10 terms

Across the Wide Dark Sea

Vocabulary for third grade Houghton Mifflin Reading, theme 5, selection 1.
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anchor
a heavy metal hook attached to a ship and dropped overboard to hold the ship in place
cramped
crowded: not enough room to move about
journey
a trip from one place to another
seeping
slowly leaking; oozing
settlement
a small community in a new place
weary
tired; needing rest
survive
to stay alive; to hold up or withstand
lurked
stayed hidden
overboard
over the side of the boat
huddled
crowded close together