20 terms

Fifth Grade Vocabulary Tier Two Word List 18


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Critic (noun) (1)
a person who expresses an unfavorable opinion of something
Critic (noun) (2)
a person who judges the merits of literary, artistic, or musical works, especially one who does so professionally
Absurd (adjective)
wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate
Innovate (verb)
make changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas, or products
Vulnerable (adjective)
susceptible to physical or emotional attack or harm
Sonic (adjective)
relating to or using sound waves
Marine (adjective)
of, found in, or produced by the sea
Marine (noun)
a member of a body of troops trained to serve on land or at sea, in particular a member of the US Marine Corps
Resident (noun) (1)
a person who lives somewhere permanently or on a long-term basis
Resident (noun) (2)
a medical graduate engaged in specialized practice under supervision in a hospital
Resident (adjective)
living somewhere on a long-term basis
Absorb (verb) (1)
take in or soak up (energy, or a liquid or other substance) by chemical or physical action, typically gradually
Absorb (verb) (2)
engross the attention of (someone)
Corral (verb) (1)
gather together and confine (a group of people or things)
Corral (verb) (2)
put or keep (livestock) in a corral
Corral (noun)
a pen for livestock, especially cattle or horses, on a farm or ranch
Veteran (noun)
a person who has had long experience in a particular field
Burden (noun) (1)
a load, especially a heavy one
Burden (noun) (2)
the main theme or gist of a speech, book, or argument
Burden (verb)
load heavily