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a small valley
To say or think that something is very bad.
The situation in which someone or something is laughed at and considered stupid or of no value.
Describes people or things that you hate very much.
Describes people or plans and methods that are dishonest, often in a complicated way, but often also clever and successful.
to kill someone by cutting open their stomach and removing their intestines
The state of not being trusted or respected.
A belief or set of beliefs, especially political or religious ones, that are taught and accepted by a particular group.
A large, low carriage with four wheels, pulled by horses.
In the correct way or at the correct time; as expected.
The moment when you suddenly feel that you understand, or suddenly become conscious of, something that is very important to you, or a powerful religious experience.
The movement of a lot of people from a place.
(the act of) forcing someone, or being forced, to leave a school, organization, or country.
Not serious about a serious subject, in an attempt to be funny or to appear clever.
A group within a larger group, especially one with slightly different ideas from the main group.
A person who is guilty of a serious crime.
An order given by a person in authority.
To remove the skin from a person's or animal's body.
The fact of being stupid, or a stupid action, idea, etc..
To develop all the details of a plan for doing something.
Weak or unhealthy, or easily damaged, broken, or harmed.
Almost out of control because of extreme emotion, such as worry.
Showing no fear of dangerous or difficult things.
A circle made of flowers and leaves worn around the neck or head as a decoration.
A complaint or a strong feeling that you have been treated unfairly.
Having very serious effects or causing great pain.
A strong feeling of anger and dislike for a person who you feel has treated you badly, which often lasts for a long time.
A piece of rope or a leather strap that is tied around an animal's head so that it can be led by someone or tied to something.
Very bad and shocking.
(especially of events or behaviour) embarrassing because of being a complete failure.
Sexual activity involving people who are closely related and not legally allowed to marry.
Illness, especially for long periods or because of old age.
A person who is not grateful.
An organized attempt by a group of people to defeat their government and take control of their country, usually by violence.
Not having interest or losing interest because something has been experienced too many times.
A girl or young woman.
Not as severe or strong in punishment or judgment as would be expected.
Many and of several different types.
To mix or combine, or be mixed or combined.
Behaviour, especially a child's, that is slightly bad but is not intended to cause serious harm or damage.
To speak quietly and in a way that is not clear so that the words are difficult to understand.
an idea for solving a problem, especially an idea that is unlikely to be effective
Despite the fact or thing mentioned.
military supplies, especially weapons, missiles, and bombs
someone who is perfect or who is the best possible example of a particular quality
(especially of earth or crops) dried out because of too much heat and not enough rain.
A discussion between two groups of people, especially one that is intended to end an argument.
the position of being a peer in the UK
Someone who has an interest in and breeds a particular animal or plant.
Very powerful, forceful, or effective.
A small sea creature with a shell and ten legs, that can be eaten.
To spread beliefs or ideas among a lot of people.
Happening exactly when needed but without being planned.
a doctor who is not very good, or someone who cheats people by pretending to be a doctor
a small bird that people shoot and eat
A person, especially a child or a man, who does things that you disapprove of, but who you still like.
to stop yourself from doing something. This word is often used in official announcements or signs
To refuse to accept something or someone as true, good, or reasonable.
A bad, good, etc. reputation.
A feeling of respect or admiration for someone or something.
a leader of a group of people who are doing something illegal or wrong
To (cause to) become ripe.
To burn the skin with boiling liquid or steam.
A young member of a rich and famous family.
To rub something hard in order to clean it, especially using a stiff brush, soap, and water.
Language or behaviour that is intended to persuade other people to oppose their government.
A soldier of middle rank.
Showing care and helpful attention to someone.
To put seeds in or on the ground so that plants will grow.
A small, sharp, broken piece of wood, glass, plastic, or similar material.
To gush forth in a rapid stream or in spurts.; A tube, mouth, or pipe through which liquid is released or discharged.
To waste money or supplies, or to waste opportunities by not using them to your advantage.
The good reputation a person or organization has, based on their behaviour and ability.; The natural height of a human or animal in an upright position.
To reduce the force of something, or to prevent something from existing or developing.
To hit someone with your fist (= closed hand) or to hit something and cause a noise.
To break a law or moral rule.
A short interruption in a war or argument, or an agreement to stop fighting or arguing for a period of time.
To tie the arms and legs of someone together tightly and roughly with rope to prevent them from moving or escaping.
A decorative cloth made by twisting thin thread in delicate patterns with holes in them.
Never stopping, becoming weaker, or failing.
A person who has no home and usually no job, and who travels from place to place.
The edge or border of something.; a footballing talent verging on genius
To cause difficulty to someone, or to cause someone to feel angry, annoyed, or upset.
To tell or give something to someone.
A very thin, dry biscuit that is often sweet.
to make a baby stop taking its mother's milk and start to eat solid food
To make someone who is sad or disappointed feel better by giving them comfort or sympathy.
All the weapons and military equipment that a country owns.
a sailor in the past who attacked and stole from other ships
To allow saliva (= liquid in the mouth) to flow out of your mouth.
A worker who has a skill making them able to do a particular job, and who usually works for someone else.
Without colour, or pale grey in colour.
to cut down a tree
The time before night when it is not yet dark.
To make a low, rough sound, usually in anger.
An insect in the stage when it has just come out of its egg.
A feeling of nervousness that you experience before something important happens.
a plant that grows easily and is usually found in places where you do not want it
A piece of land on which vines are grown.
A special type of glove for protecting a person's hand, especially a thick leather glove used for catching a baseball.