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Vocabulary Power Plus--Lesson 8
alight
convalesce
dainty
feint
v. to descend and settle, as after flying... adj. burning; lighted
v. to recover one's health
adj. preciously delicate or charming
v. to distract an opponent by pretending to move in one direc…
alight
v. to descend and settle, as after flying... adj. burning; lighted
convalesce
v. to recover one's health
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
inappropriately excessive
a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages in r…
muddy, swamp ground
gaunt
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
undue
inappropriately excessive
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
inappropriately excessive
a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages in r…
muddy, swamp ground
gaunt
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
undue
inappropriately excessive
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English II Power Plus Vocabulary Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
To hate
to distribute, to give out
abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
decorum
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lesson in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest; to hate stronly
to distribute; to give out sparingly
abate
to lesson in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
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Vocabulary Power Plus lesson 8
alight
convalesce
dainty
feint
v. to descend and settle after flying... adj. burning; lighted
v. to recover ones health
adj. preciously delicate or charming
v. to distract an opponent by moving one way and then moving…
alight
v. to descend and settle after flying... adj. burning; lighted
convalesce
v. to recover ones health
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
inappropriately excessive
a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages in r…
muddy, swamp ground
gaunt
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
undue
inappropriately excessive
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
inappropriately excessive
a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages in r…
muddy, swamp ground
gaunt
very thin and bony, especially from sickness
undue
inappropriately excessive
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Vocabulary Power Plus Level One Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
thin, bony, especially from sickness
inappropriately excessive, too much
independent soldier that engages in surprise attacks
muddy, swampy ground
gaunt
thin, bony, especially from sickness
undue
inappropriately excessive, too much
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Power Plus Lesson 8
alight
convalesce
dainty
feint
to descend and settle, as after flying
to recover one's health
preciously delicate or charming
to distract an opponent by pretending to move in one directio…
alight
to descend and settle, as after flying
convalesce
to recover one's health
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Power Plus Lesson 8
aerial
betroth
cordial
eligible
pertaining to the air
to promise to marry; to give in marriage
friendly and courteous
suitable for a job or a position
aerial
pertaining to the air
betroth
to promise to marry; to give in marriage
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 8
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile (adj)
childish; juvenile (adj)
dependent on luck or chance (adj)
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
otiose
useless; futile (adj)
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English Power Plus Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest; to hate strongly
to distribute; to give out sparingly
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
(adj.) very thin and bony, especially from sickness... s: emacia…
(adj.) inappropriately excessive... s: unnecessary, needless... a:…
(n.) a member of an independent band of soldiers that engages…
(n.) muddy, swampy ground... s: quagmire, bog
gaunt
(adj.) very thin and bony, especially from sickness... s: emacia…
undue
(adj.) inappropriately excessive... s: unnecessary, needless... a:…
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Power Plus Vocabulary: Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest, hate strongly
to distribute; give out sparingly
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
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Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1, Lesson 8
allude
beget
chafe
desist
(verb) suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at.
(verb) cause, give rise to, lead to, result in, bring about
(verb): (of something restrictive or too tight) make (a part…
(verb) cease; abstain.
allude
(verb) suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at.
beget
(verb) cause, give rise to, lead to, result in, bring about
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Vocabulary Power Plus Level One Lesson 8
beget
educe
glean
chafe
to produce ; to make happen
To draw or bring out
To gather bit by bit
To wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
beget
to produce ; to make happen
educe
To draw or bring out
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8 (Book 3)
ive
ced/cess
pro
ante
relating to/tending to
to yield/to stop/to go
for
before
ive
relating to/tending to
ced/cess
to yield/to stop/to go
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Lesson 8 Vocabulary Power Plus
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule, to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic, to romp around playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule, to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
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Vocabulary Power Plus - Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
V... Two lessen in violence or intensity
N... Conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
V... To detest; to hate strongly
V... To distribute; to give out sparingly
Abate
V... Two lessen in violence or intensity
Decorum
N... Conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Duplicity
Belie
Droll
Abate
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
To falsely represent
Amusing in an odd or whimsical way
To lessen in violence or intensity
Duplicity
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
Belie
To falsely represent
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Apathy
Bludgeon
Cursory
Eloquent
A lack of intrest or emotion
To strike with a club... A short, heavy club with one end heavi…
Performed quickly with little attention to detail
Clear, expressive and moving in speech
Apathy
A lack of intrest or emotion
Bludgeon
To strike with a club... A short, heavy club with one end heavi…
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Vocabulary Power Plus, Book 4, Lesson 8
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile (adj)
childish; juvenile (adj)
dependent on luck or chance (adj)
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
otiose
useless; futile (adj)
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Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1, Lesson 8
allude
beget
chafe
desist
hint at to refer indirectly
to produce to make happen
to wear or irritate... often through rubbing or friction
to stop discontinue
allude
hint at to refer indirectly
beget
to produce to make happen
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Power Plus Lesson 8 Vocabulary
Duplicity
Belie
Droll
Abate
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct.
To falsely represent.
Amusing in an odd or whimsical way.
To lessen in violence or intensity.
Duplicity
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct.
Belie
To falsely represent.
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2 Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
(v.)to lessen in violence or intensity
(n.)conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behav…
(v.)to detest; to hate strongly
(v.)to distribute; to give out sparingly
abate
(v.)to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
(n.)conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behav…
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Vocabulary Power Plus - Lesson 8
Apathy
Bludgeon
Cursory
Eloquent
n. A lack of interest or concern
v. To strike with a club... n. A short, heavy club with one end…
adj. Performed quickly with little attention to detail
adj. Clear, expressive, and moving in speech
Apathy
n. A lack of interest or concern
Bludgeon
v. To strike with a club... n. A short, heavy club with one end…
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Power Plus Vocabulary: Lesson 8
abate
abate
abate
decorum
to lessen in violence or intensity
syn: subside; decrease
ant: intensify; increase
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
abate
syn: subside; decrease
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Pander
Otiose
Puerile
Aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
useless; futile... ant: productive, necessary
childish; juvenile... ant: mature
dependent on luck or chance
Pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to the vices of oth…
Otiose
useless; futile... ant: productive, necessary
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
v. to lessen in violence or intensity... syn: subside; decrease…
n. conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavi…
v. to detest; to hate strongly... syn: despise; loathe... ant: love…
v. to distribue; to give out sparingly... ant: hoard
Abate
v. to lessen in violence or intensity... syn: subside; decrease…
Decorum
n. conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavi…
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Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1, Lesson 8
allude
beget
chafe
desist
(verb) suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at.
(verb) cause, give rise to, lead to, result in, bring about
(verb): (of something restrictive or too tight) make (a part…
(verb) cease; abstain.
allude
(verb) suggest or call attention to indirectly; hint at.
beget
(verb) cause, give rise to, lead to, result in, bring about
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus: Lesson 8
Apathy
Bludgeon
Cursory
Eloquent
n. A lack of interest or emotion... s. Indifference... a. Concern
v. To strike with a club... n. A short, heavy club with one end…
adj. Performed quickly with little attention to detail ... s. Ha…
adj. Clear, expressive, and moving in speech... s. Articulate... a.…
Apathy
n. A lack of interest or emotion... s. Indifference... a. Concern
Bludgeon
v. To strike with a club... n. A short, heavy club with one end…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Duplicity
Belie
Droll
Abate
n. Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
v. To falsely represent
adj. Amusing in an odd or whimsical way
v. To lessen in violence or intensity
Duplicity
n. Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
Belie
v. To falsely represent
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Beget
Educe
Glean
Chafe
(v.) to produce; to make happen
(v.) to draw or bring out
(v.) to collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
(v.) to wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
Beget
(v.) to produce; to make happen
Educe
(v.) to draw or bring out
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Power Plus Vocabulary Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
(v.) to lessen in violence or intensity
(n.) conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper beha…
(v.) to detest; to hate strongly
(v.) to distribute; to give out sparingly
Abate
(v.) to lessen in violence or intensity
Decorum
(n.) conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper beha…
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SAT Vocab Power Plus Lesson 8
Beget
Educe
Glean
Chafe
To produce; to make happen
To draw or bring out
To collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
To wear or irritate, often through running or friction
Beget
To produce; to make happen
Educe
To draw or bring out
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Vocab Power Plus Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
to lessen in violence
proper behavior
to hate strongly
to give out sparingly
Abate
to lessen in violence
Decorum
proper behavior
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Power Plus Vocabulary for the new SAT: Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
To lessen in violence or intensity
Conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
To detest; to hate strongly
To distribute; to give out sparingly
Abate
To lessen in violence or intensity
Decorum
Conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 2, Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest, hate strongly
to distribute; give out sparingly
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1, Lesson 8
allude
beget
chafe
desist
(verb) to hint or refer to indirectly.
(verb) to produce or make happen
(verb) to wear or irritate
(verb) to stop or discontinue
allude
(verb) to hint or refer to indirectly.
beget
(verb) to produce or make happen
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Vocabulary PowerPlus Book Three Lesson 8
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule; to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule; to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
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vocabulary power plus: lesson 8
syn: deride
ant: deride
syn: censure
ant: censure
scorn
praise
condemn; reproach
praise; applaud
syn: deride
scorn
ant: deride
praise
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Vocabulary Power plus lesson 8
gaunt
undue
guerilla
mire
very thin an bony
inappropriate excessive
a member of an independent band of soldires that engages in r…
muddy,swampy ground
gaunt
very thin an bony
undue
inappropriate excessive
Power Plus Vocabulary Lesson 8
abate
decorum
abhor
dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest; to hate strongly
to distribute; to give out sparingly
abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Abate
Decorum
Abhor
Dole
to lessen in violence or intensity
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
to detest; hate strongly
to distribute; to give out sparingly
Abate
to lessen in violence or intensity
Decorum
conformity to accepted standards of conduct; proper behavior
Vocabulary power plus lesson 8
Gaunt... Syn... Ant
Undue... Syn... Ant
Guerilla... Syn
Mire... Syn
Very thin and bony, especially from sickness... Syn-haggard... Ant-…
Inappropriately excessive... Syn-unnecessary... Ant-necessary
A member of an independent band of soldiers that engage in ra…
Muddy, swampy ground... Syn-bog
Gaunt... Syn... Ant
Very thin and bony, especially from sickness... Syn-haggard... Ant-…
Undue... Syn... Ant
Inappropriately excessive... Syn-unnecessary... Ant-necessary
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus: Lesson 8
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule; to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule; to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
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Lesson 8 power plus vocabulary
Beget
Educe
Glean
Chafe
To produce; to make happen
To draw or bring out
To collect bit by bit; to gather with patient labor
To wear or irritate, often through rubbing or friction
Beget
To produce; to make happen
Educe
To draw or bring out
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson 8
Deride
Censure
Gambol
Immolate
To ridicule; to mock
To criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
Deride
To ridicule; to mock
Censure
To criticize sharply
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Vocabulary power plus lesson 8
Duplicity
Belie
Droll
Abate
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
To falsely represent
Amusing in an odd or whimsical way
To lessen in violence or intensity
Duplicity
Intentional deceit in speech or conduct
Belie
To falsely represent
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