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n. Syn. sentry; lookout
one that keeps guard; soldier stationed as a guard


Spelling Word: sentinel
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a. Syn. clever; astute
clever; characterized by keen awareness, sharp intelligence


Spelling Word: shrewd
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n.
sharp, shrill outcry or scream; shrill wild cry such as is caused by sudden or extreme terror, pain, or the like


Spelling Word: shriek
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a.
nearly corresponding; somewhat like; having a general likeness


Spelling Word: similar
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n.
electronic device producing a similar sound as a signal or warning; something insidious or deceptive; mermaid


Spelling Word: siren
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n.
minor battle in war; minor or preliminary conflict or dispute


Spelling Word: skirmish
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n.
one who is engaged in military service as an officer or a private; one who serves in an army


Spelling Word: soldier
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a.
avoiding luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined


Spelling Word: spartan
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a. Syn. fixed; immobile; static
fixed; immobile; static; not capable of being moved


Spelling Word: stationary
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a. Syn. outstanding; principal; astral
outstanding; principal; of or consisting of stars


Spelling Word: stellar