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Fifth Grade Tier 2 Vocabulary List 2

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abolish
formally put an end to (a system, practice, or institution)
establish (1)
set up (an organization, system, or set of rules)
establish (2)
achieve permanent acceptance or recognition for
establish (3)
show (something) to be true or certain by determining the facts
hesitate
pause before saying or doing something, especially through uncertainty
immigrate
come to live permanently in a foreign country
emigrate
to leave one's country to permanently live in another
migrate (1)
(of an animal, typically a bird or fish) move from one region or habitat to another, especially regularly according to the season
migrate (2)
(of a person) move from one area or country to settle in another, especially in search of work
revolt (1)
rise in rebellion
revolt (2)
cause to feel disgust
revolt (3) (noun)
an attempt to put an end to the authority of a person or body by rebelling
convince
cause (someone) to believe firmly in the truth of something
gigantic
of very great size or extent; huge or enormous
hoax (1)
a humorous or malicious deception
hoax (2)
deceived by a practical joke
arrogant
having or revealing an exaggerated sense of one's own importance or abilities
brisk (1)
sharp or abrupt
brisk (2)
active, fast, and energetic
brisk (3)
(of the weather or wind) cold but fresh and enlivening