Mixed-Up Files Vocabulary Ch. 1-4
Terms in this set (25)
a bag carried by a strap on your back or shoulder, backpack
an increase in price or value, gratitude
A government policy for dealing with the budget (especially with taxation and borrowing)
no variation; tediously the same
travel for the purpose of getting to and from work
A scientific or medical tool that is used for grasping or holding things
A way of organizing, writing, and conducting the experiment.
In the habit of; used to
(n.) a swindler, deceiver; one who uses a false name or character in order to cheat
Mixture of different kinds of things, jumble
Something acquired or gained
average, ordinary, undistinguished
the state of resembling or being alike.
moved to a lower place; came down
wrinkled; having many lines and folds
things you own; belongings
become known; appeared
to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing; to bump, shove, brush against; to compete for
money spent by the government in any one year.
spending, costing, or using more than is required; lavish
The location in which you place an object originally in another location.
an increase in amount over a period of time
not easily seen; subtle; not noticeable
a performance in a theater or a showing of a movie that takes place in the daytime