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ancient
an' cient
adj. very old; lasting a long time; having to do with times long past
The old article seemed ancient to me.
banner
ban' ner
n. flag; a piece of cloth with a message or sign on it
During the parade, Jim held up the banner.
compel
com pel'
v. to force, make someone do something
I was compelled by the look on the little boy's face to give him my sandwich.
debt
debt'
n. something one owes to another
The poor man was in debt to his neighbors.
helmet
hel' met
n. a hard covering for the head to give protection
The man on the motorcycle wore a helmet.
miserable
mis' er a ble
adj.1:unhappy;sad 2:poor in quality;small in amount
The man was miserable because his car broke down.
moist
moist'
adj. damp;slightly wet
After the rain, the grass was moist.
plume
plume'
n. a feather or group of feathers,especially when worn for decoration v.1:to decorate with feathers 2:to smooth down ones feathers
There is a plume on the Indian headress.
remote
re mote'
adj. 1: far away in time or space; at a great distance 2: slight;faint
The astronauts traveled to a remote place.
request
re quest'
v.to ask for;to ask to do somthing n. the act of asking or being asked
The king requested that the servant bring him the criminal.
royal
roy' al
adj. 1:having to do with a king or queen 2: in a manner fitting a king or queen;splendid;magniicent
The royal family left their castle.
stubborn
stub'born
adj.unwilling to chang ones mind;unyeilding;obstinate
Kelsey is very stubborn when she wants things her way.
tantrum
tan'trum
n. a fit of bad temer
Marc throws many tantrums when he gets upset.
uproar
up'roar
n.a loud commotion;a noisy and confuused state
When Morgan gets angry, she causes an uproar in the family.