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18 terms
The Old man and sea Vocabulary
skiff
gaff
benevolent
phosphorescence
a small, light boat
a stick with a hook for landing large fish
well-meaning, kind
light emitted without heat
skiff
a small, light boat
gaff
a stick with a hook for landing large fish
Old man and the sea
Skiff
Salao
Gaff
Furled
Any type of boat small enough for one person
The worst form of unlucky
Iron hook with handle for landing large fish
To gather unto a compact roll and bind securely
Skiff
Any type of boat small enough for one person
Salao
The worst form of unlucky
13 terms
Old Man and The Sea Vocab
Skiff
Gaff
Gaunt
Thwart
n. any of various types of boats small enough for sailing or…
n. an iron hook with a handle for landing large fish; spar ri…
extremely thin and bony; haggard and drawn, as from great hun…
v. to oppose successfully; prevent from accomplishing a purpo…
Skiff
n. any of various types of boats small enough for sailing or…
Gaff
n. an iron hook with a handle for landing large fish; spar ri…
old man and the sea vocab
virtue
attain
resolution
contempt
the quality of doing what is right (n)
gain with effort (v)
a decision to do something or behave in a certain manner (n)
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike (n)
virtue
the quality of doing what is right (n)
attain
gain with effort (v)
20 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
Skiff
Gaff
Benevolent
Phosphorescence
A small rowboat or sailboat
A spear or spear head for taking fish or turtles
Having or showing goodwill
The property of emitting light without easily perceptible hea…
Skiff
A small rowboat or sailboat
Gaff
A spear or spear head for taking fish or turtles
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
annulled
bight
bodega
burnished
declare invalid
the middle part of a rope, as distinguished from the ends; th…
a small grocery store, especially in a Spanish-speaking neigh…
polish by rubbing; to enhance or perfect
annulled
declare invalid
bight
the middle part of a rope, as distinguished from the ends; th…
20 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
Gaunt
Grippes
tentative
lash
extremely thin and bony
flus
unsure, hesitant
to bind or fasten with a rope or cord
Gaunt
extremely thin and bony
Grippes
flus
25 terms
Old Man and the Sea
skiff
furled
phosphorescence
ineffectual
a shallow boat for one person
to fold up and curl
luminous light being emitted
not having the desired effect
skiff
a shallow boat for one person
furled
to fold up and curl
10 terms
old man and the sea vocab
skiff
gaunt
thwart
relics
small boat
emaciated
rower's seat
mementos
skiff
small boat
gaunt
emaciated
Quotes: Old Man and the Sea
"I'll stay with you until I am dead"
"killed him for pride"
"fish...I love and respect you"
"but that was the thing i was born for"
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"I'll stay with you until I am dead"
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"killed him for pride"
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Old Man and the Sea Vocab
gaunt
benevolent
erosion
thwart
adj. very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
adj. showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
n. the process of wearing or grinding something down
v. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
gaunt
adj. very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
benevolent
adj. showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
Old Man and the Sea Vocabulary
Skiff (n)
Gaff (n)
Gaunt (adj)
Harpoon (n)
A boat small enough to be sailed or rowed by one person
An iron hook with a handle for landing large fish
Extremely thin from great hunger
A spear-like point attached to the end of a rope
Skiff (n)
A boat small enough to be sailed or rowed by one person
Gaff (n)
An iron hook with a handle for landing large fish
Old Man and the Sea
Iceberg Principle
Coping Mechanisms
Relationship With the Fish
Flashbacks
Using short sentences, using short first paragraphs, and usin…
1. Relationship With the Fish... 2. Flashbacks... 3. Personificatio…
"'The fish is my friend too,' he said aloud."
Wrestling scene
Iceberg Principle
Using short sentences, using short first paragraphs, and usin…
Coping Mechanisms
1. Relationship With the Fish... 2. Flashbacks... 3. Personificatio…
24 terms
Old man and the Sea Vocab
skiff
harpoon
erosion
relic
a small boat propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
the process of wearing or grinding something down
something of sentimental value
skiff
a small boat propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
harpoon
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
25 terms
the old man and sea
skiff
harpoon
erosion
humility
a small boat propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
a process of wearing or grinding something down
a disposition to be humble
skiff
a small boat propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
harpoon
a spear with a barbed point for catching large fish
18 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
Benevolent
Sustenance
Malignancy
Resolution
well meaning and kindly
food and drink regarded as a source of strength; nourishment
the quality of being evil or malevolent; having or showing a…
the quality of being determined or resolute; purposeful or wa…
Benevolent
well meaning and kindly
Sustenance
food and drink regarded as a source of strength; nourishment
27 terms
old man and the sea vocab
benevolent
thwart
attained
humility
characterized by or suggestive of doing good
a seat across a boat on which a rower may sit
gained as an objective; achieved
marked by meekness or modesty in behavoir
benevolent
characterized by or suggestive of doing good
thwart
a seat across a boat on which a rower may sit
50 terms
Old Man and the Sea - Vocabulary
skiff
gaff
gaunt
benevolent
a small boat
hooking pole
thin
good
skiff
a small boat
gaff
hooking pole
50 terms
Old Man and the Sea- Vocabulary
skiff
gaff
gaunt
benevolent
a small boat
hooking pole
thin
good
skiff
a small boat
gaff
hooking pole
10 terms
Old Man and the Sea
skiff
thwart
gaunt
relics
small boat
a rowers seat
lean and haggard, especially because of suffering, hunger, or…
mementos
skiff
small boat
thwart
a rowers seat
Old Man and the Sea: Vocabulary
Furled
Gaunt
Benevolent
Hoisted
Wrapped or rolled (as a sail or flag) close to or around some…
Excessively thin or angular; lean
Suggestive of good will; kind
Raised into position; lifted
Furled
Wrapped or rolled (as a sail or flag) close to or around some…
Gaunt
Excessively thin or angular; lean
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
benevolent
subdue
relic
bodega
intending or showing kindness
put down by force or intimidation
something of sentimental value
small shop selling groceries, especially in a Hispanic area
benevolent
intending or showing kindness
subdue
put down by force or intimidation
53 terms
Old Man and the Sea- Vocabulary
skiff
gaff
gaunt
benevolent
a small boat
hooking pole
thin
good
skiff
a small boat
gaff
hooking pole
22 terms
Old Man and the Sea test
Benevolent
Resolution
Iridescent
Contempt
Characterized by or suggestive of doing good
Firm determination
Producing a display of lustrous, rainbow like colors
Scorn; disparaging or haughty disdain
Benevolent
Characterized by or suggestive of doing good
Resolution
Firm determination
Old Man and the Sea
Connotation
Denotation
Iceberg theory
Code hero
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
The dictionary definition of a word
A modernist approach to prose in which the underlying meaning…
An idea created by Ernest Hemingway that many of his characte…
Connotation
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
Denotation
The dictionary definition of a word
Old Man and the Sea
Furled
Gaunt
Fathom
Current (water)
Roll or fold up and secure neatly
Extremely thin or bony due to hunger
A unit of length equal to six feet, used to measure the depth…
The flow of water, like a stream
Furled
Roll or fold up and secure neatly
Gaunt
Extremely thin or bony due to hunger
15 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
interstitial
parable
Providence
conscientious
of the space between two things
A short story illustrating a moral lesson
The divine guidance of God
thoughtful empathetic and attentive to detail
interstitial
of the space between two things
parable
A short story illustrating a moral lesson
20 terms
Old Man and the Sea
Undulation
Gaunt
Gelantinous
Iridescent
wavelike motion
thin and bony
like jelly
intensely bright
Undulation
wavelike motion
Gaunt
thin and bony
old man and the sea
furled
benevolent
hoisted
resolution
wrapped or rolled close to or around something
suggest of good will, kind
raised into position
the act of being determined; the act of dealing with a situat…
furled
wrapped or rolled close to or around something
benevolent
suggest of good will, kind
Old man and the sea
Skiff
Harpoon
Erosion
Humility
A small boat
Spear with a barded point
Grinding something down
Lack of false pride
Skiff
A small boat
Harpoon
Spear with a barded point
old man and the sea
Furled
Gaunt
Benevolent
Hoisted
Wrapped it rolled around something
Excessive thin or lean
Goodwill and kind
Lifted
Furled
Wrapped it rolled around something
Gaunt
Excessive thin or lean
38 terms
Old Man and the Sea - vocab
Undulation
Skiff
Dispersed
Gaunt
Wavy motion
Small boat
Scattered
Thin
Undulation
Wavy motion
Skiff
Small boat
15 terms
Old Man and the Sea
undulation
imperceptible
resolution
malignancy
rising and falling in waves
not sensible, suttle
determining on a course of action
evil tumor; cancer
undulation
rising and falling in waves
imperceptible
not sensible, suttle
Old Man and The Sea Vocab
Undulation
Gaunt
Gelatinous
Iridescent
wavelike motion
Thin and bony
Like like jelly
intensely bright
Undulation
wavelike motion
Gaunt
Thin and bony
20 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
ag
cede
cis
naus, naut
to drive or conduct
yield
to cut
navigation
ag
to drive or conduct
cede
yield
Old Man and the Sea Vocabulary
stricken
phosphorescent
thwart
straggler
past participle of strike.
Phosphorescence is light emitted after exposure to radiation,…
prevent (someone) from accomplishing something.
To move or proceed slowly or in a scattered or irregular group.
stricken
past participle of strike.
phosphorescent
Phosphorescence is light emitted after exposure to radiation,…
20 terms
old man and the sea
gaff
furled
benevolent
gaunt
iron pole with a hook at the end
to gather into a compact roll
characterized by goodwill
thin
gaff
iron pole with a hook at the end
furled
to gather into a compact roll
Old Man and The Sea
he taught him to fish
sharks eat/attack it
when he looks back and sees the tail o…
all day all night
why is manloin so devoted to santiago
what happens to the marlin
whats the most pathetic part of the novel?
how long did santiagos arm wrestling match last
he taught him to fish
why is manloin so devoted to santiago
sharks eat/attack it
what happens to the marlin
Old Man and the Sea Vocabulary
skiff
gaff
benevolent
marlin
a small boat
pole using for hooking large fish
kind and generous
large, saltwater gamefish with spearlike upper jaw
skiff
a small boat
gaff
pole using for hooking large fish
10 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
gaunt
conscientious
humility
leprous
Extremely thin and bony; haggard and drawn, as from great hun…
1.governed by conscience; controlled by or done according to…
the quality or condition of being humble; modest opinion or e…
1. affected by leprosy... 3. covered with scales
gaunt
Extremely thin and bony; haggard and drawn, as from great hun…
conscientious
1.governed by conscience; controlled by or done according to…
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
skiff
furled
gaunt
phosphorescence
small boat
rolled up and secured
Very thin
luminous appearance
skiff
small boat
furled
rolled up and secured
70 terms
Old Man and the Sea vocab
skiff
salao
gaff
furled
a small boat with oars and a sail
the worst form of unlucky
a social blunder
rolled up
skiff
a small boat with oars and a sail
salao
the worst form of unlucky
38 terms
Old man and the sea
santiago
manolin
cienfuegos
el campeon
old man from havana cuba
age 10-12, boy who used to fish with santiago
black man who arm wrestled santiago, this lasted 1 day and 1…
santiagos nickname after he won an arm wrestle battle
santiago
old man from havana cuba
manolin
age 10-12, boy who used to fish with santiago
27 terms
Old Man and the Sea Vocab
Rapier
Endures
Convulsively
Sustenance
Light, sharp-pointed sword used for thrusting
To carry on through despite hardships
Shaking/agitating violently with irregular and involuntary mu…
Something that sustains life/health
Rapier
Light, sharp-pointed sword used for thrusting
Endures
To carry on through despite hardships
29 terms
Old Man and The Sea Vocab
Thole Pins
Gaff
Harpoon
Furled
( noun )... A pin or either of two pins, inserted into a gunwale…
( noun )... An iron hook with a handle for landing large fish
( noun )... A barbed, spear like missile attached to a rope and…
( verb )... To gather into a compact roll and bind
Thole Pins
( noun )... A pin or either of two pins, inserted into a gunwale…
Gaff
( noun )... An iron hook with a handle for landing large fish
Old Man and the Sea
Skiff
Gaff
Benevolent
Phosphorescence
A small rowboat
A spearhead for taking fish and turtles
Having or showing goodwill
The property of emitting light without easily perceptible hea…
Skiff
A small rowboat
Gaff
A spearhead for taking fish and turtles
16 terms
Old man and the sea
skiff
gaff
harpoon
mast
small boat
a stick with a hook, or a barbed spear, for landing large fish.
a spear with a shaft and barbed point for throwing
a tall upright post, spar, or other structure on a ship or bo…
skiff
small boat
gaff
a stick with a hook, or a barbed spear, for landing large fish.
23 terms
old man and the sea vocab
gaff
benevolent
shaft
tholepins
a spear
a kind generous person
the long, narrow part of the weapon, tool or instrument
either of a pair of pins set in the gunwhale of a boat to hol…
gaff
a spear
benevolent
a kind generous person
Old man and the sea
Commenced
Prisms
Myriad
Annulled
Began; initiated; started
Crystals which produce rainbow colors when light passes throu…
Innumerable; countless
Obliterated; neutralized
Commenced
Began; initiated; started
Prisms
Crystals which produce rainbow colors when light passes throu…
20 terms
Old Man and the Sea vocab
Fathom
Coil
Iridescent
Gelatinous
a unit of length equal to six feet (approximately 1.8 m), chi…
a length of something wound or arranged in a spiral or sequen…
showing luminous colors that seem to change when seen from di…
having a jellylike consistency.
Fathom
a unit of length equal to six feet (approximately 1.8 m), chi…
Coil
a length of something wound or arranged in a spiral or sequen…
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