Each week we will receive a vocabulary list. Test will be given on Friday. The words will need to be used in context. I will put the vocabulary words and definitions on each week.
The Whipping Boy #1
Week of August 21 - August 25
IMPORTANT: Please start studying because you will be responsible for knowing all words listed below.
1. contrite - full of guilt or regret; remorseful
2. cuff - to strike with the open hand; beat
3. gallows - execution by hanging
4. humble - conscious of one’s failings
5. defiantly - resistance or bold opposition, as to authority; challenging
6. spectacles - glasses
7. clasp - to seize or grab
8. bellow - a deep loud roar
9. gloat - to brag
10. rascal - a mischievous person
11. insolent - boldly rude; insulting
12. exasperation - to be extremely irritated or annoyed
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