Wordly Wise Chapter 3 Grade 7

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Admonish
to warn; to criticize gently
Aghast
struck with horror; shocked
Annihilate
to destroy completely; to reduce to utter ruin
Benefactor
a person who provides help, especially by giving money
Bestow
to give as an honor; to present as a gift
Devious
Having many twists and turns; winding.
Sneaky; not frank or honest.
Devoid
lacking; empty; entirely without
Heed
to pay attention to
Mortal
of or relating to such a being; causing death, fatal; possible, conceivable
Muse
to think about in a quiet, careful way
Pioneer
a person who goes before others and opens the way for them to follow
Plague
(n.) an easily spread disease causing a large number of deaths; a widespread evil; (v.) to annoy or bother
Subside
to sink to a lower level; to become quieter or less active
Unwitting
not done on purpose; unintended
Wrathful
forceful anger; fury