VOCABULARY Maddy Keeler Temperate: moderate Synonym: agreeable Antonym: violent Sentence: Whenever I lay in my bed, I’m almost always in a temperate mood. Scorn: refuse; rejected by showing contempt Synonym: despite Antonym: approval Sentence: I’m scorn when it comes to cleaning my room. Summon: call Synonym: assemble Antonym: dismiss Sentence: If I’m at home and need to ask my mom a question, I usually don’t summon her because I can just text her. Surly: unfriendly; sullen Synonym: cross Antonym: gentle Sentence: I can become surly when it comes to going to dance twice a week. Expire: die; come to an end Synonym: depart Antonym: begin Sentence: My school day expires every day at 2:08 P.M. Impediments: obstacles; obstructions Synonym: Block Antonym: Aid Sentence: As of right now, I have no impediments in my life, everything is going smoothly. Reeks: has a strong, bad smell Synonyms: stink Antonyms: refreshing Sentence: My feet reek every time I get done with dance practice.