Vocabulary

Below are vocabulary words students will be responsible for (and tested on) as we read The Glory Field.

July 1753
  • flinch
  • lurch
  • wrench
  • appease
  • stench
March 1864
  • plaintive
  • promenade
  • shift
  • divert
  • hurtle
  • ominous
  • contraband
  • croon
April 1900
  • consecrate
  • sashay
  • submerge
  • sporadic
  • cumbersome
  • roil
  • treacherous
  • disperse
  • demise
  • jab
  • debris
  • weariness
May 1930
  • dumbwaiter
  • disreputable
  • suppress
  • intimidate
  • brittle
  • vitality
  • subside
  • reassure
  • contort
  • desperation
  • vibrant
  • raucous
January 1964
  • leverage
  • predominately
  • foyer
  • puckish
  • sophisticated
  • humidor
  • hassock
  • vaguely
  • revival
  • serum
  • rumored
  • glisten
  • anthem
  • dislocate
  • prominent
  • withdraw
  • tribulation
  • achieve
  • defiantly
August 1994
  • lush
  • brusquely
  • accommodate
  • prematurely
  • idly
  • neglect
  • amplify
  • tentative
  • commotion
  • stampede
  • swagger
  • rasp
  • suspend
  • parch
  • gust
  • albino
Epilogue
  • reluctant

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