6th Grade Word List - Literature

Words for students of 6th Grade, the page is for literature words:THE RED SHOES by Hans Christian Andersen.
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 THE RED SHOES by Hans Christian Andersen   
delicate
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a. very fine in texture or structure; of intricate workmanship or quality
instep
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n. the arch of the foot
clumsy
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a. awkward in movement or in handling things
morocco
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n. soft pebble-grained leather made from goatskin, used for shoes and book bindings
count
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n. a European nobleman whose rank corresponds to that of an English earl
chancel
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n. area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir
preacher
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n. a person, usually a priest or minister, who gives a religious speech
ruff
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n. an external body part consisting of feathers or hair about the neck of a bird or other animal
covenant
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n. a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
peal
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v. sound loudly
sacrament
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n. religious ceremony or ritual regarded as imparting divine grace
crutch
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n. a wooden or metal staff that fits under the arm and reaches to the ground, used by disabled person's walking
alms
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n. money or goods contributed to the poor
trod
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v. (past tense of tread) put the foot on something or to press something down with the foot
at length
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ad. after a long time
stocking
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n. a women's garment, that fits closely over the foot and upper thigh
meadow
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n. a field where grass or alfalfa are grown to be made into hay
tansy
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n. plant of daisy family with yellow flat-topped flower heads and aromatic leaves
heath
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n. a low evergreen shrub, which has small bell-shaped pink or purple flowers
repent
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v. feel or express sincere regret
struck off
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v. (past tense of strike off) remove something from a list or record
wield
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v. handle effectively
parsonage
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n. an official residence provided by a church for its parson or vicar or rector
pious
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a. having or showing or expressing reverence for a deity
stead
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n. the place or role that someone or something should have or fill (used in referring to a substitute)
spray
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n. a stem or small branch of a tree or plant, bearing flowers and foliage
congregation
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n. a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church
pew
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n. long bench with backs; used in church by the congregation
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