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Wordly Wise Final Definition
Aperture
Cache
Culminate
Fervor/Fervent
1.An opening or hole.
1. A hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuable…
1. To reach or bring to the highest point. ... 2. The result of…
1. Having or showing great warmth or deep feeling; intensity…
Aperture
1.An opening or hole.
Cache
1. A hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuable…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3 - 4th Grade Writing
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…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4 - 4th Grade Writing
average
border
cocoon
flutter
The usual amount or kind of something.... The result of adding…
A dividing line between two states or countries.... The edge of…
The silky case that a caterpillar makes to protect itself for…
To wave or flap quickly.
average
The usual amount or kind of something.... The result of adding…
border
A dividing line between two states or countries.... The edge of…
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Part 2- Definitions- Wordly Wise Final
Sporadic
Patriarch
Memento
Philanthropy
adj. Happening occasionally; not regularly.
n. The male founder or ruler, such as of a family or tribe.
n. Something kept as a reminder of a past event; a souvenir.
n. An attempt to improve the well-being of those in need by d…
Sporadic
adj. Happening occasionally; not regularly.
Patriarch
n. The male founder or ruler, such as of a family or tribe.
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Part 1- Definitions- Wordly Wise Final
Vignette
Delegate
Augment
Impersonate
A short sketch that provides a clear picture
n. A person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
To increase in size, amount, or degree.
v. To assume the character or appearance of.... 2. To mimic.
Vignette
A short sketch that provides a clear picture
Delegate
n. A person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
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Part 3- Definitions - Wordly Wise Final
Haggard
Contagious
Stagnate
Connoisseur
adj. Having a tired look; worn out.
adj. Able to be passed easily from one person to another.
v. To fail to develop, change, or move.... Stagnant- adj. Not m…
n. A person with extensive knowledge, especially of the fine…
Haggard
adj. Having a tired look; worn out.
Contagious
adj. Able to be passed easily from one person to another.
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Writing- Wordly Wise 9
Accumulate
Aggravate
Conserve
Contamination
To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or gather
To make worse ... OR ... To anger or annoy ... OR... A source of annoyanc…
To save by using carefully ... OR... The saving or protection of so…
To harm by contact of something that is undesirable ... OR... The a…
Accumulate
To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or gather
Aggravate
To make worse ... OR ... To anger or annoy ... OR... A source of annoyanc…
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Writing Wordly Wise #1
accompany
beneficial
captive
convenient
v 1. To go along with; to be together... 2. To play a musical in…
adj. 1. Being of use; helpful; favorable
n. 1. One that is held prisoner... adj. 1. Unable to escape or g…
adj. Suitable for one's need; making life easier or more comf…
accompany
v 1. To go along with; to be together... 2. To play a musical in…
beneficial
adj. 1. Being of use; helpful; favorable
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2 -definitions
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
NOUN:... 1. Promptness in responding.... 2. Eagerness.
NOUN:... 1. A large group of people or things.... 2. An orderly arr…
VERB:... To draw a conclusion from given facts.
VERB: ... 1. To weigh down or burden.... 2. To impede the action of.
alacrity
NOUN:... 1. Promptness in responding.... 2. Eagerness.
array
NOUN:... 1. A large group of people or things.... 2. An orderly arr…
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Wordly Wise 7 Definitions
brawl
casual
constant
excel
n. A rough, noisy fight.... v. To fight noisily.
adj. 1. Not planned.... 2. Not regular; occasional.... 3. Suitable…
adj. 1. Not changing... 2. Loyal; faithful.... 3. Without a pause;…
v. To do well; to be better or greater than others.
brawl
n. A rough, noisy fight.... v. To fight noisily.
casual
adj. 1. Not planned.... 2. Not regular; occasional.... 3. Suitable…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2 - 4th Grade Writing
attract... attractive... attraction
crew
dangle
drift
To bring or draw closer.... Pleasing to the eye or mind.... Somethi…
A group of people working together, especially one that runs…
to hang loosely.
A pile of sand or snow created by moving air or water.... To be…
attract... attractive... attraction
To bring or draw closer.... Pleasing to the eye or mind.... Somethi…
crew
A group of people working together, especially one that runs…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 8 (definitions)
adroit
affront
avocation
crusade
adj. Clever at dealing with difficult situations; adept; skil…
v. To insult or to offend verbally... n. A deliberate insult or…
n. An activity pursued for pleasure; a hobby
n. A prolonged, impassioned struggle for what is believed to…
adroit
adj. Clever at dealing with difficult situations; adept; skil…
affront
v. To insult or to offend verbally... n. A deliberate insult or…
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Write Out Wordly Wise
enervate
epicure
infinitesimal
primeval
to lessen the vigor or strength of; to enfeeble
one with discriminating taste, especially but not exclusively…
extremely small in size or quantity
of or relating to the earliest ages; primitive
enervate
to lessen the vigor or strength of; to enfeeble
epicure
one with discriminating taste, especially but not exclusively…
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Wordly Wise 7 Definitions
colleague
condescend
contingent
daunt
n.... an associate or coworker of similar status
v.... 1. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior... 2…
adj.... 1. conditional; depending on something else... 2. likely, b…
v. ... to discourage or intimidate
colleague
n.... an associate or coworker of similar status
condescend
v.... 1. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior... 2…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 12 (definitions)
adversity
cardinal
credible
empathize
n. misfortune; hardship
adj. most important; chief
adj. believable; reliable
v. to show or feel understanding of another's feelings or pro…
adversity
n. misfortune; hardship
cardinal
adj. most important; chief
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Wordly Wise 5 Definitions
Antics
Attire
Captivate
Deft
A playful or funny act
Clothes
To win
Quick and confident
Antics
A playful or funny act
Attire
Clothes
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Wordly Wise 2 (definitions)
affect
calculate
climate
column
To bring about a change in OR ... to pretend to be or to have.
To find the answer by using arithmetic OR... to figure out by re…
The average weather conditions of an area.
A row of figures or words running down a printed page; anythi…
affect
To bring about a change in OR ... to pretend to be or to have.
calculate
To find the answer by using arithmetic OR... to figure out by re…
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Wordly Wise 14 Definitions
access... accessible
associate
boisterous
brilliant
n. ... 1. freedom or permission to enter... 2. a way of approach or…
v.... 1. to bring together in the mind... 2. to come or be together…
adj.... noisy and uncontrolled
adj.... 1. very bright; sparkling... 2. very clever or smart
access... accessible
n. ... 1. freedom or permission to enter... 2. a way of approach or…
associate
v.... 1. to bring together in the mind... 2. to come or be together…
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Wordly Wise Final Part 1- Matching Definition
vignette
delegate
innovation
augment
A short sketch that provides a clear picture
1. A person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
Something new; a new way of doing something
To increase in size, amount, or degree
vignette
A short sketch that provides a clear picture
delegate
1. A person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
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Wordly Wise Final Exam
Affection
Eloquence
Contributed
Arrogant
Fondness
Skill
Donated
Prideful
Affection
Fondness
Eloquence
Skill
150 terms
Wordly Wise Definitions
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
To become weaker; To decrease
To admit the existence of
1) A person who acts or does business for another... 2) Somethi…
1) The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action…
abate
To become weaker; To decrease
acknowledge
To admit the existence of
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Wordly Wise 3 Definitions
Abundant
Arid
Distinct
Graze
More than enough: plenty
Having little or no rain fall: very dry
Not the same: different or seperate
To touch lightly when passing
Abundant
More than enough: plenty
Arid
Having little or no rain fall: very dry
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Wordly Wise 4 Definitions
Aloft
Attain
Buffet
Elude
Up in the air
To reach: To arrive at
A meal laid out for guests to help themselves
To escape by being quick or clever
Aloft
Up in the air
Attain
To reach: To arrive at
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Saadah Wordly Wise Definitions
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
More than enough; plentiful... abundance A great amount... There w…
Having little no rainfall; very dry... The Sahara Desert is a v…
Not the same; different or separate... Unmistakable; definite... A…
To feed on growing grass... The cows were _______ in the field.…
abundant
More than enough; plentiful... abundance A great amount... There w…
arid
Having little no rainfall; very dry... The Sahara Desert is a v…
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7th grade Wordly Wise definitions
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
to become weaker; decrease
to admit the existence of
a person who does business for another
the right to give orders
abate
to become weaker; decrease
acknowledge
to admit the existence of
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2-Writing
arrogant
boycott
campaign
ceremony
showing to much pride in oneself
to join in refusing to deal with a person or group
a series of actions intended to accomplish a goal
a formal event held in honor of a special occasion
arrogant
showing to much pride in oneself
boycott
to join in refusing to deal with a person or group
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Wordly Wise Final All 73 Definitions- All Parts
Haggard
Contagious
Stagnate
Connoisseur
adj. Having a tired look; worn out.
adj. Able to be passed easily from one person to another.
v. To fail to develop, change, or move.... Stagnant- adj. Not m…
n. A person with extensive knowledge, especially of the fine…
Haggard
adj. Having a tired look; worn out.
Contagious
adj. Able to be passed easily from one person to another.
25 terms
Wordly Wise Final: Part 1, Matching Definitions
vignette
delegate
innovation
augment
a short sketch that provides a clear picture
1. a person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
something new; a new way of doing something
to increase in size, amount, or degree
vignette
a short sketch that provides a clear picture
delegate
1. a person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
15 terms
Wordly Wise , Lesson 9 - definitions
Absurd
Accomplish
Ascend
Dense
adj. So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly.
v. To do something by making an effort; to complete successfu…
v. To rise, usually in a steady way.
adj. 1. Tightly packed; crowded close together.... 2. Thick; har…
Absurd
adj. So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly.
Accomplish
v. To do something by making an effort; to complete successfu…
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7th Wordly Wise 4 definitions
acquire
antagonize
competent
comprise
to gain ownership
to stir up anger or dislike
have the ability to do what is needed
to form; to make up
acquire
to gain ownership
antagonize
to stir up anger or dislike
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wordly wise definitions for final exam 2015
Adept
Audible
Azure
Banter
Highly skilled, expert
Capable of being heard
The blue color of a cloudless sky
To exchange playful teasing remarks... Light, playful conversation
Adept
Highly skilled, expert
Audible
Capable of being heard
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Definitions from Wordly Wise
accustom
accustomed(1)
accustomed(2)
alert(adj)
v. to make familiar
adj. usual
adj. used to
adj. watchful and wide-awake
accustom
v. to make familiar
accustomed(1)
adj. usual
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Wordly Wise - Chapter 10 Definitions
available
bondage
donate
establish
(adj) easy to get; present and ready for use
(n) the state of being a slave
(v) to give to those in need, especially through an organizat…
(v) to set up or begin... (v) to show to be true
available
(adj) easy to get; present and ready for use
bondage
(n) the state of being a slave
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Wordly Wise cumulative part 2: writing sentences.
evict
impartial
irrelevant
astute
To force out of property by taking legal action
Not favoring one side more than another;fair.
Having nothing to do with the subject.
Wise ina clever or practical way.
evict
To force out of property by taking legal action
impartial
Not favoring one side more than another;fair.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 10 (definitions)
amputate
aptitude
beneficiary
boon
v. to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
n. a natural talent
n. a person who benefits or gains an advantage from something
n. a welcome gift or blessing
amputate
v. to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
aptitude
n. a natural talent
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 7 Lesson 19 - Definitions
Adverse
Aloof
Alternative
Canine
adj. Working against; serving to oppose
adj. Remote or distant, usually by choice; showing no interest
adj. Allowing a choice between two or more things
adj. Of, or relating to, dogs or related animals
Adverse
adj. Working against; serving to oppose
Aloof
adj. Remote or distant, usually by choice; showing no interest
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Wordly Wise Lesson 1 - Definitions
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
To look at closely.
Causing death.
An important or special part of something.
cylinder
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
examine
To look at closely.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 6 (definitions)
apropos
ascendancy
assess
aver
adj. Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
n. Controlling influence; domination
v. To analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of
v. To declare positively; to state as the truth
apropos
adj. Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
ascendancy
n. Controlling influence; domination
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Wordly Wise Lesson 2: Definitions
Aroma
Beverage
Bland
Brittle
1. A smell or odor, especially a pleasant one. Noun.
1. A liquid used as a drink. Noun.
1. Lacking a strong flavor. Adjective.... 2. Not irritating,exci…
1. Easily broken; not flexible. Adjective.
Aroma
1. A smell or odor, especially a pleasant one. Noun.
Beverage
1. A liquid used as a drink. Noun.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 5 (definitions)
callow
contemporary
cynical
despot
adj. Young and inexperienced; immature
n. A person living during the same period as another... adj. Exi…
adj. Doubtful of the sincerity of others' motives
n. A dictator with absolute power or tyrannical control over…
callow
adj. Young and inexperienced; immature
contemporary
n. A person living during the same period as another... adj. Exi…
18 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 2 Definitions - 5th Grade
Aroma
Beverage
Brittle
Cluster
A smell or odor, especially a pleasant one
A liquid used as a drink
Easily Broken, not flexible
A number of similar things grouped together
Aroma
A smell or odor, especially a pleasant one
Beverage
A liquid used as a drink
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1 Definitions
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
regret strongly
poor enough to need help from others
take away from; diminish in value
free from slavery or servitude
bewail
regret strongly
destitute
poor enough to need help from others
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Writing Lab Final Exam Wordly Definitions
Tycoon
Luminous
Stamina
Congenial
N. A wealth and powerful businessperson.
adj. 1. Giving off light.... 2. Clear; easy to understand.
n. Physical strength or courage to resist hardship, illness,…
adj. 1. Getting along well with others; affable.... 2. Suited…
Tycoon
N. A wealth and powerful businessperson.
Luminous
adj. 1. Giving off light.... 2. Clear; easy to understand.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2 -definitions
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
NOUN:... 1. Promptness in responding.... 2. Eagerness.
NOUN:... 1. A large group of people or things.... 2. An orderly arr…
VERB:... To draw a conclusion from given facts.
VERB: ... 1. To weigh down or burden.... 2. To impede the action of.
alacrity
NOUN:... 1. Promptness in responding.... 2. Eagerness.
array
NOUN:... 1. A large group of people or things.... 2. An orderly arr…
15 terms
6th grade Wordly Wise 2 - definitions
arrogant
boycott
campaign
ceremony
too much pride in oneself
join in refusing to deal with others
a series of actions to accomplish a goal
formal event in honor of a special occasion
arrogant
too much pride in oneself
boycott
join in refusing to deal with others
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 6 Definitions
abolish
agony
catapult
character
(v) to bring to an end; to do away with
(n) great pain of mind or body; suffering
(n) a machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with gr…
(n) the qualities that make a person or place different or sp…
abolish
(v) to bring to an end; to do away with
agony
(n) great pain of mind or body; suffering
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Wordly Wise - Lesson 13 definitions
accommodate
aggressive
bask
conceal
(v) To have or to find room for... (v) To do a favor for
(adj) ready to attack or to start fights; acting in a hostile…
(v) to relax where it is pleasantly warm... (v) to enjoy a warm…
(v) to keep something or someone from being seen or known; to…
accommodate
(v) To have or to find room for... (v) To do a favor for
aggressive
(adj) ready to attack or to start fights; acting in a hostile…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Definitions
affect
calculate
climate
column
1. To bring about a change in.... 2. To pretend to be or to have.
1. To find the answer by using arithmetic.... 2. To figure out b…
The average weather conditions of an area.
1. A row of figures or words running down a printed page.... 2.…
affect
1. To bring about a change in.... 2. To pretend to be or to have.
calculate
1. To find the answer by using arithmetic.... 2. To figure out b…
17 terms
Wordly Wise: Lesson 4 Definitions
average
average
border
border
the usual amount or kind of something
the result of adding a set of numbers and then dividing the t…
a dividing line between two states or countries
the edge of something
average
the usual amount or kind of something
average
the result of adding a set of numbers and then dividing the t…
20 terms
Wordly Wise Final
eloquent
degrade
splendor
jeopardy
adj - skilled at speaking or writing; having the power to mov…
v - to bring shame or disgrace upon
n - magnificence; brilliance of appearance
n - danger
eloquent
adj - skilled at speaking or writing; having the power to mov…
degrade
v - to bring shame or disgrace upon
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