Grades 6-8 (WVI 3)
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ambiguous having more than one possible meaning.
bosom the breasts or chest of a human.
despicable worthy of hatred or contempt; worthless; low.
encore "Once more!"; "Again!"
epic having to do with a long poem that tells the story of a hero or heroine.
extinct no longer existing.
lavish to give or spend a large amount or without limit.
pathetic causing feelings of pity or sorrow.
pend to await judgment or decision.
scrounge to seek out and gather, especially by salvaging scraps (often followed by "up" or "together").
splendor grandeur or magnificence.
thunderous producing a sound of or like thunder.
transient brief in duration; temporary.
transition a process of changing from one position, stage, or situation to another.
valiant showing or characterized by courage in both spirit and action; brave; heroic.