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Flashcards in Ch10- Scarlet Letter Deck (13):
1

GRIPE

(n.) clutch; firm hold

2

SEXTON

(n.) official of a church

3

OMINOUS

(adj.) portending evil or harm

4

STEALTHILY

(adj.) secret; surreptitious

5

INIMICAL

(adj.) adverse; unfriendly; hostile

6

TYPIFY

(v.) to serve as symbol

7

ARIGHT

(adv.) correct; properly

8

AVAIL

(adj.) to be of use or advantage

9

TRAVERSED

(v.) extending across

10

BURRS

(n.) prickly protuberrance of tree

11

TROUGH

(n.) box like receptacle to hold cattle

12

PROFFERING

(v.) to act before a person for acceptance

13

MIRTH

(n.) amusement or laughter