12 terms

Hatchet: Chapters 13 & 14 Vocabulary

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shallows
an area of low depth in a body of water
tension
the act of stretching something; emotional stress
punky
dried, decayed, poor quality, worthless
smolder
to burn and smoke with little or no flame
shaft
an arrow or spear; the long handle of a weapon
infuriating
to cause anger
sulfurous
a smell that resembles a natural element that has a sharp odor and yellow color
biology
the study of life and living things
impaired
damaged or weakened
mesh
tangles, traps, or netting; interlocking threads of fabric
synonym
a word that means the same or is similar to another word
antonym
a word that means the opposite of another word