Alice'S Adventures In Wonderland Vocabulary List

atheling

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The Mouse did not notice this question, but hurriedly went on, `"--found it advisable to go with Edgar Atheling to meet William and offer him the crown.

barrowful

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After a minute or two, they began moving about again, and Alice heard the Rabbit say, `A barrowful will do, to begin with.'

bawled

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`Well, I'd hardly finished the first verse,' said the Hatter, `when the Queen jumped up and bawled out, "He's murdering the time!

beauti

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Soon her eye fell on a little glass box that was lying under the table: she opened it, and found in it a very small cake, on which the words `EAT ME' were beautifully marked in currants.

beautify

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`You know what to beautify is, I suppose?'

beheading

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They're dreadfully fond of beheading people here; the great wonder is, that there's any one left alive!'

blacking

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`They're done with blacking, I believe.'

capering

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cried the Mock Turtle, capering wildly about.

comfit

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Alice had no idea what to do, and in despair she put her hand in her pocket, and pulled out a box of comfits, (luckily the salt water had not got into it), and handed them round as prizes.

croquet

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An invitation from the Queen to play croquet.'

crossly

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`Found IT,' the Mouse replied rather crossly: `of course you know what "it" means.'

curiouser

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* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * CHAPTER II The Pool of Tears `Curiouser and curiouser!'

curtsey

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(and she tried to curtsey as she spoke--fancy CURTSEYING as you're falling through the air!

curtseying

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(and she tried to curtsey as she spoke--fancy CURTSEYING as you're falling through the air!

dormouse

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`Very uncomfortable for the Dormouse,' thought Alice; `only, as it's asleep, I suppose it doesn't mind.'

driest

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This is the driest thing I know.

eaglet

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said the Eaglet.

fancying

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And she began fancying the sort of thing that would happen: `"Miss Alice!

flamingo

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In another minute the whole head appeared, and then Alice put down her flamingo, and began an account of the game, feeling very glad she had someone to listen to her.

flapper

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CHAPTER X The Lobster Quadrille The Mock Turtle sighed deeply, and drew the back of one flapper across his eyes.

gryphon

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They very soon came upon a Gryphon, lying fast asleep in the sun.

hatter

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`In THAT direction,' the Cat said, waving its right paw round, `lives a Hatter: and in THAT direction,' waving the other paw, `lives a March Hare.

hearthrug

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HEARTHRUG, NEAR THE FENDER, (WITH ALICE'S LOVE).

hookah

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For some minutes it puffed away without speaking, but at last it unfolded its arms, took the hookah out of its mouth again, and said, `So you think you're changed, do you?'

inquisitively

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The Mouse looked at her rather inquisitively, and seemed to her to wink with one of its little eyes, but it said nothing.

jogged

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`I couldn't help it,' said Five, in a sulky tone; `Seven jogged my elbow.'

nibbled

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she said to herself, and nibbled a little of the right-hand bit to try the effect: the next moment she felt a violent blow underneath her chin: it had struck her foot!

pattering

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After a time she heard a little pattering of feet in the distance, and she hastily dried her eyes to see what was coming.

pennyworth

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Who would not give all else for two Pennyworth only of beautiful Soup?

purring

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`I call it purring, not growling,' said Alice.

quadrille

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CHAPTER X The Lobster Quadrille The Mock Turtle sighed deeply, and drew the back of one flapper across his eyes.

righthand

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So she began nibbling at the righthand bit again, and did not venture to go near the house till she had brought herself down to nine inches high.

ringlet

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`I'm sure I'm not Ada,' she said, `for her hair goes in such long ringlets, and mine doesn't go in ringlets at all; and I'm sure I can't be Mabel, for I know all sorts of things, and she, oh!

simpleton

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`Well, then,' the Gryphon went on, `if you don't know what to uglify is, you ARE a simpleton.'

sluggard

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`Stand up and repeat "'TIS THE VOICE OF THE SLUGGARD,"' said the Gryphon.

snappishly

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said the young Crab, a little snappishly.

sneezed

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Even the Duchess sneezed occasionally; and as for the baby, it was sneezing and howling alternately without a moment's pause.

somersault

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`You are old,' said the youth, `as I mentioned before, And have grown most uncommonly fat; Yet you turned a back-somersault in at the door-- Pray, what is the reason of that?'

stupidest

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`It's the stupidest tea-party I ever was at in all my life!'

sulkily

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and the Dormouse sulkily remarked, `If you can't be civil, you'd better finish the story for yourself.'

tittered

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And the Eaglet bent down its head to hide a smile: some of the other birds tittered audibly.

treacle

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`They lived on treacle,' said the Dormouse, after thinking a minute or two.

tureen

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The Mock Turtle sighed deeply, and began, in a voice sometimes choked with sobs, to sing this:-- `Beautiful Soup, so rich and green, Waiting in a hot tureen!

uglification

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`Reeling and Writhing, of course, to begin with,' the Mock Turtle replied; `and then the different branches of Arithmetic-- Ambition, Distraction, Uglification, and Derision.'

uglify

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Never heard of uglifying!'

uglifying

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Never heard of uglifying!'

uncivil

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He was looking up into the sky all the time he was speaking, and this Alice thought decidedly uncivil.

uncorked

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There was no label this time with the words `DRINK ME,' but nevertheless she uncorked it and put it to her lips.

unlocking

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`Now, I'll manage better this time,' she said to herself, and began by taking the little golden key, and unlocking the door that led into the garden.

untwist

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Alice crouched down among the trees as well as she could, for her neck kept getting entangled among the branches, and every now and then she had to stop and untwist it.