blonde /blɒnd/ (n) pale gold in colour Example: Is she a natural blonde (= Is her hair naturally blonde)?
column /ˈkɒləm/ (n) one of the straight sections from top to bottom into which text on a page or screen is divided Example: Nelson's Column in London
community /kəˈmjuːnəti/ (n) all the people who live in a particular area, country, etc. when talked about as a group Example: good community relations with the police
consult /kənˈsʌlt/ (v) to go to somebody for information or advice Example: Consult with your physician about possible treatments.
crush /krʌʃ/ (v) to press something so hard that it is damaged or injured, or loses its shape Example: They crush the olives with a heavy wooden press.
definitely /ˈdefɪnətli/ (adj) a way of emphasizing that something is true and that there is no doubt about it Example: I definitely remember sending the letter.
disgusted /dɪsˈɡʌstɪd/ (adj) feeling or showing disgust Example: I was disgusted with myself for eating so much.
distance /ˈdɪstəns/ (n) the amount of space between two places or things Example: the distance of the earth from the sun
excellent /ˈeksələnt/ (adj) extremely good Example: She speaks excellent French.
fourteen /ˌfɔːˈtiːn/ (adj) 14 Example: Her baby is fourteen months old.
frightened /ˈfraɪtnd/ (adj) afraid; feeling fear Example: a frightened child
grateful /ˈɡreɪtfl/ (adj) feeling or showing thanks because somebody has done something kind for you or has done as you asked Example: Grateful thanks are due to the following people for their help…
guide /ɡaɪd/ (n) a person who shows other people the way to a place, especially somebody employed to show tourists around interesting places Example: Let's have a look at the TV guide and see what's on.
horn /hɔːn/ (n) a hard pointed part that grows, usually in pairs, on the heads of some animals, such as sheep and cows. Horns are often curved. Example: musketeers carrying their gunpowder in powder horns
initial /ɪˈnɪʃl/ (adj) happening at the beginning; first Example: in the initial stages (= at the beginning) of the campaign