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This week’s words come from A Grown Up Kind of Pretty by Joshilyn Jackson.

Tractable — “She was tractable now, faded once more to the Liza-less creature the stroke had made her.”

Tractable means capable of being easily led, taught, or controlled.

Gritching — “I could handle a little gritching.

Gritching is a combo of grouchy and *itchy.

Torpid — “But she seemed torpid.”

Torpid means lacking energy or vigor.

What new words did you learn this week?