Vocab Unit 8 Matching


Find the correct word for each definition.

1. a pledge; 2. freedom from doubt, self-confidence
1. an institution for the care of children, elderly people; 2. a place of safety
to comfort
a control panel for an electrical or mechanical device
to become larger or wider, to expand upon
refuse, waste products
to lessen, diminish
lacking in seriousness, disrespectful, saucy
1. resistance to disease; 2. freedom from some charge or obligation
to establish, set up
an organization for the promotion of learning
1. a debt; 2. something disadvantageous
ridiculous, senseless
quarrelsome, fond of fighting
1. furious, violently intense, unreasonably extreme; 2. mad, infected with rabies
1. a kingdom; 2. a region or field of study
1. to make young again; 2. to make like new
to reward, pay, reimburse
meager, scant
1. genuine, excellent; 2. made of silver of standard fineness
a risky or daring undertaking
to expose to danger; to dare
to twist out of shape
an abnormality