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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

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

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