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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
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…
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
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
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.
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
100 terms
wordly wise 1-10
cable
cathedral
convey
device
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together,…
large and important church
to carry or move from one place to another, make an idea or f…
something made or invented for a particular use
cable
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together,…
cathedral
large and important church
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…
118 terms
wordly wise 1-11
diagram
frustrate
frustrating
graduate
noun-a plan or drawing that shows how something works or how…
verb--to keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal
adj--causing one to be upset or discouraged
noun--a person who has finished a course of study
diagram
noun-a plan or drawing that shows how something works or how…
frustrate
verb--to keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal
128 terms
wordly wise 1-12
adopt
arouse
arrange
cell
to take into one's home and to raise a child as part of one's…
to awaken from sleep... to excite or bring about
to put in a certain order... to plan or prepare
a small room with little or no furniture, especially one used…
adopt
to take into one's home and to raise a child as part of one's…
arouse
to awaken from sleep... to excite or bring about
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.
153 terms
wordly wise 1-14
Bold
Cunning
Cunning
Deed
Showing little or no fear; ready to take risks.
Clever at tricking others; sly.
Cleverness at tricking or fooling others.
Something done; an act.
Bold
Showing little or no fear; ready to take risks.
Cunning
Clever at tricking others; sly.
138 terms
wordly wise 1-13
calendar
carnival
experience
govern
a chart or diagram showing the days, weeks, and months of the…
a fair or show with food stalls, parades, ride and other ways…
1. (noun) knowledge or skill that comes from having done cert…
to be in charge of; to control or rule
calendar
a chart or diagram showing the days, weeks, and months of the…
carnival
a fair or show with food stalls, parades, ride and other ways…
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…
Wordly Wise List 1
benefit
complete
develop
dismay
to help or be helpful: an event to raise money
having no missing parts: to finish
to go through a process of growth: to apply chemicals to brin…
to cause feelings of fear, worry or surprise
benefit
to help or be helpful: an event to raise money
complete
having no missing parts: to finish
15 terms
Wordly Wise Unit 1
accustom
alert
assign
budge
To make familiar.
adj. Watchful; wide-awake.... v. To warn to be ready.
v. 1. To select for a position or for what has to be ... done.…
v. To move or shift.
accustom
To make familiar.
alert
adj. Watchful; wide-awake.... v. To warn to be ready.
14 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
noun. an object in the shape of a tube or pipe
verb. to look at closely
adjective. causing death
noun. an important or special part of something
cylinder
noun. an object in the shape of a tube or pipe
examine
verb. to look at closely
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
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
21 terms
Wordly wise Lesson 1
precise
(devastation)
epidemic
(devastating)
adj.exact;accurate.
n. great destruction
n.the rapid spreading of a disease to many people at one time…
adj. causing destruction
precise
adj.exact;accurate.
(devastation)
n. great destruction
15 terms
Wordly Wise 1
accustom
alert
assign
budge
v. to make familiar; 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; to gi…
v. to move or shift
accustom
v. to make familiar; used to
alert
adj. watchful; wide awake... v. to warn to be ready... n. a warning…
15 terms
wordly wise study#1
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
a fond or tender feeling
1. to make an earnest request; to ask... 2. to be of interest to…
1. to grasp or hold tightly... 2. something, such as a hook or a…
easily or plainly seen
affection
a fond or tender feeling
appeal
1. to make an earnest request; to ask... 2. to be of interest to…
Wordly Wise 4.1
benefit
complete
dismay
develop
verb - to help or be useful to... noun - 1. something that is u…
adjective - whole or finished... verb - to finish
verb - to cause feelings of fear, worry, or surprise ... noun -…
verb - 1. to apply chemicals to photographic film to bring ou…
benefit
verb - to help or be useful to... noun - 1. something that is u…
complete
adjective - whole or finished... verb - to finish
17 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
benefit
complete
develop
dismay
v. To help or be helpful... n. Something that is useful or helpf…
adj. Having no missing parts; whole... adj. Finished... n. To finish
v. To go through a process of growth... v. To bring or come into…
v. To cause feelings of fear, worry, or surprise... n. A sudden…
benefit
v. To help or be helpful... n. Something that is useful or helpf…
complete
adj. Having no missing parts; whole... adj. Finished... n. To finish
Wordly Wise 4-1
remarkable
patriotic
dismay
lack
deserving of being noticed; unusual
having or showing love for one's country
to cause feelings of fear, worry, or surprise
to be without
remarkable
deserving of being noticed; unusual
patriotic
having or showing love for one's country
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson #1
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
v. To become weaker; to decrease.... adj. Showing no sign of wea…
v. 1. To admit the existence of.... 2. To express recognition or…
n. 1. A person who acts or does business for another.... 2. A pe…
n. 1. The right to give orders, make decisions, or take actio…
Abate
v. To become weaker; to decrease.... adj. Showing no sign of wea…
Acknowledge
v. 1. To admit the existence of.... 2. To express recognition or…
22 terms
Wordly Wise 6:1
affection
affectionate
appeal
clasp
a fond or tender feeling
gentle and loving
v. 1. to make an earnest request... n. 2. to be of interest
to grasp or hold tightly
affection
a fond or tender feeling
affectionate
gentle and loving
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
Wordly Wise 6.1
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
a fond or tender feeling
to make an earnest request; to ask
to grasp or hold tightly
easily or plainly seen
affection
a fond or tender feeling
appeal
to make an earnest request; to ask
Wordly Wise 2.1
Calf
Claw
Couple
Cushion
1. n. The lower part of the back of the leg. 2. n. A baby cow.
1. n. The sharp nail on the foot of an animal or bird. 2. n.…
1. n. Two of something. 2. n. Two people who do an activity t…
A pillow or pad with a soft filling.
Calf
1. n. The lower part of the back of the leg. 2. n. A baby cow.
Claw
1. n. The sharp nail on the foot of an animal or bird. 2. n.…
16 terms
Wordly Wise 1-4
patriot
recommend
represent
sufficient
love of one's country
to suggest, to say good things about
to show something
enough, adequate
patriot
love of one's country
recommend
to suggest, to say good things about
Wordly Wise Les. 1
accustom
alert
assign
assignment
to make familiar
to warn
to select for a position
work to be done
accustom
to make familiar
alert
to warn
Wordly Wise 6:1
affection
affectionate
appeal
clasp
a fond or tender feeling
gentle and loving
v. 1. to make an earnest request... n. 2. to be of interest
to grasp or hold tightly
affection
a fond or tender feeling
affectionate
gentle and loving
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…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
affectionate
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
Gentle and loving
To make an earnest request; to ask
To grasp or hold tightly
Easily or plainly seen
affectionate
Gentle and loving
appeal
To make an earnest request; to ask
60 terms
wordly wise 1-6
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.
22 terms
Wordly Wise 6:1
affection
affectionate
appeal
clasp
a fond or tender feeling
gentle and loving
v. 1. to make an earnest request... n. 2. to be of interest
to grasp or hold tightly
affection
a fond or tender feeling
affectionate
gentle and loving
15 terms
Lesson 1: Wordly Wise
avid
brusque
concise
demean
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
short and to the point
1. to cause a lowering of self-esteem... 2. to lower in reputati…
avid
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
brusque
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
27 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
accustom (v.)
accustomed (adj.)
accustomed (adj.)
alert (adj.)
To make familiar.
Usual.
Used to.
Watchful; wide-awake.
accustom (v.)
To make familiar.
accustomed (adj.)
Usual.
Wordly wise Lesson 1
precise
(devastation)
epidemic
(devastating)
adj.exact;accurate.
n. great destruction
n.the rapid spreading of a disease to many people at one time…
adj. causing destruction
precise
adj.exact;accurate.
(devastation)
n. great destruction
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Calf
Claw
Couple
Cushion
1. The back part of the leg between the knee and the ankle.... 2…
1. The sharp curved nail on the toe of a bird or animal.... 2. T…
1. Two things of the same kind.... 2. Two people who do things t…
1. A pillow of a pad with a soft filling.
Calf
1. The back part of the leg between the knee and the ankle.... 2…
Claw
1. The sharp curved nail on the toe of a bird or animal.... 2. T…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Affection
Appeal
Clasp
Conspicuous
A fond or tender feeling.
1. To make an earnest request, to ask... 2. To be of interest to…
1. A strong grasp or hold... 2. Something, such as a hook or fas…
Easily or plainly seen
Affection
A fond or tender feeling.
Appeal
1. To make an earnest request, to ask... 2. To be of interest to…
16 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
affection
appeal
appeal
clasp
a fond or tender feeling
to make a earnest request; to ask
to be of interest to
to grasp or hold tightly
affection
a fond or tender feeling
appeal
to make a earnest request; to ask
15 terms
Wordly Wise List 1
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
n. A fond or tender feeling
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
appeal
v. 1. To make an earnest request; to ask... 2. to be of interes…
10 terms
Wordly Wise 1, Lesson 5
sway
property
arrange
rusty
v.摇摆, 摇动
n. 财产,所有物;性质,特性;
v.安排, 排列, 协商
adj.生锈的
sway
v.摇摆, 摇动
property
n. 财产,所有物;性质,特性;
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
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
Brusque
abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
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…
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed (adj.)... 2…
1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff (adj)... brusqueness: The q…
1. Short and to the point (adj.)
1. To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation…
Avid
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed (adj.)... 2…
Brusque
1. Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff (adj)... brusqueness: The q…
16 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
affection
appeal
appeal
clasp
a fond or tender feeling
to make a earnest request; to ask
to be of interest to
to grasp or hold tightly
affection
a fond or tender feeling
appeal
to make a earnest request; to ask
18 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 1
accustom
alert
assign
budge
to make familiar
watchful; a warning
to give out; to select for a position
move or shift
accustom
to make familiar
alert
watchful; a warning
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