Definition
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Example
100

If the lightbulb is too dim to illuminate, or light up the room, it should be replaced. Using context clues, what does illuminate mean?

To light up.

100

The wall was very sturdy and was a lot like the other wall which were also very strong. Using context clues, what does sturdy mean?

Sturdy mean strong or hard to knock over.

100

Max and Poppish had to initiate the rocket so it wouldn't be late. Using context clues, what does initiate mean?

Initiate means to start something.

100

I hate people who are obnoxious so seeing him made me so mad. Using context clues, what does obnoxious mean?

Obnoxious means annoying.

100

Aden bombarded Mathew with cupcakes. They flew out and hit him over and over. Using context clues, what does bombarded mean.

Bombard means to attack someone over and over.

200

We do not like how the animals in the circus are treated, so our plan is to boycott and refuse to help the circus. Using context clues, what does boycott mean?

Boycott means refuse to help.

200

They were tough and strong and I didn't think we were going to win. Using context clues what does tough mean?

Tough means strong.

200

Our opponents were exceptional, unlike us who were lacking the skill to win. Using context clues, what does exceptional mean? 

Exceptional means very good at something.

200

The weak tower began to corrupt while there's only got stronger. Using context clues, what does corrupt mean?

Corrupt means to fall apart.

200

That boba tea was delectable and I know I want another one. Using context clues, what does delectable mean?

Delectable means good tasting.

300

The company had to Demolish, or destroy, the building to make room for the new parking lot. Using context clues, what does demolish mean?

To destroy.

300

I somehow got away with that decoy, she didn't realize that the imitation was not me. Using context clues, what does imitation mean?

Imitation means a fake body or model of something.

300

Jack and Charlish were persevering to get out of Spooky Town in Clash Royale, but they ended up giving up. Using context clues, what does menial mean?

Persevering means to continuously keep doing something over and over even through the difficulty.

300

They hit me very firmly in the face and now there's a red mark on my face. Using context clues, what does firmly mean?

Firmly means hard.

300

The building was falling apart and a piece of DEBRIS nearly hit Chase and Jones. Using context clues, what does DEBRIS mean.



Broken pieces of scattered waste.

400

Jordi told Mitchel that he was procrastinating because he had to much work to do. Using context clues, what does procrastinating mean?

Procrastinating means to put off something instead of doing it.

400

Matt and Sutter were in a unanimous decision. They both agreed to help each other with their math homework. Using context clues, what does unanimous mean?

Unanimous means everyone is in an agreement.

400

The Super Idol song made me feel jubilant, but then I saw my homework and I started feeling down in the dumpster. Using context clues, what does jubilant mean?

Jubilant means warm and happy.

400

Bop and Box were having contretemps about if tacos were better than the cute gecko from Geico. Using context clues, what does contretemps mean?

Contretemps means small disagreement.

400

Are you 100 percent sure we didn't forget the provisions or supplies? Using context clues, what does provision mean?

Provision means supplies.

500

Brady was pulchritudinous today, I really loved his shoes and he looked good. Using context clues, what does pulchritudinous mean?


Pulchritudinous means good looking.

500

Mrs. Wence is a very congenial teacher to me. To Serena, she is a pleasant and nice person too. Using context clues, what does congenial mean?



Congenial means pleasant and nice. 

500

There was a big altercation between Phoenix and Chumley directly in the middle of the halls in between everyone, but then they both stopped and in agreement they stopped fighting and gave each other a kiss on the cheek. Using context clues, what does altercation mean?

Altercation means a noisy argument in public

500

Sai had a very big contusion when he got home so Khan put an icepack on it to stop its swelling. Using context clues, what does contusion mean?



Contusion means bruise.

500

Lou was sent to the haberdashery to find a new suit. He needed to wear one for his uncle’s wedding. Using context clues, what does haberdashery mean?

Haberdashery means a store that sells men's clothes

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