20 terms

6th Grade PG Word Lists 13-14

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dearth
a great shortage; a scarcity
ethical
correct; right
loath
not willing
mourn
to show sorrow over a loss
range
a row of mountains; a cooking stove; the reach of a gun; to wander; open land
soar
to fly higher and higher
undermine
to weaken
utter
complete, total; to say
witty
clever; amusing
expend
to use up
facile
done in too easy a manner
flush
a sudden, strong growth or feeling; in line
nourish
to provide food for
vital
necessary for life
waive
to give up a right or claim
curmudgeon
cranky person, usually old
subside
Sink, settle down, become less active, return to a normal level
toil
To work long and hard.
furtive
secret, stealthy
nostalgic
a wishing for something that happened a long time ago or is now far away