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anniversary
anniversary /ˌænɪˈvɜːsəri/
(n) a date that is an exact number of years after the date of an important or special event
Example: the theatre's 25th anniversary celebrations


anxiety
anxiety /æŋˈzaɪəti/
(n) the state of feeling nervous or worried that something bad is going to happen
Example: acute/intense/deep anxiety


arms
arms /ɑːmz/
(n) weapons, especially as used by the army, navy , etc.
Example: arms and ammunition


arrow
arrow /ˈærəʊ/
(n) a thin stick with a sharp point at one end, which is shot from a bow
Example: a bow and arrow


ball
ball /bɔːl/
(n) a round object used for throwing, hitting or kicking in games and sports
Example: Bounce the ball and try and hit it over the net.


battle
battle /ˈbætl/
(n) a fight between armies, ships or planes, especially during a war; a violent fight between groups of people
Example: to be killed in battle


belt
belt /belt/
(n) a long narrow piece of leather, cloth, etc. that you wear around the middle part of your body
Example: to do up/fasten/tighten a belt


breed
breed /briːd/
(n) to have sex and produce young
Example: a breed of cattle/sheep


cause
cause /kɔːz/
(v) the person or thing that makes something happen
Example: Are you causing trouble again?


cinema
cinema /ˈsɪnəmə/
(n) a building in which films are shown
Example: the local cinema


combine
combine /kəmˈbaɪn/
(v) to come together to form a single thing or group; to join two or more things or groups together to form a single one
Example: Combine all the ingredients in a bowl.


cross
cross /krɒs/
(v) to go across; to pass or stretch from one side to the other
Example: The bridge crosses the River Dee.


disappointment
disappointment /ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntmənt/
(n) the feeling of being sad because something has not happened or been as good, successful, etc. as you expected or hoped
Example: To our great disappointment, it rained every day of the trip.


imagine
imagine /ɪˈmædʒɪn/
(v) to form a picture in your mind of what something might be like
Example: I can imagine him really angry.


involve
involve /ɪnˈvɒlv/
(v) if a situation, an event or an activity involves something, that thing is an important or necessary part or result of it
Example: The test will involve answering questions about a photograph.