42 terms

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confine
(v) limit or border
spectacular
(adj) very impressive
aspect
(n) one part of a situation, problem etc.
challenge
(n)something that is difficult and that tests someone's ability or determination.
mental
(adj) relating to the mind, or involving the process of thinking.
notable
(adj) important and well known.
precaution
(n) something that you do to prevent bad things happening in the future.
pursuit
(n) an attempt to achieve a plan, activity, or situation, usually over a long period of
tolerance
(n) the quality of allowing people to do or believe what they want although you do not agree with it.
trait
(n) a particular quality in your personality.
vivid
(adj) such descriptions or memories produce strong, clear images in your mind
participate
(v) to be involved with other people in an activity
embrace
(v) to accept new ideas, beliefs, methods, etc in an enthusiastic way.
appetite
(n) the feeling of wanting something very much.
perceive
(v) to think of something or someone in a particular way
exhilaration
(n) a feeling of being very happy and excited.
thrilling
(adj) exciting and enjoyable.
ascent
(n) a movement or climb up something.
bravely
(adv) showing no fear of dangerous or difficult situations.
conquer
(v) to succeed in stopping or dealing with a bad feeling or a difficult problem.
determined
(adj) wanting to do something very much, and not letting anyone stop you.
goal
(n) something you want to do successfully in the future.
earn
(v) to get something that you deserve because of your work, qualities, etc.
distinctive
(adj) easy to recognize.
role
(n) the job someone or something has in a particular situation.
significant
(adj) important or noticeable.
ultimate
(adj) final or most important.
transplant
(v) to take an organ, skin, etc. from one person, animal, part of the body, etc. and put it into or onto another.
intimidating
(adj) frightening in a way which makes a person feel less confident
consume
(v) to use something such as a product, energy, or fuel, time.
desperately
(adv) feeling that you have no hope and are ready to do anything to change the situation you are in.
ascent
(n) a climb to the top of a mountain.
eagerly
(adv) wanting to do or have something very much.
brisk
(adj) quick and energetic.
steep slope
(n) hill, etc goes up or down very quickly.
slippery
(adj) smooth and wet and difficult to hold or walk on.
angle
(n) the space between two lines or surfaces that join, measured in degrees.
descent
(v) a movement down.
reap
(v) to receive a benefit due to one's efforts.
charm
(n) a small piece of jewellery often worn on bracelets.
resemble
(v) to look like or be similar to another person or thing.
replicate
(v) to make or do something again in exactly the same way
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