Unit 8: And Your Name Is?

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Terms in this set (13)
hospital
a place where sick or injured people are given care or treatment and where babies are often born.
Image: hospital
hospitable
generous and friendly to guest or visitors.
Image: hospitable
homonym
a word that is spelled and pronounced like another word but is different in meaning
Image: homonym
synonym
a word that has the same or similar meaning as another word in the same language
Image: synonym
antonym
a word with a meaning that is opposite to the meaning of another word
Image: antonym
anonymous
not named or identified; made or done by someone unknown
Image: anonymous
acronym
a name for something that is formed from the first etter of each of the words in the title
Image: acronym
pseudonym
a name a person, such as a writer, uses insted of his or her real name
Image: pseudonym
hostile
Not friendly; having or showing unfriendly feelings; harsh or unpleasant
Image: hostile
hostage
A person who is captured by someone who demands that certain things be done before the captured person is freed
Image: hostage
hosp-
guest
-onym
name
host-
stranger, enemy

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