4th Grade Words to Know

From the Scholastic resource "240 Vocabulary Words Kids Need to Know."

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  1. romp
    play boisterously
  2. appoint
    assign a duty, responsibility, or obligation to
  3. jittery
    characterized by jerky movements
  4. glee
    great merriment
  5. pledge
    a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
  6. startle
    surprise greatly
  7. grief
    intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one
  8. sweltering
    excessively hot and humid; marked by sweating and faintness
  9. vessel
    an object used as a container, especially for liquids
  10. triumph
    a successful ending of a struggle or contest
Created on May 16, 2011 (updated May 16, 2011)

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