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English 8 Vocabulary 3
aloof
barbaric
bough
bound for
distant
crude and uncivilized
branch
headed for
aloof
distant
barbaric
crude and uncivilized
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English 8 Vocabulary #1
diplomat
aspiration
salutation
foreword
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
n. a gesture of greeting; the opening greeting in a letter
n. a book's introduction; a preface
diplomat
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
aspiration
n. great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal o…
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English 8 Vocabulary #2
dispense
tumult
imperative
negligent
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
(adj) absolutely necessary; urgent; commanding... (n) command
(adj) guilty of neglect; failing to show proper care or caution
dispense
(v) to distribute or administer; to do without; to do away wi…
tumult
(n) a violent or noisy commotion of a crowd; a disorderly dis…
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English 8 Vocabulary 2
accord
accurate
agent
clarity
agreement
exact
representative
clearness
accord
agreement
accurate
exact
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English 11: Vocabulary #8
abstain (verb)
haughty (adj.)
tenacious (adj.)
acquiesce (verb)
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
arrogantly superior
not letting go of or giving up on something one holds dear
accept something reluctantly, but without protest
abstain (verb)
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
haughty (adj.)
arrogantly superior
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English 8 Vocabulary 1, English 8 Vocabulary 3, English 8 Vocabulary 2
associate
bankrupt
devoted
diverse
connect OR a person with whom one is connected
ruined financially
dedicated
different
associate
connect OR a person with whom one is connected
bankrupt
ruined financially
English 8 Vocabulary
Bias
Media
Pell-Mell
Juxtapose
(Noun) tendency of believing certain people, ideas, etc. over…
(Noun) Main method of mass communication regarded by everyone
(Adverb) In disorderly, reckless haste.
(Verb) To place together or side by side in close comparison
Bias
(Noun) tendency of believing certain people, ideas, etc. over…
Media
(Noun) Main method of mass communication regarded by everyone
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English 9 Vocabulary 8
attribute
humanitarian
irony
infest
1. (v.) to credit, assign (He attributes all of his success t…
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
(n.) a contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and wha…
(v.) to overrun in a way that causes harm or annoyance
attribute
1. (v.) to credit, assign (He attributes all of his success t…
humanitarian
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
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English 8 Vocabulary 13
baffled
catastrophe
clad
conspicuous
puzzled; frustrated; perplexed; confused
huge and sudden disaster
clothed; dressed
Easy to notice; obvious; standing out
baffled
puzzled; frustrated; perplexed; confused
catastrophe
huge and sudden disaster
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English 8 Vocabulary 8: Kindness
altruism (noun)
amicable (adjective)
benefactor (noun)
benign (adjective)
Unselfish concern and actions for the welfare of others
Friendly; showing goodwill
A person who gives financial or other aid
Kind and gentle; Harmless; not dangerous to health
altruism (noun)
Unselfish concern and actions for the welfare of others
amicable (adjective)
Friendly; showing goodwill
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Unit 5 Vocabulary English 8
uni, mon, mono
bi, du, di
tri-
quad, quart, tetro
one
two
three
four
uni, mon, mono
one
bi, du, di
two
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8th - English Vocabulary #8
foray
impotent
malevolent
taciturn
short journey
Powerless
Evil
quiet
foray
short journey
impotent
Powerless
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English 8, Vocabulary 5
application
artery
consumed
contend with
putting on
blood vessel
used
struggle against
application
putting on
artery
blood vessel
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English lll - Vocabulary 8
External
Prevention
Organs
Radiation
adj. Located outside the body
N. Taking steps to keep something from happening or getting w…
N. Tissues are organized into:, group of tissues that work to…
N. Waves of light or heat energy that is given off by the sun…
External
adj. Located outside the body
Prevention
N. Taking steps to keep something from happening or getting w…
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English 8 Vocabulary 13
belated
belligerent
bounteous
contemptuous
late
quarrelsome (likes to fight or argue)
more than sufficient (enough)
scornful (negative in a stuck up kind of way)
belated
late
belligerent
quarrelsome (likes to fight or argue)
English 8 Week 2 Vocabulary
Slipshod
Nefarious
Precursor
Impregnable
characterized by a lack of care, thought, or organization
Extremely wicked
One that precedes and indicates or announces another
Impossible to capture or attack
Slipshod
characterized by a lack of care, thought, or organization
Nefarious
Extremely wicked
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Vocabulary #8 English 9
ostracize
plethora
prerogative
divulge
leave out, exclude
too much, excess, overabundance
choice, option
to tell, reveal; to make public
ostracize
leave out, exclude
plethora
too much, excess, overabundance
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English 8 Vocabulary 3
adventurous
efficient
posture
ancient
willing to try new or difficult things, or exciting and often…
being effective without wasting time or effort or expense
the way one holds one's body; a pose or position
prehistoric, antique, old
adventurous
willing to try new or difficult things, or exciting and often…
efficient
being effective without wasting time or effort or expense
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English 8 "The Landlady" Vocabulary
facades (n.)
congenial (adj.)
conjured (v.)
rapacious (adj.)
fronts of buildings
agreeable; pleasant
called to mind
greedy
facades (n.)
fronts of buildings
congenial (adj.)
agreeable; pleasant
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English 8 "The Raven" Vocabulary
quaff
relevancy
beguiling
surcease
to drink deeply
having relevance; something that is relevant or related to th…
to trick or deceive (someone); to attract or interest someone…
to desist from action; to put an end to
quaff
to drink deeply
relevancy
having relevance; something that is relevant or related to th…
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Vocabulary - English 8
fairy
tale
cruel
appear
/ˈfɛːri/ (n) A small imaginary being of human form that has m…
/teɪl/ (n) A fictitious or true narrative or story, especiall…
/krʊəl/ (adj) Wilfully causing pain or suffering to others, o…
/əˈpɪə/ (v) Come into sight; become visible or noticeable, es…
fairy
/ˈfɛːri/ (n) A small imaginary being of human form that has m…
tale
/teɪl/ (n) A fictitious or true narrative or story, especiall…
Vocabulary #8 (English 2)
micro-
semi- [hemi-]
poly-
omni-
small
half
many
all
micro-
small
semi- [hemi-]
half
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English 8 Vocabulary #4
confederation
discord
foresight
isolation
(n) a group, usually of nations or states, united in some sha…
(n) lack of harmony; angry disagreement; clashing sounds
(n) the act or capacity of foreseeing, looking forward; menta…
(n) separation from others
confederation
(n) a group, usually of nations or states, united in some sha…
discord
(n) lack of harmony; angry disagreement; clashing sounds
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English 8 Vocabulary 1
tremendous
doesn't
collapse
because
enormous
contraction of does not
to fall down
for the reason that
tremendous
enormous
doesn't
contraction of does not
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English 8 Vocabulary #3
articulate
detach
distraction
inclination
(v) to speak clearly and distinctly; to express in words (adj…
(v) to unfasten; to disconnect
(n) something that draws the attention away; an amusement; th…
(n) a tendency; a personal preference or liking; a slant or s…
articulate
(v) to speak clearly and distinctly; to express in words (adj…
detach
(v) to unfasten; to disconnect
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English 12-Vocabulary #8
audacity
deviation
yearn
unsummoned
boldness; recklessness; rashness
change or variance from the norm or standard
to long for; to feel tenderness or compassion for; to desire…
not asked to appear; not called for; uninvoked
audacity
boldness; recklessness; rashness
deviation
change or variance from the norm or standard
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English 8 Vocabulary
debris
companion
despair
scoff
the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
a friend who is frequently in the company of another
talk in a monotonous voice
laugh at with contempt and derision
debris
the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
companion
a friend who is frequently in the company of another
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English 8 Vocabulary 6
multi-
semi-
demi-
sol-
many
half
half
alone
multi-
many
semi-
half
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7/8 English Vocabulary
accent
articulate
dialect
diction
a style of pronunciation typical of people from a certain reg…
skilled in expressing oneself clearly and effectively; to exp…
a unique form of language, spoken by people from a country, r…
clearness of speech or pronunciation
accent
a style of pronunciation typical of people from a certain reg…
articulate
skilled in expressing oneself clearly and effectively; to exp…
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English Vocabulary 8
antagonize
ante up
antecedent
antedate
...
...
...
...
antagonize
...
ante up
...
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English 8 Vocabulary Set 1
per (root)
fer/tuli (root)
tendo (root)
perennial (adj)
through
carry, bring, to bear
to stretch
lasting for a long time; indefinitely
per (root)
through
fer/tuli (root)
carry, bring, to bear
English 8 Key Vocabulary
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SU…
A FORCE WORKING AGAINST THE PROTAGONIS…
THE REASON FOR CREATING A PARTICULAR P…
A PERSON, ANIMAL, OR IMAGINARY CREATUR…
ALLITERATION
ANTAGONIST
AUTHOR'S PURPOSE
CHARACTER
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SU…
ALLITERATION
A FORCE WORKING AGAINST THE PROTAGONIS…
ANTAGONIST
English Vocabulary #8
illustrious
myriad
justify
explicable
Def: well known for pass achievements... syn: distinguished, em…
def: (many) countless or extremely great numbers... syn: Multit…
def: to show or prove, to be right or reasonable... syn: ration…
def: able to be explained and/or understood... syn: comprehensi…
illustrious
Def: well known for pass achievements... syn: distinguished, em…
myriad
def: (many) countless or extremely great numbers... syn: Multit…
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English 8 Vocabulary Set 2
ex (root)
pono, ponere, posui, positum (root)
excerpt (noun)
exonerate (v)
former, from, out
to place; to put
a passage from a book, play, piece of music, etc.
to free from blame; to clear; to acquit
ex (root)
former, from, out
pono, ponere, posui, positum (root)
to place; to put
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English 8 Vocabulary
Fiscal
Exotic
Encrusted
Inedible
Relating to financial or money matters in general
Of foreign origin or character; not native; born from another…
To cover or overlay with a crust or hard coating
Unfit to be eaten
Fiscal
Relating to financial or money matters in general
Exotic
Of foreign origin or character; not native; born from another…
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English IV Vocabulary 8
facetious
factious
fallacy
fallible
(adj) speech that is meant to be funny but that is usually re…
(adj) divisive, contentious, quarrelsome; causing disunity or…
(n) error in reasoning that renders an argument invalid
(adj) capable of making mistakes
facetious
(adj) speech that is meant to be funny but that is usually re…
factious
(adj) divisive, contentious, quarrelsome; causing disunity or…
Vocabulary #8 (English 3)
micro-
semi [hemi-]
poly
omni
small
half
many
all
micro-
small
semi [hemi-]
half
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English 8 Vocabulary Set 3
co, col, com, cor, con (root)
coherent (adj)
coincide (v)
impertinent (adj)
with, together with
showing an orderly relation of parts
occur at or during the same time
not showing proper respect; rude
co, col, com, cor, con (root)
with, together with
coherent (adj)
showing an orderly relation of parts
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English 8 Key Vocabulary
ALLITERATION
ANTAGONIST
AUTHOR'S PURPOSE
CHARACTER
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SUCH AS "PETER PIPPER PIC…
A FORCE WORKING AGAINST THE PROTAGONIST OR MAIN CHARACTER. AN…
THE REASON FOR CREATING A PARTICULAR PIECE OF WORK. THE PURPO…
A PERSON, ANIMAL, OR IMAGINARY CREATURE IN A LITERARY WORK. T…
ALLITERATION
THE REPETITION OF CONSONANT SOUNDS, SUCH AS "PETER PIPPER PIC…
ANTAGONIST
A FORCE WORKING AGAINST THE PROTAGONIST OR MAIN CHARACTER. AN…
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English 9 Honors--Vocabulary 8
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(n.) a small room or compartment
(n.) work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
candid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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English 8 Vocabulary 1
associate
bankrupt
devoted
diverse
connect OR a person with whom one is connected
ruined financially
dedicated
different
associate
connect OR a person with whom one is connected
bankrupt
ruined financially
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English 8 Vocabulary Set 4
ab (root)
cerno
frail, fract, frag (r00t)
aberration (noun)
away from
sure, to decide, to separate
to break
a departure from what is normal
ab (root)
away from
cerno
sure, to decide, to separate
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English 7 Week 8 Vocabulary
altogether
all together
brake
break
(adverb) entirely or completely. Ex: It is ________ too cold…
(adjective) in the same place EX: We decided to stay ________…
(noun) a device to stop a machine EX: I used the emergency___…
(verb) to fracture or shatter EX: I tried hard not to _______…
altogether
(adverb) entirely or completely. Ex: It is ________ too cold…
all together
(adjective) in the same place EX: We decided to stay ________…
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Year 8 English Vocabulary
Indigenity
Assimilation
Contemporary
Reconciliation
treatment or circumstances that cause one to feel shame or to…
The process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
belonging to or occurring in the present.
The action of making one view or belief compatible with anoth…
Indigenity
treatment or circumstances that cause one to feel shame or to…
Assimilation
The process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
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English 8 Vocabulary Set 4
ab (root)
cerno
frail, fract, frag (r00t)
aberration (noun)
away from
sure, to decide, to separate
to break
a departure from what is normal
ab (root)
away from
cerno
sure, to decide, to separate
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Vocabulary for Achievement, Lesson 8 - English 8
altruism
amicable
benefactor
benign
unselfish concern and actions for the welfare of others
friendly; showing goodwill
a person who gives financial or other aid
kind and gentle; harmless; not dangerous to health
altruism
unselfish concern and actions for the welfare of others
amicable
friendly; showing goodwill
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Vocabulary List 8- English One
Irony
Attribute
Infest
Bizarre
a way of implying (often sarcastically) the opposite of what…
to think of as belonging to or coming from a particular perso…
to spread or swarm in or over; to live in or on as a parasite
odd; fantastic; grotesque; unusual
Irony
a way of implying (often sarcastically) the opposite of what…
Attribute
to think of as belonging to or coming from a particular perso…
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English 11 Vocabulary 8
conceived
proposition
consecrate
detract
(v.) began; formed
(n.) a point that is being discussed or tested.
(v.) to set apart as sacred
(v.) to take away from
conceived
(v.) began; formed
proposition
(n.) a point that is being discussed or tested.
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English 3 Vocabulary 8
Heresy
Prudent
Ostensible
Fervid
Any belief that is strongly opposed to established beliefs... Fa…
Careful; cautious; sensible... Wise
adj. outwardly appearing as such... Insincere... apparent; professe…
extremely emotional; passionate... intensely emotional; feverish…
Heresy
Any belief that is strongly opposed to established beliefs... Fa…
Prudent
Careful; cautious; sensible... Wise
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Grade 8- English vocabulary
Puerile
Intersect
Dreary
Pretentious
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
to meet and cross at one or more points
causing unhappiness or sad feelings
making an exaggerated outward show;
Puerile
Childish, shows a lack of seriousness
Intersect
to meet and cross at one or more points
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