Vocabulary—Chapters 5 and 6



*salutations—a greeting

inheritance—something that may be passed down or

given to a family member

*hoisted—to raise or lift

*jubilee—a celebration

*meekly–in a calm or gentle way

*unremitting—never stopping

*untenable—not able to be maintained


Vocabulary—Chapters 7 and 8


*anesthetic—a numbing medicine

hysterics—a fit or uncontrollable laughter or weeping

*conspiracy—a secret plan

campaign—a series of coordinated activities

briskly—quick and active

*loathed—to feel disgust

*unremitting—never stopping

vaguely—not clear


*These words will be tested on the Chapter 5-8 Test this week.