11 terms

blood on the river vocab words ch 5-8

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eavesdropping
listening secretly to a conversation
translator
someone who mediates between speakers of different languages
perseverance
the act or habit of holding to a course of action or belief; persistence; to keep going and not give up
taunt
aggravate by teasing or mocking or criticizing
reluctant
not eager or not willing
toil
Work hard
converge
come together
gloat
to look at or think about with great satisfaction
disembark
to leave or go away from
gullible
naive and easily deceived or tricked
writh
twist; squirm; thrash