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This is for the Spelling Review test on Friday. It will not be over the spelling of the words on the meaning.

blemish

(n.) a mark or stain that damages the appearance of something; a weakness or flaw

blunt

(adj.) having a dull point or edge, not sharp; honest but insensitive in manner
(v.) to make less sharp.

capable

(adj.) able and prepared to do something; fit or skilled

conclude

(v.) to finish; to bring something to an end; to decide after careful thought

detect

(v.) to find or discover something, notice

fatigue

(n.) wearniess or exhaustion from work or lack of sleep
(v.) to make very tired

festive

(adj.) having to do with a feast or celebration

hospitality

(n.) a friendly welcome and treatment of guests

nomad

(n.) a member of a people who move from place to place; a person who roams aimlessly

persecute

(v.) to treat unjustly or cause to suffer

qsupreme

(adj.) highest in power, rank, authority, quality, or degree

transport

(v.) to move or carry from one place to another
(n.) a vehicle used to move things from place to place; the act or process of moving something from one place to another.

accomplish

(v.) to do, make happen, succeed in, carry through

apparent

(adj.) open to view; easy to understand; seeming to be true or real

capacity

(n.) the amount of space that can be filled; ability or skill; office or role

civilian

(n.) a person not on active duty in a military, police, or firefighting force

conceal

(v.) to hide or keep secret, to place out sight

duplicate

(v.) to copy exactly; to produce something equal to
(adj.) exactly like something else
(n.) an exact copy

keen

(adj.) having a sharpened edge; quick and sharp in thought or in sight, hearing, or smell; eager

provoke

(v.) to annoy to make angry, stir up; to do something in order to get a response

spurt

(v.) to shoot out quickly in a stream; to show a burst of energy
(n.) a sudden, short stream of fluid; a quick burst of activity

undoing

(n.) a bringing to ruin or destruction; the cause of ruin; unfastening or loosening

vast

(adj.) very great or very large

withdraw

(v.) to pull out or remove, to move back or away, retreat.

barrier

(n.) something that blocks the way; an obstacle

calculate

(v.) to find out by using matematics, reckon; to find out by reasoning, estimate

compose

(v.) to be or make up the parts, form; to creat or write; to calm quiet one's mind

considerable

(adj.) fairly large in size or extent; worthy of attention

deputy

(n.) one chosen to help or take the place of another or to act in that person's absense

industrious

(adj.) busy, working steadily

jolt

(v.) to shake up roughtly; to move along in a jerky or bumpy fashion
(n.) a sudden bump or jerk; a shock or surprise

loot

(v.) to rob by force or violence, especially during war or time of unrest
(n.) valuable things that have been stolen or taken by force

rejoice

(v.) to feel joy or great delight; to make joyful

reliable

(adj.) deserving trust, dependable

senseless

(adj.) lacking meaning, stupid or foolish; without use of the senses

shrivel

(v.) to shrink and wrinkle, especially from heat, cold, or dryness

alternate

(v.) to do, use, or happen in successive turns; to take turns
(n.) a person acting or prepapred to act in place of another; a substitute
(adj.) happening or appearing in turns; every other; being a choice between two or more things

demolish

(v.) to tear down, break to pieces

energetic

(adj.) active and vigorous, full of energy, forceful

enforce

(v.) to force obedience to

feat

(n.) an act or deed that shows daring, skill, or strength

hearty

(adj.) warm and friendly; healthy, lively, and strong; large and satisfying to appetite

mature

(v.) to bring to or reach full development or growth
(adj.) fully grown or developed

observant

(adj.) watchful, quick to notice; careful and diligent

primary

(adj.) first in importance, first in time or order; basic, fundamental
(n.) an early election that narrows the choice of candidates who will run in a final election

resign

(v.) to give up a job, an office, or a right or claim

strive

(v.) to devote much energy or effort, try hard

verdict

(n.) the decision of a jury at the end of a trial or legal case; any decision

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