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Maniac Magee

Maniac Magee- the chapter book

exactly correct accurate
moving in a clumsy way blundering
crowded; packed crammed
disturbance commotion
lifted hoisted
having a very bad reputation infamous
moving forward suddenly lunging
a person who has extra enthusiasm or desire maniac
apparent; observable obvious
a miserable; unfortunate person wretch
rolling or pitching suddenly lurching
end results conclusions
powerful motivattions or impulses instincts
deadly fatal
choosy; fussy finicky
shrunk back in fear cringed
wrinkling the forehead in anger scowling
looked over quickly scanned
winced; recoiled flinched
uproar; confusion pandemonium
easily understood apparently
to shake with slight movement quiver
number symbols digits
to force open or up pry
parllel bars for blocking an opening grates
aloneness solitude
came together converged
empty vacant
ended expired
climbed up shinnied
hung loosely dangled
speaking in a violent manner ranting
developing and hatching incubating
twistind and bending out of shapes contortions
one who is against another opponent
skill in deception cunning
looking into the future foresight
a guide or guard escort
acts of courtesy compliments
instant;immediate prompt
astonished;amazed dumfounded
a first year player rookie
shabby and dirty sleazy
streaked with gray grizzeled
shaky rickety
complain;grumble grouse
a foolish, eccentric, old person coot
deceptive nonsense blarney
farfetched groused
complete weariness exhaustion
followers trying to over take; chasers pursuers
gigantic;enormous mammoth
weakened; failed languished
went in spite of risk ventured
unwilling reluctant
indifferent to pleasure or pain stoic
a room or closet used to store food pantry
delicate ornamental work filigreed
overwhelmed;dazed;shocked stunned
gloom; bleakness; harsh; grim desolation
limited confined
make known reveal
yelling bellowing
flat prone
jeering scoffing
hitting repeatedly pelting
dangerous perilous
very large in area vast
strut swaggers
small bag with a shoulder strap satchel
mischievous or playful children urchins
dead or decaying flesh carrion
stopped halted
enthusiasm exuberance
given a place to stay sanctuaried
revenge reprisals
overjoyed ecstatic
ridiculous ludicrous
to get by threats extort
disorderly chaotic
dependability stability
to bear with tolerance endure
unspecified vague
moved like waves; suddenly increased surged
grasped tightly clenched
an attack from all sides gauntlet
violently excited seething
twisted wrenched
fantasy; false belief illusion
without specific pattern random
concerned with small details minutely
combining mergings
turned aside veered
Created by: kdunnuck



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