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Ambled
to walk slow, leisurely
apothecary
an early form of pharmacist
they can also prescribe drugs
assuaged
to lessen or calm
beadle
a minor city official, whose main responsibility is preserving order. Their rank is less than a sheriff and a policeman.
brethren
members of a particular church or sect
corsets
an undergarment that slimms down ladies in places and enhances in others
dictum
a formal statement of a principle
domiciled
a house or place someone lives in
eaves
the lower edge of the roof which usually extends from the house.
foray
when you make foray you go somewhere or do something that is unusual or not usual for you.
human chattels
slaves
impotent
powerless
impudent
shamelessly bold, like you dont care what people think of you.
malevolent
evil
Methodists
members of the a branch of the Prostent Christian denomination
picket
a pointed, sharpened pole or stake
piety
devotion of relgious duties
predilection
a preference or a preferred of doing something
ramrod
rigid,severe,straight
repertoire was vapid
someone's special skills are vapid
scold
someone who finds fault in others
spittoon
a jarlike thing you spit in to (tobbaco juice)
strictures
conditions or rules
taciturn
almost always silent
unsullied
something that has not been touched or use
veranda
a porch with a roof on it
auburn
reddish brown
catawba worms
highly priced in South
catawba worms
highly priced caterpillars
covey
group
condescend
to believe that something is beneath your dignity
crimson
blood red
entailment
a legal situation regarding the use of inherited property
immune
no effect on you
indigenious
particular to a certain region,or country
scrip stamps
paper money (small denominations) issued for temparory emergency use
seceded
to break away
smilax
bright green twinning vine , used to decorate on holidays
sojourn
a brief visit
subsequent mortification
closly after shame or loss of self respect
vexations
something that annoys or causes problems
wallowing illicitly
indulge in something bad or illegal