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halt
to stop
adorn
to decorate
obey
to do what is commanded
peer
to look intently
lunge
a sudden forceful movement forward
elaborate
having many parts
currency
money in use in a particular country
quality
degree of merit
(how good something is)
hoist
to lift or haul
majority
the greater number or part
vicinity
near by or surrounding area
boast
to brag
sterilize
to get rid of germs
legible
plain enough to read
melancholy
feeling sad
indignant
feeling angry
vivid
bright in color
deceive
to believe something that is not true
realm
a kingdom
chaos
great confusion
prevent
to keep from happening
prosperous
wealth or success
grimace
the twisting and tighting of the face muscles
annual
happening once a year
swell
to increase in size
rubbish
trash
durable
takes hard-wear or long-use
commence
to start or begin
content
happy and satisfied
peculiar
not usual
cease
bring to an end
reluctant
not having an inclination
(not wanting to do something)
census
a count of people
abandon
to leave forever
descend
to go down
wicker
bendable willow branches made into furniture or baskets
dormant
not active
fragrance
sweet smelling
placid
peaceful or calm
ascend
to go up
tragic
very unfortunate
radiant
glowing
defeat
to win, a victory
solemn
very serious
excavate
to dig into the earth
opaque
doesn't let light through
barter
to trade without using money
overcome
to get better
compose
to make or create
burrow
to dig a tunnel
triumphant
victorious, successful
diminutive
very small
fury
violent anger
gale
very strong wind
shabby
worn out or old