GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 16 - Applying the Meanings

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GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 16 - Applying the Meanings

bounty

The town offered a $25 ___________for each predatory animal that was killed.

bountiful

Farmers attributed to the ______________ harvest to adequate rainfall throughout the growing season.

camouflage

The green color of a praying mantis is its natural means of __________.

camouflage

Octopuses ___________themselves by changing color to match their background.

ebbed

The rocks near the shore were exposed as the tide _________.

ebbed

The patient's strength had _______ to the point where getting of bed was an effort.

ebb

Just when the shipwrecked sailors' hopes of rescue were at their lowest _____, they saw a ship approaching the island.

foraged

We _______in the forest for firewood.

forage

I supplement the horses' ___________with carrots and apples.

harrassed

Swarms of mosquitoes __________us as we left the tent.

harrassed

The store owners were ____________by the rapid increase in shoplifting.

insulate

The builder used fiberglass to ______________the walls.

insulation

Their down provides geese with _____________ against the cold.

lethargic

Extreme heat often makes people ____________.

lethargy

Despite repeated pep talks from the coach, a _____________had settled over the team.

maneuver

A frontal attack on a well-defended position is not a _________I would recommend.

maneuvered

General Lee ____________his forces so skillfully that the outcome of the battle was never in doubt.

mottled

The granite had a _____________pink and gray appearance.

murky

I gazed over the side of the boat into the ________ depths of the harbor.

proximity

The lawyers looked for an office with ____________to the courthouse.

replenished

We ____________our water bottles at a little stream.

sleek

The ___________ocean liner was a beautiful sight.

wary

She advised me to be ________of the advertisement's claims.

weaned

Puppies are ___________at six weeks.

wean

The cafeteria menu replaced doughnuts with a medley of fruits in an attempt to _______students away from sweets.

If something is murky

it is not very clear.

To replenish supplies is to

bring them to a needed level.

A mottled coat is one

with blotches of different colors.

Camouflage is

the act of concealment.

A wary child is one who

is watchful and suspicious.

Insulation is used to

keep heat from escaping.

A sleek animal is one that is

slender and graceful.

Bounty is

that which is given freely.

To ebb is to

recede.

Forage is

grass or grain that farm animals eat.

insulated

In order to save energy, the hot-water tank had been (covered with a material that kept heat from escaping).

weaned

The baby was (stopped from depending on its mother's milk) at six months.

lethargic

My (slow-moving and sleepy) condition is caused by the medicine I'm taking for the flu.

sleek

Siamese cats have (smooth and glossy) coats.

maneuver

The (planned military movement) was carried out promptly and swiftly.

harass

The landlord began to (do annoying things to make trouble for) me when I refused to move out.

proximity

(How close it is) to public transportation can be an important factor in chosing a home.

recede

After three days, the floodwaters started to (sink to a low level).

foraging

Racoons like to go (searching for something to eat) in the garbage cans.

camouflaged

The troops in the jungle (disguised the appearance of) themselves by wearing jackets with splotches of brown and green colors.

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