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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…
25 terms
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
10 terms
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
21 terms
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
21 terms
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
12 terms
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
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.
13 terms
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
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…
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…
41 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
17 terms
AVID Vocabulary
muse
urbane
meticulous
sagacity
to think about
polite
to be careful
to be wise
muse
to think about
urbane
polite
8 terms
AVID Vocabulary
having or showing the ability to speak…
inclined to lay down principles as inc…
show or prove to be right or reasonable.
prove (a statement or theory) to be wr…
articulate
dogmatic
justify
refute
having or showing the ability to speak…
articulate
inclined to lay down principles as inc…
dogmatic
10 terms
AVID Vocabulary
break down
support
choose
label
to split or divide
to defend something as true or correct
to select from a number of possibilities
to name or describe
break down
to split or divide
support
to defend something as true or correct
Avid Vocabulary
Egomania, Egocentric, Egotistic
Gratuity, Congratulate, Grateful
International, Intervene, Intercept, I…
Innovate, Nova, Renovate
Ego= Self
Grat= Pleasing
Inter= Between, among, jointly
Nov= New
Egomania, Egocentric, Egotistic
Ego= Self
Gratuity, Congratulate, Grateful
Grat= Pleasing
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
10 terms
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
29 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Miserly
Bolster
Prolific
Terse
(adj)stingy;mean... - He is so miserly, that he can't even spend…
(v)support;reinforce;add... -I don't understand why my parents d…
(adj)abundantly fruitful; producing in large quantities or wi…
(adj)concise;pithy;brief... -The encounter with my ex-boyfriend…
Miserly
(adj)stingy;mean... - He is so miserly, that he can't even spend…
Bolster
(v)support;reinforce;add... -I don't understand why my parents d…
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
7 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Expend
Nudging
Icon
Equal
To take out or decrease the amount of something
To coax or gently encourage someone to do something
A person or thing represented as a regarded symbol of something
Having the same quantity, measure, or value as another
Expend
To take out or decrease the amount of something
Nudging
To coax or gently encourage someone to do something
21 terms
Avid Vocabulary.
Muse
Sagacity
Meticulous
Urbane
To think about
Good judgement
Very careful
Very polite
Muse
To think about
Sagacity
Good judgement
26 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
Ego- egomania, egocentric, egotistic
Grat- gratuity, congratulate, grateful
Nov- innovate, nova, renovate
Inter- international, intervene, inter…
Self
Pleasing
new
Between, among, jointly
Ego- egomania, egocentric, egotistic
Self
Grat- gratuity, congratulate, grateful
Pleasing
AVID vocabulary
Sagacity
Edify
Urbane
Muse
having good judgement
to empower
to be polite
to think about
Sagacity
having good judgement
Edify
to empower
9 terms
Avid vocabulary
miserly
bolster
prolific
terse
(adj) stingy; mean tight with money.
(v) support; rain force; add
(adJ) abundantly fruitful producing in large quantities or wi…
(adJ) pithy brief very short with answer like no yes in a rud…
miserly
(adj) stingy; mean tight with money.
bolster
(v) support; rain force; add
99 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Muse
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
be absorbed in thought ; turn something over in the mind
extremely careful ; fastidious ; painstaking
notably polite or polished in manner
the quality of being keen in judgement
Muse
be absorbed in thought ; turn something over in the mind
Meticulous
extremely careful ; fastidious ; painstaking
8 terms
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
41 terms
AVID vocabulary
Intuitive
Longevity
Ephemeral
Aesthetic
Spontaneously derived from or prompted by a natural tendency
The property of being long-lived
Anything fleeting or short-lived
Pertaining to beauty
Intuitive
Spontaneously derived from or prompted by a natural tendency
Longevity
The property of being long-lived
9 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Anglo American
Empresario
Militia
Federalist
An American born person of European descent
a person who arranged for the settlement of land in Texas dur…
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
A term used to describe supporters of the Constitution during…
Anglo American
An American born person of European descent
Empresario
a person who arranged for the settlement of land in Texas dur…
43 terms
AVID Vocabulary
aspire
vacillate
esoteric
stagnant
seek to attain, long for
waver; fluctuate
hard to understand; known only to the chosen few
motionless; stale; dull
aspire
seek to attain, long for
vacillate
waver; fluctuate
29 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Absolve
Alternative
Ambivalent
Analyze
Forgived
Replacement
Doubtful
Examine
Absolve
Forgived
Alternative
Replacement
8 terms
AVID Vocabulary
ab
auto
peri
verb
from, away, off
self, same, one
around, enclosing
word
ab
from, away, off
auto
self, same, one
21 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Edify
Urbane
Meticulous
Sagacity
instruct to improve
be polite
very careful
good judgement
Edify
instruct to improve
Urbane
be polite
21 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Urbane
Meticulous
Muse
Edify
Notably polite or polished in manner
Careful
Absorbed in thought
To instruct to improve
Urbane
Notably polite or polished in manner
Meticulous
Careful
21 terms
AVID Vocabulary
Edify
Sagacity
Urbane
Meticulous
to instruct, to improve, enlighten, or uplift
the quality of being keen in judgement
notably polite or polished in manner
excessively careful, painstaking, scrupulous
Edify
to instruct, to improve, enlighten, or uplift
Sagacity
the quality of being keen in judgement
AVID Vocabulary
Edify
Sagacity
Urbane
Muse
Improve, Enlighten, Uplift, Better, Good
Keen, Judgement, Wise, Decision, Smart
Polite, Polished, Manners, Graceful, Behaved
Thought, Mind, Thinking, Decision, Inspiration
Edify
Improve, Enlighten, Uplift, Better, Good
Sagacity
Keen, Judgement, Wise, Decision, Smart
17 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Meticulous
Muse
Urbane
Sagacity
Excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
To think about
Notably polite or polished manner
Good choice
Meticulous
Excessively careful; painstaking; scrupulous
Muse
To think about
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
9 terms
Avid vocabulary
Meticulous
Muse
Urbane
Sagacity
Excessively careful;painstaking;scrupulous.
To become absorbed in thought;to turn something over in the m…
Notably polite or polished in manner.
The quality of being keen in judgement.
Meticulous
Excessively careful;painstaking;scrupulous.
Muse
To become absorbed in thought;to turn something over in the m…
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…
8 terms
Avid vocabulary
Cajole
Calumny
Capricious
Clemency
To urge,coax
An attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreading lies
Subject to whim,fickle
Mercy
Cajole
To urge,coax
Calumny
An attempt to spoil someone else's reputation by spreading lies
8 terms
Avid Vocabulary
Meticulous
Urbane
Sagacity
Edify
Adj; Excessively careful, scrupulous
Adj; Notably polite or polished in manner
Noun; the quality of being keen in judgement
Verb; Uplift
Meticulous
Adj; Excessively careful, scrupulous
Urbane
Adj; Notably polite or polished in manner
AVID Vocabulary
Vacillate (v.)
Aspire (v.)
Stagnant (adj.)
Esoteric (adj.)
waver, fluctuale
seek to attain; long for
motionless, stale; dull
hard to understand; known only to chosen few
Vacillate (v.)
waver, fluctuale
Aspire (v.)
seek to attain; long for
11 terms
avid vocabulary
dichotomous
examine
organisms
structures
A key used to identify a plant or animal in which each stage…
inspect
Living things
Homologous structures
dichotomous
A key used to identify a plant or animal in which each stage…
examine
inspect
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
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