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15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
cull
defer
to find out for certain
to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
to select and remove weak or inferior members from
to put off or postpone; to yield to out of respect for the kn…
ascertain
to find out for certain
chastise
to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
17 terms
Advanced English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8
adept
audible
azure
banter
adj. highly skilled; expert
adj. capable of being heard
n. and adj. the blue color of a cloudless sky
v. to exchange playful, teasing remarks; light playful conver…
adept
adj. highly skilled; expert
audible
adj. capable of being heard
9 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14 - definition
To be irrepressible
A mire is
A sublime poem
A congenial person is one
is to be unable to control one's self.
a serious disagreement.
is one that uplifts and ennobles.
who gets along easily with others.
To be irrepressible
is to be unable to control one's self.
A mire is
a serious disagreement.
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15- definition
ascertain
chastise
cull
defer
v. to find out for certain
v. to punish by beating
v. to select and remove weak or inferior members from
v. to yield to out of respect for the knowledge or authority…
ascertain
v. to find out for certain
chastise
v. to punish by beating
20 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 10
abject
advocate
atrocity
atrocious
adj. most miserable; wretched
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
n. an act of great cruelty and wickedness
adj. very brutal, wicked or cruel
abject
adj. most miserable; wretched
advocate
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
10 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
assimilate
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to absorb into a population
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12 definition
accede
affluent
arbitrary
artisan
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or ne…
n. one able to do skilled work with the hands; a craftsperson
accede
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
affluent
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 2
abrasion
abrasion
abrasive
clad
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
n. a scraped or worn area
adj. causing wear by rubbing
adj. clothed or covered
abrasion
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
abrasion
n. a scraped or worn area
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15 - sentence
ascertain
chastised
cull
deference
The manager sent Terry to ____________ whether there is room…
It is embarrassing to be ____________in public.
Game wardens __________the deer herd when it grows too large…
Our parents taught my borther and me to show ____________to o…
ascertain
The manager sent Terry to ____________ whether there is room…
chastised
It is embarrassing to be ____________in public.
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14 - sentences
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigmatic
The people in the small Italian town were very ___________ wh…
The writing in these old letters is so faded that it ... is alm…
Students taking the biology course ______________a dead frog…
After I heard Lucia's _____________phone message, I called he…
congenial
The people in the small Italian town were very ___________ wh…
decipher
The writing in these old letters is so faded that it ... is alm…
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12
ostentatious
prolific
reticent
legacy
adj. extravagantly showy or ornate
adj. abundantly productive
adj. inclined to keep one's thoughts and feelings to oneself;…
n. money or property left to another in a will
ostentatious
adj. extravagantly showy or ornate
prolific
adj. abundantly productive
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12
accede
affluent
arbitrary
artisan
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or ne…
n. one able to do skilled work with the hands; a craftsperson
accede
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
affluent
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
23 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 13
ardor
assail (1)
asset (1)
barter (v.)
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
v. to attack violently or verbally
n. anything owned that is of value and can be sold or otherwi…
v. to exchange goods or services without the use of money.
ardor
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
assail (1)
v. to attack violently or verbally
15 terms
WORDLY WISE -- Book 8 Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
cull
defer
n. to find out for certain
v. to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
v. to select and remove weak or inferior members from
v. to put off or postpone; to yield to out of respect for the…
ascertain
n. to find out for certain
chastise
v. to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 2
abrasion... abrasive
clad
corroborate
cursory
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction... n. a scraped or…
adj. clothed or covered
v. to provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
adj. done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
abrasion... abrasive
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction... n. a scraped or…
clad
adj. clothed or covered
17 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 14
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigma
1. adj. Getting along well with others: affable.... 2. Suited to…
1. v. To convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary…
1. v. To cut into in order to study.... 2. To study closely; to…
1. n. Anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figur…
congenial
1. adj. Getting along well with others: affable.... 2. Suited to…
decipher
1. v. To convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary…
15 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
n. total absence of government... n. lack of order; total confus…
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to bring before a court to face charges
v. to absorb into a population... v to take in a part and absorb…
anarchy
n. total absence of government... n. lack of order; total confus…
apprehend
v. to seize; to arrest
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 5
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
adj. willing to take risks; daring ... showing disrespect or a…
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of... s;…
adj. thorough; careful... honest, principled... s; reliable a; reck…
v. to give a picture of; to describe... s; illustrate a; talk... At…
audacious
adj. willing to take risks; daring ... showing disrespect or a…
confiscate
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of... s;…
28 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 2
abrasion
abrasion
abrasive
clad
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
n. a scraped or worn area
adj. causing wear by rubbing
adj. clothed or covered
abrasion
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
abrasion
n. a scraped or worn area
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 18
aperture
cache
combustible
delegate
n. an opening or hole.
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
adj. capable of catching fire or burning
n. a person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
aperture
n. an opening or hole.
cache
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
26 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8
adept
audible
azure
banter
adj. highly skilled
adj. capable of being heard
n. and adj. the blue color of a cloudless sky
v. to exchange playful, teasing remarks
adept
adj. highly skilled
audible
adj. capable of being heard
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
cull
defer
to find out for certain
to punish by beating
to select and remove weak or inferior members from
to put off or postpone
ascertain
to find out for certain
chastise
to punish by beating
26 terms
wc - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 7
claustrophobia
colleague
condescend
condescend 2
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
v. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior
v. to behave in an offensively superior manner
claustrophobia
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
colleague
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 1
avid
avid
brusque
concise
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
adj. eager; enthusiastic
adj. abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
adj. short and to the point
avid
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
avid
adj. eager; enthusiastic
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 11
augment
benign
connoisseur
discern
To increase in size, amount, or degree
Kind; gracious; gentle OR Favorable; not threatening
A person with extensive knowledge, especially of the fine art…
To detect with the eyes OR to understand or comprehend OR to…
augment
To increase in size, amount, or degree
benign
Kind; gracious; gentle OR Favorable; not threatening
10 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
assimilate
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to absorb into a population
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
cull
defer
to find out for certain
to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
to select and remove weak or inferior members from
to put off or postpone; to yield to out of respect for the kn…
ascertain
to find out for certain
chastise
to punish by beating; to rebuke or criticize severely
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 17
accord
affirm
bequeath
citadel
a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
to declare positively
to pass on to others
a fortress on a hill; a stronghold
accord
a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
affirm
to declare positively
19 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
chastise
cull
v. to find out for certain
v. to punish by beating
v. to rebuke or criticize severely
v. to select and remove weak or inferior members from
ascertain
v. to find out for certain
chastise
v. to punish by beating
10 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
assimilate
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to absorb into a population
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12
accede
affluent
arbitrary
artisan
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or ne…
n. one able to do skilled work with the hands; a craftsperson
accede
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
affluent
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
24 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 5
audacious
audacious
audacity
confiscate
adj. willing to take risks; daring
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
n. willingness to take risks by showing excessive boldness
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of
audacious
adj. willing to take risks; daring
audacious
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
10 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
assimilate
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to absorb into a population
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
19 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 9
abet
agile
allot
balmy
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
v. to assign or distribute as a portion of share
adj. soothing, mild
abet
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
agile
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
25 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 4
abhor
abhorrent
affable
affability
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious
n. friendliness of manner
abhor
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
abhorrent
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 5
confiscate
audacious
conscientious
depict
to take by force
daring; willing to take risks
thorough; pays attention to detail; careful
describe; to give a picture of
confiscate
to take by force
audacious
daring; willing to take risks
30 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order
v. to seize
v. to bring before a court to face charges
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order
10 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12 - definition matching
A panorama is
A prolific poet is one who
A reticent person
An artisan is
a complete view in all directions.
produces a large body of work.
is quiet and says little.
a worker skilled at a trade or craft.
A panorama is
a complete view in all directions.
A prolific poet is one who
produces a large body of work.
23 terms
Advanced - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 9
abet
agile
allot
balmy
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
v. to assign or distribute as a portion of share
adj. soothing, mild
abet
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
agile
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
15 terms
- English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
n. total absence of government... n. lack of order; total confus…
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to bring before a court to face charges
v. to absorb into a population... v to take in a part and absorb…
anarchy
n. total absence of government... n. lack of order; total confus…
apprehend
v. to seize; to arrest
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 2
abrasion
clad
corroborate
cursory
scraped or worn area
clothed or covered
to provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
done in a hurry with little care to detail
abrasion
scraped or worn area
clad
clothed or covered
23 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 7
claustrophobia
colleague
condescend
condescend
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
v. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior
v. to behave in an offensively superior manner
claustrophobia
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
colleague
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12 - Applying the Meanings
acceded
affluent
arbitrary
Artisans
Myron _________to the wishes of his colleagues when he stoppe…
Although Cicely was not from an _________family, she could at…
Even though our choice of restaurant was __________, the food…
____________working with leather, yarn, and clay displayed th…
acceded
Myron _________to the wishes of his colleagues when he stoppe…
affluent
Although Cicely was not from an _________family, she could at…
15 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 5
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
adj. willing to take risks; daring ... showing disrespect or a…
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of
adj. thorough; careful... honest, principled
v. to give a picture of; to describe
audacious
adj. willing to take risks; daring ... showing disrespect or a…
confiscate
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of
38 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 5
audacious
audacious
audacity
confiscate
adj. willing to take risks
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
n. willingness to take risks by showing excessive boldness
v. to seize, by force if necessary
audacious
adj. willing to take risks
audacious
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigma
adj. getting along well with others; affable
v. to interpret the meaning of something
v. to cut in order to study
n. anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figure o…
congenial
adj. getting along well with others; affable
decipher
v. to interpret the meaning of something
35 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 4
abhor
abhorrent
affable
affability
v. to shrink from in disgust
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
adj. pleasant
n. friendliness of manner
abhor
v. to shrink from in disgust
abhorrent
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
20 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 15
ascertain
chastise
chastise
cull
v. to find out for certain
v. to punish by beating
v. to rebuke or criticize severely
v. to select and remove weak or inferior members from
ascertain
v. to find out for certain
chastise
v. to punish by beating
31 terms
English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 13
ardent
ardor
assail
assail
adj. intensely eager
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
v. to attack violently or verbally
v. to trouble in the mind.
ardent
adj. intensely eager
ardor
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigma
adj. getting along well with others; affable, suited to one's…
v. to convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary lan…
v. to cut in order to study or study closely; to analyze
n. anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figure o…
congenial
adj. getting along well with others; affable, suited to one's…
decipher
v. to convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary lan…
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