16 terms

The War with Grandpa Vocabulary Set 1 Chapters 1-10

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billboard
A panel for the display of advertisements in public places, such as alongside highways or on the sides of buildings
maniac
someone acting wild or crazy
rickety
Not physically steady or firm; unsound, broken : down; shaky; likely to fall apart
ballet
A style of dancing
courtesy
Good manners and politeness in dealing with other people
argument
a disagreement
flickered
went off and on
advantage
benefit resulting from some event or action
formica
a plastic material used to cover surfaces like kitchen counters
ledger
a book for keeping records in
illustrated
show something with pictures
retired
no longer working
solemn
Not cheerful or smiling; serious; gloomy
intensity
brightness of color or light
Venetian blinds
a window blind made of thin slats that can be set at any angle
settles
comes to rest

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