Definition 1: a portable container for holding liquids usually with a neck and mouth made of glass or plastic Examples: (n) bottle of honey baby bottle of water What is it like? -jar -receptacle -vessel Jay has a very large bottle collection.
Definition 1: equally distant from the extremes or outer limits 2: central part Examples (n) in the middle of the road find the middle (adj) exclamation point in the middle What is it like? -average -between -center -intermediate Being the middle child in a family can be a difficult position.
Definition 1: bovine animals, especially domesticated members of the genus Bos Examples: (n) cattle come in all different colors and sizes What is it like? -stock -herd The cattle on my grandpa’s farm are all Longhorns.
Definition 1: to give out a rapid succession of short, sharp sounds 2: a baby toy filled with small pellets that make sharp sounds when shaken Examples: (n) baby toys What is it like? -chatter -bewilder -distract Joe’s little brother loved to play with a blue rattle.
Definition 1: a nearly spherical body of gas contained in a liquid 2: a domelike structure used to cover a swimming pool or tennis court Examples: (n) blow a bubble soap bubble snow bubble speech bubble What is it like? -erupt -murmur -ripple Jeff was able to blow a huge soap bubble.
Definition 1: to lie or press closely, as for comfort or from affection Examples: (v) he’s big and soft a family snuggle hug a teddy bear What is it like? -nestle -cuddle -nuzzle -hug Karen loves to snuggle with her little beagle.
Definition 1: a metal container used to boil liquids, cook foods Examples: (n) whistling kettle large cooking pot no whistling from this kettle What is it like? -vessel -pot My grandma likes to use her kettle when she makes tea.
Definition 1: to laugh in a silly, often high-pitched way, especially with short, repeated gasps from juvenile amusement or nervous embarrassment Examples: (n) sunflowers make me giggle smiley face giggle messy baby giggle What is it like? -chortle -chuckle -snicker Girls seem to giggle a lot more than boys.
Definition 1: an uninterrupted segment of speech 2: one or more written letters or characters representing more or less exactly an element of speech Examples: (n) per|so|nal|i|ty ex|pla|na|tion nom|i|na|tion mon|o|lith What is it like? - utter - articulate Finding where one syllable stops and the next one starts can be hard in long words.
Definition 1: having hardness and rigidity but little strength 2: easily damaged or destroyed 3: a type of candy Examples: (adj) starfish out of water become very brittle old parchment paper is crispy (n)this brittle is for eating What is it like? -crisp -frail -stiff -nervous Making peanut brittle in the microwave is easy.