26 terms

4th Grade Wordly Wise Lesson 18

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abreast
side-by-side
abreast
up-to-date
barrier
anything that stops progress or blocks the way
breadth
the distance of something from side to side; width
breadth
wide range; largeness
capital
wealth that can be used to produce more wealth
capital
the city where the government of a state or country is located
capital
punishable by death
ensure
to make sure or certain
external
on or related to the outside
feud
a long, bitter quarrel, especially one between two families
feud
to be enemies, to quarrel
fortress
a building with strong walls made to be defended against attack; a fort
frequent
happening often or over and over
frequent
to go to over and over
frequency
number of times something is repeated
frontier
the line between two countries
frontier
the outer limits of the settled part of a country
frontier
the outer limits of knowledge
peasant
a personwho makes a living from working the soil, especially in poorer countries
petty
of little importance; small
threat
a warning that one may do harm
threaten
to make a threat
threatening
suggesting harm or danger
utilize
to put to use
vast
very great in area or amount