To quail is to flinch, to shake, or to draw back--as if you're afraid.
"There were Nine Riders at the water's edge below, and Frodo's spirit quailed before the threat of their uplifted faces."
Explain the meaning of "quail" without saying "shrink back" or "lose heart."
Fill in the blanks: "(Someone) will (do something courageous) without hesitation, but the (sight, sound, smell, or thought) of _____ makes (him or her) quail."
Spend 20 seconds or more on the game below. Don’t skip straight to the review—let your working memory empty out first.
1. A near opposite of QUAILING is
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