20 terms

Superior 9th Grade Tier Two Vocabulary Word List 8


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Agile (adjective)
able to move quickly and easily
Practical (adjective)
of or concerned with the actual doing or use of something rather than with theory and ideas
Practical (adjective)
so nearly the case that it can be regarded as so; virtual
Practice (noun)
the actual application or use of an idea, belief, or method as opposed to theories about such application or use
Practice (noun)
repeated exercise in or performance of an activity or skill so as to acquire or maintain proficiency in it
Practice (verb)
perform (an activity) or exercise (a skill) repeatedly or regularly in order to improve or maintain one's proficiency
Practice (verb)
carry out or perform (a particular activity, method, or custom) habitually or regularly
Monopoly (noun)
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a commodity or service
Fallacy (noun)
a mistaken belief, especially one based on unsound argument
Martyr (noun)
a person who is killed because of their religious or other beliefs
Martyr (verb)
kill (someone) because of their beliefs
Grift (verb)
engage in petty swindling
Grift (noun)
a petty swindle
Devote (verb)
give all or a large part of one's time or resources to (a person, activity, or cause)
Devolve (verb)
transfer or delegate (power) to a lower level, especially from central government to local or regional administration
Diverse (adjective)
showing a great deal of variety; very different
Equity (noun)
the quality of being fair and impartial
Equity (noun)
the value of the shares issued by a company
Phenomenon (noun)
a fact or situation that is observed to exist or happen, especially one whose cause or explanation is in question
Disjoint (verb)
disturb the cohesion or organization of