18 terms

Call of the Wild 5-7

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Dwindle
become smaller or lose substance, decrease, shrink, fade, peter out (verb)
Feign
make believe with the intent to deceive, to pretend (verb)
Abide
to put up with, tolerate (verb)
Repugnant
disgust; arousing disgust; repulsive (adjective)
Superfluous
extra; unnecessary (adjective)
Chivalrous
courteous; faithful; brave (adjective)
Innocuous
harmless, inoffensive; insignificant (adjective)
Convalesce
recover health after illness; recuperate (verb)
Plethora
overabundance; excess (noun)
Pompous
filled with self-importance; arrogant; obnoxiously proud (adjective)
Transient
lasting only a short time, temporary, fleeting (adjective)
Incoherent
jumbled; chaotic; impossible to understand (adjective)
Abundance
a great supply; more than enough (noun)
Tangible
capable of being touched; real, solid (adjective)
Commingled
to mix or mingle together; combine, blend (verb)
Pertinacity
persistent determination
Certitude
The state of being certain of the truth or rightness of something.(noun)
Cessation
A bringing or coming to an end; a halt (noun)