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10 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
derision
indignation
avert
disarming
(noun) ridicule; mockery
(noun) anger as a result of something unjust
(v.) to turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
(adj.) charming, tending to get rid of unfriendliness or susp…
derision
(noun) ridicule; mockery
indignation
(noun) anger as a result of something unjust
10 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
recumbent
contemplate
anguish
ominous
(adj) in a reclining position, lying down, in the posture of…
(v) to consider thoughtfully.
(n) great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (v) to be deep…
(adj) unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
recumbent
(adj) in a reclining position, lying down, in the posture of…
contemplate
(v) to consider thoughtfully.
10 terms
Of Mice and Men SET ONE
Morosely
Imitated
Triumphantly
Brusquely
very sadly
copied, mimicked
victoriously
bluntly, curtly, grumpily
Morosely
very sadly
Imitated
copied, mimicked
10 terms
Of Mice and Men SET TWO
Promptly
Mollified
Pugnacious
Motionless
Quicky, immediately
Soothed, (calmed)
Aggressive, looking for a fight
Still, unmoving
Promptly
Quicky, immediately
Mollified
Soothed, (calmed)
12 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 3
Bewildered
Consoled
Earnestly
Hovered
Confused; bemused
Comforted; assured
Honestly; seriously
Lingered
Bewildered
Confused; bemused
Consoled
Comforted; assured
12 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
Bemused
Cowering
Derision
Reprehensible
Bewildered or confused
Recoiling; hiding
Ridicule, mockery
Guilty; blameworthy
Bemused
Bewildered or confused
Cowering
Recoiling; hiding
12 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
Recumbent
Imperiously
Lumbered
Morosely
lying down; reclining; leaning
domineeringly; like a dictator
moved clumsily or heavily
sadly; gloomily
Recumbent
lying down; reclining; leaning
Imperiously
domineeringly; like a dictator
12 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
Aloof
Appraised
Crestfallen
Disarming
closed; unfriendly; detached
to determine the worth of something
depressed; saddened
removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion, etc. by…
Aloof
closed; unfriendly; detached
Appraised
to determine the worth of something
15 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
aloof
apprehensive
avert
bemuse
adj- cool and reserved
adj- anxious, uneasy
v- to turn away
v- to confuse
aloof
adj- cool and reserved
apprehensive
adj- anxious, uneasy
14 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
Recumbent
Bindle
Imperiously
Juncture
lying down; reclining; leaning
a bundle of belongings
domineeringly; like a dictator
an intersection or crossroads
Recumbent
lying down; reclining; leaning
Bindle
a bundle of belongings
15 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
juncture
mottled
recumbent
stilted
n- a connection, joint
adj- spotted, speckled
adj- reclining, leaning
adj- raised
juncture
n- a connection, joint
mottled
adj- spotted, speckled
20 terms
Ginzer Set 9 (Mice and Men)
spectacles
persuasive
scornful
dignity
Eyeglasses
1. Good at persuading someone to do or believe something. 2.…
(adj.) Expressing offensive reproach; derisive; contemptuous
The inherent and unchanging value of all persons as a direct…
spectacles
Eyeglasses
persuasive
1. Good at persuading someone to do or believe something. 2.…
8 terms
Of Mice and Men set
morosely
slough
mottled
drone
sad, miserable, and/or regretful manner
kill
marked with spots or blemishes
talking in a low, monotonous manner
morosely
sad, miserable, and/or regretful manner
slough
kill
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 3
derogatory
basin
tangle
decisive
expressive of low opinion
a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
disarrange or rumple; dishevel
characterized by decision and firmness
derogatory
expressive of low opinion
basin
a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
10 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
dejected
apologetically
craftily
ominously
sad and depressed; dispirited
containing an apology or excuse for a fault, failure, insult,…
skillful in underhand or evil schemes; cunning; deceitful; sly.
portending evil or harm; foreboding; threatening; inauspicious:
dejected
sad and depressed; dispirited
apologetically
containing an apology or excuse for a fault, failure, insult,…
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 5
retire
scorn
ego
avert
withdraw from active participation
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
an inflated feeling of pride in your superiority to others
turn away or aside
retire
withdraw from active participation
scorn
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
10 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 4
abruptly
peer
reassure
bristle
quickly and without warning
look searchingly
cause to feel confident
a stiff hair
abruptly
quickly and without warning
peer
look searchingly
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 4
subdued
deliberate
creep
chamber
quieted and brought under control
carefully thought out in advance
move slowly
a natural or artificial enclosed space
subdued
quieted and brought under control
deliberate
carefully thought out in advance
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
occupant
splotch
skeptically
liniment
n. one that occupies a position or place
n. an irregularly shaped spot or discolored area
adv. marked by or given to doubt
n. a medicinal fluid rubbed into the skin to soothe pain or r…
occupant
n. one that occupies a position or place
splotch
n. an irregularly shaped spot or discolored area
8 terms
Set 1: Of Mice and Men
complacently
monotonous
subside
entrance
contented to a fault; self-satisfied and unconcerned
sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone; repetitive or lacking…
to lessen; to become less loud, excited, violent, etc.
to fill with delight, wonder, or enchantment
complacently
contented to a fault; self-satisfied and unconcerned
monotonous
sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone; repetitive or lacking…
20 terms
Of Mice and Men: Set 1
Brusquely
Pugnacious
Skeptical
Ominous
(adv.) roughly, harshly
(adj.) aggressive
(adj.) disbelief
(adj.) threatening
Brusquely
(adv.) roughly, harshly
Pugnacious
(adj.) aggressive
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 2
bait
plead
gesture
glimmer
lure, entice, or entrap with bait
appeal or request earnestly
show, express or direct through movement
a flash of light (especially reflected light)
bait
lure, entice, or entrap with bait
plead
appeal or request earnestly
Of Mice and Men Vocabulary Set 2
wryly
bemused
derision
reprehensible
bitterly or sarcastically amusing
lost in thought, preoccupied
ridicule or mockery in an insulting way
deserving blame or punishment; shameful
wryly
bitterly or sarcastically amusing
bemused
lost in thought, preoccupied
26 terms
Of Mice and Men: Set 2
Fawning
Scowl
Disarming
Aloof
(adj.) to seek favor or notice by servile behavior
(v.) to have a gloomy or threatening look
(adj.) removing or capable of removing hostility, suspicion,…
(adj.) at a distance, especially in feeling or interest; apart
Fawning
(adj.) to seek favor or notice by servile behavior
Scowl
(v.) to have a gloomy or threatening look
11 terms
Of Mice and Men Set 1
Mottled
Recumbent
Morosely
Junctures
to mark with spots or blotches of different shades or colors.
lying down, especially in a position of comfort or rest.
sullenly melancholy
a place where two things are joined
Mottled
to mark with spots or blotches of different shades or colors.
Recumbent
lying down, especially in a position of comfort or rest.
8 terms
Of Mice and Men Vocab Set
Morose
Absorbedly
Gingerly
Pugnacious
sullen and ill-tempered; gloomy; brooding.
deeply interested and absorbed; in a preoccupied manner.
in a careful or cautious manner.
eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
Morose
sullen and ill-tempered; gloomy; brooding.
Absorbedly
deeply interested and absorbed; in a preoccupied manner.
18 terms
Of Mice and Men SET 2 :)
Bewildered - past tense verb
Subdue - verb
Aloof - adverb/adjective
Retort - verb
To confuse, puzzle or befuddle someone or something
To quiet or bring under control by physical force or persuasi…
Being emotionally (feelings) or physically (in body or space)…
To answer or reply in a quick witty way
Bewildered - past tense verb
To confuse, puzzle or befuddle someone or something
Subdue - verb
To quiet or bring under control by physical force or persuasi…
Of Mice and Men Vocabulary Set 3
console
writhe
earnestly
hoarse
to comfort someone to lessen grief
to twist or squirm as if in pain
done with serious effort
sounding rough and harsh
console
to comfort someone to lessen grief
writhe
to twist or squirm as if in pain
45 terms
Of Mice and Men
juncture
debris
mottled
recumbent
the shape or manner in which things come together
the remains of something that has been destroyed
having spots or patches of color
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
juncture
the shape or manner in which things come together
debris
the remains of something that has been destroyed
10 terms
Of Mice and Men set #2
Whit
Candy
Lennie
George
likes to read
blames Curley's wife for ruining his dream of having his own…
completely dependent upon George
lies about being Lennie's cousin
Whit
likes to read
Candy
blames Curley's wife for ruining his dream of having his own…
28 terms
OF mice and men Set #1
Bindle
Brusquely
Contemplated
Debris
usually of bedding and other possessions, carried by a hobo.
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough.
to look at or view with continued attention; observe or study…
the remains of anything broken down or destroyed; ruins; rubb…
Bindle
usually of bedding and other possessions, carried by a hobo.
Brusquely
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough.
9 terms
Of Mice and Men Set #1
morosely
pantomime
contemplated
reluctantly
Gloomily; sadly; glumly
Acting without words
considered thoughtfully
Hesitantly; unwillingly
morosely
Gloomily; sadly; glumly
pantomime
Acting without words
15 terms
Of Mice and Men Chapter 1
recumbent
Skittering
Flats
Jungle-up
Describes something that rests or leans against something else
To move or run off quickly with small, scampering steps
A large stretch of level ground
To camp out
recumbent
Describes something that rests or leans against something else
Skittering
To move or run off quickly with small, scampering steps
24 terms
Of Mice and Men
Aloof
hesitated
imperiously
elaborate
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
waited or stopped because of uncertainty
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
to express at greater length or in greater detail
Aloof
Distant physically or emotionally; reserved; indifferent
hesitated
waited or stopped because of uncertainty
Of Mice and Men Vocabulary Set 1
imperiously
brusque
lumber
dejected
done in an overbearing way
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough
to move heavily or clumsily
depressed; disheartened
imperiously
done in an overbearing way
brusque
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough
29 terms
Of Mice and Men
brusquely
lumbered
morosely
mottled
gruffly
moved heavily
glumly, gloomily
spotted
brusquely
gruffly
lumbered
moved heavily
8 terms
Of Mice and Men
Mental Retardation
Cognitive Disability
Physical Disability
Dialog
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
A limitation on a person's functions, mobility, dexterity or…
Written or spoken conversation
Mental Retardation
Now known as Intellectual disability due to impaired intellec…
Cognitive Disability
Having greater difficulty with one or more types of mental ta…
20 terms
Of Mice and Men Vocabulary
tumble
strain
hover
earnestly
fall down, as if collapsing
to draw tight
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth…
Seriously; solemnly; intently
tumble
fall down, as if collapsing
strain
to draw tight
34 terms
Of Mice and Men
anguished
bindle
brusquely
bucking
(v) experiencing intense pain especially mental pain
(n) A bundle, usually of bedding and other possessions, carri…
(adv) in a blunt, direct manner
(v) to throw large bags of grain on a truck
anguished
(v) experiencing intense pain especially mental pain
bindle
(n) A bundle, usually of bedding and other possessions, carri…
10 terms
Of Mice and Men set 5
fawning
monotonous
retort
hover
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying
to reply, esp. in a quick or witty manner
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth…
fawning
gaining the favor of another by acting overly kind or by usin…
monotonous
Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying
14 terms
Of Mice and Men
Pugnacious
Complacent
Apprehensive
Ominous
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
ADJ: uneasy or fearful about something that might happen:
ADJ: mysterious; threatening; spooky
Pugnacious
ADJ: eager or quick to argue, quarrel, or fight.
Complacent
ADJ: pleased, especially with oneself or one's merits, advant…
50 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
What is the meaning of setting?
What is the meaning of plot?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
Setting is when and where a story takes place.
Plot is all of the events that make up a story
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
25 terms
Of Mice and Men
aloof
bemuse
bleat
brusque
(adj.) distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote…
(v.) to cause to be bewildered; confuse
(n.) the characteristic cry of a goat or sheep; a whining, fe…
(adj.) abrupt and curt in manner or speech; discourteously bl…
aloof
(adj.) distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote…
bemuse
(v.) to cause to be bewildered; confuse
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
What is the meaning of setting?
What is the meaning of plot?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
Setting is when and where a story takes place.
Plot is all of the events that make up a story
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
15 terms
Of Mice and Men - Author, Characters & Setting
George Milton
Lennie Small
Curley
Crooks
A migrant worker who travels with his friend Lennie during th…
A slow-witted exceptionally strong man who is very big. He lo…
The ranch owner's son. He is a short man and wears boots with…
The stable hand. The only black character in the novel. He wa…
George Milton
A migrant worker who travels with his friend Lennie during th…
Lennie Small
A slow-witted exceptionally strong man who is very big. He lo…
40 terms
Of Mice and Men
What is the story's setting?
What is the plot of the story?
Describe George
Describe Lennie
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
small, intelligent, short-tempered but a loving and devoted f…
One of the least dynamic characters of the story. He undergoe…
What is the story's setting?
The story's setting is in California in the 1930s.
What is the plot of the story?
Two migrant workers who travel together to different farms. L…
25 terms
'Of Mice and Men: characters, author, and setting review
Candy
George
Carlson
Slim
The 'swamper', only has one hand; a permanent worker on the r…
"An' I ain't bright neither, or I wouldn't be buckin barley f…
The ranch worker who shoots Candy's dog because she is old an…
The 'prince of the ranch' the 'skinner'; handsome and fit
Candy
The 'swamper', only has one hand; a permanent worker on the r…
George
"An' I ain't bright neither, or I wouldn't be buckin barley f…
20 terms
Of Mice and Men
derision
receptive
reprehensible
reverence
ridicule or mockery
to receive
deserving of punishment
deep feeling of awe and respect
derision
ridicule or mockery
receptive
to receive
10 terms
Of Mice & Men Vocabulary Set 1
mottled
slough
imperiously
dejected
adjective/verb; multi-colored
verb; discard
adverb; bossy, domineering
adjective/adverb; in low spirits
mottled
adjective/verb; multi-colored
slough
verb; discard
10 terms
Of Mice & Men Vocabulary Set 2
raptly
wryly
hame
euchre
adverb; totally absorbed, spellbound
adverb; twist or contort
noun; either of the two curved bars holding the traces of the…
noun; card game, uses 32 of the highest cards in the deck
raptly
adverb; totally absorbed, spellbound
wryly
adverb; twist or contort
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