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29 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Meticulous
Bucolic
Halcyon
Amphi-/Ambi-
careful;showing great attention to detail.
of pertaining to, or suggesting an idyllic or rural life.
calm; peaceful; tranquil; happy; joyful; carefree.
both, on both sides, around.
Meticulous
careful;showing great attention to detail.
Bucolic
of pertaining to, or suggesting an idyllic or rural life.
27 terms
AVID Vocabulary
GPA
Term
Semester
Scholarship
Grade Point Average -- 4.0 means all As, 3.0 means a B average
A section of the school year -- there are usually three terms…
A section of the school year -- there are usually two semeste…
Money given to a student for school that does not need to be…
GPA
Grade Point Average -- 4.0 means all As, 3.0 means a B average
Term
A section of the school year -- there are usually three terms…
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AVID Vocabulary
muse
meticulous
urbane
sagacity
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
notably polite or polished in manner
the quality of being keen in judgment
muse
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
meticulous
excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
AVID VOCABULARY
meticulous (adj.)
urbane (adj.)
sagacity (n)
edify (v)
[muh-tik-yuh-luhs]: excessively careful; painstaking; scrupul…
[ur-beyn]: notably polite or polished in manner
[suh-gas-i-tee]: the quality of being keen in judgment
[ed-uh-fahy]: to instruct to improve, enlighten, or uplift
meticulous (adj.)
[muh-tik-yuh-luhs]: excessively careful; painstaking; scrupul…
urbane (adj.)
[ur-beyn]: notably polite or polished in manner
avid vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
sagacity
urbane
to think about something
excessively careful
the quality being seen in judgement
polished in manner
Muse
to think about something
Meticulous
excessively careful
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AVID VOCABULARY - SET 2
CONCISE
EMPATHIZE
KIOSK
LITERAL
CLEAR AND TO THE POINT
TO SHARE ANOTHER'S EMOTIONS
A SMALL VENDING BOOTH
MEANING EXACTLY WHAT IS SAID OR WRITTEN
CONCISE
CLEAR AND TO THE POINT
EMPATHIZE
TO SHARE ANOTHER'S EMOTIONS
Avid Vocabulary
Edify
Sagacity
Urbane
Meticulous
to instruct to improve
good choices
notably polite or polished in manner
excessively careful
Edify
to instruct to improve
Sagacity
good choices
AVID vocabulary
Meticulous
Edify
Sagacity
Urbane
Excessively careful; painstaking; Scrupulous
To instruct to improve, enlighten, or uplift
The quality being keen in judgement
Very polite
Meticulous
Excessively careful; painstaking; Scrupulous
Edify
To instruct to improve, enlighten, or uplift
24 terms
AVID Vocabulary
adversary
aplomb
apprehensive
aptitude
an enemy, opponent
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
fearful or anxious, especially about the future
a natural talent or ability; quickness in learning
adversary
an enemy, opponent
aplomb
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
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AVID Grade 10 Vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
notably polite or polished in manner
the quality of being keen in judgment
Muse
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
Meticulous
excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
25 terms
AVID Lesson 2 Vocabulary
extol
fastidious
furtive
gregarious
Praise; glorify.
reflecting a meticulous or demanding attitude, critical to an…
Secretive in an underhanded way, sneaky
outgoing; sociable
extol
Praise; glorify.
fastidious
reflecting a meticulous or demanding attitude, critical to an…
AVID Vocabulary
Summary
Setting
Theme
Dialogue
A retelling of the most important parts of what was read.
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Central idea of a work of literature
Conversation between characters
Summary
A retelling of the most important parts of what was read.
Setting
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
25 terms
Lesson 1 AVID Vocabulary
Altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Altruistic
unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
Avid Vocabulary
Choleric
Clurish
Coarse
Complacent
Characterized by anger
Having a bad disposition surly
Lacking refinement or cultivation or taste
Contend to a fault with oneself or ones actions
Choleric
Characterized by anger
Clurish
Having a bad disposition surly
54 terms
Avid; vocabulary
Astute
Extraneous
Placate
Vindicate
(Adj.) wise, shrewd, keen
(Adj.) superfluous
(V.) pacify
(V.) clear from blame, exonerate
Astute
(Adj.) wise, shrewd, keen
Extraneous
(Adj.) superfluous
AVID Vocabulary
ab
auto
peri
verb
from, away, off
self, same, one
around, enclosing
word
ab
from, away, off
auto
self, same, one
Avid vocabulary
merticul
urbane
sagacityy
edify
Excessively
notably polite or polished manners
quality of being keen in judgement
uplift
merticul
Excessively
urbane
notably polite or polished manners
10 terms
AVID VOCABULARY
Paifist
bequest
rote
morass
one who opposes violent
something left in a will
a memberasing process using routine or repetition
sogg ground
Paifist
one who opposes violent
bequest
something left in a will
10 terms
avid vocabulary
bedlam
prehensile
dour
taut
a place of nasty uproar
adapted for grasping or holding
gloomy severe stern
stretched tight tidy
bedlam
a place of nasty uproar
prehensile
adapted for grasping or holding
15 terms
Avid vocabulary
Caitiff
Wanton
Furtive
Perdition
Cowardly or base person, despicable
Maliciously or unjustifiable (of cruel or violent action) del…
Attempting to avoid notice or attention,secretively, sly, sne…
A state of final spiritual ruin, loss of the soul,hell
Caitiff
Cowardly or base person, despicable
Wanton
Maliciously or unjustifiable (of cruel or violent action) del…
20 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Expression of approval or favoravle opinon
To make easier or milder
Combination, union organization
Decline, deterioration, self-indulgence
Approbation
Expression of approval or favoravle opinon
Assuage
To make easier or milder
AVID Vocabulary
Advancement
Determination
Eager
Grade Point Average
Process of movement forward or progress
A firm decision to do something, even if it is difficult
Looking forward to with great interest or desire
An average of all your grades
Advancement
Process of movement forward or progress
Determination
A firm decision to do something, even if it is difficult
16 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Bolster
Prolific
Terse
Miserly
Support; reinforce; add
Abundantly fruitful; producing in large quantities or with gr…
Concise; pithy; brief.
Stingy, mean.
Bolster
Support; reinforce; add
Prolific
Abundantly fruitful; producing in large quantities or with gr…
19 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Analyze
Apply
Claim/Claims
Clarify
To examine carefully and in detail
Make a request
To declare that something is true without evidence
To clear up or make less complicated
Analyze
To examine carefully and in detail
Apply
Make a request
AVID VOCABULARY
Malleable
Bucolic
Eloquent
Halcyon
capable of being shaped
CHARACTERISTIC OF THE COUNTRYSIDE; RUSTIC; PASTORAL
persuasive and moving, especially in speech
calm and peaceful
Malleable
capable of being shaped
Bucolic
CHARACTERISTIC OF THE COUNTRYSIDE; RUSTIC; PASTORAL
Avid Vocabulary
sagacity
edify
ego
grat
quality of being keen in judgement
to instruct to improve, enlighten, or uplift
self
pleasing
sagacity
quality of being keen in judgement
edify
to instruct to improve, enlighten, or uplift
Avid vocabulary
Desiccated
Diaphanous
Discursive
Dissemble
Dried up, dehydrated
Light, airy, transparent
Rambling, lacking order
To conceal, fake
Desiccated
Dried up, dehydrated
Diaphanous
Light, airy, transparent
16 terms
AVID VOCABULARY - SET 1
audacious
ballistics
depreciation
endeavor
Brazen, daring, or fearless
The study of projectiles and impacts.
A decrease in value, quality, or power, particularly due to w…
To strive for or attempt; to try to reach.
audacious
Brazen, daring, or fearless
ballistics
The study of projectiles and impacts.
5 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
Edify
Excessively careful, scruplous
Notably polite or polished in a manor
The quality of being keen in judgement
Verbal uplift
Meticulous
Excessively careful, scruplous
Urbane
Notably polite or polished in a manor
17 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
To become absorbed in thought
Excessively carful , precise
Notably polite,polished in manner
Keen on judgment
Muse
To become absorbed in thought
Meticulous
Excessively carful , precise
106 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
urbane
Sagacity
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
excessively careful; painful staking; scrupulous
notably polite or polished in manner
the quality of being keen in judgement
Muse
to become absorbed in thought; to turn something over in the…
Meticulous
excessively careful; painful staking; scrupulous
AVID Vocabulary
intervene
innovate
novelty
novice
to come between something
to do something in a new way
guilty/state of beginning new, different, and interesting
a person who has just started learning or doing something
intervene
to come between something
innovate
to do something in a new way
40 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Abandon
Abstract
Access
Accommodate
forsake, leave behind
existing only in mind
the right to enter
have room for
Abandon
forsake, leave behind
Abstract
existing only in mind
Vocabulary-AVID
Pacifist
Bequest
Rote
Morass
One who opposes violence
Something left in a will
A memorizing process using routine or reptition
Soggy Ground
Pacifist
One who opposes violence
Bequest
Something left in a will
10 terms
AVID Vocabulary
terse
coerce
diverse
abate
to the point; concise
to force someone by threatening
varied; different
to reduce
terse
to the point; concise
coerce
to force someone by threatening
AVID Vocabulary Week 24
aspire
Esoteric
Vacillate
Stagnant
seek to attain, long for
hard to understand; known only to the chosen few
waver; fluctuate.
motionless; stale; dull
aspire
seek to attain, long for
Esoteric
hard to understand; known only to the chosen few
10 terms
AVID Vocabulary
actually
applicable
authenticity
Bona Fide
noun ... in fact; reality ... Everyone thought she was lying for a…
adjective ... capable of being put to use or put into practice…
noun... reliable; credible; genuine; real ... Numerous art critics…
adjective ... made, done ,presented, etc. in good faith; without…
actually
noun ... in fact; reality ... Everyone thought she was lying for a…
applicable
adjective ... capable of being put to use or put into practice…
20 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Approbation
Assuge
Coalition
Decadence
Expression of approval
Quiet, satisfy, calm
A combination, a union
Decay downfall decline
Approbation
Expression of approval
Assuge
Quiet, satisfy, calm
21 terms
AVID Vocabulary - Set 1
bolster
stagnant
terse
eloquent
(v) to support; reinforce; add
(adj) motionless; stale; dull
(adj) concise; pithy; brief
(adj) having or exercising the power of fluent, forceful, and…
bolster
(v) to support; reinforce; add
stagnant
(adj) motionless; stale; dull
21 terms
AVID Vocabulary
muse
urbane
meticulous
sagacity
to think about
polite
to be careful
to be wise
muse
to think about
urbane
polite
46 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
To become absorbed in thought, to turn something
Excessively Careful
Notably polished or polite in manner
Using keen judgement
Muse
To become absorbed in thought, to turn something
Meticulous
Excessively Careful
AVID vocabulary
Meticulous (adj)
Urbane (adj)
Muse (verb)
Edify (verb)
very very careful
polite
to think about
to improve
Meticulous (adj)
very very careful
Urbane (adj)
polite
21 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Edify
Urbane
Meticulous
Sagacity
To instruct, to improve,enlighten.
Nobility, polite, or polished in manner
excessively, careful, scrupulous
good judgement
Edify
To instruct, to improve,enlighten.
Urbane
Nobility, polite, or polished in manner
6 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Diction
Pronunciation
Enunciation
Pacing
good vocab; proper word choice/the choice and use of words an…
How you say words-the way they are meant to be said/the way i…
clearly-every syllable is understood/say or pronounce clearly.
speed of delivery/constant/walk at a steady and consistent sp…
Diction
good vocab; proper word choice/the choice and use of words an…
Pronunciation
How you say words-the way they are meant to be said/the way i…
AVID vocabulary
Bombard
Compound
Cilvilan
Refuge
To attack
2 or more elements
person who goes to war
a person who flees their country for a better live
Bombard
To attack
Compound
2 or more elements
AVID VOCABULARY
assets
coupon
budget
expenses
items that are owned by an individual
a voucher entitling its user to a cash refund
a plan for spending money
the cost required to buy an item or service
assets
items that are owned by an individual
coupon
a voucher entitling its user to a cash refund
29 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Edify
Urbane
Meticulous
Sagacity
To improve/ Uplift
To be Polite
careful
Being Keen in Judgment
Edify
To improve/ Uplift
Urbane
To be Polite
Avid Vocabulary.
Muse
Sagacity
Meticulous
Urbane
To think about
Good judgement
Very careful
Very polite
Muse
To think about
Sagacity
Good judgement
AVID vocabulary
Sagacity
Edify
Urbane
Muse
having good judgement
to empower
to be polite
to think about
Sagacity
having good judgement
Edify
to empower
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assets
coupon
budget
expenses
items that are owned by an individual
a voucher entitling its user to a cash refund
a plan for spending
Money paid out to cover the cost
assets
items that are owned by an individual
coupon
a voucher entitling its user to a cash refund
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