12 terms

Vocabulary Workshop Level Blue Unit 15

5th grade unit 15
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complicate
to make hard to understand or do
courteous
considerate toward others
discomfort
a lack of ease and well being
eliminate
to get rid of or do away with
grieve
to cause to feel great sadness; to feel very sad
moral
(adj.) having to do with what is right and wrong; being good and just (n.) the lesson taught by a story or experience
scorch
(v.) to burn on the surface; to dry out with heat. (n.) a slight burn
severe
of a serious nature; very strict and harsh; causing pain or hardship
spectacle
an unusual sight or public display
tragic
having to do with a serious story with a sad ending; very unfortunate
trifle
(n.) something of little importance; a small amount. (v.) to treat carelessly or playfully
universal
being everywhere; of, for, or shared by all