Al Capone Does My Shirts - Chapters 1-5

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embezzlers
people who take money or property when under their care
connivers
people who secretly cooperate in an illegal or wrongful action
convict
a person who has been found guilty of a crime and is sent to prison
convicted
found guilty of an offense
felon
a person who commits a serious crime such as burglary, murder, etc.
morgue
a place where bodies of people found dead are kept until identified or claimed
compartments
separate sections
evasion
getting away with something by tickery
warden
an official in charge of a prison
asylum
place for the care of a large group of helpless people
humane
kind, gentle, and showing mercy
obedient
following orders
tantrums
fits of bad temper
afflictions
cause of suffering or trouble