Unit 4 Spelling vocabulary
search • The activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone.
starve • To be very hungry or to go without food.
thorn • A sharp, prickly part of a branch.
reward • something that you receive for worthy acts or for doing something good.
sparkle • To shine in bright flashes; glitter.
bargain • Something that costs lass money than it normally would.
parched • Very dry from heat or no water.
pursue • To chase, follow, or to strive to gain or accomplish
servant • A person who waits on or takes care of another.
torch • A burning stick with a flame held in the hand to give light.
earnest • To be serious, not joking.
mourn • To grieve or be very sorrowful.
fierce • Strong and powerful; difficult
pierce • To make a hole in with a sharp, pointed instrument.
urge • To convince or persuade; to push for something
wharf • A place for ships to load and unload what they are carrying.
court • A place where trials are held or an open space that is partly or entirely enclosed by walls or buildings.
weird • Strange, very different, odd, or unusual.
veer • To shift or change directions abruptly.
burnt • Scorched or changed by fire or heat.
sphere • A round object with a shape that is like a ball.
aeronautics • The science of flying an aircraft.