25 terms

Vocab 11B

STUDY
PLAY
PON, POSIT (POSE) (POUND)
(base) to place, to put
PROL
(base) offspring
SPIR (SPRIT)
(base) to breathe
STRU, STRUCT
(base) to build
TRUD, TRUS
(base) to push, to thrust
VULG
(base) common
Position
the manner in which something is placed or arranged
Deposit
to place for safekeeping; money placed in an account
Composure
emotional control; feeling of being in control of oneself
Proletariat
the working class
Prolific
productive, fertile
Proliferation
increase/ enlarge
Spirit
the nonphysical part of a person that is the seat of emotions and character; the soul
Inspire
To motivate, guide or influence; to give hope
Expire
(of a document, authorization, or agreement) cease to be valid, typically after a fixed period of time
Perspiration
Sweat
Structure
the way something is put together; something built
Destruction
the action or process of causing so much damage to something that it no longer exists or cannot be repaired
Construct
to build (something, typically a building, road, or machine)
Intrude
put oneself deliberately into a place or situation where one is unwelcome or uninvited
Extrude
thrust or force out.
Protrude
to stick out; thrust forth
Trudge
walk slowly and with heavy steps, typically because of exhaustion or harsh conditions
Vulgar
lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined
Divulge
to reveal; to disclose something previously private or secret