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34 terms

Worldly wise bk4 L9,10

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advantage
Something that is helpful or useful.
astonish
To surprise or amaze
confirm
To show or prove to be true
distant
Very far away in time
founder
A person who sets up something that lasts
hamlet
A small village
host
a large number
misgiving
A feeling of doubt, uncertainty, or concern about what may happen in the future
parch
To make or become very dry
prospect
Something that is waited for, expected, or hoped for
scarce
In short supply
shrewd
Clever; good at understanding what is needed and acting on it.
sole
Being the only one of its kind; belonging to only one person or group
torment
Great pain or suffering
typical
Being like others of its kind
ail
To cause sickness, pain, or trouble.
banish
To force someone out of the country
communicate
To make known, to give or exchange information.
console
To make less sad; to comfort
cower
To shrink from, as if from fear
deliberate
Carefully thought out; not hasty
depth
Distance from top to bottom or front to back; deepness
desire
To wish for; want very much
livelihood
The means of supporting oneself
misfortune
Bad luck; trouble
orphan
A child whose parents are dead
precipice
A very high and steep cliff
regain
To get back
slay
To kill violently
symptom
A sign of something
distribute
to give out:to divide among several or many: To spread over
victim
one who is hurt, killed or suffers
intrude
to come or go in without permission or welcome
portion
a part or share of the whole