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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

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