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30 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocab
Strenuous
Gills
Machismo
Antiestablishment
requiring tremendous strength or energy
a body part found in fish and young amphibians that takes in…
exaggerated sense or display of masculinity, emphasis on qual…
against the establishment or established authority.
Strenuous
requiring tremendous strength or energy
Gills
a body part found in fish and young amphibians that takes in…
109 terms
Denny Nelson
famished
apprized
benevolent
fallacious
extremely hungry; ravenous
put a price upon; appraise
kind; compassionate; kind-hearted
erroneous, false, untrue,
famished
extremely hungry; ravenous
apprized
put a price upon; appraise
57 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
25 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Abode
Accumulate
Constrict
Detract
the place where one lives; home
build up; deposit; collect little by little
draw together; render narrower; shrink
to take away; to diminish value
Abode
the place where one lives; home
Accumulate
build up; deposit; collect little by little
34 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Aberration
Abjured
Alchemy
Belligerent
deviation from course
renounced
turning metal into gold
angry
Aberration
deviation from course
Abjured
renounced
40 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
absurd
barrel
butcher
circuit
completely stupid or unreasonable, ridiculous
large curved container with a flat top and bottom, made of wo…
someone who owns or works in a shop that sells meat
an established itinerary of venues or events that a particula…
absurd
completely stupid or unreasonable, ridiculous
barrel
large curved container with a flat top and bottom, made of wo…
150 terms
nelson denny
inundate
obtuse
negate
preclude
overwhelmed ... (v.) to flood, overflow; to overwhelm by numbers…
Lacking sharpness of intellect; not clear or precise in thoug…
(v.) to nullify, deny, bring to nothing... Deny or refute; make…
(v.) to make impossible, prevent, shut out
inundate
overwhelmed ... (v.) to flood, overflow; to overwhelm by numbers…
obtuse
Lacking sharpness of intellect; not clear or precise in thoug…
299 terms
Nelson Denny
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
- make (an idea, situation, or problem) clear to someone by d…
- lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined.... S- tastele…
-(of an object or material) able to resume its normal shape s…
-abundant in supply or quantity.... S- abundant, superabundant,…
Explain
- make (an idea, situation, or problem) clear to someone by d…
Vulgar
- lacking sophistication or good taste; unrefined.... S- tastele…
298 terms
Nelson Denny
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
describe; make clear
tasteless; offensive; dirty; flamboyant
stretchy; flexible; resilient
abundant; plentiful; numerous
Explain
describe; make clear
Vulgar
tasteless; offensive; dirty; flamboyant
13 terms
Nelson Denny
Headstrong
Oblique
Cryptic
Curtail
stubborn
indirect
difficult to understand
to cut short
Headstrong
stubborn
Oblique
indirect
46 terms
Nelson Denny vocab
Flexible
Evidence is
To perfect is to
To stabilize is to
Bendable
Proof
Improve
Steady
Flexible
Bendable
Evidence is
Proof
14 terms
Nelson Denny
Edify
Egress
Felony
Confidental
Instruct, to build up or strengthen in relation to morals or…
Exit or way out
Serious criminal offence that is punishable by death or impri…
Private, personal
Edify
Instruct, to build up or strengthen in relation to morals or…
Egress
Exit or way out
6 terms
Denny nelson
Boisterous
Esuing
Brazen
Blatant
(of a person, event, or behavior) noisy, energetic, and cheer…
happen or occur afterward or as a result
bold and without shame.... "he went about his illegal business…
of bad behavior) done openly and unashamedly.... "blatant lies"…
Boisterous
(of a person, event, or behavior) noisy, energetic, and cheer…
Esuing
happen or occur afterward or as a result
109 terms
Denny Nelson
famished
apprized
benevolent
fallacious
extremely hungry; ravenous
put a price upon; appraise
kind; compassionate; kind-hearted
erroneous, false, untrue,
famished
extremely hungry; ravenous
apprized
put a price upon; appraise
31 terms
nelson denny
acquire
accumulate
Negate
Vignette
buy or obtain
gather together, increase number or quantity
ineffective/uneffective
picture?
acquire
buy or obtain
accumulate
gather together, increase number or quantity
83 terms
Nelson Denny
Subtle
Lofty
Elastic
Copious
Thin, tenuous, nice quite.
High, tall buildings
Capable of returning to its original length, rubbery
Large in quantity, abundant
Subtle
Thin, tenuous, nice quite.
Lofty
High, tall buildings
26 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocabulary List 4
Quaff
Tyro
Underling
Venal
To drink abundantly
beginner
subordinate
bribable
Quaff
To drink abundantly
Tyro
beginner
26 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocabulary List 3
Rigidity
Ennui
Foolhardy
Feckless
firm, stubborn
boredom
reckless
ineffective
Rigidity
firm, stubborn
Ennui
boredom
26 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocabulary List 2
Introspective
Incursion
Unequivocal
Edifice
reflective, thoughtful
attack, invasion
definite, positive
building (edificio)
Introspective
reflective, thoughtful
Incursion
attack, invasion
140 terms
Nelson Denny Test Prep
abase
abbess
abbey
abbot
v. To lower in position, estimation or the like; degrade.
n. The lady superior of a nunnery.
n. The group of buildings which collectively form the dwellin…
n. The superior of a community of monks.
abase
v. To lower in position, estimation or the like; degrade.
abbess
n. The lady superior of a nunnery.
298 terms
nelson denny reading test
explain
vulgar
elastic
copious
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
capable of returning to its original length, shape, etc., aft…
large in quantity or number; abundant; plentiful
explain
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
vulgar
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
299 terms
Nelson Denny Test Vocab
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Crude; indecent
Ability to recoil to resting length
Abundant; plentiful
Explain
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Vulgar
Crude; indecent
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
48 terms
Nelson-Denny
Explain
Vulgar
Copious
Exaggerate
Make clear to someone by describing it in more detail or reve…
Lacking sophistication or good taste unrefined. Making explic…
Abundant in supply or quantity
Represent as being larger greater better or worse than it rea…
Explain
Make clear to someone by describing it in more detail or reve…
Vulgar
Lacking sophistication or good taste unrefined. Making explic…
298 terms
nelson denny reading test
explain
vulgar
elastic
copious
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
capable of returning to its original length, shape, etc., aft…
large in quantity or number; abundant; plentiful
explain
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
vulgar
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
59 terms
Nelson-Denny Various
Credulity
Onerous
Stultify
Incursion
belief on slight evidence
troubling
cause to appear foolish
Sudden invasion
Credulity
belief on slight evidence
Onerous
troubling
34 terms
Nelson Denny vocab
If it stipulated, it is
An aunk is
An interlude is
A viable idea is
Specified
A bird
An intervening period
Workable
If it stipulated, it is
Specified
An aunk is
A bird
120 terms
Nelson Denny Vocabulary
explain
vulgar
elastic
copious
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
capable of returning to its original length, shape, etc., aft…
large in quantity or number; abundant; plentiful
explain
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible
vulgar
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or taste
57 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
12 terms
Nelson Denny Vocabulary Set One
substantiate
automation
philanthropic
forerunner
to prove
to run by itself
helping other people
something that comes before
substantiate
to prove
automation
to run by itself
299 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocab
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible:
lacking refinement or taste; crude
capable of returning to its original length, shape, etc., aft…
Abundant; plentiful
Explain
to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible:
Vulgar
lacking refinement or taste; crude
Nelson Denny Test Vocab
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Crude; indecent
Ability to recoil to resting length
Abundant; plentiful
Explain
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Vulgar
Crude; indecent
57 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
299 terms
Nelson Denny Test Vocab
Explain
Vulgar
Elastic
Copious
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Crude; indecent
Ability to recoil to resting length
Abundant; plentiful
Explain
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Vulgar
Crude; indecent
40 terms
Nelson Denny Word List
butcher
keg
circuit
barrel
someone who owns or works in a shop that sells meat
a round wooden or metal container with a flat top and bottom,…
an interconnection of electrical elements forming a complete…
large curved container with a flat top and bottom, made of wo…
butcher
someone who owns or works in a shop that sells meat
keg
a round wooden or metal container with a flat top and bottom,…
57 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
57 terms
Nelson - Denny Vocab
Antagonize
Conspicuous
Corroborate
Scrupulous
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
very easy to see or notice;
to support or help prove (a statement, theory, etc.) by provi…
very careful about doing something correctly; careful about d…
Antagonize
to cause (someone) to feel hostile or angry : to irritate or…
Conspicuous
very easy to see or notice;
88 terms
Nelson Denny Vocab
Magnate
Cordial
Validate
Conciliatory
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
diffusing warmth and friendliness
to establish or confirm the truth or legality of something
making or willing to make concessions
Magnate
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
Cordial
diffusing warmth and friendliness
88 terms
Nelson Denny Vocab
Magnate
Cordial
Validate
Conciliatory
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
diffusing warmth and friendliness
to establish or confirm the truth or legality of something
making or willing to make concessions
Magnate
a very wealthy or powerful businessman
Cordial
diffusing warmth and friendliness
20 terms
Nelson Denny Test Vocabulary
Avidly
Blatant
Indispensable
Resplendent
showing great enthusiasm for or interest in
offensively noisy or loud; flagrant
absolutely necessary, essential, or requisite
shining brilliant; gleaming; splendid
Avidly
showing great enthusiasm for or interest in
Blatant
offensively noisy or loud; flagrant
32 terms
Nelson-Denny Vocabulary List 5
Prolific
bequest
Flippant
Apathetic
fruitful, productive
something given in a will
disrespectful
shows no emotion
Prolific
fruitful, productive
bequest
something given in a will
300 terms
NELSON-DENNY VOCABULARY
explain
vulgar
elastic
copious
make plain and comprehensible; serve as a reason or cause or…
tastelessly indecent; inappropriate; lacking refinement
able to adjust readily to different conditions
large in number or quantity
explain
make plain and comprehensible; serve as a reason or cause or…
vulgar
tastelessly indecent; inappropriate; lacking refinement
31 terms
suffixes nelson denny tcc
-s, -es
-ed
-ing
-ate
more than one... (hotels, amendments, wishes, prefixes)
in the past... (walked, jumped, helped)
in the present... (walking, jumping, helping)
become... (complicate, hesitate, eradicate, placate, demonstrate…
-s, -es
more than one... (hotels, amendments, wishes, prefixes)
-ed
in the past... (walked, jumped, helped)
41 terms
Prefix nelson denny
Un-
Re-
In-, Im-, Ir,I
Dis-
not; opposite ... (uncover, unlock, unsafe)
again; back... (rewrite, reread, return)
not; into ... (incorrect , insert, inexpensive, illegal, irregul…
not, away, apart, negative... (disagree, discord, discomfort, di…
Un-
not; opposite ... (uncover, unlock, unsafe)
Re-
again; back... (rewrite, reread, return)
35 terms
Nelson denny 2
Specious
Expedite
Plausible
Concurrent
Deliberately, misleading
Fast, hurry
Believable, credible
Same time happening
Specious
Deliberately, misleading
Expedite
Fast, hurry
20 terms
Nelson Denny14
sombre
maverick
tenuous
pandemonium
(or somber)having a color or tone that is dark, dull, or suit…
A nonconformist; a rebel... (n.) an independent, nonconformist p…
(adj.) Extremely delicate and fine ;thin and fine, and theref…
(n)wild uproar and chaos, noisy confused place
sombre
(or somber)having a color or tone that is dark, dull, or suit…
maverick
A nonconformist; a rebel... (n.) an independent, nonconformist p…
50 terms
Nelson Denny prep 2016
abdicate
abhorrent
abhor
accost
To step down from a position of power or responsibility
Very repugnant; hateful.
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
approach and speak first to a person
abdicate
To step down from a position of power or responsibility
abhorrent
Very repugnant; hateful.
14 terms
Nelson Denny 22
junta
haggard
investiture
laggard
a group of military officers who have taken control of a coun…
(adj.) thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffe…
the formal installation of somebody in a position or role, es…
a slow person, especially one who falls behind, take more tim…
junta
a group of military officers who have taken control of a coun…
haggard
(adj.) thin, pale, and careworn as a result of worry or suffe…
80 terms
Nelson denny tutor 2
Militant
Juncture
Scant
Peers
(adj.) given to fighting; active and aggressive in support of…
point of time, especially where two things are joined
Insufficient
people of the same age who share similar interests
Militant
(adj.) given to fighting; active and aggressive in support of…
Juncture
point of time, especially where two things are joined
55 terms
Nelson Denny Study Words
Juncture
Implosion
Covert
Introspective
(n.) a joining together; the point at which two things are jo…
A violent, inward collapse
Hidden
Looking inward at one's own thoughts and feelings
Juncture
(n.) a joining together; the point at which two things are jo…
Implosion
A violent, inward collapse
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