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Language Arts Vocabulary
Abbreviation
Acronym
Active voice
Address
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a…
Abbreviation
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to r…
Acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
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Vocabulary Words for Language Arts
abhor
abridge
abut
archaic
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
to shorten, to condense (v)
next to; shares a boundary with (v)
belonging to an earlier time, ancient; outdated (adj)
abhor
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
abridge
to shorten, to condense (v)
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vocabulary words / language arts
cremation
ghastly
grisly
heed
the process of burning the body of a person who has died
horrifying , deeply unpleasant
horrifying; causing intense fear
to pay attention to ; to consider
cremation
the process of burning the body of a person who has died
ghastly
horrifying , deeply unpleasant
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Language Arts: Vocabulary Words
Acrimony
Blithe
Contravene
Deprication
(N.) bitterness or ill feeling.
(Adj.) showing a lack of proper thought or care : not caring…
(V.) to fail to do what is required by (a law or rule)
(N.) to criticize or express disapproval of (someone or somet…
Acrimony
(N.) bitterness or ill feeling.
Blithe
(Adj.) showing a lack of proper thought or care : not caring…
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Language Arts: Vocabulary Words
Vindicate
Desecrate
Karma
Stereotype
To free from blame or guilt
To treat a sacred place or object shamefully or with disrespect
The cosmic ideal that each person's actions are punished or r…
To hold a set idea of a whole group of people.
Vindicate
To free from blame or guilt
Desecrate
To treat a sacred place or object shamefully or with disrespect
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Philately
Philanthropist
Philanthropy
Philosopher
Noun: Collection and Study of stamps
Noun: Lover of humanity, person active in promoting human wel…
Noun: Love of humanity, especially shown in donations to char…
Noun: lover of, or searcher for wisdom or knowledge
Philately
Noun: Collection and Study of stamps
Philanthropist
Noun: Lover of humanity, person active in promoting human wel…
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
chronological
contrast
arrange
comparison
arranged in the order of time
to find a difference between things
to place in proper, desired, or convenient order
the considering of two things with regard to some characteris…
chronological
arranged in the order of time
contrast
to find a difference between things
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
encumber
exasperation
offend
spatter
to slow down
annoyed
to insult, annoy
splash
encumber
to slow down
exasperation
annoyed
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Protagonist
Antagonist
Character foil
Primary theme
the central character in a plot's conflict
the force in conflict with the protagonist
a character whose traits are in direct contrast with the prin…
the most important theme in a story
Protagonist
the central character in a plot's conflict
Antagonist
the force in conflict with the protagonist
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Vocabulary Words (Language Arts)
Mortify (v)
Orthodox (adj)
Procure (v)
Scurry (v)
to hurt someone's feelings deeply// to cause embarrassment or…
in agreement with established or generally accepted beliefs o…
to obtain through special effort//to bring about
to run quickly, scamper, hurry
Mortify (v)
to hurt someone's feelings deeply// to cause embarrassment or…
Orthodox (adj)
in agreement with established or generally accepted beliefs o…
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Boudoir
Brouhaha
Buffoon
Buttress
Women's dressing room
Uproar
A clown, comedian, or laughable person
To support or to prop
Boudoir
Women's dressing room
Brouhaha
Uproar
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language arts vocabulary words
Adversary
Attentive
Aprehensive
Aptitude
an opponent or enemy.
Giving attention to someone or something.
Anxious or fearful; uneasy.
The ability to learn or understand something quickly.
Adversary
an opponent or enemy.
Attentive
Giving attention to someone or something.
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
hazard
minor
efficient
instantly
something that could be dangerous
something is not important
someone gets things done quickly, correctly, and without trou…
if something takes almost no time to happen
hazard
something that could be dangerous
minor
something is not important
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
inept
apparel
besiege
compress
(adj.) without skill, clumsy. Synonyms: awkward, bumbling.. A…
(n.) clothing. Synonyms: clothes, coverings. Antonym: without…
(v.) To attack or overwhelm. Synonyms: surround or trap. Anto…
(v.) to make smaller or reduce size. Synonyms: condense, rest…
inept
(adj.) without skill, clumsy. Synonyms: awkward, bumbling.. A…
apparel
(n.) clothing. Synonyms: clothes, coverings. Antonym: without…
Language arts vocabulary words
anti- semitism
scapegoat
stereotype
propaganda
hatred of Jews
blaming someone else for your problems
an assumption of a group/ religion
using media to persuade people
anti- semitism
hatred of Jews
scapegoat
blaming someone else for your problems
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Language Arts Vocabulary Unit 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj.) near, next to
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
(adj.) not productive, sterile
(verb) to disturb
adjacent
(adj.) near, next to
alight
(verb) to get come down from air or land... (adj.) lighted up
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Language Arts Vocabulary- Unit 2
available
cater
customary
dissuade
ready for use
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
Something usual that you do every day,
To talk somebody out of something. Persuade them not to do so…
available
ready for use
cater
to make something easy; to satisfy the needs of others.
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Vocabulary words for Language Arts
pressure
rivalry
physical
stress
strong persuasive influence
a competition
having to do with the body
stain or pressure
pressure
strong persuasive influence
rivalry
a competition
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Language Arts Vocabulary #3
opinion
fact
contraction
setting
what someone thinks about a particular thing
a true piece of information
the short form of two words, where the missing letters are re…
the time and place a story takes place
opinion
what someone thinks about a particular thing
fact
a true piece of information
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vocabulary words for language arts
Babble
candidate
intelligence
slavishly
talking without stopping in a funny way
to get a job or be elected for something
to have knowledge
to make someone do something for you
Babble
talking without stopping in a funny way
candidate
to get a job or be elected for something
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FCA Language Arts 5th grade, Vocabulary words
Relentless
authoritative
temporary
respite
not stopping, constant
trusted to be true, reliable
lasting for a time only, not permanent
period of relief, a pause
Relentless
not stopping, constant
authoritative
trusted to be true, reliable
Language Arts Vocabulary Words #1
compliance
forensic
culprit
circumstantial
conforming to or agreeing with laws or rules
used in legal actions or for legal arguments
a person guilty of a fault or crime
points indirectly to someone's guilt but doesn't prove it
compliance
conforming to or agreeing with laws or rules
forensic
used in legal actions or for legal arguments
English Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Prophecy
Fate
Gist
Annotate
A prediction or foretelling of what shall happen in the future.
A final outcome that cannot be deceived.
The main point or idea.
To make explanatory notes.
Prophecy
A prediction or foretelling of what shall happen in the future.
Fate
A final outcome that cannot be deceived.
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Language Arts Vocabulary
Astonished
Realistic
Resent
Inquisitive
greatly surprised or impressed; amazed
having or showing a sensible idea of what can be achieved or…
feel bitterness or annoyance (at a circumstance, action or pe…
curious or inquiring
Astonished
greatly surprised or impressed; amazed
Realistic
having or showing a sensible idea of what can be achieved or…
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Dreary
Pondered
Lore
Quaint
Dull or gloomy
Considered
Knowledge on somethin
Oddly fashioned
Dreary
Dull or gloomy
Pondered
Considered
Vocabulary words language arts
Transfixed
Intelligible
Assent
Intimidated
Very still as if nailed to the stop
Understandable
Agreement
Frightened with threats or violence
Transfixed
Very still as if nailed to the stop
Intelligible
Understandable
Language Arts: Vocabulary Words
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
Juxtaposition
A direct comparison.
A comparison using like or as, as in "she is LIKE a rose".
The repetition of a sound at the beginning of two or more nei…
A placing or being placed side by side, especially with compa…
Metaphor
A direct comparison.
Simile
A comparison using like or as, as in "she is LIKE a rose".
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Vocabulary Language Arts
anthropology
philanthropy
anthropophobia
anthropomorphic
The study of humans
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
Fear of people or society
attributing human characteristics or qualities to objects, an…
anthropology
The study of humans
philanthropy
charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Transformation
Transportation
Transfer
Boredom
The act or process of changing completely.
The action of transporting someone or something or the proces…
To move from one person or place to another.
The state of being bored.
Transformation
The act or process of changing completely.
Transportation
The action of transporting someone or something or the proces…
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Lurch
Stampede
Reverence
Colonnades
a jerking or swaying motion
to take sudden headlong flight in panic; a group fleeing in p…
honor or respect felt or shown
a series of columns set at regular intervals and usually supp…
Lurch
a jerking or swaying motion
Stampede
to take sudden headlong flight in panic; a group fleeing in p…
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Apathy
Beacon
Daunting
Deterrent
Lack of interest or emotion;... A lack of feeling, emotion, or i…
a guiding light or signal... a light used for warning ;or guiding
discouraging through fear;... intimidating, causing one to lose…
something that discourages;... something that discourages or hin…
Apathy
Lack of interest or emotion;... A lack of feeling, emotion, or i…
Beacon
a guiding light or signal... a light used for warning ;or guiding
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Language arts vocabulary words
Circumstances
Consideration
Consult
Destiny
Conditions or events that exsist with other things and may ... h…
Careful thoughts before making a final decision on something
To ask someone for advice
Something that happens that is determined in advance
Circumstances
Conditions or events that exsist with other things and may ... h…
Consideration
Careful thoughts before making a final decision on something
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Utopia
Euthanasia
Uniformity
Diversity
A perfect place to live
A painless killing or a mercy killing
Sameness throughout
Differences among living things
Utopia
A perfect place to live
Euthanasia
A painless killing or a mercy killing
Language arts vocabulary words
ambiguity
lyric
prose poem
stanza
shows uncertainty of meaning
A general term used to describe poems that are relatively bri…
The form appears on the page in the sentences and paragraphs…
A grouping of lines within a poem
ambiguity
shows uncertainty of meaning
lyric
A general term used to describe poems that are relatively bri…
Language arts vocabulary words
Stench
Impeded
Magnanimous
Reverence
Offensive smell
Held back or blocked
Generous or noble
Attitude of deep awe and respect
Stench
Offensive smell
Impeded
Held back or blocked
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Language arts vocabulary words
Peril
Survey
Grimace
Fate
Danger‼️
To observe something 👀
When you make a face to describe your mood or motion 😷
Destiny so for example it is my fate to save the princess👸
Peril
Danger‼️
Survey
To observe something 👀
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Language arts vocabulary words
Contradiction
Replete
Unravel
Interrogation
Denial; an expression that is opposite to
filled or well-supplied with something.
Undo
Official or formal questioning
Contradiction
Denial; an expression that is opposite to
Replete
filled or well-supplied with something.
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Language Arts vocabulary words
Vengeance
Culled
Fickle
Disperse
Retaliation for another's act
To gather
Tending to change one's mind or behavior
To scatter
Vengeance
Retaliation for another's act
Culled
To gather
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
apparatus
repercussions
tumultuously
resilient
Technological equipment, machinery, appliance, etc. needed fo…
An unintended consequence occurring some time after an event…
Raising a great clatter and commotion; disorderly or noisy
Being able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult con…
apparatus
Technological equipment, machinery, appliance, etc. needed fo…
repercussions
An unintended consequence occurring some time after an event…
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Monochrome
Chromoscope
Epidermal
Pachyderm
Made of shades of a single color
Optical instrument used to study various properties of color,…
Related to the outer layer of skin
Mammal with thick skin
Monochrome
Made of shades of a single color
Chromoscope
Optical instrument used to study various properties of color,…
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Vocabulary Words Language Arts
Pondered
Humanity
Fantastic
Complaint
Think about
Which includes everyone on earth
Amazing
a statement that a situation is unsatisfactory or unacceptable.
Pondered
Think about
Humanity
Which includes everyone on earth
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Language arts vocabulary words
Abut
Abhor
Affidavit
Abridge
Be next to or have common boundry with
Disgust or hate
A written statement confirmed by oath
To shorten
Abut
Be next to or have common boundry with
Abhor
Disgust or hate
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Thesis Statement
Topic Sentence
Close Read
Commentary
This is the last sentence in the first paragraph of your essa…
This is the sentence in the paragraph that tells the reader w…
This is when the reader reads for a purpose and annotates on…
This is your opinion about the evidence
Thesis Statement
This is the last sentence in the first paragraph of your essa…
Topic Sentence
This is the sentence in the paragraph that tells the reader w…
Vocabulary words language arts
Corroborate
Cursory
Dehydrate
Proprietor
To provide evidence to make certain; to confirm
Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
To remove the water from To become dry; to lose water from
An owner of a store or other business
Corroborate
To provide evidence to make certain; to confirm
Cursory
Done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
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Language arts vocabulary words
Replete
Unravel
Summon
Contradiction
Abundantly supplied
Undo, come apart
To send for, call
A denial, an expression that is opposite to
Replete
Abundantly supplied
Unravel
Undo, come apart
VOCABULARY WORDS LANGUAGE ARTS
animated
brood
cuminate
downright
(adj) full of life, lively, alive, moved to action
(n) a family of young animals, any group having the same orig…
(v) to reach to a high point of development, to end, climax
(adv) thoroughly (adj) absolute, complete, frank, blunt
animated
(adj) full of life, lively, alive, moved to action
brood
(n) a family of young animals, any group having the same orig…
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Vocabulary Words Language Arts
Vendor
Kindling
Mammoth
Sidle
People who sell things.
Pieces of wood or twigs used to start a fire.
A enormous extinct elephant.
To walk in a timid or sideways manner.
Vendor
People who sell things.
Kindling
Pieces of wood or twigs used to start a fire.
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Blatant (Adj.)
Persist (Verb)
Capricious (Adj.)
Vindictive (Adj.)
bad behavior displayed openly without shame
to refuse to stop
impulsive and unpredictable
to seek revenge
Blatant (Adj.)
bad behavior displayed openly without shame
Persist (Verb)
to refuse to stop
Vocabulary words language arts
Sponsor
Stun
Dispatch
Scuffle
a person or organization that provides funds for a project or…
knock unconscious or into a dazed or semiconscious state.... ast…
send off to a destination or for a purpose.
a short, confused fight or struggle at close quarters
Sponsor
a person or organization that provides funds for a project or…
Stun
knock unconscious or into a dazed or semiconscious state.... ast…
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Hierarchy
Indignant
Inquire
Compromise
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another.
Feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure a…
To seek information by asking.
To expose or make vulnerable to danger, suspicion, scandal, e…
Hierarchy
Any system of persons or things ranked one above another.
Indignant
Feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure a…
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