The Foreshadowing Vocab

  1. dawdled
    to waste (time)
  2. commission
    the position or rank of an officer in any of the armed forces
  3. silhouetted
    the outline or general shape of something
  4. mahogany
    a reddish-brown color
  5. banister
    a handrail, especially on a staircase
  6. constable
    an officer of the peace, having police and minor judicial functions, usually in a small town, rural district, etc.
  7. regimantal
    a military unit of ground troops consisting of at least two battalions, usually commanded by a colonel
  8. stalemate
    any position or situation in which no action can be taken or progress made; deadlock
  9. suffragettes
    an advocate of women's suffrage, especially in the United Kingdom
  10. flamboyant
    strikingly bold or brilliant; showy
  11. iodine
    used in medicine as an antiseptic
  12. inflammation
    redness, swelling, pain, tenderness, heat, and disturbed function of an area of the body
  13. diligent
    constant in effort to accomplish something; attentive and persistent in doing anything
  14. battalion
    a large body of organized trooops
  15. gingham
    yarn-dyed, plain-weave cotton fabric, usually striped or checkered
  16. harbinger
    anything that foreshadows a future event; omen; sign
  17. primers
    an elementary textbook for teaching children to read
  18. ignorance
    lack of knowledge
  19. neurasthenia
    nervous breakdown
  20. elaborate
    to add detail to
  21. confounded
    bewildered; confused; perplex
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