Poetry Vocabulary

Caleb Carwell

Crystal- fine glass, very clear

The glasses we used on the ship were fine crystal.

sinewy- tough and durable

The parachute cord was very sinewy.

Brawny- strong and muscular

The paper towels were very brawny.

Parson- minister

My parson really connects with the church.

wrought- shaped by hammering

The sword was wrought.

Haunches- the upper legs and hips of an animal

The haunches had to be operated on because the animal broke their leg.