20 terms

Wordly Wise 3000 Book 5 lesson 6

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abolish
To bring to an end; to do away with.
agony
Great pain of mind or body; suffering.
catapult
A machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with great force.
character
The qualities that make a person or place different or special. A person in a story, movie, or play, aletter or symbol used in writing or printing
denounce
To speak out against something; to criticize.
escalate
To go up or incease in size or scope.
grim
Cruel; fierce. Unfriendly or threatening; stern. Unpleasant; disturbing.
harbor
a protected place along a seacoast where ships can find shelter ,to give shelter to; to take care of by hiding, to hold and nourish a thought or feeling of the mind.
inflict
to cause something painful to be felt (v.)
loathe
To hate or dislike greatly.
meddle
To involve oneself in other people's affairs without being asked.
monstrous
Causing shock; horrible; wicked. Extremely large.
rouse
To awaken, to wake up. To stir up, to excite.
steadfast
Unchanging; steady; loyal
translate
To put into a different language
agonizing
Very painful
catapulted
To move or be moved suddently and with great force, as if by catapult.
denounced
to accuse someone of doing wrong
loathing
A feeling of hatred
meddlesome
Given to taking part in others' affairs without being asked
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