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Words that begin with "W"
High Frequency Word List
4
Language - English
06/27/2011

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Term
warranted
Definition
justified; authorized.

"Before the judge issues the injunction, you must convince her this action is warranted."
Term
wary
Definition
very cautious.

"The spies grew wary as they approached the sentry."
Term
welter
Definition
turmoil; bewildering jumble.

"The existing welter of overlapping federal and state claims cries out for immediate reform."
Term
whimsical
Definition
fanciful.

"In Mrs. Doubtfire, the hero is a playful, whimsical man who takes a notion to dress up as a woman so that he can look after his children, who are in the custody of his ex-wife."