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towards the side away from the wind
lee
a soldier standing guard at a point of passage or entrance
sentry
The ____ stood guard at the front of the capital building.
sharp, hooked claws of birds of prey
talons
The long ___ of the eagles helps it to capture it's prey.
to listen to someone else's private conversation
eavesdrop
It's not nice to ___ on Emilee when she is on the phone.
primitive; of the earliest times
primeval
The ____ cavemen lived in caves.
to start again after a pause or interruption
resume
I will _____ my homework as soon as I have had a snack.
a state of confusion, to be puzzled
bewilderment
Garrett had a look of ____ when he couldn't figure out the puzzle.
giving respect or consideration of another person's feelings
deference
I need to have ____ for my sister.
to stick out, up or forwared
jutted
The stick ____ up from the ground.
a group of words that has no subject or predicate
phrase
'in the room' is a short ____.
long, heavy hair around the neck of some animals
mane
The lion's ____ was thick and golden.
possible, capable of being done
feasible
It is very _____ that Garrett can get an A on this test!
to suddenly rise and move with force
surge
The water fountain _____ unexpectedly and I got all wet.
flying high in the air; gliding
soaring
The eagles were ___ gracefully in the sky.
range of one's control; territory
domain
Garrett's bedroom his his _____!
being full of knots, twisted
gnarl
Meghan's ___ hair was difficult to brush.
full, rich or deep in sound
sonorous
The trombones played a ___ tune.
to go forward in spite of possible risks
ventured
Garrett _____ outside to play basketball even though it was raining.
to force your way in without permission
intrude
I keep telling my sister not to ____ on me in my room.