War of 1812

Vocabulary – War of 1812

Treaty Noun a formal contract or agreement negotiated between countries or other political entities

Allies Noun a person, group, or state that is joined in an association with another or others for a common purpose

Blockade Noun an organized action to prevent people or goods entering or leaving a place

Occupying Verb to invade and take control of a country, area, or building

Resentment Noun aggrieved feelings caused by a sense of having been badly treated

Trade Restrictions Noun Taxes, Tariffs, or physical barriers keeping trade with another country

Meddling noun Unwanted interference in somebody’s personal concerns. In this case the British involvement in Native American issues

Goodwill Noun Friendly attitude toward someone or something