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Unit 1 Vocabulary Sadlier Oxford
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt or make worse
able to use both hands equally well
to make larger; increase
deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt or make worse
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
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Unit 3 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy; opponent
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill
to compel, force
adversary
an enemy; opponent
alienate
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
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Unit 2 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
adroit (adj.)
amicable (adj.)
averse (adj.)
belligerent (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
peaceable, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive (n.) one at…
adroit (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable (adj.)
peaceable, friendly
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Vocabulary words Sadlier Oxford
Affable
Aggrandize
Amorphous
Aura
Easy to speak to
To increase in greatness
Shapeless; without definite form
Which surrounds an atmosphere
Affable
Easy to speak to
Aggrandize
To increase in greatness
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English 10H 2016-2017 - Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Words - Level F
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
Noun... A general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
Noun... Self-government; political control... "THE REBELS DEMAND AU…
Adjective... Self-evident, expressing a universally accepted pri…
Verb... To adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
Amnesty
Noun... A general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
Autonomy
Noun... Self-government; political control... "THE REBELS DEMAND AU…
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Sadlier-Oxford English Study Words
Asseverate (e 'sev e rat)
Atrophy ('a tre fe)
Bastion ('bas chen)
Concord ('kan kord)
(v) To affirm earnestly and with emphasis
(n) The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressi…
(n) A fortified place, stronghold
(n) A state of agreement, harmony, a treaty
Asseverate (e 'sev e rat)
(v) To affirm earnestly and with emphasis
Atrophy ('a tre fe)
(n) The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressi…
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Unit 2 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
adroit' (adj.)
am'icable (adj.)
averse' (adj.)
bellig'erent (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind... syn: clever,…
peaceable, friendly... syn:congenial, neighborly, cordial... ant:ho…
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling... syn:disincl…
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive (n.) one at…
adroit' (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind... syn: clever,…
am'icable (adj.)
peaceable, friendly... syn:congenial, neighborly, cordial... ant:ho…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
(adj.) Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute.…
Abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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English 9: Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Unit 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
clever, expert in the use of hands or mind
peaceable, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste, opposed
given to fighting, combative, aggressive
adroit
clever, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable
peaceable, friendly
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Unit 1 (English 9)
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v.) to corrupt, to make things worse by the addition of some…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well
(v.) to make larger, increase
(adj.) deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, to make things worse by the addition of some…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 8 Words
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
n. a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence; poise
n. an institution for the care of children, elderly people, e…
v. to comfort, or n. the keyboard of an organ; a control pane…
v. to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon; prolong
assurance
n. a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence; poise
asylum
n. an institution for the care of children, elderly people, e…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control... SYNONYM: home rule... A…
(adj.) self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control... SYNONYM: home rule... A…
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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 1 Vocabulary Words
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
to claim or take without right.
hackneyed, trite, commonplace.
to work on excessively; to thrash soundly.
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
arrogate
to claim or take without right.
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level G - Unit 2
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(v.) To approach and speak first, to confront in a challengin…
(n.) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj.) Desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj.) Having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
(v.) To approach and speak first, to confront in a challengin…
Animadversion
(n.) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level D, Unit 3
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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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 2 Vocabulary Words
Accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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Unit 3 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy; opponent
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill
to compel, force
adversary
an enemy; opponent
alienate
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 6
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... Synony…
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical... Synonyms: grote…
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities.... Synonyms: tactle…
Anomalous
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... Synony…
Aspersion
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute.…
Abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
(adj.) Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute.…
Abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for.... Synonyms: Loa…
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 8 Words
assur'ance
asy'lum
con'sole'
di'late
n. a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence; poise
n. an institution for the care of children, elderly people, e…
v. to comfort, or n. the keyboard of an organ; a control pane…
v. to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon; prolong
assur'ance
n. a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence; poise
asy'lum
n. an institution for the care of children, elderly people, e…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 9
acclamation
bucolic
calumniate
chary
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of appro…
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
(v.) to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously... (SYN: defa…
(Adj.) extremely cautious, hesitant, or slow (to); reserved,…
acclamation
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of appro…
bucolic
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 10
accrue
annotation
bedlam
covert
v. to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural re…
n. a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for…
n. a state or scene of uproar and confusion; pandemonium, ,
adj. hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered,…
accrue
v. to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural re…
annotation
n. a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level D, Unit 3
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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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
(adj.) Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... SY…
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(n.) an original model on which something was patterned or re…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... SY…
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 8
allege
arrant
badinage
concillate
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation ... (SYN: contend)…
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant... (SYN: e…
(n.) light and playful conversation ... (SYN: banter, persiflage…
(v.) to overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pacif…
allege
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation ... (SYN: contend)…
arrant
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant... (SYN: e…
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English 10 Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level E unit 2 Modified
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
Benevolent
(adj.) peaceable, friendly... SYNONYMS: congenial, neighborly,…
(adj.) having deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling... SYNON…
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
(adj.) kindly, charitable... SYNONYMS: benign, well-meaning... ANT…
Amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly... SYNONYMS: congenial, neighborly,…
Averse
(adj.) having deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling... SYNON…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level G - Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
(v.) To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(n.) Belief, mental acceptance
(v.) To condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
Articulate
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
Cavort
(v.) To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
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Unit 14 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
affliction
akin
cosmopolitan
elongate
n. a physical ailment; a cause of pain or trouble, misfortune
adj. related by blood; having similar qualities or character
adj. found in most parts of the world;having many fields of i…
v. to grow in length, become longer; to extend the length of
affliction
n. a physical ailment; a cause of pain or trouble, misfortune
akin
adj. related by blood; having similar qualities or character
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Sadlier Oxford Unit 5 Vocabulary Words
anecdote
cosolodate
counterfeit
docile
a short account of an incident in someone's life
to combine; unite; to make solid or firm
an imitation designed to deceive; not genuine, fake; to make…
easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
anecdote
a short account of an incident in someone's life
cosolodate
to combine; unite; to make solid or firm
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Unit 15 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
authoritative
bankrupt
clamor
coincide
adj. official, coming from a source that calls for obedience…
adj. in a state of financial ruin; ... v. to ruin financially;... n…
n. a public outcry;any loud and continued noise;... v. to call f…
v. to be in full agreement; to be the same in nature, charact…
authoritative
adj. official, coming from a source that calls for obedience…
bankrupt
adj. in a state of financial ruin; ... v. to ruin financially;... n…
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary level G Unit 15
amenity
aperture
dissidence
epicurean
that which is pleasant or agreeable, attractive features, cus…
the opening, gap, hole, orifice ... Antonyms, closure blockage,…
a difference of opinion, discontent ... Synonyms: disagreement,…
devoted to the pursuit of pleasure: fond of good food, comfor…
amenity
that which is pleasant or agreeable, attractive features, cus…
aperture
the opening, gap, hole, orifice ... Antonyms, closure blockage,…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level F: Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
(adj.) Pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) Without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming.…
Aplomb
(n.) Poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularit…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 2
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(v.) To approach and speak first, to confront in a challengin…
(n.) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj.) Desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj.) Having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
(v.) To approach and speak first, to confront in a challengin…
Animadversion
(n.) A comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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Unit 9 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
v. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more qui…
n. one who looks or observes, a person present but not taking…
v. to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or…
adj. happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing li…
accelerate
v. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more qui…
bystander
n. one who looks or observes, a person present but not taking…
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Sadlier-Oxford: Level F; Unit 12 Vocabulary
Absolve (Verb)
Caricature (Noun) (Verb)
Clangor (Noun) (Verb)
Contiguous (Adjective)
To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt. ... (SYN: acquit,…
[Noun] a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates…
[Noun] a loud ringing sound; [Verb] to make a loud ringing no…
Side by side; touching; near; adjacent in time. ... (SYN: abutti…
Absolve (Verb)
To clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt. ... (SYN: acquit,…
Caricature (Noun) (Verb)
[Noun] a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates…
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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 2 Vocabulary
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding…
(adj) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lack…
Ameliorate
(v) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
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Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level C Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
(n.) A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(n.) A rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, p…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 7
allay
bestial
convivial
coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve... SY…
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial... SYN: f…
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive…
allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve... SY…
bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level F Unit 11
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction... SYN: blameworthy, di…
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
censurable
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction... SYN: blameworthy, di…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level E Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Managemen…
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
(verb) to include or contain; to be made up of... Classical sym…
(adj.) skillful, nimble... The __________ fingers of Spanish nu…
accede
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Managemen…
brandish
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 6
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice…
someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; left aba…
abject
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
agnostic
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level G - Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
(v.) To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(n.) Belief, mental acceptance
(v.) To condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
Articulate
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
Cavort
(v.) To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary: Level G: Unit 6
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice…
someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; left aba…
abject
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complete and…
agnostic
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 2 Vocabulary
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
ADJ; skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind; SYN -…
ADJ; peaceable and friendly; SYN - congenial; ANT - hostile
ADJ; having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling. SYN-d…
ADJ; given to fighting, warlike; combative, agressive... N; one…
adroit
ADJ; skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind; SYN -…
amicable
ADJ; peaceable and friendly; SYN - congenial; ANT - hostile
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