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100 Words For Every Middleschooler

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. Very tiring - calling for an extreme effort

2. Allowing light to shine through

3. Feelings of uncertainty - apprehension

4. To make smaller or less

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

6. Easy to notice; obvious

7. The outer boundary of a circle; the perimeter

8. 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

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

10. Great enthusiasm for or devotion to a cause - ideal - or goal

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

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

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

14. To cause to separate and go in different directions

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

16. About to happen

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

18. Remaining in a pure state; uncorrupted by civilization

19. 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

20. Enjoying the company of others; Friendly

21. A natural talent or ability; quickness in learning

22. An action that is planned to achieve a goal

23. Capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

24. An insufficient amount or supply; a shortage

25. A pleasingly sweet olfactory property

26. Become known or apparent

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

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

29. Gather or bring together -

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

31. To run hurriedly w/ quick - short steps

32. Emitting or reflecting light - glowing; illuminating

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

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

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

36. Outrageously bad; clearly wrong or illegal

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

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

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

40. Progress toward a destination or a goal

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

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

43. Cause to start burning

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

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

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

47. Slightly salty

48. An enemy - opponent

49. Watchful - careful

50. A small rounded hill