Term ID Vocabulary Parent Termsort ascending Description
296 Cultural Issues Slavery White anxiety

For moments in the text which describe anxiety felt by white characters about the presence or possible actions of slaves, as when Loosh's sudden appearance and behavior make Bayard uncomfortable. SR

5147 Actions Physical Whistling
3732 Environment Auditory Whistle
1077 Actions Verbal Whispering
724 Cultural Issues Alcohol Whiskey
694 Themes and Motifs Animals Whippoorwills
2482 Actions Violent Whipping
4647 Actions Verbal Whimper
1345 Themes and Motifs Futility When will it stop
5540 Themes and Motifs Objects Wheel chair
2470 Themes and Motifs Objects Wheel
3984 Environment Atmospheric Wetness
4149 Cultural Issues Clothes Wet clothes
622 Aesthetics Diction Western vernacular
2143 Cultural Issues Education West Point
5367 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical West Point
4558 Environment Place Well|Wellhouse
1062 Themes and Motifs Objects Well
3492 Cultural Issues Government Welfare
3519 Aesthetics Description Weight / Burden
2441 Themes and Motifs Body Weight
3965 Environment Natural Weeds
2996 Environment Olfactory Weed
3057 Environment Time of Day Wee hours
5193 Environment Time of Year Wednesday
2843 Themes and Motifs Objects Wedding ring
1048 Cultural Issues Law Wedding license
669 Themes and Motifs Objects Wedding license
1899 Cultural Issues Clothes Wedding dress
3094 Relationships Marital Wedding
1666 Themes and Motifs Community Wedding
5620 Cultural Issues Ritual Wedding
5313 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Weber, Joe

Part of the vaudeville comedy duo Weber and Fields. JHB

5293 Actions Work Weaving
341 Environment (First level term) Weather
4372 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Weaponry imagery
1044 Cultural Issues Economy Wealth
5166 Actions Bodily Weakness
3453 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Weak heart
4071 Actions Physical Wave / waving
1491 Themes and Motifs Objects Watermelon
3860 Environment Natural Water moving / flowing
627 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Water
3262 Environment Auditory Water
4722 Actions Physical Watching
1726 Actions Perceptual Watching
1482 Actions Bodily Watching
5156 Cultural Issues Clothes Watch chain
633 Themes and Motifs Time Watch
1001 Themes and Motifs Objects Watch
4534 Themes and Motifs Money Wasting
1123 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Washington, George
2680 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Washington, D.C.
5254 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Washington Irving
630 Actions Physical Washing clothes
658 Actions Work Washing clothes
1189 Actions Domestic Washing
5630 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Wash kills Sutpen
5631 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Wash charges posse
3235 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Warsaw
5216 Actions Legal Warrant
1504 Cultural Issues Law Warrant
1269 Actions Verbal Warning
2224 Environment Weather Warmth
5689 Aesthetics Genre Conventions War story
2424 Cultural Issues History War of 1812
1712 Cultural Issues War War of 1812
807 Cultural Issues Gender War
812 Cultural Issues Age War
821 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss War
250 Cultural Issues (First level term) War
4676 Cultural Issues Alcohol Wanting a drink
1974 Cultural Issues Law Wanted poster

Any paraphernalia used to publicly identify a possible criminal. The example used is from The Reivers, which refers to a "Bertillon chart or a police poster" (3). JB

2833 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Wall Street
2735 Actions Physical Walking
704 Actions Movement Walking
2180 Actions Bodily Waking
2846 Themes and Motifs Death Wake

For gatherings of mourners prior to actual, formal funerals - for instance, in The Sound and the Fury on the occasion of Damuddy's death (which most likely is a wake rather than a funeral). -JBP

4621 Actions Work Waitress
2854 Actions Emotional Waiting
1616 Actions Hunting Waiting
1879 Actions Physical Waiting
5651 Actions Work Waiter
2001 Cultural Issues Crime Waistcoat
3987 Themes and Motifs Body Waist
3264 Actions Physical Wagon|Car maintenance
1040 Themes and Motifs Objects Wagon
497 Actions Movement Wagon
3282 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Wagner, Richard
1194 Cultural Issues Economy Wages
5118 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Vymy Ridge
4892 Themes and Motifs Determinism Vs human agency
3087 Cultural Issues Sexuality Voyeurism
552 Actions Perceptual Voyeurism
2519 Actions Verbal Vowing
2525 Cultural Issues Government Voting rights
2754 Relationships Civic Voting
716 Cultural Issues Politics Voting
2524 Actions Interaction, Social Voting
4780 Cultural Issues Crime Voter fraud