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Flashcards in Childhood's Happy Hour Deck (15):
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attentive

closely observing or listening; watchful

2

bank

the slope of land adjoining a body of water

3

comfortable

at ease

4

companion

one who accompanies or associates with another

5

expire

to come to an end; terminate

6

miser

one who lives very meagerly in order to hoard money

7

mourning

black clothes and draperies worn or displayed as a sign of grief or the dead; expression of grief at someone's death

8

polite

courteous; having good manners

9

bouquet

a cluster of flowers

10

pucker

to gather into small wrinkles or folds

11

residence

a swelling' where one lives

12

tableaux

a scene when all the performers freeze in a position

13

remakable

worthy of notice; extraordinary

14

misletoe

any of several parasitic shrubs, often used as a Christmas decoration

15

marmalade

a clear, jellylike preserve made from the pulp and rind of fruits