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Outsiders 1-3

Vocabulary from Chapters 1-3

TermDefinition
gallant (Of a person or their behavior) brave; heroic.
sophisticated Having, revealing, or proceeding from a great deal of worldly experience and knowledge of fashion and culture.
practically Virtually; almost.
muttered Say something in a low or barely audible voice, especially in dissatisfaction or irritation.
miserable (Of a person) wretchedly unhappy or uncomfortable.
passionate Showing or caused by strong feelings or a strong belief.
shudder (Of a person) tremble convulsively, typically as a result of fear or revulsion.
mention Refer to something briefly and without going into detail.
quiver Tremble or shake with a slight rapid motion.
pretended Not genuine; assumed.
impatient Having or showing a tendency to be quickly irritated or provoked.
roguish Characteristic of a dishonest or unprincipled person.
incredulous (Of a person or their manner) unwilling or unable to believe something.
nonchalant (Of a person or manner) feeling or appearing casually calm and relaxed; not displaying anxiety, interest, or enthusiasm.
expression A look on someone's face that conveys a particular emotion.
striding Walk with long, decisive steps in a specified direction.
concession A thing that is granted, especially in response to demands; a thing conceded.
motionless Not moving; stationary.
command Give an authoritative order.
stricken Seriously affected by an undesirable condition or unpleasant feeling.
undisturbed uninterrupted.
impatient Having or showing a tendency to be quickly irritated or provoked.
slouched The past tense of slouch; stand, move, or sit in a lazy, drooping way.
perspiration The process of sweating.
suffocate Die or cause to die from lack of air or inability to breathe.
gingerly In a careful or cautious manner.
affection A gentle feeling of fondness or liking.
reputation The beliefs or opinions that are generally held about someone or something.
quiver Tremble or shake with a slight rapid motion.
acquire Buy or obtain (an object or asset) for oneself.
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