Review this Vocabulary

"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner

page 193
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cupolas a round structure attached to a house The cupola was damaged by the fallen tree.
spires small steeples, as on a church Some church spires nowadays conceal cell phone antennae.
encroached moved in, surrounded, pushed out The ugly new apartments encroached on the otherwise lovely neighborhood.
obliterated destroyed The blast obliterated the humvee and all its inhabitants.
august grand, lavish (not the month of August) His august presence put everyone at ease.
coquettish like a coquette, a flirt, flirtatious He didn't buy her coquettish act.
hereditary inherited KS is thought to be a hereditary illness.
remitted cancelled All taxes are remitted this year for those who overpaid last year.
dispensation exemption He asked the teacher for a dispensation from attending class on Friday due to a doctor's appointment.
perpetuity foreverThe grave will remain in the churchyard in perpetuity.

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