Worldly wise lesson 14

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Worldly wise lesson 14
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Lesson 14 of the wordly wise series book 6
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  1. Amass (v)
    To gather  or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate
  2. Articulate 
    • (v)
    • 1. To pronounce distinctly
    • 2. To express one's thoughts, feelings, or beliefs in words
    • (adj)
    • 3. Able to speak in a clear and effective language
  3. Decimate (v)
    To kill or destroy a large portion of a group
  4. Dexterous(adj) 
    Skillful with the hands or the mind
  5. Garb
    • (v)
    • 1. To clothe or dress
    • (n)
    • 2. A style of clothing; a costume
  6. Gregarious(adj)
    Enjoying the company of others; sociable
  7. Inherent (adj)
    • 1. Existing as a natural part of something
    • Ex. 
    • Believing her shyness as inherent, she did nothing to try to correct it.
  8. Maternal (adj)
    • 1. Motherly
    • 2. Related to or inherited through one's mother
  9. Nurture
    • (v)
    • 1. To care for and give sustainence to
    • (n)
    • 2. The process of raising one's young
  10. Obtrusive (adj)
    • 1. Tending to push oneself forward in an unwelcome manner
    • 2. Noticeable in an undesirable way
  11. Parody 
    • (v)
    • 1. Toimitate the style of someone or something in order to make fun of it
    • (n)
    • 2. An imitation that exaggerates for comic affect
  12. Pugnacious (adj)
    Aggressive; eager to fight or quarrel
  13. Reprehensible (adj)
    Deserving blame or rebuke
  14. Tractable (adj)
    Easily managed or controlled
  15. Zany (adj)
    Comical because of strangeness; clownish

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