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200 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
to make larger, increase - v
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss - adj
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
20 terms
U Vocabulary Workshop - New Edition - Pg.66
abashed
aloof
anguish
articulate
(adj.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
(n.) great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (v.) to be de…
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
abashed
(adj.) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
aloof
(adj.) withdrawn, standing apart from others (usually as a ma…
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vocabulary workshop new edition Sadlier-Oxford
acme
attribute
belittle
convey
The highest point... Synonyms: summit, top, peak, pinnacle... Ant…
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
to make something appear smaller than it is; to refer to in a…
to transport; to transmit; to communicate, make known; to tra…
acme
The highest point... Synonyms: summit, top, peak, pinnacle... Ant…
attribute
a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated with s…
20 terms
vocabulary workshop new edition unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
proverb; wise saying
rich mass of ore in a mine;something valuable
lacking politeness or good manners
fortress that overlooks and protects a city
adage
proverb; wise saying
bonanza
rich mass of ore in a mine;something valuable
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Unit 13 Set
adhere
affirm
atrocity
audition
(v.) to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted or loyal as…
(v.) to declare to be true, state positively; to confirm
(n.) an extremely wicked, brutal, or cruel act; something ver…
(n.) a trial hearing for a performer; (v.) to conduct or perf…
adhere
(v.) to stick to, remain attached; to be devoted or loyal as…
affirm
(v.) to declare to be true, state positively; to confirm
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Unit 8 Set
affluence
arrears
cascade
cringe
(n.) wealth, riches, prosperity; great abundance, plenty
(n.,pl.) unpaid or overdue depets;an unfinished duty
(n.) a step, a waterfall; something falling or rushing forth…
(v.) to shrink back or hide in fear or submissiveness
affluence
(n.) wealth, riches, prosperity; great abundance, plenty
arrears
(n.,pl.) unpaid or overdue depets;an unfinished duty
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E: Unit 5
altruistic (al tru is' tik)
assent (a sent')
benefactor (ben' e fak tor)
chivalrous (shiv' el res)
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
(n.) one who does good to others
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic (al tru is' tik)
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent (a sent')
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj.) associated, connected
(v.) to find out
(n.) An accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj.) associated, connected
ascertain
(v.) to find out
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy, opponent
to turn away or to make indifferent or hostile
a skillful or ingenious device
to force
adversary
an enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away or to make indifferent or hostile
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj.) associated, connected
(v.) to find out
(n.) An accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj.) associated, connected
ascertain
(v.) to find out
32 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition - Level D UNIT 11
Brevity
Comport
Comport
Concise
Shortness
Conduct/bear 1self
Behave; to be in agreement
Expressing much in a few words
Brevity
Shortness
Comport
Conduct/bear 1self
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Vocabulary Workshop New Edition sadler-oxford Unit 6 words
anonymous (a non' y mous)
browse (browse)
dupe (dupe)
dynamic (d nam' ic)
(adj.) unnamed, without the name of the person involved; unkn…
(v.) to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop S: Sk…
(n.) a person easily tricked or deceived; (v.) to deceive S:…
(adj) active, energetic, forceful S: Vigorous, High-Powered A…
anonymous (a non' y mous)
(adj.) unnamed, without the name of the person involved; unkn…
browse (browse)
(v.) to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop S: Sk…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 12
apposite
augur
bilk
charisma
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
(v.) to defraud, cheat, or swindle; to evade payment of; to f…
(n.) the special personal magnetism that makes an individual…
apposite
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
augur
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy, opponent
to turn away or to make indifferent or hostile
a skillful or ingenious device
to force
adversary
an enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away or to make indifferent or hostile
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SADLER-OXFORD Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level A Unit 5
Acute
Bluster
Bungle
Commentary
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
To act or work clumsily and awkwardly; to ruin something thro…
A series of notes clarifying or explaining something; an expr…
Acute
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
Bluster
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Lvl G Unit 4
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive d…
a fortified place, stronghold... S: citadel, rampart,bulwark, pa…
a state of agreement, harmony, unamity, a treaty, pact, covan…
complete or perfect in the highest degree; to bring a state o…
atrophy
the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive d…
bastion
a fortified place, stronghold... S: citadel, rampart,bulwark, pa…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 5
Acuity
Delineate
Depraved
Enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(v.) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
Acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
Delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
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SADLER-OXFORD Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level A Unit 5
Acute
Bluster
Bungle
Commentary
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
To act or work clumsily and awkwardly; to ruin something thro…
A series of notes clarifying or explaining something; an expr…
Acute
With a sharp point; keen and alert; sharp and severe; rising…
Bluster
To talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in sto…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(n.) belief, mental acceptance
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
Articulate
(v.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fi…
Cavort
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E: Unit 6
accede (ak sed')
brandish (bran' dish)
comprise (kem priz')
deft (deft)
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Managemen…
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
(verb) to include or contain; to be made up of... Classical sym…
(adj.) skillful, nimble... The __________ fingers of Spanish nu…
accede (ak sed')
(verb) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity... Managemen…
brandish (bran' dish)
(verb) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E: Unit 5
altruistic (al tru is' tik)
assent (a sent')
benefactor (ben' e fak tor)
chivalrous (shiv' el res)
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
(n.) one who does good to others
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic (al tru is' tik)
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent (a sent')
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 3 (Revised New Edition)
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v) to make shorter
(n) a follower, supporter; (adj) attached, sticking to
(n) an angry argument
(adj) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v) to make shorter
adherent
(n) a follower, supporter; (adj) attached, sticking to
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level F Unit 4
contraband
erudite
gossamer
infer
(n.) illegal traffic, smuggled goods, (adj) illegal, prohibited
(adj.) scholarly, learned, bookish, pendantic
(adj.) thin, light, delicate, insubstantial, (n.) a very thin…
(v) to find out by reasoning, to arrive at a conclusion on th…
contraband
(n.) illegal traffic, smuggled goods, (adj) illegal, prohibited
erudite
(adj.) scholarly, learned, bookish, pendantic
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 9
acclamation
bucolic
calumniate
chary
a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal note of approval
characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to shepher…
to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously
extremely cautious, hesitant, or slow (to); reserved, diffident
acclamation
a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal note of approval
bucolic
characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to shepher…
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Sadlier-oxford vocabulary workshop new edition level f unit 9
Abate
Adulation
Anathema
Astute
V. to make less in amount, degree to subside become less to n…
N. praise or flattery that is excessive ... SYNONYMS: Adoration,…
N. An object of intense dislike a curse or strong denunciatio…
ADJ. Shrewd crafty showing practical wisdom ... SYNONYMS: shrewd…
Abate
V. to make less in amount, degree to subside become less to n…
Adulation
N. praise or flattery that is excessive ... SYNONYMS: Adoration,…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 11
apostate
bravado
consensus
constrict
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... (S…
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage... (SYN: swagger, blu…
(n.) a collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, o…
(v.) to make smaller or narrower, draw together, squeeze; to…
apostate
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... (S…
bravado
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage... (SYN: swagger, blu…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 8
animosity (an e mas' e te)
apathy (ap' e the)
apprehensive (ap re hen' siv)
commend (ke mend')
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(adjective) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(verb) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of a…
animosity (an e mas' e te)
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
apathy (ap' e the)
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
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Sadlier-oxford vocabulary workshop new edition level f unit 9
Abate
Adulation
Anathema
Astute
DEFINITION: to make less in amount, degree to subside become…
DEFINITION: praise or flattery that is excessive SYNONYMS: Ad…
DEFINITION: An object of intense dislike a curse or strong de…
DEFINITION: Shrewd crafty showing practical wisdom SYNONYMS:…
Abate
DEFINITION: to make less in amount, degree to subside become…
Adulation
DEFINITION: praise or flattery that is excessive SYNONYMS: Ad…
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 12
apposite
augur
bilk
charisma
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
(v.) to defraud, cheat, or swindle; to evade payment of; to f…
(n.) the special personal magnetism that makes an individual…
apposite
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
augur
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
20 terms
Vocabulary workshop new edition level D unit 13
ad infinitum
apportion
bona fide
buoyant
(adv.) endlessly
(v.) to divide and give out in shares
(adj.) genuine; sincere
(adj.) able to float easily; able to hold things up; cheerful…
ad infinitum
(adv.) endlessly
apportion
(v.) to divide and give out in shares
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level B Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E unit 15
abrasive
acclimate
chagrin
complacent
(adj) causing irritation, harsh' grinding or wearing down... (n)…
(v) to adapt to a new climate, environment, or situation... syn:…
(n) irritation or humiliation caused by disappointment or fru…
(adj) self-satisfied; overly content... syn: smug, unconcerned... a…
abrasive
(adj) causing irritation, harsh' grinding or wearing down... (n)…
acclimate
(v) to adapt to a new climate, environment, or situation... syn:…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 8
allege
arrant
badinage
conciliate
to assert without proof or confirmation
thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
light and playful conversation
to overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pacify; to…
allege
to assert without proof or confirmation
arrant
thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
to work on excessively
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information
arrogate
to claim or take without right
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 10
acumen
adjudicate
anachronism
apocryphal
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgement…
(v.) to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use o…
(n.) a chronological misplacing of events, objects, customs,…
(adj.) of doubtful or questionable authenticity... (SYN: fictiti…
acumen
(n.) keenness of insight; quickness or accuracy of judgement…
adjudicate
(v.) to act as judge in a matter, to settle through the use o…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 6
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile, complete and…
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice
someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; left aba…
abject
degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile, complete and…
agnostic
one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a skept…
20 terms
vocabulary workshop level A lesson 2 new edition
incomprehensible
manipulate
adverse
encompass
difficult to understand
control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually…
in an opposing direction
(v.) to encircle, go or reach around; to enclose; to include…
incomprehensible
difficult to understand
manipulate
control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
to portray, sketch or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principles
to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of;…
acuity
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
delineate
to portray, sketch or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 3
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
belief; mental acceptance
to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreci…
articulate
to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words
cavort
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
20 terms
Sadler-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Unit 4
affiliated
ascertain
attainment
bequeath
(adj.) associated, connected
(v.) to find out
(n.) An accomplishment, the act of achieving
(v.) to give or pass on as an inheritance
affiliated
(adj.) associated, connected
ascertain
(v.) to find out
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop (New Edition) Level H: Unit 12
apposite
augur
bilk
charisma
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
(v.) to defraud, cheat, or swindle; to evade payment of; to f…
(n.) the special personal magnetism that makes an individual…
apposite
(adj.) appropriate; suitable; apt... (SYN: relevant, pertinent,…
augur
(n.) a prophet or seer; (v.) to predict, foreshadow... (SYN: (n.…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level F Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
aura
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth, to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form, of no particular typ…
(n.) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere), distinctive air…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth, to build up…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 7
allay
bestial
convivial
coterie
to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive, gro…
allay
to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
bestial
beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level G Unit 4
atrophy
bastion
concord
consummate
the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive d…
a fortified place, stronghold
a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity; a treat, pact, cove…
complete or perfect in the highest degree
atrophy
the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressive d…
bastion
a fortified place, stronghold
20 terms
Unit 5 Vocabulary from sadlier-oxford vocabulary workshop new edition
Anecdote
Consolidate
Counterfeit
Docile
Short account of an incident in someone's life
To combine unite to make solid or firm
An imitation designed to deceive not genuine fake to make an…
Easily taught, led, or managed semicolon obedient
Anecdote
Short account of an incident in someone's life
Consolidate
To combine unite to make solid or firm
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level E Lesson 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
V. To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of les…
adj. able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
V. To make larger, increase... Synonyms: enlarge, supplement, am…
Adj., Part. deprived of. made unhappy through a loss... Synonyms…
Adulterate
V. To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of les…
Ambidextrous
adj. able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
20 terms
Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level C: Unit 3
allot
amass
audacious
comply
(v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions syn: appor…
(V.) To bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
(Adj.) Bold, adventurous, recklessly daring syn: enterprising…
(V.) To yeild to a request or command syn: to submit to, cons…
allot
(v.) to assign or distribute in shares or portions syn: appor…
amass
(V.) To bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
20 terms
Vocabulary workshop level e new edition unit 5
Altruistic
Assent
Benefactor
Chivalrous
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
To express agreement, agreement
One who does good to others
Marked by honor, courtesy, and courage
Altruistic
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
Assent
To express agreement, agreement
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