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Grade 8 Wordly Wise Lesson 10
abject
advocate
atrocity
commemmorate
adj. most miserable; wretched
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
n. an act of great cruelty and wickedness
v. to serve as a memorial to; to remember in a solumn manner
abject
adj. most miserable; wretched
advocate
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 8
perform
fan
bashful
costume
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
nervous or uncomfortable in social situations
the clothes that are worn by someone (such as an actor) who i…
perform
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
fan
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
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Wordly Wise Book 1, Lesson 1
leap
swamp
trunk
capital
jump
wetland with trees
a place for storing or carrying things in the back of a car
the most important city or town of a country or region.
leap
jump
swamp
wetland with trees
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 3
desert
bend
stump
temperature
an area of very dry land that is usually covered with sand an…
to curve out of a straight line or position
the part of a tree that remains in the ground after the tree…
a measurement that indicates how hot or cold something is
desert
an area of very dry land that is usually covered with sand an…
bend
to curve out of a straight line or position
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 11
headlight
pattern
caution
alone
a light on the front of a vehicle
a repeated form or design
care taken to avoid danger or risk
without anyone or anything else
headlight
a light on the front of a vehicle
pattern
a repeated form or design
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 1
leap
swamp
trunk
capital
to jump over (something)
land that is always wet and often partly covered with water
the enclosed space in the back of a car for carrying things
a city in which the main offices of a government are located
leap
to jump over (something)
swamp
land that is always wet and often partly covered with water
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 10
filthy
motion
spray
hang
very dirty
a movement of your body or of a part of your body
very small drops of water moving through the air
to attach or place something so that it is held up without su…
filthy
very dirty
motion
a movement of your body or of a part of your body
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 6
meet
cranky
train
injured
to see and speak to (someone) for the first time
easily annoyed or angered
to teach (someone) the skills needed to do something
suffering from an injury : physically hurt or harmed
meet
to see and speak to (someone) for the first time
cranky
easily annoyed or angered
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 4
thick
utensils
solid
separate
having a large distance between the top and bottom or front a…
a simple and useful device that is used for doing tasks in a…
firm or hard
: to cause (two or more people or things) to stop being toget…
thick
having a large distance between the top and bottom or front a…
utensils
a simple and useful device that is used for doing tasks in a…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 7
cross
wagon
weave
fancy
a mark formed by two lines that cross each other
vehicle with four wheels that is used for carrying heavy load…
to make something (such as cloth) by crossing threads or othe…
very expensive and fashionable
cross
a mark formed by two lines that cross each other
wagon
vehicle with four wheels that is used for carrying heavy load…
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Wordly Wise Lesson 1 grade 8
avid
brusque
concise
demean
eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for…
short,rude
expressing much in few words, to the point, succinct, ... brief…
disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity;... the way a person beha…
avid
eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for…
brusque
short,rude
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 9
level
funnel
lean
object
a specific height
a device shaped like a hollow cone with a tube extending from…
to rest on or against something or someone for support
a thing that you can see and touch and that is not alive
level
a specific height
funnel
a device shaped like a hollow cone with a tube extending from…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 8
perform
fan
bashful
costume
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
nervous or uncomfortable in social situations
the clothes that are worn by someone (such as an actor) who i…
perform
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
fan
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 5
sway
property
arrange
rusty
to move slowly back and forth
a piece of land often with buildings on it that is owned by a…
to organize the details of something before it happens : to p…
covered with rust
sway
to move slowly back and forth
property
a piece of land often with buildings on it that is owned by a…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 12
chart
button
view
land
information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
a small part of a machine that you push to make the machine w…
the things that can be seen from a particular place
to return to the ground or another surface after a flight
chart
information in the form of a table, diagram, etc.
button
a small part of a machine that you push to make the machine w…
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Wordly Wise Book 1- All Lingo
leap
swamp
trunk
capital
to jump over (something)
land that is always wet and often partly covered with water
the enclosed space in the back of a car for carrying things
a city in which the main offices of a government are located
leap
to jump over (something)
swamp
land that is always wet and often partly covered with water
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 8
ancient
century
chamber
descend
adj. Very old; of a long time ago.
n. A period of one hundred years.
n. A large room.
v. To go or come down.
ancient
adj. Very old; of a long time ago.
century
n. A period of one hundred years.
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Grade 8 Wordly Wise Lesson 5
audacious
audacious
audacity
confiscate
willing to take risks
disrespect
take risks by showing boldness.
take possession of by force;
audacious
willing to take risks
audacious
disrespect
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Wordly Wise Lesson 4, Grade 8
abhor
affable
amiss
despondent
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious
adv. in a wrong or imperfect way... adj. out of order; wrong
adj. depressed from loss of hope or confidence; utterly disco…
abhor
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
affable
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious
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Wordly Wise- Grade 8-Lesson 2
abraison
clad
corroborate
cursory
n. - A wearing away by friction. ... adj.- Harsh or rough surface.
adj. - clothed or covered.
v. - To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm.
adj. - Done in a hurry and with little attention to details.
abraison
n. - A wearing away by friction. ... adj.- Harsh or rough surface.
clad
adj. - clothed or covered.
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Wordly Wise Lesson 5 grade 8
audacious
confiscate
depict
embark
adj. 1. willing to take risks;daring.... 2. showing disrespect…
adj. to seize, by force if necessary: to take possession of
verb - to give a picture of; to describe
verb - 1. to go on board a ship or airplane at the start of a…
audacious
adj. 1. willing to take risks;daring.... 2. showing disrespect…
confiscate
adj. to seize, by force if necessary: to take possession of
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Grade 8 Wordly Wise Vocabulary Lesson 1
avid: (adjective)
brusque: (adjective)
concise:
demean:
1. Having a strong desire for—to the point of greed; eager 2.…
1. Abrupt in manner or speech 2. gruff
(adjective) Short and to the point.
(verb) To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputa…
avid: (adjective)
1. Having a strong desire for—to the point of greed; eager 2.…
brusque: (adjective)
1. Abrupt in manner or speech 2. gruff
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Wordly Wise - Lesson 4 - Grade 8
abhor (v.)
affable (adv.)
amiss (adv.)(adj.)
desponent (adj.)
To shrink form disgust: to detest.
Pleasant; approachable; gracious.
1. In a wrong or imperfect way. 2. Out of order; wrong.
Depressed from loss of hope of confidence; utterly discouraged.
abhor (v.)
To shrink form disgust: to detest.
affable (adv.)
Pleasant; approachable; gracious.
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Wordly Wise Grade 8 Lesson 6
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
1. Total absences of government.... 2. Lack of order; total conf…
1. To seize; to arrest... 2. To grasp the meaning of; to underst…
To bring before a court to face charges.
1. To absorb into a population... 2. To take in a part and absor…
anarchy
1. Total absences of government.... 2. Lack of order; total conf…
apprehend
1. To seize; to arrest... 2. To grasp the meaning of; to underst…
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Wordly Wise Red Book 1
abate (v)
acknowledge (v)
agent (n)
authority (n)
To become weaker
To admit existence of
1. Something that brings a result... 2. Person who acts for anot…
1. A person who gives information that is true... 2. The right t…
abate (v)
To become weaker
acknowledge (v)
To admit existence of
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Wordly Wise lesson 3 grade 8
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. a conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence... v…
n. 4. a person's usual mood; temperament ... 2. a regular tenden…
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
anthology
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
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Wordly Wise Book 1 Lesson 7
cable
cathedral
convey
device
1. A thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted togethe…
A large and important church.
1. To carry or move from one place to another. 2. To make an…
Something made or invented for a particular use.
cable
1. A thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted togethe…
cathedral
A large and important church.
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Grade 8: Wordly Wise Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
marked by active interest and enthusiasm
marked by rude or peremptory shortness
expressing much in few words
reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
avid
marked by active interest and enthusiasm
brusque
marked by rude or peremptory shortness
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Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Short and to the point.
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Wordly wise Grade 8 Lesson 9
abet
agile... agility
allot
balmy
verb: To encourage or assist in some activity, especially a q…
adj. 1. Able to move quickly and easily; nimble.... 2. Able to…
verb: To assign or distribute as a portion or share.
Soothing, mild.
abet
verb: To encourage or assist in some activity, especially a q…
agile... agility
adj. 1. Able to move quickly and easily; nimble.... 2. Able to…
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Wordly Wise Grade 8 Lesson 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed OR eager ;…
Abrupt in manner or speech ; gruff
Short and to the point
To cause a lowering of self - esteem ; to lower in reputation…
Avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed OR eager ;…
Brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech ; gruff
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Wordly Wise Grade 8 - Lesson 2
Abrasion
Clad
Corroborate
Cursory
n. 1. A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2. A scrape…
adj. Clothed or covered.
v. To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm.
adj. Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail.
Abrasion
n. 1. A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2. A scrape…
Clad
adj. Clothed or covered.
Wordly Wise Grade 8 Lesson 14
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigma... enigmatic
adj. Getting along well with others; affable.
v. 1. To convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary…
v. 1. To cut into in order to study.... 2. To study closely; to…
n. Anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figure o…
congenial
adj. Getting along well with others; affable.
decipher
v. 1. To convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary…
WordlyWise Grade 8 Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
having a strong desire for,to the point of greed and eager an…
abrupt in manner or speech gruff and to be at the state of at…
to be short and to the point
to cause a lowering of self-esteem to lower in reputation or…
avid
having a strong desire for,to the point of greed and eager an…
brusque
abrupt in manner or speech gruff and to be at the state of at…
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Wordly Wise lesson 3 grade 8
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. a conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence... v…
n. 4. a person's usual mood; temperament ... 2. a regular tenden…
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
anthology
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
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Wordly Wise- Lesson 1- Grade 8
avid
brusque... brusqueness
concise
demean... demeaning
adj-Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... Eager;…
adj.-Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.... n.-The quality or sta…
adj.-Short and to the point.
v.-To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation…
avid
adj-Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... Eager;…
brusque... brusqueness
adj.-Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.... n.-The quality or sta…
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Wordly Wise Book 1, Lesson 8
ancient
century
chamber
descend
very old; of a long time ago.
a period of 100 years.
a large room
to go or come down
ancient
very old; of a long time ago.
century
a period of 100 years.
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3 Grade 8 Period 1
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. a conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence... v…
n. 4. a person's usual mood; temperament ... 2. a regular tenden…
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrivaled name
anthology
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
Wordly Wise Lesson 1 grade 8
avid
brusque
concise
demean
eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for…
short,rude
expressing much in few words, to the point, succinct, ... brief…
disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity;... the way a person beha…
avid
eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for…
brusque
short,rude
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Short and to the point.
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed. Eager; ent…
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.
Wordly Wise Grade 8 Lesson 8
adept
audible
azure
banter
adj. Highly skilled; expert.
adj. Capable of being heard
noun and adj. The blue color of a headless sky.
verb: To exchange playful, teasing remarks.... noun: light, play…
adept
adj. Highly skilled; expert.
audible
adj. Capable of being heard
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 5
sway
property
arrange
rusty
to move slowly back and forth
a piece of land often with buildings on it that is owned by a…
to organize the details of something before it happens : to p…
covered with rust
sway
to move slowly back and forth
property
a piece of land often with buildings on it that is owned by a…
16 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 6 ALP Grade 8
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
total absence of government
to seize; to arrest
to bring before a court to face charges
to absorb into a population
anarchy
total absence of government
apprehend
to seize; to arrest
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 lesson 2
peak
liquid
shallow
dip
the pointed top of a mountain
a substance that is able to flow freely
having a small distance to the bottom from the surface
to put (something) into a liquid and pull it out again quickly
peak
the pointed top of a mountain
liquid
a substance that is able to flow freely
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Wordly Wise Grade 8 - Lesson 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
adj.... eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusias…
adj. ... short,rude
adj. ... expressing much in few words, to the point, succinct,…
V.... disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity;... the way a person b…
avid
adj.... eager; having or showing a keen interest in or enthusias…
brusque
adj. ... short,rude
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Wordly Wise 3000 (3rd Edition) - Book 1 - Lesson 8
perform
fan
bashful
costume
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
nervous or uncomfortable in social situations
the clothes that are worn by someone (such as an actor) who i…
perform
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
fan
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
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Wordly Wise Book 1 Lesson 9
adopt
arouse
arrange
cell
1. To receive someone else's child into one's home and to rai…
1. To awaken from sleep. 2. To excite or bring about.
1. To put in a certain order. 2. To plan or prepare.
1. A small room with little or no furniture, especially one u…
adopt
1. To receive someone else's child into one's home and to rai…
arouse
1. To awaken from sleep. 2. To excite or bring about.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 8
perform
fan
bashful
costume
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
nervous or uncomfortable in social situations
the clothes that are worn by someone (such as an actor) who i…
perform
to entertain an audience by singing, acting, etc.
fan
a flat device that is held in your hand and waved back and fo…
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 6
meet
cranky
train
injured
to see and speak to (someone) for the first time
easily annoyed or angered
to teach (someone) the skills needed to do something
suffering from an injury : physically hurt or harmed
meet
to see and speak to (someone) for the first time
cranky
easily annoyed or angered
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 1 Lesson 7
cross
wagon
weave
fancy
a mark formed by two lines that cross each other
vehicle with four wheels that is used for carrying heavy load…
to make something (such as cloth) by crossing threads or othe…
very expensive and fashionable
cross
a mark formed by two lines that cross each other
wagon
vehicle with four wheels that is used for carrying heavy load…
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