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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 List 6 Vocabulary
apropos
ascendancy
assess
assesment
Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt, adj.
Controlling influence; domination, n.
To analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of,…
Our assessment of the water quality of the bay shows that the…
apropos
Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt, adj.
ascendancy
Controlling influence; domination, n.
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Wordly Wise Book 9
accentuate
aficionado
antecedent
centrifugal
To emphasize or stress,强调
An enthusiastic follower,n.爱好者
Going before; preceding... n.前情,先行词a.在前的,居先的
Moving away from the center,离心的
accentuate
To emphasize or stress,强调
aficionado
An enthusiastic follower,n.爱好者
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Wordly Wise Book 9
accentuate
aficionado
antecedent
centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower
Going before; preceding
Moving away from the center
accentuate
To emphasize or stress
aficionado
An enthusiastic follower
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 5
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. (Cynic)…
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…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 10
amputate
aptitude
beneficiary
boon
to cut off a body part
a natural talent
one who gains an advantage from something
welcome gift
amputate
to cut off a body part
aptitude
a natural talent
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wordly wise book 9
Blight
Cite
Clemency
Eccentric
Blot,disease,stain
Quote,name,mention
mercy,lenience,pity
odd,unusual,peciliar
Blight
Blot,disease,stain
Cite
Quote,name,mention
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 20
bogus
demise
devise
enshrine
(adj) counterfeit or fake. false and artificial in tone.... Bec…
(n) the end of existence or activity; death... Online newspaper…
(v) to form or arrange in the mind... The students hoped they c…
(v) to cherish as precious or sacred... His love for her is ens…
bogus
(adj) counterfeit or fake. false and artificial in tone.... Bec…
demise
(n) the end of existence or activity; death... Online newspaper…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Review List 2
Antecedent
Array
Blight
Contend
(n) a thing/event that existed before another. (adj) precedin…
(n) 1.an impressive display 2.an ordered arrangement (v) 1. d…
(n) a plant disease (v) infect (plants or a planted area) wit…
(v) struggle to overcome a difficulty . 2. assert something a…
Antecedent
(n) a thing/event that existed before another. (adj) precedin…
Array
(n) 1.an impressive display 2.an ordered arrangement (v) 1. d…
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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 Book 9 Lesson 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over. "He bewailed that h…
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over. "He bewailed that h…
Destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 14
Amass
Articulate
Decimate
Dexterous
v. To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulat…
v. To pronounce distinctly.... To express one's thoughts, feelin…
v. To kill or destroy a large portion of a group.... A nuclear…
adj. Skillful in the use of hands or mind.... The chimpanzee is…
Amass
v. To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulat…
Articulate
v. To pronounce distinctly.... To express one's thoughts, feelin…
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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 Book 9 Lesson 6
apropos
ascendancy
assess
aver
fitting the occasion; suitable or apt.
controlling influence; domination
to analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of
to declare positively; to state as the truth
apropos
fitting the occasion; suitable or apt.
ascendancy
controlling influence; domination
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Review List 1
Potential
Dexterity
Articulate
Prodigy
(adj) having the capacity to develop into something in the fu…
(n) skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.
(adj) having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coh…
(n) a person, especially a young one, endowed with exceptiona…
Potential
(adj) having the capacity to develop into something in the fu…
Dexterity
(n) skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 7
amorous
belittle
censure
deem
Adj. Expressing love or the state of being in love... Syn. - rom…
Verb. To present or speak of as unimportant or of little valu…
Verb. 1.To blame or find fault with 2. Noun. A severe critici…
Verb. To consider; to believe... Syn. - allow... Ant. - disbelieve…
amorous
Adj. Expressing love or the state of being in love... Syn. - rom…
belittle
Verb. To present or speak of as unimportant or of little valu…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 9
Allure
Antiquity
Appraise
Cleave
N. The power to attract or charm.
N. The quality of great age.
V. To estimate the value of
V. To cling or be faithful to.
Allure
N. The power to attract or charm.
Antiquity
N. The quality of great age.
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Wordly Wise Book 9#1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without possessions
to take away
to set free
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
without possessions
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 2
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
promptness in responding
a large group of people or things; an orderly arrangement or…
to draw a conclusion from given facts
to weigh down or burden; to impede the action of
alacrity
promptness in responding
array
a large group of people or things; an orderly arrangement or…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2
alacrity
array (noun)
array (verb)
deduce
(n.) promptness in responding; eagerness... When the baker aske…
(n.v.) a large group of people or things; an orderly arrangem…
(v.) to place in order; to dress up... The Princess was arrayed…
(v.) to draw a conclusion from given facts... Your carrying an…
alacrity
(n.) promptness in responding; eagerness... When the baker aske…
array (noun)
(n.v.) a large group of people or things; an orderly arrangem…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
When the teacher asked the question the student answered with…
Walmart has a large array of peanut butter.
If you carry a backpack, it leads people to deduce that you'r…
The thoughts of having to study was an encumber on my trip.
alacrity
When the teacher asked the question the student answered with…
array
Walmart has a large array of peanut butter.
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 11
amenity (n)
Averse (adj) ... Aversion (noun)
complacent (adj)... complacency (noun)
decompose (v)
1. a feature that contributes to physical comfort 2. a featur…
adj: having a feeling of opposition or distaste. noun: A feel…
adj: showing smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or…
to decay or to break down into basic elements
amenity (n)
1. a feature that contributes to physical comfort 2. a featur…
Averse (adj) ... Aversion (noun)
adj: having a feeling of opposition or distaste. noun: A feel…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 3
allude
consecrate
disseminate
dote
to refer to something indirectly
to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
to scatter or spread widely
to show excessive fondness for
allude
to refer to something indirectly
consecrate
to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 3
Allude
Consecrate
Disseminate
Dote
v. To refer to in an indirect way (used with 'to').... n. Allusion
v. To set apart as holy... v. To dedicate to a cause; to devote
v. To scatter or spread widely... n. Dissemination
v. To show excessive fondness for (used with 'on' or 'upon')
Allude
v. To refer to in an indirect way (used with 'to').... n. Allusion
Consecrate
v. To set apart as holy... v. To dedicate to a cause; to devote
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 13
blandishment
deprecate
discomfit
meteoric
That which is intended to coax or persuade, such as flattery;…
1. To criticize or express disapproval of... 2. To represent as…
To make uneasy by confusing or embarrassing a person
Coming into existence swiftly, suddenly, brightly, like a met…
blandishment
That which is intended to coax or persuade, such as flattery;…
deprecate
1. To criticize or express disapproval of... 2. To represent as…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 4
adage
camaraderie
contend
extraneous
n. An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
n. Good will and warm feelings among friends
v. To struggle with; to maintain or assert... (n. contention)
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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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 7
amorous
belittle
censure
deem
Expressing love or the state of being in love
To present or speak of as unimportant or of little value
1.To blame or find fault with 2. A severe criticism or harsh…
To consider; to believe
amorous
Expressing love or the state of being in love
belittle
To present or speak of as unimportant or of little value
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 15
accentuate
aficionado
antecedent
centrifugal
(v) to emphasize or stress... In her dating profile, Ellen went…
(n) an enthusiast follower; a supporter or fan... Though once t…
(n) 1. a thing or event that precedes another ... (adj) 2. going…
(adj) moving or tending away from the center... A sling uses th…
accentuate
(v) to emphasize or stress... In her dating profile, Ellen went…
aficionado
(n) an enthusiast follower; a supporter or fan... Though once t…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate... (n. emancipation)
bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Vocabulary
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
To express deep regret or sorrow
1. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessiti…
To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
To set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
To express deep regret or sorrow
destitute
1. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessiti…
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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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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
n. Promptness in responding; eagerness
n. A large group of people or things; and orderly arrangement…
v. To draw a conclusion from given facts
v. To weigh down or burden... (n. encumbrance)
alacrity
n. Promptness in responding; eagerness
array
n. A large group of people or things; and orderly arrangement…
English Words WordlyWise Book 9
Callow
Contemporary
Cynical
Despot
Young and inexperienced; immature
A person living during the same period as another.... -Existing…
Doubtful of the sincerity of others' motives; skeptical.
A ruler with absolute power or tyrannical control over a grou…
Callow
Young and inexperienced; immature
Contemporary
A person living during the same period as another.... -Existing…
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Wordly Wise: Book 9: Lesson 6
apropos
ascendancy
assess
assessment
adj.... Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
n.... Controlling influence; domination
v.... To analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of
n.
apropos
adj.... Fitting the occasion; suitable or apt
ascendancy
n.... Controlling influence; domination
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English wordly wise book 9 1-7
bewail
destitute
detract
emanipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
To take away from, especially from the value, beauty, or impo…
To set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 4
adage
camaraderie
contend
contention
n. an old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
n. good will and warm feelings among friends
v. to struggle with; to maintain or assert
n. a conflict or struggle; a point made in an argument
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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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 3
allude (to)
consecrate
disseminate
dote (on / upon)
v. To refer to in an indirect way... (n. allusion-something that…
v. To set apart as holy; to dedicate to a cause; to devote
v. To scatter or spread widely... (n. dissemination-the act of .…
v. To show excessive fondness for
allude (to)
v. To refer to in an indirect way... (n. allusion-something that…
consecrate
v. To set apart as holy; to dedicate to a cause; to devote
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 5
Callow
Contemporary
Cynical
Despot
Young and inexperienced.
A person living during the same time period as another.
Doubtful of the sincerity of others motives.
A ruler with absolute power or tyrannical control over a grou…
Callow
Young and inexperienced.
Contemporary
A person living during the same time period as another.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 5
Callow
Contemporary
Cynical
Despot
Young and inexperienced.
A person living during the same time period as another.
Doubtful of the sincerity of others motives.
A ruler with absolute power or tyrannical control over a grou…
Callow
Young and inexperienced.
Contemporary
A person living during the same time period as another.
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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 3000 Book 9 Lesson 5
callow
contemporary
cynical
despot
(adj.) inexperienced... New to the police force, the callow det…
(n.) existing or occurring at the same time.... While young peo…
(adj.) skeptical.... After being dumped by his girlfriend, Jack…
(n.) A ruler with absolute power... The young prince killed eve…
callow
(adj.) inexperienced... New to the police force, the callow det…
contemporary
(n.) existing or occurring at the same time.... While young peo…
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 4
adage
camaraderie
contend
contention
n. an old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
n. good will and warm feelings among friends
v. to struggle with; to maintain or assert
n. a conflict or struggle; a point made in an argument
adage
n. an old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
camaraderie
n. good will and warm feelings among friends
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
adj. 1. Without resources or possessions, especially the nece…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
adj. 1. Without resources or possessions, especially the nece…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 12
adversity
cardinal
credible
empathize
Misfortune; hardship.
Most important; chief.
Believable; reliable.
To show or feel understanding of another's feelings or proble…
adversity
Misfortune; hardship.
cardinal
Most important; chief.
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Wordly Wise, Book 9, Lesson 7
amorous
belittle
censure
deem
adj. Expressing love or the state of being in love.
v. make (someone or something) seem unimportant
v. To blame or find fault with.... n. A severe criticism or hars…
v. To consider; to believe.
amorous
adj. Expressing love or the state of being in love.
belittle
v. make (someone or something) seem unimportant
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 9
allure
antiquity
appraise
cleave
n.... the power to attract or charm
n.... the ancient world, especially before the Middle Ages
v.... to estimate the value of
v.... to cling or be faithful to
allure
n.... the power to attract or charm
antiquity
n.... the ancient world, especially before the Middle Ages
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 4
adage
camaraderie
contend
extraneous
n. An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a prov…
n. Good will and warm feelings among friends
v. To struggle with... 2. to maintain or assert... (n. contention-1…
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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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 3
allude
consecrate
disseminate
dote
(v) to refer to something indirectly
(v) to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
(v) to scatter or spread widely
(v) to show excessive fondness for
allude
(v) to refer to something indirectly
consecrate
(v) to dedicate to a cause; to set apart as holy
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Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 3
allude (to)
consecrate
disseminate
dote (on / upon)
v. To refer to in an indirect way... (n. allusion)
v. To set apart as holy; to dedicate to a cause; to devote
v. To scatter or spread widely... (n. dissemination)
v. To show excessive fondness for
allude (to)
v. To refer to in an indirect way... (n. allusion)
consecrate
v. To set apart as holy; to dedicate to a cause; to devote
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