20 terms

Sixth Grade Tier Two Vocabulary Word List 15


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Avert (verb) (1)
turn away (one's eyes or thoughts)
Avert (verb) (2)
prevent or ward off (an undesirable occurrence)
Toll (noun) (1)
a charge payable for permission to use a particular bridge or road
Toll (noun) (2)
the number of deaths, casualties, or injuries arising from particular circumstances, such as a natural disaster, conflict, or accident
Toll (verb)
(with reference to a bell) sound or cause to sound with a slow, uniform succession of strokes, as a signal or announcement
Intend (verb) (1)
have (a course of action) as one's purpose or objective; plan
Intend (verb) (2)
design or destine (someone or something) for a particular purpose or end
Outlandish (adjective)
looking or sounding bizarre or unfamiliar
Banter (noun)
the playful and friendly exchange of teasing remarks
Banter (verb)
talk or exchange remarks in a good-humored teasing way
Manipulate (verb) (1)
handle or control (a tool, mechanism, etc.), typically in a skillful manner
Manipulate (verb) (2)
control or influence (a person or situation) cleverly, unfairly, or unscrupulously
Member (noun) (1)
an individual, thing, or organization belonging to a group
Member (noun) (2)
a constituent piece of a complex structure
Agenda (noun) (1)
a list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting
Agenda (noun) (2)
an appointment diary
Community (noun)
a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common
Influence (noun)
the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself
Influence (verb)
have an influence on
Fallacious (adjective)
based on a mistaken belief