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English 3CP Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 8
liability
clandestine
incongruous
contingency
something that acts as a disadvantage; a drawback
done in secret; kept hidden
out of place; having parts that are not in harmony or that ar…
a possible future event that must be prepared for or guarded…
liability
something that acts as a disadvantage; a drawback
clandestine
done in secret; kept hidden
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Advanced English Skills Vocab (TOEFL)
Circulate
Corrode
Derive
Detection
循环
损坏
获得
探测
Circulate
循环
Corrode
损坏
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English 11 Advancing vocab skills chapter 10
Autonomy
Bureaucratic
Mandate
Ostracize
Freedom from control
Over regulated
An authorization
To reject
Autonomy
Freedom from control
Bureaucratic
Over regulated
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 3
Ambiguous
Dissident
Embellish
Fritter
Unclear
A rebel
To decorate
To waste
Ambiguous
Unclear
Dissident
A rebel
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 2
Collaborate
Despondent
Instigated
Resilient
To team up, work together
Depressed
To cause
Quick to recover
Collaborate
To team up, work together
Despondent
Depressed
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 4
Berate
Estranged
Euphoric
Impetuous
To scold angrily
To drive away
Very happy
Make a decision in a hurry
Berate
To scold angrily
Estranged
To drive away
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 1
Detriment
Dexterous
Discretion
Facetious
A disadvantage, something that causes damage, harm or loss
Skilled in using your hands or boby
Good sense, good judgment
Funny, playful, humorous
Detriment
A disadvantage, something that causes damage, harm or loss
Dexterous
Skilled in using your hands or boby
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 8
Attrition
Circumvent
Cohesive
Grievous
A natural loss of individuals
To avoid
Connected
Terrible
Attrition
A natural loss of individuals
Circumvent
To avoid
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 7
Equivocate
Fortuitous
Impeccable
Liaison
To be unclear
Accidental
Flawless
A link
Equivocate
To be unclear
Fortuitous
Accidental
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English 11 Advancing vocab skills chapter 11
Clandestine
Contingency
Egocentric
Exonerate
Concealed The car was beautiful in its glory Days
A possibility
Self involved
To be found not guilty/ to clear of an accusation or charge p…
Clandestine
Concealed The car was beautiful in its glory Days
Contingency
A possibility
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Advanced English Skills Vocab (TKAM)
Fierce
Obscure
Revive
Facade
激烈
隐晦
复活
正面形象的
Fierce
激烈
Obscure
隐晦
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English 11 advancing vocab skills chapter 5
Charlatan
Corroborate
Disseminate
Diverge
A con artist
To confirm or provide proof
To spread or scatter widely
To go different directions
Charlatan
A con artist
Corroborate
To confirm or provide proof
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English 11 Advancing vocab skills chaoter 9
Bolster
Depreciate
Indiscriminate
Inquisitive
To support
To become less valuable
Not selective
Questioning
Bolster
To support
Depreciate
To become less valuable
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AP English Rhetorical Terms (Advanced Composition Skills)
abstract language
analogy
analysis
anaphora
language that deals with CONCEPTS and INTANGIBLES (as disting…
a comparison between two situations, usually one familiar and…
the process of breaking a complex item into its component par…
a rhetorical device in which a word or phrase is repeated at…
abstract language
language that deals with CONCEPTS and INTANGIBLES (as disting…
analogy
a comparison between two situations, usually one familiar and…
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Advancing Vocab Skills Chapters 1-5 (Honors English 09 Review)
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
a disadvantage; something that causes harm, damage, or loss
skilled; skillful in using the hands or body
good sense; good judgement or tact in actions or speaking
funny; humorous; playfully joking
detriment
a disadvantage; something that causes harm, damage, or loss
dexterous
skilled; skillful in using the hands or body
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Honors English 10 review chapters 6-10 Advancing Vocab Skills
Attrition
Circumvent
Cohesive
Grievous
A natural loss of individuals (noun)
To avoid (verb)
Connected (adjective)
Terrible (adjective)
Attrition
A natural loss of individuals (noun)
Circumvent
To avoid (verb)
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Advanced English vocabulary and Reading skills (09/22/15)
Hypothesis
Incidentally
Category
Vary
An idea or theory that is not proven.
By the way.
Group of things that all have the same qualities.
Different
Hypothesis
An idea or theory that is not proven.
Incidentally
By the way.
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Advanced Vocabulary Skill Words Unit Two Ms Leigh English 2
1) equivocate
2) fortuitous
3) impeccable
4) liaison
to be unclear
accidental
flawless
a link
1) equivocate
to be unclear
2) fortuitous
accidental
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Advanced Vocabulary Skill Words Unit One Ms Leigh English 2
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
Skillful in using the hands or body
Careful about moral standards; conscientious
Humorous; playfully joking
detriment
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
dexterous
Skillful in using the hands or body
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Advanced Vocabulary Skill Words Unit Three Ms Leigh English 2
1) advocate
47) meticulous
2) antipathy
45) magnanimous
to promote
...
a strong dislike
...
1) advocate
to promote
47) meticulous
...
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Chapter 1 Advancing Vocabulary Skills (From Book) Translated To French With English Definitions
Facétieux
Ostentatoire
Optimum
Détriment
Humorous;playfully joking
Meant to impress others;flashy
Best possible; most favorable; most desirable
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
Facétieux
Humorous;playfully joking
Ostentatoire
Meant to impress others;flashy
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 2(From That Book) Translated To French with English defintions
Susciter
Rudimentaire
Résilient
Collaborer
To bring about by moving others to action; stir up
Fundamental; necessary to learn first
Able to recover quickly from harm, illness, or misfortune
To work together on a project; cooperate in an effort
Susciter
To bring about by moving others to action; stir up
Rudimentaire
Fundamental; necessary to learn first
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills-Chapter 9
depreciate
indiscriminate
sedentary
tenet
Verb: to fall or decrease in value or price; to lower the value
Adjective: not chosen carefully; not based on careful selection
Adjective: marked by much sitting; requiring or taking little…
Noun: an opinion, belief, or principle held to be true
depreciate
Verb: to fall or decrease in value or price; to lower the value
indiscriminate
Adjective: not chosen carefully; not based on careful selection
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Unit 1
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
Skillful in using the hands or body
Careful about moral standards; conscientious
Humorous; playfully joking
detriment
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
dexterous
Skillful in using the hands or body
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 4
relinquish
impetuous
maudlin
berate
to surrender
done or acting in a hurry, with little thought
tearfully sentimental
to criticize or scold harshly
relinquish
to surrender
impetuous
done or acting in a hurry, with little thought
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 7
tenet
terse
nebulous
relegate
a belief or principle held to be true by an individual or group
brief and clear; effectively concise
vague; unclear
to assign to a less important satisfying position, place, or…
tenet
a belief or principle held to be true by an individual or group
terse
brief and clear; effectively concise
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills - Chapter 2
Collaborate
Instigate
Scoff
Squelch
(v) to act as a team... --to work together on a project... --to coo…
(v) to cause... --to bring about by moving others to action... --to…
(v) to laugh at... --to make fun of... --to mock... --to refuse to tak…
(v) to hold back... --to silence or suppress... --to crush
Collaborate
(v) to act as a team... --to work together on a project... --to coo…
Instigate
(v) to cause... --to bring about by moving others to action... --to…
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 8
liability
clandestine
incongruous
contingency
something that acts as a disadvantage; a drawback
done in secret; kept hidden
out of place; having parts that are not in harmony or that ar…
a possible future event that must be prepared for or guarded…
liability
something that acts as a disadvantage; a drawback
clandestine
done in secret; kept hidden
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Chapter 3 Advancing Vocabulary Skills
ambiguous
dissident
embellish
fritter
unclear; able to be interpreted in more than one way; not clear
a rebel; a person opposed to established ideas or beliefs, es…
to decorate; beautify by adding details
to waste; to spend or waste a little at a time
ambiguous
unclear; able to be interpreted in more than one way; not clear
dissident
a rebel; a person opposed to established ideas or beliefs, es…
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 1
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
something that causes damage, harm, or loss
skillful in using hands or body
good judgement or tact in actions or speaking
humorous; playfully joking
detriment
something that causes damage, harm, or loss
dexterous
skillful in using hands or body
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 1
facetious
ostentatious
optimum
detriment
Humorous; playfully joking
Meant to impress others; flashy
Best; most favorable; most desirable
Something that causes damage, harm, or loss
facetious
Humorous; playfully joking
ostentatious
Meant to impress others; flashy
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 24
-cian, -ian
Dec-
duc, duct
-en
a person who has expertise in this field
ten
to lead, guide, or draw off
made of
-cian, -ian
a person who has expertise in this field
Dec-
ten
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Chapter 17 Advancing Vocabulary Skills
exhort
flamboyant
foible
innocuous
(v.) To urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
(adj.) Flashy; very showy; strikingly bold
(n.) A minor failing or character flaw; a minor fault in beha…
(adj.) Without bad effects; harmless; inoffensive
exhort
(v.) To urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
flamboyant
(adj.) Flashy; very showy; strikingly bold
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills: Ch. 5
dormant
disseminate
irrevocable
proliferation
(adj) inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
(v) to spread or scatter widely; distribute
(adj) not able to be canceled or undone; irreversible
(n) a rapid spread or increase
dormant
(adj) inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
disseminate
(v) to spread or scatter widely; distribute
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Chapter 23 Advancing Vocabulary Skills
Analogy
Annihilate
Criterion
Emanate
(n.) A comparison of two different things that are alike in s…
(v.) To destroy completely
(n.) a rule, test; a standard for judgment or evaluation
(v.) To flow or come out from a source; come forth
Analogy
(n.) A comparison of two different things that are alike in s…
Annihilate
(v.) To destroy completely
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 21
Decorum
Espouse
Exhilaration
Exorbitant
Correctness in Behavior and manners; standards or conventions…
To support, argue for, or adopt (an idea or cause)
Cheerfulness; High spirits
Excessive, especially in amount, cost, or price; beyond what…
Decorum
Correctness in Behavior and manners; standards or conventions…
Espouse
To support, argue for, or adopt (an idea or cause)
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 29
Adroit
Constituent
Contention
Irreparable
Skillful and cleaver under challenging conditions
A member of a group represented by an elected official
A claim that something is true; a declaration
Not able to be repaired or made better
Adroit
Skillful and cleaver under challenging conditions
Constituent
A member of a group represented by an elected official
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills- Ch 11
Clandestine
contingency
egocentric
exonerate
(adj.) secret, concealed; underhanded
a possible future event that must be prepared for or guarded…
a self-centered person with little regard for others
to clear from a charge or accusation
Clandestine
(adj.) secret, concealed; underhanded
contingency
a possible future event that must be prepared for or guarded…
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills - Chapter 5
dormant
disseminate
irrevocable
proliferation
Inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
To spread or scatter widely; distribute
Not able to be canceled or undone; irreversible
A rapid spread or increase
dormant
Inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
disseminate
To spread or scatter widely; distribute
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 25
Disparity
Forestall
Insidious
Insinuate
an inequality or difference, as in ages or amounts
to prevent or hinder by taking action beforehand
working or spreading harmfully but in a manner hard to notice…
to suggest slyly
Disparity
an inequality or difference, as in ages or amounts
Forestall
to prevent or hinder by taking action beforehand
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills - Chapter 5
dormant
disseminate
irrevocable
proliferation
Inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
To spread or scatter widely; distribute
Not able to be canceled or undone; irreversible
A rapid spread or increase
dormant
Inactive; alive but not actively growing, as if asleep
disseminate
To spread or scatter widely; distribute
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 30
Abrasive
Admonish
Antithesis
Culmination
Able to cause a wearing away by rubbing or scraping; rough; i…
To scold gently but seriously; caution; give a warning
The exact opposite
The highest point or degree of a series of actions or events;…
Abrasive
Able to cause a wearing away by rubbing or scraping; rough; i…
Admonish
To scold gently but seriously; caution; give a warning
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 27
Innuendo
Expedite
Rebuke
Vehement
an indirect remark or gesture usually suggesting something
to speed up or ease the progress of
to scold sharply; express blame or disapproval
intense; forceful
Innuendo
an indirect remark or gesture usually suggesting something
Expedite
to speed up or ease the progress of
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 23
Analogy
Annihilate
Criterion
Emanate
A comparison between two things in order to clarify or dramat…
To destroy completely; Reduce to nothingness
A standard by which something is or can be judged
To flow or come out from a source; Come forth
Analogy
A comparison between two things in order to clarify or dramat…
Annihilate
To destroy completely; Reduce to nothingness
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Chapter 12 Advancing Vocabulary Skills
a-, an-
bibl-, biblio-
fid
-ism
without
book
loyalty
a set of beliefs
a-, an-
without
bibl-, biblio-
book
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Chapter 2 Advancing Vocabulary Skills
collaborate
despondent
instigate
resilient
to work together on a project
overwhelmed with sadness
to cause; stir up
quick to recover
collaborate
to work together on a project
despondent
overwhelmed with sadness
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 7
tenet
terse
nebulous
relegate
a belief or principle held to be true by an individual or group
brief and clear; effectively concise
vague; unclear
to assign to a less important satisfying position, place, or…
tenet
a belief or principle held to be true by an individual or group
terse
brief and clear; effectively concise
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Ch. 3
ambiguous
dissident
embellish
fritter away
unclear
rebel
decorate
to waste
ambiguous
unclear
dissident
rebel
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills-Chapter 9
depreciate
indiscriminate
sedentary
tenet
Verb: to fall or decrease in value or price; to lower the value
Adjective: not chosen carefully; not based on careful selection
Adjective: marked by much sitting; requiring or taking little…
Noun: an opinion, belief, or principle held to be true
depreciate
Verb: to fall or decrease in value or price; to lower the value
indiscriminate
Adjective: not chosen carefully; not based on careful selection
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Advancing Vocabulary Skills Chapter 9
mesmerize
metamorphosis
travesty
perfunctory
to hypnotize or fascinate; hold spellbound
a great or complete change; transformation
a crude, exaggerated, or ridiculous representation; mockery
done only as a routine, with little care or interest; perform…
mesmerize
to hypnotize or fascinate; hold spellbound
metamorphosis
a great or complete change; transformation
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