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Jim Thorpe

vocabulary words

confident believing in yourself
hurdle 1. a barrier for people or horses to jump over in a race 2. something that stands in the way; an obstacle or difficulty
prove to show that a thing is true
rival 1. person who wants and tries to get the same thing as another 2.wanting the same thing as another
boarding school school with buildings where the pupils live during the school term
dormitory a building with many rooms in which people sleep
endurance power to last and to withstand hard wear
manual done with the hands
reservation land set aside by the government for a special purpose
society the people of any particular time or place
inconsolable not able to be comforted; brokenhearted
recruiter a person who gets new members, who gets people to join or come
Created by: lewisf