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scour
to clean or birghten something by rubbing it. removing dirt or impurities
I scoured the pan
ornery
ugly and unpleasant in disposition or temper. stubbborn
Huck was very ornery with the widow and Miss. Watson
astute
shrewd and discerning, especially where personal benefit is to be derived
The astute boy just wanted his toys
impetuous
acting in the spur of the moment without considering the consequences.
Huck's actions were impetious when he left and pretended to be murdered
meander
to followan indirect route or course
Huck and Jim meandered down the river, not caring where they ended up
benevolent
showing kindness or goodwill
The benevelont woman gave my sister and I a cookie.
tenacious
tending to stick to a plan with out doubting or changing it.
The tenacious girl only wanted her barbie and nothing else
arduous
requiring hard work or continuous physical effort
The task of rescueing Jim from slavery was extremely arduous
abscond
to run away secretly, esp. to avoid arrest or prosecution
Jim absconded from Miss. Watson's after Huck was murdered