Satisfy by drinking; to put out, extinguish.
Victor picked up a cold bottle of water to quench his thirst.
Completely, absolutely, entirely, thoroughly.
The story the boy told was utterly ridiculous.
To damage or harm.
The tornado ravaged the entire town.
A large, heavy knife that is used for cutting plants and as a weapon.
The farmer swung the machete and cut through the high grass.
His description of the accident created a vivid picture for the police officer.
Having or showing no mercy; very cruel or harsh.
The teacher was merciless in the amount of homework he gave his students.
Danger; exposure to the risk of being injured, destroyed, or lost.
The intense winds of the storm shook the boat and put the passenger in peril.
To influence or gently urge by caressing or flattering.
The man tried to coax the dog into his car.
The language of the Arab people.
My neighbor next door speaks Arabic.
To move slowly or awkwardly.
The children lumbered into the school after a fun-filled recess.
The state of being very tired; weary, exhausted.
Fatigue set in after the runners completed the 25 mile marathon.
To understand something.
The students could not comprehend how to do the algebraic equation.
An idea or opinion; an idea about doing something.
The young girl had a notion about who had stolen her iPhone.
To cause something to move in a quick and sudden way; to move in a quick and sudden way.
Alex awoke with a jolt when he heard the loud clap of thunder.
A farming tool with a curved blade and long handle that is used for cutting grass, grain, etc.
The old man used a scythe to cut the grain on his farm.
Of or relating to a citizen, city, citizenship, or community.
It is our civic responsibility to be good citizens.
An official agreement to come to peace or end conflict.
The United States hoped that the peace accord would help the two quarreling nations stop their fighting.
Persistence; continued steady belief or efforts, no matter how difficult or hard it gets.
To keep trying.....
Through hard work and perseverance Victor passed all his seventh-grade classes.
To show (someone or something) in a picture, painting, photograph.
The photograph depicted the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy.
To separate from a nation or state and become independent.
Before the Civil War, the southern states voted to secede from the Union.