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Vocabulary Workshop New Edition sadler-oxford Unit 6 words
anonymous (a non' y mous)
browse (browse)
dupe (dupe)
dynamic (d nam' ic)
(adj.) unnamed, without the name of the person involved; unkn…
(v.) to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop S: Sk…
(n.) a person easily tricked or deceived; (v.) to deceive S:…
(adj) active, energetic, forceful S: Vigorous, High-Powered A…
anonymous (a non' y mous)
(adj.) unnamed, without the name of the person involved; unkn…
browse (browse)
(v.) to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop S: Sk…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion o…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 5
aficionado
browbeat
commensurate
diaphanous
n) devotee, enthusiast, usually expert follower or fan
v) coerce; to intimidate be a stern or overbearing manner; to…
adj) proportionate, corresponding; equal in size, extent, dur…
adj) very sheer and light; translucent & gossamer
aficionado
n) devotee, enthusiast, usually expert follower or fan
browbeat
v) coerce; to intimidate be a stern or overbearing manner; to…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 15
adumbrate
apotheosis
ascetic
bauble
v) to outline or sketch broadly; to foreshadow or prefigure;…
n) the elevation of a person to divine rank or status; the gl…
adj) practicing strict self-denial for the sake of personal o…
n) small, showy ornament of little value or use. knickknack,…
adumbrate
v) to outline or sketch broadly; to foreshadow or prefigure;…
apotheosis
n) the elevation of a person to divine rank or status; the gl…
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sadler oxford lv16 vocab workshop
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace ( unoriginal, overused, cliched)
to work on excessively; to trash soundly
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
arrogate
to claim or take without right
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 13
accolade
acerbity
attrition
bromide
n) praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting. accl…
n) sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of…
n) the process of wearing down by friction or gradual impairm…
n) a trite or commonplace remark; a tiresome or boring person…
accolade
n) praise or approval; a ceremonial embrace or greeting. accl…
acerbity
n) sourness or bitterness of taste; harshness or severity of…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 7
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
n) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set a…
adj) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone o…
v) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to t…
n) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion.…
abeyance
n) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set a…
ambivalent
adj) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone o…
Sadler oxford vocabulary words
interloper (n.)
intrinsic (adj.)
lassitude (n.)
permeate (v.)
one who moves in where he or she is not wanted or has no righ…
belonging to someone or something by its very nature, essenti…
weariness of body or mind, lack of energy
to spread through, penetrate, soak through
interloper (n.)
one who moves in where he or she is not wanted or has no righ…
intrinsic (adj.)
belonging to someone or something by its very nature, essenti…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 9
beatitude
bete noire
bode
dank
n) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing. b…
n) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads,…
v) to be an omen of; to indicate by signs. presage, augur, fo…
adj) unpleasantly damp or wet. clammy, moist, soggy. [dry, pa…
beatitude
n) a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing. b…
bete noire
n) someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads,…
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Sadler Oxford words
Adulterate
ambidexterous
augment
bereft
Verb. 4to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
adj. Able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
verb. to make larger, increase
adj. Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
Verb. 4to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
ambidexterous
adj. Able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Units 1-10
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
a rich mass of ore in a mine, something very valuable, profit…
laking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; diffi…
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong and…
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine, something very valuable, profit…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G 13
abstruse
affront
canard
captious
extremely difficult to understand
an open or intentional insult
a false rumor
excessively ready to find fault
abstruse
extremely difficult to understand
affront
an open or intentional insult
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 1-3
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
associate, addition, accessory
ringleader, initiator, barometer
whine, wail, screech
fanciful, visionary, quixotic, pie-in-the-sky
adjunct
associate, addition, accessory
bellwether
ringleader, initiator, barometer
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 13
antipathy
applicable
asset
beset
a strong dislike, hostile feeling
capable of being applied; relevant, suitable
something of value; a resource; an advantage
to attack from all sides; to surround
antipathy
a strong dislike, hostile feeling
applicable
capable of being applied; relevant, suitable
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 2
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use, at hand
to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
usual, expected, routine
to persuade not to do something
available
ready for use, at hand
cater
to satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 4-6
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
(adj.) closely related in origin, essential nature, or functi…
(n.) a proposition that follows from one already proven; a na…
affinity
(n.) a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a…
bilious
(adj.) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 5
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
more than enough, large, spacious
a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual sight
to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
aghast
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
more than enough, large, spacious
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 16 <Kenny Cho>
Assume
Cram
Endanger
Fare
To Take something for granted, to accept
To pack
To risk
The cost of travel on public transportation, price
Assume
To Take something for granted, to accept
Cram
To pack
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Unit 2 ELA Sadler Oxford vocabulary workshop
Antics
Avowed
Banter
Bontifuil
Rediculous or unpredictable actions
Declare openly with out sham
To exchange playfull remarks, tease
Giving freely generously plentiful remarks in abundance
Antics
Rediculous or unpredictable actions
Avowed
Declare openly with out sham
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
v to make larger, increase... enlarge, supplement, amplify... decr…
adj part deprived of; made unhappy through a loss... bereaved... r…
adulterate
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
ambidextrous
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
v to make larger, increase... enlarge, supplement, amplify... decr…
adj part deprived of; made unhappy through a loss... bereaved... r…
adulterate
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
ambidextrous
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
v to make larger, increase... enlarge, supplement, amplify... decr…
adj part deprived of; made unhappy through a loss... bereaved... r…
adulterate
v to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of less…
ambidextrous
adj able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; decei…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 7
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
(adjective) faulty, imperfect, not as it should be; (adverb)…
(noun) a noisy quarrel or fight; (verb) to quarrel or fight n…
(verb) to hate, dislike very much, loathe
(adjective) native to a country, not foreign; relating to the…
amiss
(adjective) faulty, imperfect, not as it should be; (adverb)…
brawl
(noun) a noisy quarrel or fight; (verb) to quarrel or fight n…
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Sadler-Oxford: Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 8
abut
attire
avail
crony
(v.) to join at one end or to be next to; to support, prop up
(n.) clothes, apparel, garb; (v.) to dress, adorn, or bedeck
(v.) to be of use or benefit to; to make use of; to take adva…
(n.) a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy
abut
(v.) to join at one end or to be next to; to support, prop up
attire
(n.) clothes, apparel, garb; (v.) to dress, adorn, or bedeck
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level C - Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a wise saying
something very valuable
lack of good manners
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
adage
a wise saying
bonanza
something very valuable
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 3
allot
amass
audacious
comply
v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
(v.) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
v.) to yield to a request or command
allot
v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
amass
(v.) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level F, Unit 7
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse... SYNONYMS: corpse-l…
(v.) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish)…
austere
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
beneficent
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 5
anecdote
consolidate
counterfeit
docile
(noun) a short account of an incident in someone's life
(verb) to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
(noun) an imitation designed to deceive; (adjective) not genu…
(adjective) easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
anecdote
(noun) a short account of an incident in someone's life
consolidate
(verb) to combine, unite; to make solid or firm
Sadler-Oxford Vocab Workshop 7-12
Adieu
Advent
Apex
Assimilate
"Farewell"
An arrival
The highest point
To absorb fully
Adieu
"Farewell"
Advent
An arrival
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level A unit 7
authorize
culprit
dawdle
dissect
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
(v.) to waste time; to be idle; to spend more time in doing s…
(v.) to cut apart in preparation for scientific study; to ana…
authorize
(v.) to approve or permit; to give power or authority to
culprit
(n.) a person who has committed a crime or is guilty of some…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lapse…
for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect to th…
the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, or r…
grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion of…
aberration
a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lapse…
ad hoc
for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect to th…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj.) associated, connected
(v.) to find out
(n.) An accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj.) associated, connected
ascertain
(v.) to find out
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SADLER-OXFORD Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level A Unit 5
Acute
Bluster
Bungle
Commentary
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
To act or work clumsily and awkwardly; to ruin something thro…
A series of notes clarifying or explaining something; an expr…
Acute
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
Bluster
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally; intrusion o…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 8
abnormal
capsize
catastrophe
decrease
(adjective) not usual, not typical, strange
(verb) to turn bottom side up, upset
(noun) a large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
(verb) to become or make less; (noun) a lessening
abnormal
(adjective) not usual, not typical, strange
capsize
(verb) to turn bottom side up, upset
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Units 1-6
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
a proverb, wise saying
something very valuable
lacking politeness or good manners
a fortress that overlooks the city, any strong and commanding…
adage
a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
something very valuable
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level H 8
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
n) the source or cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, o…
n)grossly insincere or exaggerated sentimentally (mush, schma…
aberration
n) a departure from what is proper, right and expected; a lap…
ad hoc
adj) for this special purpose, improvised; adv) with respect…
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Able to use both hands equally well, very skillful, deceitful…
To make larger, increase
Deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Ambidextrous
Able to use both hands equally well, very skillful, deceitful…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 2
adroit
amicable
averse
belligerent
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.…
adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 11
allude
clairvoyant
conclusive
disreputable
to refer to casually or indirectly ((to suggjest)
( insightful) supernaturally perceptive; one who possesses ex…
(desisive) serving to settle an issue; final
(disgraceful) not respectable, not esteemed
allude
to refer to casually or indirectly ((to suggjest)
clairvoyant
( insightful) supernaturally perceptive; one who possesses ex…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 12
abjure
acrid
august
callous
to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure
to renounce, repudiate under oath; to avoid, shun
acrid
harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 4
Affiliated
Ascertain
Attainment
Bequeath
Associated, connected
To find out
An accomplishment, the act of achieving
To give or pass on as an inheritance
Affiliated
Associated, connected
Ascertain
To find out
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Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 5
Altruistic
Assent
Benefactor
Chivalrous
Unselfish, concerned wit the welfare of others
To express agreement
One who does good to others
Marked by honor, courtesy, and courage
Altruistic
Unselfish, concerned wit the welfare of others
Assent
To express agreement
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Sadler-Oxford: Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 8
abut
attire
avail
crony
(v.) to join at one end or to be next to; to support, prop up
(n.) clothes, apparel, garb; ... (v.) to dress, adorn, or bedeck
(v.) to be of use or benefit to; to make use of; to take adva…
(n.) a very close friend, pal, chum, buddy
abut
(v.) to join at one end or to be next to; to support, prop up
attire
(n.) clothes, apparel, garb; ... (v.) to dress, adorn, or bedeck
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 4
Abscond
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
to run off and hide
approach or admittance to places; to get or obtain
lack of government law, confusion
hard to do, requiring much effort
Abscond
to run off and hide
Access
approach or admittance to places; to get or obtain
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level A units 7-9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
(n.) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes…
(n.) good judgment; care in speech and action; freedom to jud…
avenge
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
cede
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
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Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level C Unit 3
allot
audacious
comply
incapacitate
v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
v.) to yield to a request or command
(v.) to deprive of strength or ability; to make legally ineli…
allot
v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
audacious
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 10
acquiesce
allure
askew
blithe
v., to accept without protest; to agree or submit
v., to entice, tempt; to be attractive to; n., a strong attra…
adj., adv., twited to one side, crooked; dissaprovingly
adj., cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned
acquiesce
v., to accept without protest; to agree or submit
allure
v., to entice, tempt; to be attractive to; n., a strong attra…
Sadler Oxford Vocabulary Workshop: Level C Unit 5
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
(adj.) more than enough, large, spacious
(n.) a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual app…
(v.) to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put fo…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
(adj.) more than enough, large, spacious
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