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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

much, drum, buzz, jump, hug, stuck, rush, up, hunt, crush, hung, thumb, crust, stuck, just, bunch, such, luck, muddy, run, sum, bump, us, dust

_________ A quantity obtained by addition or aggregation.
_________ Covered with or full of mud or wet soil.
_________ A continuous, humming noise, as of bees; a confused murmur, as of general conversation in low tones, or of a general expression of surprise or approbation.
_________ A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.
_________ The act of running.
_________ To chase down prey and (usually) kill it.
_________ To propel oneself rapidly upward such that momentum causes the body to become airborne.
_________ Simple past of hang.
_________ Factually fair, correct, proper.
_________ To a great extent.
_________ Away from the center of the Earth or other planet; in opposite direction to the downward pull of gravity.
_________ Me and at least one other person.
_________ Fine, dry particles of matter.
_________ To move very quickly
_________ Something that happens to someone by chance, a chance occurrence.
_________ Trapped and unable to move.
_________ The short thick digit of the hand that for humans has the most mobility and can be made to oppose (moved to touch) all of the other fingers.
_________ A light blow or jolting collision.
_________ Trapped and unable to move.
_________ A percussive musical instrument spanned with a thin covering on at least one end for striking, forming an acoustic chamber, affecting what materials are used to make it.
_________ A more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary.
_________ Like this, that, these, those; Used to make a comparison with something implied by context.
_________ A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump.
_________ An affectionate close embrace.