25 terms

WordMasters 4th BLUE 10-11

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avalanche
a dangerous slide of snow down a mountain
sever
to separate, divide into parts
invalid
sickly or disabled person
ram
male sheep; crowd or pack to capacity; force into
loom
a machine or device for weaving cloth; hang over, as of something threatening
eternal
lasting for an indefinitely long period of time
drake
male duck
prohibit
To stop one from doing something; prevent
fluid
easily flowing, subject to change
physician
a doctor
impair
make worse or less effective
stagnant
not moving
fleet
a group of warships organized as a tactical unit, moving very fast; move along rapidly and lightly
consume
use up (resources or materials)
sleek
well-groomed and neatly tailored
hummock
small hill
clamor
noise, shouting
immense
very large or great; beyond ordinary means of measurement
lagoon
shallow body of water partly cut off from the sea by a strip of land
stampede
cause to run in panic
infinite
having no limits or boundaries in time or space or extent or magnitude
grove
A group of trees growing together with open space between them.
fracture
the act of cracking something
severe
serious or extreme in nature
origin
an event that is a beginning