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Mrs. Ackley’s 4 th Grade Class
Detain-to hold or keep in or as if in prison Synonyms capture arrest confine t tire> The man was detain because he stole from some body’s house.
Raucous-behaving in a rough and noisy way Synonyms strident guttural gruff Everyone was being raucous at the concert.
Temptation-the state of being tempted especially to evil -Synonyms -appeal -pull -lure I was tempted to drive the golf cart.
Disguise-to keep from showing the existence or true character Synonyms camouflage masquerade concealing outfit Children disguise themselves for Halloween.
Ambush-to attack Synonyms ensnare waylay trap The man was ambushed by some people.
Detour-to change one's course or direction Synonyms bypass alternative route long way around Uh oh there is a Detour!!
Smirk-to smile in an insincere manner Synonyms Insincere grin sneer simper The boy had a smirk on his face when he said “Hi” to the girl.
Scowl-to make a frowning expression Synonyms wide smile glower glare The man across the street never seems to wear anything but a scowl.
Wring-to cause pain to as if by wringing Synonyms squeeze twist mangle --
Obedient-willing to obey Synonym respectful subservient compliant That boy is so obedient that he does everything that he is told.
Meek-not having or showing any feelings of superiority Synonyms Humble Modest Gentle She was a meek girl who quietly went along with whatever her circle of friends wanted
Fiery- hot or glowing like a fire Synonyms sizzling blistering sweltering It is a blistering fire!!
Bellow-: to make a long loud deep noise or cry Synonyms -holler -shout -cry The dad bellowed when he saw the kids dirty room.
Traitor-one who betrays another's trust Synonyms spy double agent deserter The girl was a traitor to her country.
Impish-playfully annoying. Synonyms mischievous puckish wicked My dog was acting impish yesterday.
Flutter-behave in an excited aimless manner Synonyms flap excitement quiver The butterfly fluttered it’s wings.
Misery-a situation or state that causes great suffering and unhappiness Synonyms unhappiness despair depression The man is full of misery when he goes to work
Stupendous-amazing especially because of great size or height Synonyms - astonishing - Stunning - breathtaking The Grand Canyon has stupendous gorges.
Dense-marked by closeness Synonyms thick solid crowded The little boy was lost in the dense forest.