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Vocabulary Words- English 9
Tangible
Endeavor
Insatiable
Irksome
something that is perceptible by touch; real
to try very hard to accomplish something; a difficult task
unable to be satisfied
something or someone that is irritating or annoying
Tangible
something that is perceptible by touch; real
Endeavor
to try very hard to accomplish something; a difficult task
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English 9 Vocabulary Words (Synonyms)
Answer
Irrelevant
Devised
Rule
Response
Extraneous
Made-Up
Regulation
Answer
Response
Irrelevant
Extraneous
English 9 Vocabulary Words #5
Jaded
Gist
Advocate
Efface
Worn out
The main point
To recommend
To wipe out
Jaded
Worn out
Gist
The main point
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
Assuaged
Piety
Imprudent
Vapid
To make an unpleasant feeling less intense
The quality of being religious or reverent
Not showing care for the consequences of actions
Offering nothing that is stimulating or challenging
Assuaged
To make an unpleasant feeling less intense
Piety
The quality of being religious or reverent
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
reverent
scornful
amiable
wry
feeling or showing deep and solemn respect
feeling or expressing contempt or derision
Having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner
using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humor
reverent
feeling or showing deep and solemn respect
scornful
feeling or expressing contempt or derision
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English Vocabulary Words 9
Neutral
relegate
anecdote
scanty
unbiased; not taking sides; objective
to banish; to send away
a brief, entertaining story
inadequate; minimal
Neutral
unbiased; not taking sides; objective
relegate
to banish; to send away
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
Apprehensive
Condescended
Stolidly
Disapprobation
Fearful
Exhibited a patronizing attitude
Unemotionally
The act or state of being disapproved
Apprehensive
Fearful
Condescended
Exhibited a patronizing attitude
English 9 Vocabulary List #4 Focus Words
Introspective
Tactile
Microscopic
Euphonious
(adj.) Contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings... looking…
(adj.) Of or related to the sense of touch
(adj.) Too small to be seen except under a microscope... Done wi…
(adj.) Having a pleasant sound
Introspective
(adj.) Contemplating one's own thoughts and feelings... looking…
Tactile
(adj.) Of or related to the sense of touch
Vocabulary words for English 9
Alkaline
Compulsory
Du jour
Inevitable
A group of metallic elements; like a battery.
Required by law or a rule; obligatory.
Of the day.
A situation that is unavoidable.
Alkaline
A group of metallic elements; like a battery.
Compulsory
Required by law or a rule; obligatory.
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VOCABULARY WORDS ENGLISH 9
Surmise
Pervasive
Indigent
Contrite
to infer with little evidence
having the tendency to spread throughout
very poor, impoverished
penitent, eager to be forgiven
Surmise
to infer with little evidence
Pervasive
having the tendency to spread throughout
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English 9 vocabulary words
Imagery
Alliteration
Personification
Onomatopoeia
Creation of mental pictures that appeal to the senses
Peter piper pick a peck of
The tree branches lifted the wind
O-O-O-O-O-O-O,Buzzzzzzzzz, bang
Imagery
Creation of mental pictures that appeal to the senses
Alliteration
Peter piper pick a peck of
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English vocabulary words 9
-ous (adj)
Prodigious (adj.)
Glorious (adj.)
Mysterious (adj.)
Like or pertaining to
Enormous synonym: colossal antonym: little
Possessing or deserving glory synonym: splendid antonym: awful
Strange, unknown, or difficult to understand synonym:deep ant…
-ous (adj)
Like or pertaining to
Prodigious (adj.)
Enormous synonym: colossal antonym: little
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English 9--Vocabulary 13
acknowledge
adversary
elude
exploit
(v.) recognize the rights or authority of; admit; to express…
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to escape from or avoid; to escape the understanding of
(v.) to make use of, develop; to make improper use of for per…
acknowledge
(v.) recognize the rights or authority of; admit; to express…
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
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English 9--Vocabulary 12
abhor
congeniality
cynic
dupe
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
(n.) compatibility; friendliness; agreeableness
(n.) a person who believes that people act only from selfish…
(n.) person who is easily fooled or used ; (v.) to fool or ex…
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
congeniality
(n.) compatibility; friendliness; agreeableness
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English 9 Vocabulary 6
arrogance
docile
frivolous
kindle
(n.) overbearing pride; a lack of regard for others
(adj.) gentle; easy to manage
(adj.) silly; unimportant
(v.) to ignite; to arouse or excite; to set on fire
arrogance
(n.) overbearing pride; a lack of regard for others
docile
(adj.) gentle; easy to manage
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
meticulous
altruism
ameliorate
rustic
(adj.) extremely careful; particular about details
(n) A display of genuine and unselfish concern for the welfar…
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(adj.) Having to do with the countryside; rural
meticulous
(adj.) extremely careful; particular about details
altruism
(n) A display of genuine and unselfish concern for the welfar…
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
meticulous
altruism
ameliorate
rustic
(adj.) extremely careful; particular about details
A display of genuine and unselfish concern for the welfare of…
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Having to do with the countryside; rural
meticulous
(adj.) extremely careful; particular about details
altruism
A display of genuine and unselfish concern for the welfare of…
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English(9) Vocabulary Words - Unit 9
Cadaverous (Adjective)
Gist (Noun)
Egress (Noun)
Begrudge (Verb)
Of or like a corpse; pale; ghastly.
The main or essential part of a matter; bearing; substance; s…
The act or an instance of going, especially from an enclosed…
To be reluctant to give, grant, or allow; envy; resent; covet.
Cadaverous (Adjective)
Of or like a corpse; pale; ghastly.
Gist (Noun)
The main or essential part of a matter; bearing; substance; s…
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English 9 Honors--Vocabulary #9
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v.) to comfort; (n.)the keyboard of an organ; (n.) a control…
(v.) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
English 9 Vocabulary List #3 Root Words
auto
bio
anthropo
viv
self
life
man
life
auto
self
bio
life
English 9 Vocabulary List #1 Root Words
non (nonsense)
un (unique)
de (decay)
dis (disorder)
not
not
down
away
non (nonsense)
not
un (unique)
not
English 9 Vocabulary List #2 Root Words
mis
mal
bene
eu
bad
bad
good
good
mis
bad
mal
bad
English 9 Vocabulary List #1 Focus Words
nonchalant
unequivocal
denounce
disarray
(adj) unconcerned, indifferent, or unexcited; casual
(adj) clear; absolute; having only one possible meaning or in…
(verb) to condemn or censure openly or publicly
(noun) disorder; confusion
nonchalant
(adj) unconcerned, indifferent, or unexcited; casual
unequivocal
(adj) clear; absolute; having only one possible meaning or in…
English 9 Vocabulary List #3 Focus Words
autonomy
antibiotic
philanthropy
vivacious
(n.) Self-government, political control.
(n.) A substance, such as penicillin, that destroys or inhibi…
(n.) Efforts to improve the well-being of humankind, generall…
(adj.) Attractively lively and animated
autonomy
(n.) Self-government, political control.
antibiotic
(n.) A substance, such as penicillin, that destroys or inhibi…
English 9 vocab words
enmity
reverence
pensive
cacophony
opposed or hostile
honor or respect
deep or serious thought
a harsh mixture of sounds
enmity
opposed or hostile
reverence
honor or respect
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English 9--Vocabulary 11
bland
chronic
contemptible
diligent
(adj.) gentle, soothing, mild; lacking interest or taste
(adj.) lasting a long time; constant; habitual
(adj.) despicable; hateful; low
(adj.) hardworking; industrious
bland
(adj.) gentle, soothing, mild; lacking interest or taste
chronic
(adj.) lasting a long time; constant; habitual
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English 9 Vocabulary Lesson 3
aft
aquatic
armada
barnacles
situated near or at the rear part of a ship or boat
living or growing in or on water
a fleet of warships
hard-covered shellfish that attach themselves to submerged su…
aft
situated near or at the rear part of a ship or boat
aquatic
living or growing in or on water
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Unit 12 Vocabulary Words English 9 Agostino
abjure (verb)
acrid (adjective)
august (adjective)
callous (adjective)
to renounce or repudiate under oath; to avoid or shun
harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
emotionally hardened, unfeeling
abjure (verb)
to renounce or repudiate under oath; to avoid or shun
acrid (adjective)
harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
English 9 Vocabulary words
analyze
protagonist
antagonist
internal conflict
methodically break something into its parts: break down
the main character in a story, poem, movie or play
the person or force that operates against the protagonist
conflict that takes place within a person or character
analyze
methodically break something into its parts: break down
protagonist
the main character in a story, poem, movie or play
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
Bulimia
Demoralize
Plummet
Decrepit
n. an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed…
v. to undermine confidence, dishearten
v. to fall or drop in a straight line
adj. worn out by age or neglect
Bulimia
n. an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed…
Demoralize
v. to undermine confidence, dishearten
English Vocabulary 9 Words
Morose
Comport
Fiscal
Potion
Gloomy
Harmony; to bear
Pertaining to financial matters in general
A drink with magical powers
Morose
Gloomy
Comport
Harmony; to bear
English 9 Vocabulary Words
Cerebral
Impediment
Translucent
Repress
Related to the brain or the intellect
Able to be influenced or harmed by something
Semi-transparent; allowing light, but not detailed images to…
Restrain, subdue by force
Cerebral
Related to the brain or the intellect
Impediment
Able to be influenced or harmed by something
English 9 Vocabulary Words
Communal
Commuted
Compatible
Compendium
pertaining to or belonging to a community or group: public
changed to something less severe, substituted
capable of existing together, easy to get along with, agreeab…
a comprehensive and concise summary
Communal
pertaining to or belonging to a community or group: public
Commuted
changed to something less severe, substituted
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
pungent
laden
ambrosia
chaste
(adj.) having an intense flavor or odor;
(adj.) carrying a load or burden
(n.) the food of the Greek and Roman gods; something extremel…
(adj.) innocent of unlawful sexual intercourse; pure in thoug…
pungent
(adj.) having an intense flavor or odor;
laden
(adj.) carrying a load or burden
Vocabulary Words - English 9
ballistics
bestial
cacophony
cartographer
The study of the flight of bullets, bombs or shells
inhuman
harsh, unpleasant sound
one who makes maps
ballistics
The study of the flight of bullets, bombs or shells
bestial
inhuman
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English 9 Vocabulary 8
attribute
humanitarian
irony
infest
1. (v.) to credit, assign (He attributes all of his success t…
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
(n.) a contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and wha…
(v.) to overrun in a way that causes harm or annoyance
attribute
1. (v.) to credit, assign (He attributes all of his success t…
humanitarian
(adj.) concerned with human welfare; (n.) a person devoted to…
English Vocabulary #9 Words
Allure
Antiquity
Appraise
Cleave
The power to Attract or charm
The quality of great age
To estimate the value of
To cling to or be faithful of
Allure
The power to Attract or charm
Antiquity
The quality of great age
English Vocabulary Words #9
Huckster
Tenure
Frivolity
Nomenclature
A person who employs showy methods
Length of time
Lack of seriousness
A set of systems
Huckster
A person who employs showy methods
Tenure
Length of time
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Vocabulary Words English 9
Rapturous
Rational
Folded
Articulate
Expression poor manifesting of Ecstasy or Passion
Reasonable
Cease operation due to financial problems or knack of support
Expressing oneselves readily and clearly
Rapturous
Expression poor manifesting of Ecstasy or Passion
Rational
Reasonable
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English 9 vocabulary words
Tacit
Emblem
Effulgence
Candid
Expressed non verbaly not spoken
An object that senses a symbol
A brilliant shine
Straight forward, impractical
Tacit
Expressed non verbaly not spoken
Emblem
An object that senses a symbol
English 9 Vocabulary words
Barbarous
Disarming
Grotesque
Imprudent
(ADJ) Uncivilized, wild cruel, and savage
(ADJ) Capable of removing fear through charm
(ADJ) Fantastically ugly
(ADJ) Lack of self-restraint when it would be wise to have it
Barbarous
(ADJ) Uncivilized, wild cruel, and savage
Disarming
(ADJ) Capable of removing fear through charm
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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
alleviate
contemporary
gratuitous
impartial
to ease pain or burden
current, modern
given freely
unbiased; not in favor of one side or the other
alleviate
to ease pain or burden
contemporary
current, modern
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English 9 Unit 4 Vocabulary
ambivalent
auspicious
eclectic
imperious
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
favorable; promising
made up of a variety of sources or styles
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
ambivalent
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
auspicious
favorable; promising
English 9 Vocabulary Words
Ab
Ad
Ag
Arch
Away from
Towards, foward
Towards, forward
First, chief
Ab
Away from
Ad
Towards, foward
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English 9 Vocabulary Words
Circum
Contra/Counter
Dict
Duc/Duct
around
against
to say
to lead
Circum
around
Contra/Counter
against
English 9 Vocabulary Words
auxiliary
expedient
candid
cubicle
giving assistance or support
means to an end, useful
frank, sincere, impartial, and unnposed
a small room or compartment
auxiliary
giving assistance or support
expedient
means to an end, useful
Vocabulary Words, English 9
Labyrinthine
Eclectic
Zoology
Nebula
Irregular and Twisting. (Confusion)
Deriving ideas, style, or taste from a range of sources.
Scientific study of behavior, structure and physiology classi…
A cloud of gas in outer space.
Labyrinthine
Irregular and Twisting. (Confusion)
Eclectic
Deriving ideas, style, or taste from a range of sources.
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English Vocabulary 9 (words)
Acrimonious
Amiable
Candid
Cyclical
Bitter; angrily
Agreeable; good natured; friendly
Honest; open sincere
Suspicious; distrustful
Acrimonious
Bitter; angrily
Amiable
Agreeable; good natured; friendly
English 9 Vocabulary Words
Adulation
Adversity
Benevolence
Bombastic
Flattery, Worship
misfortune, hardtimes
kindness, mercy
Extravagant, Boastful
Adulation
Flattery, Worship
Adversity
misfortune, hardtimes
English 9 Vocabulary Words
trilogy
derogatory
parochialism
hamlet
a series of three books
degrading or desparing
protaining to only one group
small village
trilogy
a series of three books
derogatory
degrading or desparing
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