32 terms

The Boxcar Children Ch. 3-4

Vocab for the book by Gertrude Chandler
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cover
to place something over or on top of
seem
to think that something is true
thunder
the sound that comes from lightning in a storm
blowing
the movement and sound of wind or air
ahead
in front of
rusty
what happens to metal when it gets old
been
past of "be"
until
up to the time of
"I will not be ready until the car comes."
soon
quickly; in a short time
stood
past tense of stand
"I stand here every day."
"I stood there yesterday."
roll
to turn over and over again
awhile
for a short time
"Please, stay awhile."
beg
to ask for a gift
bush
a small plant with many branches
indeed
to say that something is true
loaf
a whole lump of bread or food
ought
should
hold
to keep in your hands or arms
wag
to move back and forth
poor
to not have enough money to live
handkerchief
a small piece of cloth
pat
to touch gently
thorn
a sharp point on a plant
paw
the foot of an animal that has nails
agreed
to say yes to something
supper
a meal at night
bundle
something or many things gathered together
watchdog
a dog that helps protect people
growl
the sound a dog makes when it is angry
replied
to say something back to a person
tablecloth
a piece cloth that is put over a table
clothesline
string that is tied tightly so that you can hang wet clothes on it to dry

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