20 terms

Fifth Grade Tier Two Vocabulary Word List 6

Pertinent (adjective)
relevant or applicable to a particular matter; relevant
Component (noun)
a part or element of a larger whole, especially a part of a machine or vehicle
Component (adjective)
being or serving as an element (in something larger); composing
Criterion (noun)
a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided
Subsequent (adjective)
coming after something in time; following
Benevolent (adjective) (1)
well-meaning and kindly
Benevolent (adjective) (2)
(of an organization) serving a charitable rather than a profit-making purpose
Malign (adjective)
evil in nature or effect; malevolent
Malign (verb)
speak about (someone) in a spitefully critical manner
Coherent (adjective) (1)
(of an argument, theory, or policy) logical and consistent
Coherent (adjective) (2)
united as or forming a whole
Emanate (verb) (1)
originate from; be produced by
Emanate (verb) (2)
give out or emit (something abstract but perceptible)
Impervious (adjective) (1)
Impervious (adjective) (2)
unable to be affected by
Succumb (verb)
fail to resist (pressure, temptation, or some other negative force)
Empirical (adjective)
based on, concerned with, or verifiable by observation or experience rather than theory or pure logic
Entity (noun)
a thing with distinct and independent existence
Compensate (verb) (1)
give (someone) something, typically money, in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury incurred; recompense
Compensate (verb) (2)
make up for something