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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

_________ Covered with or full of mud or wet soil.
_________ 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 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.
_________ Fine, dry particles of matter.
_________ Away from the center of the Earth or other planet; in opposite direction to the downward pull of gravity.
_________ A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump.
_________ An affectionate close embrace.
_________ To chase down prey and (usually) kill it.
_________ A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.
_________ Factually fair, correct, proper.
_________ To propel oneself rapidly upward such that momentum causes the body to become airborne.
_________ A more solid, dense or hard layer on a surface or boundary.
_________ To move very quickly
_________ 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.
_________ Trapped and unable to move.
_________ To a great extent.
_________ A quantity obtained by addition or aggregation.
_________ The act of running.
_________ Simple past of hang.
_________ A light blow or jolting collision.
_________ Something that happens to someone by chance, a chance occurrence.
_________ Me and at least one other person.
_________ Like this, that, these, those; Used to make a comparison with something implied by context.