Sadlier Oxford Level Orange Unit 8


(adj)not skillful or graceful; hard to handle; embarrassing
(syn) clumsy (ant) graceful


(v)to make short, sharp sounds by rattling or banging together; to speak or move with confused, noisy sound (n)a hard, rattling sound; busy excitement; noisy chattering
(syn) to rattle.


(adj)showy in appearance; splendid; brave or full of spirit, showing courtesy; very attentive, valiant (n.) a fashionable young gentleman; a suitor
(ant) a slob, cowardly


(adj)only moderately warm, not hot but not cold; without enthusiasm,halfhearted
(ant) enthusiastic


(adj)in great supply, easily available; more than enough, abundant
(ant) scarce


(n)a portion of food allowed for one meal or one day; food or supplies; a share (v)to pass out in limited portions; to limit the use of
(syn) a share


(v)to hold back or set aside; to save for future use (n)something set aside for a certain purpose; something stored for later use
(syn) caution


(n)a learned person; an expert in a field of study; someone who studies with a teacher; a student who gets a gift of money to pay for education
(syn) an authority


(v)to burn slowly, with smoke but no flame; to exist in a suppressed state; to show suppressed feelings, to simmer
(ant) to explode


(v)to walk or march slowly and with difficulty or tiredness (n)a long, tiring walk
(syn) to plod (ant) to race


(n)a person who chooses to join or to do a service; someone who gives time or effort without pay (v)to offer one's services; to do or say freely
(syn) to offer (ant) to force


(adj)feeling tired, worn out; having no more patience (v)to make tired; to grow tired, exhausted
(ant) energized by, energetic