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Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 List 15
connive
verb
noxious
adjective
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing
part of speech of connive
harmful to the health
part of speech of noxious
connive
to cooperate secretly in wrongdoing
verb
part of speech of connive
Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT Book 1, list 9
Bilk
homily
demise
emit
To cheat or swindle; to thwart
a sermon
death; a ceasing to exsist
to send out; to give forth, as in light
Bilk
To cheat or swindle; to thwart
homily
a sermon
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Power Plus Book 1 Vocab Lesson 8
Gaunt
Undue
Guerilla
Mire
Adj. very thin and bony, especially from sickness
Adj. inappropriately excessive
N. a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages i…
N. muddy, swampy ground
Gaunt
Adj. very thin and bony, especially from sickness
Undue
Adj. inappropriately excessive
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 7
cadaverous
daunt
despot
egress
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
(v.) to overcome with fear, intimidate; to dishearten, discou…
(n.) An absolute ruler; A dictator or tyrant
(n.) An exit, passage out; (v.) To exit
cadaverous
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
daunt
(v.) to overcome with fear, intimidate; to dishearten, discou…
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 11
harangue
noun
grandiloquent
adjective
a long, strongly expressed speech or lecture
part of speech of harangue
pompous or high-flown in speech
part of speech of grandiloquent
harangue
a long, strongly expressed speech or lecture
noun
part of speech of harangue
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 3
insurrection
thesis
maul
deliberate
n. a rebellion against established authority or government... sy…
n. a proposed idea that has yet to be proven... syn: proposition…
v. to injure by beating and rough treatment... syn: batter
v. to consider carefully, especially as a group... syn: ponder,…
insurrection
n. a rebellion against established authority or government... sy…
thesis
n. a proposed idea that has yet to be proven... syn: proposition…
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Vocabulary Power Plus for the SAT Book 1, lesson 5
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
the main point
to recommend; to speak in favor of
to obliterate, to wipe out
jaded
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
gist
the main point
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 6
nepotism
begrudge
mandarin
glutinous
favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power, espe…
to resent another's success; to envy
an influential person; a member of an elite group
gluey; sticky
nepotism
favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power, espe…
begrudge
to resent another's success; to envy
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Unit 11
Flagrant
Patrician
Emissary
Kindred
glaringly bad; outrageous
an aristocrat
one sent on a special mission to represent others
having similar origin, nature, or character
Flagrant
glaringly bad; outrageous
Patrician
an aristocrat
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 7
transpose
verb
dilemma
noun
to change the order or place of, especially letters, words, o…
part of speech of transpose
a choifce between two unpleasant or difficult option
part of speech of dilemma
transpose
to change the order or place of, especially letters, words, o…
verb
part of speech of transpose
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Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1-Lesson 20
impasse
wunderkind
acumen
nanotechnology
a problem or predicament with no obvious resolution
one who excels in a difficult feild at an early age
ability to discern or discriminate; shrewdness
the use of single atoms and molecules to construct microscopi…
impasse
a problem or predicament with no obvious resolution
wunderkind
one who excels in a difficult feild at an early age
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8 Book 1
Gaunt
Undue
Mire
Guerrilla
Very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
Not appropriate or proper in the circumstances
A soft wet area of low lying land that sinks under foot
A member of an irregular army that fights a stronger force
Gaunt
Very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
Undue
Not appropriate or proper in the circumstances
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Power Plus Book 1 VOCAB Lesson 13
Holocaust
Embroil
Embroil
Anachorism
N. A great or complete destruction of life
V. To draw into a conflict or fight
Syn: entangle
N. Something existing outside of its proper time
Holocaust
N. A great or complete destruction of life
Embroil
V. To draw into a conflict or fight
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Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
adj. equally skillful with either hand
adj. delayed
v. to give life or motion to
edifice
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
adj. equally skillful with either hand
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 2
disabuse
verb
enlighten;enform
lie;misinform
to free someone from believing something false
part of speech of disabuse
synonymn of disabuse
antonym of disabuse
disabuse
to free someone from believing something false
verb
part of speech of disabuse
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 8
allude
beget
chafe
desist
(v.) to refer to casually or indirectly
(v) to give birth to; to create
(v.) to warm by rubbing; to wear sore by rubbing; to feel ann…
(v.) to cease doing something, forbear
allude
(v.) to refer to casually or indirectly
beget
(v) to give birth to; to create
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 8
duplicity
noun
belie
verb
intentional deceit in speech or conduct
part of speech of duplicity
to falsely represent
part of speech of belie
duplicity
intentional deceit in speech or conduct
noun
part of speech of duplicity
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 1
Divulge
Verb
Abet
Verb
to tell; to reveal (as a secret)
Part of speech of divulge
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
Part of speech of abet
Divulge
to tell; to reveal (as a secret)
Verb
Part of speech of divulge
Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness - Book 1 - Lesson Fourteen
catalyst
jargon
judicious
foible
a person, thing, or agent that causes or speeds up a reaction…
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
showing sound judgment
a minor weakness in character
catalyst
a person, thing, or agent that causes or speeds up a reaction…
jargon
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
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Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1 Lesson 12
deluge
catholic
eerie
martial
a flood; an overwhelming rush
universal; wide-ranging
weird; mysterious' strange and frightening
warlike; realting to the military
deluge
a flood; an overwhelming rush
catholic
universal; wide-ranging
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Book 1 Vocab Power Plus: Lesson 3
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Animate
Belated
noun, a large, elaborate structure, an imposing building, hovel
adj, equally skillful with either hand
verb, to give life or motion to, quell
adj, delayed, timely
Edifice
noun, a large, elaborate structure, an imposing building, hovel
Ambidextrous
adj, equally skillful with either hand
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1- Lesson 10
fallible
blatant
dawdle
affiliate
adj. capable of error
adj. obvious; too conspicuous
v. to waste time
an associate; partner
fallible
adj. capable of error
blatant
adj. obvious; too conspicuous
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Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson 14
catalyst
jargon
judicious
foible
a person, thing, or agent that causes or speeds up a reaction…
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
showing sound judgment
a minor weakness in character
catalyst
a person, thing, or agent that causes or speeds up a reaction…
jargon
vocabulary distinctive to a particular group of people
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 1
gall
parry
cogitate
transpire
n. shameless boldness: nerve
v. to deflect or evade a blow, especially in swordfighting
v. to think deeply
v. to happen: to take place
gall
n. shameless boldness: nerve
parry
v. to deflect or evade a blow, especially in swordfighting
Lesson 20 Vocab Power Plus Book 1
impasse
wunderkind
acumen
nanotechnology
n. a problem or predicament with no obvious resolution
n. one who excels in a difficult field at an early age
n. ability to discern or discriminate
n. the use of single atoms and molecules to construct microsc…
impasse
n. a problem or predicament with no obvious resolution
wunderkind
n. one who excels in a difficult field at an early age
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1, Lesson 2
amalgamate
antiquated
beleaguer
caricature
to combine
no longer used or useful; very old
to besiege by encircling; to harass
an exaggerated portrayal of one's features
amalgamate
to combine
antiquated
no longer used or useful; very old
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1; Lesson 8
beget
educe
glean
chafe
to produce; to make happen
to draw or bring out
to collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
to wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
beget
to produce; to make happen
educe
to draw or bring out
Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 7
cadaverous
daunt
despot
egress
adj. of or like a corpse; pale, gaunt, thin
v. to make afraid; to discourage
n. a dictator with absolute power
n. an exit; a means of going out
cadaverous
adj. of or like a corpse; pale, gaunt, thin
daunt
v. to make afraid; to discourage
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Vocabulary Power plus book 1 lesson 15
adjunct
macabre
farcical
debonair
adj. connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or…
adj. horrible; grim
adj. absurd; ridiculously clumsy
adj. carefree; self confident in manner; elegant and gracious
adjunct
adj. connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or…
macabre
adj. horrible; grim
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 15
gull
adjunct
penchant
chicanery
(v.) to cheat; to fool
(adj.) connected or attached to in a dependent or subordinate…
(n.) a strong liking
(n.) the use of tricks or clever talk to deceive or evade
gull
(v.) to cheat; to fool
adjunct
(adj.) connected or attached to in a dependent or subordinate…
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Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 1
Lincentious
Syn. Lincentious
Ant. Lincentious
Numismatic
Morally unrestrained
Immoral, lewd
Chaste, pure
Coin collector
Lincentious
Morally unrestrained
Syn. Lincentious
Immoral, lewd
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1: Lesson 17
pariah
fluent
cavort
pedagogue
n. a social outcast
adj. able to express oneself easily and clearly
v. to leap about in a sprightly manner; romp
n. a schoolteacher
pariah
n. a social outcast
fluent
adj. able to express oneself easily and clearly
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 5
jaded (adj.)
gist (n.)
advocate (v.)
efface (v.)
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
the main point
to recommend; to speak in favour of
to obliterate; to wipe out
jaded (adj.)
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
gist (n.)
the main point
Vocabulary Power Plus Book1 Lesson 17
pariah
fluent
cavort
pedagogue
a social outcast
able to express oneself easily clearly
to leap about in a sprightly manner; to romp
a schoolteacher
pariah
a social outcast
fluent
able to express oneself easily clearly
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 7
gird
daunt
flux
hovel
to prepare for an event or an action
to make afraid; to discourage
a state of continual change or movement
a wretched living place; an open shed
gird
to prepare for an event or an action
daunt
to make afraid; to discourage
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Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 20
Malodorous
Nanotechnology
Piquant
Precept
Adj. having an offensive odor ... Syn. Stinking
N. The use of single atoms and molecules to construct microsc…
Adj. a strong, stimulating taste ... Sun. Spicy, tangy ... Anthony.…
N. A rule of action or a principle to live by ... Sun. Law, axion
Malodorous
Adj. having an offensive odor ... Syn. Stinking
Nanotechnology
N. The use of single atoms and molecules to construct microsc…
Lesson 18 Vocab Power Plus Book 1
genocide
zaftig
predilection
faux
n. the deliberate destruction of a group of people
adj. having a full, shapely figure
n. a preference toward someone or something
adj. artificial; false; not genuine
genocide
n. the deliberate destruction of a group of people
zaftig
adj. having a full, shapely figure
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Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - Lesson 5
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
the main point
to recommend; to speak in favor of
to obliterate; to wipe out
jaded
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
gist
the main point
Vocabulary Power Plus for College and Career Readiness - Book 1 - Lesson Sixteen
daub
admonish
obeisance
cache
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
to warn; to caution in counsel
a bow or similar gesture expressing deep respect
a concealed store of goods or valuables
daub
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
admonish
to warn; to caution in counsel
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 9
Sere
heinous
enhance
unctuous
dry and withered
hatefully or shockingly evil
to increase the value or beauty of something
exaggeratedly or insincerely polite
Sere
dry and withered
heinous
hatefully or shockingly evil
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson Nine
bilk
homily
demise
emit
to cheat or swindle; to thwart
a sermon
death; a ceasing to exist
to send out; to give forth, as in sound or light
bilk
to cheat or swindle; to thwart
homily
a sermon
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 6
nepotism (n.)
begrudge (v.)
mandarin (n.)
glutinous (adj.)
favouritism shown to family or friends by those in power, esp…
to resent another's success; to envy
an influential person; a member of an elite group
gluey; sticky
nepotism (n.)
favouritism shown to family or friends by those in power, esp…
begrudge (v.)
to resent another's success; to envy
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1, Lesson 2
amalgamate
antiquated
beleaguer
caricature
to combine (v)
no longer used or useful; very old (adj)
to besiege by encircling; to harass (v)
an exaggerated portrayal of one's features (n)
amalgamate
to combine (v)
antiquated
no longer used or useful; very old (adj)
Power Plus ACT (book 1) - Unit 1
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
morally unrested
coin collector
scarcity, lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
Licentious
morally unrested
Numismatist
coin collector
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 19
tantamount
subversive
conducive
amenable
of essentially equal value to significance
in opposition to an authority or government
tending to cause or bring about
agreeable; responsive to suggestion or advice
tantamount
of essentially equal value to significance
subversive
in opposition to an authority or government
Power Plus Vocabulary Book 1: Lesson 19
Tantamount
Subversive
Conducive
Amenable
of essentially equal value or significance
in opposition to authority or government
tending to cause or bring about
agreeable; responsive to suggestion or advice
Tantamount
of essentially equal value or significance
Subversive
in opposition to authority or government
Lesson 21 Vocabulary power plus book 1
Confrute
meritorious
Mezzanine
Tribulation
To argue or point out error
deserving of an award or honor
the lowest balcony in a theater; a partial story between main…
an affliction, trouble, or difficult experience
Confrute
To argue or point out error
meritorious
deserving of an award or honor
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Vocab Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 6
begrudge
bibliophile
declaim
enmity
(v.) To resent or envy someone else's pleasure
(n.) One who loves books.
(v.) To speak loudly and with feeling
(n.) hatred, ill-will
begrudge
(v.) To resent or envy someone else's pleasure
bibliophile
(n.) One who loves books.
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Power Plus Vocabulary Book 1 Lesson 11
flagrant
patrician
emissary
kindred
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
n. a aristocrat
n. one sent to a special mission to represent others
adj. having a similar origin, nature, or character
flagrant
adj. glaringly bad; outrageous
patrician
n. a aristocrat
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Vocab Power plus book 1 lesson 11
flagrant
flagrant
flagrant
flagrant
Glaringly bad, out
Syn. Offensive
Syn. Shameless
Syn. Brazen
flagrant
Glaringly bad, out
flagrant
Syn. Offensive
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