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Proud To Be An American Vocabulary Quiz

Directions: Match the vocabulary words on the left with the definitions on the right.

1. terrorism To remember bad thoughts as a secret or to give someone a home
2. evacuated To take in through the nose or mouth while breathing
3. harbored Do something or say something that removes doubt and fear for others
4. hijack To remove someone from a place of danger, leave or cause occupants to leave
5. unite A place of safety and refuge
6. inhalation Unity among people who have a common interest or goal
7. inhumanity Bring together or unify for a common purpose or action
8. reassure Smoke that rises from a fire that is still burning slowly but has no flame
9. repercussion The use of violence and intimidation in order to further political aim
10. retaliate An event that causes destruction, suffering, and distress
11. sanctuary Illegal seize in transit to force it to go in another direction or to a new destination
12. smolder The community of people that live in a particular region that have shared laws, customs, and organizations
13. society An unexpected consequence that happens sometime after the actual event
14. solidarity To make an assault or to attack someone after they have attacked you
15. tragedy Extremely brutal or cruel behaviors
16. unspeakable Military or political activities that are made to stop terrorism
17. aftermath A combination of people that come together for a common reason, even if they do not normally agree
18. coalition Not able to express in words because it is too bad
19. counterterrorism The overall consequences of an event that have a lasting presence

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