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The Pearl Vocabulary Chapter 4-6

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collusion
conspiracy, secret operation
legerdemain
slight of hand, trickery with hand movements
countenanced
to tolerate or approve something
tithe
financial support for church
petulant
sulky, irritable
remote
distant, far away
lethargy
laziness or indifference
gibbered
talked rapidly
skirled
screamed, screeched
spurned
scorned, reject with contempt
goading
prodding, urging someone onward
stalwart
sturdy, strong, faithful
hummock
a little hill or rise in the land
divert
distract
essence
nature of, the main part of something
meager
scanty, inadequate
fatigue
tiredness
illumined
gave light to
edifice
imposing structure
leprosy
a disfiguring disease
waning
shrinking to a new moon
covert
hiding place
monotonous
repetitive and boring
sentinel
guard
monolithic
formed from a single block
escarpment
a long cliff
intercession
a prayer said on the behalf of another person
malignant
harmful