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english vocabulary power plus book 1
Cadaverous
despot
gird
gothic
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
A dictator with absolute power
To encircle as with a belt; to prepare as for action
A style of architecture developed in northern France that spr…
Cadaverous
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
despot
A dictator with absolute power
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 2
amalgamate (v.)
demented (adj.)
hone (v.)
beleaguer (v.)
to combine
mentally ill; insane
to sharpen
to besiege by encircling (as with an army)
amalgamate (v.)
to combine
demented (adj.)
mentally ill; insane
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Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Two (Book 1)
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
(v.) to combine
(adj.) mentally ill; insane
(v.) to sharpen
(v.) to besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
amalgamate
(v.) to combine
demented
(adj.) mentally ill; insane
13 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Six (Book 1)
nepotism
begrudge
mandarin
glutinous
(n.) favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power,…
(v.) to resent another's success; to envy... Aaron Burr _______…
(n.) an influential person; member of an elite group... The gro…
(adj.) gluey; sticky... The _______ honey that had leaked out o…
nepotism
(n.) favoritism shown to family or friends by those in power,…
begrudge
(v.) to resent another's success; to envy... Aaron Burr _______…
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity, lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
218 terms
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1
Gall
Parry
Cogitate
Transpire
(n.) shameless boldness; nerve
(v.) to deflect or evade a blow
(v.) to think deeply
(v.) to happen; to take place
Gall
(n.) shameless boldness; nerve
Parry
(v.) to deflect or evade a blow
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Vocabulary Power Plus book 1 lesson 5
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled... syn:exhausted, wearied ... ant:fresh
main point ... syn: idea, essence
to recommend; to speak in favor of ... syn: promote, encourage…
to obliterate ... syn: erase ... ant: enshrine
jaded
worn out; dulled... syn:exhausted, wearied ... ant:fresh
gist
main point ... syn: idea, essence
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Three (Book 1)
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
(n.) a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building... The…
(adj.) equally skillful with either hand... The ambidextrous st…
(adj.) delayed... Even though our train was belated we still go…
(v). to give life or motion to... The class finally became anim…
edifice
(n.) a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building... The…
ambidextrous
(adj.) equally skillful with either hand... The ambidextrous st…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 5
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled
the main point
to recommened; to speak in favor of
to obliterate; to wipe out
jaded
worn out; dulled
gist
the main point
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1/Lesson 9
bilk
homily
demise
emit
(v.) to cheat or swindle; to thwart
(n.) a sermon
(n.) death; a ceasing to exist
(v.) to send out; to give forth, as in sound or light
bilk
(v.) to cheat or swindle; to thwart
homily
(n.) a sermon
15 terms
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: 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
15 terms
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
13 terms
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from
(adj)- inactive; unproductive
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1: Lesson 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
adj. morally unrestrained; immoral; lewd
n. a coin collector
n. a scarcity; a lack; insufficiency
adj. believing that all events in life are inevitable and det…
licentious
adj. morally unrestrained; immoral; lewd
numismatist
n. a coin collector
Vocabulary power plus book 1 lesson 3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
adj. equally skillful with either hand
adj. delayed
v. to give life or motion to
edifice
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
adj. equally skillful with either hand
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 List 4
blight
denizen
elude
entice
spoil, harm, or destroy
occupant, frequenter, or inhabitant
evade or escape
attract or tempt
blight
spoil, harm, or destroy
denizen
occupant, frequenter, or inhabitant
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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Vocabulary Power Plus book 1, Lesson 7
gird
daunt
flux
hovel
to prepare for an event or an action
to make afraid; to discourage
a state of constant change or movement
a wretched living place; an open shed
gird
to prepare for an event or an action
daunt
to make afraid; to discourage
Vocabulary Power Plus : Book 1-Lesson 2
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
[VERB] to combine
[ADJ.] mentally ill; insane
[VERB] to sharpen
[VERB] to besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
amalgamate
[VERB] to combine
demented
[ADJ.] mentally ill; insane
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Lesson 16 Power Plus Vocabulary: Book 1
daub
admonish
obeisance
cache
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
to warn; to caution in counsel
a bow or similar gesture expressing deep respect
a concealed store of goods or valuables
daub
to paint coarsely or unskillfully
admonish
to warn; to caution in counsel
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 7
gird
daunt
flux
hovel
to prepare for an event or action; to brace... Residents of the…
to make afraid; to discourage; intimidate; dishearten... Antony…
a state of continual change or movement; fluctuation; instabi…
a wretched living place; an open shed; shanty; shack... Antonym…
gird
to prepare for an event or action; to brace... Residents of the…
daunt
to make afraid; to discourage; intimidate; dishearten... Antony…
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Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Five (Book 1)
advocate
dastardly
efface
entity
...
...
...
...
advocate
...
dastardly
...
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ALL Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1
fallible
blatant
dawdle
affiliate
capable of error
obvious; too conspicuous
to waste time
an associate; a partner
fallible
capable of error
blatant
obvious; too conspicuous
274 terms
Power plus book 1
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
the main point
to recommend; to speak in favor of
to obliterate; to wipe out
jaded
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence
gist
the main point
15 terms
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
10 terms
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
14 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Lesson Four (Book 1)
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v.) to escape notice; to get away from... The wide receiver el…
(adj.) inactive; unproductive... We could not grow anything on…
(n.) anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n.) a funeral rite or ceremony... We held an obsequy for the f…
elude
(v.) to escape notice; to get away from... The wide receiver el…
fallow
(adj.) inactive; unproductive... We could not grow anything on…
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ALL Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1
flagrant
patrician
emissary
kindred
glaringly bad; outrageous
an aristocrat
one sent on a special mission to represent others
having similar origin, nature, or character
flagrant
glaringly bad; outrageous
patrician
an aristocrat
Vocabulary Power Plus book 1 lesson 5
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled... syn:exhausted, wearied ... ant:fresh
main point ... syn: idea, essence
to recommend; to speak in favor of ... syn: promote, encourage…
to obliterate ... syn: erase ... ant: enshrine
jaded
worn out; dulled... syn:exhausted, wearied ... ant:fresh
gist
main point ... syn: idea, essence
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1 - 15
adjunct
macabre
farcical
debonair
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
horrible; grim
absurd; ridiculously clumsy
carefree and self-confident in manner; elegant and gracious
adjunct
connected or attached to in a dependent, subordinate, or auxi…
macabre
horrible; grim
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Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Lessons 3
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Belated
Animate
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing
adj. equally skillful with either hand
adj. delayed
v. to give life or motion to
Edifice
n. a large, elaborate structure; an imposing
Ambidextrous
adj. equally skillful with either hand
15 terms
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
10 terms
Vocab Power Plus Book 1 Lesson 6
Begrudge
Bibliophile
Declaim
Enmity
(v.) To resent or envy someone's pleasure
(n.) One who loves books
(v.) To speak in a loud, theatrical manner, make an angry spe…
(n.) Absolute hatred, malice, ill-will
Begrudge
(v.) To resent or envy someone's pleasure
Bibliophile
(n.) One who loves books
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity; a lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus, Book1 L11
carp
emissary
facade
flagrant
v: to complain or find fault in a petty or nagging way ; grum…
n: one sent on a special mission to represent others ; ambass…
n: a deceptive outward appearance; a misrepresentation ; pret…
adj: glaringly bad; outrageous ; offensive, shameless, brazen
carp
v: to complain or find fault in a petty or nagging way ; grum…
emissary
n: one sent on a special mission to represent others ; ambass…
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Unit 11
Flagrant
Patrician
Emissary
Kindred
glaringly bad; outrageous
an aristocrat
one sent on a special mission to represent others
having similar origin, nature, or character
Flagrant
glaringly bad; outrageous
Patrician
an aristocrat
10 terms
HS Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity, lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus - Book 1 - Lesson 7
gird
daunt
flux
gothic
to prepare for an event or action
to make afraid; to discourage
a state of continual change or movement
of the middle ages; of or relating to a mysterious, grotesque…
gird
to prepare for an event or action
daunt
to make afraid; to discourage
10 terms
Vocabulary PowerPlus Book 1 Lesson 4
elude
fallow
blight
obsequy
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
(n)- anything that destroys, prevents growth, or causes deval…
(n)- a funeral rite or ceremony
elude
(v)- to escape notice; get away from... syn- avoid, evade, lose…
fallow
(adj)- inactive; unproductive... syn- idle, barren... ant- producti…
15 terms
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 book 1- lesson 10
fallible
blatant
dawdle
affiliate
adj. capable of error
adj. obvious; too conspicuous
v. to waste time
an associate; partner
fallible
adj. capable of error
blatant
adj. obvious; too conspicuous
274 terms
Power plus vocabulary words book 1
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Morally unrestrained
A coin collector
A scarcity a lack
Believing that all events in life are in edible and determine…
Licentious
Morally unrestrained
Numismatist
A coin collector
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 - Lesson 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity, lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
Words from Vocabulary Power Plus: Book 1
licentious
paucity
fatalistic
pensive
morally unrestrained; lewd
a scarcity; a lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
dreamily thoughtful
licentious
morally unrestrained; lewd
paucity
a scarcity; a lack
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1, 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 rubbing or friction
beget
to produce; to make happen
educe
to draw or bring out
51 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus Book 1 Review
Lesson 12
Deluge
Catholic
Eerie
...
a flood, an overwhelming rush
universal, wide-ranging
weird, mysterious, strange and frightening
Lesson 12
...
Deluge
a flood, an overwhelming rush
10 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus: For the new SAT Book 1 Lesson 3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
noun, a large, elaborate or imposing structure
adjective, equally skillful with either hand
adjective, delayed
verb, to give life or motion to
edifice
noun, a large, elaborate or imposing structure
ambidextrous
adjective, equally skillful with either hand
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