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32 Cards in this Set

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scornfully
feeling or showing scorn; contemptuous
lanky
ungracefully tall and thin
defiantly
to defy; adv.
rationed
to distribute equitably; to use sparingly
haughtily
rudely proud in manner that expresses scorn for others
insolent
disrespectful or rude in speech or conduct
dawdled
to spend time idly
specter
ghost
disdainfully
to look with scorn on
belligerently
showing eagerness to fight; quarrelsome
intricate
difficult to resolve or analyze; difficult to follow or understand
sophisticated
very complicated; complex
rueful
mournful; sympathy
frothy
bubbles formed in or on a liquid
trudge
to walk or march steadily and usually with much effort
mock
to make fun of by mimicking
brusque
short and frank in manner or speech as to be impolite
sprawled
to lie or sit with arms and legs spread out; to spread or develop irregularly
trousseau
clothes, accessories, and household linens and wares
stocky
compact, sturdy, and relatively thick in build
exasperate
to cause irritation or annoyance to; to make angry
lingered
to be slow in parting or in quitting something
sprig
a small shoot or twig especially with leaves or flowers
frantically
marked by fast and nervous, disordered, or anxiety-driven activity
intricate
difficult to resolve or analyze; complicated
imperious
urgent
obstinate
stubborn; sticking to an opinion or purpose
synagogue
the house of worship and communal center of a Jewish congregation
sulk
to be moodily silent
facination
to attract and hold by charming qualities
tentatively
not fully worked out or developed; uncertain
courageous
having or characterized by courage; brave