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Felicity

Intense happiness

Appertain

To relate to or concern

Chaise

Horse-drawn carriage

Caprice

Change of mood or behavior

Laconic

Using few words

Iniquitous

Morally wrong

Accost

To approuch someone aggressively

Insipidity

Lacking favor

Apothecary

Person who sells medicinal drugs

Quadrille

Trick taking card game with 4 players

Pique

To pride oneself

Tete-tete

A private conversation between two people

Insolent

Arrogant and lack of respect

Ablution

cleaning for religious purpose

Hauteur

Disdainful pride

Derision

Mockery

Eclat

Brilliant display

Parsonage

House that belongs to the clergy

Peevish

Easily irritated

Paltry

Petty and small

Milliner

person who sells woman hats

Spleen

Bad temper

Avowal

Open confession

Jilt

To abandon

Exigence

Urgent need or demand

Indolence

Avoidance of activity/ lazy

Requisite

Made necessary by certain regulations

Untinctured

Unaffected or untouched

Expeditiously

Done with speed

Racked

Cause extreme mental or physical pain

Incurred

Subject to something bad because of your one actions

Nettled

Irritated

Copse

A small Group of trees

Decamping

To depart suddenly

Guinea

A former British coin

Paddock

A small field or enclosure where horses are kept

Foxglove

A tall plant with flowers and spikes typically pink or purple

Moreen

A strong ribbed cotton or wool fabric

Precocious

developed abilities at an earlier age/advanced

Curacy

The office and position of a curate

Pinafore

A small sleepless apron worn over children dresses

Preternatural

Beyond what is normal or natural

Aperture

An oppening hole or gap

Convolvuli

intertwining plants with funnel snapped flowers and weeds

Sable

Black color of fur

Sequestered

Isolate or hidden away

Poltroon

Coward

Gait

A persons manner of walking

Chintz

Printed multicolored coton fabric

Cachination

Laugh loudly

Chilblains

Painful itching swelling of the skin as a result of the cold

Spoony

Sentimentally or foolishly kind and loving

Perfidious

Untrustworthy

Phylactery

Small leather box with hebrew texts

Taciturn

Reserved in speech

Jetty

A port for boats to come in

Cuirass

A piece of armor with a large breast plate

Craggy

Rugged and uneven with steep cliffs

Moiety

Lesser part or portion

Negus

Hot drink with lemon sugar and spices

Dint

Impression ina surface

Diablerie

Sorcery assisted by evil/ witchcraft

Interim

The meantime or waiting period

Effervesce

Enthusiastic

Paterre

A level space in a garden containing flowers

Assiduously

Great care and perseverance

Purloined

To steal away or hide

Victualage

Large food supply

Raillery

Good humored ridicule

Bathos

Mawkishness

Portmanteau

A case or bag to carry clothing in

Seraglio

A Turkish Palace

Mucky

Messy or dirty

Plover

Wading Bird

Elysium

Safe Haven or heaven

Inundation

Abundance or people or things

Bairn

Child

Knoll

A hill or mound

Nectarous

Sugary fluid secreted by plants

Cypher

Decipher a code

Coruscating

Flashing or sparkling

Hewers

People who cut wood

Coquettish

Flirtatious

Morass

Muddy or boggy ground

Tonalities

Character of a piece of music

Tractate

A written works or essay

Fetid

Something that smells really bad

Cloying

Sickening kindness

Linoleum

A floor covering with canvas backing

Matzos

A thin crisp bread eaten by jewish during passover

Acrid

Strong or unpleasant taste

Kaskett

A brimmed hat

Tefillin

A set of small black leather boxes with pieces of the torah

Sallowness

Yellow sickly color

Frond

A leaf or a fern or similar plant

Citron

A shrubby asian tree

Tallis

A fringes shawl worn y jewish men during morning prayers

Stifle

To end by force

Mashpia

The name of the rabbi or religious leader

Rivulets

A small stream or brook

Enshrouding

To hide with a shroud

Galoshes

A waterproof overshoe

Caftan

A long full robe worn at home

Myocardial

The muscular substance of the heart

Infraction

A breach or violation

Tenuous

Lacking reasoning

Bolsheviks

A member of the Russian communest party

Nuisance

A obnoxious or annoying person