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Fahrenheit 451- Words & Quotes

Words from Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury:

  • bestial- feral; crude
  • filigree- a delicate or fanciful thing
  • pedant- one who makes an excessive or inappropriate display of learning; one who overemphasizes rules or minor details; one who adheres rigidly to book knowledge without regard to common sense…
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God Is Able- Words & Quotes

Words from God Is Able by Priscilla Shirer:

  • doxology- a liturgical declaration of praise to God

Quotes from God Is Able by Priscilla Shirer:

“Just because He…

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The Road- Words and Quotes

Words from The Road by Cormac McCarthy:

  • trellis- framework
  • catamite- a boy, or child, who has sexual relations with a man
  • chary- cautious; shy
  • mendicant- begging…
  • 187 more words
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The Secret Life of Bees- Words and Quotes

Words from The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd:

  • carouse- to drink excessively

Quotes from The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd: 280 more words

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The Curious Case of the Dog in the Night-time- (Words &) Quotes

No new words were encountered in The Curious Case of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon.

Quotes from The Curious Case of the Dog in the Night-time… 225 more words

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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly- Words & Quotes

Words from The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby:

  • sententious- pretentious
  • reticent- reserved
  • denizen- resident
  • inured- accustomed to hardship

Quotes from The Diving Bell and the Butterfly  53 more words

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The Virgin Suicides- Words & Quotes

Words from The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides:

  • febrile- feverish; fiery
  • invective- railing accusation
  • demarcation- boundary marker
  • votive- dedicated; expressing desire
  • crenellation- dent
  • clandestine- secret; surreptitious…
  • 195 more words
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