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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocab Unit 9
accomplice
annihilate
arbitrary
brazen
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime
(v.) to destroy completely
(adj.) unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without r…
(adj.) shameless, impudent
accomplice
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime
annihilate
(v.) to destroy completely
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English 9 Unit 4
abscond
abscond
abscond
access
(v.) to run off and hide
synonyms: bolt, make off
Thieves who _____________________ with several of the museum'…
(n.) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an in…
abscond
(v.) to run off and hide
abscond
synonyms: bolt, make off
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Unit 8
inanimate
incinerate
intrepid
larceny
(adj.) not having life; without energy or spirit
(v.) to burn to ashes... syn: burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
(adj.) very brave, fearless, unshakable
(n.) theft
inanimate
(adj.) not having life; without energy or spirit
incinerate
(v.) to burn to ashes... syn: burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
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English 9 Unit 2
adjourn
adjourn
adjourn
alien
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
synonyms: postpone, discontinue
(n.) a citizen of another country (adj.) foreign, strange
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
adjourn
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
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English 9 Unit 1
Admonish
Admonish
Admonish
Breach
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
The librarian had to _____________________ the noisy students…
Synonyms: reprimand, call on the carpet
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
Admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
Admonish
The librarian had to _____________________ the noisy students…
Unit 9 (English 9)
uni (root)
uniform (adj)
unison (n)
unanimous (adj)
one
the same all the way through; consistent
in one voice
showing complete agreement
uni (root)
one
uniform (adj)
the same all the way through; consistent
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English 9 - UNIT 9 (Definitions)
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become less…
praise or flattery that is excessive
an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denunciation
shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
abate
to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become less…
adulation
praise or flattery that is excessive
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English 9 Unit 7
Adieu
Adieu
Adieu
Advent
(int.) "Farewell!" ; (n.) a farewell
Synonyms: "So long," good-bye
You have reached the stage of life where you must expect to s…
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
Adieu
(int.) "Farewell!" ; (n.) a farewell
Adieu
Synonyms: "So long," good-bye
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English 9 Unit 6
atone
atone
atone
bondage
(v.) to make up for
Synonym: expiate
In some early societies, people who committed certain crimes…
(n.) slavery; any state of being bound or held down
atone
(v.) to make up for
atone
Synonym: expiate
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English 9 Unit 5
accomplice
accomplice
accomplice
annihilate
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime
synonym: partner in crime
The driver of the getaway car was arrested and tried as an __…
(v.) to destroy completely
accomplice
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime
accomplice
synonym: partner in crime
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 3A
prolific
reprove
symmetry
tranquil
(adj) causing plentiful growth
(v) to scold or correct usually gently or with kindly intent
(n) equal on both sides of a dividing line
(adj) calm, free from disturbance
prolific
(adj) causing plentiful growth
reprove
(v) to scold or correct usually gently or with kindly intent
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English 9 Unit 8
assurance
assurance
assurance
asylum
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
synonyms: promise, sureness
The airport was built with the _________________________ that…
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
assurance
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
assurance
synonyms: promise, sureness
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English 9 - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
The same all the way through; consistent
One voice
Showing complete agreement
A speech made by a single person
uniform
The same all the way through; consistent
unison
One voice
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 5A
affable
ambivalence
ameliorate
audacity
(adj) pleasant and likable; friendly, good-natured, or easy t…
(n) mixed feelings or emotions, positive and negative feeling…
(v) to improve or make better
(n) raw arrogance and disregard for normal standards; rude or…
affable
(adj) pleasant and likable; friendly, good-natured, or easy t…
ambivalence
(n) mixed feelings or emotions, positive and negative feeling…
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 6A
antiquated
clandestine
egregious
hackneyed
(adj) old fashioned, no longer used, obsolete
(adj) held or conducted in secret
(adj) extremely bad, extraordinary in some awful way
(adj) made commonplace or trite; stale; banal
antiquated
(adj) old fashioned, no longer used, obsolete
clandestine
(adj) held or conducted in secret
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 10A
ambiguous
amiable
crass
discursive
(adj) open to more than one interpretation; doubtful or uncer…
(adj) good-nature and likeable
(adj) crude and unrefined; insensitive; gross
(adj) passing aimlessly from one subject to another; rambling
ambiguous
(adj) open to more than one interpretation; doubtful or uncer…
amiable
(adj) good-nature and likeable
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 7A
conciliate
cursory
derision
enmity
(v) to overcome anger or hostility, to win goodwill of someone
(adj) hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed; superficial
(n) ridicule; mockery, scorn
(n) hostility between enemies
conciliate
(v) to overcome anger or hostility, to win goodwill of someone
cursory
(adj) hasty and therefore not thorough or detailed; superficial
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 9A
acquiesce
affinity
blasphemous
buttress
(v) submit or comply silently or without protest; agree
(n) an attraction to or liking for something;... A likeness, a n…
(adj) disrespectful or mocking behavior toward anything held…
(n) something that supports or strengthens
acquiesce
(v) submit or comply silently or without protest; agree
affinity
(n) an attraction to or liking for something;... A likeness, a n…
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocabulary Unit 10
morose
opaque
paramount
prattle
(adj.) having a gloomy or sullen manner; not friendly or soci…
(adj.) not letting light through; not clear or lucid; ... dense,…
(adj.) chief in importance, above all others
(v.) to talk in an aimless, foolish, or simple way; to babble…
morose
(adj.) having a gloomy or sullen manner; not friendly or soci…
opaque
(adj.) not letting light through; not clear or lucid; ... dense,…
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 2A
antithesis
ascend
austere
autonomous
(n) the direct opposite
(v) to move, climb, or go upward; mount; rise
(adj) grave; sober; solemn; serious
(adj) independent
antithesis
(n) the direct opposite
ascend
(v) to move, climb, or go upward; mount; rise
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 8A
abhor
accolade
ascetic
bequeath
(v) detest utterly; loathe
(n) praise, approval
(n) a person who leads an austerely simple life, esp. one who…
(v) to hand down; pass on
abhor
(v) detest utterly; loathe
accolade
(n) praise, approval
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 4A
acrimonious
ameliorate
amenable
amorphous
(adj) stinging, or bitter in nature, speech, behavior
(v) to make better or more tolerable; improve
(adj) ready or willing to answer, act, agree, or yield
(adj) lacking definite form; having no specific shape; formless
acrimonious
(adj) stinging, or bitter in nature, speech, behavior
ameliorate
(v) to make better or more tolerable; improve
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ENGLISH 9 UNIT 1A
altruism
ambivalence
angular
arrogant
(n) unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
(n) coexistence within an individual of positive and negative…
(adj) a. forming an angle; sharp-cornered... b. having one or m…
(adj) exaggerated sense of one's own worth or importantce
altruism
(n) unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
ambivalence
(n) coexistence within an individual of positive and negative…
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English 9- Unit 8
Assurance
Asylum
Dwindle
Flippant
Confidence; Sureness
An institution for the care of children, elderly...a place of…
to become less
not very serious; silly
Assurance
Confidence; Sureness
Asylum
An institution for the care of children, elderly...a place of…
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English 9 Unit 9 Vocabulary
Auxiliary
Candid
Cubicle
Drudgery
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
Auxiliary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
Candid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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PA English 9 Units 1-Unit 3
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(adj.) careful, cautious
Admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
Breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocab Unit 5
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v) to make shorter
(n) a follower, supporter; (adj) attached, sticking to
(n) an angry argument
(adj) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v) to make shorter
adherent
(n) a follower, supporter; (adj) attached, sticking to
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocabulary Unit 2
efface
muddle
opinionated
perennial
(v) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; (n) a hopel…
(adj) stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own…
(adj) lasting for a long time, persistent; (n) a plant that l…
efface
(v) to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
muddle
(v) to make a mess of; muddle through; to get by; (n) a hopel…
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English 9 Unit 10
benevolent
benefactor
benign
accord
Definition: Kindly; favorable towards... Sentence: A benevolent…
Definition: A person who gives friendly aid... Sentence: When t…
Definition: Causing no harm... Sentence: Although police initia…
Definition: Sameness of opinion; agreement... Sentence:The lead…
benevolent
Definition: Kindly; favorable towards... Sentence: A benevolent…
benefactor
Definition: A person who gives friendly aid... Sentence: When t…
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English 9 Unit 1
apprehensive... (adj.)
articulate... (adj.)
awry... (adv.)
belittle... (verb)
uneasy or fearful about possible future events
able to speak clearly and expressively
twisted; ... crooked
to insult by making others feel inferior
apprehensive... (adj.)
uneasy or fearful about possible future events
articulate... (adj.)
able to speak clearly and expressively
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English 9 Unit 2
anarchist
ameliorate
ambiguous
aloof
one who rebels against the established order
improve
unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one meaning
apart; reserved; disinterested; indifferent
anarchist
one who rebels against the established order
ameliorate
improve
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English 9 Unit 4
abscond
abscond
abscond
access
(v.) to run off and hide
synonyms: bolt, make off
Thieves who _____________________ with several of the museum'…
(n.) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an in…
abscond
(v.) to run off and hide
abscond
synonyms: bolt, make off
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English 9 Voc. Unit 9
culprit
inculpable
exculpate
approbation
a person who has committed a crime
not to blame, free of guilt
to prove that someone is not guilty of doing something wrong
praise or approval
culprit
a person who has committed a crime
inculpable
not to blame, free of guilt
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English 9 Unit 3
abridge
abridge
abridge
adherent
(v.) to make shorter
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
shorten, condense
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
abridge
(v.) to make shorter
abridge
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Unit 7
abscond
access
anarchy
arduous
(v) to run off and hide
(n.) approach or admittance to places ... (adj.) to get at, obtain
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort
abscond
(v) to run off and hide
access
(n.) approach or admittance to places ... (adj.) to get at, obtain
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English 9 Vocabulary Unit 9
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
giving assistance or support, a helper
frank, sincere, impartial
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
giving assistance or support, a helper
candid
frank, sincere, impartial
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English 9 Unit 4 Vocabulary
ambivalent
auspicious
eclectic
imperious
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
favorable; promising
made up of a variety of sources or styles
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
ambivalent
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
auspicious
favorable; promising
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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
alleviate
contemporary
gratuitous
impartial
to ease pain or burden
current, modern
given freely
unbiased; not in favor of one side or the other
alleviate
to ease pain or burden
contemporary
current, modern
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocabulary Unit 14
meander
momentous
obstreperous
pensive
(v.) to wander about, wind about; (n.) a sharp turn or twist
(adj.) very important
(adj.) noisy; unruly, disorderly
(adj.) thoughtful; melancholy
meander
(v.) to wander about, wind about; (n.) a sharp turn or twist
momentous
(adj.) very important
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English 9 Unit 6
resolute
soluble
absolve
proficient
firmly sticking to your ideas
dissolve into a liquid
clear of guilt or blame
being highly skilled at something
resolute
firmly sticking to your ideas
soluble
dissolve into a liquid
Unit 6 (English 9)
cant/chant
aud
son
log
to sing, to call
to hear
to sound
to speak, to reason
cant/chant
to sing, to call
aud
to hear
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocab Unit 3
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(n) a citizen of another country (adj.) foreign, strange
(adj.) having a pleasing appearance
(v.) to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
(n) a citizen of another country (adj.) foreign, strange
Unit 5 (English 9)
lega
legacy
delegate
act/ag
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
to divide up, especially responsibilities
to do, act
lega
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
legacy
body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocab Unit 4
illegible
jeer
lucrative
mediocre
(adj.) difficult or impossible to read
(v.) to make fun of rudely or unkindly; (n.) a rude remark of…
(adj.) bringing in money; profitable
(adj.) average, ordinary, undistinguished
illegible
(adj.) difficult or impossible to read
jeer
(v.) to make fun of rudely or unkindly; (n.) a rude remark of…
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Mrs. Tobin's English 9 Vocab Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something. to scold mildly,…
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift, a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something. to scold mildly,…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift, a violation or infractio…
Unit 7 (English 9)
bell (root)
bellicose (adj)
antebellum (adj)
belligerence (n)
war
warlike in nature
occurring before a war
warlike mood or attitude
bell (root)
war
bellicose (adj)
warlike in nature
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English 9 - Unit 4
access
arduous
auspicious
biased
(n) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an inc…
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort... syn - exhausting... ant…
(adj) showing signs that promise success... syn - fortunate... ant…
(adj.) favoring one side unduly; prejudiced... syn - partial... ant…
access
(n) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an inc…
arduous
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort... syn - exhausting... ant…
Unit 8 (English 9)
ped (root)
impediment (n)
expedient (adj)
pedestrian (adj)
foot
something that gets in the way; obstacle
providing results quickly; practical and effective
lacking excitement; ordinary and dull
ped (root)
foot
impediment (n)
something that gets in the way; obstacle
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Key English 9 Unit 20a
Ohjelma
Leiri
Vaihto-oppilas
Kurssi
A programme
A camp
An exchange student
A course
Ohjelma
A programme
Leiri
A camp
Unit 4 (English 9)
form
misinformation
reform
formative
to form, to establish
untrue or wrong information
to bring back to rightness, order, or morality
occurring at the time of most influence
form
to form, to establish
misinformation
untrue or wrong information
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