wordly wise lesson 4 book 9

  1. adage
    n. An old saying tat has come to be excepted as true.
  2. Camaraderie
    n. Good will and warm feelings among friends.
  3. Contend
    • v. 1. To struggle with
    • 2. To maintain or assert
  4. Contention
    • n. 1. A conflict or struggle
    • 2. A point made in an argument
  5. Extraneous
    adj. Not necessary; irrelevant
  6. Hubbub
    n. Noisy confusion; uproar
  7. Meander
    • v. 1. To follow a winding course
    • 2. To wander aimlessly
  8. Odoriferous
    adj. Having or giving off a smell.
  9. Paraphernalia
    • n. 1. Personal belongings
    • 2. Equipment associated with an activity.
  10. Punctilious
    adj. Careful of and attentive to details.
  11. Recuperate
    v. To regain health or strength.
  12. Regale
    v. To entertain or delight.
  13. Sedentary
    adj. Doing or requiring a lot of sitting.
  14. Spartan
    adj. Mocked by simplicity or luxury.
  15. Temporal
    adj. Relating to the everyday world as opposed to that which is spiritual or eternal.
  16. Wry
    • adj. 1. Turned or bent to one side in distaste or humor.
    • 2. Amusing in a quiet but sharp way.
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wordly wise lesson 4 book 9