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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. Listen without the speaker's knowledge

2. An action that is planned to achieve a goal

3. Very great destruction - ruin; great confusion and disorder

4. Progress toward a destination or a goal

5. Brief and to the point; concise

6. To cause to separate and go in different directions

7. Causing disgust or hatred; repulsive

8. To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion

9. To calm down; to put down or suppress; to put an end to

10. Refusing to give up or stop; continuing despite difficulties

11. Done slyly or stealthily - sneaky - secret - shifty; stolen

12. Causing gloom or depression

13. To occupy the complete attention - absorb fully

14. Cause to start burning

15. To become real or actual; to appear in physical form - especially suddenly

16. Overbearing - arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing - compelling

17. Refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant

18. Actions that cause great irritation (or even anger)

19. Easy to notice; obvious

20. Allowing light to shine through

21. The place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)

22. To wear away or change - as in color or surface texture - by exposure to the wind - rain - and other conditions of the atmosphere

23. Not pleasant to look at; unattractive

24. A small rounded hill

25. The quality of being calm - peaceful - or untroubled

26. Capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

27. A hot glowing or smouldering fragment of wood or coal left from a fire

28. A pleasingly sweet olfactory property

29. A large indefinite number

30. To hesitate - stumble - lose courage; to speak hesitatingly; to lose drive - weaken - decline

31. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning

32. Remaining in a pure state; uncorrupted by civilization

33. To enliven - cheer - give spirit or liveliness to syn- stimulate - excite - gladden ant- discourage - dispirit - dishearten - inhibit

34. The act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components

35. A large number of bees; a large number of moving people - animals - or insects

36. The remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up

37. Act or move at high speed

38. Very serious or sad

39. An insufficient amount or supply; a shortage

40. To float easily and gently on the air; drift

41. A person who lives apart from society and often alone

42. Make lighter or brighter

43. Emitting or reflecting light - glowing; illuminating

44. Extremely careful; particular about details

45. To make smaller or less

46. Ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future

47. Watchful - careful

48. To fill or make complete again - add a new stock or supply to.

49. Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

50. Specialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject