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Pit & Pendulum Vocab

Pit and Pendulum Vocabulary

TermDefinition
sentence The punishment for a crime
thrust push hard and fast
faint weak
cell jail room
stagger walking and almost falling
garment clothing
hem sewing around the edge of clothing
nostril part of the nose
pitcher container that you can pour liquid out of
gaze to look
descended going down
suffocate to die from lack of oxygen
invisible can't see
demon devil
escape to get away from someone who wants to hold you
agony intense pain or suffering
merged joined together
clammy cold and sticky, sweaty
abyss a very deep hole in the ground
resolving making a strong decision
hideous very ugly
Created by: wwabbit
 

 



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