Grades 6-8 (WVI 3)
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aspiration a goal, aim, or ambition.
censor an official who decides what art, movies, or books may be published. A censor works for a government, religion, or other organization, and promotes its ideas.
compromise a settlement of a disagreement in which each side gives up something, or the result of such a settlement.
consolidation the act of combining into a whole or mass; unification.
coordination the working together of different muscles to carry out a complicated movement.
curt rudely short or brief in speech.
discrimination the act of treating some people unfairly because of prejudice.
diversify to give or introduce variety to or into.
obsolete no longer in use.
paramount most important; chief; highest.
rehabilitation the act of bringing back to a healthier, stronger, or more socially respectable condition.
relentless without mercy or compassion; unyielding or stern.
spectrum a band of colors that is formed when light is passed through a prism, or in some other way. The six colors of a spectrum are red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple.
squeamish nauseated, or tending to be easily nauseated or disgusted; queasy.
tact the ability to say or do the right thing when dealing with others in a difficult situation.