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Fifth grade Vocabulary List


Dangerous Crossings

Vocabulary List

representatives – a person who acts for one or more others


pressing – demanding immediate attention; urgent


shattered – to break into pieces by force; smash


embark – to set out on an adventure


viewpoint – a position from which something is observed or considered


conduct – the act of directing; management


cramped – confined and limited in space


bracing – to give support to; make firm; strengthen


surveyed – to look over the parts of features of; view broadly


distracted – to draw (the attention, for example) away from something