to sleep through the winter in a den or burrow to save energy. Bears, snakes, and certain other animals hibernate.
When the bear hibernates, does he wake up hungry?
luxury, riches, success, wealth
the condition of being poor; a lack of money.
Too many people live in poverty.
fair, impartial, unprejudiced
without bias, prejudice, or partiality.
benevolent, gentle, kind
hostile, malicious, malign, malignant
possessing or displaying kindness or gentleness.
The new ruler was more benign than his predecessor.The nurse gave the child a benign smile.
to gather (crops that are ripe).
It’s time for farmers to harvest their corn.We harvested tomatoes and beans from our garden.
to cause to dry up or wilt.
The hot sun withered the plant sitting in the window.
to cause to feel embarrassed.
The loud student was withered by the teacher’s angry stare.
discourteous, forward, fresh, impolite, impudent,rude
rude, arrogant, or not showing respect in speech or behavior.
The child shocked everyone by speaking in an insolent way to the teacher.
repellent, sickening, sick
afflicted by nausea.
causing nausea; sickening or disgusting.