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Weekly Vocabulary Words for Kids - March 1

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Our weekly vocabulary lists for kids ages 8-12 feature words frequently encountered in age-appropriate books and other texts. Learn eight new words each week with high-quality Merriam-Webster definitions and pronunciations, plus a fun crossword! You can get more practice on these and hundreds of other words in our award-winning Puku app, available on both iOS and Android.

Weekly Vocabulary for March 1
  1. bog | see definition»

    wet spongy ground that is usually acid and found next to a body of water (as a pond)

  2. cunning | see definition»

    skillful and clever at using special knowledge or at getting something done

  3. fathom | see definition»

    to understand the reason for something

  4. invoke | see definition»

    to make use of (a law, a right, etc.)

  5. opaque | see definition»

    not letting light through : not transparent

  6. pivotal | see definition»

    very important

  7. precipice | see definition»

    a very steep side of a mountain or cliff

  8. recur | see definition»

    to occur or appear again

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