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15 terms
English 23
inchoate
analogous
redan
traversed
(adj.) unformed or formless, in a beginning stage (The countr…
(adj.) similar to, so that an analogy can be drawn (Though th…
projection
moved over, across, or through
inchoate
(adj.) unformed or formless, in a beginning stage (The countr…
analogous
(adj.) similar to, so that an analogy can be drawn (Though th…
12 terms
English 23
Nullify
Nurture
Oburdate
Objurgate
Remove or cancel all value or force... Verb
To provide care and support... Verb
Stubborn; unyielding... Adj
Scold; Castigate... Verb
Nullify
Remove or cancel all value or force... Verb
Nurture
To provide care and support... Verb
12 terms
English 23
nullify
nurture
obdurate
objurgate
verb- remove or cancel all value or force; negate
verb- provide care and support; nourish; train or educate
adj- stubborn; unyielding
verb- scold; castigate; denounce
nullify
verb- remove or cancel all value or force; negate
nurture
verb- provide care and support; nourish; train or educate
10 terms
English 23
你哪儿不对劲
你是个胆小鬼
好天气,是吗
他在筹集资金
What's wrong with you
You are a chicken
A lovely day, isn't it
He is collecting money
你哪儿不对劲
What's wrong with you
你是个胆小鬼
You are a chicken
English #23
Disparage
Laudable
Fiasco
Masticate
V. Belittle/ show little worth dispearage
Adj. Deserving praise lahdabull
N. A complete failure/ frenzy/ out of control
V. To chew
Disparage
V. Belittle/ show little worth dispearage
Laudable
Adj. Deserving praise lahdabull
20 terms
Wheelock 23 English Derivatives
duke
equestrian
hastate
insular
British nobleman of highest hereditary title outside royal fa…
of or relating to horseback riding; a rider... equus, equi m.
having shape of spear ... hasta, hastae f.
pertaining to an island; dwelling on an island... insula, insul…
duke
British nobleman of highest hereditary title outside royal fa…
equestrian
of or relating to horseback riding; a rider... equus, equi m.
22 terms
English 23
Allege
Arrant
Badinage
Conciliate
To say something with out proof
To complete or shamelessly abvious
Joking or playful
To win someone over
Allege
To say something with out proof
Arrant
To complete or shamelessly abvious
English 8 Jan 23
squirm
likely
unfinished
frantic
wiggle or twist your body from side to side
something that will probably happen
something that is not completed or finished
wildly excited with fear or worry
squirm
wiggle or twist your body from side to side
likely
something that will probably happen
10 terms
English 23
Opulent
Overt
Painstaking
Pariah
Wealthy; abundant
Not hidden: open
Very careful; diligent
Outcast
Opulent
Wealthy; abundant
Overt
Not hidden: open
10 terms
English 10 (List 23)
Evacuation
Assembly
Maintenance
Confession
withdrawing troops or civilians
a gathering of people or workers in an area
upkeep
acknowledging and telling one's sins to another person
Evacuation
withdrawing troops or civilians
Assembly
a gathering of people or workers in an area
English 1 Vocab 23
sci
intra__
trans/tran
hyper__
know (aware/knowledge)
within (inside)
across (through/beyond/over/pass/change)
over/excessive (too much/beyond)
sci
know (aware/knowledge)
intra__
within (inside)
English 23
Characterize, or describe, the readine…
Why does he say he went to the woods i…
How does he say our life is "frittered…
What is his attitude toward the US Pos…
unfinished for winter, just a defense against the rain. Walls…
because he went to live deliberately
by detail
He thinks it is useless
Characterize, or describe, the readine…
unfinished for winter, just a defense against the rain. Walls…
Why does he say he went to the woods i…
because he went to live deliberately
8 terms
ch. 23 lrc english 6
detail
glare
humor
notice
part
give an angry look
something funny
see/pay attention to
detail
part
glare
give an angry look
10 terms
English 23
Acrimonious
Abridge
Alacrity
Abstain
biting; harsh ; caustic
to shorten; to reduce
promptness; speed
to refrain; to hold back
Acrimonious
biting; harsh ; caustic
Abridge
to shorten; to reduce
10 terms
23. English
From all walks of life
Supremacist
Cranky
Uphold
From all domains of life
Racist
Ill-humored (mrzovoljan)
Support, back
From all walks of life
From all domains of life
Supremacist
Racist
English 23
Abut
Attire
Avail
Crony
Border on
Clothes
Purpose
Very close friend
Abut
Border on
Attire
Clothes
10 terms
English 23
abjure
acrid
august
callous
to renounce
harsh in taste or oder
majestic
emotionally hardened
abjure
to renounce
acrid
harsh in taste or oder
10 terms
English 23
Meander
Parochial
Presumption
Quagmire
Wander
Church related
Assumption
Complex
Meander
Wander
Parochial
Church related
10 terms
English 23
superfluous
irascrible
volatile
bard
useless
bitter, Unhappy
Likely to change suddenly
poet
superfluous
useless
irascrible
bitter, Unhappy
English 23
Ante, ant
Bi
Clin, cliv
Err
Before... Antiquated... Adj.... Old-fashioned or outdated.
Two ... Bilateral... Adj.... Having or relating to two sides
Slope... Proclivity... Noun... A tendency to choose or do something re…
Wander... Erratic... Adj.... Not even or regular in movement
Ante, ant
Before... Antiquated... Adj.... Old-fashioned or outdated.
Bi
Two ... Bilateral... Adj.... Having or relating to two sides
English 23
Gist
Falter
Hamper
Frenzy
The main point
To act or speakwith uncertiny
To limit or interfer
A wild outburst
Gist
The main point
Falter
To act or speakwith uncertiny
12 terms
english 23
abyss
fluke
plausible
itinerary
a bottomless pit; something immeasurably deep
luck; chance
appearing reasonable or possible
a detailed plan for a journey
abyss
a bottomless pit; something immeasurably deep
fluke
luck; chance
English 23
Analogy
Annihilate
Criterion
Emanate
Comparison
To wipe out
A standard
To come out
Analogy
Comparison
Annihilate
To wipe out
5 terms
English 23
pacify
ruse
pugnacious
stratagem
( adj.) to clam someone down, to soothe.
( noun) a crafty often underhanded trick
( adj.) combative, enthusiastic to fight
( noun) a clever trick used to deceive or outwit
pacify
( adj.) to clam someone down, to soothe.
ruse
( noun) a crafty often underhanded trick
english 23
arbitrary
coincidental
contrive
deliberation
based on random choice
accidental circumstances that seem as they have been planned
to plan cleverly
careful thought in decision-making
arbitrary
based on random choice
coincidental
accidental circumstances that seem as they have been planned
English 23
Extenuating
Opulent
Superfluous
Suppress
Outside in addition to
Wealthy
Extra unnecessary
Subdue end
Extenuating
Outside in addition to
Opulent
Wealthy
English 23
Caesura
Diction
Synecdoche
Refrain
A pause near the middle of a line
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Repeated part of a poem, usually for emphasis
Caesura
A pause near the middle of a line
Diction
the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
10 terms
English 23
applicable
ideology
immaterial
inconvenient
Capable of being applied; relevant, suitable ... S: capable... A: n…
A comprehensive set of beliefs about the nature of people and…
Not consisting of matter
Interfering with comfort or progress.
applicable
Capable of being applied; relevant, suitable ... S: capable... A: n…
ideology
A comprehensive set of beliefs about the nature of people and…
English 23
Bandy
Bathos
Behemoth
Belie
To toss back and forth
Overdone pathos
Huge
Runs counter to
Bandy
To toss back and forth
Bathos
Overdone pathos
10 terms
english 23
shirk
simultaneously
snare
species
to avoid or get out of doing work
occuring at the same time
A trap
A group of similar organisms
shirk
to avoid or get out of doing work
simultaneously
occuring at the same time
English 23
Infinitesimal
Infraction
Ingenious
Ingrate
Small
Violation of a rule or breach
Clever , resourceful
A person not thankful or appreciative
Infinitesimal
Small
Infraction
Violation of a rule or breach
10 terms
English 23
abstract
attract
contract
distract
pulled away from direct relation to anything; impersonal as i…
to pull into something; to pull into oneself
to pull together to make smaller in size or bulk; to pull inw…
to pull a person's attention in another direction
abstract
pulled away from direct relation to anything; impersonal as i…
attract
to pull into something; to pull into oneself
english 23
pensive
domicile
artifact
amulet
deeply thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness
Home
item made by human craft
ornament worn as a charm against evil spirits
pensive
deeply thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness
domicile
Home
20 terms
english 23
Descent
Effect
Baron
Duel
A downward motion
result to result,accomplish, or produce
Person of upper class; a titled aristocrat
Two-person fight or contest
Descent
A downward motion
Effect
result to result,accomplish, or produce
15 terms
English 23
exculpate
automous
extrapolation
innocuous
Free from blame
self-sufficient
projection
Harmless
exculpate
Free from blame
automous
self-sufficient
English 23
Appropriate
Arbitrary
Arcane
Ardor
Super or proper in the circumstances; devote money to special…
Based on random choice or whim, rather than any reason or sys…
Mysterious or secret; understood by few
Enthusiasm or passion
Appropriate
Super or proper in the circumstances; devote money to special…
Arbitrary
Based on random choice or whim, rather than any reason or sys…
10 terms
English 23
Acrid
Callous
Elated
Indulgent
Harsh, bitter
Emotionaly hatden
In high spirits
Yeild my to the wishes
Acrid
Harsh, bitter
Callous
Emotionaly hatden
12 terms
English 23
panoply
cabal
cogent
hackneyed
a full set of armor
a number of persons secretly united for effecting by intrigue…
appealing strongly to the reason or conscience; lucid, well a…
common and overused
panoply
a full set of armor
cabal
a number of persons secretly united for effecting by intrigue…
19 terms
English 23
Pensive
Domicile
Artifact
Amulet
Deeply thoughtful; thoughtfully sad
Home
Item made by human craft
Ornament worn as a charm against evil spirits
Pensive
Deeply thoughtful; thoughtfully sad
Domicile
Home
20 terms
English 23
Bane
Salutary
Panacea
Inimical
Cause of death
Improvement; Remedial
Remedy for all
Unfriendly
Bane
Cause of death
Salutary
Improvement; Remedial
10 terms
English 23
Insouciant adj
Intervene v
Inveigle v
Irascible adj
Calm and carefree; my life is insouciant
To come between, i intervened the fight
To tempt or persuade, my mom inveigled the salesman
Easily angered. The teacher is irascible
Insouciant adj
Calm and carefree; my life is insouciant
Intervene v
To come between, i intervened the fight
English 23
Appall
Asunder
Expire
Incarcerate
to fill or overcome with horror, consternation, or fear; dism…
into separate parts; in or into pieces
to come to an end; terminate, as a contract, guarantee, or of…
to imprison; confine.
Appall
to fill or overcome with horror, consternation, or fear; dism…
Asunder
into separate parts; in or into pieces
English 23
Par
Par, peer
Part
Pass, pan
Prepare- prepare
Equal- peer
Share- part
Spread, step- passage
Par
Prepare- prepare
Par, peer
Equal- peer
9 terms
English Vocab List # 23
non
ate
chron
nonsensical
not
cause, make
time
foolish, senseless, fatuous, or absurd
non
not
ate
cause, make
10 terms
English 23
Arbitrary
Coincidental
Contrive
Deliberation
Based on whim or impulse rather than reason or law
Occurring as a combination of circumstances that, although ac…
To plot, plan, or scheme
Careful thought in decision making or action
Arbitrary
Based on whim or impulse rather than reason or law
Coincidental
Occurring as a combination of circumstances that, although ac…
10 terms
English 23
Anxiety
Arrogant
Bereft
Enterprise
worry, concern, solicitude
proud, haughty, overbearing
deprived, robbed
project, venture, undertaking
Anxiety
worry, concern, solicitude
Arrogant
proud, haughty, overbearing
20 terms
English 23
Placid
Potent
Pretext
Protrude
Relaxed
Deadly
Hidden meaning
Stick out
Placid
Relaxed
Potent
Deadly
23 terms
english 23
abstract
acronym
argot
articulate
considered apart from material or specific instances ... peasant…
word formed from the first letter of other words... the country…
language peculiar to a group or class... the argot used by the u…
capable of speech... the articulate presenter stressed the benef…
abstract
considered apart from material or specific instances ... peasant…
acronym
word formed from the first letter of other words... the country…
English 23
Appreciable
Concerted
Irreverent
Subversive
Measured
Planned
Disrespectful
Attend to undermined
Appreciable
Measured
Concerted
Planned
10 terms
English 23
bizarre
conducive
falter
flaunt
odd
favorable
to hesitate
to exhibit
bizarre
odd
conducive
favorable
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