15 terms

Wordly Wise 3000 Book 4 lesson15

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Clear
ban
To forbid, especially by passing a law or making a rule.
concentrate
To focus all one's thoughts or efforts on.
concern
To be about; to interest.
consider
To think about carefully.
contrast
To compare in order to show the differences.
fragile
Easily broken or damaged.
menace
Something that is likely to do harm or is regarded as dangerous.
pounce
To swoop down on and seize.
recent
Of a time just before the present.
symbol
Something that stands for something else.
talon
The claw of a bird, usually one that kills animals for food.
trophy
Something, as a prize or award, given to show success in an activity.
widespread
Spread or stretched out over a large area.
prompt
Quick; without too much time passing.