Esperanza Rising

Vocabulary: Week 2

frantic (adj)

desperate or wild with excitement

appoint (verb)

to name or assign to a position
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premonition (noun)

a feeling of anticipation or anxiety over a future event
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despondent (adj)

feeling or showing profound hopelessness, dejection, discouragement, or gloom
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yearn (verb)

to have earnest or strong desire
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