Vocabulary – Slave Insurrection in Quitman
To agree together, especially secretly, to do something wrong, evil, or illegal.
an act of revolt, rebellion, or resistance against civil authority or an established government.
a secret plan or scheme to accomplish some purpose, especially an unlawful purpose
a member of a group of people planning or agreeing in secret to commit an illegal or subversive act
to weaken something by removing or wearing away material from its base or from beneath it
to take a hold of an object quickly and firmly
forbidding in its bareness and lack of any ornament, relieving feature, or pleasant prospect
difficult to analyze, understand, or solve