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15 terms
English Wordly Wise #1
Apocryphal
Arcane
Convene
Expedient
Doubting origin
Understood by very few
To assemble
Convenient
Apocryphal
Doubting origin
Arcane
Understood by very few
english- wordly wise 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
abrupt in manner of speech; gruff
short & 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
brusque
abrupt in manner of speech; gruff
15 terms
English Wordly Wise 1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
Sharpness or harshness of manner
A person or thing that causes harm
A person who often makes attempts to be funny
Mournful or full of sorrow
Asperity
Sharpness or harshness of manner
Bane
A person or thing that causes harm
15 terms
English wordly wise 1
apocryphal
arcane
convene
expedient
of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
understood by only a few; mysterious
to summon or cause to assemble
useful for some purpose; convenient
apocryphal
of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
arcane
understood by only a few; mysterious
15 terms
English Wordly wise 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
very eager
talking or behaving in a very direct, brief, and unfriendly way
using few words : not including extra or unnecessary informat…
to lower in character, status, or reputation
Avid
very eager
Brusque
talking or behaving in a very direct, brief, and unfriendly way
15 terms
English Wordly Wise #1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2. Eage…
Abrupt in manner or speech, gruff
Short and to the point
To cause a lowering of self-esteem, to lower in reputation or…
Avid
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2. Eage…
Brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech, gruff
27 terms
English Wordly Wise 1
asperity
bane
baneful
baffon
n. 1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surfa…
n. A person or thing that destroys or cause harm
adj. causing ruin or destruction
n. a person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown, a…
asperity
n. 1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surfa…
bane
n. A person or thing that destroys or cause harm
15 terms
Wordly wise week 1 ( ENGLISH )
Subterfuge
Periphery
apocryptal
Arcane
a deceptive scheme or strategy.
The area around the edges, the outermost part.
of dubious authenticity or origin, spurious.
Understood by only a few, mysterious.
Subterfuge
a deceptive scheme or strategy.
Periphery
The area around the edges, the outermost part.
26 terms
English 7 Wordly Wise #1
abate - verb
unabated - adjective
acknowledge - verb
acknowledged - adjective
v. To become weaker; to decrease
adj. Showing no sign of weakening; showing no decrease
v. ... 1. To admit the existence of... 2. To express recognition or…
adj. Commonly accepted or recognized
abate - verb
v. To become weaker; to decrease
unabated - adjective
adj. Showing no sign of weakening; showing no decrease
26 terms
English 7 Wordly Wise #1
abate - verb
unabated - adjective
acknowledge - verb
acknowledged - adjective
v. To become weaker; to decrease
adj. Showing no sign of weakening; showing no decrease
v. ... 1. To admit the existence of... 2. To express recognition or…
adj. Commonly accepted or recognized
abate - verb
v. To become weaker; to decrease
unabated - adjective
adj. Showing no sign of weakening; showing no decrease
17 terms
Wordly Wise List 1- English
autobiography
wield
carcass
drill
life story write by oneself
use skillfully
dead body
a training exercise, train, bore into the ground
autobiography
life story write by oneself
wield
use skillfully
60 terms
English Wordly Wise 1-4
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
a fond or tender feeling
to make an earnest request... to ask... an earnest request for help…
to grasp or hold tightly... a strong grasp or hold... something, su…
easily or plainly seen
affection
a fond or tender feeling
appeal
to make an earnest request... to ask... an earnest request for help…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 8.1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
(adj.) Brief or short, to the point
(v.) To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputati…
avid
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
brusque
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
30 terms
english wordly wise #1 and 2
supreme
contribute
poverty
exhibit
high in rank or position
to give along when others are giving
to treat cruelly or harshly
to show in public
supreme
high in rank or position
contribute
to give along when others are giving
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Apocryphal
Arcane
Convene
Expedient
if dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
understood by only few; mysterious
1.) to summon or cause to assemble ... 2.) to gather or assemble…
1.) useful for some purpose; convenient... 2.) concerned primari…
Apocryphal
if dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
Arcane
understood by only few; mysterious
8 terms
English Wordly Wise 1 words
avid (adj)
brusque (adj)
concise (adj)
demean (verb)
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
abrupt in a manner of speech; gruff
short and to the point
to cause a lowering of self-esteem, to lower in reputation or…
avid (adj)
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
brusque (adj)
abrupt in a manner of speech; gruff
33 terms
English Wordly Wise 1 and 2
aftermath
antipods
decipher
degrade
consequence
region on the oppisite side of the world
translate into ordinary language, figure out
lower in self respect
aftermath
consequence
antipods
region on the oppisite side of the world
15 terms
Wordly Wise 8.1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
(adj.) Brief or short, to the point
(v.) To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputati…
avid
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
brusque
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
15 terms
English Wordly Wise week 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
Abrupt in manor or speech; gruff.
Short and to the point
To cause lowering in self-esteem; to lower in reputation or c…
Avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
Brusque
Abrupt in manor or speech; gruff.
29 terms
English wordly wise lesson 1
Abate
Unabated
Acknowledge
Acknowledge
To become weaker to decrease
Showing no sign of weakening showing no decrease
To admit the existence of
To express recognition or thanks for
Abate
To become weaker to decrease
Unabated
Showing no sign of weakening showing no decrease
15 terms
English - Wordly Wise - Set 1
Affection
Appeal
Clasp
Conspicuous
N. A fond or tender feeling.... Adj. Gentle and loving.
V. 1. To make an earnest request; to ask.... 2. To be of interes…
V. To grasp or hold tightly.... N. 1. A strong grasp or hold.... 2.…
Adj. Easily or plainly seen.
Affection
N. A fond or tender feeling.... Adj. Gentle and loving.
Appeal
V. 1. To make an earnest request; to ask.... 2. To be of interes…
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ENGLISH - Wordly Wise 1 & 2
aftermath
antipodes
decipher
degrading
consequence or a result
region on the opposite side of the earth.
to figure out; decode
lowering in self respect
aftermath
consequence or a result
antipodes
region on the opposite side of the earth.
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Vocab 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow
adj. Without resources or possessions
v. to take away value beauty or importance
v. to set free or liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow
Destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions
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ENGLISH - Wordly Wise 1 - 8
averse
census
disclaim
exterminate
opposed; unwilling
official count of the population
to deny interest in or connection with; to give up all claim to
to kill or destroy completely
averse
opposed; unwilling
census
official count of the population
30 terms
English Wordly Wise 1-2
Antiseptic
Coherent
Deliberate
Dolt
Germ-killing substance
Connected, clearly put together
Discuss fully, done on purpose, unhurried
Stupid person
Antiseptic
Germ-killing substance
Coherent
Connected, clearly put together
15 terms
English Semester 1 Wordly Wise
maxim
bewailed
extolled
wheedle
n. a general truth or rule conduct
v. to express deep regret or sorrow over
v. to praise highly
v.... 1. to coax by using sly persuasion or insincere praide... 2.…
maxim
n. a general truth or rule conduct
bewailed
v. to express deep regret or sorrow over
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
accustom
alert
assign
budge
v. to make familiar... adj. usual... used to
adj. watchful; wide-awake... v. to warn to be ready... n. a warning…
v. to select for a position or for what has to be done... n. wha…
v. to move or shift
accustom
v. to make familiar... adj. usual... used to
alert
adj. watchful; wide-awake... v. to warn to be ready... n. a warning…
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English- Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Bewail (verb)
Destitute (adjective)
Detract (verb)
Emancipate (verb)
To express deep regret or sorrow over
1.) Without resources or possessions, especially the necessit…
To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail (verb)
To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute (adjective)
1.) Without resources or possessions, especially the necessit…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 7.1
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
(v.)To lessen in intensity, weaker; to decrease
(v.) To admit the existence of; recognize, admit
(n.) a person who acts or does business for another
(n.) Power or influence over other people or groups; person o…
abate
(v.)To lessen in intensity, weaker; to decrease
acknowledge
(v.) To admit the existence of; recognize, admit
15 terms
English Wordly Wise chapter 1
apocryphal
arcane
convene
expedient
of questionable authenticity or origin; spurious
Known or understood by only a few; mysterious
1. To summon or cause to assemble... 2. To gather or assemble; t…
1. Useful for some purpose; Convenient... 2. concerned primarily…
apocryphal
of questionable authenticity or origin; spurious
arcane
Known or understood by only a few; mysterious
English: Wordly Wise, Lesson 1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
Sharpness or harshness of manner.
Someone who destroys or causes harm.
Someone who tries to act funny; acts like a clown; a fool.
Causing grief.
Asperity
Sharpness or harshness of manner.
Bane
Someone who destroys or causes harm.
11 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Avid
Brusque
Conise
Demean
1. Adj-having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2.…
1. Adj-abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.... 2. Noun-the quality…
...
...
Avid
1. Adj-having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2.…
Brusque
1. Adj-abrupt in manner or speech; gruff.... 2. Noun-the quality…
15 terms
English: Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Acolyte
Bibulous
Coalesce
Covert
a follower
1.) Given to the consumption of alcoholic drinks... 2.) Highly a…
to grow together; unite
not openly acknowledged; secret
Acolyte
a follower
Bibulous
1.) Given to the consumption of alcoholic drinks... 2.) Highly a…
15 terms
English Wordly Wise ch 1
bewail: verb
destitute: adj
detract: verb
emancipate: verb
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
to set free from slavery, to liberate
bewail: verb
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute: adj
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty or importance…
to set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
21 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Avid
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
Eager; enthusiastic
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
Short and to the point
Avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
Avid
Eager; enthusiastic
38 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Avid; Adj.
Avid; Adj.
Brusque; Adj.
Noun
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.
Eager, Enthusiastic
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
With absolute BRUSQUENESS, she ended the conversation and sla…
Avid; Adj.
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.
Avid; Adj.
Eager, Enthusiastic
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
to become weaker
to recognize
a person; a thing that causes a result
the right to give orders; an expert in something
abate
to become weaker
acknowledge
to recognize
10 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1 (ENGLISH)
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
noun. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be sol…
verb. To look at closely.
adj. causing death
noun. 1.An inportant or special part of something.... 2.Any part…
cylinder
noun. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be sol…
examine
verb. To look at closely.
English wordly wise lesson 1
asperity(noun)
bane(noun)
buffoon(noun)
doleful(adj)
sharpness or harshness of manner; roughness of surface; uneve…
a person or thing that destroys or causes harm
a person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a fool
mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief
asperity(noun)
sharpness or harshness of manner; roughness of surface; uneve…
bane(noun)
a person or thing that destroys or causes harm
15 terms
English Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
To become weaker; to decrease
1.To admit the existence of ... 2. To express recognition or tha…
1. A person who acts or does business for another ... 2. Somethi…
1.the right it give orders, make decisions, or take action ... 2…
Abate
To become weaker; to decrease
Acknowledge
1.To admit the existence of ... 2. To express recognition or tha…
40 terms
English Exam #1 Wordly Wise
Alacrity
Apropos
Allude
Avocation
Promptness in responding, eagerness
Fitting the occasion, suitable or apt
To refer to in an indirect way (used with to)
An activity pursued for pleasure, a hobby
Alacrity
Promptness in responding, eagerness
Apropos
Fitting the occasion, suitable or apt
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1- 6th Grade English
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
To become weaker; to decrease
To admit the existence, or to express recognition or thanks
A person who acts or does business for another, or something…
The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action, or…
Abate
To become weaker; to decrease
Acknowledge
To admit the existence, or to express recognition or thanks
15 terms
Wordly Wise 7.1
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
(v.)To lessen in intensity, weaker; to decrease
(v.) To admit the existence of; recognize, admit
(n.) a person who acts or does business for another
(n.) Power or influence over other people or groups; person o…
abate
(v.)To lessen in intensity, weaker; to decrease
acknowledge
(v.) To admit the existence of; recognize, admit
50 terms
wordly wise 1-5
cylinder
examine
fatal
grasp
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
To look at closely.
Causing death.
To take hold of something tightly with the hands. To understa…
cylinder
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
examine
To look at closely.
Wordly Wise List 1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
(n) Sharpness or harshness of manner.
(n) A person or thing that destroys or causes harm.
(n) A person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a…
(adj) Mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief.
Asperity
(n) Sharpness or harshness of manner.
Bane
(n) A person or thing that destroys or causes harm.
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 1
abate
acknowledge
agent
authority
To become weaker, to decrease
1. to admit the existence of.... 2.to express recognition or tha…
1. A person who acts or does business for another.... 2. Somethi…
1. The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action.…
abate
To become weaker, to decrease
acknowledge
1. to admit the existence of.... 2.to express recognition or tha…
90 terms
wordly wise 1-9
contain
digest
finicky
habit
to hold, to have within itself, jar or box
to change food that has been eaten into simpler forms that th…
hard to please, fussy
something that a person does so often that it is done without…
contain
to hold, to have within itself, jar or box
digest
to change food that has been eaten into simpler forms that th…
80 terms
wordly wise 1-8
contain
digest
finicky
habit
to hold, to have within itself, jar or box
to change food that has been eaten into simpler forms that th…
hard to please, fussy
something that a person does so often that it is done without…
contain
to hold, to have within itself, jar or box
digest
to change food that has been eaten into simpler forms that th…
70 terms
wordly wise 1-7
cylinder
examine
fatal
grasp
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
To look at closely.
Causing death.
To take hold of something tightly with the hands. To understa…
cylinder
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
examine
To look at closely.
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