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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
verb... 1. To engage in a quarrel, a str…
verb... To postpone; to delay.... To yield…
adj. ... Tending to delay or to postpone.
noun... Exciting feelings of pride, triu…
contend
defer
dilatory
elation
verb... 1. To engage in a quarrel, a str…
contend
verb... To postpone; to delay.... To yield…
defer
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
diction
peer
stress
dialect
clearness of speech
an equal in age or position
pressure or strain
a regional form of a language
diction
clearness of speech
peer
an equal in age or position
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
adj. 1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2…
adj. 1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
adj. Short and to the point.
v. To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation…
avid
adj. 1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2…
brusque
adj. 1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
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8th Grade Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. 2. Eage…
1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
1. Short and to the point
1. To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation…
avid
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. 2. Eage…
brusque
1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
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Vocabulary Lesson 1 (8th Grade)
sycophant (n)
pernicious (adj)
ubiquitous (adj)
non sequitur (n)
someone who uses flattery to try to get what he/she wants fro…
intending to cause harm
appearing everywhere
a statement that does not logically follow a conversation's f…
sycophant (n)
someone who uses flattery to try to get what he/she wants fro…
pernicious (adj)
intending to cause harm
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
Something that is one of two possible choices.
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
To break up or scatter.
To release (someone) from something that applies to others.
alternative
Something that is one of two possible choices.
appease
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
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Lesson 1-8th Grade
ambidextrous
aboriginal
animated
abominable
able to use both hands with equal ease
native; existing in a place from earliest known times
to give the appearance of being alive; lively; vivacious
disgusting; extremely unpleasant
ambidextrous
able to use both hands with equal ease
aboriginal
native; existing in a place from earliest known times
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8th Grade Vocabulary - Lesson 1
avid
avid
brusque
concise
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
adj. eager; enthusiastic
adj. abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
adj. short and to the point
avid
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
avid
adj. eager; enthusiastic
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8th grade spelling and vocabulary lesson 1
Disperse
Induce
Lackluster
nocturnal
To break up and scatter
To lead to something
without brightness or liveliness
happening at night
Disperse
To break up and scatter
Induce
To lead to something
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8th Grade Lesson 1 Vocabulary
Conceal
Dash
Drawback
Imp
to hide
to throw violently
disadvantage, inconvenience
A small demon
Conceal
to hide
Dash
to throw violently
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8th Grade Lesson 1
ad-
gress
tract
dict
to, toward, add to
step
pull, draw
say, speak, tell
ad-
to, toward, add to
gress
step
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8th grade Lesson 1 Vocabulary
avid (adjective)
brusque (adjective)
brusqueness (noun)
concise (adjective)
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... eager; en…
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
the quality or state of being brusque or abrupt
short and to the point
avid (adjective)
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... eager; en…
brusque (adjective)
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
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8th Vocabulary lesson 1
strait
adjacent
nomadic
probable
a narrow waterway that connects two larger bodies of water
next to; near
wandering; having no fixed home
likely; believable
strait
a narrow waterway that connects two larger bodies of water
adjacent
next to; near
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8th grade Lesson 1 vocabulary
perish
woe
tranquility
lurch
to die
grievous distress, affliction, or trouble
quality or state of being calm; quiet
a sudden tip or roll to one side
perish
to die
woe
grievous distress, affliction, or trouble
Vocabulary Lesson 1 8th Grade
aberration
bequeath
capitulate
debilitate
a deviation from what is normal or proper
to leave to another by will after one's death; to hand down
to surrender
to make feeble; weaken
aberration
a deviation from what is normal or proper
bequeath
to leave to another by will after one's death; to hand down
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Vocabulary Lesson 1 (8th Grade)
cred
accredit
credentials
credible
Latin root that means "believe"
believe to have authority
documents confirming that stated facts are believable, such a…
believable, trustworthy, dependable, and reliable
cred
Latin root that means "believe"
accredit
believe to have authority
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Vocabulary Lesson 1 (8th)
accent
articulate
dialect
diction
(a) a style of pronunciation typical of people from a certain…
(a) skilled in expressing oneself clearly and effectively (b)…
a unique form of a language, spoken by people from a country,…
clearness of speech or pronunciation
accent
(a) a style of pronunciation typical of people from a certain…
articulate
(a) skilled in expressing oneself clearly and effectively (b)…
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8th Grade Lesson 1
la abuela
la familia
los padres
la prima
grandmother
family
parents
cousin(female)
la abuela
grandmother
la familia
family
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8th Grade Lesson1
上学
放学
上课
下课
Shàng Xué (To go to school)
fàng xué (finish school of the day)
shàng kè (to attend class/begin class)
xiàkè (to get out of class; to finish class)
上学
Shàng Xué (To go to school)
放学
fàng xué (finish school of the day)
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
philistine
allegory
sundry
versatile
A crude, ignorant, uneducated person with no understanding of…
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
1. Several, more than a few... 2. Various, miscellaneous, divers…
Able to perform several unrelated tasks: capable of several f…
philistine
A crude, ignorant, uneducated person with no understanding of…
allegory
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
avarice
chronological
embellish
excruciating
too great a desire for money or possessions
arranged in the order in which events happened
1. to make more attractive by adding details, sometimes ficti…
causing extreme suffering; very painful
avarice
too great a desire for money or possessions
chronological
arranged in the order in which events happened
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8th grade Vocabulary roots - Lesson 1
mal
post
port
dict
bad
after
carry
say/speak
mal
bad
post
after
8th Grade Spell/Vocab Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Short and to the point.
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
abstinence
ambulatory
diatribe
didactic
the practice of abstaining; doing without
able to walk; up and about
a bitter and abusive criticism
intended to instruct, guide, or teach
abstinence
the practice of abstaining; doing without
ambulatory
able to walk; up and about
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8th Grade Lesson 1
perish
woe
tranquillity
lurch
(v) to die; to be killed or destroyed
(n) great sorrow or distress
(n) calmness; peace
(v) to move forward or to one side suddenly and unexpectedly
perish
(v) to die; to be killed or destroyed
woe
(n) great sorrow or distress
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8th grade words lesson 1
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
something that is one of two possible choices... or offering ano…
to make more peaceful
to break up and scatter
-free form some requirement that is applied to others... -to rel…
alternative
something that is one of two possible choices... or offering ano…
appease
to make more peaceful
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
Something that is one of two possible choices.
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
To break up or scatter.
To release (someone) from something that applies to others.
alternative
Something that is one of two possible choices.
appease
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
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8th Vocabulary Lesson 1
diplomat
aspiration
salutation
foreward
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
n.a great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal…
n. a gesture of greeting; the opening greeting in a letter
n.the books introduction; a preface
diplomat
n. a government representative; a person skillful in dealing…
aspiration
n.a great ambition; a breathing in; in medicine, the removal…
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8th grade Vocab words - Lesson 1
posterity
benevolent
universal
predecessor
n., all succeeding generations
adj., tending to show goodness and kindness
adj., used, or intended to be used, for all kinds, sizes, etc…
n., a person or thing coming before another
posterity
n., all succeeding generations
benevolent
adj., tending to show goodness and kindness
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8th Grade Lesson 1
appetite
curiosity
guardian
saturate
A desire, rather than a need, to eat.
An eager desire to learn or know something
a person who guards or protects
to completely soak
appetite
A desire, rather than a need, to eat.
curiosity
An eager desire to learn or know something
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
aghast
curt
disarray
extrovert
struck with amazed dismay; shocked and astonished
so short or brief as to seem rude
an untidy condition; disorder or confusion
a sociable person who likes to be with other people and makes…
aghast
struck with amazed dismay; shocked and astonished
curt
so short or brief as to seem rude
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Roots - 8th Lesson 1
Humane
Humanism
Humanities
Anthropology
Adj. Having worthy qualities of human beings; such as kindnes…
N. A philosophy in which interests and values of human beings…
N. Branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and thei…
N. The scientific study of the origins, cultural development,…
Humane
Adj. Having worthy qualities of human beings; such as kindnes…
Humanism
N. A philosophy in which interests and values of human beings…
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8th Grade- Vocabulary Lesson 1
aberration
bequeath
capitulate
debilitate
a deviation from what is normal or proper
to leave to another by will after one's death (law usage); to…
to surrender
to make feeble; to weaken
aberration
a deviation from what is normal or proper
bequeath
to leave to another by will after one's death (law usage); to…
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Vocabulary lesson 1 8th grade
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
Adj. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed ... 2. Ea…
Adj. abrupt in manner or speech, gruff... Brusqueness l- n. The…
Adj. short and to the point
V. To cause a lowering of self esteem, to lower in reputation…
Avid
Adj. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed ... 2. Ea…
Brusque
Adj. abrupt in manner or speech, gruff... Brusqueness l- n. The…
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8th Grade / Spelling , Vocabulary / Lesson 1
hamper
impulsive
optimism
accomplice
to hinder or prevent the progress of; a real or figurative ba…
given to acting without thinking first
belief that good things happen
one who helps or assists with something
hamper
to hinder or prevent the progress of; a real or figurative ba…
impulsive
given to acting without thinking first
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8th grade Lesson 1 Vocab
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb
a rich mass of ore in a mine, something very valuable
lacking politeness or good manners
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or…
adage
a proverb
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine, something very valuable
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Vocabulary Lesson 1 (8th Grade)
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Morally restrained (adj)
Coin collector (noun)
Lack of (noun)
Believing in fate (adj)
Licentious
Morally restrained (adj)
Numismatist
Coin collector (noun)
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Wargo Lesson 1 8th grade
conceal
dash
drawback
imp
to hide; withdraw or remove from observation; cover or keep f…
to strike or smash violently, especially so as to break to pi…
a hindrance or disadvantage; an undesirable or objectionable…
a little devil or demon; an evil spirit.... 2.... a mischievous chi…
conceal
to hide; withdraw or remove from observation; cover or keep f…
dash
to strike or smash violently, especially so as to break to pi…
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
Something that is one of two possible choices.
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
To break up or scatter.
To release (someone) from something that applies to others.
alternative
Something that is one of two possible choices.
appease
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
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Chapter 3: Lesson 1 (8th)
joint-stock company
charter
Jamestown
John Smith
a business in which investors pool their wealth in order to t…
a written contract issued by government giving the holder the…
the first permanent English settlement in North America
soldier and adventurer who took control of Jamestown in 1608
joint-stock company
a business in which investors pool their wealth in order to t…
charter
a written contract issued by government giving the holder the…
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Vocabulary - Lesson 1 - 8th Grade
HUMANUS
humane
humanism
humanities
(Latin) human being
(adjective) Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such…
(noun) A philosophy in which interests and values of human be…
(noun) Branches of knowledge concerned with human beings and…
HUMANUS
(Latin) human being
humane
(adjective) Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such…
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8th grade Voc. lesson 1
accent
articulate
dialect
diction
a style of speech or pronunciation that is characteristic of…
expressed in a clear and effective manner
the form or version of a language that is spoken in a country…
the choice and use of words in speaking or writing
accent
a style of speech or pronunciation that is characteristic of…
articulate
expressed in a clear and effective manner
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1-6 Review
yearn
partisan
cryptic
peevish
desire intensely
a strong sometimes militant, supporter of a cause or group
having a hidden or secret meaning
easily annoyed; irritable
yearn
desire intensely
partisan
a strong sometimes militant, supporter of a cause or group
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
Something that is one of two possible choices.
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
To break up or scatter.
To release (someone) from something that applies to others.
alternative
Something that is one of two possible choices.
appease
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
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8th Grade Vocab Lesson 1
conceal
dash
drawback
imp
to hide from view or to keep secret
to throw violently, especially so as to break to pieces
an unfavorable condition; a disadvantage or shortcoming
an evil spirit
conceal
to hide from view or to keep secret
dash
to throw violently, especially so as to break to pieces
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Wordly Wise 8th Grade Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Short and to the point.
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
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8th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 1 AP
humane
humanism
humanities
anthropology
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
a philosophy in which interests & values of human beings are…
branches of knowledge concerned with human beings & their cul…
the scientific study of the origins, cultural development, &…
humane
having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
humanism
a philosophy in which interests & values of human beings are…
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Lesson 1 8th grade
organism
cell
unicellular
multicellular
A living thing
Basic unit of life
Made up of a single cell.
Consisting of many cells
organism
A living thing
cell
Basic unit of life
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Vocabulary & Spelling : Lesson 1 (8th Grade)
alternative
appease
disperse
exempt
Something that is one of two possible choices; offering anoth…
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
To break up and scatter; to spread around and distribute.
To release (someone) from something that applies to others; f…
alternative
Something that is one of two possible choices; offering anoth…
appease
To make more peaceful and less angry, hateful, or upset.
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Mercer 8th Grade Lesson 1
asperity
bane
buffoon
doleful
1. n. Sharpness or harshness of manner. 2. Roughness of surfa…
n. A person or thing that destroys or causes harm.... adj. Causi…
n. A person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a…
adj. Mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief.
asperity
1. n. Sharpness or harshness of manner. 2. Roughness of surfa…
bane
n. A person or thing that destroys or causes harm.... adj. Causi…
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