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A Christmas Carol Vocabulary

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covetous
greedy
morose
ill-humored; sullen
resolute
determined
cordially
friendly
kindred
related
ominous
threatening
destitute
penniless
agitated
disturbed
fettered
chained
susceptible
impressionable
recumbent
reclining, lying down
pedestrian
on foot, walking
supplication
asking for humbly or earnestly
remonstrated
protested
melancholy
sad
condescension
patronizing
capacious
large
benevolence
kindness, good natured
sordid
filthy, vile
adversary
opponent
prodigiously
huge
consolation
comfort, compassion
disdaining
scornful
facetious
good-humor, merry
officious
meddlesome, self-important
ubiquitous
being everywhere
odious
hateful
livid
angry, furious
execrable
bad, offensive
precepts
practical rules of conduct
encompass
surround
latent
dormant
obscure
unclear
infamous
notoriously bad
loiter
linger
detestation
intense dislike
relents
softens in attitude or temper
essence
spirit
inexorable
relentless
intercedes
pleads on one's behalf
dispelled
scattered, vanished
extravagance
luxury
illustrious
joyous
recompensed
repaid
blithe
glorious
portly
fat
unanimity
complete agreement
feign
fake
alteration
change
abstinence
avoidance