Saturday, May 31, 2014

Jamaican Fragment - Glossary

be flanked by (v)        : to have something on one or both sides
sturdy (adj)                 : strong and healthy
hazel (adj)                  : reddish/greenish brown
imperiously (adv)       : haughtily
shuffled (v)                 : to walk by dragging (one's feet) slowly along
bidding (n)                 : ordering at one's beck and call : (idiom) be ready to do what someone asks
stride (v)                     : to walk with long steps
abjectly (adv)             : completely without pride
impute (v)                   : claim that someone has done something unjustly

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