Vocabulary 6A for English II R

atone

to make up for, to fix/make right

bondage

slavery; being bound or held down

credible

believable

defray

to pay for

diligent

hardworking, industrious, not lazy

doleful

sad; dreary

ghastly

frightful, horrible; deathly pale, horrific

hamper

to hold back

hew

to shape or cut down with an ax, to hold to

impoverished

poor, in a state of poverty