5th Grade Word List - Literature

Words for students of 5th Grade, the page is for literature words:THE ELDERBUSH by Hans Christian Andersen.
 THE ELDERBUSH by Hans Christian Andersen   
elderflower
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n. flower of elder, used to make drinks
accord
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n. voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act
haughty
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a. arrogantly superior and disdainful
spout
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n. an opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain
waterpail
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n. a water bucket
barge
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n. a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads
sake
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n. the purpose of achieving or obtaining
scavenger
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n. an animal that feeds on carrion, dead plant material, or refuse
tingle
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v. cause a stinging or tingling sensation
methinks
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v. it seems to me
hurrah
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n. a victory cheer
waving
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n. (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
bower
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n. a framework that supports climbing plants
endow
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v. give qualities or abilities to
astride
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prep. with the legs stretched far apart; with a leg on each side of
neigh
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v. make a characteristic sound, of a horse
yonder
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a. distant but within sight
scrape
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v. scratch repeatedly
v. bend the knees and bow in a servile manner
strut
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v. walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others
smithy
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n. a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering
bang
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v. strike violently
damsel
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n. a young unmarried woman
verdure
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n. the lush appearance of flourishing vegetation
n. green foliage
chivalry
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n. the medieval principles governing knighthood and knightly conduct
embattle
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v. prepare for battle or conflict
v. fortify by furnishing with battlements for defense
gable
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n. the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
cairn
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n. a mound of stones piled up as a memorial or to mark a boundary or path
barn
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n. an outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals
soothsayer
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n. person supposed to be able to foresee future
hoar
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a. greyish white
keepsake
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n. something of sentimental value