18 terms

Wordly Wise 3000 Book 3 Lesson 18

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hoax
NOUN -- an act intended to fool or deceive other. VERB -- to fool; to play a trick on
genuine
ADJ -- 1) real, being what it seems to be 2) honest; sincere
recount
VERB - to give a detail ed account of NOUN -- A second count, as of the vote in an election
manipulate
VERB -- 1) to operate using the hands, especially in a skillful way. 2) to control in a secret or unfair way
skeptic
NOUN -- a person who is not easy to convince unless positive proof is offered. ADJ -- Showing doubt or an unwillingness to believe NOUN -- An attitude of doubt or disbelief
anguish
NOUN -- extreme pain of the body or main. VERB to suffer extreme doubts or uncertainties.
abroad
ADV -- away from one's own country
commend
VERB -- 1) to speak of with approval; to praise 2) to put in the care of
commence
VERB -- to start; to began
cordial
ADJ -- sincerely warm and friendly
controversy
NOUN -- a public dispute that arouses strong feeling
controversial
ADJ -- causing controversy
earnest
ADJ -- serious and important; not light and playful
dissent
VERB -- to disagree NOUN the expression of a difference of option
exhilaration
NOUN -- Excitement; a state of elation
exhilarating
ADJ -- exciting stimulating
exhilarate
VERB -- to excite; to cause to feel lively
elicit
VERB -- to draw or to cause