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Distant but within sight

Yonder

2

I couldn’t make out how he was a-going to be any better off then than what he was before, seeing I was so ignorant, and so kind of low-down and __________.

Ornery

3

To speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly

Palaver

4

I asked her if she __________ Tom Sawyer would go there, and she said not by a considerable sight.

Reckoned

5

To expect or suppose

Reckon

6

When breakfast was ready we __________ on the grass and eat it smoking hot.

Lolled

7

Having a difficult or contrary disposition

Ornery

8

When I got to camp I warn’t feeling very __________, there warn’t much sand in my craw; but I says, this ain’t no time to be fooling around.

Brash

9

Don’t stand there __________ all day, but out with you and see if there’s a fish on the lines for breakfast.

Palavering

10

To be lazy or idle

Loll

11

The advantageous quality of being beneficial

Profit

12

Offensively bold or self-assertive

Brash

13

But I can’t see no __________ in it.

Profit

14

Before he was t’other side of the river I was out of the hole; him and his raft was just a speck on the water away off __________.

Yonder