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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

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