Vocabulary

Mighty Jackie the Strikeout Queen

 

1. legendary: Someone legendary is especially famous for something he or she did a long time ago.

 

2. muttered: If you muttered, you said something very quietly because you did not want to be heard.

 

3. gaped: If you gaped at something, you stared open-mouthed in surprise.

 

4. flinched: If a person flinched, he or she quickly moved away from something dangerous or painful.

 

5. snickering: Snickering at someone is like laughing quietly at them because they did something silly.

 

6. glared: If you glared at someone, you stared at them in an angry way.

 

7. stunned: When someone is stunned by something amazing, he or she is shocked and somtimes even speechless.

 

8. fluke: A fluke is something unusual that happens by accident.