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Speckled Band Vocab1

First set of vocabulary words from The Speckled Band

What does it mean to make a deduction? to come to a conclusion based on evidence; make an inference
If someone is looking haggard, how do they look? exhausted, tired due to lack of sleep, anxiety or prolonged suffering
What does native mean? to be born in a particular place or country
What does quarrel mean? to argue
If something is immense, what does it look like? huge
What are gypsies? a group of people who live like nomads, moving all the time, originally from India
What is an estate? a large piece of land that someone owned, out in the country,usually with a mansion on it
If you permit someone to do something, what are you doing? allowing it to happen
abrupt quick and unexpected
corridor hallway
wretched mean; despicable
amid amoung
convulse to shake violently
Created by: eturgeon
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