20 terms

Sixth Grade Tier Two Vocabulary Word List 14


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Impersonal (adjective) (1)
not influenced by, showing, or involving personal feelings
Impersonal (adjective) (2)
not existing as a person; having no personality
Plot (noun) (1)
a plan made in secret by a group of people to do something illegal or harmful
Plot (noun) (2)
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, devised and presented by the writer as an interrelated sequence
Plot (noun) (3)
a small piece of ground marked out for a purpose such as building or gardening
Plot (verb)
mark (a route or position) on a chart
Bristle (noun)
a short stiff hair, typically one of those on an animal's skin, a man's face, or a plant
Bristle (verb) (1)
(of hair or fur) stand upright away from the skin, especially in anger or fear
Bristle (verb) (2)
be covered with or abundant in
Destruct (verb)
cause deliberate, irreparable damage to (something, typically a rocket or missile)
Destruct (noun)
the deliberate causing of terminal damage
Storm (noun) (1)
a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow
Storm (noun) (2)
a tumultuous reaction; an uproar or controversy
Storm (verb) (1)
move angrily or forcefully in a specified direction
Storm (verb) (2)
(of troops) suddenly attack and capture (a building or other place) by means of force
Jargon (noun) (1)
special words or expressions that are used by a particular profession or group and are difficult for others to understand
Jargon (noun) (2)
a form of language regarded as barbarous, debased, or hybrid
Prop (noun) (1)
a pole or beam used as a support or to keep something in position, typically one that is not an integral part of the thing supported
Prop (noun) (2)
a portable object other than furniture or costumes used on the set of a play or movie
Prop (verb)
position something underneath (someone or something) for support