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Collins Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
The land beside the sea.
To move without power or effort.
ambition
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
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Collins Wordly Wise book 3 Lesson 5
amaze
amazing
arctic
Arctic
v. To surprise or cause wonder.
adj. Causing wonder or surprise
adj. Very cold.
n. The area around the North Pole.
amaze
v. To surprise or cause wonder.
amazing
adj. Causing wonder or surprise
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Collins Wordly wise lesson 8 with pictures
contain
container
digest
finicky
verb. To hold; to have within itself.
noun. A jar, box, or other object used for holding something.
verb. To change food after it has been eaten into simpler for…
adjective. Hard to please; fussy.
contain
verb. To hold; to have within itself.
container
noun. A jar, box, or other object used for holding something.
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Collins Wordly wise book 3 lesson 3 with Pictures
ambition
auction
coast
current
A strong wish to be good at something
A public sale where each item is sold to the person who offer…
1. the land beside the sea... 2. to move without power or effort
1. a flow of air, water, or electricity
ambition
A strong wish to be good at something
auction
A public sale where each item is sold to the person who offer…
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Collins Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 1 (Pictures)
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
noun. an object in the shape of a tube or pipe
verb. to look at closely
adjective. causing death
noun. an important or special part of something
cylinder
noun. an object in the shape of a tube or pipe
examine
verb. to look at closely
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Collins Wordly wise Grade 3 Lesson 9 with pictures
attitude
confess
defend
defend
noun. A way of thinking or feeling about certain things.
verb. To say or admit that one has done something wrong.
verb. 1. To keep from being attacked; to protect.
verb. 2. To speak for; to argue in favor of.
attitude
noun. A way of thinking or feeling about certain things.
confess
verb. To say or admit that one has done something wrong.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 7 Lesson 5-Mr Collins
adequate
agitate
agitate
agitate
Enough; sufficient
To disturb or upset
To move with an irregular, fast or violent action
To stir up interest in and support for a cause
adequate
Enough; sufficient
agitate
To disturb or upset
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Wordly Wise
approach
burrow
cease
destructive
To go closer to.... A road or way that leads to a place.
To dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
to stop, to come or bring to an end.
causing harm or damage.
approach
To go closer to.... A road or way that leads to a place.
burrow
To dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
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wordly wise lesson 5
abrupt
achieve
achievement
attempt
sudden and unexpected
accomplish
something done that takes skill or effort
To try; to make an effort
abrupt
sudden and unexpected
achieve
accomplish
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Wordly Wise Lesson 6
abolish
agony
catapult
character
v. to bring to an end; to do away wit
n. great pain of mind or body; suffering... adj. painful
n. a machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with gre…
n. the qualities that make a person or place different or spe…
abolish
v. to bring to an end; to do away wit
agony
n. great pain of mind or body; suffering... adj. painful
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
the usual amount or kind of something
ordinary, not special
a dividing line between two states or…
the edge of something
average
average
border
border
the usual amount or kind of something
average
ordinary, not special
average
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Wordly Wise Lesson 1
accustom
alert
assign
budge
v. to make familiar... adj. usual... used to
adj. watchful; wide-awake... v. to warn to be ready... n. a warning…
v. to select for a position or for what has to be done... n. wha…
v. to move or shift
accustom
v. to make familiar... adj. usual... used to
alert
adj. watchful; wide-awake... v. to warn to be ready... n. a warning…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 9
absurd
accomplish
ascend
dense
adj. so unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
v. to do something by making an effort; to complete successfu…
v. to rise, usually in a steady way
adj. tightly packed; crowded close together... thick; hard to s…
absurd
adj. so unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
accomplish
v. to do something by making an effort; to complete successfu…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 7
alter (v.)
alteration (n.)
confuse (v.)
confusing - adj.
(v.) to change in some way; to make different
(n.) a change
(V.) to make or become unclear or mixed up in the mind; to mi…
(adj)- Hard to follow or understand; unclear
alter (v.)
(v.) to change in some way; to make different
alteration (n.)
(n.) a change
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
n. a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of anim…
n. a flesh-eating animal... adj. flesh-eating
v. to understand... n. the act of understanding; the ability to…
n. the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
n. a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of anim…
carnivore
n. a flesh-eating animal... adj. flesh-eating
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Wordly Wise Lesson 10
available
bondage
donate
establish
adj. easy to get; present and ready to use
n. the state of begin a slave
v. to give to those in need, often through an organization... n.…
v. to set up or begin... to show to be true... n. something that h…
available
adj. easy to get; present and ready to use
bondage
n. the state of begin a slave
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Wordly Wise Book 8
avid
brusque
concise
demean
1.Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed 2. eager;…
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
short and to the point
to cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
1.Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed 2. eager;…
brusque
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
ancestor
carnivore
carnivorous
a person from whom one is descended
an early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
a flesh-eating animal
flesh-eating
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended
ancestor
an early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 7
alter
alter
alter
alter
To change in some way; to make or become different.
Let's _____________ our uniforms so they fit better.
We______________our plan and went to recess before lunch.
alter
To change in some way; to make or become different.
alter
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Wordly Wise Lesson 14
access
associate
boisterous
brilliant
n. freedom or permission to enter... a way to approach or entry
v. to bring together in the mind... to come or be together as f…
adj. noisy and uncontrolled
adj. very bright; sparkling... very clever or smart
access
n. freedom or permission to enter... a way to approach or entry
associate
v. to bring together in the mind... to come or be together as f…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
n. the path over which something moves... a way of acting or beh…
v. to leave; to go away from a place... n. the act of leaving
accurate
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
approximate
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2
aroma
beverage
bland
brittle
noun- A smell or odor, especially a ... pleasant one.
noun- A liquid used as a drink
adjective- 1. lacking a strong flavor.... 2. not irritating, ex…
adjective- Easily broken; not flexible.
aroma
noun- A smell or odor, especially a ... pleasant one.
beverage
noun- A liquid used as a drink
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
the land beside the sea
to move without power or effort
ambition
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of animal f…
a flesh-eating animal
to understand
the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of animal f…
carnivore
a flesh-eating animal
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Wordly Wise Lesson 8
assemble
banquet
cargo
cask
v. to bring together into a group, to gather; to put or fit t…
n. a large meal for many people; a feast
n. the load carried by a plane or ship
n. a barrel-shaped container, especially one for holding liqu…
assemble
v. to bring together into a group, to gather; to put or fit t…
banquet
n. a large meal for many people; a feast
Wordly Wise Lesson 5
embark
conscientious
pilfer
slovenly
to go on board a ship at the start of a voyage
thorough; careful
to steal small amounts of little things
untidy; carelessly
embark
to go on board a ship at the start of a voyage
conscientious
thorough; careful
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
active
active
active
astound
Taking part in; working
lively, quick, busy
moving around a lot; moving quickly
To surprise, amaze.
active
Taking part in; working
active
lively, quick, busy
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2
aroma
beverage
bland
brittle
n. a smell or odor, especially a pleasant one
n. a liquid used as a drink
adj. lacking a strong flavor... not irritating, exciting, or di…
adj. easily broken; not flexible
aroma
n. a smell or odor, especially a pleasant one
beverage
n. a liquid used as a drink
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Wordly Wise 8.11
augment
benign
connoisseur
discern
(v.) to make larger, increase
Kind and gentle
a person with expert knowledge or discriminating tastes
to perceive or recognize
augment
(v.) to make larger, increase
benign
Kind and gentle
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Wordly Wise Lesson 13
accommodate
aggressive
bask
carcass
v. to have or to find room for... to do a favor for
adj. ready to attack or start fights; acting in a hostile way…
v. to relax where it is pleasantly warm... to enjoy a warm or p…
n. the dead body of an animal
accommodate
v. to have or to find room for... to do a favor for
aggressive
adj. ready to attack or start fights; acting in a hostile way…
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Wordly Wise 7.7
beseech
consternation
delectable
garland
to beg, plead, implore
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) delightful, highly enjoyable; deliciously flavored, sa…
a wreath or chain of leaves and flowers
beseech
to beg, plead, implore
consternation
(n.) dismay, confusion
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Wordly Wise 8.4
Abhor
Affable
Amiss
Despondent
To shrink from in disgust; to detest
Pleasant; approachable; gracious
In a wrong or imperfect way
Depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly discouraged
Abhor
To shrink from in disgust; to detest
Affable
Pleasant; approachable; gracious
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Wordly Wise Lesson 5
avalanche
blizzard
challenge
conquer
n. a great mass of ice, earth or snow mixed with rocks slidin…
n. a heavy snowstorm with strong winds
v. to invite others to take part in a contest... to cause a per…
v. to get the better of... to defeat... n. the act of defeating
avalanche
n. a great mass of ice, earth or snow mixed with rocks slidin…
blizzard
n. a heavy snowstorm with strong winds
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Wordly Wise 8.6
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
1. (v.) to seize, arrest; (v.) to perceive, understand, grasp
To bring before a court to face charges
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
anarchy
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
apprehend
1. (v.) to seize, arrest; (v.) to perceive, understand, grasp
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Wordly Wise 8.9
abet
agile
allot
balmy
(v.) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in someth…
Able to move quickly and easily
(v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
soothing, mild, pleasant
abet
(v.) to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially in someth…
agile
Able to move quickly and easily
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Wordly Wise Lesson 9
advantage
astonish
confirm
distant
n. something that is helpful;+ v. to make use of; to benefit…
v. to surprise or amaze; + n. great surprise or amazement
v. to show or prove to be true; to approve or give one's agre…
adj. very away in time; very far away; not near or close by;+…
advantage
n. something that is helpful;+ v. to make use of; to benefit…
astonish
v. to surprise or amaze; + n. great surprise or amazement
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Wordly Wise 8.8
adept
audible
azure
banter
Thoroughly skilled; an expert
capable of being heard
sky blue
teasing; playful conversation
adept
Thoroughly skilled; an expert
audible
capable of being heard
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Wordly Wise 8.2
abrasion
clad
corroborate
cursory
a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
clothed or covered
to provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
abrasion
a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
clad
clothed or covered
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Wordly wise
Colony
Compensate/ Compensation
Deposit/Deposited
Deposit
A group of people, animals or plants living close together.... A…
To make up for, to be equivalent to. ... To pay for.
verb-To lay down.... (noun)-Something laid down.
To put money into a bank account or to give as a partial... paym…
Colony
A group of people, animals or plants living close together.... A…
Compensate/ Compensation
To make up for, to be equivalent to. ... To pay for.
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Wordly Wise 8.10
abject
advocate
atrocity
commemorate
Miserable, pitiful
To speak or write in favor of; to defend
An act of great cruelty and wickedness
to honor the memory of; to remember
abject
Miserable, pitiful
advocate
To speak or write in favor of; to defend
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Wordly Wise Lesson 7
colony
compensate
deposit
fascinate
n. a group of people, animals,or plants living close together…
v. to make up for, to be equivalent to ; to pay for... n. paymen…
v. to lay down; to put money into a bank account or to give a…
v. to attract; to strongly hold the interest of... adj. extremel…
colony
n. a group of people, animals,or plants living close together…
compensate
v. to make up for, to be equivalent to ; to pay for... n. paymen…
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Wordly Wise
establish
evade
liberate
oppose
to set up, to beging
to keep away from, to avoid being caught
to free
to be or act against
establish
to set up, to beging
evade
to keep away from, to avoid being caught
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Wordly Wise 7.4
acquire
antagonize
competent
comprise
To gain possession of
to act hostile towards; provoke
having the ability to do what is needed
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of
acquire
To gain possession of
antagonize
to act hostile towards; provoke
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Wordly Wise 8.5
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
careful; thoughtful
To give a picture of; to describe
audacious
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
confiscate
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
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Adequate
Administer
Agitate
Captulate
Enough or sufficient.
To manage or direct. To give out as treatment or assistance
To disturb or upset
To surrender
Adequate
Enough or sufficient.
Administer
To manage or direct. To give out as treatment or assistance
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Wordly Wise 7.2
astute
authentic
delicacy
derogatory
wise in a clever or practical way
Genuine; true.
A choice item of food
Insulting or intended to insult
astute
wise in a clever or practical way
authentic
Genuine; true.
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Wordly Wise 8.1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
(adj.) Brief or short, to the point
(v.) To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputati…
avid
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
brusque
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
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wordly wise
active
astound
attend
cherish
taking part
to amaze
to go or be present at
to cling to an idea
active
taking part
astound
to amaze
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Wordly Wise
aquatic
assert... assertion
avert
bleak
Something that is living or growing water... 2. Done in water
Saying something firmly
Turn away
Without much hope
aquatic
Something that is living or growing water... 2. Done in water
assert... assertion
Saying something firmly
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wordly wise
Cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
NOUN: An object in the shape of a tube or pipe
VERB: to look at closely
ADJETIVE: causing death
NOUN: ... 1) an important or special part of something... 2) any pa…
Cylinder
NOUN: An object in the shape of a tube or pipe
examine
VERB: to look at closely
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