20 terms

Fifth Grade Tier 2 Vocabulary Word List 1


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escalate (1)
to increase rapidly
escalate (2)
become or cause to become more intense or serious
consistent (1)
(of a person, behavior, or process) unchanging in achievement or effect over a period of time
consistent (2)
(of an argument or set of ideas) not containing any logical contradictions
huddle (verb)
crowd together; nestle closely
huddle (noun)
a crowded or confused mass of people or things
equivalent (adjective)
equal in value, amount, function, meaning
equivalent (noun)
a person or thing that is equal to or corresponds with another in value, amount, function, meaning
(especially of food, money, or some other resource) insufficient for the demand
the substance or essence of a speech or text
exhaust (1)
drain (someone) of their physical or mental resources; tire out
exhaust (2)
use up (resources or reserves) completely
exhaust (3)
waste gases or air expelled from an engine, turbine, or other machine in the course of its operation
not clear enough to be read
significant (1)
sufficiently great or important to be worthy of attention; noteworthy
significant (2)
having a particular meaning; indicative of something
primary (1)
of chief importance; principal
primary (2)
earliest in time or order of development
primary (3)
a preliminary election to appoint delegates to a party conference or to select the candidates for a principal, especially presidential, election
consistent (3)
compatible or in agreement with something