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Grade 5 Defining Words
To                 is to elaborate or expand in detail.
  1. explain
  2. determine
  3. develop
  4. identify
Grade 5 Defining Words
Easily seen or obvious
  1. dusk
  2. evident
  3. ignorance
  4. rural
Grade 5 Defining Words
A contest or trial of strength, period, session, a turn, a round.
  1. bout
  2. hull
  3. brig
  4. ditty
Grade 5 Defining Words
to look at somebody or something for a long time
  1. to steal
  2. to think
  3. to agree
  4. to stare
Grade 5 Defining Words
To make or become suitable; especially : to change so as to fit a new or specific use or situation:
  1. fault
  2. adapt
  3. impact
  4. devastation
Grade 5 Defining Words
A way to travel:
  1. root
  2. route
  3. rout
  4. roote
Grade 5 Defining Words
A word with a similar meaning as another word
  1. antonym
  2. convince
  3. describe
  4. synonym
Grade 5 Defining Words
Sly; sneaky; in a hidden way; so slight as to be difficult to notice.
  1. scurvy
  2. subtle
  3. summit
  4. impudent
Grade 5 Defining Words
A messenger sent to deliver news.
  1. jot
  2. courier
  3. carnage
  4. calabash
Grade 5 Defining Words
protected, not in danger
  1. exciting
  2. safe
  3. flat
  4. tied
Grade 5 Defining Words
A word that means the opposite or almost the opposite of another word is a(n):
  1. synonym
  2. antonym
  3. homonym
  4. all of the above
Grade 5 Defining Words
To explain what something is like
  1. describe
  2. convince
  3. antonym
  4. synonym
Grade 5 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.5.4
in good health
  1. fit
  2. safe
  3. sharp
  4. flat
Grade 5 Defining Words
To gather and store away for the sake of accumulation; a supply or accumulation that is hidden or carefully guarded for future use.
  1. conveyance
  2. sleuth
  3. hoard
  4. hull
Grade 5 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.5.4
related to current or recent times
  1. movement
  2. industry
  3. position
  4. modern
Grade 5 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.5.4
the process of adding something to something else
  1. terms
  2. particular
  3. compound
  4. addition
Grade 5 Defining Words
Lack of knowledge
  1. dusk
  2. rural
  3. ignorance
  4. evident
Grade 5 Defining Words
A detective.
  1. yonder
  2. hoard
  3. sleuth
  4. gait
Grade 5 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.5.4
pieces of hard whitish tissue that make up a skeleton
  1. cattle
  2. bones
  3. sand
  4. insects
Grade 5 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.5.4
came to a conclusion
  1. settled
  2. agreed
  3. arrived
  4. located
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