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Read [Esc] (1)  sufficient; enough to meet a purpose
E.g. England missed key players through injury, lacked [___] preparation and was unable to match Australia's skill.

Spelling Word: adequate
Read [Esc] (2)  solitary; by oneself
E.g. Alice cried with a sudden burst of tears, 'I do wish they WOULD put their heads down! I am so VERY tired of being all [___] here!'

Spelling Word: alone
Read [Esc] (3)  a group of people within hearing; crowd seeing a stage performance
E.g. You should have a clear idea about who your [___] is and how you can exploit your product to them through the correct platform.

Spelling Word: audience
Read [Esc] (4)  reproductive organ of plants, especially one having showy or colorful parts
E.g. The locust-trees were in bloom and the fragrance of the [___] filled the air.

Spelling Word: blossom
Read [Esc] (5)  one that is not yet fully developed; sprout
E.g. The first thing to be thought of is to pluck the disease in its [___], which is best done by injections.

Spelling Word: bud
Read [Esc] (6)  sentence; phrase; distinct article, stipulation, or provision in a document
E.g. Congress insisted on an exclusion [___] for seventeen-year-olds.

Spelling Word: clause
Read [Esc] (7)  mode or state of being; fitness; existing circumstances
E.g. The Organization Man survives as a modern classic because it captures a permanent part of our social [___].

Spelling Word: condition
Read [Esc] (8)  favoring traditional views and values; tending to oppose change
E.g. It's still far from clear whether he can persuade his more [___] colleagues in the regime to support the process.

Spelling Word: conservative
Read [Esc] (9)  thoughtful; marked by consideration or reflection; deliberate
E.g. I thanked her for her [___] choice, and as I really felt fatigued with my long journey, expressed my readiness to retire.

Spelling Word: considerate
Read [Esc] (10)  press between opposing bodies so as to break or injure; extract or obtain by pressing or squeezing
E.g. There's particular concern over reports of human rights abuses, committed by the Indonesian security forces in Aceh as they try to [___] the separatist movement there.

Spelling Word: crush