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These are the words for chapters 5-8 of “The Outsiders”. Click here to access the words on Quizlet.com

  Word                           Definition

Eluded                            Escaped

Groggy                           Feeling week or dizzy

Imploringly                    Earnestly asking for something; begging

Indignant                       Angered at something unfair or wrong

Reluctantly                    Feeling no willingness or enthusiasm to do something

Bewilderment                 Confused or puzzeled

Defeated                         Beaten or overwhelmed

Hysterics                        A state of uncontrollable laughter

Surveyed                        To examine or look at carefully.

Tangled                          To make something twisted

Drawled                         To say or speak in a slow manner, usually prolonging the vowels.

Exploits                          A heroic act or deed

Hauled                            Pulling or transporting something or someone

Mimicking                      Copying or imitating     

Recurring                       Happening over and over

Divert                             To turn from one way to another

Doggedly                        Stubbornly determined

Hesitation                      The act of pausing uncertainly

Numbly                          Without feeling or emotion

Resemblance                  Looking like something or someone

 

Eluded Escaped
Groggy Feeling week or dizzy
Imploringly Earnestly asking for something; begging
Indignant Angered at something unfair or wrong
Reluctantly Feeling no willingness or enthusiasm to do something
Bewilderment Confused or puzzeled
Defeated Beaten or overwhelmed
Hysterics A state of uncontrollable laughter
Surveyed To examine or look at carefully.
Tangled To make something twisted
Drawled To say or speak in a slow manner, usually prolonging the vowels.
Exploits A heroic act or deed
Hauled Pulling or transporting something or someone
Mimicking Copying or imitating
Recurring Happening over and over
Divert To turn from one way to another
Doggedly Stubbornly determined
Hesitation The act of pausing uncertainly
Numbly Without feeling or emotion
Resemblance Looking like something or someone