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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

dim, sickness, ticket, lift, hidden, since, thick, written, twist, sincerely, listen, sink, switch, wrist, visitor, drink, interesting, rich, mist, swift, whistle, silver, limp, stitch, rid, drill, snip, myth, cliff, silk, fill, trim, built, print, zip, build, tin, drift, pin, picnic, grip, million, digit, ink, ribbon

_________ A pass entitling the holder to admission to a show, concert, etc.
_________ A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made.
_________ To make a shrill, high pitched sound by forcing air through the mouth. To produce a whistling sound, restrictions to the flow of air are created using the teeth, tongue and lips.
_________ To take hold, particularly with the hand.
_________ The high pitched sound of a small object moving rapidly through air.
_________ A malleable, ductile, metallic element, resistant to corrosion, with atomic number 50 and symbol Sn.
_________ To raise something higher.
_________ In a sincere or earnest manner; honestly.
_________ To free from something.
_________ A small device, made (usually) of drawn out steel wire with one end sharpened and the other flattened or rounded into a head, used for fastening.
_________ From a specified time in the past.
_________ Not bright or colorful.
_________ A vertical (or near vertical) rock face.
_________ Arousing or holding the attention or interest of someone.
_________ The act or motion of drifting; the force which impels or drives; an overpowering influence or impulse.
_________ To consume (a liquid) through the mouth.
_________ An irregular, jerky or awkward gait.
_________ Relatively great in extent from one surface to the opposite in its smallest solid dimension.
_________ A meal eaten outdoors or in another informal setting.
_________ To form by combining materials or parts.
_________ To descend into a liquid or other substance or material.
_________ Past participle of to hide.
_________ A fine fiber excreted by the silkworm or other arthropod (such as a spider).
_________ To reduce slightly; to cut; especially, to remove excess; e.g. 'trim a hedge', 'trim a beard'.
_________ Wealthy: having a lot of money and possessions.
_________ A finger or toe.
_________ A pigmented liquid that allows one to write or draw.
_________ A lustrous, white, metallic element, atomic number 47, atomic weight 107.87, symbol Ag.
_________ The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady.
_________ Fast; quick; rapid.
_________ Of, relating or characteristic of writing
_________ To wind.
_________ To create a hole by removing material with a drill.
_________ A cardinal number that equals a thousand times a thousand.
_________ A story of a great but unknown age which embodies a belief regarding some fact or phenomenon of experience, and in which often the forces of nature and of the soul are personified; an ancient story of a god, a hero, the origin of a race, etc.; a wonder story of prehistoric origin.
_________ A long, narrow strip of material used for decoration of clothing or the hair or gift wrapping.
_________ The complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm; the carpus.
_________ A device to turn electric current on and off or direct its flow.
_________ To pay attention to a sound, to note.
_________ Of, relating to, or writing for printed publications.
_________ to make full.
_________ Water or other liquid finely suspended in air.
_________ Someone who visits someone else; someone staying as a guest.
_________ The act of snipping; cutting a small amount off of something.
_________ Simple past of build.