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12 terms
Pearl Chapter 1-2
parable
undulating
incandescence
dank
a simple story of everyday life with a moral... For example: Mor…
to move in a wavelike motion; displaying a smooth side-to-sid…
the emission of light (visible light) by a body, usually caus…
unpleasantly moist or humid; damp and often chilly
parable
a simple story of everyday life with a moral... For example: Mor…
undulating
to move in a wavelike motion; displaying a smooth side-to-sid…
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The Pearl, vocab #2
judicious
subjugation
furtive
semblance
using or showing good judgment
to bring under control; to enslave
stealthy; secretive; sly; shifty
a false appearance
judicious
using or showing good judgment
subjugation
to bring under control; to enslave
20 terms
Pearl 2
aevum
ante
bellum
capere
age
before
war
to take
aevum
age
ante
before
18 terms
Pearl 2
Purr
Transfigured
Legerdemain
Benedition
low vibration noise a cat makes.
To transform into something more beatiful
Skillful use of one's hands when preforming conjuring tricks
blessing
Purr
low vibration noise a cat makes.
Transfigured
To transform into something more beatiful
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The Pearl Chapter 1&2 Vocabulary
avarice
bougainvillea
plaintively
detachment
(noun) greed
( noun) a colorful tropical flower
(adverb) sadly, mournfully
disinterest
avarice
(noun) greed
bougainvillea
( noun) a colorful tropical flower
10 terms
The pearl 2
disparagement
Subjugation
Countenance
Benign
Something that derogates or cads in a bad light
Bringing under control; enslavement
Appearance, especially the look or the expression of the face
Having a kindly disposition; gracious, showing or expression
disparagement
Something that derogates or cads in a bad light
Subjugation
Bringing under control; enslavement
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The Pearl #2
The town is like a nervous system.
He wanted to know if Kino and Juana ow…
The author wanted to show how greedy t…
He had something everyone wanted and p…
To what does the author compare the new traveling through the…
Why does the priest wonder "whether he had baptized Kino's ba…
What was the author's purpose for having the doctor see himse…
How did Kino become "everyone's enemy"?
The town is like a nervous system.
To what does the author compare the new traveling through the…
He wanted to know if Kino and Juana ow…
Why does the priest wonder "whether he had baptized Kino's ba…
The Pearl 2
indigent
consolation
poultice
consecrated
Poor
comfort
remedy or treatment
sacred
indigent
Poor
consolation
comfort
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the pearl 2
bulwark
undulating
obscured
perceptible
a blockade whether figurative or metaphorically, protection f…
moving back and forth in a fluid-like motion
cover, hidden
able to seen or recognize
bulwark
a blockade whether figurative or metaphorically, protection f…
undulating
moving back and forth in a fluid-like motion
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The Pearl (2)
mirage
rampart
lucent
extravagant
unreal reflection; optical illusion
a wall or bank raised around a fort, a city, or other area fo…
to shine
recklessly wasteful
mirage
unreal reflection; optical illusion
rampart
a wall or bank raised around a fort, a city, or other area fo…
22 terms
The Pearl Vocabulary (Ch. 2)
estuary (18)
Nayarit (18)
lateen (18)
botete (18)
the mouth of a river, where the tide meets the stream
located in western Mexico
a triangular sail on a boat
a spotted fish
estuary (18)
the mouth of a river, where the tide meets the stream
Nayarit (18)
located in western Mexico
The Pearl - chapters 1-2
avarice
detachment
discontent
estuary
n. extreme greed for material wealth
n. avoiding emotional involvement
n. a longing for something better than the present situation;…
n. the wide part of a river where it nears the sea
avarice
n. extreme greed for material wealth
detachment
n. avoiding emotional involvement
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pearl 2
bulwark
undulating
obscured
perceptible
protect form danger or loss
moving back and forth
covered, hidden
able to be seen or reconized
bulwark
protect form danger or loss
undulating
moving back and forth
pearl 2
bulwark
undulating
obscured
perceptible
blockade
moving in a fluid like motion
covered, hidden
able to be seen or recognized
bulwark
blockade
undulating
moving in a fluid like motion
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Pearl #2
Discontentedly
Benign
Contemptuous
Entranced
Not happy with your situation, position, ect. : not content
Not causing death or serious injury
Feeling or showing deep hatred or disapproval: feeling or sho…
Fill (someone) with wonder delight, holding their entire atte…
Discontentedly
Not happy with your situation, position, ect. : not content
Benign
Not causing death or serious injury
Pearl #2
Disparagement
Subjugation
Countenance
Benign
Something that derogates or casts in a bad light
Bringing under control; enslavement
Appearance; especially the look or expression of the face
Having a kindly disposition; gracious, showing or expression…
Disparagement
Something that derogates or casts in a bad light
Subjugation
Bringing under control; enslavement
Pearl 2
Benign
Spurned
Lethargy
Edifice
Good natured; harmless
Kicked; rejected
Laziness or indifference
Improving structure
Benign
Good natured; harmless
Spurned
Kicked; rejected
18 terms
The Pearl Chapter 1 and 2
blustered
detachment
determination
discontent
blustered
detachment
20 terms
The Pearl Chapter 1 & 2
The Baja Peninsula, La Paz, Mexico
Good, evil, and inequality
Scorpion
Eight small misshapen seed pearls
Where is The Pearl set?
The Pear is a parable about...
What stings Coyotito?
What does Kino offer the doctor as payment?
The Baja Peninsula, La Paz, Mexico
Where is The Pearl set?
Good, evil, and inequality
The Pear is a parable about...
pearl 2
bulwark
undulating
obscured
perceptible
blockade; protection from danger
moving back and forth
covered
able to see
bulwark
blockade; protection from danger
undulating
moving back and forth
12 terms
LA The Pearl #2
Tithe
Ramparts
Benign
Collusion
(+/-) noun. a sum of payment or tax, often to the church. ... Th…
(+) noun. a protective barrier.... The goats raced up the broad…
(+) adj. showing kindness or gentleness.... The benign teacher g…
(-) noun. a secret agreement especially for a deceitful purpo…
Tithe
(+/-) noun. a sum of payment or tax, often to the church. ... Th…
Ramparts
(+) noun. a protective barrier.... The goats raced up the broad…
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The Pearl Ch. 1 and 2
ceaseless
reassuring
frantically
strenuous
unceasing; continual; never-ending; constant
restoring to confidence; make less fearful or worried
wild with anger, pain, worry; frenzied
vigorous; active; arduous; needing or showing great effort or…
ceaseless
unceasing; continual; never-ending; constant
reassuring
restoring to confidence; make less fearful or worried
Pearl Chap 1 and 2
Reflect
reassure
timid
interval
show an image of
give or restore confidence in
showing fear and lack of confidence
the difference in pitch between two notes
Reflect
show an image of
reassure
give or restore confidence in
The Pearl #2
The town is like a nervous system.
He wanted to know if Kino and Juana ow…
The author wanted to show how greedy t…
He had something everyone wanted and p…
To what does the author compare the new traveling through the…
Why does the priest wonder "whether he had baptized Kino's ba…
What was the author's purpose for having the doctor see himse…
How did Kino become "everyone's enemy"?
The town is like a nervous system.
To what does the author compare the new traveling through the…
He wanted to know if Kino and Juana ow…
Why does the priest wonder "whether he had baptized Kino's ba…
The Pearl #2
countenanced
legerdemain
lethargy
escarpment
faced; put up with
sleight of hand; trickery
weariness; lack of energy
a steep slope
countenanced
faced; put up with
legerdemain
sleight of hand; trickery
THE PEARL 2
Benign
sentinel
Spurned
goading
Good nature
guard
Rejected
provoking
Benign
Good nature
sentinel
guard
THE PEARL 2
benign
sentinel
spurned
goading
Good nature
guard
Rejected
provoking
benign
Good nature
sentinel
guard
THE PEARL 2
benign
sentinel
spurned
goading
good natured
guard
rejected
urge an influence
benign
good natured
sentinel
guard
The Pearl 2
Contemptous
Petulant
Curiosity
Detachment
Showing contempt,scornful
Childish,sulky,road tempered
A strong desire to know something
The state of being detached,aloof
Contemptous
Showing contempt,scornful
Petulant
Childish,sulky,road tempered
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The Pearl #2
Bulwark
undulating
Obscured
perceptible
noun: a blockade weather figuratively or metaphorically prote…
verb: moving back and forth in a fluid- like motion
adj: covered, hidden
adj: able to be seen or recognized
Bulwark
noun: a blockade weather figuratively or metaphorically prote…
undulating
verb: moving back and forth in a fluid- like motion
10 terms
THE PEARL #2
Monolithic
Irresolute
Petulant
Intercede
Large & unchanging
Not certain about what to do
Having or showing the attitude of people who become angry or…
To try to help settle an argument or disagreement with two or…
Monolithic
Large & unchanging
Irresolute
Not certain about what to do
10 terms
The Pearl #2
Benign
Countenance
Countenance
Legerdemain
Not causing harm or damage
The appearance of a persons face (expression
To accept, support, or approve of something
Skilled in using your hands to perform magic tricks
Benign
Not causing harm or damage
Countenance
The appearance of a persons face (expression
10 terms
The pearl 2
Avarice
Cozened
Escarpment
Freshet
Ignorance cruel (noun)
Cheated tricked(verb)
Cliff like ridge of land(noun)
Freshwater stream (noun)
Avarice
Ignorance cruel (noun)
Cozened
Cheated tricked(verb)
The pearl #2
discontentedly
benign
contemptuous
entranced
not happy with your situation or position
not causing harm or damage
feeling or showing deep hatred or disapproval
to fix someone with delight and wonder
discontentedly
not happy with your situation or position
benign
not causing harm or damage
The Pearl 2
Bulwark
Deliberately
Estuary
Gloating
Defensive wall of earth
With intention
Where river meets sea tide
Expressing great self-satisfaction
Bulwark
Defensive wall of earth
Deliberately
With intention
24 terms
The Pearl 2
Extravagant
Substantial
Graft
Vigor
Excessive with money
Important;Essential;Real
To mix living tissue
Strength or energy of the body or mine
Extravagant
Excessive with money
Substantial
Important;Essential;Real
10 terms
The pearl 2
Disparagement
Subjugation
Countenance
Benign
Something that derogates or casts in a bad light
Bringing under control; enslavement
Appearance, especially the look or the expression of the face
Having a kindly disposition; gracious, showing or expressing…
Disparagement
Something that derogates or casts in a bad light
Subjugation
Bringing under control; enslavement
the pearl #2
Benign
Spurned
Lethargy
Edifice
good nature
reject with disdain or contempt.
laziness
large imposing structure
Benign
good nature
Spurned
reject with disdain or contempt.
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The Pearl Ch. 1 - 2
detachment
fiesta
scorpion
foe
a separating from
a party
an animal with a poisonous stinger
enemy
detachment
a separating from
fiesta
a party
The Pearl Chapter 1-2
Detachment
Indigent
Avarice
Indigene
A sense of being objective or aloof.
Poor, needy.
Extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
An indigenous person.
Detachment
A sense of being objective or aloof.
Indigent
Poor, needy.
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pearl 2
define acceleration
unbalanced forces can cause an object…
what 2 factors affect gravitational at…
what are 2 unbalanced forces on earth…
the rate at which velocity changes
start moving, stop moving, change direction
mass and distance
friction and gravity
define acceleration
the rate at which velocity changes
unbalanced forces can cause an object…
start moving, stop moving, change direction
14 terms
The Pearl chapter 1&2
covey
feinted
pulque
plaintively
A small flock of birds
a quick movement that you make to trick an opponent
(n) a fermented milky drink made from the juice of agave plan…
sorrowfully
covey
A small flock of birds
feinted
a quick movement that you make to trick an opponent
14 terms
The Pearl Chapter 2
botete
braced
bulwark
deftly
(n.) a poisonous fish
(v.) put weight against something to hold it steady or balanced
(n.) a defensive wall, a stronghold
(adv.) skillfully
botete
(n.) a poisonous fish
braced
(v.) put weight against something to hold it steady or balanced
The Pearl 2
Who is Juan Tomas?
Who is Apolonia?
Who are the beggars?
Who is Kino?
Kino's brother
Juan Tomas's wife
Know everything that happens in the town
Father of Coyotito and husband of Juana
Who is Juan Tomas?
Kino's brother
Who is Apolonia?
Juan Tomas's wife
Pearl:2
benign
collusion
disparge
germane
harmless (adj)
conspiracy (noun)
to bad mouth someone (verb)
relevant (adj)
benign
harmless (adj)
collusion
conspiracy (noun)
10 terms
Pearl Vocab List #2
Coagulate
Petulant
Covert
Germane
To change from a fluid into a thickened mass; curdle
Showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially over a trifl…
Thick undergrowth where animals hide
Pertinent; important to the topic at hand
Coagulate
To change from a fluid into a thickened mass; curdle
Petulant
Showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially over a trifl…
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"The Pearl" Chap. 1-2
plaintively (adv)
subsequent (adj)
consolation (n)
estuary (n)
sadly, mournfully
coming after, following
comfort
broad mouth of a river that flows into the ocean
plaintively (adv)
sadly, mournfully
subsequent (adj)
coming after, following
10 terms
The Pearl Vocab List 2
Coagulating
Contempt
Monstrosity
Lethargic
becoming a soft semi-solid mass
Disdain; hatred
Anything unnaturally huge or distorted.
tired; without energy
Coagulating
becoming a soft semi-solid mass
Contempt
Disdain; hatred
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Pearl Harbor (2)
Pearl Harbor
Attack
Japan
Surprise
A major United States naval Base in Hawaii.
Take aggressive action against (a place or enemy forces) with…
Island-nation in the northwest Pacific Ocean of the cost of t…
An unexpected or astonishing event, fact, or thing.
Pearl Harbor
A major United States naval Base in Hawaii.
Attack
Take aggressive action against (a place or enemy forces) with…
10 terms
Pearl2
Judicious
Essence
Residue
Precipitated
Wise
Inward nature
Remainder
Created
Judicious
Wise
Essence
Inward nature
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