Flashcards in Great Expectations Chapters 1-5 Vocab Deck (33):
(n) Words carved into a monument or book.
(noun) a bed or resting place. A shelter.
(adverb) very eager or greedy for food, satisfaction, or gratification.
(verb) to avoid or escape by being quick, skillful, or clever.
(noun) Gallows. A place people are hanged. A special place where chains/ropes are left after one is killed.
(adj) To be able to withstand attacks. Not able to penetrate or get through.
(adj) of or relating to the married state.
(noun) An object being thrown.
(noun) the act of stealing something.
(verb) to increase the size of something.
(noun) A person who takes parts in a conversation or dialogue.
(adj) remarkably or impressively great in extent, size, or degree.
(adj) existing only in part; incomplete, has a like for
(adj) experienced in the imagination through the feelings or actions of another person
(adj): feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.
(v) make a concerted or violent attack on
(adj) sparing in the use of words; abrupt
(adj): spending money or resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant.
(adj) (especially of a defendant's behavior) stubbornly or willfully disobedient to authority
(adj): (of a deity) having unlimited power; able to do anything.
(adj) assuming power or authority without justification; arrogant and domineering.
(v): bring to an end.
(n): a ghost or ghostlike image of a person.
(n): anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen.
(adj): cheerful and friendly.
(adj): (of land or a climate) having little or no rain; too dry or barren to support vegetation.
(v): distribute or spread over a wide area.
(v): make (a doubt, feeling, or belief) disappear.
(v): (of a road, route, or line) separate from another route, especially a main one, and go in a different direction.
(v): feel or express great loathing for
(Adj) furiously angry
(adj): stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or chosen course of action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so.