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. To bring down the size, quantity, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
2. To sway back and forth; to totter or reel.
3. To set fire to (something), to light (something)
4. To recover, especially from an illness; to get better from an illness.
5. To stick out