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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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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belonging to an earlier time, ancient; outdated (adj)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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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
encumber
exasperation
offend
spatter
to slow down
annoyed
to insult, annoy
splash
encumber
to slow down
exasperation
annoyed
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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 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
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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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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
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
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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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
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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…
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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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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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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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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
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Language Arts -vocabulary words
Verdant
Awry
Portal
Commence
Green in tint or color
Away from the plans, appropriate, or expected cause
A door, gateway, or other entrance
To begin
Verdant
Green in tint or color
Awry
Away from the plans, appropriate, or expected cause
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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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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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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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Vocabulary word for Language arts
adage
churlish
collaborate
discordant
(N) a proverb, wise saying
(Adj) lacking of politeness or good manners ; lacking sensiti…
(v) to work with,work together
(Adj) disagreeable in sound, jarring; lacking in harmony
adage
(N) a proverb, wise saying
churlish
(Adj) lacking of politeness or good manners ; lacking sensiti…
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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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English Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Archetype
Verbal Irony
Dramatic Irony
Situational Irony
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
Irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means an…
In this type of irony, facts or events are unknown to a chara…
Irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect t…
Archetype
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in…
Verbal Irony
Irony in which a person says or writes one thing and means an…
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LA-Language Arts vocabulary words
vex
amiable
perplex
subtle
to irritate
friendly
confuse
slight
vex
to irritate
amiable
friendly
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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
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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
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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Language arts vocabulary words
Ultimate
Pinnacle
Dispersal
Exclusive
Something that is the greatest or the highest possible
Peak; highest point
Condition of being spread out or scattered
Unique
Ultimate
Something that is the greatest or the highest possible
Pinnacle
Peak; highest point
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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
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
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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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…
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Ludicrous
Superfluous
Forte
Dilapidated
Laughable because of being ridiculous.
More than is needed; unnecessary.
Something that a person does well.
Partly ruined or decayed especially from age or lack of care.
Ludicrous
Laughable because of being ridiculous.
Superfluous
More than is needed; unnecessary.
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
urchin
vermin
a mischievous child
harmful or annoying insects or animals that are hard to get r…
urchin
a mischievous child
vermin
harmful or annoying insects or animals that are hard to get r…
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Language arts Vocabulary words
Attitude
Challenge
Communication
Conflict
A persons opinion and feelings about someone or something
Something that tests your skills and abilities
Process of sharing information or expressing thoughts or feel…
Struggle between opposing forces
Attitude
A persons opinion and feelings about someone or something
Challenge
Something that tests your skills and abilities
Vocabulary Words Language Arts
Acknowledge
Acquire
Aspire
Apathy
accept or admit the existence or truth of
to get or gain something as one's own
to seek to achieve a particular goal
lack of interest, emotion, or concern
Acknowledge
accept or admit the existence or truth of
Acquire
to get or gain something as one's own
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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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Language Arts Vocabulary Words
☺Abundance☺
☺Anticipation☺
☺Collective☺
☺Expertise☺
Plenty
Looking forward
Done by a group
Knowledge in a specific area
☺Abundance☺
Plenty
☺Anticipation☺
Looking forward
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language arts vocabulary words
atrocious (adj)
voracious (adj)
blase (adj)
confiscate (vb)
very bad
avid
unimpressed
take away
atrocious (adj)
very bad
voracious (adj)
avid
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Language Arts - Vocabulary Words
Bene
Corp
Ortho
Pater
Good
Body
Straight
Father
Bene
Good
Corp
Body
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language arts vocabulary words
dejected
eject
Injection
Interjection
to feel sad, to feel thrown down in spirit.
to get thrown down
a shot-to have thrown in
a word thrown into a sentence or conversation - YIKES
dejected
to feel sad, to feel thrown down in spirit.
eject
to get thrown down
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Vocabulary words language arts
Aghast
Burly
Fakir
Jar
Shocked of horrified
Muscular and heavy built
Mm. Muslim or Hindu man, fakir are generally believed to have…
To unsettle, startle disturb or irritate.
Aghast
Shocked of horrified
Burly
Muscular and heavy built
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words.
Obligatory
Recede
Subtle
Demeanor
something you have to do.
To move back from a point or mark
Difficult to detect or to describe
The way in which a person behaves
Obligatory
something you have to do.
Recede
To move back from a point or mark
10 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
Klan
Prim
Segregation
Doted
the Ku Klux Klan or a large organization within it.
1.... stiffly formal and respectable; feeling or showing disappr…
the action or state of setting someone or something apart fro…
1.... be extremely and uncritically fond of.
Klan
the Ku Klux Klan or a large organization within it.
Prim
1.... stiffly formal and respectable; feeling or showing disappr…
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Language Arts ~ Vocabulary Words
Coddle
Kowtow
Ominous
Pallor
To feel papmperd
To behave in obedience or submissive manner
To feel threatened
The state of being pale
Coddle
To feel papmperd
Kowtow
To behave in obedience or submissive manner
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Vocabulary Words for Language Arts Midterm
abhor
abridge
abut
archaic
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
to shorten, to condense (v)
to border upon; to adjoin (v)
belonging to an earlier time, ancient; outdated (adj)
abhor
to hate very much, to detest utterly (v)
abridge
to shorten, to condense (v)
20 terms
Language Arts Vocabulary Words
elevate
Garland
Flammable
horde
raise or lift (something) up to higher position
a wreath of flowers and leaves, worn on the head or hung as a…
Easily set on fire
A large group of people
elevate
raise or lift (something) up to higher position
Garland
a wreath of flowers and leaves, worn on the head or hung as a…
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Language Arts Vocabulary Words.
Dumbfound
Ensue
Era
Flourish
To make speechless with amazement
To fallow; to come as a result of or at a later time
A particular period in history
To thrive, or prosper... To wave in the air... A sweeping motion... A…
Dumbfound
To make speechless with amazement
Ensue
To fallow; to come as a result of or at a later time
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Language arts vocabulary words
Analyze
Career
Thorough
Debate
Examine/in detail
Working
Paid close attention to
Argued
Analyze
Examine/in detail
Career
Working
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