4th & 5th S.T.A.A.R test Vocabulary
Terms in this set (76)
the flower of a plant.
seasoned with or containing spice:
an odor arising from spices, plants, cooking, etc., especially an agreeable odor; fragrance.
flat bladed oar for propelling and steering a canoe or small boat,
A sluggish, marshy stream connected with a river, lake, or gulf. Bayous are common in the southern United States
to regard with wonder, pleasure, or approval
past tense of dry.
to hold tight, as by grasping or embracing;
a leg, arm, or wing; or a large or main branch of a tree.
to carry out; execute; do
a woman server
to carry out; execute; do
a person appointed or elected to an office or charged with certain duties.
a formal event performed on a special occasion
to stress the importance of something
a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed
to have confidence in the truth, the existence, or the reliability of something, although without absolute proof that one is right in doing so
an expression of gratitude
the appearance of a place
rocky and steep
to make available; furnish
large outdoor signboard
a public promotion of some product or service
involved in or affected by or having a claim to or share in
external conditions or surroundings, ex: those in which people live or work
to inspire with courage, spirit, or confidence
a man or boy; person;a companion; comrade; associate
a division of territory, as of a country, state, or county, marked off for administrative, electoral, or other purposes.
a part that is cut off or separated.
something suggested, as a piece of advice:
a slip or sheet of paper, cardboard, or the like, on which a voter marks his or her vote.
a specific task or duty assigned to a person or group of people
the place to which a person or thing travels
absolutely necessary; indispensable
to give (money, time, etc), esp to a charity
intended to exist or function for a long,
without covering or clothing; naked; nude:
a large group of things: animals, people
a route, course, or track along which something moves:
to contend with an opposing force.
to take or hold a position and take control of
to interrupt the quiet, rest, peace, or order of; unsettle.
to shake or tremble with cold, fear, excitement, etc.
characterized by elegance or beauty of form, manner, movement, or speech; elegant:
something beneath, behind, or within which a person, animal, or thing is protected from storms, missiles, adverse conditions, etc.; refuge.
feeling shame; distressed or embarrassed by feelings of guilt, foolishness, or disgrace
to express a determination not to (do something):
to express disapproval of; scold; reproach
a subject;dominant idea or topic
to disagree in opinion, belief,
to come into collision or disagreement;
to bring to an end; finish; terminate
the effect, result, or outcome of something occurring earlier
to present reasons for or against a thing
of or pertaining to a single or specific person, thing, group, class, occasion, etc., rather than to others or all; special rather than general:
one who is first or among the earliest in any field of inquiry, enterprise, or progress
to think, believe, or fancy:
inquiry or investigation into a subject in order to discover or revise facts,
used to express complete agreement or strong agreeance
having knowledge; conscious;informed; alert
favorable to success, interest, or any desired end
a plan, method, or series of maneuvers or stratagems for obtaining a specific goal or result:
to learn by heart;to commit to memory
harmonious combination or interaction, as of functions or parts.
process or fact of personally observing, encountering,
a communication or declaration in speech or writing,
to step in (intervene) for a particular purpose.
to oversee (a process, work, workers, etc.) during execution or performance;
ready for use; of use or service; at hand
to engage in argument, debate,or discussion
to bring to its goal or conclusion; carry out; perform; finish
instructions for doing something or for reaching a place