Poetry Vocabulary Collection Four

By: Jackson Nethercutt

Crystal

Made all clear, brilliant glass.

Mother was very proud of her crystal glasses.

Sinewy

Tough and strong.

The two arm wrestlers looked very sinewy.

Brawny

Strong and muscular

Despite his brawny arms, he could not open the water bottle.

Parson

Minister

The minister had a fluffy, brown dog.

Wrought

Shaped by hammering.

The table was wrought titanium.

Haunches

Upper legs and hips of an animal.

The fluffy bunny had large haunches.

Questions

1. No, because if you are running, you cannot be sitting, especially on your haunches.

2. Yes, because weight lifters need to be strong and muscular.

3. Probably an artists who makes sculptures, becasue he has to have strong hands.

4. Yes, because crystal can break easily.

5. Yes, because ministers can also be religious leaders.

6. Yes, because wrought means made by hammering.