settlers <ul><li>Settlers are people who travel to a little known area and make a home. </li></ul>
derbies <ul><li>Derbies are stiff felt hats with rounded tops and narrow brims.  </li></ul>
sombreros <ul><li>Sombreros are large straw hats with tall tops and broad brims.  </li></ul>
drenching <ul><li>Drenching means very wet or soaking.  </li></ul>
frontier <ul><li>Frontier means unexplored land. </li></ul>
pioneers <ul><li>Pioneers means people who are first to settle a region. </li></ul>
tuberculosis <ul><li>Tuberculosis is a disease that usually affects the lungs and in the past often resulted in death </li...
adventurers <ul><li>Adventurers are travelers in search of unusual or exciting experiences  </li></ul>
determined <ul><li>Determined means sticking to a purpose.  </li></ul>
opportunity <ul><li>Opportunity means a good chance. </li></ul>
prairie <ul><li>A prairie is a wide area of flat or rolling land with tall grass and few trees. </li></ul>
tanned <ul><li>Tanned means changed animal hide to leather by soaking it in chemicals. </li></ul>
scoffed <ul><li>Scoffed means made fun of. </li></ul>
felts <ul><li>Felts are the skins of animals with hair or fur still on it. </li></ul>
hatchet <ul><li>A hatchet is a small ax. </li></ul>
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Boss of the Plains Vocab

  1. 1. settlers <ul><li>Settlers are people who travel to a little known area and make a home. </li></ul>
  2. 2. derbies <ul><li>Derbies are stiff felt hats with rounded tops and narrow brims. </li></ul>
  3. 3. sombreros <ul><li>Sombreros are large straw hats with tall tops and broad brims. </li></ul>
  4. 4. drenching <ul><li>Drenching means very wet or soaking. </li></ul>
  5. 5. frontier <ul><li>Frontier means unexplored land. </li></ul>
  6. 6. pioneers <ul><li>Pioneers means people who are first to settle a region. </li></ul>
  7. 7. tuberculosis <ul><li>Tuberculosis is a disease that usually affects the lungs and in the past often resulted in death </li></ul>
  8. 8. adventurers <ul><li>Adventurers are travelers in search of unusual or exciting experiences </li></ul>
  9. 9. determined <ul><li>Determined means sticking to a purpose. </li></ul>
  10. 10. opportunity <ul><li>Opportunity means a good chance. </li></ul>
  11. 11. prairie <ul><li>A prairie is a wide area of flat or rolling land with tall grass and few trees. </li></ul>
  12. 12. tanned <ul><li>Tanned means changed animal hide to leather by soaking it in chemicals. </li></ul>
  13. 13. scoffed <ul><li>Scoffed means made fun of. </li></ul>
  14. 14. felts <ul><li>Felts are the skins of animals with hair or fur still on it. </li></ul>
  15. 15. hatchet <ul><li>A hatchet is a small ax. </li></ul>

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