Good Earth Chapters 1-7
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The point at which a plan or project is realized : the plans have come to fruition sooner than expected.
Deferential respect, a gesture expressing deferential respect, such as a bow or curtsy
Complaining in a petulant or whining manner
Persistent, esp. to the point of annoyance or intrusion
Having gray or white hair; aged
Quench or satisfy (one's thirst)
Feelings of anxiety or dismay, typically at something unexpected
Not feeling or showing emotion
Not showing due respect for another person; impertinent
Make (a marriage or relationship) complete by having sexual intercourse : his first wife refused to consummate their marriage.• complete (a transaction or attempt); make perfect
Dutiful, devoted, compliant, respectful, affectionate, loving.
Ingratiating, obsequious, fawning, servile, groveling, subservient, cringing, himble, hypocritical, insincere, gushing, effusive; glib, smooth, slick, slippery, oily, greasy; smarmy, slimy.
Refusing to obey the orders of a person in authority.
An event regarded as a portent of good or evil
(Of a person) Calm, dependable, and showing little emotion or animation.
having an irritatingly strong and unpleasant taste or smell; angry and bitter
Show or feel elation or jubilation, esp. as the result of a success
Scold or criticize (someone) angrily
A large metal pot with a lid and handle, used for cooking over an open fire
not easily upset or excited ; calm and peaceful, with little movement or activity
The highest point reached by a celestial or other object. The point in the sky or celestial sphere directly above an observer. The time at which something is most powerful or successful.
Very virulent or infectious. 2. Malevolent: In the hands of a malignant fate.