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Wordly wise 3 words
approach
burrow
cease
destructive
to go closer to.
to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
to stop ;to come or bring to an end.
causing harm or damage.
approach
to go closer to.
burrow
to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
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Wordly Wise 12 Words
Affluent
Arbitrary
Artisan
Irksome
Wealthy
Random
Skilled Worker
Annoying
Affluent
Wealthy
Arbitrary
Random
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Wordly Wise 8.5
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
careful; thoughtful
To give a picture of; to describe
audacious
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
confiscate
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
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Wordly Wise 8.1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
(adj.) Brief or short, to the point
(v.) To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputati…
avid
(adj.) Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed; Eag…
brusque
(adj.) abrupt in manner of speech, blunt, with no formalities
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Wordly Wise Words 2
Abrasion
Clad
Corroborate
Cursory
A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... A scrapped or wor…
Clothed or covered
To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
Abrasion
A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... A scrapped or wor…
Clad
Clothed or covered
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Wordly Wise Words 2
adjudicate
adjudicator
centennial
centennial
To hear and decide judicially; to judge.
One who judges
A one-hundredth anniversary or its celebration.
Of or pertaining to a period of one hundred years.
adjudicate
To hear and decide judicially; to judge.
adjudicator
One who judges
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Wordly wise word practice
benevolent
consent
discreet
discretion
wanting to do good; kind
to agree, to allow to happen, to give permission or approval
showing care or wisdom in what one says or does
the ability to handle matters wisely
benevolent
wanting to do good; kind
consent
to agree, to allow to happen, to give permission or approval
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Wordly Wise Set 2
yard
share
shelter
zero
The land around a building.
A part that each person gets of ... a whole.
Anything that covers or ... protects
the number equal to 0 or nothing
yard
The land around a building.
share
A part that each person gets of ... a whole.
Wordly Wise Vocabulary Words
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
tender feeling
request
hold tightly
easily seen
affection
tender feeling
appeal
request
wordly wise words
bewail
detract
extol
flamboyant
mourn
draw away
glorify
flashy
bewail
mourn
detract
draw away
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WOW Words Wordly Wise
Concise
Dehydrate
Anthology
Haunt
Short and to the point
To lack water
A collection of writings or books
To stay in one's mind
Concise
Short and to the point
Dehydrate
To lack water
Wordly Wise Words (WWW)
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
To become weaker; to decrease.
To admit the existence of.
A person who acts or does buisness for another.
The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action.
Abate
To become weaker; to decrease.
Acknowledge
To admit the existence of.
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Wordly Wise 11 Words
Augment
benign
embellish
Exemplify
To increase in size, amount or degree
...
...
...
Augment
To increase in size, amount or degree
benign
...
Wow words for Wordly wise
Pervade
gruesome
modify
tirade
To spread throughout
causing shock or horror
to make less extreme or severe
long angry speech
Pervade
To spread throughout
gruesome
causing shock or horror
Wordly Wise 8 words
Passage
Passage
Passage
Quarry
A part of a written work or piece of music
The act or proses of passing, as through time or from place t…
A way through which to pass
A deep pit where stone is cut out of the ground
Passage
A part of a written work or piece of music
Passage
The act or proses of passing, as through time or from place t…
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Wordly Wise Finals Words
Adept
Facilitate
Fastidious
Precede
adj. Highly skilled; expert
v. To make easier
adj. ... 1. Paying close attention to detail... 2. Difficult to ple…
v. To go or come before in time, rank, or position
Adept
adj. Highly skilled; expert
Facilitate
v. To make easier
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Wordly Wise 8.5
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
careful; thoughtful
To give a picture of; to describe
audacious
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
confiscate
(v.) to seize by authority; to take and keep
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Amass
Articulate
Decimate
Dexterous
To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate
To pronounce distinctly ... To express one's thoughts, feelings,…
To kill or destroy a large portion of a group
Skillful in the use of hands or mind
Amass
To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly ... To express one's thoughts, feelings,…
Wordly Wise words #1
Abhor
Affable
Amiss
Despondent
Verb... To shrink from disgust.
Adj... Pleasant and Approachable.
Adv... In a wrong or imperfect way.
Adj... Depressed from loss of hope or confidence.
Abhor
Verb... To shrink from disgust.
Affable
Adj... Pleasant and Approachable.
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My wordly wise words
illustrious
ensue
inundate
impunity
adj. Very famous; outstanding.
v. to follow; to come as a result of or at a later time.
v.1. To cover, as with water... 2.To load with an excessive amou…
n. Freedom from being punished or harmed
illustrious
adj. Very famous; outstanding.
ensue
v. to follow; to come as a result of or at a later time.
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LA Wordly Wise Words
Adulation
Recompense
Interred
Colloquail
obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise.
make amends to (someone) for loss or harm suffered; compensate.
place (a corpse) in a grave or tomb, typically with funeral r…
used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
Adulation
obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise.
Recompense
make amends to (someone) for loss or harm suffered; compensate.
Wordly Wise Words (WWW)
Abate
Acknowledge
Agent
Authority
To become weaker; to decrease.
To admit the existence of.
A person who acts or does buisness for another.
The right to give orders, make decisions, or take action.
Abate
To become weaker; to decrease.
Acknowledge
To admit the existence of.
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wordly wise important words
Era
Acquired
Consternation
Devious
A certain period in history.
To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
Amazement or fear that makes one feel confused.
Having many twists and turns; winding.
Era
A certain period in history.
Acquired
To gain ownership of something; to get by one's own efforts o…
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Accentuate
Aficionado
Antecedent
Centrifugal
To emphasize or stress
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
A thing or event that precedes another
Moving or tending away from the center
Accentuate
To emphasize or stress
Aficionado
An enthusiastic follower; a supporter or fan
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Wordly Wise Exam Words
Abhor
Abrasion
Amiss
Apprehend
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest.... adj. Disgusting; ca…
n. 1. A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2. A scrap…
adv. In a wrong or imperfect way.... adj. Out of order; wrong.
v. 1. To seize; to arrest.... 2. To grasp the meaning of; to u…
Abhor
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest.... adj. Disgusting; ca…
Abrasion
n. 1. A wearing away or rubbing away by friction.... 2. A scrap…
Wordly Wise Word List
abhor
affable
amiss
despondant
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest adj. Disgusting
adj. Pleasant; approachable;gracious
adv. In a wrong or imperfect way adj. Out of order, wrong
adj. Depressed from loss of hope or confidence
abhor
v. To shrink from in disgust; to detest adj. Disgusting
affable
adj. Pleasant; approachable;gracious
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Wordly wise wow words
inaugurate
grimace
spontaneous
impel
v. to install in office with a formal ceremony, to begin offi…
v. to make a face expressing feelings of pain, disgust , or c…
adj. voluntary and unplanned, occurring or produced without h…
v. to drive or to propel, to urge or drive by force or moral…
inaugurate
v. to install in office with a formal ceremony, to begin offi…
grimace
v. to make a face expressing feelings of pain, disgust , or c…
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Words For wordly wise
accustom
alert
assign
budge
to make familiar
Watchful wide awake,to be ready,warning signal
to select for a position of for what has to be done,to give o…
to move or shift
accustom
to make familiar
alert
Watchful wide awake,to be ready,warning signal
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Vocabulary Words for Wordly Wise
abandon
adversary
baffle
blunder
1. to give up by leaving in time of danger.... 2. To lose or giv…
An enemy or opponent
To confuse; to prevent from understanding
1. A stupid or careless mistake.... 2. To make such a mistake.... 3…
abandon
1. to give up by leaving in time of danger.... 2. To lose or giv…
adversary
An enemy or opponent
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Wordly Wise Words
Avid
Brusque
concise
demean
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj) Abrupt in manner or speech
Short and to the point
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
Avid
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
Brusque
(adj) Abrupt in manner or speech
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Wordly wise 3 words
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
A person from whom one is descended.
A flesh-eating animal.
To understand.
The time during which something lasts or continues.
ancestor
A person from whom one is descended.
carnivore
A flesh-eating animal.
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Difficult Wordly Wise Words
Reticent
Dismantle
Affluent
Prolific
adj. Inclined to keep one's thoughts and feelings to oneself;…
Wordv. To take apart
adj. Generously supplies with money or possessions; wealthy
adj. Abundantly productive
Reticent
adj. Inclined to keep one's thoughts and feelings to oneself;…
Dismantle
Wordv. To take apart
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100 Wordly Wise Words
Abate
Evict
Devastate
Sham
v. To become weaker; to decrease.
v. To force out of property by taking legal action.
v. To ruin or destroy completely.
n. Something fake or false.... adj. Not genuine; fake.... v. To pre…
Abate
v. To become weaker; to decrease.
Evict
v. To force out of property by taking legal action.
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wordly wise words 2
aroma
beverage
bland
brittle
a smell or odor,especailly a pleasent one
a liquid used as a drink
lacking a strong flavor,not irritating or disturbing
easily broken not flexible
aroma
a smell or odor,especailly a pleasent one
beverage
a liquid used as a drink
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Wordly Wise Words 2
astute
authentic
delicacy
derogatory
wise in a clever or practical way
genuine; true
a choice item of food
expressing a low opinion; intended to hurt the reputation of…
astute
wise in a clever or practical way
authentic
genuine; true
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Wordly Wise 6 words
Apropos
Ascendancy
Assess
Aver
fitting the occasion; suitable or apt.
controlling influence; domination
to analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of.
to declare positively; to state as the truth
Apropos
fitting the occasion; suitable or apt.
Ascendancy
controlling influence; domination
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Belated
Caliber
Chagrin
Contravene
Done too late; having been delayed beyond the usual time
Degree of importance or excellence ... The diameter of a bullet…
A feeling of embarrassment or annoyance caused by having fail…
To act against or be counter too
Belated
Done too late; having been delayed beyond the usual time
Caliber
Degree of importance or excellence ... The diameter of a bullet…
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Wordly Wise words lesso
accurate
approximate
course
depart
able to give correct reading or measurement. 2- without mista…
not exact but close enough to be reasonably correct
the path over which something moves. 2- a way of acting or be…
to leave to go away from a place. departure - the act of leav…
accurate
able to give correct reading or measurement. 2- without mista…
approximate
not exact but close enough to be reasonably correct
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100 Wordly Wise Words
Abate
Evict
Devastate
Sham
v. To become weaker; to decrease.
v. To force out of property by taking legal action.
v. To ruin or destroy completely.
n. Something fake or false.... adj. Not genuine; fake.... v. To pre…
Abate
v. To become weaker; to decrease.
Evict
v. To force out of property by taking legal action.
IRLA Wordly Wise Words
abrasion
clad
corroborate
cursory
wearing away or rubbing by friction
clothed or covered
to provide more evidence to make more certain; confirm
done in a hurry or with little attention to detail
abrasion
wearing away or rubbing by friction
clad
clothed or covered
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Wordly Wise 8 Words
adept
audible
azure
banter
highly skilled; expert
capable of being heard
the blue color of a cloudless sky
to exchange playful teasing remarks
adept
highly skilled; expert
audible
capable of being heard
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Wordly Wise Finals Words
Adept
Facilitate
Fastidious
Precede
adj. Highly skilled; expert
v. To make easier
adj. ... 1. Paying close attention to detail... 2. Difficult to ple…
v. To go or come before in time, rank, or position
Adept
adj. Highly skilled; expert
Facilitate
v. To make easier
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wordly wise words 6
apparel
appreciate
continuous
dissolve
The things that are worn by a person, clothing
To see the worth or quality of... To increase in value
Going on without stopping
To make or become liquid... To bring or to come to an end
apparel
The things that are worn by a person, clothing
appreciate
To see the worth or quality of... To increase in value
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Wordly Wise 7.4
acquire
antagonize
competent
comprise
To gain possession of
to act hostile towards; provoke
having the ability to do what is needed
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of
acquire
To gain possession of
antagonize
to act hostile towards; provoke
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Wordly Wise 10 Words
Anticipate
Bankrupt
Brief
Brisk
1. To look forward to: expect.... 2. To be aware of and to provi…
1. Unable to pay one debts and freed by law from doing so.... 2.…
Short; not long-lasting.... To give a short explanation or set o…
1. Quick; active... 2. Stimulating; refreshing
Anticipate
1. To look forward to: expect.... 2. To be aware of and to provi…
Bankrupt
1. Unable to pay one debts and freed by law from doing so.... 2.…
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Wordly Wise exam words
piqued
enlighten
capricious
recede
to arouse/ excite, a feeling of resentment caused by being ig…
to inform/ instruct
likely to change quickly for no obvious reason
to move back/ drop to a lower level, become fainter
piqued
to arouse/ excite, a feeling of resentment caused by being ig…
enlighten
to inform/ instruct
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Wordly Wise 10 words
anticipate
bankrupt
brief
budget
to look forward to; to expect or to be aware of and to provid…
unable to pay one's debts and freed by law from doing so and…
short;not long-lasting and to give a short explanation or set…
a plan for spending money during a certain period or to plan…
anticipate
to look forward to; to expect or to be aware of and to provid…
bankrupt
unable to pay one's debts and freed by law from doing so and…
50 terms
Wordly Wise Exam Words
visage
vagabond
flamboyant
emancipate
1. A face especially one that expresses feelings.
1. A person who wanders from place to place.
1. Excessively showy; unrestrained.
1. To set free from slavery; to liberate.
visage
1. A face especially one that expresses feelings.
vagabond
1. A person who wanders from place to place.
Wordly Wise 3000 Words
colony
compensate
deposit
fascinate
a group of people of one nationality or ethnic group living i…
make up for (something unwelcome or unpleasant) by exerting a…
a sum of money placed or kept in a bank account, usually to g…
draw irresistibly the attention and interest of (someone).
colony
a group of people of one nationality or ethnic group living i…
compensate
make up for (something unwelcome or unpleasant) by exerting a…
Wordly Wise 7 words
brawl
casual
constant
excel
n. A rough, noisy fight.... v. To fight noisily.
1. Not planned... 2. Not regular; occasional.... 3. Suitable for…
1. Not changing... 2. Loyal; faithful.... 3. Without a pause; une…
To do well; to be better or greater than others.
brawl
n. A rough, noisy fight.... v. To fight noisily.
casual
1. Not planned... 2. Not regular; occasional.... 3. Suitable for…
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