This is when leaves fall off. This happens during fall.
This basically means respect. You do this to the American Flag.
This concerns with art and/or beauty. So a sunset would be an excellent example,
Something that is overused. For example, the phrase, "I love you. "
To be incredibly rich, and to live elaborately. For example the Kardashians live this way.
Someone who puts on an act. For example a kid acting like a grown up.
This means to promote, take up, or support. Someone might do this for a cause such as equality.
This is to grossly exaggerate or to make something seem bigger than they are. For example, the phrase, "I'm starving."
Basically hateful. To greatly dislike. For example Scar from Lion King is like this.
To encounter hardship,or just hardship. For example, climbing a mountain.
To snicker or giggle quietly. Like when you might find something funny at church.
To be lazy or inactive. Cats typically display this nature
To be careless or not being strict. If a parent is like this then they're child might grow up to be the same way.
To prevent and/or anticipate something, to avoid it. Someone might do this for a doctors appointment.
This is the study of words. People do this with Latin and Greek.
This means to be mentally dull, or not very smart. For example Patrick Star is like this.
This means to support. Some one might do this for a certain cause such as equality.
This means to approach a topic and discuss about it. A teenager might do this when talking about getting a job.
This means to be blunt or abrupt, someone can be this and come off rude.
Something that is very attractive, tempting, fascinating, or charming. For example a nice warm cake.
This is fortification or a wall or barricade. President Trump wants one.
This a large book. For example the Bible.
This a a section of a poem, similar to a paragraph in a story. A couplet has two of these.
This word means to withdraw , or to cancel. Something you wish to take back.

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