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  1. shoot
    fire a shot
  2. announce
    make known
  3. independent
    free from external control and constraint
  4. recommend
    express a good opinion of
  5. survey
    consider in a comprehensive way
  6. majority
    the main part
  7. stick
    a long thin implement resembling a length of wood
  8. request
    express the need or desire for; ask for
  9. rich
    possessing material wealth
  10. wind
    air moving from high pressure to low pressure
  11. none
    not at all or in no way
  12. exchange
    the act of changing one thing for another thing
  13. budget
    a summary of intended expenditures
  14. famous
    widely known and esteemed
  15. blood
    the fluid that is pumped through the body by the heart
  16. appropriate
    suitable for a particular person, place, or situation
  17. block
    obstruct
  18. warm
    having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat
  19. count
    determine the number or amount of
  20. scene
    the place where some action occurs
  21. writer
    a person who is able to write and has written something
  22. content
    satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
  23. prevent
    keep from happening or arising; make impossible
  24. safe
    free from danger or the risk of harm
  25. invite
    ask someone in a friendly way to do something
  26. mix
    mix together different elements
  27. element
    a substance that cannot be separated into simpler substances
  28. effective
    producing or capable of producing an intended result
  29. correct
    free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
  30. medical
    relating to the study or practice of medicine
  31. admit
    declare to be true or accept the reality of
  32. beat
    hit repeatedly
  33. telephone
    electronic equipment that transmits sound over distances
  34. copy
    a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing
  35. committee
    a special group delegated to consider some matter
  36. aware
    having or showing knowledge or understanding or realization
  37. advice
    a proposal for an appropriate course of action
  38. handle
    touch, lift, or hold
  39. glass
    a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
  40. trial
    the act of testing something
  41. stress
    special emphasis attached to something
  42. radio
    medium for communication
  43. administration
    the act of governing or exercising authority
  44. complex
    complicated in structure
  45. text
    the words of something written
  46. context
    the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation
  47. ride
    sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions
  48. directly
    without turning aside from your course
  49. heavy
    of comparatively great physical weight or density
  50. remove
    take something away as by lifting, pushing, or taking off
  51. conduct
    the way a person behaves toward other people
  52. equipment
    an instrumentality needed for an undertaking
  53. otherwise
    in another and different manner
  54. title
    the name of a work of art or literary composition
  55. extra
    more than is needed, desired, or required
  56. executive
    a person responsible for the administration of a business
  57. chair
    a seat for one person, with a support for the back
  58. expensive
    high in price or charging high prices
  59. sample
    a small part intended as representative of the whole
  60. sex
    one of two categories into which most organisms are divided
  61. deliver
    bring to a destination
  62. video
    broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects
  63. connection
    a relation between things or events
  64. primary
    of first rank or importance or value
  65. weather
    atmospheric conditions such as temperature and precipitation
  66. collect
    gather
  67. inform
    impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
  68. principle
    a basic generalization that is accepted as true
  69. straight
    having no deviations
  70. appeal
    earnest or urgent request
  71. highly
    to a great degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
  72. trust
    belief in the honesty and reliability of others
  73. wonderful
    extraordinarily good or great
  74. flat
    having a surface without slope
  75. absolutely
    totally and definitely; without question
  76. flow
    move along, of liquids
  77. fair
    free from favoritism, bias, or deception
  78. additional
    further or extra
  79. responsible
    worthy of or requiring trust; held accountable
  80. farm
    workplace or land used for growing crops or raising animals
  81. collection
    the act of gathering something together
  82. hang
    cause to be hanging or suspended
  83. negative
    characterized by denial or opposition or resistance
  84. band
    an unofficial association of people or groups
  85. relative
    not absolute or complete
  86. tour
    a route all the way around a particular place or area
  87. alternative
    one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
  88. software
    written programs operating on a computer system
  89. pair
    a set of two similar things considered as a unit
  90. ship
    a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  91. attitude
    a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings
  92. cheap
    relatively low in price or charging low prices
  93. double
    consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs
  94. leg
    a human limb
  95. observe
    watch attentively
  96. sentence
    a string of words satisfying grammatical rules of a language
  97. print
    the text appearing in a book, newspaper, or other printed publication
  98. progress
    the act of moving forward, as toward a goal
  99. truth
    a factual statement
  100. nobody
    a person of no influence
  101. examine
    observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect
  102. lay
    put into a certain place or abstract location
  103. speed
    a rate at which something happens
  104. politics
    the activities involved in managing a state or a government
  105. reply
    react verbally
  106. display
    something intended to communicate a particular impression
  107. transfer
    move from one place to another
  108. perfect
    being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish
  109. slight
    small in quantity or degree
  110. overall
    involving only main features
  111. intend
    have in mind as a purpose
  112. user
    someone who employs or takes advantage of something
  113. respond
    show a reaction to something
  114. dinner
    the main meal of the day served in the evening or at midday
  115. slow
    not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time
  116. regular
    conforming to a standard or pattern
  117. physical
    involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
  118. apart
    separated or at a distance in place or position or time
  119. suit
    a set of garments for outerwear of the same fabric and color
  120. federal
    of a government with central and regional authorities
  121. reveal
    make visible
  122. percentage
    a proportion in relation to a whole
  123. peace
    the state prevailing during the absence of war
  124. status
    the condition or someone or something at a particular time
  125. crime
    an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act
  126. decline
    grow worse
  127. decade
    a period of 10 years
  128. launch
    propel with force
  129. warn
    notify of danger, potential harm, or risk
  130. consumer
    a person who uses goods or services
  131. favor
    an act of gracious kindness
  132. dry
    free from liquid or moisture
  133. partner
    a person who is a member of a cooperative relationship
  134. institution
    a custom that has been an important feature of some group
  135. spot
    a point located with respect to surface features of some region
  136. horse
    solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
  137. eventually
    after an unspecified period of time or a long delay
  138. heat
    a form of energy transferred by a difference in temperature
  139. excite
    act as a stimulant
  140. reader
    a person who can read; a literate person
  141. importance
    the quality of being worthy of note
  142. distance
    the property created by the space between two objects
  143. guide
    someone employed to conduct others
  144. grant
    let have
  145. taxi
    a car that is hired to take passengers where they want to go
  146. feed
    provide as food
  147. pain
    a somatic sensation of acute discomfort
  148. sector
    a particular aspect of life or activity
  149. mistake
    a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or inattention
  150. ensure
    make certain of
  151. satisfy
    meet the requirements or expectations of
  152. chief
    the head of a tribe or clan
  153. cool
    neither warm nor very cold; giving relief from heat
  154. expert
    a person with special knowledge who performs skillfully
  155. wave
    (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
  156. south
    the direction corresponding to the southward cardinal compass point
  157. labor
    any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted
  158. surface
    the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer
  159. library
    depository containing books and other materials for reading
  160. excellent
    very good; of the highest quality
  161. edge
    a line determining the limits of an area
  162. camp
    temporary lodgings in the country for travelers
  163. audience
    a gathering of spectators or listeners at a performance
  164. lift
    raise from a lower to a higher position
  165. procedure
    a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  166. email
    (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that can be regenerated at the recipient's terminal when the recipient logs in
  167. global
    involving the entire earth
  168. struggle
    strenuous effort
  169. advertise
    make publicity for; try to sell
  170. select
    pick out or choose from a number of alternatives
  171. surround
    extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
  172. extent
    the point or degree to which something extends
  173. river
    a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
  174. annual
    occurring every year
  175. fully
    to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely;
  176. contrast
    the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
  177. roll
    move by turning over or rotating
  178. reality
    the state of being actual
  179. photograph
    a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print
  180. artist
    person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
  181. conflict
    an open clash between two opposing groups
  182. entire
    constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
  183. presence
    current existence
  184. crowd
    a large number of things or people considered together
  185. corner
    the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect
  186. gas
    state of matter distinguished from solid and liquid states
  187. shift
    move very slightly
  188. net
    an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together
  189. category
    a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations
  190. secretary
    an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work
  191. defense
    the act of guarding someone or something against attack
  192. quick
    moving rapidly and lightly
  193. cook
    transform by heating
  194. spread
    distribute or disperse widely
  195. nuclear
    constituting the core or central part
  196. scale
    an ordered reference standard
  197. drive
    operate or control a vehicle
  198. ball
    an object with a spherical shape
  199. cry
    shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain
Created on June 27, 2017 (updated June 27, 2017)

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