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24 Cards in this Set

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insolent
disrespectful or rude in speech or conduct
ballard
a simple song
embankment
a raised bank or wall
scoffed
an expression of scorn or mockery
murky
very dark or gloomy
gorge
a narrow passage
apprentice
a person who is learning a trade
highwayman
a person who robs travelers on a highway
flummoxes
confuse
apprentice
a person who is learning a trade
chortle
to chuckle
herring
a valuable food fish that is very common in the north atlantic ocean
decisive
having the power to decide, to settle a question or dispute
convict
to find or prove guilty, a person serving a prison sentence
powered wig
a long curly wig that was powdered, known to be worn by Members of Parliment
garlic
A European herb related to onion. Has a strong taste and smell.
broadside
with one side foward, sideways (turned abroadside)
vagabond
moving from place to place without a fixed home
ruffian
a brutal person
villains
an evil person
cockeyed
having a squinting eye, turned or tilted to one side
rogues
a dishonest or wicked person
trifle
something of little value or importance
cutthroat
ruthless