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Flashcards in Things Fall Apart Deck (10):
1

Harmattan

A dry, parching land breeze, charged with dust

2

Improvident

Lacking foresight: incautious; unwary; neglecting to provide for future needs

3

Revered

To regard with respect tinged with awe, venerate

4

Capricious

Subject to, led by, or indicative of a whim or a sudden unpredictable change without apparent or adequate motive; erratic

5

Incipient

Beginning to exist or appear; in an initial stage

6

Brusqueness

Abrupt in manner, blunt, rough

7

Dynamism

Great energy, force, or power; vigor

8

Calabashes

The dried, hollowed-out shell of any various gourds, especially the bottle gourd, used as a container or utensil

9

Intoxicating

Exhilarating, exciting

10

Feign

To make believe, pretend