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14 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
n. the path over which something moves... a way of acting or beh…
v. to leave; to go away from a place... n. the act of leaving
accurate
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
approximate
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
15 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. without m…
not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
1. the path over which something moves... 2. a way of acting or…
1. to leave, to go away from a place... 2. the act of leaving
accurate
1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. without m…
approximate
not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
15 terms
English: Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
accolade
adamant
adulate
altercation
(n.) an expression of approval or respect for special merit;…
(adj.) not yielding; firm.
(v.) to flatter or admire excessively; to idolize.
(n.) a loud and determined dispute; a noisy quarrel.
accolade
(n.) an expression of approval or respect for special merit;…
adamant
(adj.) not yielding; firm.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. without m…
not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
1. the path on which something moves... 2. a way of acting or be…
to leave; to go away from a place
accurate
1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. without m…
approximate
not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
30 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
active
active
active
astound
Taking part in; working
lively, quick, busy
moving around a lot; moving quickly
To surprise, amaze.
active
Taking part in; working
active
lively, quick, busy
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
the usual amount or kind of something
ordinary, not special
a dividing line between two states or…
the edge of something
average
average
border
border
the usual amount or kind of something
average
ordinary, not special
average
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Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
accolade
adamant
adulate
altercation
1. An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an…
1. Not yielding; firm.
1. To flatter or admire excessively; to idolize.
1. A loud and determined dispute; a noisy quarrel.
accolade
1. An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an…
adamant
1. Not yielding; firm.
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
adage
camaraderie
contend, contention
extraneous
n. An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
n. Good will and warm feelings among friends
v. 1. To struggle with.... 2. To maintain or assert.... n. 1. A con…
adj. Not necessary; irrelevant.
adage
n. An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
camaraderie
n. Good will and warm feelings among friends
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Vocabulary Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accolade
adamant
adulate
altercation
n. An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an…
adj. not yielding; firm.
v. to flatter or admire excessively; to idolize.
n. loud and determined dispute; a noisy quarrel.
accolade
n. An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an…
adamant
adj. not yielding; firm.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
n. the path over which something moves... a way of acting or beh…
v. to leave; to go away from a place... n. the act of leaving
accurate
adj. able to give a correct reading or measurement... without mi…
approximate
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
15 terms
7A English Wordly Wise Lesson 4
acquire
antagonize
competent
comprise
To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
To make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike.
Having the ability to do what is needed.
To form; to make up.... To consist of or include.
acquire
To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
antagonize
To make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike.
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
up in the air; especially in flight
to reach; to arrive at
a piece of furniture with drawers/shelves OR a meal laid out…
to escape by being quick or clever
aloft
up in the air; especially in flight
attain
to reach; to arrive at
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4 Vocabulary
aloft
attain
buffet (n.)
buffet (v.)
(adverb) ... Up in the air, especially in flight
(verb) ... 1. To reach; to arrive at.... 2. To achieve
(noun)... 1. A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for t…
(verb)... To pound repeatedly; to batter
aloft
(adverb) ... Up in the air, especially in flight
attain
(verb) ... 1. To reach; to arrive at.... 2. To achieve
Vocabulary Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
Able to give a correct reading or measurement.... Without mistak…
Not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct.
The path over which something moves.... A way of acting or behav…
To leave; to go away from a place.
accurate
Able to give a correct reading or measurement.... Without mistak…
approximate
Not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct.
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
Active
Astound
Attend
Cherish
1. Taking part; working. ... 2. Lively, quick; busy. ... 3. Moving…
To surprise; to amaze.
1. To go to or be present at. ... 2. To pay attention to.
1. To cling to an idea or feeling. ... 2. To take good care of;…
Active
1. Taking part; working. ... 2. Lively, quick; busy. ... 3. Moving…
Astound
To surprise; to amaze.
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
up in the air, especially in flight
1. to reach; arrive at... 2. to achieve
1. a piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the stor…
1. to escape by being quick or clever
aloft
up in the air, especially in flight
attain
1. to reach; arrive at... 2. to achieve
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
Up in the air, especially in flight
To reach, to arrive at.
1.A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the displ…
To escape by being quick or clever
aloft
Up in the air, especially in flight
attain
To reach, to arrive at.
34 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
active
active
active
astound
adj. 1. Taking part; working.
adj. 2. Lively; quick; busy.
adj. 3. Moving a lot; moving quickly.
v. To surprise; to amaze.
active
adj. 1. Taking part; working.
active
adj. 2. Lively; quick; busy.
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
abhor
affable
amiss
despondent
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest.
adj. Pleasant; approachable; gracious.
adv. In a wrong or imperfect way.... adj. Out of order; wrong.
adj. Depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly disco…
abhor
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest.
affable
adj. Pleasant; approachable; gracious.
23 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
Aloft
Attain
Attain
Buffet
Up in the air, especially in flight.
To reach; to arrive at
To achieve
A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for th storage…
Aloft
Up in the air, especially in flight.
Attain
To reach; to arrive at
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet (noun)
buffet (verb)
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight ... A strong breeze kep…
v. To reach; to arrive at. ... Redwood trees attain heights of o…
n. A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the stor…
v. To pound repeatedly; to batter. ... High winds and waves buff…
aloft
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight ... A strong breeze kep…
attain
v. To reach; to arrive at. ... Redwood trees attain heights of o…
34 terms
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
active
active
active
astound
adj. 1. Taking part; working.
adj. 2. Lively; quick; busy.
adj. 3. Moving a lot; moving quickly.
v. To surprise; to amaze.
active
adj. 1. Taking part; working.
active
adj. 2. Lively; quick; busy.
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Wordly Wise lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude... elusive
Verb Up in the air, especially in flight.
Verb To reach; to arrive at. To achieve.
Noun A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the di…
Adj. Hard to find or capture.... Hard to explain or make clear.
aloft
Verb Up in the air, especially in flight.
attain
Verb To reach; to arrive at. To achieve.
15 terms
Wordly Wise 6, Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight.
v. 1. To reach; to arrive at.... 2. To achieve.
n. 1. A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the d…
v. 1. To escape by being quick or clever.
aloft
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight.
attain
v. 1. To reach; to arrive at.... 2. To achieve.
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 4
active
astound
attend
cherish
1. Taking part; working... 2. Lively; quick; busy... 3. Moving a lo…
1. To surprise; to amaze
1. To go to or be present at.... 2. To pay attention to.
1. to cling to an idea or feeling... 2. To take good care of; to…
active
1. Taking part; working... 2. Lively; quick; busy... 3. Moving a lo…
astound
1. To surprise; to amaze
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7B English Wordly Wise Lesson 4
v. to hate; to detest... Ex. The boy abh…
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious.…
adv. in wrong or imperfect way. ... adj.…
adj. depressed from loss of hope or co…
abhor - verb
affable -adj
amiss -adv or adj
despondent - adj
v. to hate; to detest... Ex. The boy abh…
abhor - verb
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious.…
affable -adj
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
active
astound
attend
cherish
taking part; working; lively, quick, busy
to surprise; to amaze
to go to or be present at; to pay attention to
to cling to an idea or feeling; to take good care of, love
active
taking part; working; lively, quick, busy
astound
to surprise; to amaze
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Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 4
acquire
acquisition
antagonize
competent
(tr.v.) To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own e…
(n.) Something that is acquired
(tr.v.) To make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike
(adj.) Having the ability to do what is needed
acquire
(tr.v.) To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own e…
acquisition
(n.) Something that is acquired
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WORDLY WISE: VOCABULARY, LESSON 4
aloft
attain
buffet
buffeted
ADVERB:... Up in the air, especially in flight.
VERB:... 1) To reach; to arrive at.... 2) To achieve.
NOUN:... 1) A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for th…
VERB:... To pound repeatedly; to batter.
aloft
ADVERB:... Up in the air, especially in flight.
attain
VERB:... 1) To reach; to arrive at.... 2) To achieve.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
abhor
affable
amiss
despondent
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious... n. friendliness of manner
adv. in a wrong or imperfect way... adj. out of order; wrong
adj. depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly disco…
abhor
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
affable
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious... n. friendliness of manner
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
act
additional
advice
crumple
n. 1. Something that is done. 2. A show that is put on. 3. On…
adj. added or extra
n. Ideas or suggestions offered to help someone with a proble…
v. To crush together; to bend or press into creases or wrinkl…
act
n. 1. Something that is done. 2. A show that is put on. 3. On…
additional
adj. added or extra
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
without mistakes or errors in facts
not exact, but close enough
the path over which something moves
to leave; to go away from a place
accurate
without mistakes or errors in facts
approximate
not exact, but close enough
23 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
attain
buffet 1.
Up in the air, especially in flight.
To reach; to arrive at
To achieve
A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for th storage…
aloft
Up in the air, especially in flight.
attain
To reach; to arrive at
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
active
astound
attend
cherish
Taking part; working.... Lively; quick; busy. ... Moving a lot.
To surprise; to amaze.
To go to or be present at. ... To pay attention.
To cling to an idea or feeling. ... To take good care of, to love.
active
Taking part; working.... Lively; quick; busy. ... Moving a lot.
astound
To surprise; to amaze.
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
adj. 1. able to give a correct reading or measurement; 2. wit…
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
n. 1. the path over which something moves; 2. a way of acting…
v. to leave; to go away from a place; departure- n. the act o…
accurate
adj. 1. able to give a correct reading or measurement; 2. wit…
approximate
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
active
astound
attend
cherish
lively; quick; busy
to surprise; to amaze
to go to; to pay attention to
to take good care of; to love
active
lively; quick; busy
astound
to surprise; to amaze
Wordly Wise - Lesson 4 Vocabulary
acquire
antagonize
competent
comprise
to gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
to make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike
having the ability to do what is needed
to form; to make up; to consist of or include
acquire
to gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
antagonize
to make an enemy of; to stir up anger or dislike
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 4
Abhor
Affable
Amiss
Despondent
to shrink from in disgust; to detest
pleasant; approachable; gracious
in a wrong or imperfect way
depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly discouraged
Abhor
to shrink from in disgust; to detest
Affable
pleasant; approachable; gracious
18 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
average
average
average
border
the usual amount or kind of something
not special or unusual; ordinary
the result of adding a set of numbers and then dividing the t…
a dividing line between two states or countries
average
the usual amount or kind of something
average
not special or unusual; ordinary
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
able to give a correct reading or meas…
not exact, but close enough to be reas…
the path which something moves;... a way…
to leave;... to go away from a place;... the…
accurate
approximate
course
depart
able to give a correct reading or meas…
accurate
not exact, but close enough to be reas…
approximate
18 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
able to give a correct reading or measurement; without mistak…
not exact, but reasonable
a path over which something moves; a way of acting or behavin…
to leave; go away from a place
accurate
able to give a correct reading or measurement; without mistak…
approximate
not exact, but reasonable
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
Ape (Noun)
Ape (verb)
Brain
Branch (Noun)
A large strong animal related to monkeys but without a tail.…
To copy the actions or speech of someone
The gray matter made of nerve cells packed inside the skull.…
A part of a tree that grows out of its main stem.
Ape (Noun)
A large strong animal related to monkeys but without a tail.…
Ape (verb)
To copy the actions or speech of someone
21 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
accuracy
approximate
course
adj. 1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. wit…
n. correctness, exactness
adj. not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct
n. 1. the path over which something moves... 2. a way of acting…
accurate
adj. 1. able to give a correct reading or measurement... 2. wit…
accuracy
n. correctness, exactness
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
abhor
affable
amiss
despondent
to shrink from in disgust; to detest. Disgusting; ... I don't w…
Pleasant; approachable; gracious. Friendliness of manner... All…
In a wrong or imperfect way. Out of order; wrong... Swimming wi…
Depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly discourage…
abhor
to shrink from in disgust; to detest. Disgusting; ... I don't w…
affable
Pleasant; approachable; gracious. Friendliness of manner... All…
12 terms
Wordly Wise 2, Lesson 4
ape
ape
brain
branch
n. a large, strong animal related to monkeys but without a ta…
v. to copy the actions or speech of someone
n. the gray matter made of nerve cells packed inside the skul…
n. a part of the tree that grows out of its main system
ape
n. a large, strong animal related to monkeys but without a ta…
ape
v. to copy the actions or speech of someone
15 terms
Wordly Wise 10 Lesson 4
accolade
adamant
adulate
altercation
An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an aw…
Not yielding; firm
To flatter or admire excessively; to idolize
A loud and determined dispute; a noisy quarrel
accolade
An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an aw…
adamant
Not yielding; firm
15 terms
Wordly Wise 11 - Lesson 4
autonomy
circumspect
composure
edifice
The quality or state of being self-governing; independence
Cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
Calmness of mind or bearing; self-control
A large, imposing structure or building... A complex structure o…
autonomy
The quality or state of being self-governing; independence
circumspect
Cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
Up in the air, especially in flight
to arrive at
n. A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the disp…
to escape by being quick or clever
aloft
Up in the air, especially in flight
attain
to arrive at
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
aloft
attain
buffet
elude
up in the air
to reach or arrive
1. a meal... 2. to pound repeatedly... 3. piece of furniture with d…
to escape by being quick
aloft
up in the air
attain
to reach or arrive
Wordly Wise Lesson 4
accurate
approximate
course
depart
Able to give a correct reading or measurement, without mistak…
Not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct.
The path over which something moves, a way of acting or behav…
To leave; to go away from a place, the act of leaving.
accurate
Able to give a correct reading or measurement, without mistak…
approximate
Not exact, but close enough to be reasonably correct.
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