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Sadlier-Oxford 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…
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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 3A
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hated for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to, attribute
Abominate
to have an intense dislike or hated for
Acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level G Unit 10
askance... He looked askance at the pr…
attenuate... Enthusiasm for intense shop…
benign... The lung tumor was not maligna…
cavil... He caviled and quibbled over…
(adv.) with suspicion, distrust; with disapproval... syn: distr…
(v.) to weaken or lessen in force, intensity, or value to mak…
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
(v.) to find fault in a petty way, to carp; ... (n.) a trivial o…
askance... He looked askance at the pr…
(adv.) with suspicion, distrust; with disapproval... syn: distr…
attenuate... Enthusiasm for intense shop…
(v.) to weaken or lessen in force, intensity, or value to mak…
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Unit 14_Level F Sadlier Oxford
amenable
berate
carnage
credulous
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(v.) to scold sharply
(n.) large-scale slaughter or loss of life
(adj.) too ready to believe, easily deceived
amenable
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
berate
(v.) to scold sharply
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Sadlier Oxford Voc. Level D Unit 9
candid
cubicle
drudgery
envoy
(adj.) Straightforward, honestly frank
(n.) A small compartment, as for work or study
(n.) Hard and constant work in any menial or dull occupation
(n.) A representative of a government who is sent on a specia…
candid
(adj.) Straightforward, honestly frank
cubicle
(n.) A small compartment, as for work or study
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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…
Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Level B Unit 2
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use, at hand
to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
usual, expected, routine
to persuade not to do something
available
ready for use, at hand
cater
to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
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Sadlier Oxford D Unit 3
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
To make shorter
A follower, supporter; attached, sticking to
An angry argument
Resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
Abridge
To make shorter
Adherent
A follower, supporter; attached, sticking to
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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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Sadlier Oxford D Unit 2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
A citizen of another country; foreign, strange
Having a pleasing appearance
To make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
A citizen of another country; foreign, strange
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Unit 10 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
bellow
beneficiary
botch
clutter
v. to make a sound similar to that of a bull, roar; ... n. a lou…
n. one who benefits from something; a person who is left mone…
v. to repair or patch poorly; make a mess of... n. a hopelessly…
v. to fill or cover in a disorderly way... n. a state of disorde…
bellow
v. to make a sound similar to that of a bull, roar; ... n. a lou…
beneficiary
n. one who benefits from something; a person who is left mone…
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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 Level A Unit 10
abominable
bumbling
consequence
delude
(adj.) arousing hatred; disgusting, detestable... (syn) despicable
(adj.) blundering and awkward; (n.) clumsiness... (syn) awkward
(n.) a result, effect; importance... (syn) a result
(v.) to fool, deceive; to mislead utterly... (syn) deceive
abominable
(adj.) arousing hatred; disgusting, detestable... (syn) despicable
bumbling
(adj.) blundering and awkward; (n.) clumsiness... (syn) awkward
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sadlier oxford 18
abide
contrast
depress
dismal
(v.) to live in a place; to put up with; to have patience with
(n.) a difference between things being compared... (v.) to compa…
(v.) to make someone sad; to discourage
(adj.) dreary; gloomy; showing a lack of hope
abide
(v.) to live in a place; to put up with; to have patience with
contrast
(n.) a difference between things being compared... (v.) to compa…
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Sadlier Oxford Book C Unit 9 vocab
apt
awry
bludgeon
capitulate
(adj.) suitable, fitting, likely; quick to learn
(adj., adv.) In a turned or twisted position or direction; wr…
(n.) a short club used as a weapon; ... (v.) to strike with a he…
(v.) to end resistance, give up, surrender, throw in the towel
apt
(adj.) suitable, fitting, likely; quick to learn
awry
(adj., adv.) In a turned or twisted position or direction; wr…
Sadlier-Oxford Vocab - Level D-Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
Verb: to caution or advice against something; to scold mildly…
Noun: an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infracti…
Noun: a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
Adjective: careful, cautious
admonish
Verb: to caution or advice against something; to scold mildly…
breach
Noun: an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infracti…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Level E - Unit 8
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
(noun)strong dislike; bitter hostility... Syn: enmity, rancor, a…
(noun)a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest... Syn: indifferen…
(adjective)fearful or anxious, especially about the future... Sy…
(verb)to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of at…
animosity
(noun)strong dislike; bitter hostility... Syn: enmity, rancor, a…
apathy
(noun)a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest... Syn: indifferen…
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Sadlier Oxford Level C Unit 7
acme
attribute
belittle
convey
the highest point
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a…
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to tra…
acme
the highest point
attribute
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
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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 Level C Unit 5 Definitions
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
more than enough, large, spacious
a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual appearance
to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
aghast
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
more than enough, large, spacious
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Sadlier-Oxford Level D Unit 4
incinerate
precipice
reprieve
rectify
(v) to burn to ashes... (syn) burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
(n) a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster ... (syn)…
(n) a temporary relief or delay;... (v) to grant a postponement…
(v) to make right, correct ... (syn) remedy, set right ... (ant) me…
incinerate
(v) to burn to ashes... (syn) burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
precipice
(n) a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster ... (syn)…
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Sadlier-Oxford Level A Unit 13
Adhere
Affirm
Atrocity
Cope
V- to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted of loyal as a…
V- to declare to be true, state positively; to confirm... Syn- a…
N- an extremely wicked, brutal, or cruel act; something very…
V- to struggle successfully against; to prove to be match for…
Adhere
V- to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted of loyal as a…
Affirm
V- to declare to be true, state positively; to confirm... Syn- a…
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Unit 11 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary
adequate
ajar
dialogue
emblem
adj. sufficient, enough
adj., adv. partly open
n. a conversation between two or more people; an interchange…
n. a symbol, sign, token
adequate
adj. sufficient, enough
ajar
adj., adv. partly open
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sadlier oxford 6
atone
bondage
credible
defray
Her father had to make up for lost time.
they were upset at Lincoln freed the bondage.
I thought it was credible,so I helped her out and didn't real…
He had to defray the item his child had broken in the store.
atone
Her father had to make up for lost time.
bondage
they were upset at Lincoln freed the bondage.
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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 Level A Unit 12
abduct
ambiguous
balk
compact
(v) to kidnap, carry off by force
(adj) not clear, having two or more possible meanings
(v) to stop short and refuse to go on; to refuse abruptly; to…
(adj) closely and firmly packed together; small (v) to squeez…
abduct
(v) to kidnap, carry off by force
ambiguous
(adj) not clear, having two or more possible meanings
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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 Level E Unit 5 Vocab
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous (def) adj
WORRIED ABOUT OTHER PEOPLE... selfless, generous... Antonyms: self…
AGREEMENT ... concur, consent, accede... Antonyms: disagree, differ…
ONE WHO DOES GOOD TO OTHERS... patron, humanitarian... Antonyms: mi…
COURAGE, GOOD MANNERS... honor, courtesy, knightly, gallant, civ…
altruistic
WORRIED ABOUT OTHER PEOPLE... selfless, generous... Antonyms: self…
assent
AGREEMENT ... concur, consent, accede... Antonyms: disagree, differ…
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Sadlier-Oxford Level C Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
a rich mass of ore in a mine: something very valuable
lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; diff…
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or…
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine: something very valuable
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 9
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
(n.) praise or flattery that is excessive... synonyms: adoratio…
(n.) an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denuncia…
(adj.) shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom... synonyms: sh…
abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
adulation
(n.) praise or flattery that is excessive... synonyms: adoratio…
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sadlier oxford level orange unit 6
blossom
collide
constant
content
n. a flower or group of flowers; the state or time of floweri…
v. to strike against each other with force; to clash... syn: to…
adj. never stopping; happening over and over again... n. somethi…
adj. pleased with or accepting of; not wanting anything else…
blossom
n. a flower or group of flowers; the state or time of floweri…
collide
v. to strike against each other with force; to clash... syn: to…
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Sadlier Oxford Unit 6A
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
20 terms
Unit 15_Level F Sadlier Oxford
adamant
brouhaha
bulwark
choleric
(adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
(n.) a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or co…
(n.) a strong defensive or protection, a solid wall-like stru…
(adj.) easily made angry, bad-tempered... synonyms: irascible,…
adamant
(adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
brouhaha
(n.) a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or co…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford Level A unit 15
beacon
berserk
celestial
chasten
(n.) a light or other signal that warns and guides; a lightho…
(adj., adv.) violently and destructively enraged... syn: derange…
adj. Having to do with the heavens or sky; heavenly; yielding…
(v.) to punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavi…
beacon
(n.) a light or other signal that warns and guides; a lightho…
berserk
(adj., adv.) violently and destructively enraged... syn: derange…
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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 2E
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
skillful, experiment in the use of the hands or mind
peaceable, friendly
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
given to fighting, warlike, combative, aggressive; one at war…
adroit
skillful, experiment in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceable, friendly
Sadlier Oxford 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. state or scene of uproar and confusion... s: commotion, pande…
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 Level D Unit 10
adept
aspire
bleak
chide
Thoroughly skilled, an expert
To have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward higher goal,…
bare, dreary dismal
to blame, scold
adept
Thoroughly skilled, an expert
aspire
To have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward higher goal,…
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Sadlier-Oxford Level 4E
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
associated, connected
to find out
an accomplishment, the act of achieving
to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
associated, connected
ascertain
to find out
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Sadlier-Oxford Unit 5E
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
to express agreement, agreement
one who does good to others
marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
to express agreement, agreement
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Sadlier-Oxford Level D Unit 4
incinerate
precipice
reprieve
rectify
(v) to burn to ashes... (syn) burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
(n) a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster ... (syn)…
(n) a temporary relief or delay;... (v) to grant a postponement…
(v) to make right, correct ... (syn) remedy, set right ... (ant) me…
incinerate
(v) to burn to ashes... (syn) burn up, cremate, reduce to ashes
precipice
(n) a very steep cliff; the brink or edge of disaster ... (syn)…
20 terms
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 -Unit 3A
animated
culminate
brood
downright
adj. full of life, lively
v. to reach a high point of development
n. a family of young animals, ... v. to think about
adj. thoroughly, completely
animated
adj. full of life, lively
culminate
v. to reach a high point of development
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Sadlier-Oxford Level A Unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
(v.) to approve or permit... syn: order... ant: forbid
(n.) an offender... syn: lawbreaker (criminal)
(v.) to waste time; to be idle... syn: delay, dillydally... ant: hu…
(v.) to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to ana…
authorize
(v.) to approve or permit... syn: order... ant: forbid
culprit
(n.) an offender... syn: lawbreaker (criminal)
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level A unit 1
apparel
douse
immense
libel
clothing
drench, stick completely in water
huge
defamation; misrepresent someone publicly/in print harmfully
apparel
clothing
douse
drench, stick completely in water
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary level A unit 6
agenda
amiable
befuddle
blight
(n.) the program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of t…
(adj.) friendly, good-natured.... Synonyms: pleasant, agreeable
(v.) to confuse, make stupid.... Synonyms: bewilder,boggle, stup…
(n.) a disease that causes plants to wither and die; a condit…
agenda
(n.) the program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of t…
amiable
(adj.) friendly, good-natured.... Synonyms: pleasant, agreeable
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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…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Level A Unit 4
acquit
deem
devastate
discredit
(v.) to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge comple…
(v.) to think, believe; to consider, have an opinion
(v.) To destroy, lay waste, leave in ruins
(v.) to throw doubt upon, cause to be distrusted; to damage i…
acquit
(v.) to declare not guilty, free from blame, discharge comple…
deem
(v.) to think, believe; to consider, have an opinion
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Sadlier-Oxford Level E: Unit 9
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned.... Syn.: intense, ferven…
(adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent.... Syn.: industrious, u…
(adj.) prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent.... Syn.: rash,…
allocate
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
ardent
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned.... Syn.: intense, ferven…
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