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134 Cards in this Set

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able
= clever
accurate
= correct
act
= perform
alert
= awake
alter
= change
amend
= alter/correct
apex
= highest point/top
appalled
= angry/disgusted/horrified
appeal
= request
assist
= help
avoid
= dodge
beaker
= mug/cup
beret
= hat
bib
= baby’s clothing round neck
bloat
= blow up/get fat
blossom
= flower
bold
= brave
bonnet
= baby’s hat
brash
= showing off/bold
brook
= small river/stream
cad
= crook/naughty man
calm
= passive/tranquil
canal
= man made river
cartilage
= part of body
chisel
= tool
client
= customer
combine
= join together
comet
= similar to a star
concerned
= worried/anxious
cradle
= baby’s cot/bed
croft
= small cottage
crouch
= to bend down
cultivate
= to grow something
data
= information
dawn
= morning
defect
= fault/has something wrong with it
deter
= to stop someone/something
difficult
= hard to do
distant
= far away
dock
= a place where ships unload goods
dodge
= avoid
doe
= female deer
donation
= gift (of blood/money)
donor
= person who gives donation
dose
= portion (of medicine)
downpour
= lots of rain
drudge
= servant
dusk
= evening
earnest
= sincere/honest
elevate
= to raise up/higher
elf
= similar to fairy
error
= mistake
falter
= to hesitate
farewell
= goodbye
fee
= a charge for doing a service
fermenting
= process of cooking (making wine)
fir
= a tree
flawless
= perfect
flume
= a spout of water
foe
= enemy
fool
= idiot
fore =
at the front (like your forehead)
gain =
obtain/get more of
generous
= to give freely
globe
= the world
grief
= sorrow
grim
= angry/very sad
gross
= very big, or 12 x 12
habit
= monk’s robe, or something you do often
habitat
= an animal’s home
haddock
= a fish
hail =
to wave (when you call a taxi) or very hard/cold rain
halve
= to cut in half
handsome
= a good looking man
hatred
= noun of ‘to hate’
heir
= someone who will inherit throne/money/property
hilt
= top of sword/dagger
hind
= back leg of animal
hinder
= to get in the way/stop/prevent someone
hog
= pig
hollow
= empty
hostel
= cheap hotel
hover
= to hang around/ just above the ground
hunch
= idea
idle
= lazy
imp
= kind of fairy
impact
= when something hits/has an affect on you
irate
= angry
ire
= anger (noun of above irate)
isle
= small island
jagged
= crooked edges
jockey
= rides a horse
joint
= where two bones meet (elbow/knee)
labour
= work
lock
= keeps a door shut or PIECE OF HAIR
maim
= to injure someone badly
male
= man/boy
moan
= complain/groan
moor
= open/flat countryside
ounces
= measure of weight
pail
= bucket
pane
= window glass
patriot
= someone who loves their country
perm
= makes your hair curly, or a maths term
permit
= allow
port
= where ships park
racket
= bat, or loud noise
rake
= garden tool
rant
= to shout angrily
rapid
= quick
reap
= to receive reward/ collect crops that you have grown
restore
= to fix/mend
rim
= outer edge
riot
= angry crowd demonstrating
scarlet
= colour (purple/red)
scorch
= burn
sham
= everything going wrong
site
= land where building is taking place
skilful
= clever
sleet
= icy rain
sofa
= settee
steeple
= top of church
swarmed
= bees attacking
swig
= drink quickly
tarmac
= black surface on roads
template
= pattern
tendon
= part of body
timid
= shy/quiet
tire
= to get tired
tremor
= shake/tremble
umpire
= referee
waistcoat
= sleeveless cardigan
whine =
to moan/be grumpy/complain
witty
= funny