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35 terms

Juan de Pareja CH.1

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burgeon
to grow quickly
anguish
suffering
attired
dressed or clothed
contralto
low singing voice for women
divert
to take someone's attention (di = opposite; away)
dirge
songs that used at funeral
capricious
change moods quickly
fatalism
accept bad things because it is the fate
fleeting
happening quickly
frugal
simple, cheap
imperious
bossy, feeling the best
malady
sickness or disease
mass
church service
pest
infectious disease
plume
feather
promenade
walk as in a show
prophetic
being able to see the future
pupil
student; center of the eye
quill
feather pen
rosary
ritual for prayers
sheen
brightness
siesta
afternoon nap
sober
serious, not showy
taciturn
quiet
taffeta
silky fabric
wharf
dock for ships
mantilla
black scarf that used to cover a woman's head
fretful
worried , anxious
feeble
weak
envy
jealous
hastily
quickly
impetuous
changeable
page
servant boy, often to run errands
plague
disease that killed a lot of people
pretext
excuse, fake reason