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  1. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Vocab., Ch. 13-21 • Definitions and Parts of Speech

  2. Morose (Adj) • DEF: Gloomy and ill-tempered • Morosely, Adv. • Moroseness, Noun

  3. Infuse (Verb) • DEF: To fill with something

  4. Tribulations (Noun) • DEF: Sufferings

  5. Debutante (Noun) • DEF:A young woman entering society

  6. Mote (Noun) • DEF: A very small particle; a speck

  7. Inscrutable (Adj) • DEF: Difficult to understand. • Inscrutably, Adv. • Inscrutability, Noun

  8. Jauntiness (Noun) • DEF: A buoyant and self-confident air. • Jaunty, Adj. • Jauntily, Adv.

  9. Commensurate (Adj) • DEF: Of the same size or proportion

  10. Masochists (Noun) • DEF: Those who enjoy being mistreated. • Masochism, Noun • Masochistic, Adj. • Masochistically, Adv.

  11. Frivolity (Noun) • DEF: Silliness; being of little weight or importance. • Frivolous, Adj. • Frivolously, Adv.

  12. Blasphemous (Adj) • DEF: Going against religion; speaking irreverently of a sacred being. • Blasphemy, Noun • Blasphemously, Adv.

  13. Raucous (Adj) • DEF: Loud rough and harsh sounding • Raucously, Adv. • Raucousness, Noun

  14. Condescension (Noun) • DEF: Acting in a patronizingly superior way. • To Condescend, Verb

  15. Ecumenical (Adj) • DEF: Promoting unity (among religions) • Ecumenically, Adv.

  16. Expeditious (Adj) • DEF: Done with speed and efficiency • Expeditiously, Adv. • Expeditiousness, Noun

  17. Coherent (Adj) • DEF: Sticking together • Coherence, Noun • Coherently, Adv.