Shared Flashcard Set

Details

Roll of Thunder, Here My Cry: Chapter 1-2
N/A
20
Language - English
6th Grade
10/22/2012

Additional Language - English Flashcards

 


 

Cards

Term
Mortgage
Definition
Repayment if money borrowed for property.
Term
Plantation
Definition
An unusually large farm or estate.
Term
Audiable
Definition
Being able to be heard.
Term
Sharecropping
Definition
When a farmer works on the land and in exchange
Term
Loitering
Definition
To hang around somewhere for no good reason.
Term
Maverick
Definition
Some one who refused to obey the rules.
Term
Welts
Definition
A ridge or bomb caused by a lash or a blow.
Term
Emaciate
Definition
Cause to become very thin
Term
Sinewy
Definition
Vigorous strength; muscular power.
Term
Disposition
Definition
An attitude or mood of someone.
Term
Raucous
Definition
Having a rough or rowdy manner.
Term
Indignant
Definition
Being angry about something that does not seem fair.
Term
Dubious
Definition
Doubtful.
Term
Undaunted
Definition
Fearless
Term
Gully
Definition
A ditch that is made by running water after heavy rains.
Term
Chignon
Definition
A roll or knot of hair worn at the back of the head.
Term
Diction
Definition
Style of speaking or writing as dependent upon choice of words
Term
Pensive
Definition
Thinking in sad things.
Term
Scarlet
Definition
Bright red.
Term
Meticulous
Definition
Showing extreme care about details.
Supporting users have an ad free experience!