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To Kill a Mockingbird, Chapter 11

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passe
out of fashion
shawls
cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders
ruthless
without mercy or pity
interrogation
an instance of questioning
inaudible
impossible to hear
vicious
marked by deep ill will
apoplectic
overcome with anger
livid
furiously angry
decreed
fixed or established especially by order or command
antagonized
to make hostile or unfriendly
hollered
yelled
baton
a thin tapered rod used by a conductor to direct an orchestra
bedecked
to clothe with finery; decorate
obscurely
in an obscure manner
oppressive
marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior
oppressive
marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior
philippie
a bitter verbal attack
umbrage
a feeling of anger caused by being offended
rectitude
uprightness as a consequence of being honorable and honest
tranquil
free from disturbance
undulate
increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves
disposition
the act or means of getting rid of something
interdict
command against
skulked
to move about steathily
palliation
to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious
viscous
having the properties of glue
cultivated
marked by refinement in taste and manners
reconaissance
A survey made for military purposes
detained
kept in custody
propensity
a natural inclination
morphine
a powerful, addictive drug used to ease pain and bring
cantankerous
stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate