36 terms

Night of the Ninjas, Review set

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librarian
A person who works in a library.
cricket
A small black insect that jumps high and that makes loud, high-pitched noises.
chirp
To make a short high-pitched sound.
dim
Not bright or clear.
stack
A group of things that are put one on top of the other.
spine
The bones in the middle of your back.
strap
Attached to something.
scoop
To pick up something quickly.
grove
A small group of trees.
crouch
To lower your body to the ground by bending your legs.
leap
To jump.
huddle
To come close together in a group.
spike
A thin, pointed piece of metal.
capture
To take and hold someone as a prisoner.
rung
One of the pieces of wood or metal that is used as a step on a ladder.
streak
To make long lines of a different color on or in something.
wade
To walk through water.
shallow
Not deep.
pant
To breathe hard and quickly.
rattle
To make the sound of hitting something quickly again and again.
flickering
Burning or glowing in an unsteady way.
worthy
Good and deserving respect.
mercy
Kindness or help given to people.
confused
When you can't understand or think clearly.
fierce
Wanting to fight.
knock over
To cause someone or something to fall to the ground.
chatter
To hit your teeth together because you are cold or scared.
leap
To jump from a surface.
scamper
To run or move quickly and often playfully.
crack
To break something so that there are lines in its surface.
outline
A drawing or picture that shows only the shape of an object.
moonstone
A shiny white stone.
grip
To grab or hold something tightly.
tuck
To push the end of something into something in order to hold it in place or make it look neat.
bump
To hit against an object in a sudden way.
swiftly
Quickly or immediately.

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