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12 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
inference
procedure
purpose
narrative
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
the reason for which something is done or created or for whic…
a story or sequence of events
inference
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
procedure
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
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8th English Vocabulary 1
aghast
adulation
condolences
disconsolate
filled with horror or shock
excessive pride or admiration
expression of sympathy
without consolation or comfort; unhappy
aghast
filled with horror or shock
adulation
excessive pride or admiration
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8th English Vocabulary 2
iridescent
pauper
reconciliation
reiterated
showing luminous colors that seem to change when seen from di…
a very poor person
the restoration of friendly relations
say something again or a number of times, typically for empha…
iridescent
showing luminous colors that seem to change when seen from di…
pauper
a very poor person
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8th English Vocabulary 4
eluded
alluded
miscue
exemplified
evade or escape from (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), typically…
suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at
informal word for making a mistake
be a typical example of
eluded
evade or escape from (a danger, enemy, or pursuer), typically…
alluded
suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at
10 terms
8th English Vocabulary 3
adjudication
adage
strays
obstinacy
the action or process of adjudicating. a formal judgment on a…
a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth
move away aimlessly from a group or from the right course or…
the quality or condition of being obstinate; stubbornness
adjudication
the action or process of adjudicating. a formal judgment on a…
adage
a proverb or short statement expressing a general truth
12 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
inference
procedure
purpose
narrative
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
the reason for which something is done or created or for whic…
a story or sequence of events
inference
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
procedure
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
41 terms
8th Grade English Vocab
Obsolete
Obstinate
Obsess
Obliterate
no longer in general use; out of date
stubborn
to think and talk about someone or something in an unhealthy…
to destroy completely
Obsolete
no longer in general use; out of date
Obstinate
stubborn
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Vocabulary Words 8th Grade English
Sandal
Snowbank
Heralding
Sternness
Noun... any of various low shoes or slippers
Noun... a mound of snow, as a snowdrift or snow shoveled from a…
Verb... a person or thing that proclaims or announces
Noun... firm, strict, or uncompromising
Sandal
Noun... any of various low shoes or slippers
Snowbank
Noun... a mound of snow, as a snowdrift or snow shoveled from a…
12 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
inference
procedure
purpose
narrative
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
the reason for which something is done or created or for whic…
a story or sequence of events
inference
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
procedure
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
10 terms
English 8th Jan 3
century
culture
enormous
frigid
a period of 100 years
the way of life, ideas, customs, and traditions of a group of…
very large
very cold
century
a period of 100 years
culture
the way of life, ideas, customs, and traditions of a group of…
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8th grade English vocab definitions
Conspicuous... 1
Declare... 1
Eloquent (eloquence)... 1
Exhibit... 1
easily or plainly seen
to make known; to state openly
skilled at speaking or writing; having the power to move people
to show in public; an item or collection of items in a public…
Conspicuous... 1
easily or plainly seen
Declare... 1
to make known; to state openly
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English 8th Jan 17
community
construct
exhibit
extinct
a group of people who live in the same area
to build or make something
to show something to the public
having died out
community
a group of people who live in the same area
construct
to build or make something
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English 8th Jan 9
ceremony
climate
device
difficulty
actions, words, and often music to mark an important event
the usual weather in an area
a machine that does a particular job
not easy
ceremony
actions, words, and often music to mark an important event
climate
the usual weather in an area
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English 8th December 5
candidate
develop
fossil
improve
someone who is applying for a job or running in an election
to grow or build on something
the remains of a plant or an animal from millions of years ago
to make better
candidate
someone who is applying for a job or running in an election
develop
to grow or build on something
5 terms
8th Grade english sheets
Crave
irrelevant
myriad
urbane
Disire
not related to
countless numbers
polished, civilized
Crave
Disire
irrelevant
not related to
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English 8th November 14
ability
fatal
grace
recall
the power or skill to do something
causing death
a free and unearned gift
to remember
ability
the power or skill to do something
fatal
causing death
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8th English Jan 30
flutter
clutch
dodge
heartbreaking
wave or flap quickly
grab or hold onto very tightly
to move quickly to avoid someone or something
very sad or upsetting
flutter
wave or flap quickly
clutch
grab or hold onto very tightly
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English 8th November 28
achieve
ancient
campaign
celebrate
to do something successfully
very old
the event and activities held to help someone win an election
a joyous ceremony or gathering
achieve
to do something successfully
ancient
very old
18 terms
English 8th
Domesticity (c)-
Epiphany(n)-
Coveted(v)-
Acolyte (n)-
home and family life.
sudden moment of clear understanding or inspiration.
wanted desperately to possess something belonging to another.
follower,apprentice.
Domesticity (c)-
home and family life.
Epiphany(n)-
sudden moment of clear understanding or inspiration.
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English 8th
Aloof
Austere
Bulwark
Cerebral
distant, reserved in manner; unlnvolved
Stern, unadorned
A defensive wall; something serving as a principal defense
Of or relating to the brain; an intellectual person
Aloof
distant, reserved in manner; unlnvolved
Austere
Stern, unadorned
26 terms
8th English
repugnant- adj.
surplus- noun
pertinent- adj.
potent- adj.
Causing a feeling of strong dislike or disgust
an amount that is more than needed
relating to the matter at hand
powerful, effective, or persuasive
repugnant- adj.
Causing a feeling of strong dislike or disgust
surplus- noun
an amount that is more than needed
9 terms
8th Grade English Vocabulary
Renounce
Insolent
Simultaneous
Incredulous
To give up
Boldly rude or disrespectful
Happening at the same time
Disbelieving
Renounce
To give up
Insolent
Boldly rude or disrespectful
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Close Reading Terms 8th English
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Plot
Emotions and connections associated with a word
The dictionary definition of a word
To use figurative language to represent objects, actions and…
used to describe the events that make up a story or the main…
Connotation
Emotions and connections associated with a word
Denotation
The dictionary definition of a word
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8th English
baffle
deface
futile
harbor
frustrate, confound, foil
disfigure, mar, damage
vain, useless, unavailing
protect, secure, shelter
baffle
frustrate, confound, foil
deface
disfigure, mar, damage
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8th DC English Poetry
poetry
rhyme
rhyme scheme
rhythm
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
The repetition of the same sound at the end of several lines…
Pattern of rhymes at the end of lines of poetry
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
poetry
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
rhyme
The repetition of the same sound at the end of several lines…
9 terms
English 8th
Recede
Fettered
Remonstrate
Latent
Go or move back or further away from a previous postition
Restain with chains or manacles , typically aroumd the ankles
Make a forcefully reproachful protest
Existing but not yet developed or manifest hidden or conceal
Recede
Go or move back or further away from a previous postition
Fettered
Restain with chains or manacles , typically aroumd the ankles
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8th English - Lesson 20
eminence
inconsequential
indispensable
indubitably
a position of fame, superiority
lacking importance
required, essential
clearly, without a doubt
eminence
a position of fame, superiority
inconsequential
lacking importance
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8th Grade English Vocabulary
inference
procedure
purpose
narrative
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
the reason for which something is done or created or for whic…
a story or sequence of events
inference
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
procedure
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
10 terms
English - 8th
contribute
immigrate
reaction
relocate
to give or supply for a common purpose
to enter and settle in a new country
a response to something
to move to a new place
contribute
to give or supply for a common purpose
immigrate
to enter and settle in a new country
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8th - English Vocabulary #7
potential
demise
restore
despot
possibility
end
rebuild
someone with all the power
potential
possibility
demise
end
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8th - English Vocabulary #9
adjacent
induce
mortify
foliage
next to: neighboring
to persuade
embarrass
leaves and flowers
adjacent
next to: neighboring
induce
to persuade
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8th - English Vocabulary #11
subsequently
subtle
imprudent
disregard
coming after something; following
difficult to understand or perceive; slight
lacking good judgment
pay no attention to; ignore
subsequently
coming after something; following
subtle
difficult to understand or perceive; slight
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8th - English Vocabulary #8
foray
impotent
malevolent
taciturn
short journey
Powerless
Evil
quiet
foray
short journey
impotent
Powerless
20 terms
8th English Vocabulary Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
(n.) a rich mass or ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(n.) a rich mass or ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
10 terms
8th - English Vocabulary #12
adamant
inevitable
discreet
temerity
determined, unyielding
not able to be avoided
subtle; good at keep secrets; avoid attention
boldness; recklessness
adamant
determined, unyielding
inevitable
not able to be avoided
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8th - English Vocabulary #6
reproach
timid
endure
desolate
to criticize
shy
to deal with despite difficulty
barren; empty
reproach
to criticize
timid
shy
20 terms
8th English Vocabulary Unit 2
antics
avowed
banter
bountiful
.(n. pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
(adj.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease; (n.) talk that is pl…
(adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
antics
.(n. pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
(adj.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
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8th - English Vocabulary #2
dread
lore
superstition
repast
to fear greatly
set of knowledge
a blindly accepted belief or notion; (e.g., four leaf clovers…
a meal; the time in which a meal is eaten
dread
to fear greatly
lore
set of knowledge
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8th - English Vocabulary #13
bland
connive
denote
disillusion
nonirritating; tranquil
To cooperate secretly
to signify something
disappointed, dissatisfied
bland
nonirritating; tranquil
connive
To cooperate secretly
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8th - English Vocabulary #3
ingenuity
elegant
distress
dainty
cleverly inventive or successful
graceful and refined
Great pain, anxiety or sorrow
of delicate beauty
ingenuity
cleverly inventive or successful
elegant
graceful and refined
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8th - English Vocabulary #15
enmity
fervently
nullify
appease
hostility; animosity
exhibiting great intensity or feeling
to make of no use or value; cancel
to relieve; calm; soothe
enmity
hostility; animosity
fervently
exhibiting great intensity or feeling
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8th - English Vocabulary #10
articulate
peril
vague
commence
able to speak and express oneself clearly
danger
unclear
begin
articulate
able to speak and express oneself clearly
peril
danger
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8th - English Vocabulary # 14
assuage
augment
banter
digress
to lessen in severity
to make greater
to talk or exchange remarks in a good- mannered way
to turn aside from the main topic of attention
assuage
to lessen in severity
augment
to make greater
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8th - English Vocabulary # 4
observation
obvious
confer
deflated
a conclusion based upon looking closely
something very apparent
to talk to another about something
acted let down; let air out
observation
a conclusion based upon looking closely
obvious
something very apparent
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8th - English Vocabulary #5
Amiable
Condole
Enthrall
Dubious
Friendly;social
To express sympathy
To captivate or charm
Doubtful
Amiable
Friendly;social
Condole
To express sympathy
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8th grade English
deem
buff
romp
latent
to regard or consider in a detailed way... Syn- Consider
a person that is enthusiastically interested in certain thing…
usually of a child or animal playing rough ... Syn- play, skip
of quality or state existing but not yet developing... Syn- hid…
deem
to regard or consider in a detailed way... Syn- Consider
buff
a person that is enthusiastically interested in certain thing…
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8th - English Vocabulary #21
bizarre
conducive
falter
flaunt
dramatically unusual, as in manner aof appearance; strange
tending to promote or bring about
to act or speak with uncertainty: hesitate
to show off (something)
bizarre
dramatically unusual, as in manner aof appearance; strange
conducive
tending to promote or bring about
English Vocabulary 8th grade
conceive
vex
stifle
crevice
think about something
annoy
smothering something
narrow crack
conceive
think about something
vex
annoy
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8th - English Vocabulary #19
alleviate
benefactor
convert
cynic
to ease
a financial supporter
concealed
someone who believes the worst
alleviate
to ease
benefactor
a financial supporter
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8th - English Vocabulary #20
curtail
devastate
abstain
incentive
to cut short or reduce
to upset deeply; overwhelmed
to hold oneself back from something; refrain
a motivation
curtail
to cut short or reduce
devastate
to upset deeply; overwhelmed
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