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Vocabulary 13
brilliant
chorus
coward
gleamed
full of light, sparkling
singers or speakers who perform as a group
person who lacks courage or is easily made afraid
a flash or beam of light
brilliant
full of light, sparkling
chorus
singers or speakers who perform as a group
Vocabulary 13
Clue
Voice
Silent
Antonym
Something that helps to solve a problem or mystery
The sound that comes from your mouth when you speak or sing
Not speaking or making noise
A word that has the opposite meaning of another word
Clue
Something that helps to solve a problem or mystery
Voice
The sound that comes from your mouth when you speak or sing
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
Amenable
Anomalous
Austere
Castigate
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
(v.) to punish severely; to criticize severely
Amenable
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, subm…
Anomalous
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
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Vocabulary 13
indifferent
anxiously
adaptable
apologetic
having or showing no interest or attention; not inclined to p…
uneasily because of fear; troubled; worriedly
easily changed or changing easily to fit different conditions…
making an apology; expressing regret or offering an excuse
indifferent
having or showing no interest or attention; not inclined to p…
anxiously
uneasily because of fear; troubled; worriedly
Vocabulary 13
Ambiance
Confiscate
Elusive
Judicious
Mood produced by an atmosphere
Officially seize
Subtle, tricky, evasive
Wise, prudent, sensible
Ambiance
Mood produced by an atmosphere
Confiscate
Officially seize
Vocabulary 13
amiss
brawl
detest
domestic
(adj) faulty, imperfect, not as it should be ... (adv) in a mist…
(n) a noisy quarrel or fight ... (v) to quarrel or fight noisily
(v) to hate, dislike very much, loathe
(adj) native to a country, not foreign; relating to the life…
amiss
(adj) faulty, imperfect, not as it should be ... (adv) in a mist…
brawl
(n) a noisy quarrel or fight ... (v) to quarrel or fight noisily
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Vocabulary 13
course
exhibit
guardian
identical
a line or route along which something travels: class
something shown to the public
one who protects
exactly alike
course
a line or route along which something travels: class
exhibit
something shown to the public
20 terms
Vocabulary 13
Delegate
Development
Dictate
Disclose
To appoint or be elected to represent others.
All of the changes that take place during the life of an orga…
To say or read aloud something to be written down by a person…
To reveal; make known.
Delegate
To appoint or be elected to represent others.
Development
All of the changes that take place during the life of an orga…
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
Adversary
Mandatory
Tattered
Emaciated
Someone who offers opposition.
Required by rule.
Worn to shreads: Wearing torn or ragged clothing.
Very thin from hunger,diease,or cold.
Adversary
Someone who offers opposition.
Mandatory
Required by rule.
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Vocabulary 13
Carnivorous
Herbivorous
Omnivorous
Voracious
meat eater
plant eater
eating every kind of food; eagerly taking in everything, havi…
(adj.) having a huge appetite, greedy, ravenous; excessively…
Carnivorous
meat eater
Herbivorous
plant eater
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Vocabulary 13
ambiance
confiscate
elusive
judicious
mood produced by an atmosphere
officially seize
subtle, tricky, evasive
wise, prudent, sensible
ambiance
mood produced by an atmosphere
confiscate
officially seize
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
macro
magn
mal
mania
large
great
bad
madness
macro
large
magn
great
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
compel
repulsive
impulsive
propel
to force an action
tending to drive away or keep at a distance
to act suddenly without forethought
to move forward
compel
to force an action
repulsive
tending to drive away or keep at a distance
Vocabulary 13
Maria Theresa
Prussia
Westernization
Autocratic
Daughter of Charles VI; became an empress at 23 of Hapsburg.…
A strong military state in central Europe around the late 1600s
Adoption of western ideas
Ruled with unlimited authority
Maria Theresa
Daughter of Charles VI; became an empress at 23 of Hapsburg.…
Prussia
A strong military state in central Europe around the late 1600s
Vocabulary 13
acclaim
annihilate
obnoxious
random
(v) Applaud, announce with great approval
(v.) to destroy completely
(adj) highly offensive, arousing strong dislike
(adj.) by chance, not planned or prearranged; irregular
acclaim
(v) Applaud, announce with great approval
annihilate
(v.) to destroy completely
Vocabulary 13
procedure
directions
means
matches
a method or order of doing something
instructions, how to
a method or course of action
to be the same
procedure
a method or order of doing something
directions
instructions, how to
Vocabulary 13
strategy
retreat
foes
formal
a plan for reaching a goal.
to withdraw from and attack.
enemies
something that follows set traditions or rules.
strategy
a plan for reaching a goal.
retreat
to withdraw from and attack.
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Vocabulary 13
Vacío
lleno
Gordo
Delgado
Empty
Full
Fat
Thin
Vacío
Empty
lleno
Full
Vocabulary 13
absurd
jaunty
prim
serene
wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate.
having or expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident m…
stiffly formal and respectable; feeling or showing disapprova…
calm, peaceful, and untroubled; tranquil
absurd
wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate.
jaunty
having or expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident m…
Vocabulary - 13
bustle
channel
channel (2)
connect
busy, noisy movement (as in a city)
signal to a TV set
river or stream; connects bodies of water
to join or bring together
bustle
busy, noisy movement (as in a city)
channel
signal to a TV set
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Vocabulary 13
Eclectic
Gamut
Decorum
Nebulous
(adj.) Drawn from different sources and combined into a new w…
(n.) an entire range or series
(n.) proper behavior, good taste; orderliness
(adj.)not transparent; vague; confused; indistinct; cloudy; l…
Eclectic
(adj.) Drawn from different sources and combined into a new w…
Gamut
(n.) an entire range or series
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Vocabulary 13
Feign
Interpose
Facet
Anon
Pretend to be affected ... ( a feeling, state , Fake)
Place or insert ... ( Insert , place , put)
surface ... ( face , side, plane )
Soon; Shortly
Feign
Pretend to be affected ... ( a feeling, state , Fake)
Interpose
Place or insert ... ( Insert , place , put)
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VOCABULARY 13
hamper
fume
span
urban
to make things difficult... High winds -----------ed efforts to…
harmful gas or smoke... clouds of exhaust ---------- spewed by car
to cross... the stream was ---------ned by a narrow bridge
related to the city... over 90% of texans live ---------- areas
hamper
to make things difficult... High winds -----------ed efforts to…
fume
harmful gas or smoke... clouds of exhaust ---------- spewed by car
20 terms
Vocabulary 13
desire
stocking
relative
hall
n. 欲望, 要求v. 想要, 请求
n.长(统)袜
n.亲戚
n.门厅;过道;会堂
desire
n. 欲望, 要求v. 想要, 请求
stocking
n.长(统)袜
12 terms
Chapter 7-13 Vocabulary
gluttonous
haphazard
chuffs
delirium
greedy for food and drink; insatiable appetite
seemingly without any order
Puffs of exhaust from an engine
in a state of confusion
gluttonous
greedy for food and drink; insatiable appetite
haphazard
seemingly without any order
8 terms
Vocabulary 13
Vanish
Tackle
Shallow
Disclose
Definition: Dissapear quicky from sight. Become invisible.... Sy…
Definition: Any system for lifting of lowering objects that u…
Definition: Of little depth, not deep.... Synonym: Superficial,…
Definition: To reveal, to let open to view.... Synonym: Uncover,…
Vanish
Definition: Dissapear quicky from sight. Become invisible.... Sy…
Tackle
Definition: Any system for lifting of lowering objects that u…
8 terms
Vocabulary 13
Vanish
Tackle
Shallow
Disclose
Definition: To go away, especially furtively or mysteriously;…
Definition: Equipment, apparatus, or gear, especially for fis…
Definition: Lacking depth; superficial.... Synonyms: Flat.... Hollo…
Definition: To cause to appear; allow to be seen; lay open to…
Vanish
Definition: To go away, especially furtively or mysteriously;…
Tackle
Definition: Equipment, apparatus, or gear, especially for fis…
25 terms
vocabulary 13
wax
wield
wily
imbibe
to increase gradually
to exercise authority or influence effectively
clever; deceptive
to receive in the mind and take in; absorb
wax
to increase gradually
wield
to exercise authority or influence effectively
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Vocabulary 13
crime
misdemeanor
felony
sentence
an illegal act for which someone can be punished by the gover…
a crime that is not very serious : a crime that is less serio…
a serious crime
punishment given by a court of law
crime
an illegal act for which someone can be punished by the gover…
misdemeanor
a crime that is not very serious : a crime that is less serio…
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
Clouds
Convection
Dew
Dew Point
Collections of particles of water or ice suspended in the air…
The transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement…
Moisture from the air that forms drops on cool surfaces
The temperature at which the water vapor in the air becomes s…
Clouds
Collections of particles of water or ice suspended in the air…
Convection
The transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement…
vocabulary 13
altruistic
concise
emulate
irreverent
unselfish; caring
short and to the point
imitate
disrespectful
altruistic
unselfish; caring
concise
short and to the point
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
Coalition
Dearth
Empathetic
Esoteric
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Scarcity
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
Difficult to understand
Coalition
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Dearth
Scarcity
15 terms
Vocabulary 13
Collusion (n)
Paramount (adj)
Wane (v)
Vex (v)
secret agreement, conspiracy
greatest in importance
to decrease in size, to diminish
to confuse or annoy
Collusion (n)
secret agreement, conspiracy
Paramount (adj)
greatest in importance
15 terms
Vocabulary 13
Organism
Environment
Organic material
Fossil
A living thing that can function on its own
All of the living and nonliving elements in a particular (geo…
Material made from living matter
Preserved parts or traces of animals and plants that lived in…
Organism
A living thing that can function on its own
Environment
All of the living and nonliving elements in a particular (geo…
30 terms
Vocabulary 13
arid
arid
illusive
illusive
(adj.)— having very little rain or water
synonyms: scorched, dry
(adj.)— causing illusion; deceptive; misleading
synonyms: misleading, deceptive
arid
(adj.)— having very little rain or water
arid
synonyms: scorched, dry
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Vocabulary 13
egotist
emulate
eulogy
expedite
a person who talks too much about himself
to copy or imitate
a speech or writing of praise
to execute promptly; speed up
egotist
a person who talks too much about himself
emulate
to copy or imitate
8 terms
Vocabulary 13
unusual
anchor
astonished
ominous
strange or different
attach to something so it doesn't move
surprised and shocked
something bad or unpleasant is going to happen
unusual
strange or different
anchor
attach to something so it doesn't move
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
honor dead people
big group of people
person who helps humanity
creature that looks human
homage
horde
humanitarian
humanoid
honor dead people
homage
big group of people
horde
Vocabulary 13
appraise
base
candid
criterion
to estimate the nature, quality, importance, etc.
morally low; without estimable personal qualities; dishonorab…
frank; outspoken; open and sincere
a standard of judgment or criticism; a rule or principle for…
appraise
to estimate the nature, quality, importance, etc.
base
morally low; without estimable personal qualities; dishonorab…
Vocabulary 13
teddy bear
salt
vandal
watt
stuffed animal named in honor of Teddy Roosevelt
seasoning on food
deliberate and pointless destruction of public or private pro…
A measure of power equal to one joule of work per second.
teddy bear
stuffed animal named in honor of Teddy Roosevelt
salt
seasoning on food
Vocabulary 13
Brink
Careen
Eddy
Furbish
Edge, border, verge
List, sway, lurch
Circular current, whirlpool
Polish, burnish, shine
Brink
Edge, border, verge
Careen
List, sway, lurch
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Vocabulary 13
sheep
goat
tiger
eagle
This is a sheep.
The goat is happy.
The tiger is running.
The eagle is flying.
sheep
This is a sheep.
goat
The goat is happy.
10 terms
vocabulary 13
rustic
lapse
correspond
coy
of the countryside, not the city
something that slips by or passes away
to exchange letters with someone
shy or bashful
rustic
of the countryside, not the city
lapse
something that slips by or passes away
10 terms
Vocabulary 13
Agonizing
Energetic
foresight
interval
very painful; causing great physical or emotional pain
lively and active; spirited; full of energy
wise planning; care in planning or preparing for the future
space; a period of time between two events
Agonizing
very painful; causing great physical or emotional pain
Energetic
lively and active; spirited; full of energy
17 terms
Vocabulary 13
divitiae, divitiarum
factum, facti
signum, signi
ipse, ipsa, ipsum (intensive pronoun)
riches, wealth
deed, act, achievement
sign, signal, indication
myself, yourself, himself
divitiae, divitiarum
riches, wealth
factum, facti
deed, act, achievement
15 terms
Vocabulary 13
crime
misdemeanor
felony
sentence
an illegal act for which someone can be punished by the gover…
a crime that is not very serious : a crime that is less serio…
a serious crime
punishment given by a court of law
crime
an illegal act for which someone can be punished by the gover…
misdemeanor
a crime that is not very serious : a crime that is less serio…
10 terms
Vocabulary List #13
Mesoamerican
Inca
Aztec
Maya
Related to the civilizations of the Aztec, Inca and Maya.
Conquered by Pizarro; terraced farming, 12,000 miles of roads…
Central Mexico; Human sacrifices; conquered by Cortez; pyrami…
Yucatan Peninsula; temples; calendar and writing system
Mesoamerican
Related to the civilizations of the Aztec, Inca and Maya.
Inca
Conquered by Pizarro; terraced farming, 12,000 miles of roads…
Vocabulary #13
distribution
mode
bar chart
dot plot
The collection of all values for the possible answers to a st…
The data item in a set that occurs most often.
A graphical display of data using bars of different heights.
A graphic display of data arranged in columns above a horizon…
distribution
The collection of all values for the possible answers to a st…
mode
The data item in a set that occurs most often.
Vocabulary #13
Ecosystem
Sustainability
Biodiversity
Interaction
a smaller part of the biosphere consisting of the organism an…
the capacity to endure
the variety of organism in an ecosystem
to act or influence one another
Ecosystem
a smaller part of the biosphere consisting of the organism an…
Sustainability
the capacity to endure
12 terms
Vocabulary #13
synopsis
idolize
inadvertent
verify
a summary
to greatly admire
unintentional
to prove to be true
synopsis
a summary
idolize
to greatly admire
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