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20 terms
Englsih - Unit 1 Synonyms and Antonyms
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
Syns: commendation, sanction, admiration, approval... Ants: dis…
Syns: mitigate, alleviate, slake, allay, ease, lessen, calm…
Syns: alliance, league, federation, combine, union, unificati…
Syns: degeneration, corruption, decay, decline... Ants: rise, g…
approbation
Syns: commendation, sanction, admiration, approval... Ants: dis…
assuage
Syns: mitigate, alleviate, slake, allay, ease, lessen, calm…
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englsih vocab test 3 antonyms (actual definition)
prevalent
ambiguous
intricate
dearth
isolated (widespread)
definite (unclear)
plain( complex)
abundance(lack of)
prevalent
isolated (widespread)
ambiguous
definite (unclear)
8 terms
Antonyms
Freedom
Improbable
Cheerful
Delightful
Bondage
Credible
Doleful
Ghastly
Freedom
Bondage
Improbable
Credible
20 terms
Honors Vocabulary Unit 3: Matching Antonyms
abhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
attenuate
desirable
approve; support
displeasing in regards to taste or smell
strengthen; intensify
abhorrent
desirable
admonish
approve; support
30 terms
englsih 3 set 1
Alleviate
Altruism
Bestow
Humanity
To make less severe; to lighten as a burden.
Unselfish; Consideration towards others.
To give, to apply, to place upon.
All humans collectively.
Alleviate
To make less severe; to lighten as a burden.
Altruism
Unselfish; Consideration towards others.
20 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
20 terms
Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop: Level G: Unit 4
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
(n.) The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
(n.) A fortified place, stronghold.... (SYN: citadel, rampart, p…
(n.) A state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treaty, pact…
(adj.) Complete or perfect in the highest degree; (v.) To bri…
atrophy
(n.) The wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progress…
bastion
(n.) A fortified place, stronghold.... (SYN: citadel, rampart, p…
20 terms
Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
Definition:(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or…
Definition:(adj.) peaceable, friendly... Synonyms: congenial, ne…
Definition:(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unw…
Definition:(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggr…
adroit
Definition:(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or…
amicable
Definition:(adj.) peaceable, friendly... Synonyms: congenial, ne…
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Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent... SYNONYMS: antagonist, rival, foe... ANT…
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force... SYNONYMS: pressure, bully, intimidate,…
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent... SYNONYMS: antagonist, rival, foe... ANT…
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop (Level E) Unit 5
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others... Most p…
(verb) to express agreement; (noun) agreement... Workers hope t…
(noun) one who does good to others... Without the help of many…
(adj) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly... In to…
altruistic
(adj) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others... Most p…
assent
(verb) to express agreement; (noun) agreement... Workers hope t…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Level F: Unit 2
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming…
(n.) poise, assurance, great confidence; perpendicularity... Sy…
(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 confidence; perpendicularity... Sy…
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english 6 vocabulary words lervine
alliteration
Analogy
Antonyms
Author's purpose
repetition of inital consonant sounds... Peter Piper picked a bo…
a comparison between things that are alike in some ways
words with opposite meanings
to entertain, to persuade, to inform or to explain
alliteration
repetition of inital consonant sounds... Peter Piper picked a bo…
Analogy
a comparison between things that are alike in some ways
12 terms
Vocabulary Quiz 3 (Word list)
Psychosomatic
Apathy
Dialog
Diameter
Related to the effect of the mind on the body
Feeling of dislike or opposition towards something
Conversation between two or more persons
Line passing through the center of a figure
Psychosomatic
Related to the effect of the mind on the body
Apathy
Feeling of dislike or opposition towards something
17 terms
Reference Sources
What are reference sources used for?
Dictionaries
Two types of dictionaries
Unabridge Dictionary
To find background information, facts, and to get a quick ans…
Provide information about words.
Unabridged and Abridge
Include all words currently in use in a language. They are ve…
What are reference sources used for?
To find background information, facts, and to get a quick ans…
Dictionaries
Provide information about words.
81 terms
L to J terms
abstract language
allusion
ambiguity
analogy
used to denote ideas and qualities rather than observable, th…
in which a writer briefly refers to an event, book, myth, pla…
that capitalizes on the multiple meanings of a word, phrase,…
in which a writer draws a similarity or comparison between tw…
abstract language
used to denote ideas and qualities rather than observable, th…
allusion
in which a writer briefly refers to an event, book, myth, pla…
74 terms
Literacy 330 Midterm
Learning Theories
Behaviorism
Constructivism
sociolinguistics
behaviorism, constructivism, sociolinguistics, information pr…
focuses on observable changes in behavior, views the teacher'…
describes learning as the active instruction of knowledge, re…
emphasizes the importance of language and social interaction…
Learning Theories
behaviorism, constructivism, sociolinguistics, information pr…
Behaviorism
focuses on observable changes in behavior, views the teacher'…
51 terms
Linguistics Midterm
Transformational/Generative Grammar
Which of the respiratory and digestive…
Universal Grammar
Blending
A set of rules that could create and infinite number of utter…
Epiglottis, Trachea, Lungs, and Velum
the belief that language is innate; that is, we are hard-wire…
Using two words to form a new one. ... EX: Meal between breakfas…
Transformational/Generative Grammar
A set of rules that could create and infinite number of utter…
Which of the respiratory and digestive…
Epiglottis, Trachea, Lungs, and Velum
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocab 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…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Level F Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(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
Acculturation
(n.) The modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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