10 terms

Language Arts/English Vocab Section 3 part 1

Beside the word is how to pronounce it. i hope that helps better pronouncing these :)
Abridge (a-BRIJ')
condense or shorten a story, long poem or any other piece of writing.
Adherent (ad-HER'-ant)
a follower, supporter; attached, sticking to such as a basketball team like Duke has Adherents (And i'm one of them).
Altercation (ol-TER-KA'-shen)
An irate argument (my original definition).
Cherubic (share-RÜ'-bik)
resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautiful, round, or chubby face; sweet and innocent. commonly seen on certain church and/or religious cathedral ornate, stain-glass windows.
Condone (con-DŌN')
to overlook such as Iraq is refusing to condone the making of their nuclear weapon they are still making.
Dissent (DI-sent')
To disagree with ideas, topic, etc. Commonly in some irate and non-irate political arguments.
Eminent (em-UH-nuhnt)
famous, outstanding, distinguished also eminence is very hard to obtain and can be at sometimes, very easy to lose.
Exorcise (ek'-sōr-SIZ)
to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, menacing, or oppressive, this word is commonly confused with the other word thats spelled E-X-O-R-C-I-S-E, which means a method losing weight.
Fabricate (fab'-REH-kāt)
to make, manufacture, which is how fabrication factories in the mid industrial revolution age got their name.
Irate (ahy-RAT) or (I-rāt)
Angry, Furated, enraged, this is a common in spanish bullfight competition bulls (that in which are the term for these spanish bullfighters is lidiador).