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Roll of Thunder, Here My Cry chapters 5-6
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Language - English
6th Grade
11/17/2012

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mercantile
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(n)A place where there is buying and selling of merchandise.
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revolt
Definition
(v)To rise up against a government or an authority.
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bewildered
Definition
(v)To confuse someone by giving them a lot of things to worry about.
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obnoxious
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(adj)Very disagreeable;argumentative.
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promenade
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(n)A place where you can take a pleasant stroll.
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subdued
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(v)To reduce the brightness of something.
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mute
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(adj)Unable to speak.
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reprimand
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(v)To scold or to punish.
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prevail
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(v)Overcome;win.
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moping
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(adj)to be in a sad way, gloomy mood.
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furrowed
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(v)Making a narrow groove in something.
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veranda
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(n)A long open porch without a roof.
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malevolent
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(adj)Showing dislike for something or someone.
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snidely
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(adv)being insulted.
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sulk
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(v)To pout.
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languid
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(adj)being weak from exhaustion.
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moderate
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(adj)Neither very much;or very little.
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luxury
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(n)Something that you want, but you don't necessarily need.
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vanity
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(n)Being extremely proud about your looks or abilities.
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wheedle
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(v)To persuade with words or acts.
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recoiled
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(v)To draw back;start or shrink back.
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balked
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(v)To stop, as at an obstacle, and refuse to proceed or to do something specified.
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aloofness
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(n)The quality of state or a distant, cold, or uninterested.
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