How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "lclab english"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "lclab english"

16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for; unhappy with
adj. So quiet as to impossible to hear
recant
v. To formally withdraw
incantation
n. Ritual chant; spell
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11Austin
assertion
exertion
dissertation
disconcert
n. something declared or stated positively
n. the use of power and of strength
n. a formal and long paper, written for a degree at a univers…
v. to upset and confuse
assertion
n. something declared or stated positively
exertion
n. the use of power and of strength
93 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 1-8
importune
importunate
rapport
insufferable
v. To urge or beg without end
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
n. a positive relationship
adj. Impossible to bear; intolerable
importune
v. To urge or beg without end
importunate
adj. Extremely demanding; insistent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 16
metabolism
metamorphosis
metaphorical
inalienable
n. The process through which an organism changes food into en…
n. Change in form; transformation
adj. Symbolic rather than literal
adj. Not able to be taken away
metabolism
n. The process through which an organism changes food into en…
metamorphosis
n. Change in form; transformation
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
immortalize
morbid
mortify
moribund
v. To preserve in memory forever
adj. Taking an unhealthy interest in unpleasant things
v. To cause extreme embarrassment to
adj. In a dying or deathlike state
immortalize
v. To preserve in memory forever
morbid
adj. Taking an unhealthy interest in unpleasant things
10 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 15
detrimental
contrite
trite
detritus
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
adj. boring because of overuse or repetition
n. debris; junk
detrimental
adj. causing damage or harm; injurious
contrite
adj. feeling regret and sorrow; penitent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
n. In one voice
adj. Showing complete agreement
n. A speech made by a single person
uniform
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
unison
n. In one voice
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
misinformation
reform
formative
inept
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
adj. Unskilled; clumsy
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
reform
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for; unhappy with
adj. So quiet as to impossible to hear
recant
v. To formally withdraw
incantation
n. Ritual chant; spell
10 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
sinecure
incurious
procure
internecine
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
v. to get with some effort
adj. causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
sinecure
n. a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring wor…
incurious
adj. not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
15 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
locus
in lieu of
allocate
apposite
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
adv. in place of
v. to set aside for a special purpose
adj. relevant or appropriate
locus
n. specific place; especially, the center of an activity or e…
in lieu of
adv. in place of
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for; unhappy with
adj. So quiet as to impossible to hear
recant
v. To formally withdraw
incantation
n. Ritual chant; spell
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
inconsequential
consecutive
execution
courier
having no effect or importance
following in order
the way something is done
one who carries and delivers
inconsequential
having no effect or importance
consecutive
following in order
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
inconsequential
consecutive
execution
courier
having no effect or importance
following in order
the way something is done
one who carries and delivers
inconsequential
having no effect or importance
consecutive
following in order
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
adherent
diffuse
diligent
dissolute
n. A follower of a person or idea
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
adj. Hard-working and careful
adj. Devoted to sensual pleasure; lacking in moral restraint
adherent
n. A follower of a person or idea
diffuse
adj. Not concerntrated or focused; wordy
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
constructive
construe
destitute
expound
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
adj. Having no money; poor
v. To explain or discuss in detail
constructive
adj. Having a positive effect; helpful
construe
v. To interpret or analyze something in a particular way
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
apolitical
civic
civility
civilize
adj. Having no interest in politics; not political
adj. Having to do with the business of a town or community
n. Politeness; courteousness
v. To make more cultured or refined
apolitical
adj. Having no interest in politics; not political
civic
adj. Having to do with the business of a town or community
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
monotonous
mononsyllabic
monotone
divulge
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
adj. having only one syllable
n. sameness of sound, style, manner, or color
v. to make public
monotonous
adj. unvarying; lacking in variety
mononsyllabic
adj. having only one syllable
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
desultory
resilient
exultant
expendable
adj. moving ior jumping from one thing to another
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
adj. marked by great joy or jubilation
adj. not necessary; dispensable
desultory
adj. moving ior jumping from one thing to another
resilient
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots- Unit 6
somnolent
soporific
sopor
languid
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
n. Sleep; drowsiness
adj. Lacking energy; weak
somnolent
adj. Drowsy; sleepy, somnia
soporific
adj. Causing sleep or fatigue
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
peccadillo
impeccable
peccant
pejorative
n. A small sin or fault
adj. Having no flaws
adj. Violating a moral law; sinful
adj. Negative and critical ; insulting
peccadillo
n. A small sin or fault
impeccable
adj. Having no flaws
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 11
perjury
abjure
conjure
predominant
n. Breaking of a legal oath
v. To swear off; renounce
v. To bring forth, especially through words
adj. Being most evident or apparent
perjury
n. Breaking of a legal oath
abjure
v. To swear off; renounce
12 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
affluent
superfluous
mellifluous
leaven
adj. Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
adj. Additional to what is necessary; extra
adj. Sweetly flowing or sounding
v. To make less heavy or serious
affluent
adj. Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
superfluous
adj. Additional to what is necessary; extra
10 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
fortuitous
fortuity
auspices
auspicious
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
n. Chance or accident
n. Protection or support; spices protect food
adj. Followed by favorable circumstances
fortuitous
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
fortuity
n. Chance or accident
12 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
misinformation
reform
formative
inept
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
adj. Unskilled; clumsy
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
reform
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 6
recant
incantation
disenchanted
inaudible
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for; unhappy with
adj. So quiet as to impossible to hear
recant
v. To formally withdraw
incantation
n. Ritual chant; spell
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
complacent
docile
doctrine
gratuitous
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
n. That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
adj. Unnecessary or unwanted
complacent
adj. Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
docile
adj. Easily taught; submissive to instruction
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
bellicose
antebellum
belligerence
enamored
adj. Warlike in nature
adj. Occurring before a war
n. Warlike mood or attitude
adj. Fond of; feeling love towards
bellicose
adj. Warlike in nature
antebellum
adj. Occurring before a war
29 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
n. In one voice
adj. Showing complete agreement
n. A speech made by a single person
uniform
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
unison
n. In one voice
17 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
aberrant
circumvent
congress
covenant
adj. Deviating from a pattern or rule
v. To avoid by going around; bypass
n. A coming together
n. A mutual or legal agreement
aberrant
adj. Deviating from a pattern or rule
circumvent
v. To avoid by going around; bypass
13 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
capitulate
recapitulate
caprice
precipitate
v. to yield; to surrender
v. to summarize briefly
n. sudden change of intention; impulsiveness
v. to cause something to happen immediately; to speed up
capitulate
v. to yield; to surrender
recapitulate
v. to summarize briefly
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
jocose
jocular
festoon
fete
adj. Cheerful; merry,
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
v. To drape or adorn festively
v. To honor with a banquet or feast
jocose
adj. Cheerful; merry,
jocular
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
fortuitous
fortuity
auspices
auspicious
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
n. Chance or accident
n. Protection or support; spices protect food
adj. Followed by favorable circumstances
fortuitous
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
fortuity
n. Chance or accident
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 16
implicit
inexplicable
diverge
converge
adj. implied or understood but not directly expressed
adj. difficult or impossible to explain
v. to branch out; to go different ways
v. to come together; to gather; to meet
implicit
adj. implied or understood but not directly expressed
inexplicable
adj. difficult or impossible to explain
16 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 13
incendiary
incense
inflammatory
flamboyant
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
adj. arousing anger or strong emotion
adj. intended to attract attention; showy
incendiary
adj. inflaming; provoking heat or anger
incense
n. to infuriate; to make passionately angry
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
jocose
jocular
festoon
fete
adj. Cheerful; merry,
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
v. To drape or adorn festively
v. To honor with a banquet or feast
jocose
adj. Cheerful; merry,
jocular
adj. Characterized by joking aka y so gravity?
12 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 8
complacent
docile
doctrine
gratuitous
Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
Easily taught; submissive to instruction
That which is taught; body of beliefs or ideas
Unnecessary or unwanted
complacent
Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved
docile
Easily taught; submissive to instruction
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
misinformation
reform
formative
inept
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
adj. Unskilled; clumsy
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
reform
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
18 terms
GACS lclab English 12 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 18
dour
obdurate
duress
flux
adj. gloomy and stern
adj. wickedly stubborn; obstinate
n. the use of force or threats to make someone act
n. continuous change; instability
dour
adj. gloomy and stern
obdurate
adj. wickedly stubborn; obstinate
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
abject
compel
conjecture
dejected
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched; DEGRADED
v. To force or strongly persuade; SWAY
n. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence;…
adj. Downcast or sad; depressed ; DISPIRITED
abject
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched; DEGRADED
compel
v. To force or strongly persuade; SWAY
15 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
apparition
aspect
diaphanous
envisage
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
adj. Lightweight and transparent
v. To imagine, to conceive of
apparition
n. An unreal figure; a ghost
aspect
n. A part that can be considered or viewed
15 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
comportment
confer
defer
deference
n. Manner in which one acts or behaves
v. 1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To…
v. 1. To put aside until later; 2. To yield respectfully
n. Act or practice of yielding to another
comportment
n. Manner in which one acts or behaves
confer
v. 1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To…
11 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 17
desultory
resilient
exultant
expendable
adj. moving or jumping from one thing to another
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
adj. marked by great joy or jubilation
adj. not necessary; dispensable
desultory
adj. moving or jumping from one thing to another
resilient
adj. able to recover readily; persistent
14 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 4
comportment
confer
defer
deference
Manner in which one acts or behaves
1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To bes…
1. To put aside until later; 2. To yield respectfully
Act or practice of yielding to another
comportment
Manner in which one acts or behaves
confer
1. To discuss something with someone else; consult; 2. To bes…
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 2
enunciate
renounce
pronouncement
invoke
v. To pronounce or articulate
v. To reject by declaration
n. A declaration of opinion; judgement
v. To call on for support
enunciate
v. To pronounce or articulate
renounce
v. To reject by declaration
15 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 7
fortuitous
fortuity
auspices
auspicious
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
n. Chance or accident
n. Protection or support; spices protect food
adj. Followed by favorable circumstances
fortuitous
adj. Happening by a lucky accident or chance; fortunate
fortuity
n. Chance or accident
11 terms
GACS lclab English 11 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 14
semantic
semiotic
paradigm
phraseology
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
n. a pattern or model
n. the way in which something is expressed
semantic
adj. having to do with the meaning of words or language
semiotic
adj. of or relating to signs or symbols
16 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
n. In one voice
adj. Showing complete agreement
n. A speech made by a single person
uniform
adj. The same all the way through; consistent
unison
n. In one voice
16 terms
GACS lclab English 10 - Vocabulary From Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 3
abject
compel
conjecture
dejected
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
n. A guess, often one based on inadequate or faulty evidence
adj. Downcast or sad; depressed
abject
adj. Lowly, miserable and wretched
compel
v. To force or strongly persuade; coerce
15 terms
GACS lclab English 9 - Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots - Unit 5
legacy
delegate
agenda
proactive
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
n. Plan of action; purpose
adj. Seeking to solve a problem before it occurs
legacy
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
delegate
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
3 of 10