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Sleepy Hollow

TermDefinition
ramble walk for pleasure, typically without a definite route
barren (of land) too poor to produce much or any vegetation.
idleness laziness; indolence.
nagged annoy or irritate (a person) with persistent fault-finding or continuous urging.
shrill (of a voice or sound) high-pitched and piercing.
knoll a small hill or mound.
rickety (of a structure or piece of equipment) poorly made and likely to collapse.
gully a water-worn ravine. ravine-a deep, narrow gorge with steep sides.
Hessian German soldiers who served as auxiliaries to the British Army during the American Revolutionary War
Cavalryman is a soldier who is in the cavalry, especially one who rides a horse.
Revolutionary War The Revolutionary War (1775-83), also known as the American Revolution, is the War which established independence for the 13 colonies from Great Britain and King George
apparition a ghost or ghostlike image of a person
stallion adult male horse.
lanky (of a person) ungracefully thin and tall.
powwows a North American Indian ceremony involving feasting, singing, and dancing.
charges the responsibility of taking care or control of someone or something.
omens prophetic significance. an event regarded as a portent of good or evil.
whippoorwill North and Central American nightjar (bird) with a distinctive call
whetted excite or stimulate (someone's desire, interest, or appetite).
specters ghost
ornery bad-tempered and combative.
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