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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 11
abbreviate
appropriate
exclude
fanciful
v. to shorten by leaving out certain parts
adj. suitable or right for the purpose... v. to set aside for a…
v. to leave out; to keep from being a part of
adj. 1. not based on reason; unrealistic. 2. not real; imagin…
abbreviate
v. to shorten by leaving out certain parts
appropriate
adj. suitable or right for the purpose... v. to set aside for a…
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 7
act
additional
advice
crumple
n. Something that is done
adj. Added or extra
n. Ideas or suggestions offered to help someone with a proble…
v. To crush together; to bend or press creases or wrinkles.
act
n. Something that is done
additional
adj. Added or extra
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Wordly Wise 3000: Lesson 9
accumulate
aggravate
conserve
contaminate
v. To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or g…
v. 1. To make worse.... 2. To anger or annoy.
v. To save by using carefully.
v. To harm by contact with something undesirable.
accumulate
v. To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or g…
aggravate
v. 1. To make worse.... 2. To anger or annoy.
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Wordly Wise 3000 - Lesson 6
apparel
appreciate
continuous
dissolve
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of. ... 2.To increase in value.
adj. Going on without stopping.
v. 1. To make or become liquid. ... 2. To bring or to come to an…
apparel
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
appreciate
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of. ... 2.To increase in value.
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Wordly Wise 3000: Book 3 Lesson 6
continent
chasm
credit
enable
noun. one of the seven great land areas of the world
noun. a deep crack or opening in the earth
noun. 1. honor or praise; a way of expressing thanks 2. a way…
verb. to make possible; to give the means to bring about
continent
noun. one of the seven great land areas of the world
chasm
noun. a deep crack or opening in the earth
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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 14
adult
clump
curious
gratitude
A person, animal, or plant that is fully grown.
A group of things that grow close to each other or are packed…
Eager to learn about people or things.
A feeling of thanks for a gift, a favor, or some other kindne…
adult
A person, animal, or plant that is fully grown.
clump
A group of things that grow close to each other or are packed…
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Wordly Wise 3000: Lesson 3
anonymous
anthology
conjecture
disposition
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
n. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
n. A conclusion based on guesswork or insufficient evidence.…
n. 1. A person's usual mood; temperament.... 2. A regular tenden…
anonymous
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
anthology
n. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
Wordly Wise 3000 lesson 10
cable
cathedral
convey
device
n. A bundle of wires covered by rubber or plastic along which…
n. A large and important church.
v. To carry or move from one place to another.
n. Something made or invented for a particular use.
cable
n. A bundle of wires covered by rubber or plastic along which…
cathedral
n. A large and important church.
Wordly Wise 3000 lesson 11
diagram
frustrate
frustrating
graduate
n. A plan or drawing.
v. To keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal.
adj. Causing one to be upset or discouraged,
n. A person who has finished a course of study.
diagram
n. A plan or drawing.
frustrate
v. To keep from carrying out a plan or reaching a goal.
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Wordly Wise 3000 book 4 lesson 4
active
astound
attend
cherish
taking part; working; lively, quick, busy
to surprise; to amaze
to go to or be present at; to pay attention to
to cling to an idea or feeling; to take good care of, love
active
taking part; working; lively, quick, busy
astound
to surprise; to amaze
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
n. An object in the shape of tube or pipe
v. To look at closely
adj. Causing death
n. An important or special part
cylinder
n. An object in the shape of tube or pipe
examine
v. To look at closely
Wordly Wise 3000 lesson 8
contain
container
digets
finicky
v. To hold
n. A jar, box, or other object used for holding something.
v. To change food after it has been eaten into simpler form f…
adj. Hard to please; fussy.
contain
v. To hold
container
n. A jar, box, or other object used for holding something.
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Wordly Wise 3000: Book 5, Lesson 3
ancestor
carnivore
comprehend
duration
n. 1. A person from whom one is descended.... 2. An early kind o…
n. A flesh-eating animal.
v. To understand.
n. The time during which something lasts or continues.
ancestor
n. 1. A person from whom one is descended.... 2. An early kind o…
carnivore
n. A flesh-eating animal.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 4, Lesson 6
applaud
crafty
disclose
drab
v. to show approval, especially by clapping hands... n. the show…
adj. skilled at tricking others
v. to make known
adj. dull and without color; not cheerful or colorful
applaud
v. to show approval, especially by clapping hands... n. the show…
crafty
adj. skilled at tricking others
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 16
apt
blossom
bough
content,contentment
1.adj.suited to,fitting 2.likely or almost certain
1.n.a flower 2.v. to come into bloom 3.to develop
1.n.a large branch or limb of a tree
1.adj.happy with what one has,satisfied 2.a state of being sa…
apt
1.adj.suited to,fitting 2.likely or almost certain
blossom
1.n.a flower 2.v. to come into bloom 3.to develop
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 8 Lesson 8
Adept
Audible
Azure
Banter
adj. Highly skilled; expert.
adj. Capable of being heard.
n. The blue color of a cloudless sky.
v. To exchange playful, teasing remarks.... n. Light, playful co…
Adept
adj. Highly skilled; expert.
Audible
adj. Capable of being heard.
Wordly Wise 3000, Book 5, Lesson 6
abolish
agony
catapult
character
To bring to an end; to do away with.
Great pain of mind or body; suffering.
A machine used in ancient wars that threw objects with great…
The qualities that make a person or place different or special.
abolish
To bring to an end; to do away with.
agony
Great pain of mind or body; suffering.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 4 Lesson 9
advantage
astonish
confirm
distant
n. something that is helpful;+ v. to make use of; to benefit…
v. to surprise or amaze; + n. great surprise or amazement
v. to show or prove to be true; to approve or give one's agre…
adj. very away in time; very far away; not near or close by;+…
advantage
n. something that is helpful;+ v. to make use of; to benefit…
astonish
v. to surprise or amaze; + n. great surprise or amazement
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 1
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
v. To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or import…
v. To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
adj. Without resources or possessions, especially the necessi…
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Wordly Wise 3000 - Lesson 6
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
assimilate
1. total absence of government... 2. lack of order; total confus…
1. to seize; to arrest... 2. to grasp the meaning of; to underst…
to bring before a court to face charges
1. to absorb into a population... 2. to take in a part and absor…
anarchy
1. total absence of government... 2. lack of order; total confus…
apprehend
1. to seize; to arrest... 2. to grasp the meaning of; to underst…
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 14
afford
boast
chord
exceptional
to be able to pay for. to be able to do. to give to provide.
to talk with too much pride in oneself or in what owns or has…
Three or more notes of music played together.
Unusually good.
afford
to be able to pay for. to be able to do. to give to provide.
boast
to talk with too much pride in oneself or in what owns or has…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 5
acrimony
affinity
ambivalent
cessation
n. Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner or speech; hosti…
n. Attraction for someone or something with which one feels a…
adj. Having mixed, often opposing, feelings about something o…
n. A stopping, either final or temporary
acrimony
n. Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner or speech; hosti…
affinity
n. Attraction for someone or something with which one feels a…
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Wordly Wise 3000 book 4,Lesson 2
affect
affect
calculate
calculate
v. to bring about a change in.
To pretend to be or to have.
v. To find the answer by using arithmetic.
To figure out by reasoning.
affect
v. to bring about a change in.
affect
To pretend to be or to have.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 9
cautionary
constrain
flotilla
gossamer
adj. Offering or serving as a warning
v. To confine, inhibit, or hold back by force or necessity
n. a fleet of boats or small ships
n. Thin, sheer fabric resembling gauze.... 2. a fine, filming su…
cautionary
adj. Offering or serving as a warning
constrain
v. To confine, inhibit, or hold back by force or necessity
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 17
address
approve,approval
conclude,conclusion
deprive
1.v.to direct one's words to 2.to apply oneself to 3.n.a writ…
1.v.to think well of,to agree to 2.thinking well of,agreeing to
1.v.to bring or come to an end 2.to form an opinion 3.n.the e…
1.v.to keep from having,to take away from
address
1.v.to direct one's words to 2.to apply oneself to 3.n.a writ…
approve,approval
1.v.to think well of,to agree to 2.thinking well of,agreeing to
10 terms
Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 3, Lesson 5
amaze
arctic
court
elect
to surprise or cause wonder
very cold
an open flat area. the placed where a judge holds trials
to choose by voting for. To make a choice.
amaze
to surprise or cause wonder
arctic
very cold
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 10
ail
banish
communicate
console
v. to cause sickness, pain, or trouble
v. to force someone out of the country; to get rid of complet…
v. to make known; to give or exchange information
v. to make less sad; to comfort
ail
v. to cause sickness, pain, or trouble
banish
v. to force someone out of the country; to get rid of complet…
Wordly wise 3000 Lesson 4
average
border
cocoon
flutter
n. The usual amount or kind of something.
n. A dividing line between two states or countries.
n. The silky case that a caterpillar makes to protect itself…
v. To wave or flap quickly but not regularly.
average
n. The usual amount or kind of something.
border
n. A dividing line between two states or countries.
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Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 3, Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
grasp
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
To look at closely.
Causing death.
To take hold of something tightly with the hands. To understa…
cylinder
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
examine
To look at closely.
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Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 3, Lesson 2
attract
crew
dangle
drift
To bring or draw closer.
A group of people working together.
To hang loosely.
To be carried along by moving air or water.
attract
To bring or draw closer.
crew
A group of people working together.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 6
ameliorate
baleful
berate
circumvent
v. to make better; to become better; to improve
adj. Expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous.
v. To criticize vigorously; to scold vehemently
v. To avoid through craftiness
ameliorate
v. to make better; to become better; to improve
baleful
adj. Expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 7
castigate
colloquial
epitaph
exodus
v. to punish by criticizing sharply; to berate
adj. characterized by informal language
n. the words carved on a tombstone in memory of the deceased
n. a mass departure
castigate
v. to punish by criticizing sharply; to berate
colloquial
adj. characterized by informal language
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 9 Lesson 13
blandishment
deprecate
discomfit
meteoric
That which is intended to coax or persuade, such as flattery;…
1. To criticize or express disapproval of... 2. To represent as…
To make uneasy by confusing or embarrassing a person
Coming into existence swiftly, suddenly, brightly, like a met…
blandishment
That which is intended to coax or persuade, such as flattery;…
deprecate
1. To criticize or express disapproval of... 2. To represent as…
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WordlyWise3000 Lesson 8
adjacent
beset
cede
circuitous
adj. near or next to; adjoining
v. 1. to surround or to attack repeatedly. 2. to trouble or w…
v. to give up or transfer, especially by treaty of formal agr…
adj. Roundabout; indirect.
adjacent
adj. near or next to; adjoining
beset
v. 1. to surround or to attack repeatedly. 2. to trouble or w…
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Wordly Wise 3000, book 2, lesson 14
adult
clump
clump
curious
A person, animal, or plant that is fully gown.
A group of things that grow close to each other or are packed…
To walk in a way that makes a heavy, dull sound.
To be eager to learn about people or things.
adult
A person, animal, or plant that is fully gown.
clump
A group of things that grow close to each other or are packed…
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 5
amaze
amazing
arctic
Arctic
v. To surprise or cause wonder
adj. Causing wonder or surprise
adj. very cold
n. The area around the North Pole
amaze
v. To surprise or cause wonder
amazing
adj. Causing wonder or surprise
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Wordly Wise 3000 book 4 Lesson 8
ancient
century
chamber... chambers
descend... descendant
adj. very old; of a long time ago
n. a period of one hundred years
n. a room... n. pl. an office or group of offices
v. to go or come down
ancient
adj. very old; of a long time ago
century
n. a period of one hundred years
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Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 3, Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
current
A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
The land beside the sea.
A flow of air, water, or electricity.
ambition
A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
auction
A public sale. Each item is sold to the person who offers the…
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 3
ambition
auction
coast
current
n. A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
n. A public sale.
n. The land beside the sea.
n. A flow of air, water, or electricity.
ambition
n. A strong wish to be good at something or to have something.
auction
n. A public sale.
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 15
apparent
ban
concentrate
concern
adj. Clear; seeming or appearing to be.
v. To forbid, especially by passing a law or making a rule... n.…
v. 1. To focus all one's thoughts or efforts on... 2. to bring…
v. 1.To be about: to interest. ... 2. To trouble or worry. ... n.…
apparent
adj. Clear; seeming or appearing to be.
ban
v. To forbid, especially by passing a law or making a rule... n.…
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 1
Cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
an object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
to look at closely
causing death
an important or special part of something... any part of the face
Cylinder
an object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
examine
to look at closely
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 6
chasm
continent
credit
enable
n. A deep crack or opening in the earth.
n. One of seven great land areas of the world.
n. Honor or praise; a way of expressing thanks.
v. To make possible; to give the means to bring about.
chasm
n. A deep crack or opening in the earth.
continent
n. One of seven great land areas of the world.
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Wordly Wise 3000-Lesson 7
claustrophobia
colleague
condescend
condescend
An abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces.
An associate or coworker of similar status.
1. To lower oneself to a position one considers inferior.
To behave in an offensively superior manner.
claustrophobia
An abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces.
colleague
An associate or coworker of similar status.
Wordly Wise 3000, Book 5, Lesson 8
assemble
banquet
cargo
cask
1. To bring together into a group; to gather.... 2. To put or fi…
A large meal for many people; a feast.
The load carried by a plane or ship.
A barrel-shaped container, especially one for holding liquids.
assemble
1. To bring together into a group; to gather.... 2. To put or fi…
banquet
A large meal for many people; a feast.
Wordly Wise 3000 Lesson 2
attract
attractive
attraction
crew
v. To bring or draw closer
adj. Pleasing to the eye or mind
adj. something that draws attention
n. A group of people working together, especially one that ru…
attract
v. To bring or draw closer
attractive
adj. Pleasing to the eye or mind
Wordly Wise 3000 Book 3 Lesson 1
cylinder
examine
fatal
feature
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
To look at closely.
Causing death.
1) An important or special part of something. 2) Any part of…
cylinder
An object in the shape of a tube or pipe. It may be solid or…
examine
To look at closely.
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 6: Lesson 1
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
n. A fond or tender feeling
v. To make an earnest request; to ask. To be of interest to;…
v. To grasp or hold tightly. n. a strong grasp or hold.
adj. Easily or plainly seen
affection
n. A fond or tender feeling
appeal
v. To make an earnest request; to ask. To be of interest to;…
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Wordly Wise 3000 Book 2 Lesson 3
antenna
antenna
balance
boulder
1. (n.) - 1 of 2 long thin feelers on the head of many insect…
2. (n.) - a metal rod or wire ussed to send and receive radio…
firm and steady
a large rounded rock
antenna
1. (n.) - 1 of 2 long thin feelers on the head of many insect…
antenna
2. (n.) - a metal rod or wire ussed to send and receive radio…
21 terms
Wordly Wise 3000 book 4 lesson 3
approach
burrow
destruction
drowsy
v. to go closer.
v. to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something or to dig…
n. harm or damage
adj. tired or sleepy.
approach
v. to go closer.
burrow
v. to dig a hole or tunnel into or under something or to dig…
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Wordly Wise 3000, Book 4 Lesson 13
appall
dejected
depend
dreary
v. to cause horror, shock or dismay
adj. discouraged; low in spirits
v. 1. to rely on for support... 2. to be based on
adj. sad and gloomy
appall
v. to cause horror, shock or dismay
dejected
adj. discouraged; low in spirits
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