15 terms

wordly wise 3000 book 5 lesson 13

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accommodate
to have or find room for, to do a favor for
aggressive
ready to attack or start fights, acting in a hostile way, bold and active
bask
to relax where it is pleasantly warm, to enjoy a warm or pleasant feeling
carcass
the dead body of an animal
conceal
to keep someone or something from being seen or known, to hide
flail
to strike out or swing wildly, to thrash about
gorge
a narrow passage between steep cliffs (n.)
morsel
a small amount, especially of something good to eat, a tidbit
protrude
to stick out; to project
ripple
to form small waves, a movement like a small wave
slither
to move with a sliding, side to side motion of the body
sluggish
Lacking energy; not active; slow moving
snout
the nose or jaws that stick out in front of certain animal's heads
taper
to make or become less wide or less thick at one end
visible
able to be seen, exposed to view, not hidden