Frankenstein Vocabulary

By: Kaitlyn Lamm

Obsession

Sentence: The man had an obsession with the other mans wife.

Synonym- compulsion

Antonym- indifferent

agitate

Sentence: The boy pushed the other young man, making him agitated.  

Synonym- disturb

Antonym- soothe

toiled

Sentence: The young boy toiled in the farm, wishing the work day was over.

Synonym- labor

Antonym- idle

grotesque

Sentence: The monster was a grotesque thing and nobody wanted him.

Synonym- bizarre

Antonym- normal

feverish

Sentence: The girl was feverish as she waited to get her face painted at the carnival.

Synonym- excited

Antonym- calm

Convulsive

Sentence: The older woman had a convulsive disease.

Synonym- spasm

Antonym- controlled

devoured

Sentence: The young boy devoured anything he could get his hands on.

Synonym- consume

Antonym- keep

anatomy

Sentence: The old man loved to study the human anatomy.

Synonym- biology

Antonym- connection

gnarled

Sentence: His gnarled hands find my neck and squeeze.

Synonym- contorted

Antonym- straight

shunned

Sentence: The girl was shunned once everyone found out her secret.

Synonym- despise

Antonym- admire

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