verb; to do away with or put an end to
example: This organization is working to abolish homelessness in our community.
verb; 1. to attack with heavy gunfire or bombs; 2. to attack forcefully or
continuously (as with questions or requests)
: The warships threatened to bombard the capital.
: Jessica bombarded Daniel with questions about his new girlfrien
verb; to take possession of by force, especially for military purposes
: Captain Wallace knew the pirates would try to commandeer his ship—and he doubted he could stop them.
noun; a tiller (bar) or wheel used to steer a ship
: James took the helm and guided the ship safely through the crowded harbor.
noun; the cargo space inside a boat or an airplane
: The ship’s hold was packed with crates of bananas.
adjective; feeling or showing an inability to believe; skeptical
: Sarah and Shelby were incredulous. How could the school dance be canceled? It was all they had talked about for weeks!
noun; the crime of attempting to overthrow one’s government or harm or
kill its leader, or a violation of allegiance toward one’s country or ruler
: Their plot to murder the king was discovered and they were convicted of treason.
adjective; full of life and good spirits; lively
: “Eliza is so vivacious,” said Shannon. “Nothing can dim her spirit.”