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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. The act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)

2. A barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.

3. The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter

4. To occupy the complete attention - absorb fully

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

6. Causing disgust or hatred; repulsive

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

8. To wander about - wind about; a sharp turn or twist

9. Talk in a noisy - excited - or declamatory manner

10. Poise - assurance - great self-confidence; perpendicularity

11. Easy to notice; obvious

12. Act or move at high speed

13. Fearful or anxious - especially about the future

14. Become known or apparent

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

16. Outrageously bad; clearly wrong or illegal

17. To mislead or deceive; to fake

18. Difficult to understand; partially hidden

19. The act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)

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

21. Capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

22. Watchful - careful

23. Causing gloom or depression

24. The act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position; making good on a loss or damage

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

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

27. (n) a deliberate act of destruction or disruption where equipment is damaged

28. A small rounded hill

29. To set fire to or ignite; excite or inspire

30. Cleverness; slyness

31. Eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm

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

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

34. Extremely careful; particular about details

35. Brief and to the point; concise

36. To become less active or violent

37. Gather or bring together -

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

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

40. Cause to start burning

41. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning

42. Very steep or overhanging place; cliff

43. Progress toward a destination or a goal

44. An enemy - opponent

45. To stick out - to project

46. To tell a story or describe a series of events

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

48. The ability to grow - develop - or improve

49. Very tiring - calling for an extreme effort

50. Having varied uses or functions