Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 5
|Audacious|| 1. Willing to take risks;daring.|
2. Showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy.
|Confiscate||To seize, by forces if necessary; to take possession of.|
|Conscientious|| 1. Thorough; careful.|
2. Honest; principled.
|Depict||To give a picture of; to describe.|
|Embark|| 1. To go on board a ship or airplane at the start of a voyage.|
2. To start out; to begin.
|Inkling||A slight suspicion; a vague idea.|
|Lackadaisical||Showing little spirit or enthusiasm.|
|Mutiny||Deliberate refusal to obey orders given by those in command, especially by sailors.|
|Pilfer||To steal repeatedly small amounts or things that are of little value.|
|Profusion||A plentiful supply; a great or generous amount.|
|Prudent||Very careful; showing judgment and wisdom.|
|Rankle||To cause continuing anger or irritation.|
|Rebuke|| To criticize strongly; to reprimand. |
A sharp criticism.
|Serene||Calm and untroubled; peaceful.|
|Slovenly||Untidy; carelessly done.|