5th Grade Word List - Literature

Words for students of 5th Grade, the page is for literature words:IRON HANS by The Brothers Grimm.
 IRON HANS by The Brothers Grimm   
roe
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n. a small deer which lacks a visible tail and has a reddish summer coat that turns grayish in winter
scour
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v. search a place or thing very carefully in order to try to find something
bale
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v. remove water from a boat using a container
gild
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v. decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold
rake
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v. search in a container by moving the contents around quickly
sore
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a. painful and uncomfortable because of injury, infection, or too much use
garland
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n. a circle made of flowers and leaves worn around the neck or head as a decoration
ducat
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n. gold coin formerly current in most European countries
lame
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a. disabled in the feet or legs
limp
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v. proceed slowly or with difficulty
snort
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v. make an explosive sound by forcing air quickly up or down the nose
nostril
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n. either one of the two external openings in the nose
gallop
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v. (of a horse) to run fast so that all four feet come off the ground together
proclaim
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v. declare formally; declare someone to be something
retinue
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n. the group following and attending to some important person