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The Pigman Vocabulary -Chapters 1 & 2-

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  • The Pigman Vocabulary -Chapters 1 & 2-
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  • Directions For each vocab word, look at the picture and example sentences. Make a guess with your partner about the definition. When shown the correct definition, put it in your vocabulary notes.
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  • Avocation Playing soccer is my favorite avocation, but I also like to cook.
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  • Avocation Noun A hobby
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  • Excruciating My broken arm was excruciating until they gave me pain medicine.
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  • Excruciating Adjective Intensely painful
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  • Raunchy The joke he told me was too raunchy to tell my mom. CENSORED
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  • Rauncy Adjective Dirty or obscene; rude
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  • Subliminal Because of her subliminal desire to own a dog, she began walking by the pet store on the way home.
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  • Subliminal Adjective Existing in the unconscious or subconscious
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  • Repress The memory was too painful, so she had to repress it. ???
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  • Repress Verb To purposefully forget
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  • Assert He continues to assert that his girlfriend goes to another school even though we know he doesnt have one.
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  • Assert Verb To state positively, claim
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  • Infantile He was embarrassed by his friends infantile behavior at the school dance.
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  • Infantile Adjective Childish, immature
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  • Compulsive I had the compulsive urge to pick the lint off her shirt.
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  • Compulsive Adjective Not able to be stopped; irresistible
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  • Impressionable Her mom told her not to cuss in front of her impressionable younger brother.
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  • Impressionable Adjective Easily influenced
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  • Mortified I was mortified when my brother read my diary out loud to his friends.
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  • Mortified Adject Extremely embarrassed