Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 14
|Amass||v. To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate.|
|Articulate|| v. To pronounce distinctly.|
To express one's thoughts, feelings, or beliefs in words.
|Decimate||v. To kill or destroy a large portion of a group.|
|Dexterous||adj. Skillful in the use of hands or mind.|
|Garb|| n. A style of clothing; costume.|
v. To clothe or dress.
|Gregarious||adj. Enjoying the company of others; sociable.|
|Inherent||adj. Existing as a natural part of something.|
|Maternal||adj. Motherly. Related to or inherited through one's mother.|
|Nurture|| v. To care for and give sustenance to.|
n. The process of raising one's young.
|Obtrusive|| adj. Tending to push oneself forward in an unwelcoming manner. |
Noticeable in an undesirable way.
|Parody|| v. To imitate the style of someone or something in order to make fun of it. |
n. An imitation that exaggerates for comic effect.
|Pugnacious||adj. Aggressive; eager to fight or quarrel.|
|Reprehensible||adj. Deserving blame or rebuke.|
|Tractable||adj. Easily managed or controlled.|
|Zany||adj. Comical because of strangeness; clownish.|