My list of words I have collected in Grade 9:

Guffaw- A loud and boisterous laugh.

Grotesque- comically or repulsively ugly or distorted.

Aristocratic – distinguished in manners

Pavilion- a building or similar structure used for a specific purpose, in particular.

Succumbed- fail to resist

Nuances- a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound.

Kleptomaniac- an irresistible impulse to steal, stemming from emotional disturbance rather than economic need.

Serendipity- finding good things without looking for them.

Aberration- something that differs from the norm

exquisite- extremely beautiful and, typically, delicate.

fastidious- very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail.

garrulous- excessively talkative, especially on trivial matters.

precept- a general rule intended to regulate behaviour or thought.

wretched- in a very unhappy or unfortunate state.

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