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Flashcards in Of Mice And Men: #16-26 Deck (11):
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bemused

puzzled, confused, or bewildered

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aloof

Not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant

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fawn(ing)

Displaying exaggerated flattery or affection; obsequious

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sullen(ness)

Being bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy

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contemptuously

Showing contempt; scornful

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crestfallen

Sad and disappointed

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sluggish(ly)

Slow-moving or inactive

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sulkily

Morose, bad-tempered, and resentful; refusing to be cooperative or cheerful

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belligerent(ly)

Hostile and aggressive

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monotonous

Dull, tedious, and repetitious; lacking in variety and interest

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craftily

Clever at achieving one's aims by indirect or deceitful methods