Honors English 9 Vocab 2
Terms in this set (12)
the quality of being full, large, or extensive.
synonyms: size, extent, scope
ex: the height of a wave
the quality of being brief, things that don''t take a long time
synonyms: shortness, conciseness
a logical conclusion on the basis of evidence
synonyms: interference, taking away
most importantly, at the core of a situation.
synonyms: ultimately, necessarily, originally, primarily, principally
bring into being, give rise to, be the cause of.
synonyms: make, cause, produce, originate
most effective, most favorable, best conditions for achieving a desired end.
the length from the center of a circle to its outer edge.
synonyms: length, range
highest in rank, power, or excellence.
synonyms: highest, first, best, top, topmost, foremost, ultimate
having to do with the details of how something is done. any skill; hitting a baseball, performing a chemistry experiment
synonyms: detailed, precise, exact
speed in a given direction
synonyms: rapidity, swiftness, quickness
someone who is extremely skilled at a certain art or activity
synonyms: expert, wizard
the space within a container, the amount it can hold. Measures the size in three dimensions.
synonyms: captivity, amount
loudness of a sound
synonyms: noisiness, intensity.