What does "despondent" mean in this context?
What does she have a vast knowledge of different types of what?
What does "nefarious" mean in this context?
Read the section of chapter 10 where Violet used her grappling hook to try to rescue Sunny. Lemony Snicket narrates that thanks to Violet's "adroit" inventing skills everything worked the way it was supposed to work.
What does "adroit" mean in this context?
What did Violet's grappling hook finally catch on?
What does "misery" mean in this context?