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Flashcards in Reading 4 Deck (12):
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Calamity

A disaster; a terrible event

2

Keeled

To fall down

3

Yammered

To complain or whine

4

Turbid

Muddy; heavy; dense

5

Distinctly

Clearly; definitely

6

Menial

Relating to a task considered lowly

7

Reconcile

To reestablish friendship between; to forgive

8

Reluctant

Hesitant; unwilling

9

Gawked

To stare rudely

10

Johnnycakes

A pancake made with cornmeal

11

Captors

One who keeps a person or thing as prisoner

12

Amuse

To cause enjoyment; to entertain