Unit 11: Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G

23 terms by jchen34

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Unit 11 for Dr. Mill's awesome Thursday 5/6 class!

abrogate

v.-to repeal, cancel, declare null and void

ambient

adj.-completely surrounding, encompassing

asperity

n.-roughness, severity, bitterness or tartness

burnish

v.-to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish

burnish

n.-gloss, brightness, luster

cabal

n.-a small group working in secret

delectable

adj.-delightful, highly enjoyable, deliciously flavored, savory

delectable

n.-an appealing or appetizing food or dish

deprecate

v.-to express mild disapproval, to belittle

detritus

n.-loose bits and pieces of material resulting from disintegration or wearing away, fragments that result from any destruction

ebullient

adj.-overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement, boiling, bubbling

eclectic

adj.-drawn from different sources

eclectic

n.-one whose beliefs are drawn from various sources

flaccid

adj.-limp, not firm, lacking vigor or effectiveness

impecunious

adj.-having little or no money

inexorable

adj.-inflexible, beyond influence, relentless, unyielding

moribund

adj.-dying, on the way out

necromancer

n.-one who claims to reveal or influence the future through magic, especially communication with the dead, in general, a magician or wizard

onerous

adj.-burdensome, involving hardship or difficulty

rife

adj.-common, prevalent, widespread, happening often, full abounding, plentiful, abundant, replete

rudiments

n.pl.-the parts of any subject or discipline that are learned first, the earliest stages of anything

sequester

v.-to set apart, separate for a special purpose, to take possession of and hold in custody

winnow

v.-to get rid of something unwanted, delete, to sift through to obtain what is desirable, to remove the chaff from the wheat by blowing air on it, to blow on, fan.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set