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start in   Speak
v. attack verbally; begin to criticize
raunchy   Speak
a. earthy, vulgar, and often sexually explicit
last-gasp   Speak
a. done at the last possible moment, typically in desperation
disperse   Speak
v. distribute or spread over a wide area
transfix   Speak
v. cause someone to become motionless with horror or wonder
feel at home   Speak
v. feel as if one belongs, feel accepted
preacher   Speak
n. a person who delivers a sermon publicly
dunk   Speak
v. dip or submerge temporarily in liquid
ram   Speak
n. a male sheep
tempt fate   Speak
v. do something that is risky or dangerous
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Words of Group 2 (Part of words, select list to view all.):
cab
cabal
cabin
cabinetmaker
cadaverous
cadence
calculate
calculation
calculator
calibration
calm
camouflage
campaign
cancel
cancellation
candid
candidate
cannibalism
canopy
canvas
canyon
capability
capable
capacity
capillary
captivity
carapace
carat
carbohydrate
cardiac
cardinal
career
careerism
careful
careless
carelessly
cargo
caricature
carnival
carnivorous
carve
carver
carving
cassette
cast
casting
casual
catalyst
catastrophe
catching
categorize
category
cater
caterpillar
cathedral
cause
caution
cautious
cautiously
cavern
cavity
cease
ceaseless
celebrate
celebrated
celebrity
celestial
cell
census
centenary
centennial
centigrade
ceremonial
ceremony
chafe
chagrin
chalk
chamber
champion
championship
chaos
chaotic
chapel
character
characteristic
characterize
charcoal
charitable
chart
charter
chaste
chat
chateau
check
checkout
checkup
chef
cherish
chili
chill
chilly
chisel
chivalry
choir
choke
chop
choppy
chord
...
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7   Word meaning matching - Test words you know:
aboard  Speak
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a. measured by an angle or by the rate of change of an angle
a. having angles or an angular shape
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ad. part of a group
ad. on a ship, train, plane or other vehicle
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ad. in an alternating sequence or position
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v. shape into a block or blocks
n. housing in a large building that is divided into separate units
absorption  Speak
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v. give or delegate power or authority to
v. grant authorization or clearance for
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v. laugh unrestrainedly
v. cause to go into a solution
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n. (law) a formal accusation against somebody (often in a court of law)
n. statements affirming or denying certain matters of fact that you are prepared to prove
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n. the mental state of being preoccupied by something
n. complete attention; intense mental effort
accumulate  Speak
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a. farther along in physical or mental development
a. far along in time
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v. give or delegate power or authority to
v. grant authorization or clearance for
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v. develop into
n. the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
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v. get or gather together
v. collect or gather
accumulation  Speak
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n. an increase by natural growth or addition
n. (finance) profits that are not paid out as dividends but are added to the capital base of the corporation
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a. slanting diagonally across the grain of a fabric
n. a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric
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v. give or delegate power or authority to
v. grant authorization or clearance for
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ad. without intention; in an unintentional manner
ad. of a minor or subordinate nature
adequate  Speak
Exercise
ad. in an alternating sequence or position
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a. having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task
a. sufficient for the purpose
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n. an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole
n. a form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed
Exercise
n. that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
v. kill by smashing someone's skull
affirm  Speak
Exercise
n. a pseudoscientific forerunner of chemistry in medieval times
n. the way two individuals relate to each other
Exercise
v. to gain with effort
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n. that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
v. kill by smashing someone's skull
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v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
v. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
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8   Interactive spelling - Check your spelling skill online:
Read [Esc] a. commonly used or practiced; usual
a. (often followed by `to') in the habit of or adapted to


Spelling Word: accustomed
Read [Esc] v. put in motion or move to act
v. make active or more active


Spelling Word: activate
Read [Esc] v. to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)
n. someone who is physiologically dependent on a substance; abrupt deprivation of the substance produces withdrawal symptoms


Spelling Word: addict
Read [Esc] a. being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion
a. speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression


Spelling Word: affected
Read [Esc] v. amount in the [___] to
v. gather in a mass, sum, or whole


Spelling Word: aggregate
Read [Esc] n. the quality of being bold and enterprising
n. a natural disposition to be hostile


Spelling Word: aggressiveness
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