wordly wise 3000 book 3 lesson 5

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antic

n. a playful act or funny act

attire

n. clothes, espacially fine and expensive clothes
v. to dress up or be dressed up

captivate

v. to please greatly; to win over by special charm

deft

adj. quick and sure; skillfull at handling

diligent

adj. working with great care and effort

eclipse

n. the total of partial hiding of one heavenly body by another
v. to do or be better than; to outshine

evolve

v. to develop and change gradually over time

evolution

n. the changes that take place as something evolves

innate

adj. having from birth; occuring naturally rather than being learned

inscribe

v. to write, paint, or etch into asa permanent record

inscribtion

n. the act of inscribing or what is inscribed

posture

n. the way one hold's one body; a pose or position
v. to assume a particular position, espacially a pretended one

shroud

1.something that covers or hides from view
2. cloth used to wrap a dead body before burial
v. to block from sight

stifle

v.1. to cut off the air from; to smother
2. to hold back; to check

tentative

adj. not fully worked out or final; hesitating or uncertain

tranquil

adj. calm; peaceful

tranquility

n. the state of being trainquil

versatile

adj.able to do many different things or to be used in many different ways

versatility

the state or to be used in many different ways

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