
—dull; slow-witted
dire
—dreadful or terrible
sublimity
—lofty excellence; grandeur; majesty
fetters
—chains or ropes used to prevent escape
lugubrious
—mournful; dejected
facility
—ease in doing something
flogged
—beaten, whipped
colossal
—huge; great in scope