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family under the bridge vocabulary

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niche
a position particulary well suited to the person who occupies it
celluloid
the material used to make film
vagabond
someone who is homeless and moves from a lot; a begger
alms
voluntary contributions to aid the poor
sauerkraut
shredded cabbage that has fermented in its own juice
idly
avoiding work
carcass
the body of a dead animal
chagrin
a dissapointment
pavilion
large and often sumptious tent
gargoyle
an ornament consisting of a grotesquely carved figure of a person or animal
dingy
dirty or faded
fastidiously
in an extremely neat, organized manner
wheedle
influence or urge with gentle wording, caressing, or flattering
tantalizing
tempting
chilblain
an itching sore or redness on the hands or feet caused chiefly by exposure to the cold
indignant
angered at something unjust or wrong
loom
appear very large or occupy a commanding position
butress
a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns
asphalt
a black, tar - like substance used for paving roads
quartet
a group of four people
brazier
a metal container that holds hot coals
meander
to follow a winding, turning course
sodden
wet through and through
quay
a landing place constructed along an edge or body of water
chilblains
an itch or sore on the hands or feet