ela vocab 5

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pacifist

(n.) one who is against war or the use of violence
(adj.) opposing war or violence
SYN: peacemaker

queue

(n.) a line of people waiting for something
(v.) to form a line
SYN: line, row

restrict

(v.) to keep within set limits; to confine
SYN: hold back, limit

sage

(adj.) wise
(n.) a very wise person
SYN: (adj.) knowing (n.) philosopher

slake

(v.) to satisfy, relive, or bring to an end
SYN: quench, ease

terrain

(n.) the landscape, especially its physical features or fitness for a particular purpose
SYN: ground, topography, territory

vocation

(n.) any trade , profession, or occupation; a sense being fit for or having a special calling for ones work
SYN: career

vow

(n.) a solemn or sacred promise or pledge
(v.) to declare or promise in a solemn way
SYN: (n.) word of honor (v.) pledge

waylay

(n.) to lie in wait for and attack, ambush
SYN: entrap

wither

(v.) to dry up, wilt, sag; to cause someone to feel ashamed, humiliate, or very small
SYN: shrivel, droop; shame

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