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THE KITE RUNNER

CHAPTER-7

  • Brewed-to make or prepare (a beverage, as tea) by mixing, steeping, soaking, or boiling a solid in water.
  • Glistened-shine with a sparkling light.
    • undefined
  • Stunted-prevent from growing or developing properly.
  • Nudged-poke,jog,to push slightly or gently.
  • Squabbling-quarrel noisily over a trivial matter.
  • Austere-harsh,strict.
  • Morose-sullen,sad, and ill-tempered.
  • Chapan
    • undefined
  • Scampering-run with quick light steps, especially through fear or excitement.
  • Flinging-throw or hurl forcefully.
  • Diniyat– educational and charitable trust that has been trying to educate children, men and women on the basic Islamic knowledge.
  • Flapping-up and down when flying or preparing to fly.
  • Hollering-give a loud shout or cry.
  • Snapped-break suddenly and completely.
  • Gaze-look steadily and intently, especially in admiration, surprise, or thought.
  • Triumphantly-in a way that shows great happiness or joy at a victory or achievement.
  • Scarves
    • undefined
  • Hordes-a large group of people.
  • Intoxicating-to cause someone to lose control of their faculties or behaviour.
  • Trademark-sign,logo,symbol of uniqueness.
  • Mantu– dish
    • undefined
  • Salvation-lifeline, preservation or deliverance from harm, ruin, or loss. undefined
  • Redemption-the action of saving or being saved from sin, error, or evil.
  • Tugging-pull (something) hard or suddenly.
  • Bragging– show off.
  • Longing-desire,likeness,a yearning desire.
  • Hovering-remain in one place.
  • Hazel eyesundefined
  • Rustled-make a soft,crackling sound like that caused by movement.
  • Trotted-proceed or cause to proceed at a pace faster than a walk.
  • Chapan-is a coat worn over clothes, usually during the cold winter months.
  • Awestruck-filled with or revealing awe,amazed.
  • Tousled-make (something, especially a person’s hair) untidy.
  • Vindication-the action of clearing someone of blame or suspicion.
  • Flicked-strike or propel (something) with a sudden quick movement of the fingers.
  • Bazaar-market.
  • Bellowed-emit a deep loud roar, typically in pain or anger.
  • Perched-sit on something high or narrow.
  • Haggling-bargain persistently.
  • Crates
    • undefined
  • Ravine-a deep, narrow gorge with steep sides.
  • Secluded-not seen or visited by many people.
  • Bisecting-divide into two parts.
  • Squished-to make the sound you make when you walk through something soft and wet.
  • Coup-a sudden, violent, and illegal seizure of power from a government.
  • Rippled-form or flow with a series of small waves on the surface.
  • Twirling-spin quickly and lightly round, especially repeatedly.
  • Blurted-to say something suddenly and without thinking
  • Embedded-fixed firmly and deeply in a surrounding mass; implanted.
  • Gnarled-rough, and twisted, especially with age.
  • Deflated-having been emptied of air or gas.
    • undefined
  • Calloused-that is thickened and rough from rubbing against something.
  • Stagger-walk or move unsteadily, as if about to fall.
  • Muffled-not loud because of being obstructed in some way,muted.
  • Swaying– oscillate,moving,shake.
    • undefined
  • Wisps-a small thin or twisted bunch, piece, or amount of something.
  • Shimmer-shine with a soft, slightly wavering light.
  • Rubble-waste or rough fragments of stone, brick, concrete, etc
  • Havoc– destruction,damage etc.
  • Corduroy– is a textile with a distinct pattern.
    • undefined
  • Pinned-attach or fasten,attach,fix.
  • Gripped-take and keep a firm hold of; grasp tightly.
  • Whimper-make a series of low, feeble sounds expressive of fear, pain, or unhappiness.
  • Alley-a narrow passageway between or behind buildings.undefined
  • Thwart-prevent (someone) from accomplishing something.
  • Padlocked swinging door-kind of lock.
    • undefined
  • Squinted-look at someone or something with one or both eyes partly closed in an attempt to see more clearly or as a reaction to strong light.
  • Weeping-shedding tears.
    • undefined
  • Smudges-cause (something) to become messily smeared by rubbing it.
  • Ripped-badly torn.
  • Chapan
    • undefined
  • Indignation-anger or annoyance provoked.

Some day, Inshallah, you will be a great writer,” Hassan said. “And people all over the world will read your stories.

Hassan, The Kite Runner

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