All Souls: A Family Story From Southie Glossary

All Souls: A Family Story From Southie Glossary

peninsula

a piece of land almost surrounded by water

anthem

an uplifting song

dropouts

those that leave school early

loot

to steal

scam

fraud

meanest

cruel

Uncompromising

unwilling to consider other opinions or alternatives

Suppressed

to be stifled and repressed

Sensitivity

feeling offended easily

Aggressive

acting in a violent manner

Inevitability

something that is bound to happen and cannot be stopped

Apprehensive

anxious

Emerge

to be visible

Comprehensive

complete and logical

Sacrifice

to give something up for the sake of someone else or something else

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