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monkey paw

vocab 1-15

bog wet, spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter
condoling to express sympathy and sorrow
doughty brave
grimace a facial expression usually of disgust, disapproval, or pain
presumptuous going beyond what is right or proper
fakir a Muslim or Hindu religious monk commonly considered a wonder worker
talisman something producing apparently magical or miraculous effects
maligned spoken ill of
credulity tendency to believe too readily
simian of or pertaining to an ape or monkey
avaricious greedy for riches
furtively secretly
apathy lack of interest or concern
fusillade a sound that is like the rapid firing of guns
prosaic commonplace
Created by: prixttiepup