Vocabulary Words from Harper Lee's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

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Chapter 1                         American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 3: assuaged, apothecary

p. 4: taciturn, chattel, unsullied, dictum, strictures, dispatched

p. 5: ambled, detention, dispatched

p. 6: detachment

p. 8: repertoire, malevolent, vapid

p. 9: morbid, nocturnal, stealthy, mutilated, predilection

p. 10: domiciled, flivver

p. 11: intimidation, nebulous, transition

p. 14: concession

Chapter 2                        American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 15: condescended, foray, transaction

p. 16: apprehensively, indigenous, seceded, catawba, cunning

p. 17: literate, illicitly, sentimentality, union suit

p. 20: entailment, scrip stamps

p. 21: vexations, hilt, subsequent, mortification, similax

p. 22: uninitiated, sojourn

Chapter 3                        American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 23: onslaught, speculation, dispensation, irked, cordially

p. 24: expounding, erratic, tranquility

p. 25: retrieved, sprint, iniquities, flinty, persevere

p. 26: furor

p. 27: contentious, condescension, contemptuous, diminutive

p. 28: dispersed, fraught, monosyllabic

p. 29: fractious, amiable, crackling bread

p. 30: compromise, disapprobation

p. 31: compromise, disapprobation

p. 32: gravely, aloft, auspicious

Chapter 4                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 32: auspicious, evolved, expended, fruitless

p. 34: wrought, tyranny

p. 35: unanimous, scuppernongs, ethical

p. 37: arbitrated, palette, skeetered, reluctantly

p. 38: mortifying, ritual

p. 39: phenomena, immune, parceled, Gothic, melancholy

p. 40: evasion

p. 41: quelling

Chapter 5                    American Heritage Dictionary                                     Your Dictionary

p. 42: tacit, magisterial

p. 43: benevolence

p. 44: communion

p. 45: incomprehensible

p. 49: inquisitive, asinine, edification, quibbling

Chapter 6                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 51: kudzu, prowess

p. 52: ramshackle, eerily

p. 55: dismemberment, malignant

p. 57: lattice, pilgrimage, desolate

Chapter 7                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 59: delete

p. 60: honed

p. 61: ascertaining, cleaved, rendered, meditative

Chapter 8                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 63: unfathomable, Rosetta Stone, aberrations

p. 64: touchous

p. 65: Appomattox, meteorological

p. 66: torso

p. 67: perpetrated, libel, caricatures

p. 68: hermaphrodite, morphodite, direst

p. 73: shambles, perplexity

Chapter 9                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 75: gastric

p. 76: inordinately

p. 77: uncompromising, lineaments, ingenuous, diversions, analogous, changelings, ingenuous

p. 78: fluently

p. 79: provocation

p. 81: deportment

p. 83: mortify, prey

p. 85: obstreperous

p. 86: gallantly

p. 87: tenterhooks, invective

Chapter 10                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 89: feeble, inconspicuous, contemporaries

p. 90: rudiments, Providence, mausoleum

p. 91: peril

p. 94: sprinted

p. 95: foliage, alist

p. 96: simultaneous

p. 97: articulate

p. 99: jubilantly, interrogate

Chapter 11                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 99: wrathful, ruthless, interrogation, melancholy

p. 100: vicious, apoplectic, decreed, miniature, sequins

p. 101: obscurely, scuppernong, contradict, arthritic

p. 102: philippic, degeneration, premise, umbrage, assessment, acquisition, grimy, rectitude, guff, tranquil, disposition, interdict, flailing, rectitude

p. 103: shrieking, skulked, palliation, geological, inaudible

p. 104: contemporaries, inexcusable, vacated, relic, antagonized, compassion, essence

p. 105: entitled, reconnaissance, calomel, delicately, padded

p. 106: oppressive, tirade, commence, glistened, protruded, nether

p. 107: undulate, viscous

p. 108: emerged, propensities, infuriated, usage

p. 109: plough (ploughing), moats

p. 110: devoid, detached, blood-curdling

p. 111: morphine, addict, escapade, beholden, distraction, bailing, cantankerous

Chapter 12                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 115: inconsistent, appalling, pestering, consulted, alien, altercation, fret, boded

p. 116: compensation, emerge, barnacles, diligently, frivolous

p. 117: trooped, persisting, habiliments

p. 118: chunks, denoted, asafoetida, clad

p. 119: contemptuously, indignantly, amusement, mass, contentious, haughty

p. 120: unceiled, proclaimed, rotogravure, ecclesiastical, impediments, garish, indecision, ethics, innate

p. 121: subdued, rumble, artillery, lingered, decree, murmur, Deity

p. 122: forthright, denunciation, austere, confronted, preoccupy, erected, spite

p. 123: deposited, propelled, customary, voile

p. 124: tedious

p. 125: thunderstruck, dawned, novel

p. 126: aggravates, phantom, enarmored, uncompromising

Chapter 13                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 127: permanence, chauffeur, tidiness

p. 128: sluggish, extract, giddy, flared, formidable, dispelled, affirmative

p. 129: delicacies, sustain, Amanuensis, objective, prerogative, morbid, flighty, heredity

p. 130: preoccupation, obliquely, thrived, nimble-wittedness, tranquility, dispatched, confines, devoid, sprawled, myopic

p. 131: grubbiness, proportion, vetted, maneuver, Reconstruction, resemblance, caste, dicta (dictum), discreet

p. 132: changelings, mandrake roots, abstract, speculations

p. 133: fidgeting, inflection, breeding, elusive

p. 134: curtness, isolation, crackle

Chapter 14                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 135: allergic, squirm, dumpy, obscure, carnal

p. 136: shred, penitentiary

p. 137: retreated, taut, antagonize, rankling

p. 138: formerly, edification, stance, gouging, brawl

p. 139: adjoining, resilient, coiled, negligee, tentative, reverent, emerge

p. 140: perish, devoured, narrative, ventilator, manacles, infallible, scrub

p. 141: flickered, erosion, traitor

p. 142: riot, civil

p. 144: diction

Chapter 15                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 144: defendant, placid, foolproof

p. 145: postponement, begrudge, glee, venue, inaudible

p. 146: ominous, subjected, crisis, evaluation

p. 147: criteria, pronouncement, interval, linotype

p. 148: prevailed, composed, prohibited, poke

p. 149: affliction, hitching rail

p. 150: peered, venerable, miniature, Gothic, battlements, buttresses, facade, ecclesiastical, wedged, detractors

p. 151: oblivious, aspect, succinct

p. 152: shrieked, lingering, acquiescence, defiance, burly

p. 153: justification, prospects, sullen-looking

p. 154: aggregation, uncouth, idiocy, impassive, ramshackle

p. 155: husky, encumbered, pace

p. 156: fey

Chapter 16                    MAmerican Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 158: disorderly, lurched, Mennonites

p. 159: Prohibition, akimbo

p. 160: subpoena, elucidate

p. 162: dispel

p. 163: solicitor, multitudes, unobtrusive

p. 165: equity, controversy, eccentricities, connivance, extracted, litigants

Chapter 17                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 166: scrutiny

p. 168: corresponding

p. 169: scampered, corroborating, amiably, turbulent

p. 170: fluctuations, prosperity, congenital, indigenous, corrugated, gleaning

p. 171: aromas, acrimonious

p. 172: benignly, audibly, obscene

p. 173: dictum, smugly

p. 177: complacently, tenet

p. 178: pantomime, ambidextrous

Chapter 18                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 179: lavations

p. 180: chiffarobe, mollified

p. 183: perpetual, chronic, neutrality

p. 184: pilgrimage, involuntary

p. 185: arid, detached

p. 189: constructionist, severed, spittoon, exodus

Chapter 19                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 190: induced

p. 192: volition, collective

p. 195: predicament, unimpaired, ex cathedra

p. 196: misdemeanor, expunge

p. 198: impudent

Chapter 20                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 200: discreet

p. 201: perpetrated, fraud

p. 202: corroborative, indicted, detachment, equivalent

p. 203: subsequent, contraband, aridity

p. 204: circumstantial evidence, exclusively, unmitigated, temerity, cynical, caliber

p. 205: distaff

Chapter 21                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 207: acquit, remorse

p. 208: vengeance, tacit

p. 209: demurred, resumed, scurry

p. 210: ignite, tranquil

Chapter 22                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 212: impassive, bleakly

p. 213: posed

p. 214: heaved, colleagues, feral 

p. 215: fatalistic, ruefully

p. 216: heathen

Chapter 23                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 217: obscure, prompted

p. 218: exclusively, pursuits, shred, credibility, grudge, furtive

p. 219: commutes, capital

p. 220: adamant, penalty, stolidly

p. 221: vehement, sordid, wrathfully

p. 222: inevitable

p. 223: droned, disastrous, resolve

p. 224: absorbed, tactics

p. 226: infantile

p. 227: hieroglyphic, charlotte

Chapter 24                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 228: squalid, communal, adjourned

p. 229: apprehension

p. 230: impertinence, duress, devout

p. 231: conception, squalor

p. 232: largo, sulky, bellows, replenishing, sibilant, bovine

p. 234: undelectable, instinctively

p. 236: tribute, humility

p. 237: martyred

Chapter 25                    American Heritage Dictionary                                     Your Dictionary

p. 239: assurances, scampered

p. 240: obituary

p. 241: miscarriages, slaughter, demise

Chapter 26                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 242: twinge, recluse, collards

p. 243: compelled, era

p. 244: profound, feeble-minded

p. 245: persecute

p. 246: maniac, mused

Chapter 27                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 248: unique, annals, savored, metaphors, florid, nondescript

p. 249: crooning, assault

p. 250: harbor

p. 251: utmost, stealthily

p. 252: purloined

p. 253: contraption

Chapter 28                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 254: repertoire

p. 255: gait, furtive

p. 256: lectern, frenzied, ghoul, alleged

p. 257: enterprises, rustic

p. 258: persevered, ascertain, subordinates

p. 262: floundering, pinioned

p. 263: staccato

p. 264: hexagonal

p. 266: untrammeled

Chapter 29                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 267: declined

p. 269: pulp, perforated

p. 270: tussled, reprimand, garishly, indentations

Chapter 30                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 271: astounded

p. 273: eluded, blunt

p. 274: deceased

p. 275: audible, honed

p. 276: disengaged

Chapter 31                    American Heritage Dictionary                                      Your Dictionary

p. 277: raling (railing)

p. 278: hovered, accommodate

p. 279: apprehensive

p. 280: acquiescence

 

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