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15 terms
AP English Wordly Wise 3
Allude
Consecrate
Disseminate
Dote
To refer to in an indirect way (used with to).
1. To set apart as holy. ... 2. To dedicate to a cause, to devote.
To scatter or spread widely.
To show excessive fondness for (used with on or upon).
Allude
To refer to in an indirect way (used with to).
Consecrate
1. To set apart as holy. ... 2. To dedicate to a cause, to devote.
AP English wordly wise lesson 3
atrophy v
efficacy n
emolument n
icon n
to waste away or fail to develop
the power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
Salary or fees for work done; compensation
A religious painting, especially one revered by the Eastern C…
atrophy v
to waste away or fail to develop
efficacy n
the power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
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Wordly Wise Chapters 3 and 4: AP English
Asphyxiate
Cornucopia
Cornucopia
Desist
Make unconscious by cutting off the supply of oxygen
Horn of plenty
Inexhaustible supply
Stop
Asphyxiate
Make unconscious by cutting off the supply of oxygen
Cornucopia
Horn of plenty
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AP English Language/ Composition (Wordly Wise 11 Lessons 1-3)
reiterate
arcane
gesticulate
regimen
(v.) to say again, repeat
(adj.) obscure, secret, known only by a few
v. to make gestures, esp. while speaking
n. a set of rules, usually followed for therapeutic effect
reiterate
(v.) to say again, repeat
arcane
(adj.) obscure, secret, known only by a few
15 terms
AP English Wordly Wise 5
Callow
Contemporary
Cynical
Despot
Young and inexperienced; immature
N. A person living durnig the same time as another. ... Adj. exi…
Doubtful of the sincerity of other's motives; skeptical.
A ruler with absolute power or tyrannical control over a grou…
Callow
Young and inexperienced; immature
Contemporary
N. A person living durnig the same time as another. ... Adj. exi…
15 terms
AP English Wordly Wise 6
apropos
asendancy
assess
aver
Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
Controlling influence; domination.
To analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of.
To declare positively; to state as the truth.
apropos
Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
asendancy
Controlling influence; domination.
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AP English Wordly Wise 4
Adage
Camaraderie
Contend
Extraneous
An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb.
Good will and warm feelings among friends.
1. To struggle with.... 2. To maintain or assert ... Contention... 3.…
Not necessary; irrelevant.
Adage
An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb.
Camaraderie
Good will and warm feelings among friends.
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Wordly Wise 3 vocabulary
abundance
arid
distinct
graze
plenty
dry or little rainfall
different or unmistakable
to touch lightly or feed on grass
abundance
plenty
arid
dry or little rainfall
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English Wordly Wise 3
Atrophy
Efficacy
Emolument
Icon
To waste away or fail to develop
The power to bring about the desired result (effectiveness)
Salary or fees for work done
Religious painting, A symbol
Atrophy
To waste away or fail to develop
Efficacy
The power to bring about the desired result (effectiveness)
15 terms
English: Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 3
curtail
discriminate
espionage
inalienable
(v.) to cut short or reduce
(v.) 1. to make or recognize clear distinctions... (v.) 2. to tr…
(n.) the act of spying, esp a government spy obtaining secret…
(adj.) not able to be taken or given away
curtail
(v.) to cut short or reduce
discriminate
(v.) 1. to make or recognize clear distinctions... (v.) 2. to tr…
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ENGLISH 9 VOCABULARY - Wordly Wise Week 3
allude
consecrate
disseminate
dote
v. to refer to something indirectly
v. to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
v. to scatter or spread widely
v. to show excessive fondness for
allude
v. to refer to something indirectly
consecrate
v. to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
English 8: Lesson 3 Wordly Wise Vocabulary
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
(ADJ) of an unknown source or unrevealed name
(NOUN) a collection of various writings, such as songs, stori…
(NOUN) a conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient eviden…
(NOUN) 1. a person's mood; temperament... 2. a tendency or incli…
anonymous
(ADJ) of an unknown source or unrevealed name
anthology
(NOUN) a collection of various writings, such as songs, stori…
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English - Vocabulary (Wordly Wise Lesson 3)
abundant
abundance
arid
distinct
adj. More than enough; plentiful
n. A great amount
adj. Having little or nor rainfall; very dry
adj. 1. Not the same; different or separate 2. Unmistakable;…
abundant
adj. More than enough; plentiful
abundance
n. A great amount
15 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson #3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
adj. More than enough, plentiful. n. A great amount.
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
adj. Not the same; different or separate. Unmistakable; defin…
v. To feed on growing grass. To touch lightly in passing.
abundant
adj. More than enough, plentiful. n. A great amount.
arid
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
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English - Wordly Wise 3
allude (v)
consecrate (v)
disseminate (v)
dote (v)
To refer to in an indirect way
- To set apart as holy... -To dedicate to cause; to devote
To scatter or spread wisely
To show excessive fondness for
allude (v)
To refer to in an indirect way
consecrate (v)
- To set apart as holy... -To dedicate to cause; to devote
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English3 wordly wise
Atrophy
Efficacy
Emolument
Icon
To waste away or fail to develop
The power to bring about the desired result//////Effectiveness
Salary or fees for work done; Compensation
A religious painting, especially one revered by the Eastern C…
Atrophy
To waste away or fail to develop
Efficacy
The power to bring about the desired result//////Effectiveness
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Vocabulary 3 Sentences
It is frustrating to be unable to than…
This ___ of stories includes some by E…
The fire chief ___ that oily rags may…
Bob's ___ to argue about everything so…
anonymous
anthology
conjectured
disposition
It is frustrating to be unable to than…
anonymous
This ___ of stories includes some by E…
anthology
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English Wordly Wise Vocabulary
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
to set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
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English Wordly Wise 3
Affront
Confer
Eerie
Extraordinary
insult
talk, grant
mysterious
remarkable, very unusual
Affront
insult
Confer
talk, grant
Wordly Wise English 3
ambi ... dextrous
an ... esthesia
anti ... oxidant
bi ... lingual
both ... hands
not, without ... feeling
against ... oxygen
two ... languages
ambi ... dextrous
both ... hands
an ... esthesia
not, without ... feeling
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7A English Wordly Wise Lesson 3
admonish
aghast
annihilate
benefactor
v. 1. To warn.... 2. To criticize gently.
adj. Struck with horror; shocked.
v. To destroy completely; to reduce to utter ruin.
n. A person who provides help, especially by giving money.
admonish
v. 1. To warn.... 2. To criticize gently.
aghast
adj. Struck with horror; shocked.
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Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Arid
Hectic
Horde
Humid
having little or no rainfall, very dry
full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion
A large group or crowd especially one on the move
having a large amount of water or moisture in the air
Arid
having little or no rainfall, very dry
Hectic
full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion
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Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Arid
Hectic
Horde
Humid
having little or no rainfall, very dry
full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion
A large group or crowd especially one on the move
having a large amount of water or moisture in the air
Arid
having little or no rainfall, very dry
Hectic
full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion
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AP Lit Wordly Wise List 3
amalgam
antediluvian
apothecary
ascetic
an alloy of mercury and other metals.... a mixture of different…
very old/ old- fashioned
one who prepares and sells ointments, drugs, and similar item…
refraining from self- indulgence.... a person who practices sel…
amalgam
an alloy of mercury and other metals.... a mixture of different…
antediluvian
very old/ old- fashioned
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Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
1. a person from whom one is deceased... 2. an early kind of ani…
a flesh-eating animal; (something that eats meat)
to understand
the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
1. a person from whom one is deceased... 2. an early kind of ani…
carnivore
a flesh-eating animal; (something that eats meat)
15 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
allude
consecrate
disseminate
dote
(v.) To refer to in an indirect way (used with to)
(v.) 1. To set apart as holy... 2. To dedicate to a cause; to d…
(v.) To scatter or spread wildly
(v.) To show excessive fondness for (used with on or upon)
allude
(v.) To refer to in an indirect way (used with to)
consecrate
(v.) 1. To set apart as holy... 2. To dedicate to a cause; to d…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3 Vocabulary
ancestor
carnivore;... carnivorous
comprehend;... comprehension
duration
a person from whom one is descended; ... an early kind of animal…
a flesh-eating animal;... adjective; flesh- eating
to understand;... the act of understanding;... the ability to under…
the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended; ... an early kind of animal…
carnivore;... carnivorous
a flesh-eating animal;... adjective; flesh- eating
Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Admonish
Aghast
Annihilate
Benefactor
v. 1. To warn... 2. To criticize gently
adj. Struck with horror; shocked
v. To destroy completely; to reduce to utter ruin
n. A person who provides help, especially by giving money
Admonish
v. 1. To warn... 2. To criticize gently
Aghast
adj. Struck with horror; shocked
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Wordly Wise List 3- English
emaciated
enigma
gild
descend
extremely thin
something obscure or hard to understand
to overlay with a thin covering of gold
to pass from higher to lower place
emaciated
extremely thin
enigma
something obscure or hard to understand
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wordly wise vocabulary 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
More than enough; plentiful
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
not the same; different or separate
to feed on growing grass
abundant
More than enough; plentiful
arid
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
18 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Anonymous
Anthology
Conjecture
Disposition
Adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
N. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
N. A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.…
N. 1. A person's usual mood; temperament.... 2. A regular tenden…
Anonymous
Adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
Anthology
N. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2 English 3
exasperating
whim
riddle
ebb
annoying
sudden thought
fill with holes
drop back; become weaker
exasperating
annoying
whim
sudden thought
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WORDLY WISE: VOCABULARY, LESSON 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
ADJECTIVE:... More than enough; plentiful.
ADJECTIVE:... Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
ADJECTIVE:... 1) Not the same; different or separate.... 2) Unmista…
VERB:... 1) To feed on growing grass.... 2) To touch lightly in pas…
abundant
ADJECTIVE:... More than enough; plentiful.
arid
ADJECTIVE:... Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
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Wordly Wise Chapters 5 and 6: AP English
Accolade
Antipathy
Carmine
Coalesce
Award of merit
Dislike
Red
Come together
Accolade
Award of merit
Antipathy
Dislike
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Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Ancestor
Carnivore
Comprehend
Duration
n. 1. A person from whom one is descended. My ancestors came…
n. A flesh-eating animal.... Carnivores have sharp, pointed teet…
v. To understand.... If you don't comprehend the question, let m…
n. The time during which something lasts or continues.... door ā…
Ancestor
n. 1. A person from whom one is descended. My ancestors came…
Carnivore
n. A flesh-eating animal.... Carnivores have sharp, pointed teet…
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Wordly Wise Vocabulary #3
Allude
Consecrate
Disseminate
Dote
To refer to in an indirect way
To set apart as holy. To dedicate to a cause, to devote.
To scatter or spread widely.
To show excessive fondness for.
Allude
To refer to in an indirect way
Consecrate
To set apart as holy. To dedicate to a cause, to devote.
wordly wise #3 vocabulary
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
of an unknown source of unraveled name.
a collection of various writings such as songs, stories, or p…
a conclusion based on guesswork of insufficient evidence.... to…
a persons usual mood; temperament.... a regular tendency or incl…
anonymous
of an unknown source of unraveled name.
anthology
a collection of various writings such as songs, stories, or p…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence, To…
A person's usual mood; temperament, A regular tendency or inc…
anonymous
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name
anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
15 terms
Wordly wise 3 vocabulary
ATrophy
Efficacy
Emolument
Icon
To waste away or fail to develop
The Power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
Salary or fees for work done; compensation
1.) A religious painting especially one reversed by the easte…
ATrophy
To waste away or fail to develop
Efficacy
The Power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
20 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3 Vocabulary
abundant
abundance
arid
distinct
More than enough (adj.)
A great amount (noun)
Having little or no rainfall; very dry (adj.)
1. Not the same; different or separate (adj.)... 2. Unmistakable…
abundant
More than enough (adj.)
abundance
A great amount (noun)
15 terms
Wordly Wise Chapter 3 Vocabulary
atrophy
efficacy
emolument
icon
to waste away or fail to develope
the power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
salary or fees for work done; compensation
a religious painting, especially one revered by the Eastern C…
atrophy
to waste away or fail to develope
efficacy
the power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
15 terms
Wordly Wise. Vocabulary #3.
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
n. A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.…
n. 1. A person's usual mood; temperament.... 2. A regular tenden…
anonymous
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
18 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary #3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
n. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.…
n. A person's usual mood; temperament.... A regular tendency or…
anonymous
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
anthology
n. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
Wordly Wise Vocabulary 3
Allude
Consecrate
disseminate
dote
to refer to in an indirect way
to set apart as holy / ... to dedicate to a cause; to devote
to scatter or spread widely
to show excessive fondness for
Allude
to refer to in an indirect way
Consecrate
to set apart as holy / ... to dedicate to a cause; to devote
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Wordly Wise Vocabulary 3
Ambition
Auction
Coast
Current
A Strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
The land beside the sea.... To move without power or effort.
A flow of air, water or electricity.... Of the present time.
Ambition
A Strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
Auction
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
more than enough; plentiful/great amount
having little or not rainfall; very dry
not the same; different or separate
to feed on growing grass/to touch lightly in passing
abundant
more than enough; plentiful/great amount
arid
having little or not rainfall; very dry
18 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Vocabulary
Anonymous
Anthology
Conjecture
Disposition
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence. To…
A person's usual mood; temperament.... A regular tendency or in…
Anonymous
Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
Anthology
A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or…
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WORDLY WISE #3 VOCABULARY
anonymous
anthology
conjecture*
conjecture*
adj. of an unknown source or unrevealed name
n. collection of various writings (songs, stories, poems)
n. conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence
v. to form an opinion while lacking sufficient evidence
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrevealed name
anthology
n. collection of various writings (songs, stories, poems)
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Vocabulary Wordly Wise Lesson 3
curtail (v)
discriminate (v)
discrimination (n)
espionage (n)
to cut short or reduce
1-to make or recognize clear distinctions; 2-to treat in a le…
1-the recognizing of clear distinctions; 2-the act of making…
the act of spying, especially a government spy obtaining secr…
curtail (v)
to cut short or reduce
discriminate (v)
1-to make or recognize clear distinctions; 2-to treat in a le…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3 Vocabulary
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
1. a person from whom one is descended.... 2. an early kind of a…
1. a flesh-eating animal.... 2. flesh-eating.
1. to understand.... 2. the act of understanding; the ability to…
the time during which something lasts or continues.
ancestor
1. a person from whom one is descended.... 2. an early kind of a…
carnivore
1. a flesh-eating animal.... 2. flesh-eating.
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