WordMasters Spring 2011

25 terms by analissacruz

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brink

At the edge on the verge of onset the threshold of danger.

weep

shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain or joy leak or release liquid.

isolated

remote and separate physically or socially or not close or separted.

ruffian

a cruel and brutal fellow, thug or gangster, bully, lawless, tough, brute.

gnaw

become ground down or deteriorate or to bite or chew on

solitary

confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners or
separated or alone.

rim

the top edge of a vessel, part of a wheel where the tire is attached. basketball hoop. a gadget used for attaching.

plod

walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud.

famished

extremely hungry.

miser

a stingy hoarder of money and possessions (often living miserably)

dart

a sudden quick movement. a tapered tuck made in dressmaking or a small missel used in games

festive

offering fun and gaiety joyous, celebratory.

lodge

a hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers, provide housing or to forcibly imbed something.

pounce

move down on as if in an attack to swoop down on and seize

dilapidated

in deplorable condition, fall apart ruined.

nibble

a small bite, eat in small amounts or gently.

mallard

wild dabbling duck from which domestic ducks are descended.
common duck.

summon

call in an official matter, such as to attend court, to call

jolly

full of or showing high-spirited merriment or a yawl used by a ship's sailors

buck

a paper dollar, to jump vioenty, to strive (work towards) to subvert (go againest) an adult male deer or antelope.

remedy

a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain. the act of correcting a mistake. the solution.

generous

willing to give and share unstintingly or more than adequate

merge

join or combine to blend

shabby

showing signs of wear and tear or neglect sloppy or unkempt, moth eaten, ratty or tattered.

brood

the young of an animal cared for at one time or to sit on eggs.
to stew on something.

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