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rhythm

Definition 1. a regular pattern of sounds or movements 2. a regular pattern of sounds in music that...

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slide

Definition 1. a structure that children play on by climbing up steps and sliding down a slope on...

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candelabra

Definition a large candlestick or light that holds several candles or small lights Origin and usage...

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mime

Definition to tell a story or express yourself without words, using only the movements of your body...

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sizzle

Definition to make the sound of food cooking in hot oil Origin and usage The word sizzle was first...

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superstition

Definition a belief that things such as magic or luck have the power to affect your life Origin and...

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glen

Definition a valley, especially in Scotland Origin and usage The Late Middle English word glen...

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radio

Definition 1. a system of broadcasting information and programmes that people can listen to a. a...