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Abbys Vocab #9

Terms

undefined, object
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humbug
word meaning nonsense or rubbish
stave
a chapter
mercurial
lively,clever,fickle,changeable
apparition
a visible disembodied ghost
gruel
a thin liquid food like porridge
hearse
buggy pulled by a horse that carries a coffin
waistcoat
short coat ending at the waist, a vest
scrooge
stubborn,greedy person, a miser
carol
song of joy or praise especially sung at Christmas Time
workhouse
a prison where criminals who commit monir crimes are kept and made to work
penance
an act performed to show the sorrow for a sin
suite
a set of connected rooms
greatcoat
long,heavy overcoat
ledger
a book of finanicial records
treadmill
a device turned by the walking motion of persons on steps around the rim of a large wheel. It once was used as a form of punishment for prisoners

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