Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Maniac Magee Vocab 2


Published on

Published in: Business, Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Maniac Magee Vocab 2

  1. 1. Maniac Magee Section II Section 1 Quiz on Friday!
  2. 2. Hemisphere <ul><li>(noun) one of the halves of the earth as divided by the equator or by a meridian </li></ul>
  3. 3. allergy <ul><li>(noun) exaggerated or abnormal reaction (as by sneezing, itching, or rashes) to substances, situations, or physical states that do not have such a strong effect on most people </li></ul>
  4. 4. shinnied <ul><li>(verb) to climb up or down something vertical by grasping it with the arms and legs and moving oneself by repeated jerks </li></ul>
  5. 5. vowed <ul><li>(verb) to make a vow or as a vow -a solemn promise or statement </li></ul>
  6. 6. unbeknownst <ul><li>(adjective) happening without one's knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>- unknown </li></ul>
  7. 7. propel <ul><li>(verb) to push or drive usually forward or onward </li></ul>
  8. 8. hydrant <ul><li>(noun) a pipe with a valve and spout at which water may be drawn from the main pipes </li></ul>
  9. 9. ranting <ul><li>(verb) to talk loudly and wildly </li></ul>
  10. 10. gawked <ul><li>(verb) to stare stupidly </li></ul>
  11. 11. eons <ul><li>(noun) a very long period of time </li></ul>
  12. 12. contortions <ul><li>(noun) a twisting or being twisted out of shape </li></ul>
  13. 13. daintily <ul><li>(adv) state of being delicate </li></ul>
  14. 14. antsy <ul><li>(adj) Restless or impatient </li></ul>
  15. 15. coiled <ul><li>(verb) to wind into or lie in loops, rings, or a spiral </li></ul>