Grapes of Wrath Vocab

The flashcards below were created by user chanchan27104 on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. dissipated
    lacking restraint, marked by indulgence in things deemed vices; spread out
  2. dispersal
    the process or result of the spreading people from one place to another
  3. zenith
    culminating point
  4. truculent
    feeling or displaying ferocity
  5. ravenously
    very eager or greedy for food, satisfaction, or gratification
  6. tentatively
    in a manner that is not fully worked out or developed
  7. plaiting
    the interlacing of strands; braiding
  8. fatuously
    complacently or inanely foolish
  9. timbre
    the quality given to a sound by its overtones
  10. languid
    drooping or flagging from or as if from exhaustion
  11. derelict
    abandoned especially by the owner or occupant
  12. ostracism
    exclusion by general consent from common privileges or social
  13. fallow
    uncultivated, untouched
  14. disconsolate
    dejected, downcast
  15. sullen
    gloomily or resentfully silent or repressed
  16. listless
    characterized by lack of interest, energy, or spirit
  17. sardonically
    disdainfully or skeptically humorous
  18. docilely
    easily led or managed
  19. patina
    a surface appearance of something grow beautiful especially with age or use
  20. fetid
    having a heavy offensive smell
Card Set
Grapes of Wrath Vocab
Show Answers