25 terms

Vocab 6A

STUDY
PLAY
CLAM (CLAIM)
(base) to cry out
FER
(base) to bear, to carry
LEV
(base) to lift, light (in weight)
LUD, LUS
(base) to play, to mock
MISC
(base) to mix
MORT
(base) death
Levity
lightness, humor
Miscellaneous
mixed, of different kinds
Mortuary
funeral home
Elusive
difficult to understand; grasp; or perceive
Mortify
Embarrass; shame; humiliate
Alleviate
To make lighter, less burdensome or less hard to bear
Proclaim
To announce or declare in an official manner
Elevate
raise or lift (something) up to a higher position
Transfer
To move from one place to another
Illusion
the act of deceiving, a misleading image presented to the vision
Mortality
the nature of humanity as having eventually to die
Exclamation
a sudden cry or remark, especially expressing surprise, anger, or pain
Ferry
a boat or ship for conveying passengers and goods (especially short distances at regular intervals)
Conifer
a tree that bears cones and evergreen needles
Levitate
1. to rise or float, or to rise, seemingly despite gravity
Delude
to mislead or deceive
Miscible
can be easily mixed
Immortal
Not subject to death
Aquifer
A rock layer that stores and allows the flow of water