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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. To wander about - wind about; a sharp turn or twist

2. A pleasingly sweet olfactory property

3. Having varied uses or functions

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

5. Item that is studied by scientists as an example of an entire set of things

6. The act of making a noisy disturbance

7. Causing gloom or depression

8. Emitting or reflecting light - glowing; illuminating

9. Continuing in an unchanging tone; wearying

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

11. Extremely careful; particular about details

12. Cleverness; slyness

13. Remaining in a pure state; uncorrupted by civilization

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

15. Become known or apparent

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

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

18. The act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)

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

20. Quick and skillful in movement

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

22. An enemy - opponent

23. Difficult to understand; partially hidden

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

25. An insufficient amount or supply; a shortage

26. Fearful or anxious - especially about the future

27. Very serious or sad

28. To stick out - to project

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

30. Slightly salty

31. Act or move at high speed

32. To walk in a way that makes it look as if you think you are important; strut

33. The ability to grow - develop - or improve

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

35. Easy to notice; obvious

36. To drive away; to force to leave a place by official decree

37. Enjoying the company of others; Friendly

38. Threatening or suggesting something bad is on the way

39. The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter

40. Unconventional; strange

41. To return to normal health or strength; recover

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

43. To move back and forth or to be unsure or weak

44. Listen without the speaker's knowledge

45. Feelings of uncertainty - apprehension

46. About to happen

47. Alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration

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

49. Specialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject

50. Eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm