5th grade vocab test 1

5th grade vocab+spelling words

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  1. disturbing
    causing distress or worry or anxiety
  2. interrupted
    discontinued temporarily
  3. squashed
    that has been violently compressed
  4. specialty
    an asset of special worth or utility
  5. struggle
    strenuous effort
  6. staggering
    so surprisingly impressive as to stun or overwhelm
  7. wobble
    move sideways or in an unsteady way
  8. collapse
    break down, literally or metaphorically
  9. numb
    lacking sensation
  10. shift
    move very slightly
  11. function
    what something is used for
  12. delicate
    developed with extreme subtlety
  13. adjusted
    altered to accommodate to certain requirements
  14. operator
    an agent that operates some apparatus or machine
  15. flawed
    having a blemish or flaw
  16. acute
    ending in a sharp point
  17. version
    something a little different from others of the same type
  18. axis
    a straight line through a body or figure
  19. simulate
    reproduce someone's behavior or looks
  20. tethered
    confined or restricted with or as if with a rope or chain
Created on September 6, 2012

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