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15 terms
Wordly Wise 8.3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
collection of literary works
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
anonymous
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
anthology
collection of literary works
13 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
the land beside the sea
to move without power or effort
ambition
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 8.3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
collection of literary works
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
anonymous
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
anthology
collection of literary works
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
n. a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of anim…
n. a flesh-eating animal... adj. flesh-eating
v. to understand... n. the act of understanding; the ability to…
n. the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
n. a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of anim…
carnivore
n. a flesh-eating animal... adj. flesh-eating
30 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
ancestor
carnivore
carnivorous
a person from whom one is descended
an early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
a flesh-eating animal
flesh-eating
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended
ancestor
an early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 7.3
admonish
aghast
annihilate
benefactor
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
(v.) to destroy completely
(n.) a person who does good to others; helps by giving money
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
15 terms
Wordly Wise 7.3
admonish
aghast
annihilate
benefactor
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
(v.) to destroy completely
(n.) a person who does good to others; helps by giving money
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
15 terms
Wordly Wise Terms 3
Atrophy
Efficacy
Emolument
Icon
To waste away or fail to develop
The power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
Salary or fees for work done; compensation
1. A religious painting, especially one revered by the Easter…
Atrophy
To waste away or fail to develop
Efficacy
The power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of animal f…
a flesh-eating animal
to understand
the time during which something lasts or continues
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended... an early kind of animal f…
carnivore
a flesh-eating animal
14 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
n. a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
n. a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers…
n. The land beside the sea.
v. To move without power or effort
ambition
n. a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
n. a public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 7.3
admonish
aghast
annihilate
benefactor
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
(v.) to destroy completely
(n.) a person who does good to others; helps by giving money
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
15 terms
wordly wise list #3
approach
burrow
cease
destructive
to get closer to
to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something
to stop, bring to an end
causing harm or damage
approach
to get closer to
burrow
to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3, Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
n. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
v. To look at closely.
adj. Causing death.
1. An important or special part of something.... 2.Any part of t…
cylinder
n. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
examine
v. To look at closely.
13 terms
Wordly Wise 3
Artificial
Avenge
Cherish
Flatter
1. insincere... 2. made by humans
to pay back someone for offenses
1. to keep firmly in mind... 2. to love sincerely
1. Improve the looks of... 2. to praise insincerely
Artificial
1. insincere... 2. made by humans
Avenge
to pay back someone for offenses
15 terms
Wordly Wise 8.3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
collection of literary works
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
anonymous
adj. having an unknown or unacknowledged name
anthology
collection of literary works
16 terms
Wordly Wise 4.3
approach
burrow
cease
destructive
(v) to come close... (n) a way that leads to a place
(V)To dig deeply; search... (N) A hole or tunnel dug in the grou…
come to an end or bring to an end
causing harm or extreme damage.
approach
(v) to come close... (n) a way that leads to a place
burrow
(V)To dig deeply; search... (N) A hole or tunnel dug in the grou…
24 terms
Wordly Wise 3
abundant
abundance
arid
1. distinct
More than enough; plentiful.
A great amount.
Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
Not the same; different or separate.
abundant
More than enough; plentiful.
abundance
A great amount.
15 terms
Wordly Wise List 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry
adj. 1. Not the same; different or separate.... 2. Unmistakable;…
v. 1. To feed on growing grass.... 2. To touch lightly in passing.
abundant
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
arid
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry
15 terms
Wordly Wise 3
Abundant
Arid
District
Graze
more than enough; plentiful
having little or no rainfall; very dry
not the same; different or separate
to feed on growing grass or to touch lightly in passing
Abundant
more than enough; plentiful
Arid
having little or no rainfall; very dry
30 terms
Wordly Wise 10.3
acrimony
affinity
ambivalent
cessation
Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner or speech; hostility
Attraction for someone or something with which one feels a cl…
Having mixed,... Often opposing, feeling about something or some…
a stopping, either final or temporary
acrimony
Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner or speech; hostility
affinity
Attraction for someone or something with which one feels a cl…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 10
cable
cable
cathederal
convey
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together
a bundle of wires covered by rubber or plastic along which an…
a large and important church
to carry or move from one place to another
cable
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together
cable
a bundle of wires covered by rubber or plastic along which an…
15 terms
Wordly Wise 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
1. (adj) more than enough; plentiful; a great amount... abundan…
1. (adj) Having little or no rainfall; very dry
1. (adj) not the same; different or separate... 2. (adj) unmista…
1. (v) to feed on growing grass... 2. (v) to touch lightly in pa…
abundant
1. (adj) more than enough; plentiful; a great amount... abundan…
arid
1. (adj) Having little or no rainfall; very dry
15 terms
Wordly Wise Ln 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
A person from whom one is descended
A flesh eating animal
to understand
The time which something lasts or continues
ancestor
A person from whom one is descended
carnivore
A flesh eating animal
14 terms
Wordly Wise 2, Lesson 3
antenna
antenna
balance
balance
n. one of the two long, thin feelers on the head of many inse…
n. a metal rod or wire used to send and receive radio and tel…
n. a state of being firm and steady
v. to stay in a steady position without falling
antenna
n. one of the two long, thin feelers on the head of many inse…
antenna
n. a metal rod or wire used to send and receive radio and tel…
16 terms
Wordly Wise 9-3 Terms
allude
consecrate
disseminate
dote
v. to refer to in an indirect way (used with to)
v. to set apart as holy... 2. to dedicate to a cause; to devote
v. to scatter and spread widely
v. to show excessive fondness for (used with on or upon)
allude
v. to refer to in an indirect way (used with to)
consecrate
v. to set apart as holy... 2. to dedicate to a cause; to devote
17 terms
Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 4
average
average
border
border
the usual amount or kind of something
not special or ordinary
a dividing line between two states or countries
the edge of something
average
the usual amount or kind of something
average
not special or ordinary
28 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
approach
approach
approach
burrow
To go closer to.
A coming closer.
A road or way that leads to a place.
To dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
approach
To go closer to.
approach
A coming closer.
14 terms
Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 11
diagram
frustrate
frustrating
graduate
a plan or drawing that shows how something works or how diffe…
to keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal
causing one to be upset or discouraged
a person who has finished a course of study
diagram
a plan or drawing that shows how something works or how diffe…
frustrate
to keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal
20 terms
Wordly Wise Week 3
abundant (adjective)
abundance ( noun)
arid (adj)
distinct (adj)
More than enough; plentiful ... If good weather continues, farme…
A great amount... Natural gas supplies an abundance of power to…
Having little or no rainfall; very dry ... Much of North Africa…
Not the same; different or separate ... Apples come in over two…
abundant (adjective)
More than enough; plentiful ... If good weather continues, farme…
abundance ( noun)
A great amount... Natural gas supplies an abundance of power to…
10 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
current
A strong desire to achieve something
A public sale in which property or items of merchandise are s…
The land beside the sea. (n)... To move without power or effort.…
A flow of air, water, or electricity. (n)... Of the present time…
ambition
A strong desire to achieve something
auction
A public sale in which property or items of merchandise are s…
30 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor (n.)
ancestor (n.)
carnivore (n.)
carnivorous (adj.)
A person from whom one is descended.
An early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
A flesh-eating animal.
Flesh-eating.
ancestor (n.)
A person from whom one is descended.
ancestor (n.)
An early kind of animal from which later ones have developed;…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
having an unknown or unacknowledged name
(n.) a selected collection of writings, songs, etc. (The new…
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
A person's general or natural mood; tendency
anonymous
having an unknown or unacknowledged name
anthology
(n.) a selected collection of writings, songs, etc. (The new…
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3000 3.1
Cylinder
Examine
Fatal
Feature
n. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
v. To look at closely.
Adj. causing death
1. n. An important or special part of something 2. any part o…
Cylinder
n. An object in the shape of a tube or pipe.
Examine
v. To look at closely.
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3, Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
current
n. A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
n. A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers…
n. The land beside the sea.... v. To move without power or effort.
n. A flow of air, water, or electricity.... adj. Of the present…
ambition
n. A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
auction
n. A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers…
14 terms
Wordly Wise lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
coast
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
a public sale where items are sold to the highest bidder
land by the sea
to move with little effort
ambition
a strong wish to be good at something or to have something
auction
a public sale where items are sold to the highest bidder
17 terms
Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 7
act
act
act
act
something that is done
a show that is put on
to play a part in a play, a movie, or tv
to do something
act
something that is done
act
a show that is put on
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Wordly Wise Lesson 3
Frail
Novel
Volunteer
current
weak
a long made up story
to do something without pay
up to date, happening now
Frail
weak
Novel
a long made up story
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Lesson 2
attractive
crew
dangle
drift
pleasing
team
hang
deposit
attractive
pleasing
crew
team
10 terms
Wordly Wise Book 3 Lesson 10
cable
cathedral
convey
device
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together.…
a large and important church.
to carry or move from one place to another. to make an idea o…
something made or invented for a particular use.
cable
a thick steel rope made of strands of wire twisted together.…
cathedral
a large and important church.
30 terms
Wordly Wise 8 - 3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
conjecture
adj. of an unknown source or unrevealed name
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. a conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence
v. to form an opinion while lacking sufficient evidence
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrevealed name
anthology
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
5 terms
Wordly Wise Set 3
accident
alarm
acrobat
bounce
anything that happens ... in an unplanned way
a signal, such as a bell or buzzer, ... that warns people or tel…
a person who does tricks ... that take great strength and good c…
to spring back after hitting ... something.
accident
anything that happens ... in an unplanned way
alarm
a signal, such as a bell or buzzer, ... that warns people or tel…
15 terms
Wordly Wise - Lesson 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
more than enough; plentiful
having little or no rainfall; very dry
not the same; different or separate
to feed on growing grass
abundant
more than enough; plentiful
arid
having little or no rainfall; very dry
30 terms
Wordly Wise 9.3
callow
contemporary
cynical
despot
inexperienced
existing or occurring at the same time.
skeptical
A ruler with absolute power
callow
inexperienced
contemporary
existing or occurring at the same time.
15 terms
Wordly Wise 6, Lesson 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
adj. 1. Not the same; different or separate.... 2. Unmistakable;…
v. 1. To feed on growing grass.... 2. To touch lightly in passing.
abundant
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
arid
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
17 terms
Wordly Wise Book 4 List 3
aperture
awning
baffle
descend
An opening or hole
a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain…
be a mystery or bewildering to, a flat plate that controls or…
move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way, do…
aperture
An opening or hole
awning
a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain…
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
abundant
arid
graze
hectic
adj. More than enough; plentiful... n. abundance- a great amount…
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.... Synonyms: dry,…
v. 1. To feed on growing grass.... 2. To touch lightly in passi…
adj. Full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion... Synonyms…
abundant
adj. More than enough; plentiful... n. abundance- a great amount…
arid
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.... Synonyms: dry,…
16 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
carnivorous
comprehend
a person from whom one is descended; an early kind of animal
a flesh eating animal
meat-eating
understand
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended; an early kind of animal
carnivore
a flesh eating animal
14 terms
Wordly Wise 3: Lesson 1
cylinder (n.)
examine (v.)
fatal (adj.)
feature (n.)
an object in the shape of a tube or pipe - solid or hollow
to look closely at
causing death
an important or special part of something
cylinder (n.)
an object in the shape of a tube or pipe - solid or hollow
examine (v.)
to look closely at
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3 Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
barrel
analyze
deadly
characteristic
cylinder
barrel
examine
analyze
15 terms
Wordly Wise Lesson 3
abundant
arid
distinct
graze
1. More than enough; plentiful (adj)... 2. Abundance: a great am…
1. Having little or no rainfall; very dry. (adj)
1. Not the same; different or separate. (adj)... 2. Unmistakable…
1. To feed on growing grass. (verb)... 2. To touch lightly in pa…
abundant
1. More than enough; plentiful (adj)... 2. Abundance: a great am…
arid
1. Having little or no rainfall; very dry. (adj)
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