• Spelling and Vocabulary for Unit #10

    Spelling and Vocabulary for Unit #10

     

    1.     leering- looking with harmful intent

    2.     jubilant- joyful and triumphant

    3.     gloated- gazed and grinned in scornful triumph

    4.     occasions- events; happenings

    5.     communities- groups of people; neighborhoods

    6.     disposition- manner; temperament

    7.     mumbled- muttered; garbled

    8.     begrudgingly- hatefully; scornfully; resentfully

    9.     splattered- spurted; splashed

    10. conversation- dialogue; discussion

    11. smirked- grinned; sneered

    12. undermined- damaged; ruined

    13. maneuvered-  planned; schemed

    14. resistance- battle; fight

    15. humiliation- embarrassment; shame

    16. culture- traditions and customs; way of life

    17. majority- greater part; more than half

    18. minority- few; less than half

    19. dissatisfied- displeased; unhappy

    20. vicinity- surrounding area; locality