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8 terms
Suffix: -ment meaning act or process and -tion meaning the act of or state of
dedication
astonishment
obligation
achievement
a formal, printed inscription in a book, piece of music
overpowering wonder or surprise; amazement
something by which a person is bound or obliged to do certain…
something accomplished, especially by superior ability, speci…
dedication
a formal, printed inscription in a book, piece of music
astonishment
overpowering wonder or surprise; amazement
The Crucible Act 1 Vocab
villainous
crucible
barbaric
fanatic
acting in bad or evil ways
a severe, searching test or trial
savagely cruel
intense devotion
villainous
acting in bad or evil ways
crucible
a severe, searching test or trial
ACT Vocab List 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
5 terms
ACT Vocabulary February 9-13, 2014
Malediction
Oligarchy
Paltry
Rapt
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
pitifully small or worthless
deeply absorbed
Malediction
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
Oligarchy
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
21 terms
Macbeth Act 2
Summons
Repose
Largess
Augment
An authoritative command
Rest, relaxation
The generous giving of gifts, generosity
The action of adding to, enlarging, increasing
Summons
An authoritative command
Repose
Rest, relaxation
11 terms
ACT 360, Chapter 3
Conflict of Interest
Consent
Engagement Letter
Independence
A real or perceived incompatibility between the interests of…
A written agreement through which affected parties explicitly…
Document that identifies responsible parties, defines the pur…
Freedom from the control or support of others that might impa…
Conflict of Interest
A real or perceived incompatibility between the interests of…
Consent
A written agreement through which affected parties explicitly…
5 terms
ACT vocabulary words for week of 2/9 (malediction)
malediction
oligarchy
paltry
rapt
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
pitifully small or worthless
deeply absorbed
malediction
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
oligarchy
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
Macbeth Act 1Vocabulary
Shall
Upon
Hover
Filthy
deep
upon a horse.
to remain in place over an object or location
not clean, dirty; obscene
Shall
deep
Upon
upon a horse.
12 terms
ACT Vocabulary #7 January 16, 2017
Neonate
Usury
Captious
Demagogue
a newborn child
the practice of lending money at exorbitant rates
marked by a tendency to point out trivial faults; intended to…
a leader, rabble rouser, usually appealing to emotion or pred…
Neonate
a newborn child
Usury
the practice of lending money at exorbitant rates
18 terms
Ruby Bridges: A Simple Act of Courage
NAACP
unconstitutional
segregation
desegregation
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
against the rules and legal foundation of the U.S. Constitution
the practice of separating people into different areas due to…
the process of ending the separation of two groups of people,…
NAACP
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
unconstitutional
against the rules and legal foundation of the U.S. Constitution
Vocab for Act I of The Crucible
predilection
parochial
repressions
vengeance
(n) tendency, fondness for
(adj) provincial or narrow
(n) forced to restrict and control a society
(n) punishment inflicted or retribution exacted for na injury…
predilection
(n) tendency, fondness for
parochial
(adj) provincial or narrow
Act 4 Scene 1
Inclined
Dominated
Grief
Hasten
feel willing or favorably disposed toward
have a commanding influence on; exercise control over.
deep sorrow,
be quick to do something.
Inclined
feel willing or favorably disposed toward
Dominated
have a commanding influence on; exercise control over.
10 terms
Macbeth Act 1 Vocab
Monarchy
Patriarchy
Usurp
Lineage
form of government in which a country is ruled by a monarch (…
a family, group, or government controlled by a man or a group…
to seize or exercise authority or possession wrongfully
a group of individuals tracing descent from a common ancestor
Monarchy
form of government in which a country is ruled by a monarch (…
Patriarchy
a family, group, or government controlled by a man or a group…
Act prep. Vocab (science)
Absorption
Acid
Atom
Base
The process of being absorbed
Sharp tasting or sour
anything extremely small; minute quantity
a compound that reacts to acid to form salt.
Absorption
The process of being absorbed
Acid
Sharp tasting or sour
25 terms
Julius Caesar Act I-III Vocab.
beseech vb.
mettle n.
construe vb.
accoutered vb.
to implore urgently
courage and fortitude
to give the meaning or intention of; explain; interpret
to equip or outfit, especially with military clothes, equipme…
beseech vb.
to implore urgently
mettle n.
courage and fortitude
39 terms
Romeo & Juliet: Act 4&5
abate
array
beguile
behest
to put an end to; to reduce in degree or intensity; deduct (p…
to dress or decorate especially in splendid or impressive att…
to lead by deception; hoodwink
an authoritative order; an urgent prompting
abate
to put an end to; to reduce in degree or intensity; deduct (p…
array
to dress or decorate especially in splendid or impressive att…
ACT vocabulary words for week of 2/9 (malediction)
malediction
oligarchy
paltry
rapt
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
pitifully small or worthless
deeply absorbed
malediction
a curse, a wish of evil upon another
oligarchy
a government in which a small group exercises supreme control
25 terms
100 Words A Week: Commonly Confused Words I
Disinterested
Uninterested
Affect
Effect
impartial; not preferring one over the other.
indifferent; not interested; bored.
influence; produce a change. v.
anything brought about by a cause or agent. n.
Disinterested
impartial; not preferring one over the other.
Uninterested
indifferent; not interested; bored.
IACCP - Investment Advisors Act of 1940
Assignment
Not Investment Advisor
Control
Investment supervisory services
Any direct or indirect transfer or hypothecation of an invest…
A Bank, Lawyer, accountant, engineer, teach whose performance…
Power to exercise a controlling influence over the management…
Giving of continuous advice as to the investment of funds on…
Assignment
Any direct or indirect transfer or hypothecation of an invest…
Not Investment Advisor
A Bank, Lawyer, accountant, engineer, teach whose performance…
40 terms
The Crucible Act 1 Vocab
predilection
innate
theocracy
antagonistic
a preference or special liking for something
inborn, natural
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
showing or feeling active opposition or hostility toward some…
predilection
a preference or special liking for something
innate
inborn, natural
21 terms
Vocab - Stamp Act
pound
ecclesiastical
jurisdiction
exercise
the basic monetary unit of the U.K., equal to 100 pence
of or relating to the church or its clergy
the official power to make legal decisions and judgements
the use of application of a faculty, right, or process
pound
the basic monetary unit of the U.K., equal to 100 pence
ecclesiastical
of or relating to the church or its clergy
15 terms
Macbeth act 2
Allegiance
Augment
Carousing
Clamored
the loyalty of a citizen to his or her government or of a sub…
To make larger, enlarge in size, number
To engage in a drunken revel
A loud uproar, as far from a crowed of people
Allegiance
the loyalty of a citizen to his or her government or of a sub…
Augment
To make larger, enlarge in size, number
20 terms
crucible act 1 vocab
crucible
inert
ordinances
rankle
a severe, searching test or trial.
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
an authoritative rule or law; a decree or command.
to cause keen irritation or bitter resentment in
crucible
a severe, searching test or trial.
inert
having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (op…
Macbeth Act 3 and Act 4 Vocab
Posterity
Oracle
Prosperous
Wrenched
future or succeeding generations
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
having or characterized by financial success or good fortune
to twist suddenly and forcibly; pull, jerk, or force by a vio…
Posterity
future or succeeding generations
Oracle
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
Crucible Act 1
Predilection
innate
antagonistic
theocracy
a preference of something
natural
showing or feeling hostility toward someone or something
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
Predilection
a preference of something
innate
natural
Ethics, Jurisprudence, and the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act
Dental Jurispendence
Ethics
Stare decisis
Common laws
the laws that governs dentistry
moral judgements; covers a broad range of activities
let the decision stand
followed by everyone
Dental Jurispendence
the laws that governs dentistry
Ethics
moral judgements; covers a broad range of activities
Chapter 10: Executive Act
Deregulation
Bureaucracy
TVA
Administrative Discretion
the process of removing or reducing state regulations typical…
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a federally owned corporati…
The exercise of professional expertise and judgment, as oppos…
Deregulation
the process of removing or reducing state regulations typical…
Bureaucracy
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
The Crucible Act I
predilection
innate
antagonistic
theocracy
A preference or special liking for something.
inborn; natural
showing or feeling active opposition or hostility toward some…
a form of government in which priests rule in the name of God…
predilection
A preference or special liking for something.
innate
inborn; natural
Act 1 r+j vocab
Pernicious
Adversary
Augmenting
Grievance
Causing insidious harm or ruin, hurtful
A person, group, or force that opposes or attacks, opponent
To increase the size of
A wrong considered as grounds for complaint, or something bel…
Pernicious
Causing insidious harm or ruin, hurtful
Adversary
A person, group, or force that opposes or attacks, opponent
26 terms
The Crucible Act 1
crucible
overture
rankle
paradox
a severe test or trial
(n.) an opening move toward negotiation or action; a proposal…
(v.) to cause anger, irritation, or bitterness (with the sugg…
A statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or a…
crucible
a severe test or trial
overture
(n.) an opening move toward negotiation or action; a proposal…
28 terms
English I.T.W Act 1 Vocab Words
extradite
privy
infidel
spire
to give up a fugitive or criminal to another state or nation
an outbuilding
someone who has no religious faith
a pyramidal rooflike structure
extradite
to give up a fugitive or criminal to another state or nation
privy
an outbuilding
32 terms
The Crucible-Act One
Crucible
Overture
Theocracy
Lucifer
a severe, searching test or trial.
an opening or initiating move toward negotiations, a new rela…
a system of government by priests claiming a divine commission.
a proud, rebellious archangel, identified with Satan, who fel…
Crucible
a severe, searching test or trial.
Overture
an opening or initiating move toward negotiations, a new rela…
44 terms
ACT Vocab
Nautical
Placid
Inscrutable
Disdainful
of or concerning sailors or navigation; maritime.
(of a person or animal) not easily upset or excited
impossible to understand or interpret
showing content or lack of respect
Nautical
of or concerning sailors or navigation; maritime.
Placid
(of a person or animal) not easily upset or excited
20 terms
The Crucible Act I Vocab
theocracy
hearty
dissembling
propriety
the belief in government by divine guidance
Goodness in someone
conceal one's true motives, feelings, or beliefs
correct or appropriate behavior
theocracy
the belief in government by divine guidance
hearty
Goodness in someone
25 terms
List #4- Act |V 9/12/16
Wanton
Ordinance
Hasten
Muster
Behave extremely cruelly and brutally
An authoritative rule
Speed up the process of; facilitate
A gathering of military personal for duty
Wanton
Behave extremely cruelly and brutally
Ordinance
An authoritative rule
15 terms
Act I Vocabulary
Paradox
Theocracy
Hearty
Propriety
A statement that contradicts itself
Government of a state by immediate divine guidance
Showing warm and heartfelt friendless
Correct or appropriate behavior
Paradox
A statement that contradicts itself
Theocracy
Government of a state by immediate divine guidance
15 terms
Vocab Act 1: The Crucible
Licentious
Magistrates
Predilection
Parochial
Lacking legal or moral restraints
An official exercising government powers
A prepossession in favor of something deriving from experienc…
Of or relating to a church parish
Licentious
Lacking legal or moral restraints
Magistrates
An official exercising government powers
55 terms
Ch. 7: Society and the State Dental Practice Act
The right of fair application of laws…
A process regulated by a governmental…
A rule or restriction
The broad range of duties legally defi…
Due Process
Licensure
Regulation
Scope of Practice
The right of fair application of laws…
Due Process
A process regulated by a governmental…
Licensure
vocab act 3 and 4 macbeth
Posterity
Oracle
Prosperous
Wrenched:
future or succeeding generations
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
having or characterized by financial success or good fortune
to twist suddenly and forcibly; pull, jerk, or force by a vio…
Posterity
future or succeeding generations
Oracle
a person who delivers authoritative, wise, or highly regarded…
29 terms
The Crucible Act 1 Vocab
Persecute
Creed
Somber
Indicate
Cause to suffer
Any system of principles or beliefs
Grave or even gloomy in character
Give evidence of
Persecute
Cause to suffer
Creed
Any system of principles or beliefs
Get Your Act Together
Montreal Protocol (1987)
Clean Water Act (1982)
Safe Drinking Water Act (1972)
Mining Law of 1872
goal was to phase out production and use of CFCs, the EPA was…
regulates pollution discharge and defines acceptable amounts…
sets national standards for clean drinking water by establish…
regulates the mining of silver, copper, gold ore, natural gas…
Montreal Protocol (1987)
goal was to phase out production and use of CFCs, the EPA was…
Clean Water Act (1982)
regulates pollution discharge and defines acceptable amounts…
15 terms
ACT PREP 14
Intractable
Invidious
Laconic
Mercenary
Adjective- not easily controlled or directed
Adjective- calculated to create ill will or give offense
Adjective- using few words; cocise; terse
Adjective- working or acting merely for money or reward... Noun-…
Intractable
Adjective- not easily controlled or directed
Invidious
Adjective- calculated to create ill will or give offense
40 terms
Crucible Vocab Act 1
inert
persecute
conceive
creed
unable to move or resist motion
cause to suffer, oppress
have the idea for, think
the written bod of teachings of a religious group; beliefs
inert
unable to move or resist motion
persecute
cause to suffer, oppress
Act 4
Shroud
Vial
Distill
Bier
Burial cloth
A small bottle containing medicine or other liquids
A process that separates the substances in a solution based o…
a stand on which a corpse or coffin is placed
Shroud
Burial cloth
Vial
A small bottle containing medicine or other liquids
Diary of Anne Frank: Act 2 vocabulary
disgruntled
foreboding
inarticulate
intuition
to put into a state of sulky dissatisfaction
a strong inner feeling or notion of a future misfortune
lacking the ability to express oneself
direct perception of truth
disgruntled
to put into a state of sulky dissatisfaction
foreboding
a strong inner feeling or notion of a future misfortune
Act 3 + 4 Vocab
Posterity
Oracle
Prosperous
Wrenched
succeeding or future generations collectively
an utterance given by a priest at a shrine as the response of…
having or characterized by financial success or good fortune
to twist suddenly or forcibly; pull, jerk, etc.
Posterity
succeeding or future generations collectively
Oracle
an utterance given by a priest at a shrine as the response of…
42 terms
Government Unit 1
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
Chapter 3 Ethics and the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act
Dental Jurisprudence
Ethics
Stare Decisis
Common Laws
the laws that govern denitstry
moral judgement
"let the decision stand"
guidelines where everyone is treated equally
Dental Jurisprudence
the laws that govern denitstry
Ethics
moral judgement
Act I
Predilection
Innate
Antagonistic
Theocracy
A preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
Inborn; natural.
Showing or feeling active opposition or hostility toward some…
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
Predilection
A preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
Innate
Inborn; natural.
Chapter 3: Ethics, Jurisprudence, and the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act. Vocab.
Dental Jurisprudence
Ethics
Stare decisis
Common laws
Laws that governs dentistry.
Moral judgements.
Let the decision stand.
Everyone is to be treated fairly under the same circumstances…
Dental Jurisprudence
Laws that governs dentistry.
Ethics
Moral judgements.
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