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A class project where I have to type vocabulary and the definition from the Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe
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1

dismembered

to cut off the limbs of (or to divide) an animal or person

"The farmer dismembered the cows to prepare the meal."

2

acute

present or experienced to a severe or intense degree

"We have an acute of cows to eat."

3

conceived

to make or have a plan (in mind)

"We conceived a plan to get more cows."

4

foresight

to predict the future

"I had a foresight on the future cows, and the shortage continued"

5

dissimulation

conceal or disguise

"I had a mumbled dissimulation thought about the cows. What if they weren't going to arrive?"

6

cunningly

in a clever and deceitful way

"I cunningly hid my tears, maybe I wouldn't get the cows I wanted."

7

vexed

problematic

"There was a vexed question about how much money the cows would cost."

8

profound

having or showing great knowledge or insight

"I was a profound farmer, but I couldn't think about how to get my cows back."

9

sagacity

the quality of being sagacious

"I had a big farming sagacity, and still had hope for my future cows."

10

hearkening

listening

"The cows were hearkening my plan, and decided they had other plans."

11

stifled

suffocate

"The cows escaped the barn, and I about stifled on my spit in shock."

12

supposition

an uncertain belief

"The cows were working on the supposition that the farmer was sad, so they ran to get more of their friends."

13

stealthily

sneakily to try not to be seen or heard

"The cows stealthily ran up to their wild counterparts in a hunting area, hoping to bring them back to the barn."

14

stimulates

encourage interest or activity in an animal or person

"The cow's moos stimulates the others to go back to the barn, so they all left in a rush."

15

pulsation

a single beat or throb (of a heart)

"The farmer's pulsation went out for a split second, as he saw all the cows running back. His shortage ended now."