LCPS Grade 9 Vocab List 5

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Auto-
Self
Co-/Con-
With
Inter-
Among or between
Intra-
Within
Autobiography
a history of a person's life written or told by that person
Automaton
a person or animal that acts in a monotonous, routine manner, without active intelligence
Automatic
having the capability of starting, operating, moving, etc., independently
Co-worker
a fellow worker; a colleague
Confide
to impart secrets trustfully; discuss private matters or problems
Conspire
to agree together, especially secretly, to do something wrong, evil, or illegal
Interstate
occurring between, connecting, or involving two or more states
Intervene
to come between disputing people, groups, etc; intercede; mediate
Intrastate
existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state especially of the United States
Intramural
occurring within, or involving members of, a single school, college, or institution
Brev-
Short
Cruc-
Cross
Culp-
Guilt
Glyph-
Vertical groove
Holo-
Whole/Entire
Iso-
Equal, Identical
Mon-
Warn
Sed-/Sess-/Sid-
To sit
Struct-/Stru-
To Build
Abbreviate
To reduce (anything) in length, duration, etc.; to shorten
Brevity
Shortness of time or duration
Crucifix
a Cross
Crucial
most vital and of the greatest significance in determining an outcome; decisive; critical
Crucify
to treat with gross injustice; persecute; torment; torture
Culpable
deserving blame or censure; blameworthy
Culprit
a person or other agent guilty of or responsible for an offense or fault
Hieroglyphics
handwriting, figures, characters, code, etc., difficult to decipher
Holograph
a document entirely handwritten by its author, especially a manuscript, letter, or unwitnessed will; original manuscript
Holocaust
a great or complete devastation or destruction, especially by fire
Holistic
of or relating to the medical consideration of a complete person, physically and psychologically, in the treatment of a disease
Isolate
to set or place apart; detach or separate so as to be alone
Premonition
a strong feeling, without a rational basis, that something is going to happen; a feeling of anticipation of or anxiety over a future event
Admonition
advice for or against doing something; rebuke; caution
Sedate
calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
Subside
to become quiet, less active, or less violent; abate
Sedentary
accustomed to sit or rest a great deal or take little exercise
Misconstrue
to misunderstand the meaning of; take in a wrong sense; misinterpret
Destruction
a cause of ruin or means of destroying
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