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51 terms
Call of the Wild
obscure
imperious
genial
obdurate
Unclear... difficult to understand; partially hidden
(adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing,…
(adj.) cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm
(adj.) stubborn, unyielding
obscure
Unclear... difficult to understand; partially hidden
imperious
(adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing,…
16 terms
Call Of The Wild
gingerly
insular
calamity
menacingly
(adj, adv) with extreme care or caution
(adj) being, having, or reflecting a narrow viewpoint
(n) a serious event causing distress or misfortune
(adv) in a threatening, maliciously or sinisterly manner; dan…
gingerly
(adj, adv) with extreme care or caution
insular
(adj) being, having, or reflecting a narrow viewpoint
24 terms
The Call of the Wild
brumal
ferine
demense
artesian
wintry; relating to winter
savage,wild,untamed, beastly, subhuman
legal possession of land as one's own , realm , territory , d…
relating to the upward movement of water <artesian spring> <a…
brumal
wintry; relating to winter
ferine
savage,wild,untamed, beastly, subhuman
25 terms
The Call Of The Wild
brumal
ferine
demense
artesian
occurring in the winter
savage;wild;untamed
legal possession of land as one's own; realm;territory;domain
a skilled worker
brumal
occurring in the winter
ferine
savage;wild;untamed
103 terms
the call of the wild
sunny
field
weighed
grandchildren
sunny
field
The call of the wild
Demesne
Imperiously
sated aristocrat
trifle egotistical
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
adverb-in a haughty, dictatorial, or overbearing manner
A member of a high up group, noble person
having an inflated idea of one's own importance
Demesne
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
Imperiously
adverb-in a haughty, dictatorial, or overbearing manner
16 terms
Call Of The Wild
gingerly
insular
calamity
menacingly
(adj, adv) with extreme care or caution
(adj) being, having, or reflecting a narrow viewpoint
(n) a serious event causing distress or misfortune
(adv) in a threatening, maliciously or sinisterly manner; dan…
gingerly
(adj, adv) with extreme care or caution
insular
(adj) being, having, or reflecting a narrow viewpoint
11 terms
Call Of The Wild
slouch
slouch
courier
surging
a lazy person
when you do not sit up straight
someone who delivers items
rising up
slouch
a lazy person
slouch
when you do not sit up straight
15 terms
Call of the Wild
brewing
discover
cottage
stable
to begin to form
to find out
a small, simple house, usually on a lake or beach
a building for horses
brewing
to begin to form
discover
to find out
10 terms
Call of the Wild
cayuses
morose
hydrophoby
prowess
any pony or hourses
gloomy, sullen, ill-humored
rabies
bravery, daring
cayuses
any pony or hourses
morose
gloomy, sullen, ill-humored
10 terms
Call of the Wild
slouch
courier
surging
winded
1. lazy person... 2. when you don't sit up straight
someone who delivers items
rising together
out of breath
slouch
1. lazy person... 2. when you don't sit up straight
courier
someone who delivers items
48 terms
Call of the Wild
Prowess
Insubordination
Malingerer
Obliteration
Superior ability, bravery, valor
Not submitting to authority, disobedience
One who pretends illness to avoid work
To remove or destroy all traces of
Prowess
Superior ability, bravery, valor
Insubordination
Not submitting to authority, disobedience
10 terms
call of the wild
auspiciously
cowed
discomfiture
diverse
Favorable; successful
Bullied
Uneasiness; discomfort
different; varied
auspiciously
Favorable; successful
cowed
Bullied
51 terms
Call of the Wild
obscure
imperious
genial
obdurate
Unclear... difficult to understand; partially hidden
(adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing,…
(adj.) cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm
(adj.) stubborn, unyielding
obscure
Unclear... difficult to understand; partially hidden
imperious
(adj.) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing,…
8 terms
Call of the Wild
fangs
wild
tenderfeet
aggressive
long, sharp tooth
not tamed, not controlled
someone who is new at something and needs practice
hostile in going after what you want
fangs
long, sharp tooth
wild
not tamed, not controlled
20 terms
Call of the Wild
nomadic
brumal
ferine
groping
wandering from place to place
wintry
wild; untamed; savage
Reaching blindly
nomadic
wandering from place to place
brumal
wintry
24 terms
The Call of the Wild
Brumal
Ferine
Demense
artesian
occurring in the winter
savage,wild,untamed
legal possession of land as one's own , realm , territory , d…
a skill worker
Brumal
occurring in the winter
Ferine
savage,wild,untamed
10 terms
The Call of the Wild
Cunningly
Malignant
Diabolically
Belligerent
Slyly (Pg.9)
A tumor or growth as either cancerous or not respectively. (P…
Devilishly (Pg. 26-27 digital)
Aggressive (pg. 27 digital)
Cunningly
Slyly (Pg.9)
Malignant
A tumor or growth as either cancerous or not respectively. (P…
45 terms
The Call of the WIld
thick-coated
growl
black out
wagon
густая шерсть
рычать
терять сознание, падать в обморок
вагон, повозка
thick-coated
густая шерсть
growl
рычать
24 terms
The Call of the Wild
brumal
ferine
demense
artesian
wintry; relating to winter
savage,wild,untamed, beastly, subhuman
legal possession of land as one's own , realm , territory , d…
relating to the upward movement of water <artesian spring> <a…
brumal
wintry; relating to winter
ferine
savage,wild,untamed, beastly, subhuman
Call of the Wild
Buck
Spitz
Man with the red sweater
Law of fang
Protagonist in the story. Half St. Bernard and half Scotch sh…
One of Buck's antagonists. He was the lead sled-dog for Perra…
Dog breaker that had Buck first and beat into him that a man…
Never go down in a fight or the surrounding pack will jump in…
Buck
Protagonist in the story. Half St. Bernard and half Scotch sh…
Spitz
One of Buck's antagonists. He was the lead sled-dog for Perra…
11 terms
Call of the Wild, chapter 7
chaff
commingled
debt
imperiously
husks of grain that are separated when the grain is beaten du…
mixed together
to owe money
overbearing, arrogant
chaff
husks of grain that are separated when the grain is beaten du…
commingled
mixed together
25 terms
Chapter 1 - Call of the Wild
arbors
aristocrat
calamity
conciliated
vines
wealthy person
disaster
made friends with
arbors
vines
aristocrat
wealthy person
10 terms
Call of the Wild Chapter 6
ministrations
demonstrative
convalescence
peremptorily
care or attention; aid; assistance
expressing emotion freely
Gradual recovery after an illness
In a commanding manner
ministrations
care or attention; aid; assistance
demonstrative
expressing emotion freely
7 terms
Call of the wild
adjust
crucial
source
suburban
to arrange or change to fit
the important factor that helps and action or decision
the location from which something derives
located or living in a suburb (an area on the edge of a large…
adjust
to arrange or change to fit
crucial
the important factor that helps and action or decision
20 terms
Call of the Wild
supremacy
cautious
ecstasy
quivers
being superior
very careful
extremely happy
moves like jello, jiggles
supremacy
being superior
cautious
very careful
22 terms
Call of the Wild
Judge Miller
Manuel
man in the red sweater
Perrault
Buck's first owner in Santa Clara Valley
sold Buck; works for Judge Miller
beats Buck and teaches him that a man with a club is a lawgiver
bought Buck for $300 from the man in the red sweater
Judge Miller
Buck's first owner in Santa Clara Valley
Manuel
sold Buck; works for Judge Miller
Call of the Wild
Primitive
Tidewater
Booming
Veranda
characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
low-lying coastal land drained by tidal streams
loud or deep sound/voice
a porch along the outside a building
Primitive
characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
Tidewater
low-lying coastal land drained by tidal streams
5 terms
Call of the Wild
crucial
adjust
survive
source
Very important
make a change that makes things work
stay alive through a hard time
the place where something starts
crucial
Very important
adjust
make a change that makes things work
24 terms
Call of the Wild
Klondike
Alaska Gold Rush
Natural Selection
Naturalism
Place where the discovery of gold in 1897 led to the Alaskan…
Miners traveled from across the country looking to get rich i…
Process by which individuals that are better suited to their…
A literary branch of realism which suggested that social cond…
Klondike
Place where the discovery of gold in 1897 led to the Alaskan…
Alaska Gold Rush
Miners traveled from across the country looking to get rich i…
11 terms
Call of the Wild
sated
insular
inexorable
disconsolate
filled up; full
protected; inexperienced
unstoppable; relentless
unhappy; gloomy
sated
filled up; full
insular
protected; inexperienced
15 terms
Call of the Wild
impending
clamity
expliot
besetting
close in time, threatening to happen, approaching
any great misfortune, or cause of misery
a deed or act that is considered great or heroic
attacking from all sides surrounding or hemming in
impending
close in time, threatening to happen, approaching
clamity
any great misfortune, or cause of misery
23 terms
Call of the wild
Ferocity
Solidarity
Arduous
Vigilant
Being savage or beast like
Communities of responsibilities
Difficult
Alert
Ferocity
Being savage or beast like
Solidarity
Communities of responsibilities
17 terms
call of the wild
boundary
deposit
epidemic
foreiger
a dividing line boundary
they would go deposit gold
out of control epidemic
someone form another country foreiger
boundary
a dividing line boundary
deposit
they would go deposit gold
8 terms
Call of the Wild
trifle egotistical
sated aristocrat
imperiously
demesne
your ego is not big but is not small
a person who supplies his social class with as much as or mor…
a way to do something.
land possessed by the lord and not led by tenants
trifle egotistical
your ego is not big but is not small
sated aristocrat
a person who supplies his social class with as much as or mor…
10 terms
call of the wild
Auspiciously
Cowed
Discomfiture
Diverse
In a way that suggests a POSITIVE OUTCOME.
Bullied.... INTIMIDATED.
UNEASE; DISCOMFORT
SEVERAL; VARIOUS
Auspiciously
In a way that suggests a POSITIVE OUTCOME.
Cowed
Bullied.... INTIMIDATED.
24 terms
Call of the Wild
primitive
toil
treachery
futile
unaffected or little affected by civilizing influences; unciv…
work hard
betrayal of trust
Useless; hopeless
primitive
unaffected or little affected by civilizing influences; unciv…
toil
work hard
49 terms
Call of the wild
mammals
reptiles
amphibians
land
ssaki
gady
płazy
ląd
mammals
ssaki
reptiles
gady
Call of the Wild
primitive
interlace
imperious
sate
characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
spin, wind, or twist together
having or showing arrogant superiority to
fill to contentment
primitive
characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
interlace
spin, wind, or twist together
30 terms
call of the wild
wolf
creak
eerie
howl
animal
noise
scary
noisey
wolf
animal
creak
noise
8 terms
Call of the wild
Crucial
Adjust
Survive
Source
Very important
Make a change
Stay alive
Place where something starts
Crucial
Very important
Adjust
Make a change
29 terms
call of the wild
toil
imperious
inseparable
dignity
work hard
having or showing arrogant superiority to
not capable or being split
the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect
toil
work hard
imperious
having or showing arrogant superiority to
30 terms
call of the wild
extinct
compel
hostile
accommodate
no longer in existence
force or oblige
unfriendly; antagonistic
provide lodging or sufficient space for
extinct
no longer in existence
compel
force or oblige
12 terms
Call of the Wild
primitive
interlace
treachery
menacing
happening early in the history of humans and the world, or si…
cross or be crossed intricately together; interweave
betrayal of trust
suggesting the presence of danger; threatening.
primitive
happening early in the history of humans and the world, or si…
interlace
cross or be crossed intricately together; interweave
16 terms
The Call of Wild
Precipitate
Courier
Shirked
Insidious
to throw violently or bring about abruptly; lacking deliberat…
a messenger... one who carries and delivers
neglected or avoided a responsibility
(adj.) intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
Precipitate
to throw violently or bring about abruptly; lacking deliberat…
Courier
a messenger... one who carries and delivers
19 terms
The Call of the Wild
Nomadic
Obscure
Insular
Froth
(adj) wandering; of the life of a ______ (a member of a tribe…
(adj) not clearly expressed; hard to understand; not well-known
(adj) of or having to do with islands or islanders; standing…
(n) foam; foaming saliva coming from the mouth, caused by dis…
Nomadic
(adj) wandering; of the life of a ______ (a member of a tribe…
Obscure
(adj) not clearly expressed; hard to understand; not well-known
26 terms
Call of the wild
demesne
imperiously
sated
aristocrat
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
satisfied fully, indulged to excess
A member of a rich and powerful family
demesne
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
imperiously
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
call of the wild
demesne
imperiously
sated aristocrat
trifle egotistical
possession of land as one's own
domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing
high up/respected/wealthy/powerful
an article or thing of very little value.
demesne
possession of land as one's own
imperiously
domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing
19 terms
Call of the wild
demesne
imperiously
sated aristocrat
trifle egotistical
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
high up/respected/wealthy/powerful
a thing of little value or importance
demesne
Lands set aside for the lord of a manor
imperiously
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
20 terms
Call of the Wild Chapter 2
arduous
appease, appeasement
cadence
despatches
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort
try to please, attempt to keep someone happy
beat or rhythm
v. send off to a destination or for a purpose... n. messages
arduous
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort
appease, appeasement
try to please, attempt to keep someone happy
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