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Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. Displeasing to the eye
2. Make an idea, impression, or feeling known or understandable to someone.
3. To bring down the size, quantity, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
4. Open resistance; bold disobedience.
5. The person, place or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired.
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