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6 terms
A Christmas Carol
bleak
destitute
abundance
worldly
(adj.) bare, dreary, dismal
(adj.) deprived of the necessities of life; extremely poor
A great or plentiful amount; well off
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
bleak
(adj.) bare, dreary, dismal
destitute
(adj.) deprived of the necessities of life; extremely poor
7 terms
GRE 352-359
entourage
sycophants
worldly
novice
a group of personal attendants surrounding an important person
a person who praises powerful people in order to get their ap…
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
(n.) one who is just a beginner at some activity requiring sk…
entourage
a group of personal attendants surrounding an important person
sycophants
a person who praises powerful people in order to get their ap…
Mine 2
weariness
adept
turmoil
elegiac
Physically or mentally tired
Skillful
a state of great anxiety and confusion... Chaos
expressing sorrow often for something past
weariness
Physically or mentally tired
adept
Skillful
Gilgamesh and Grammar
abundance
contend
incantation
endowed
(n.) a great or plentiful amount.
(v.) to fight, struggle; to compete; to argue
(n.) chant; invocation; prayer
(adj.) provided or supplied or equipped with (especially as b…
abundance
(n.) a great or plentiful amount.
contend
(v.) to fight, struggle; to compete; to argue
9 terms
Final Vocab
Ponder
Worldly
Charlatan
Viable
To think about something carefully for a period of time
Having a lot of experience of life therefore not easily shocked
A person who pretends to have particular knowledge or skill;…
That can be done; that will be successful; capable of develop…
Ponder
To think about something carefully for a period of time
Worldly
Having a lot of experience of life therefore not easily shocked
20 terms
Number 23
worldly
worriment
wordmonger
wonderment
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
the act or cause of worriment
person who deals with words, especially strange words
astonishment, awe, surprise
worldly
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
worriment
the act or cause of worriment
20 terms
2015 - mccallie - wallin - vocabulary words
Indies
Spaniards
Hispaniola
guileless
another name given to the Far East by European explorers
...
First island in Caribbean settled by the Spaniards, settlemen…
frank; straightforward; honest
Indies
another name given to the Far East by European explorers
Spaniards
...
Word formation
Wordly-wise
Outlay
Far-fetched
Heartfelt condolences
Having lots of experience of life and therefore not easily sh…
Money you have to spend to start a project
improbable, implausible, unlikely, fantastic, doubtful
Lời chia buồn chân thành
Wordly-wise
Having lots of experience of life and therefore not easily sh…
Outlay
Money you have to spend to start a project
25 terms
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
constitute
conscience
guile
circumstantial
(V) to compose , form, makeup, establish
(N) an inner sense of right and wrong, impelling one toward r…
(N) insidious in attaining a goal, sneaky, trickery.
(adj) having to do with, or depending on the certain conditions
constitute
(V) to compose , form, makeup, establish
conscience
(N) an inner sense of right and wrong, impelling one toward r…
50 terms
English 1H - Semester 2 - Vocabulary Words
Inherent
Inveterate
Penchant
Proclivity
Adj - A quality in something that is a natural part it and ca…
Adj - Someone who is settled or confined in a habit, practice…
Noun - If you have a penchant or something, you like it very…
Noun - Tendency to behave in a particular way or like a parti…
Inherent
Adj - A quality in something that is a natural part it and ca…
Inveterate
Adj - Someone who is settled or confined in a habit, practice…
15 terms
Kidd wotd words
commencement
frankly
phobia
ritzy
noun beginning of something
adj in an honest and direct way
noun an extremely strong dislike or fear of something
adj very fashionable and expensive in a slowly way
commencement
noun beginning of something
frankly
adj in an honest and direct way
Adjectives
zigzag
zesty
zesty
zealous
having short sharp turns or angles
having a strong, pleasant, and somewhat spicy flavor
lively and pleasing
feeling or showing strong and energetic support for a person,…
zigzag
having short sharp turns or angles
zesty
having a strong, pleasant, and somewhat spicy flavor
Daily 15 01/15
staggering; They paid a staggering $8…
soar; Air pollution will soon soar abo…
spur; spur something to make something…
put a damper on something; Recession i…
(adj) so great, shocking, or surprising that it is difficult…
(v) if the value, amount, or level of something soars, it ris…
(v) The agreement is essential to spurring economic growth ar…
(informal) to make something less enjoyable, successful, etc.
staggering; They paid a staggering $8…
(adj) so great, shocking, or surprising that it is difficult…
soar; Air pollution will soon soar abo…
(v) if the value, amount, or level of something soars, it ris…
29 terms
34.1230
authorship
recognition
kennel
groomed
the identity of the person who wrote something, especially a…
the act of remembering who somebody is when you see them, or…
a small shelter for a dog to sleep in
used to describe the way in which a person cares for their cl…
authorship
the identity of the person who wrote something, especially a…
recognition
the act of remembering who somebody is when you see them, or…
32 terms
Unit 8 word list
abandon
adore
a step ahead of
aware
V to stop doing an activity before you have finished it
V to like something or someone very much
Phrase, slightly better prepared or more successful than some…
Adj. having knowledge of something
abandon
V to stop doing an activity before you have finished it
adore
V to like something or someone very much
vocab Weeks 1-3
Ponder
Worldly
Charlatan
Viable
To think about something carefully for a period of time
Having a lot of experience of life therefore not easily shocked
A person who pretends to have particular knowledge or skill;…
1) That can be done; that will be successful... 2) Capable of de…
Ponder
To think about something carefully for a period of time
Worldly
Having a lot of experience of life therefore not easily shocked
20 terms
Random Adjectives 12
undue
impressionistic
naive
unauthorized
more than is reasonable, suitable, or necessary
based on a general feeling of what something is like, rather…
not having much experience of how complicated life is, so tha…
without official approval or permission
undue
more than is reasonable, suitable, or necessary
impressionistic
based on a general feeling of what something is like, rather…
vocabulary final //
ponder
worldly
charlatan
viable
to think about something carefully for a period of time
having a lot of experience of life, therefore not easily shoc…
a fraud, a person who pretends to have a particular knowledge…
1.) that can be done; that will be successful... 2.) capable of…
ponder
to think about something carefully for a period of time
worldly
having a lot of experience of life, therefore not easily shoc…
vocab
worldly-wise
outlay on st
far-fetched
traitorous
having a lot of life experience therefore not easily shocked(…
tiền đầu tư(lay)
very difficult to believe(fetch)
lộ bí mật(trait)
worldly-wise
having a lot of life experience therefore not easily shocked(…
outlay on st
tiền đầu tư(lay)
Daily 15 6/9
attest; attest (to something) attest (…
satiate; satiate somebody/something
shackle; shackle somebody/something Sh…
illicit; illicit drugs
(v) to show or prove that something is true
(v)(formal) to give someone so much of something that they do…
(v) to prevent someone from behaving or speaking as they want
(adj) not allowed by the law
attest; attest (to something) attest (…
(v) to show or prove that something is true
satiate; satiate somebody/something
(v)(formal) to give someone so much of something that they do…
ME Adv U1ADJ Karola
zany
well-spoken-of
thick-skinned
tender
strange or unusual in a funny way
having a good reputation
not easily upset or affected
1) gentle in a way that shows that you care about someone or…
zany
strange or unusual in a funny way
well-spoken-of
having a good reputation
25 terms
English Vocabulary
Adamant adj
begrudge v
beguile v
blanch v
if someone is----about something, they are determined not to…
if you do not ---- someone or something, you don't feel angry…
if something---you, you are charmed and attracted by it. If s…
if you---, you suddenly become very pale. If you say that som…
Adamant adj
if someone is----about something, they are determined not to…
begrudge v
if you do not ---- someone or something, you don't feel angry…
Noumena Book 2 Set 51
the masses (n)
toll (n)
squalid (adj)
hazardous (adj)
the general population
a grievous or ruinous price
very dirty and unpleasant
involving risk or danger
the masses (n)
the general population
toll (n)
a grievous or ruinous price
28 terms
Vocab 22 Related Phrases
a Gordian knot
a foregone conclusion
a pluralistic society
a diversified economy
An extremely complex problem
a result that you can be certain about before it happens
Numerous distinct cultures engage and coexist within one larg…
the diversification of income sources away from domestic econ…
a Gordian knot
An extremely complex problem
a foregone conclusion
a result that you can be certain about before it happens
40 terms
Week 5 and 6 vocab
colloquialism
camaraderie
discredit
novice
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary
mutual trust and friendship among people that spend a lot of…
to harm the good reputation
a person new to or inexperienced in a field or situation
colloquialism
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary
camaraderie
mutual trust and friendship among people that spend a lot of…
Vocabulary Q4!
Dexterity
Clairvoyant
Subterranean
Relegate
Skill and speed in doing something with your hands; skill in…
Someone who says he or she can see what happens in the future.
Beneath the surface of the Earth.
To give someone or something a less important position than b…
Dexterity
Skill and speed in doing something with your hands; skill in…
Clairvoyant
Someone who says he or she can see what happens in the future.
29 terms
English vocab
barbarous
precisely
analytical
becloud
extremely cruel in a way that is shocking
used to emphasize that a particular thing is true or correct
thinking about things in a detailed and intelligent way so th…
to make less visible, obscure, and blur
barbarous
extremely cruel in a way that is shocking
precisely
used to emphasize that a particular thing is true or correct
162 terms
TIME
Charged
Entrench
Daunting ... 12/11
Staggered
Something calls strong feelings and different opinions.often…
To firmly establish something,especially an idea
to make someone feel slightly frightened or worried about the…
Very shocked or surprised
Charged
Something calls strong feelings and different opinions.often…
Entrench
To firmly establish something,especially an idea
40 terms
week 5 and 6 vocab
Colloquialism
Camaraderie
Discredit
Novice
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically... o…
mutual trust and friendship among people who spend a lot... of…
to harm the good reputation of (someone or something)
a person new to or inexperienced in a field or situation
Colloquialism
a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically... o…
Camaraderie
mutual trust and friendship among people who spend a lot... of…
30 terms
Vocab in Use H Intermediate Unit 1-15 Adjectives and Adverbs Part 1
kingly
regal
utter
colloquial
good enough for a king, or typical of a king
typical of a king or queen, suitable for a king or queen, or…
complete - used especially to emphasize that something is ver…
language or words that are this adj are used mainly in inform…
kingly
good enough for a king, or typical of a king
regal
typical of a king or queen, suitable for a king or queen, or…
17 terms
w
wardrobe
wrap up
withdraw
ward
衣櫥,衣櫃,藏衣室... Hang your suit in the wardrobe . 把你的那套衣服掛在衣櫃中。
【美】【口】完成, 結束... The salesman already wrapped up a couple of deal…
VERB... >> 撤走;拿走... If you withdraw something from a place, you rem…
[adj.]... >>(形容詞字尾)表示"向......的"... eg:downward... [adv.]... (副詞字尾)表示"向...…
wardrobe
衣櫥,衣櫃,藏衣室... Hang your suit in the wardrobe . 把你的那套衣服掛在衣櫃中。
wrap up
【美】【口】完成, 結束... The salesman already wrapped up a couple of deal…
Combo with "Vocab week 1, 2, 3" and 2 others
Ponder
Worldly
Charlatan
Viable
To think about something carefully over a period of time
Not being easily shocked because having a lot of expierence i…
A person who pretends to have a particular knowledge or skill…
1) Can be done; can be successful 2) capable of surviving or…
Ponder
To think about something carefully over a period of time
Worldly
Not being easily shocked because having a lot of expierence i…
37 terms
SAT Vocab 10
Proficient
Profound
Promulgate
Prosaic
Adj... Skillful or good at doing ST
Showing deep knowledge or understanding.... Deep in degree
V... To make known to many people... Prim promulgated her pomegran…
Adj... Plain and ordinary ... like prose rather than poetry ... There…
Proficient
Adj... Skillful or good at doing ST
Profound
Showing deep knowledge or understanding.... Deep in degree
50 terms
English vocabulary 1-50
To Appall
Desolate
Mandate
Ornate
(v) to fill with horror shock or dismay
(Adj) lacking any form of life
(N or v) an official order law or commission to do something
(Adj) heavily decorated
To Appall
(v) to fill with horror shock or dismay
Desolate
(Adj) lacking any form of life
36 terms
chapter 11 EAV
awareness NOUN... setning: Environmental…
capacity NOUN... setning: The theatre ha…
conflict NOUN... setning: There was a lo…
deviation NOUN... setning : a deviation f…
knowledge that something exists, or understanding of a situat…
the number of things or people that a container or space can…
disagreement or argument between people, countries or what ev…
a difference from what is usual or expected:
awareness NOUN... setning: Environmental…
knowledge that something exists, or understanding of a situat…
capacity NOUN... setning: The theatre ha…
the number of things or people that a container or space can…
english vocab 1 semester
aesthetic
cur
to deride
inscrutable
adj.... having to do with beauty or art... Reading good literature…
n... dog considered undesirable or worthless... the mangy cur kept…
v... to laugh at with scorn or contempt; to subject to ridicule…
adj... incapable of being analyzed; not easily understood; myste…
aesthetic
adj.... having to do with beauty or art... Reading good literature…
cur
n... dog considered undesirable or worthless... the mangy cur kept…
180 terms
vocabulary final
ponder
worldly
charlatan
viable
to think about something carefully for a period of time
having a lot of experience of life, therefore not easily shoc…
a fraud, a person who pretends to have a particular knowledge…
1.) that can be done; that will be successful... 2.) capable of…
ponder
to think about something carefully for a period of time
worldly
having a lot of experience of life, therefore not easily shoc…
21 terms
Accommodation
Shared house (n)
Studio flat (n)
Flat (n)
Bungalow (n)... /ˈbʌŋɡələʊ/
...
A small flat/apartment
Having a level surface
A house built all on one level, without stairs
Shared house (n)
...
Studio flat (n)
A small flat/apartment
31 terms
nhce b2u5a words e_e
weep
calculator
package
filter
vi. cry
n. [C] a small device for calculating
n. 1. [C] a box of sth. ; 2. [C] a set of things that have be…
vt. pass sth. through a device to remove unwanted elements
weep
vi. cry
calculator
n. [C] a small device for calculating
28 terms
Vocab in Use H Intermediate Unit 31-45 Adjectives & Adverbs Part 2
extravagant
extroverted
gregarious
ill-mannered
1 spending or costing a lot of money, especially more than is…
having a confident character and enjoying the company of othe…
1 friendly and preferring to be with other people SYN sociabl…
not polite and behaving badly in social situations OPP well-m…
extravagant
1 spending or costing a lot of money, especially more than is…
extroverted
having a confident character and enjoying the company of othe…
13 Colour
appealing
sophisticated
bathe
believe
attractive or interesting
having a lot of knowledge and experience of difficult or comp…
Verb von bath
Verb von belief
appealing
attractive or interesting
sophisticated
having a lot of knowledge and experience of difficult or comp…
Vocabulary unit 22 (MP1)
Mercenary... (Base word)
Moot... (Base word)
Morass ... (base word)
Motley... (Base word)
Motivated solely by a desire for material gain.
A. Debatable and therefore unresolved... B. To bring up for disc…
A swamp or bog; a confused or degrading that is difficult to…
A. a kind of multicolored cloth (sometimes is worn by a clown…
Mercenary... (Base word)
Motivated solely by a desire for material gain.
Moot... (Base word)
A. Debatable and therefore unresolved... B. To bring up for disc…
37 terms
Ch. 8 Psych
Cognitive biases
Representativeness heuristic
Availability heuristic
hindsight bias
Default expectations we use to interpret and operate our ever…
Judging probability of event based on past experiences or ste…
Estimate likelihood of occurrence based on how easily it come…
"I knew it all along" ... Our tendency to overestimate how well…
Cognitive biases
Default expectations we use to interpret and operate our ever…
Representativeness heuristic
Judging probability of event based on past experiences or ste…
23 terms
ch.14 vocab
water pollution
point sources
nonpoint sources
wastewater
defined as the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, ocean…
distinct locations such as a particular factory that pumps it…
more diffuse areas such as an entire farming region, a suburb…
water produced by human activities including human sewage fro…
water pollution
defined as the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, ocean…
point sources
distinct locations such as a particular factory that pumps it…
20 terms
APES vocab chapter 14
water pollution
nonpoint sources
wastewater
oxygen-demanding waste
defined as the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, ocean…
more diffuse areas such as an entire farming region, a suburb…
water produced by human activities
organic matter that enters a body of water and feeds the grow…
water pollution
defined as the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, ocean…
nonpoint sources
more diffuse areas such as an entire farming region, a suburb…
31 terms
Straightforward Advanced u3a, b
shortage
well off (for sth)
appall
evolve
a situation in which there is not enough of sth
having a lot of sth
to make sb have strong feelings of shock or of disapproval
to develop gradually or to cause sb or sth to develop gradually
shortage
a situation in which there is not enough of sth
well off (for sth)
having a lot of sth
26 terms
The Most Dangerous Game Vocabulary
amenity
ardent
condone
cosmopolitan
something that makes life easier or more pleaseant
having or showing strong feelings
to forgive or approve something that is wrong
a person who has lived in and knows about many different part…
amenity
something that makes life easier or more pleaseant
ardent
having or showing strong feelings
40 terms
Prof Unit 10
Detract from
Mess up
Naivety
Nothing ventured, nothing gain
to make something seem less good
to spoil or ruin something
the quality of trusting people too much and believing that go…
used to say you cannot achieve anything unless you take risks
Detract from
to make something seem less good
Mess up
to spoil or ruin something
28 terms
Vocab Semester 2
Adroit
Compel
Fortitude
ostracize
Clever and skillful, especially in the way one uses words and…
To force someone to do something; to... make people have a parti…
Courage shown when you are in great pain or experiencing a lo…
To refuse to accept him/her as a member of the group.
Adroit
Clever and skillful, especially in the way one uses words and…
Compel
To force someone to do something; to... make people have a parti…
297 terms
Engels adjectives definitie
educated
intellectual
competent
gifted
having learned a lot at school or university and having a goo…
relating to your ability to think and understand things or co…
able to do something well
having a special ability
educated
having learned a lot at school or university and having a goo…
intellectual
relating to your ability to think and understand things or co…
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