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accept
ac cept
v 1) to take what is offered 2) to agree to
I will accept the gift from Jake.
border
bor der
n. 1) A line that marks off one country from another 2) an edge a strip around something.
v. to be all around, on the edge of; to put a strip around something
The border of the country was well guarded.
burden
bur den
n. anything carried that is too heavy; something that weighs on one's mind
v. to put a heavy load on someone or something.
The baby, Captive, was a burden for her Indian captures.


carriage
car riage
n. 1)A vehicle with wheels 2) the way a person stands or walks; posture
The bride and groom rode away in a carriage.
The bride had a beautiful walk and carriage.
hue
hue
n. a color; a shade of a color
The hue of the room was blue.
mild
mild
adj. gentle; not harsh or severe; not strong
The priest gave very mild penances.
mutter
mut ter
v. to speak in a low voice, especially to oneself; to compain in a low voice.
Marc muttered about school.
nil
nil
n. adj. nothing; zero
The toys were free. They cost nil.
obstinate
ob sti nate
adj. refusing to change one's mind; stubborn
The father was obstinate when the son asked him to shorten his timeout.
scorch
scorch
v. to burn slightly

adj. scorching - very hot and dry
The sun was scorching in the Sahara.
snip
snip
v. to cut with a quick stroke as with scissors or shears
n. a cut made in such a way; a piece cut off in such a way
I snipped the paper into a figure.
summit
sum mit
n. the highest point; the top
Jake climbed to the summit of the mountain.
vow
vow
v. to promise seriously
n. a solemn promise
The nun made vow to Christ and His Church.