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10 terms
3000 #1
worldly
demean
procrastinate
turncoat
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
(behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other…
(v.) to delay, put off until later
(n.) a person who switches to an opposing side or party
worldly
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
demean
(behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other…
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
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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
13 terms
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
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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
21 terms
gatsby 1
countenance
bureau
worldly
cosmopolitan
apperance, esp. the look or expression of the face
a chest of drawers
having a lot of experience of life and therefore not easily s…
Belonging to the entire world, at home globally; free from lo…
countenance
apperance, esp. the look or expression of the face
bureau
a chest of drawers
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
...
9 terms
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
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
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…
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
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
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…
63 terms
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
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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…
30 terms
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
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…
15 terms
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…
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…
12 terms
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)
35 terms
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…
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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…
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
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…
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
89 terms
Mathews Vocabulary Words
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…
Person who pretends to have a particular knowledge/skill.
Can be done and will be successful.
Ponder
To think about something carefully for a period of time.
Worldly
Having a lot of experience of life, therefore not easily shoc…
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…
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
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…
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
90 terms
Vocab
ponder
worldly
charlatan
Viable
to think about something carefully
having a lot of experience, therefore not easily shocked (thi…
A person who pretends to have particular knowledge or skill
1) can be done; will be successful... 2) capable of developing/s…
ponder
to think about something carefully
worldly
having a lot of experience, therefore not easily shocked (thi…
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…
28 terms
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.
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…
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…
Vocab week 1, 2, 3
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…
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
41 terms
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…
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
27 terms
0DoC CT Q51-60
ideological
constrain
piously
quixotic
based on strong beliefs or ideas, esp political or economic i…
to control, restrict, or arrest (hold back, inhibit, keep bac…
(pious) having strong religious beliefs, and showing this in…
not compatible with reality (idealistic, romantic, starry-eye…
ideological
based on strong beliefs or ideas, esp political or economic i…
constrain
to control, restrict, or arrest (hold back, inhibit, keep bac…
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…
20 terms
Personality adjectives
Hard-working
Fun
Patient
Serious
Working with a lot of effort... He is a __________ student, and…
Spending time with this person is amusing and enjoyable... She…
The ability to wait, or put up with a difficult situation, or…
Someone who is quiet, thoughtful, and doesn't laugh often.... I…
Hard-working
Working with a lot of effort... He is a __________ student, and…
Fun
Spending time with this person is amusing and enjoyable... She…
149 terms
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…
102 terms
dour - inculcate
dour
doyenne
droll
ebullient
serious, unfriendly
a woman who has a lot of experience in or knowledge of someth…
having an odd and amusing quality
lively and enthusiastic
dour
serious, unfriendly
doyenne
a woman who has a lot of experience in or knowledge of someth…
28 terms
SOB VOCABULARY
Frantic
Warily
Reluctant... Reluctantly
Improvise
Adjective ... Wild with excitment... I am frantic about my birthda…
Adverb... Suspenseful ... I warily open the basement door being af…
Adjective ... Unwilling... The team was reluctant to admit their l…
Adjective... To preform without preparation... The actors didn't p…
Frantic
Adjective ... Wild with excitment... I am frantic about my birthda…
Warily
Adverb... Suspenseful ... I warily open the basement door being af…
25 terms
APES Chapter 14 Vocab
Water pollution
Point sources
Nonpoint sources
Waste water
the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, oceans, or groun…
distinct locations such as a particular factory that pumps it…
diffuse areas such as an entire farming region, a suburban co…
the water produced by human activities including bathing and…
Water pollution
the contamination of streams, rivers, lakes, oceans, or groun…
Point sources
distinct locations such as a particular factory that pumps it…
94 terms
Voca 1
Freckle
Assertive
Aggressive
Receding
a small brown spot on your skin
behaving in a confident way in which you are quick to express…
Behaving in an angry or rude way that shows you want to fight…
if your hair is receding, less and less of it is growing at t…
Freckle
a small brown spot on your skin
Assertive
behaving in a confident way in which you are quick to express…
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…
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