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English Vocabulary
agony
aprehensive
beneficial
blunder
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
advantageous or helpful
a careless mistake
agony
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
aprehensive
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
45 terms
English Vocabulary
Beckon
obituary
Concoct
sinewy
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
a notice of the death of a person often including...
to devise, make up; contrive
strong; robust
Beckon
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
obituary
a notice of the death of a person often including...
16 terms
English Vocabulary
Beautiful
Grow
Hard
Home
Something that is beautiful is pretty.
To grow is to make bigger or to cultivate.
When something is hard, it is not easy to do.
A home is where you live.
Beautiful
Something that is beautiful is pretty.
Grow
To grow is to make bigger or to cultivate.
English Vocabulary
agony
aprehensive
beneficial
blunder
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
advantageous or helpful
a careless mistake
agony
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
aprehensive
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
50 terms
English Vocabulary
depict (v) The picture did not *depi…
determine (v) The points will *deter…
*devoid* (adj) Saturn is devoiddevoid (adj) Saturn is *devoid* of l…
differentiate (v) Apple colors help…
To give a picture of; to describe
decide
Completely lacking
(v.) - to distinguish, to make different
depict (v) The picture did not *depi…
To give a picture of; to describe
determine (v) The points will *deter…
decide
10 terms
English Vocabulary
adversity
collaborate
diligent
ephemeral
misfortune
to work together
hard-working
momentary, fleeting
adversity
misfortune
collaborate
to work together
10 terms
English Vocabulary
audacity
evacuated
etiquette
lavishly
boldness; daring
remove from an area
acceptable manners
plentifully
audacity
boldness; daring
evacuated
remove from an area
English Vocabulary
Tithe
Benign
Contemptuous
Coagulating
one tenth of annual produce or earnings
Gentle; kindly
showing contempt (feeling a person or thing is worthless or b…
change to a sold or a semi-solid state
Tithe
one tenth of annual produce or earnings
Benign
Gentle; kindly
Vocabulary Unit 4 (English-English)
arrogant
bad-tempered
bright
cautious
having an exaggerated sense of his/her abilities
easily annoyed or made angry
intelligent
careful to avoid potential problems
arrogant
having an exaggerated sense of his/her abilities
bad-tempered
easily annoyed or made angry
English Vocabulary
ast(er)
aud(i)
auto
bene
star
sound
self
good
ast(er)
star
aud(i)
sound
45 terms
English Vocabulary
Beckon
obituary
Concoct
sinewy
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
a notice of the death of a person often including...
to devise, make up; contrive
strong; robust
Beckon
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
obituary
a notice of the death of a person often including...
10 terms
Unit 2 English Vocabulary
Trenchant
Procrastinate
Roster
Impede
(adj.) incisive, keen; forceful, effective; cutting, caustic;…
(v.) to delay, put off until later
a list of names
To obstruct or interfere with; to delay
Trenchant
(adj.) incisive, keen; forceful, effective; cutting, caustic;…
Procrastinate
(v.) to delay, put off until later
24 terms
English Vocabulary
vigorously
betray
volatile
cautioned
involves strength and energy
disloyal, unfaithful
explosive
warn or advise against
vigorously
involves strength and energy
betray
disloyal, unfaithful
English Vocabulary
dilate
odious
progeny
expedient
make or become wider, larger, or more open.
extremely unpleasant; repulsive.
a descendant or the descendants of a person, animal, or plant…
(of an action) convenient and practical, although possibly im…
dilate
make or become wider, larger, or more open.
odious
extremely unpleasant; repulsive.
14 terms
English Vocabulary
contrast
contradictions
epiphany
complex
showing a difference when compared
when actions, ideas or statements are opposing or opposite of…
sudden understanding of the truth
difficult, complicated, more than one piece
contrast
showing a difference when compared
contradictions
when actions, ideas or statements are opposing or opposite of…
64 terms
English Vocabulary
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To take cation
An opening or gap
Pirate
Carful
Admonish
To take cation
Breach
An opening or gap
Business English Vocabulary - English for meetings
Agenda (noun)
Minutes (noun)
Schedule (noun)
Objections (noun)
1. A list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.... You…
1. The written record of everything said at a meeting.... Sally…
1. A plan for carrying out a process or procedure. A list of…
1. An expression or feeling of disapproval or opposition. A r…
Agenda (noun)
1. A list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.... You…
Minutes (noun)
1. The written record of everything said at a meeting.... Sally…
English Vocabulary
Accoutrements
Aggrieved
Choleric
Comport
equipment or accessories
(adj.) distressed, wronged, injured (The foreman mercilessly…
Easily angered
behave
Accoutrements
equipment or accessories
Aggrieved
(adj.) distressed, wronged, injured (The foreman mercilessly…
120 terms
Vocabulary English
Enigma
Apathy
Indifferent
Revere
a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult…
A lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
Having no preference
To honor, to regard with respect
Enigma
a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult…
Apathy
A lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
30 terms
English Vocabulary
Gesticulation
Aperture
Sagacity
Vehemently
motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
an opening
wisdom
marked by intense force or emotion
Gesticulation
motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
Aperture
an opening
20 terms
English Vocabulary
calamity
debased
desolate
disdain
disaster sudden damage or distress (noun)... The fire was the gr…
reduce in quality or value, inferior (adj.)... His ____ self.
bleak and empty (adj.)... The _____ desert was not welcoming to…
scorn, disrespectful, feeling of being unworthy (n.)
calamity
disaster sudden damage or distress (noun)... The fire was the gr…
debased
reduce in quality or value, inferior (adj.)... His ____ self.
21 terms
English Vocabulary
moderately
Banish
Dwindle
Diminish
quite, fairly Ex: These events were ____ successful
send (someone) away; get rid of Ex: they were ___-ed_ to Sibe…
To become gradually less until little remains Ex: over the la…
make or become less. Ex: a tax whose purpose is to ____ spend…
moderately
quite, fairly Ex: These events were ____ successful
Banish
send (someone) away; get rid of Ex: they were ___-ed_ to Sibe…
English Academic Vocabulary
Thesis Statement/Claim
Topic Sentence
Concise
Vague
a short statement, usually one sentence, that summarizes the…
a sentence that expresses the main idea of the paragraph in w…
expressing or covering much in few words; brief in form but c…
not clear in meaning : stated in a way that is general and no…
Thesis Statement/Claim
a short statement, usually one sentence, that summarizes the…
Topic Sentence
a sentence that expresses the main idea of the paragraph in w…
64 terms
English vocabulary
Furtive
Lapel
Splay
Futile
Something done secretly.
The fold of the front of a coat, part of the collar.
To spread out.
useless, not successful
Furtive
Something done secretly.
Lapel
The fold of the front of a coat, part of the collar.
43 terms
English Vocabulary Grade
LUMINOUS
BELLIGERENT
ELATED
DECEIVE
giving off light
hostile, wanting to fight
filled with joy
to make someone believe something that is not true; to trick
LUMINOUS
giving off light
BELLIGERENT
hostile, wanting to fight
30 terms
English vocabulary
beguiled
impalpable
solace
malicious
to influence by trickery
incapable of being perceived by the sense of touch
comfort during a time of sorrow
with evil intent
beguiled
to influence by trickery
impalpable
incapable of being perceived by the sense of touch
English Vocabulary
suave
putrid
snub
principle
charming
rolling, decaying, fowl smell
ignore on purpose
personal rules or beliefs
suave
charming
putrid
rolling, decaying, fowl smell
13 terms
English vocabulary
Cuboard
Chicken
Neck
Lion
...
...
...
Cuboard
...
Chicken
18 terms
English Vocabulary 1
ancient
to advise
apparent
to appoint
of or in time long past; dating from a remote period
to give counsel to; offer an opinion or suggestion
capable of being easily perceived or understood
to name or assign to a position, an office, or the like
ancient
of or in time long past; dating from a remote period
to advise
to give counsel to; offer an opinion or suggestion
English Vocabulary 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…
English vocabulary
scene
sound
city
traffic
Ansicht, Szene
Geräusch
Stadt, Großstadt
Verkehr
scene
Ansicht, Szene
sound
Geräusch
6 terms
English Vocabulary
iambic
alliteration
rhyme
onomatopoeia
A common meter in poetry consisting of an unrhymed line with…
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
iambic
A common meter in poetry consisting of an unrhymed line with…
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
21 terms
English vocabulary
Ladled
Rejoicing
Beadle
Conclave
To lift out or serve with a long handled spoon
Happy celebrations by people because something good has happe…
An official who takes part in some church or university cerem…
A private meeting which is usually held in secret
Ladled
To lift out or serve with a long handled spoon
Rejoicing
Happy celebrations by people because something good has happe…
15 terms
English Vocabulary
arid
distinct
Abundant
Graze
Having little or no rainfall:very dry
not the same: different or separate.
More Than Enough Plentiful
TO FEED IN GROWING GRASS
arid
Having little or no rainfall:very dry
distinct
not the same: different or separate.
English 3 Vocabulary
Abjure
Belie
Chicanery
Feckless
Verb - To swear off, and it applies to something you once bel…
Verb - To be in contradiction with
Noun - The use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extra…
Adjective - Generally incompetent and ineffectual
Abjure
Verb - To swear off, and it applies to something you once bel…
Belie
Verb - To be in contradiction with
45 terms
English Vocabulary
beckon
obituary
concoct
sinewy
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
a notice of the death of a person often including...
to devise, make up; contrive
strong; robust
beckon
to signal, summon, or direct by a gesture of the head or hand
obituary
a notice of the death of a person often including...
20 terms
English Vocabulary
agony
apprehensive
beneficial
blunder
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
advantageous or helpful
a careless mistake
agony
extreme and generally prolonged pain; intense physical or men…
apprehensive
uneasy or fearful of something that might happen
101 terms
English Vocabulary
Crop (n)
Apprehensive (adj)
Fictitious (adj)
Countenance (v,n)
tanaman, panen, hasil
gelisah/ cemas,/kawatir
samaran/khayal/ bohongan
air muka, menyetujui
Crop (n)
tanaman, panen, hasil
Apprehensive (adj)
gelisah/ cemas,/kawatir
18 terms
English Vocabulary
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Bereft
Deploy
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
12 terms
English Vocabulary Unit 4
aggressive
associate
deceive
emigrate
quick to fight or quarrel, tending to violence; bold, determi…
(v) to join or be together as partners, allies or friends... (n…
to trick or lead a person into believing something that is no…
to leave one's home country or area to live in another
aggressive
quick to fight or quarrel, tending to violence; bold, determi…
associate
(v) to join or be together as partners, allies or friends... (n…
7 terms
English Chapter 3 Vocabulary
simple sentence
compound sentence
complex sentence
compound subject
a group of words that expresses a complete thought
two simple sentences joined by a comma and a coordinating con…
a sentence with a subordinate clause and an independent clause
two or more subjects with the same predicate
simple sentence
a group of words that expresses a complete thought
compound sentence
two simple sentences joined by a comma and a coordinating con…
English vocabulary
English
flight
crayons
assessment
English
to travel by a plane
colored pencils
evaluation
English
English
flight
to travel by a plane
20 terms
English vocabulary
scene
sound
city
traffic
Ansicht, Szene
Geräusch
Stadt, Großstadt
Verkehr
scene
Ansicht, Szene
sound
Geräusch
English Vocabulary
bathroom
hallway
teacher
student
baño
el corredor
el/la maestro/a
estudiante
bathroom
baño
hallway
el corredor
English vocabulary
Squander
Lax
ajtive imperative
Uncouth
wasting / wasting something
not restrictive/ to lose
something that is important
Bad manage
Squander
wasting / wasting something
Lax
not restrictive/ to lose
20 terms
Business English Vocabulary - English for meetings
Agenda (noun)
Minutes (noun)
Schedule (noun)
Objections (noun)
1. A list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.... You…
1. The written record of everything said at a meeting.... Sally…
1. A plan for carrying out a process or procedure. A list of…
1. An expression or feeling of disapproval or opposition. A r…
Agenda (noun)
1. A list of items to be discussed at a formal meeting.... You…
Minutes (noun)
1. The written record of everything said at a meeting.... Sally…
8th Grade English Vocabulary
inference
procedure
purpose
narrative
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
the reason for which something is done or created or for whic…
a story or sequence of events
inference
a logical conclusion based on observation and past experience
procedure
a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner
English 3 Vocabulary 10
idolatry
adulterate
emanate
garish
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
to make impure; to contaminiate
to come forth or send forth
tastelessly; gaudy
idolatry
excessive or blind adoration; worship of an object
adulterate
to make impure; to contaminiate
10 terms
8th English Vocabulary 1
aghast
adulation
condolences
disconsolate
filled with horror or shock
excessive pride or admiration
expression of sympathy
without consolation or comfort; unhappy
aghast
filled with horror or shock
adulation
excessive pride or admiration
English 3 Vocabulary 11
elixir
desiccated
cessation
juxtapose
a supposed remedy for all ailments
dried up
a stopping or discontinuance
to place side by side for comparison
elixir
a supposed remedy for all ailments
desiccated
dried up
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