Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 9
Wordly Wise 3000 Book 4 The Forty-Niners
Terms in this set (27)
n. Something that is helpful or useful.
v. To make use of; to benefit oneself by treating others unfairly.
v. To surprise or amaze.
n. Great surprise or amazement.
v. 1. To show or prove to be true.
v. 2. To approve or give one's agreement to.
adj. 1. Very far away in time.
adj. Very far away; not near or close by.
n. A person who sets up something that lasts.
v. To sink below the surface of the water.
n. A small village
n. 1. A large number.
n. 2. One who greets and enetertains guests and takes care of their needs at a party or restaurant.
n. A feeling of doubt uncertainty, or concern about what may happen in the future.
v. To make or become very dry.
adj. Lacking water; thirsty.
n. Something that is waited for; expected, or hoped for.
v. To look in the ground for valuable metals like gold and silver.
n. A person who explores an area to look for valuable metals.
adj. In short supply; not plentiful.
n. A shortage.
adj. Clever; good at understanding what is needed and acting on it.
adj. Being the only one of its kind; belonging to only one person or group.
n. 1. The bottom surface of the foot or a shoe or boot.
n. 2. A flat fish that is caught and eaten for food.
n. Greater pain or suffering.
adj. Being like others of its kind.