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Wordly Wise Book 7 Lesson 19
Working against, opposing
The city council received adverse criticism when they wanted to shut down the park
He had an adverse reaction to the drugs
Remote or distant, usually by choice. Showing no interest
Kitty is aloof when company comes over
1. A choice between 2 or more things
The alternatives are chicken or steak for dinner
2. Any one of the things that can be chosen
Relating to dog
Kitty is not from the canine family, she is a feline
Required by law or firm rule
6th grade is compulsory before you move to 7th
Following one after another, in a row
I missed school for 4 consecutive days when I was sick.
1. Deserted, lonely, without signs of life.
Bin Laden was not hiding in a cave in a desolate area.
2. Filled with sorrow, sad
Jason is desolate every time kitty gets out.
1. To send on specific business
Daddy was dispatched to Denver to check on his building.
2. To finish or complete promptly
Lauren dispatched all the oysters on her plate in Mexico.
3. To kill quickly
The creature in Kraig's pool was dispatched upon hitting the icy water.
4. A written message sent quickly
He delivered the dispatches in person.
1. the way that things differ
The distinction between a horse and a zebra is that the zebra has stripes
2. Special honor
Obama had the distinction of becoming the first black president
3. Excellence of performance or ability
Lauren won the meet with distinction.
1. To put up with
We have to endure Jason's bouncy ball all night
2. To go on for a long time
Can we endure the 8 hour lecture? Do you have enough endurance to run the marathon?
To rise and fall; to keep changing
The temeperature flucuates between 50 - 80 in the spring.
Making these flashcards is grueling.
To handle roughly
Jason was mauled by Bently
To take part in
Are you going to participate in the swim meet?
Strong and vigorous
Perseus was a robust warrior.