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Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student - Week 3
ascetic
chagrin
compunction
contrite
shunning pleasures.
embarrassment.
regret.
showing deep regret and sorrow for wrongdoing.
ascetic
shunning pleasures.
chagrin
embarrassment.
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
baffle
cinema
ebullient
exaggerate
bewilder; perplex; fill with confusion; puzzle; frustrate
movies; motion picture industry
overflowing with enthusiasm; exuberant
overstate; go beyond the limits of the actual truth
baffle
bewilder; perplex; fill with confusion; puzzle; frustrate
cinema
movies; motion picture industry
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student (Part 3)
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
Vocabulary For The College-Bound Student: Group 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
20 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
abhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
abhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
165 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
gall
spurn
snub
acquit
make sore; irritate mentally; annoy
thrust aside with disdain or contempt; reject
act or instance of snubbing (treating with contempt); rebuff;…
relieve from an accusation
gall
make sore; irritate mentally; annoy
spurn
thrust aside with disdain or contempt; reject
158 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
Congratulate
Gracious
Grateful
Gratify
(v) To express one's feeling of pleasure to another person at…
(adj) Pleasant; Courteous; Kindly ... Ant: Ungracious
(adj) Feeling or expressing gratitude ... Ant: Ungrateful
(v) Give to be a source of pleasure or satisfaction
Congratulate
(v) To express one's feeling of pleasure to another person at…
Gracious
(adj) Pleasant; Courteous; Kindly ... Ant: Ungracious
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Credit 3
Dyspepsia
Monophobia
Dysentery
Euthanasia
1. Difficult digestion; indigestion. (ant. eupepsia)... 2. Ill h…
Fear of being alone.
Inflammation of the large intestine.
Controversial practice of mercifully putting to death a perso…
Dyspepsia
1. Difficult digestion; indigestion. (ant. eupepsia)... 2. Ill h…
Monophobia
Fear of being alone.
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student
abrupt
sloping
corrupt
disrupt
1) broke off; lacking in continuity; steep... 2) sudden; quick;…
having a slanting form or direction
changed from good to bad; vicious
break apart; cause disorder
abrupt
1) broke off; lacking in continuity; steep... 2) sudden; quick;…
sloping
having a slanting form or direction
31 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Set 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome (ant. admirabl…
(v.) utterly detest; loathe; hate... a **** is loathsome
(v.) reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution (…
(n.) gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome (ant. admirabl…
abhor
(v.) utterly detest; loathe; hate... a **** is loathsome
20 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
adhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
adhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
20 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
adhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
adhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
Congratulate
Gracious
Grateful
Gratify
(v) To express one's feeling of pleasure to another person at…
(adj) Pleasant; Courteous; Kindly ... Ant: Ungracious
(adj) Feeling or expressing gratitude ... Ant: Ungrateful
(v) Give to be a source of pleasure or satisfaction
Congratulate
(v) To express one's feeling of pleasure to another person at…
Gracious
(adj) Pleasant; Courteous; Kindly ... Ant: Ungracious
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 3
bliss
blissful
blithe
buoy
perfect happiness
very happy
1.) merry joyous 2.) heedless
keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
bliss
perfect happiness
blissful
very happy
Vocabulary For The College-Bound Student: Group 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
338 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 3
bliss
blissful
blithe
buoy
perfect happiness
very happy
1.) merry joyous 2.) heedless
keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
bliss
perfect happiness
blissful
very happy
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vocabulary for the college bound student credit 3
monophobia
photophobia
hydrophobia
acrophobia
fear of being alone
aversion to light
dread of water; rabies
fear of being at a great height
monophobia
fear of being alone
photophobia
aversion to light
337 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student - Chapter 3
bliss (n)
blissful (adj)
blithe (adj)
buoy (v)
perfect happiness
very happy
1. merry; joyous... 2. heedless
keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
bliss (n)
perfect happiness
blissful (adj)
very happy
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Set 3
abhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome
(v.) reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
(adj.) extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
(v.) shut up; imprison; keep in narrow, cramped quarters
abhorrent
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome
admonish
(v.) reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
10 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
Endogamy
Exogamy
Inamorata
Exoteric
marriage between people of the same social category
marriage between people of different social categories
a female who is loved or loves
known externally; readily understandable
Endogamy
marriage between people of the same social category
Exogamy
marriage between people of different social categories
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student: Chapter 3
Bliss (group 1)
Blissful (group 1)
Blithe (group 1)
Buoy (group 1)
perfect happiness
very happy
1. merry; joyous... 2. heedless
keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
Bliss (group 1)
perfect happiness
Blissful (group 1)
very happy
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 3 Vocab
bliss
blithe
buoyant
complacent
perfect happiness
merry; cheerfull; happy
cheerful; able to float
self-satisfied
bliss
perfect happiness
blithe
merry; cheerfull; happy
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
adhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
adhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
Vocabulary for the college bound student
Gress/grad
Aggressive
Egress
Gradation
Step,walk,go
Disposed to attack; militant; assertive; pushing
Means of going out; exit
Change by steps or stages; act of grading
Gress/grad
Step,walk,go
Aggressive
Disposed to attack; militant; assertive; pushing
Vocabulary for the college bound student
Abase
Abatement
Abhor
Abhorrent
Humiliate; degrade; lower
Lessening, remission
Utterly detest; loathe, hate
Loathsome, repugnant
Abase
Humiliate; degrade; lower
Abatement
Lessening, remission
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
abhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant, abominable
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
abhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant, abominable
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
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VOCABULARY FOR THE COLLEGE BOUND STUDENT
an courant
blasé
bourgeois
chic
well informed; up to date
tired of pleasures; bored
having to do with the middle class
Stylish
an courant
well informed; up to date
blasé
tired of pleasures; bored
4.3 - Vocabulary for the College - Bound Student
misandry (n.)
misanthrope (n.)
misanthropy (n.)
misogamy (n.)
hatred of males
hater of humanity (ant. philanthropist)
hatred of humanity (ant. philanthropy)
hatred of marriage
misandry (n.)
hatred of males
misanthrope (n.)
hater of humanity (ant. philanthropist)
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
raze
reticent
retire
retort
destroy utterly by tearing down; demolish; level to the ground
inclined to be silent or secretive; uncommunicative (reticenc…
1. withdraw from active duty or business... 2. go to bed
1. answer; reply sharply or angrily... 2. quick, witty, or sharp…
raze
destroy utterly by tearing down; demolish; level to the ground
reticent
inclined to be silent or secretive; uncommunicative (reticenc…
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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
Acquit
Complex
Consign
Effrontery
1. relieve from an accusation; pronounce not guilty; discharg…
having varied interrelated parts, and therefore hard to under…
give, transfer, or deliver, as if by signing over; hand over;…
shameless boldness; insolence; gall; temerity; nerve; chutzphah
Acquit
1. relieve from an accusation; pronounce not guilty; discharg…
Complex
having varied interrelated parts, and therefore hard to under…
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student
baffle
cinema
despise
ebullient
bewilder; perplex; fill with confusion; puzzle; frustrate
movies; motion picture industry
look down on with contempt or disgust; loathe; regard as infe…
overflowing with enthusiasm; exuberant
baffle
bewilder; perplex; fill with confusion; puzzle; frustrate
cinema
movies; motion picture industry
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Vocabulary For the college bound student
Astringent
Benign
Fester
Hypochondriac
(n)... Substance that shrinks tissues and checks flow of blood…
(adj)... 1. Not dangerous... 2. Gentle; kindly
(v)... form pus; rankle; rot; putrefy
(n)... one who is morbidly anxious about personal health, or suf…
Astringent
(n)... Substance that shrinks tissues and checks flow of blood…
Benign
(adj)... 1. Not dangerous... 2. Gentle; kindly
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Chapter 3 Vocabulary for the College Bound Student
Bliss
Blithe
Buoy
Complacency
N perfect happiness
ADJ... 1. merry; joyous... 2. heedless
V keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
N self-satisfaction; smugness
Bliss
N perfect happiness
Blithe
ADJ... 1. merry; joyous... 2. heedless
70 terms
Vocabulary For College Bound Student
apiary
aviary
badger
halcyon
(n.) place where bees are kept
(n.) place where birds are kept
(v.) tease; annoy; nag (originally to harass a trapped badger)
(adj.) calm; peaceful (from halcyon, a bird thought to calm t…
apiary
(n.) place where bees are kept
aviary
(n.) place where birds are kept
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student
Phobia
Acrophobia
Agoraphobia
Anglophobia
Fear,dislike,aversion
Fear of being at a great hieght
fear of open spaces
dislike of England or the English
Phobia
Fear,dislike,aversion
Acrophobia
Fear of being at a great hieght
Vocabulary for the College bound Student
apiary (n)
aviary (n)
badger (v)
halcyon (adj)
place where bees are kept
place where birds are kept
tease; annoy; nag (originally to harass a trapped badger)
calm; peaceful (from halcyon, a bird thought to calm the waves)
apiary (n)
place where bees are kept
aviary (n)
place where birds are kept
31 terms
Vocabulary For The College-Bound Student: Group 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
Vocabulary for the college-bound student
folly
tractable
subvert
retort
lack of good sense; foolish action or undertaking
easily led, taught, or controlled; yielding; docile
overturn or overthrow from the foundation; undermine
answer; reply sharply or angrily
folly
lack of good sense; foolish action or undertaking
tractable
easily led, taught, or controlled; yielding; docile
22 terms
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student
Hyper
Hypo
hyperacidity
hypoacidity
"over" "above" "beyond the ordinary" (consider it something/s…
"under" "beneath" "less than the ordinary"
excessive acidity
weak acidity
Hyper
"over" "above" "beyond the ordinary" (consider it something/s…
Hypo
"under" "beneath" "less than the ordinary"
Vocabulary For The College Bound Student: UNIT 3
a
arch
nom
theo
not;without
rule;government
arrangement;law
god
a
not;without
arch
rule;government
138 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 3
apiary
aviary
badger
halcyon
place where bees are kept
place where birds are kept
tease; annoy; nag
calm; peaceful
apiary
place where bees are kept
aviary
place where birds are kept
20 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
abhorrent
admonish
ambrosial
confine
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
shut up; imprison; keep in narrow cramped quarters
abhorrent
in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome; repugnant
admonish
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
Vocabulary For The College Bound Student Group 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student: Chapter 3
Bliss (group 1)
Blissful (group 1)
Blithe (group 1)
Buoy (group 1)
perfect happiness
very happy
1. merry; joyous... 2. heedless
keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
Bliss (group 1)
perfect happiness
Blissful (group 1)
very happy
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student List 3
abhorrent (adj)
admonish (v)
ambrosial (adj)
confine (v)
in conflict or loathsome
warn of a fault
delicious
imprison
abhorrent (adj)
in conflict or loathsome
admonish (v)
warn of a fault
21 terms
Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student Group 3
Abhorrent
Admonish
Ambrosial
Confine
In conflict.
Loathe.
Delicious.
Shut up.
Abhorrent
In conflict.
Admonish
Loathe.
31 terms
Vocabulary For The College-Bound Student: Group 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
utterly detest; loathe; hate
reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution
gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
loathesome; odious; abominable; repugnant
abhor
utterly detest; loathe; hate
138 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 3
apiary
aviary
badger
halcyon
place where bees are kept
place where birds are kept
tease; annoy; nag
calm; peaceful
apiary
place where bees are kept
aviary
place where birds are kept
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Chapter 5.3
string (strict)
astringent
boa constrictor
constrict
bind, draw tight
1. drawing (the tissues) tightly together... 2. stern; austere
snake that "constricts" or crushes its prey in its coils
draw together; render narrower; shrink
string (strict)
bind, draw tight
astringent
1. drawing (the tissues) tightly together... 2. stern; austere
31 terms
Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Set 3
abhorrent
abhor
admonish
admonition
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome (ant. admirable)
(v.) utterly detest; loathe; hate
(v.) reprove gently but seriously; warn of a fault; caution (…
(n.) gentle warning; friendly reproof
abhorrent
(adj.) in conflict; utterly opposed; loathsome (ant. admirable)
abhor
(v.) utterly detest; loathe; hate
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