The Pearl chapters 3-4 vocab

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Judicious

using or showing judgement as to action or practical expediency

2

Almsgiver

A person who gives Alms

3

Semblance

Outward aspect or appearance

4

Disparagement

something that derogates or cast in a bad light, as a remark or censorious essay

5

Distillate

any concentration, essence, or abstraction

6

Lucent

clear

7

Subjugation

bringing under control; enslavement

8

Pulque

a fermented milky drink made from the juice of certain species of agave in Mexico

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Carbine

a rifle

10

Prophecy

the foretelling or prediction of what is to come

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Speculation

to engage in thought or reflection; meditate

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Consecrated

to make or declare sacred

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Anxiety

desire; eagerness

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Exhilaration

to stimulate make cheerful

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Coagulating

to change from a fluid into a thickened mass

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Leprosy

a chronic infection

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Mangroves

a tropical tree or shrub that is mostly low

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Countenance

appearance, especially the look or expression of the face

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Insubstantial

lacking substance

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Vigor

active strength or force

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Monstrosity

something large frightful

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lament

to feel or express sorrow

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lethargy

the quality or state of being

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scuttling

to run with quick hasty steps

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Searing

to burn or char the surface

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Ramparts

a broad elevation or mound of Earth

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Benign

having a kindly disposition

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Defied

to challenge the power of

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Stalwart

strong and stoutly built