A

anxiously
appreciate

B

banging
begging
bitter
blizzards

C

chipmunk
clever
convince

D

darted away
deadly
defeated
dense

E

environment

F

feared
flaming
furious

G

glinting yellow eyes
grasp
guarding

H

haze
her head still foggy and spinning with dreams
hissed
hospitality
huddled

I

ignore
investigate

J

jealous

K


L


M

menacing
mournful
mumbled
murmured

N


O

ordinary

P

panicked
peered
persuade
powerless
protect

Q


R

refused
relieved
retreat
robin
rustling

S

scowled
seasons
selfish
signal
sizzling
skulking
slinked
snatched
soaring
sorrow
speechless
steal
streaks
struggle
survive
suspicious
swallowed

T

talons
tending their fire
thick winter coat
thief
triumph

U


V

vulture

W

wood

X


Y


Z


combed the new grass

Definition
Gently moved the grass back and forth.

Example Sentence

When you use a comb, the comb moves between your strands of hair. This author uses 'figurative language' to suggest that the wind moved strands of grass the way a comb moves your hair. Can you picture in your mind how the grass was moving?