Mrs. England Year 9 List 9

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  1. surreptitious
    marked by quiet and caution and secrecy
  2. canopy
    a covering (usually of cloth) that shelters an area
  3. contusion
    an injury in which the skin is not broken
  4. chastise
    censure severely
  5. subdue
    put down by force or intimidation
  6. obviously
    unmistakably
  7. prattle
    speak about unimportant matters rapidly and incessantly
  8. scold
    censure severely or angrily
  9. forge
    create by hammering
  10. spasmodic
    occurring in spells and often abruptly
Created on February 28, 2013 (updated May 1, 2013)

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