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Word Wealth 2
Appall
Discern
Esteem
Feign
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
to see clearly, perceive
to value highly, regard
to pretend
Appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
Discern
to see clearly, perceive
42 terms
LWE Word Wealth- 2,2
Accelerate
Velocity
Expedite
Compensate
To speed up, increase the speed
Speed or rate of motion
To speed up a project
To make up for, pay, remunerate
Accelerate
To speed up, increase the speed
Velocity
Speed or rate of motion
40 terms
LWE Word Wealth- 2,1
Abridge
Abstract
Digest
Synopsis
To shorten or condense
Formal summary
Summary (in same style)
Summary (essential facts/statements)
Abridge
To shorten or condense
Abstract
Formal summary
40 terms
LWE Word Wealth- 2,3
Affinity
Despot
Chieftain
Viceroy
Attraction, kinship
A ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
The head man of a tribe or small nation
Deputy ruler who replaces the king in the area assigned
Affinity
Attraction, kinship
Despot
A ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
41 terms
LWE Word Wealth- 2,5
Allege
Arraign
Felony
Arraignment
To declare or assert
To call before a court, summon to a trial
A major crime
The legal process of raising and answering a criminal charge…
Allege
To declare or assert
Arraign
To call before a court, summon to a trial
42 terms
LWE Word Wealth- 2,4
Austere
Asceticism
Sobriety
Rigor
Rigorous, stern, severely simple
Self-denial
Seriousness, restraint, temperate living
Severe, exacting, requiring strong discipline
Austere
Rigorous, stern, severely simple
Asceticism
Self-denial
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Word Wealth 2
appall
discern
esteem
feign
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
to see clearly, perceive
to value highly
to pretend
appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
discern
to see clearly, perceive
19 terms
Word Wealth 4.2
ab
de
dis
Ex, e
From, away from
From, down from, down
Away, away from
Out, from
ab
From, away from
de
From, down from, down
20 terms
Word Wealth Unit 2
appall
discern
esteem
feign
verb. to horrify, shock, overcome with fear.
verb. to see clearly, perceive.
verb. to vaule highly, regard.
verb. to pretend.
appall
verb. to horrify, shock, overcome with fear.
discern
verb. to see clearly, perceive.
20 terms
Word Wealth 2-2
accelerate
compensate
exagerate
humiliate
to speed up, increase the speed
to make up for, pay, remunerate
to overstate, magnify, inflate
to lower the self-respect of, mortify
accelerate
to speed up, increase the speed
compensate
to make up for, pay, remunerate
Word Wealth 2.2
accelerate
adulation
belittle
blandishments
to speed up, increase in speed
praise; worship; respect; reverence
disparage; demean; deride; put down
flattery intended to coax or persuade; cajolery; wheedling
accelerate
to speed up, increase in speed
adulation
praise; worship; respect; reverence
20 terms
Word Wealth 2-2
Accelerate
Compensate
Exaggerate
Humiliate
To speed up, increase the speed
To make up for, pay, remunerate
To overstate, magnify, inflate
To lower the self-respect of, mortify
Accelerate
To speed up, increase the speed
Compensate
To make up for, pay, remunerate
Word Wealth 2
Appall
ruminate
abash
petrify
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
reflect upon (implies going over a subject repeatedly)
make ashamed or embarrassed
stiffen with fear
Appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
ruminate
reflect upon (implies going over a subject repeatedly)
43 terms
Word Wealth 2-2
metaphor
persistence
manifesto
nonentity
an implied comparison
implies repetition or determined continuance
is a rather formal and somewhat pretentious pronouncement for…
a person or thing of no importance
metaphor
an implied comparison
persistence
implies repetition or determined continuance
53 terms
word wealth 2
appall
dismay
abash
harrow
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
arouse alarm
make ashamed or embarrassed
terrify or torment
appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
dismay
arouse alarm
word wealth 2.4
austere
asceticism
sobriety
rigor
rigorous, stern, severly simple
self denial
serious, restrained, temperate living, solemn and grace but n…
stiffness, implying strong discipline from within or without
austere
rigorous, stern, severly simple
asceticism
self denial
word wealth 2.1
abridge
abstract
digest
synopsis
to shorten or condense
formal summary
another kind of summary which may employ the style, form, and…
summary of a story, speech, or series of events
abridge
to shorten or condense
abstract
formal summary
Frosh Word Wealth 2
Appall
Discern
Esteem
Feign
(V) to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
(V) to see clearly, perceive
(V) to value highly, regard [RW= homage, deference]
(V) to pretend [RW= feint]
Appall
(V) to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
Discern
(V) to see clearly, perceive
word wealth 2.5
allege
interment
epitaph
dirge
to declare or assert
burial
a tombstone inscription
a funeral hymn, a song of poem of grief
allege
to declare or assert
interment
burial
word wealth 2.3
affinity
despot
chieftain
viceroy
attraction, kinship OR readiness to combine with
a ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
head man of a tribe or small nation
deputy ruler who takes the place of the king in the area assi…
affinity
attraction, kinship OR readiness to combine with
despot
a ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
38 terms
word wealth 2.3
affinity
despot
chieftain
viceroy
attraction, kinship OR readiness to combine with
a ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
head man of a tribe or small nation
deputy ruler who takes the place of the king in the area assi…
affinity
attraction, kinship OR readiness to combine with
despot
a ruler with absolute power, a tyrant
42 terms
word wealth 2.4
austere
asceticism
sobriety
rigor
rigorous, stern, severly simple
self denial
serious, restrained, temperate living, solemn and grace but n…
stiffness, implying strong discipline from within or without
austere
rigorous, stern, severly simple
asceticism
self denial
Word Wealth 1.2
abash
anarchy
antediluvian
appall
humiliate, mortify, embarrass, deflate
the absence of government, order, law, and authority; confusion
very, very old or ancient; from before noah's flood
horrify, shock, sicken, outrage, dismay
abash
humiliate, mortify, embarrass, deflate
anarchy
the absence of government, order, law, and authority; confusion
40 terms
Word wealth 2.5
allege
arraign
felony
arraignment
to declare or assert
to call before a court, summon to trial
major crime
the action of arraigning someone in court
allege
to declare or assert
arraign
to call before a court, summon to trial
52 terms
word wealth 2.10
derision
risible
bathos
spoonerism
ridicule, mockery
laughter-producing (like derision and ridicule, from the lati…
anticlimax, false or excessive pathos
slip of the tongue in which sounds are transported
derision
ridicule, mockery
risible
laughter-producing (like derision and ridicule, from the lati…
Word Wealth 4.2
Ab-
De-
Dis-
Ex-
From, away from (1)
From, down from, down (2)
Away, away from
Out, from
Ab-
From, away from (1)
De-
From, down from, down (2)
37 terms
Word wealth: Unit 2
Appall
Discern
Esteem
Homage
To horrify, shock, overcome with fear
To see clearly, perceive
To value highly, regard
Stronger than esteem often means active respect or reverence
Appall
To horrify, shock, overcome with fear
Discern
To see clearly, perceive
19 terms
Word Wealth 4.2
Ab-
De-
Dis-
Ex-, e-
From, away from
From, down from, down
Away, away from
Out from
Ab-
From, away from
De-
From, down from, down
word wealth 2.4
Querulous
Pugnacious
Combative
Belligerent
Fretful, conplaining
Quarrelsome, inclined to fight
wary, attitude of soldier in combat
Very quarrelsome
Querulous
Fretful, conplaining
Pugnacious
Quarrelsome, inclined to fight
word wealth 2.6
abstain
abstemious
refrain
forbear
to do without, to refrain
self-denying, self-restraining
forgo, do without, abstain
to hold back, to endure or tolerate
abstain
to do without, to refrain
abstemious
self-denying, self-restraining
word wealth unit 2
wrest
relent
appall
esteem
to take by force, twist fro
to become less severe, soften
to horrify, shock, or overcome with fear
to value highly, regard
wrest
to take by force, twist fro
relent
to become less severe, soften
20 terms
Word Wealth 2.9
belligerent
incorrigible
morose
nefarious
quarrelsome or warlike, engaged in warfare
incapable of reform, unmanageable
gloomy, sour
very wicked or evil
belligerent
quarrelsome or warlike, engaged in warfare
incorrigible
incapable of reform, unmanageable
Word Wealth 4.2
ab-
de-
dis-
ex-, e-
from, away from
from, down from, down
away, away from
out, from
ab-
from, away from
de-
from, down from, down
19 terms
word wealth 4-2
ab-
de-
dis-
ex-, e-
from, away from
from, down from, down
away, away from
out, from
ab-
from, away from
de-
from, down from, down
20 terms
Word Wealth 2.10
derision
Bathos
Burlesque
Irony
ridicule, mockery
anticlimax, false or excessive pathos
a comic imitation or takeoff
mild sarcasm, a grimly humorous effect of words, or a situati…
derision
ridicule, mockery
Bathos
anticlimax, false or excessive pathos
Word Wealth U.2
Appall
discern
Esteem
Feign
to horrify
to see clearly
to value highly
to pretend
Appall
to horrify
discern
to see clearly
37 terms
Unit 2 Word Wealth
Appall
Discern
Esteem
Feign
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
to see clearly, perceive
to value highly, regard
to pretend
Appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
Discern
to see clearly, perceive
73 terms
word wealth 2.7
galvanize
iterate
reiterate
recapitulate
to stimulate, excite
to utter again, repeat
to repeat or keep repeating something
to summarize the main points
galvanize
to stimulate, excite
iterate
to utter again, repeat
44 terms
Word Wealth 2.10
derision
reisible
bathos
spoonerism
ridicule, mockery
laughter-producing
anticlimax
a slip of the tongue in which sounds are transposed
derision
ridicule, mockery
reisible
laughter-producing
Word Wealth Unit 2
Promulgate
Propagate
Disseminate
Compensate
To make known, spread widely
Truth, ideas, beliefs that spread fast
Spread info or knowledge widely
To make up for, pay, remunerate
Promulgate
To make known, spread widely
Propagate
Truth, ideas, beliefs that spread fast
40 terms
Word Wealth 2-8
ardent
fervent
vehement
zealous
fervent or zealous, burning
passionate intensity
violent, passionate
very active, eager, devoted
ardent
fervent or zealous, burning
fervent
passionate intensity
88 terms
Word Wealth-2.4
Austere
Austerity
Asceticism
Sobriety
Rigorous, stern, severely simple
Harsh restraint and absence of warmth, liveliness, or adornme…
Self-denial(austere)
Serious, restrained, temperate living-solemn and grave, but n…
Austere
Rigorous, stern, severely simple
Austerity
Harsh restraint and absence of warmth, liveliness, or adornme…
67 terms
word wealth 2.6
abstain
abstemious
refrain
forbear
to refrain, keep oneself from
eats and drinks sparingly or moderately
to keep from acting or responding to a stimulus or a provocat…
implies self restraint growing out of patience, consideration…
abstain
to refrain, keep oneself from
abstemious
eats and drinks sparingly or moderately
73 terms
Word Wealth 2.7
galvanize
iterate
reiterate
recapitulate
to stimulate, excite
to utter again, repeat
to repeat or keep repeating something
to summarize the main points
galvanize
to stimulate, excite
iterate
to utter again, repeat
Word wealth unit 2
Accelerate
Compensate
Exaggerate
Humiliate
The speed up
To make up for
To overstate
Mortify
Accelerate
The speed up
Compensate
To make up for
Word Wealth 4.2
Ab-
De-
Dis-
Ex-, e-
From, away from
From, down from, down
Away, away from
Out, from
Ab-
From, away from
De-
From, down from, down
38 terms
Word Wealth Unit 2
appall
discern
esteem
feign
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
to see clearly, perceive
to value highly, regard
to pretend
appall
to horrify, shock, overcome with fear
discern
to see clearly, perceive
20 terms
Word Wealth 3.2
Altruistic
Astute
Authentic
Cumulative
unselfishly concerned for others; extremely generous, putting…
shrewd, crafty, keen of mind; Crafty, or mentally "sharp"
Genuine, entitled to acceptance
Tending to increase, or accumulate
Altruistic
unselfishly concerned for others; extremely generous, putting…
Astute
shrewd, crafty, keen of mind; Crafty, or mentally "sharp"
20 terms
word wealth 2.2
accelerate
compensate
exaggerate
humiliate
to speed up, increase the speed
to make up for, pay renumerate
to overstate, magnify, inflate
to lower the self-respect of, mortify
accelerate
to speed up, increase the speed
compensate
to make up for, pay renumerate
word wealth 2.2
accelerate
compensate
exaggerate
humiliate
to speed up, increase the speed
to make up for, pay, remunerate
to overstate, magnify, inflate
to lower the self-respect of, mortify
accelerate
to speed up, increase the speed
compensate
to make up for, pay, remunerate
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