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20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 13
accolade
acerbity
attrition
bromide
n) praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting. accl…
n) sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of…
n) the process of wearing down by friction or gradual impairm…
n) a trite or commonplace remark; a tiresome or boring person…
accolade
n) praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting. accl…
acerbity
n) sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion o…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 5
aficionado
browbeat
commensurate
diaphanous
n) devotee, enthusiast, usually expert follower or fan
v) coerce; to intimidate be a stern or overbearing manner; to…
adj) proportionate, corresponding; equal in size, extent, dur…
adj) very sheer and light; translucent & gossamer
aficionado
n) devotee, enthusiast, usually expert follower or fan
browbeat
v) coerce; to intimidate be a stern or overbearing manner; to…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 15
adumbrate
apotheosis
ascetic
bauble
v) to outline or sketch broadly; to foreshadow or prefigure;…
n) the elevation of a person to divine rank or status; the gl…
adj) practicing strict self-denial for the sake of personal o…
n) small, showy ornament of little value or use. knickknack,…
adumbrate
v) to outline or sketch broadly; to foreshadow or prefigure;…
apotheosis
n) the elevation of a person to divine rank or status; the gl…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 7
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
n) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set a…
adj) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone o…
v) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to t…
n) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion.…
abeyance
n) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set a…
ambivalent
adj) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone o…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 9
beatitude
bete noire
bode
dank
n) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing. b…
n) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads,…
v) to be an omen of; to indicate by signs. presage, augur, fo…
adj) unpleasantly damp or wet. clammy, moist, soggy. [dry, pa…
beatitude
n) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing. b…
bete noire
n) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads,…
60 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 1-3
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
associate, addition, accessory
ringleader, initiator, barometer
whine, wail, screech
fanciful, visionary, quixotic, pie-in-the-sky
adjunct
associate, addition, accessory
bellwether
ringleader, initiator, barometer
60 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 4-6
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
(adj.) closely related in origin, essential nature, or functi…
(n.) a proposition that follows from one already proven; a na…
affinity
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
bilious
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
18 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 8
Aberration
Ad hoc
Bane
Cantankerous
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
(n.) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction,…
(adj.) ill-tempered, quarrelsome; difficult to get along or d…
Aberration
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
Ad hoc
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lapse…
for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect to th…
the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, or r…
grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion of…
aberration
a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lapse…
ad hoc
for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect to th…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion o…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
(adj) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly abu…
(n) a short saying; an authoritative statement
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally (mush, schma…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
17 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6
abortive
dictum
ensconce
iconoclastic
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(noun) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Syn: maxim,…
(verb) to settle comfortably and firmly in position; to put o…
(adj) attacking or seeking to overthrow popular or traditiona…
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
dictum
(noun) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Syn: maxim,…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 2
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj). fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent ... SYN: inebriou…
(n). a group of people hired to applaud a performer or perfor…
aegis
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
apprise
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's vocabulary workshop Level H Unit 1
Adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(N.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
v. to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel... n. a harsh or no…
adj. absurb; wildly fantastic; impossible... synonyms: fanciful,…
Adjunct
(N.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
bellwether
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 4
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant... Syn. choler…
adj. closely related in origin, essential nature, or function…
n. a proposition that follows from one already proven; a natu…
affinity
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
bilious
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant... Syn. choler…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary workshop level H unit 7
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
(v.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(n.) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion
abeyance
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
ambivalent
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop level H unit 9
beatitude
bete noire
bode
dank
(n.) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
(n.) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dread…
(v.) to be an omen of; to indicate by signs
(adj.) unpleasantly damp or wet
beatitude
(n.) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
bete noire
(n.) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dread…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 12
apposite
augur
bilk
charisma
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
(v.) to defraud, cheat, or swindle; to evade payment of; to f…
(n.) the special personal magnetism that makes an individual…
apposite
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
augur
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 10
acumen
adjudicate
anachronism
apocryphal
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgement…
(v.) to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use o…
(n.) a chronological misplacing of events, objects, customs,…
(adj.) of doubtful or questionable authenticity... (SYN: fictiti…
acumen
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgement…
adjudicate
(v.) to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use o…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 12
apposite
augur
bilk
charisma
(adj.) appropiate; suitable; apt... syn: relevant, pertinent, ma…
(n.) a prophet or seer... (v.) to predict, foreshadow... syn: (n.)…
(v.) to defraud, cheat, or swindle; to evade payment of; to f…
(n.) the special personal magnetism that makes an individual…
apposite
(adj.) appropiate; suitable; apt... syn: relevant, pertinent, ma…
augur
(n.) a prophet or seer... (v.) to predict, foreshadow... syn: (n.)…
60 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 4-6
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
(adj.) closely related in origin, essential nature, or functi…
(n.) a proposition that follows from one already proven; a na…
affinity
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
bilious
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 7
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
(n.) A state of suspension or temporary inaction, or set aside.
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
(v.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(n.) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion.
abeyance
(n.) A state of suspension or temporary inaction, or set aside.
ambivalent
(adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 10
acumen
adjudicate
anachronism
apocryphal
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgment... S…
(v.) to act as judge in a matter; to settle through the use o…
(n.) a chronological misplacing of events, objects, customs,…
(adj.) of doubtful or questionable authenticity... SYN: fictitio…
acumen
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgment... S…
adjudicate
(v.) to act as judge in a matter; to settle through the use o…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
(adj) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly abu…
(n) a short saying; an authoritative statement
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H: Unit 4 Definitions
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity
peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
closely related in origin, essential nature, or function
a natural consequence or result
affinity
a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity
bilious
peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6
abortive
Bruit
Contumelious
Dictum
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors... Synon…
(adj.) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly ab…
(n.) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Synonyms: max…
abortive
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
Bruit
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors... Synon…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop: Level H, Unit 4
Affinity
Bilious
Cognate
Corollary
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
(adj.) closely related in origin, essential nature, or functi…
(n.) a proposition that follows from one already proven; a na…
Affinity
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
Bilious
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level H Unit 1
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
(v.) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n.) a harsh…
(adj.) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
bellwether
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
20 terms
Sadlier-oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H unit 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; with respect to…
(n.) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction,…
(n.) the intrusion of commonplace or trite material into a co…
aberration
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
ad hoc
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; with respect to…
20 terms
sadler oxford vocabulary workshop level h unit 1
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(n.)something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
NOUN the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
(v) To howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n) a harsh or…
(adj.) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
(n.)something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
bellwether
NOUN the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level H Unit 1
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
(v.) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n.) a harsh…
(adj.) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful b…
bellwether
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H - Unit 6
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors.... Syn:…
(adj.) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly ab…
(n.) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Syn: maxim, p…
abortive
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors.... Syn:…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 13
accolade
acerbity
attrition
bromide
praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting
sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of man…
the process of wearing down by friction or gradual impairment
a trite or commonplace remark; a tiresome or boring person; a…
accolade
praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting
acerbity
sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of man…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 2
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj). fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent ... SYN: inebriou…
(n). a group of people hired to applaud a performer or perfor…
aegis
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
apprise
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H: Unit 3 Definitions
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H: Unit 3 Definitions
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
subordinate or supplementary
to remove material considered offensive
to deal with people in a patronizing manner
to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
to remove material considered offensive
16 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 4
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
adj. closely related in origin, essential nature, or function…
a proposition that follows from one already proven; a natural…
affinity
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
bilious
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
17 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6
abortive
dictum
ensconce
iconoclastic
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(noun) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Syn: maxim,…
(verb) to settle comfortably and firmly in position; to put o…
(adj) attacking or seeking to overthrow popular or traditiona…
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
dictum
(noun) a short saying; an authoritative statement... Syn: maxim,…
16 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 4
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant... Syn. choler…
adj. closely related in origin, essential nature, or function…
n. a proposition that follows from one already proven; a natu…
affinity
n. a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a re…
bilious
adj. peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant... Syn. choler…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 9
Beatitude
Bête noire
Bode
Dank
misery, despair
pet, idol
Synonyms: presage, augur, foreshadow
Antonyms: dry, arid, parched, desiccated
Beatitude
misery, despair
Bête noire
pet, idol
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj). subordinate or supplementary ... SYN: auxiliary, subsidia…
(v). to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v). to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v). to trick; to cheat or swindle ... SYN: dupe, decieve, begui…
ancillary
(adj). subordinate or supplementary ... SYN: auxiliary, subsidia…
bowdlerize
(v). to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 8
Aberration
Ad hoc
Bane
Bathos
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
(n.) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction,…
(n.) the intrusion of commonplace or trite material into a co…
Aberration
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
Ad hoc
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 2
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
n. protection; patronage; sponsorship... Syn. auspices
v. to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written n…
adj. fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent... Syn. inebrious,…
n. a group of people hired to applaud a performer or performa…
aegis
n. protection; patronage; sponsorship... Syn. auspices
apprise
v. to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written n…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 5 Definitions
aficionado
browbeat
commensurate
diaphanous
(n) an enthusiastic and usu. expert follower or fan
(v) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully
(adj) equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proport…
(adj) very sheer and light; almost completely transparent
aficionado
(n) an enthusiastic and usu. expert follower or fan
browbeat
(v) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 5 Definitions
aficionado
browbeat
commensurate
diaphanous
(n) an enthusiastic and usu. expert follower or fan
(v) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully
(adj) equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proport…
(adj) very sheer and light; almost completely transparent
aficionado
(n) an enthusiastic and usu. expert follower or fan
browbeat
(v) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 8
Aberration
Ad hoc
Bane
Bathos
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
(n.) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction,…
(n.) the intrusion of commonplace or trite material into a co…
Aberration
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
Ad hoc
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised; (adv.) with res…
20 terms
Sadlier Oxford's Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 2
aegis
apprise
bibulous
claque
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(adj). fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent ... SYN: inebriou…
(n). a group of people hired to applaud a performer or perfor…
aegis
(n). protection; patronage; sponsorship ... SYN: auspices
apprise
(v). to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
18 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 9
Beatitude
Bode
Dank
Ecumenical
(n.) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing…
(v.) to be an omen of; to indicate by signs... Synonyms: presage…
(adj.) unpleasantly damp or wet... Synonyms: clammy, moist, sogg…
(adj.) worldwide or universal in influence or application... Syn…
Beatitude
(n.) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing…
Bode
(v.) to be an omen of; to indicate by signs... Synonyms: presage…
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