For Whom The Bell Tolls Vocabulary List

americanism

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He was the most trusted of the young soldiers by the Russians because he was a true party man, "a hundred per cent" they said, proud to use the Americanism.

belgian

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He remembered a Belgian boy in the Eleventh Brigade who had enlisted with five other boys from his village.

berrendo

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The Lieutenant Berrendo was looking at the body of the other lieutenant just below the summit.

bichos

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'Mata bichos raros'.

bimotor

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It was over his head and he was pulling it down when he heard the next planes coming and he pulled his trousers on under the robe and lay still as three more of the Heinkel bimotor bombers came over.

boeing

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Now, as they moved out of sight toward Segovia, they did not look to be the green, red wing-tipped, low wing Russian conversion of the Boeing P32 that the Spaniards called 'Moscas'.

brandishers

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I hate these pistol brandishers, Berrendo was thinking.

carlist

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He was a Carlist, and he had been wounded at the fighting for Irun at the start of the war.

carmelite

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"Since she came to us at the train the Pilar has kept her away from all as fiercely as though she were in a convent of Carmelites.

castilian

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Anselmo was speaking old Castilian and it went something like this, "Art thou a brute?

caucasus

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In the Caucasus.

comintern

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The Comintern had educated them there.

coolidge

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He's a second Coolidge, Robert Jordan thought.

cordoban

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Robert Jordan had come to Madrid from the Cordoban Front and he had the sudden stiffening that comes when some one jokes about a thing which you yourself may joke about but which they may not.

exploringly

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Pablo said and moved his tongue around exploringly inside his lips.

falangist

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"But will we kill Falangists?

farcer

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'Since he was always a farcer and was never a serious man.

flemish

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He had a big, blond, ruddy Flemish face and huge awkward peasant hands and he moved, with the dishes, as powerfully and awkwardly as a draft horse.

garbo

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He could remember Garbo still, and Harlow.

goaty

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It was just a little too goaty to be enjoyable.

iscariot

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"Thy predecessor the famous Judas Iscariot hanged himself," Pilar said.

jealousness

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And the talk of jealousness is nonsense.

lenin

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Karkov said after this was over I could go to the Lenin Institute in Moscow if I wanted to.

mauser

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Also I had only a shotgun with cartridges of large buckshot and the 'guardia civil' had Mausers.

millhouse

(vocab lists with millhouse)
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"There is smoke coming from the millhouse," the old man said.

nakeder

(vocab lists with nakeder)
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There is no nakeder thing than I feel, he thought.

oversensitized

(vocab lists with oversensitized)
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I wonder if you only learn them now because you are oversensitized because of the shortness of the time?

pastora

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I was at the table and others were there, Pastora, who is uglier than I am, and the Nina de los Peines, and other gypsies and whores of great category.

pyrenees

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"One comes from the Pyrenees.

romero

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One time at the feria of Valladolid he killed a bull of Pablo Romero very well--" "I remember," the first brother said.

scotland

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That is in Scotland."

siberia

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Golz who had captured the gold train that winter with Lucacz in Siberia.

slutting

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(In the utterly damned, ruinous, unexpected, slutting, defeat-conniving, bastard-cessery of the snow.)

soddenness

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Yet you are happy in your soddenness."

spaniard

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Now, as they moved out of sight toward Segovia, they did not look to be the green, red wing-tipped, low wing Russian conversion of the Boeing P32 that the Spaniards called 'Moscas'.

spatting

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Then he heard rifle-firing up the road and from below came the noise of Pablo's cavalry automatic rifle spat-spat-spat-spatting into the noise of grenades.

stalin

(vocab lists with stalin)
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He did not like Karkov, but Karkov, coming from 'Pravda' and in direct communication with Stalin, was at this moment one of the three most important men in Spain.

stupidness

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But we killed many when they made that stupidness.

tovarich

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"Tovarich Marty," said Karkov in his politely disdainful lisping voice and smiled, showing his bad teeth.

uncock

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"Uncock thy piece."

unelated

(vocab lists with unelated)
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Now it was over he was lonely, detached and unelated and he hated every one he saw.

unformal

(vocab lists with unformal)
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"It is very unformal," he said to Pilar.

unfouled

(vocab lists with unfouled)
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At the bridge he pulled the wire back out through the hitch so it now ran clear and unfouled to the grenade rings and handed it, stretching alongside the bridge but running quite clear, to Anselmo.

unprint

(vocab lists with unprint)
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The gypsy did not move but said something unprintable, then, "Leave it there.

unprintably

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"Go then unprintably to the campfire with thy obscene dynamite."

unresponding

(vocab lists with unresponding)
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Agustin wheeled beside him, kicking his soft-heeled, canvas shoes against the stiff, unresponding belly of one of the horses Pablo had recruited in the night.

unrhetorical

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Pablo said to him seriously and Robert Jordan saw how unrhetorical was the question.

unsling

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Then I saw Pablo unsling his shotgun and he reached over and tapped the priest on the shoulder with it.

whished

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Once a shell whished close over them and they dropped him and fell flat, but the dirt scattered over them and and the metal sung off and they picked him up again.

zeiss

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Robert Jordan, looking through the Zeiss 8-power glasses, watched his face as he leaned against the wall of the sentry box drawing on the cigarette.