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AVID VOCABULARY SEMESTER ONE
advocate
lethargic
scrutinize
enigma
plead or argue for
sluggish; apathetic
examine closely
puzzle; mystery
advocate
plead or argue for
lethargic
sluggish; apathetic
voracious-empathy
voracious
proliferate
subterfuge
extirpate
(adj) craving or consuming large amounts; avid
(v) increase in number or spread rapidly
(n) a plan used to trick or deceive
(v) to pull up or remove, as if by the roots
voracious
(adj) craving or consuming large amounts; avid
proliferate
(v) increase in number or spread rapidly
Avid vocab
Astute (adj.) [uh-stoot]
Extraneous - (adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
Placate - (v) [pley-keyt]
Vindicate - (v) [vin-di-keyt]
wise; shrewd; keen
not essential; superfluous
pacify; conciliate
clear from blame; exonerate,... justify or support
Astute (adj.) [uh-stoot]
wise; shrewd; keen
Extraneous - (adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
not essential; superfluous
25 terms
AVID Lesson 8
Acquiesce
Affinity
Blasphemous
Buttress
To give in, to comply
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
Irreverent, profane
to support, prop up, strengthen;
Acquiesce
To give in, to comply
Affinity
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
22 terms
Voracious Synonyms
Voracious
Avid
Insatiable
Prodigious
having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively eager
Enthusiastic, dedicated, passionate; excessively desirous
incapable of being satisfied
immense; extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
Voracious
having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively eager
Avid
Enthusiastic, dedicated, passionate; excessively desirous
10 terms
AVID Vocab. Week 1
Copious
Tenacious
Surreptitious
Voracious
Large in number/quantities.
Tough; Stubborn; Persistent
Secretive
Devouring in great quantities; Always "hungry"
Copious
Large in number/quantities.
Tenacious
Tough; Stubborn; Persistent
AVID Vocab
Prodigious
Boor
Panache
Forbearance
enormous, amazing
rude person
elegant styled or manner
patience
Prodigious
enormous, amazing
Boor
rude person
13 terms
8th Grade Vocabulary Set 13 Susceptible to Voracious
susceptible
swelter
tedious
teem
likely or liable to be influenced or harmed by a particular t…
be uncomfortably hot
so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
be abuzz
susceptible
likely or liable to be influenced or harmed by a particular t…
swelter
be uncomfortably hot
CCAT Junior Voracious Vocabulary
replete
abound
indiscriminate
prognosticate
filled, loaded, packed crowded
flourish, thrive, swarm, excess
miscellaneous mixed, aimless, heterogeneous
foretell, forecast, foreshadow, prophesy
replete
filled, loaded, packed crowded
abound
flourish, thrive, swarm, excess
AVID Vocabulary
Advancement
Determination
Eager
Grade Point Average
Process of movement forward or progress
A firm decision to do something, even if it is difficult
Looking forward to with great interest or desire
An average of all your grades
Advancement
Process of movement forward or progress
Determination
A firm decision to do something, even if it is difficult
AVID Stems List #2
archy
ard
cide
ician
government
always
kill
specialist
archy
government
ard
always
Avid vocab 2
brusque
dispassionate
effervescent
indefatigable
rudely abrupt
impartial
exhilarated
untiring
brusque
rudely abrupt
dispassionate
impartial
9 terms
AVID Vocab
Abjure
Abrogate
Abstemious
Acumen
to formally reject
to revoke formally
marked by temperance
keen insight
Abjure
to formally reject
Abrogate
to revoke formally
26 terms
AVID ROCKS
AVID
AVID Binder
AVID Methodologies
AVID Student Agreement
Advancement Via Individual Determination [L. avidus]: eager f…
This is an organizational tool that is required for all AVID…
AVID strategies and framework most effective in the quest for…
An individual student contract outlining student goals and re…
AVID
Advancement Via Individual Determination [L. avidus]: eager f…
AVID Binder
This is an organizational tool that is required for all AVID…
Avid Synonyms and Antonyms
fervent
voracious
insatiable
rapid
having or showing strong feelings
very eager
always wanting more
happening quickly
fervent
having or showing strong feelings
voracious
very eager
Voracious-empathy
Voracious
Proliferate
Subterfuge
Extirpate
Craving or consuming large amounts; avid
Increase in number or spread rapidly
A plan used to trick or deceive
To pull up or remove, as if by the roots
Voracious
Craving or consuming large amounts; avid
Proliferate
Increase in number or spread rapidly
AVID Vocab #4
Affable
Affectation
Affinity
Affluent
Easy to talk to
Unnatural/Artificial Behavior
Sympathy
Rich
Affable
Easy to talk to
Affectation
Unnatural/Artificial Behavior
6 terms
Avid vocab words #1
Voracious
Tenacious
Onerous
Scrupulous
Having or showing a tendency to eat very large amounts of foo…
Tough; stubborn; not letting go
Troublesome or oppressive burdensome
Carful of small details;honest; conscientious
Voracious
Having or showing a tendency to eat very large amounts of foo…
Tenacious
Tough; stubborn; not letting go
10 terms
AVID Vocab words
Voracious
Surreptitious
Tenacious
Pious
Adj. ... An insatable appetite for an activity or pursuit ; eage…
Adj. ... Done or acting in a secret, sly manner
Adj. ... Tough ; stubborn ; not letting go
Adj. ... Devout or virtuous ; Holy
Voracious
Adj. ... An insatable appetite for an activity or pursuit ; eage…
Surreptitious
Adj. ... Done or acting in a secret, sly manner
avid vocab
Astute
Extraneous
Placate
Vindicate
(adj) [uh-stoot] wise; shrewd; keen
(adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]... not essential; superfluous
(v) [pley-keyt] pacify; conciliate
(v) [vin-di-keyt] clear from blame; exonerate, ... justify or su…
Astute
(adj) [uh-stoot] wise; shrewd; keen
Extraneous
(adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]... not essential; superfluous
36 terms
Avid
zoology
yacht
xylem
wretched
the branch of biology that deals with animals
any of various relatively small sailing or motor-driven vesse…
a plant tissue that carries water and dissolved minerals up f…
very unhappy or unfortunate; miserable; characterized by or c…
zoology
the branch of biology that deals with animals
yacht
any of various relatively small sailing or motor-driven vesse…
avid vocab
Astute [uh-stoot]
Extraneous [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
Placate [pley-keyt]
Vindicate [vin-di-keyt]
having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations…
irrelevant or unrelated to the subject being dealt with.
make (someone) less angry or hostile.
clear (someone) of blame or suspicion.
Astute [uh-stoot]
having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations…
Extraneous [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
irrelevant or unrelated to the subject being dealt with.
Avid Vocab
Astute
Extraneous
Placate
Vindicate
[uh-stoot] wise; shrewd; keen
[ik-strey-nee-uhs] not essential; superfluous
[pley-keyt] pacify; conciliate
[vin-di-keyt] clear from blame; exonerate, justify or support
Astute
[uh-stoot] wise; shrewd; keen
Extraneous
[ik-strey-nee-uhs] not essential; superfluous
AVID
avid
advancement
via
individual
eager
Moving forward in one's career to a higher level of status an…
able to live
Giving priority to one's own goals over group goals and defin…
avid
eager
advancement
Moving forward in one's career to a higher level of status an…
6 terms
9th Grade Vocabulary Week 5
alacrity
fortuitous
imminent
profuse
(n)--cheerful readiness or willingness
(adj)--lucky; fortunate
(adj)--likely to occur at any moment
(adj)--abundant; in great amount
alacrity
(n)--cheerful readiness or willingness
fortuitous
(adj)--lucky; fortunate
avid vocab test
contentious
contrary
disputatious
litigious
argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or disagreement
opposite in direction or meaning
argumentative; fond of argument
prone to settle disputes
contentious
argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or disagreement
contrary
opposite in direction or meaning
15 terms
Vocab: flair - encroach
flair
decree
ovation
hindrance
(noun)... a natural talent or ability; style... "Duke had a flair f…
(noun)... an authoritative order or decision... "The presidential d…
(noun)... loud, prolonged applause... "Mr. Costello received a stan…
(noun)... something that holds you back... "The boy's broken arm wa…
flair
(noun)... a natural talent or ability; style... "Duke had a flair f…
decree
(noun)... an authoritative order or decision... "The presidential d…
10 terms
AVID Vocab Week 2 9/6
Copious
Tenacious
Surreptitious
Voracious
Abundant
Persistant
Kept Secret
Wanting Copious Amount of Something
Copious
Abundant
Tenacious
Persistant
Avid January
astute
Extraneous
Placate
Vindicate
wise;keen
not essential; superfluous
pacify; conciliate
clear from blame; exonerate,... justify or support
astute
wise;keen
Extraneous
not essential; superfluous
Night Vocabulary 1-10
iniquity
avid
unremittingly
imperceptibility
injustice
eager
non-stopping
unclearly
iniquity
injustice
avid
eager
Vocabulary words
Truncheons
Iniquity
Avid
Unremittingly
Weapons
Injustice
Eager
Persistent
Truncheons
Weapons
Iniquity
Injustice
11 terms
Avid week 21
Abstemious
Alimentary
Culinary
Delectable
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Relating to food and nourishment
Having to do with cooking, preparing meals
Delicious
Abstemious
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Alimentary
Relating to food and nourishment
18 terms
AVID Vocab #3
ameliorate
bellicose
largess
frugal
to make better; to lessen pain, difficulty, or tension
of a quarrelsome; eager to fight; warlike
generous giving
careful with money; thrifty; not wasteful
ameliorate
to make better; to lessen pain, difficulty, or tension
bellicose
of a quarrelsome; eager to fight; warlike
20 terms
Vocab 11 syn
avid
avid
gadfly
gadfly
voracious
eager
nuisance
pest
avid
voracious
avid
eager
15 terms
AVID SAT vocabulary List 1 Buddington
quintessential
benevolent
tantalize
voracious
representing the most perfect example
loving, alturistic
to tease or torment with the promise of something that is uno…
a big appetite
quintessential
representing the most perfect example
benevolent
loving, alturistic
10 terms
AVID 11 SAT Vocabulary Set #12
avid
mundane
intrepid
circuitous
enthusiastic, eager
ordinary, uninteresting
fearless when dealing with something new or different
indirect, roundabout
avid
enthusiastic, eager
mundane
ordinary, uninteresting
10 terms
AVID Vocab
Beget
Catapult
Muster
Curtail
To give birth to, to create
Slingshot
Collect, gather
To lessen by cutting
Beget
To give birth to, to create
Catapult
Slingshot
11 terms
Avid vocab
Abstemious
Alimentary
Culinary
Delectable
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Relating to food and nourishment
Having to do with cooking, preparing meals
Delicious
Abstemious
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Alimentary
Relating to food and nourishment
25 terms
Chapter 31: The Eager Detective
abscond
avidly
buff
carrel
to leave a place secretly and in haste, often to hide from ar…
enthusiastically or keenly interested
a fan who knows a great deal about a particular favorite subj…
a small, private study desk in a library with high sides to p…
abscond
to leave a place secretly and in haste, often to hide from ar…
avidly
enthusiastically or keenly interested
Avid vocab
Abstemious
Alimentary
Culinary
Delectable
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Relating to food and nourishment
Having to do cooking, preparing meals
Delicious
Abstemious
Holding back from eating or drinking too much
Alimentary
Relating to food and nourishment
20 terms
AVID vocab
Astute
Extraneous
Placate
Vindicate
uh-stoot wise, keen
ik-strey-nee-uhs not essential
pley-keyt pacify
vin-di-keyt support
Astute
uh-stoot wise, keen
Extraneous
ik-strey-nee-uhs not essential
English vocabulary
Ignorant
Persnickety
Voracious
Avid
Lacking particular
Overly particular
Eager or enthusiastic about something
Eager or enthusiastic about something
Ignorant
Lacking particular
Persnickety
Overly particular
AVID Vocab #6
Contentious
Contrary
Disputatious
Factious
causing or likely to cause an argument
opposite in nature, direction, or meaning
fond of or causing heated arguments
relating or inclined to dissension
Contentious
causing or likely to cause an argument
Contrary
opposite in nature, direction, or meaning
50 terms
AVID VOCAB WORDS
despondent
Indulgent
Nominal
Continuance
adj. ... In low spirits from loss of hopes or spirits
Adj.... having or indicating a tendency to be overly generous to…
Adj.... (of a role or status) existing in name // a very small a…
the state of remaining in existence or operation
despondent
adj. ... In low spirits from loss of hopes or spirits
Indulgent
Adj.... having or indicating a tendency to be overly generous to…
100 terms
AVID IV Vocabulary: "100 Words Every High School Graduate Should Know"
Abjure
Abrogate
Abstemious
Acumen
to formally reject a belief (recant)
to formally abolish (revoke)
moderate in eating and drinking (ascetic)
keen insight (discernment)
Abjure
to formally reject a belief (recant)
Abrogate
to formally abolish (revoke)
92 terms
The most 300 essential words for the GRE from Magoosh
prosaic
alacrity
veracity
Veracious
(adj.) dull, lacking in distinction and originality; matter-o…
cheerful and eagerness
truthful
truthful
prosaic
(adj.) dull, lacking in distinction and originality; matter-o…
alacrity
cheerful and eagerness
10 terms
Avid Vocab Terms
Ruminate
Abridged
Veracity
Litany
V. To think deeplu about something
Adj. reduced to shorten but keeps basic content
Noun. Truthfulness
Noun. Repetitive
Ruminate
V. To think deeplu about something
Abridged
Adj. reduced to shorten but keeps basic content
25 terms
AVID Lesson 8
Acquiesce
Affinity
Blasphemous
Buttress
To give in, to comply
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
Irreverent, profane
to support, prop up, strengthen;
Acquiesce
To give in, to comply
Affinity
A likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
January Vocab. Avid
Astute ... (adj) [uh-stoot]
Extraneous... (adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
Placate... (v) [pley-keyt]
Vindicate... (v)... [vin-di-keyt]
Having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations…
Not essential; superfluous.
Make (someone) less angry or hostile.
Clear from blame; exonerate, justify or support
Astute ... (adj) [uh-stoot]
Having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations…
Extraneous... (adj) [ik-strey-nee-uhs]
Not essential; superfluous.
15 terms
vocab avid list
Avid
Brusque
concise
Demean
eager having a strong desire
Abrupt in manner to stutter
short and to the point
behavior; bearing
Avid
eager having a strong desire
Brusque
Abrupt in manner to stutter
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