SA 6th Grade Spelling List 14

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phonics

the study of the sounds of letters (n.)

megaphone

a device like a large cone for increasing the volume of a voice and directing it (n.)

microphone

an electronic device that picks up sound and magnifies it (n.)

telephone

an instrument for carrying speech over distances (n.)

symphony

a composition for a full orchestra (n.)

metropolitan

traits associated with a sizeable city or urban area (adj.)

policeman

a person who keeps order (n.)

politics

the art or science of governement (n.)

cosmopolitan

representative of all the world; at home in all countries (adj.)

rupture

a breaking apart (v.)

interrupt

to break in upon an action or a conversation (v.)

abruptly

broken off suddenly; curtly (adv.)

disrupt

to break apart; to disturb (v.)

misused

not properly used or cared for (adj.)

misspell

to spell incorrectly (v.)

misfortune

bad luck; a bad occurrence (n.)

misplaced

lost; not where it belongs (adj.)

misbehavior

improper behavior (n.)

mispronounce

to pronounce incorrectly (v.)

misconception

a mistaken idea; misunderstanding (n.)

miscalculate

to come up with the wrong answer; to miscount (v.)

absent

not present (adj.)

abscond

to go away secretly and hide (v.)

abstain

to do without; to refrain from (v.)

absolve

to free from blame (v.)

abnormal

not like the majority; unusual (adj.)

abuse

to use wrongly or improperly (v.)

absolute

complete; pure (adj.)

longitude

length north or south (n.)

altitude

the height of a thing above the earth's surface or above sea level (n.)

servitude

slavery; forced labor as punishment (n.)

attitude

a person's manner of acting or his feelings (n.)

aptitude

talent; ability (n.)

solitude

the state of being alone (n.)

magnitude

greatness or size of importance (n.)

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