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Retrieve
To get something back



I dropped the quarter in the snow, but I was able to retrieve it.
Cliche
A phrase that no ones says anymore because it is used too often and has lost its meaning


"Busy as a bee"
Commend
To praise someone for something they did




He was commended for do good classwork.
Competent
Being able to do something




He was a competent driver.
Deception
A trick or a lie



A scarecrow is a deception that scares crows.
Erode
To wear away slowly




The hillside was eroded by the rain.
Hoard
To store or hide a supply


The child would hoard his Halloween candy because he did not want to share with his brother.
Intimidate
To frighten or influence someone with fear



The bully would intimidate the other children.
Luscious
Delicious




The chocolate cake was luscious.
Offend
To cause someone to feel hurt or angry; to insult someone


The girl insulted her friend by telling her that she din't like her outfit.