Wordly Wise lesson 4 book 7

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Acquire

v.To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts or actions.

acquisition

n. something acquired

Antagonize

v. to make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike

Competent

adj. , having the ability to do what is needed

Competence

n. The ability to do what is needed.

Comprise

v., to form; to make up

Comprise

v. To consist of or include.

correspond

v. , to match; to be equal to

Correspond

v. To exchange letters with another person.

correspondence

n. The act of exchanging letters; the letters that are exchanged.

Dilapidated

adj. In poor condition from neglect or age.

illustrious

adj. Very famous; outstanding.

incident

n. Something that happens in real life or in a story; an event, often of little importance.

inherit

v. To receive something from someone after that person's death.

Inherit

v. To receive, as part of one's physical or mental make-up, from one's parents.

latitude

n. The distance north or south of the equator, measured in degrees.

latitude

n. A region as marked by its distance from the equator.

latitude

n. Freedom from strict rules.

Loath

adj. Unwilling; reluctant.

maintain

v. To declare something to be true.

maintain

v. To continue in the same way or condition.

maintain

v. To keep in good condition.

renovate

v. To make like new again.

renovation

n. The act of renovating; the thing renovated.

reprimand

v. To scold in a harsh or formal manner.

Reprimand

n. A strong scolding from someone in authority.

supervise

v. To direct or manage activities.

supervision

n. The act of managing or directing.

supervisor

n. A person who manages or directs activities.

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