Tell-Tale Heart- Somer- Period 6

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acute

His happiness was acute

sharp; severe

2

conceived

He conceived a great idea.

To think of a plan, or idea.

3

foresight

He had a foresight for the fire escape plan.

the act of powering or seeing.

4

dissimulation

He kept his feelings in dissimulation.

concealing of one's thoughts

5

cunningly

The weaver's hand lost its cunning.

adeptness of performance

6

vexed

vexed at much the baby cried.

irritated or annoyed.

7

profound

A profound thinker.

thinking very very deeply

8

Sagacity

The man was a great political sagacity.

acuteness of mental discernment and soundness of judgment.

9

Hearkening

The nice girl was hearkening on the speakers speech.

to give heed or attention to what is said; listen.

10

stifled

He stifled the glass bottle when he dropped it on the floor.

to quell, crush, or end by force

11

Suppositions

I had my suspicions.

the act of thinking of someones plan.

12

stealthily

That ninja was stealthily

Being quick and quiet, unseen

13

stimulates

Coffee stimulates my brain.

reacting to something

14

pulsation

I could feel the pulsation of your heart

The beat or throbbing of something

15

dismembered

I dismembered the puzzle.

to divide into parts