Lord of the Flies

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Section 1

Question Answer
efflorescencethe time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms
speciousplausible but false
enmitya state of deep-seated ill-will
effulgencethe quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
furtivesecret and sly or sordid
mortificationstrong feelings of embarrassment

Section 2

Question Answer
suffusionthe process of permeating something with a substance
decorouscharacterized by propriety and dignity and good taste
stupendousso great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
sepalone of the green parts that form the calyx of a flower
assentto agree or express agreement
susurrationthe indistinct sound of people whispering
bastionprojecting part of a rampart or other fortification