Lesson 4 Vocabulary

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    aloft
    (adv) up in the air, especially in flight
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    attain
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    • (v) 1. to reach; to arrive at
    • 2. to achieve
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    buffet
    • (n) 1. a piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the display of plates, dishes, and bowls
    • 2. a meal laid out for guest to help themselves

    • (v) to pound repeatedly; to batter
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    elude
    (v) to escape by being quick or clever

    • (adj) 1. hard to find or capture
    • 2. hard to explain or make clear
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    flammable
    (adj) able to catch fire
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    hover
    (v) to remain in place over an object or location
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    inflate
    (v) to fill with air or other gas
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    jeopardy
    (n) danger

    (v) to put in danger of loss or injury
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    moor
    • moor – (v) to hold in place with ropes  or anchors 
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    • moor – (n) a place to which a boat or aircraft can be moored
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    plummet 
    plummet - (v) to fall suddenly toward the earth or to a lower level; to plunge 
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    pollute
    • pollute - (v) to make impure or dirty 
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    • pollute - (n) the action of polluting; the state of being polluted
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    propel
    propel - (v) to push or drive forward
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    stationary
    stationary - (adj) 1. not moving  2. not changing
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    superb
    superb - (adj) of the highest quality; grand; splendid
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    swivel
    • swivel - (n) a fastening that allows any part joined to it to swing freely 
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    • swivel - (v) to turn freely aroun a fixed point
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Lesson 4 Vocabulary
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