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17 terms
Wordly Wise Advanced 3
aperture
awning
raffle
descend
an opening... (n.) an opening, gap, hole; orifice
a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain…
lottery; V: award as a prize in a raffle; Ex. raffle off a ne…
to go down
aperture
an opening... (n.) an opening, gap, hole; orifice
awning
a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain…
33 terms
Advanced English Wordly Wise Lesson #1
Affection
Affection
Appeal
Appeal
A fond or tender feeling
Gentle And loving
To make an earnest request, to ask
To be of interest to;to be attractive to
Affection
A fond or tender feeling
Affection
Gentle And loving
17 terms
Advanced English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8
adept
audible
azure
banter
adj. highly skilled; expert
adj. capable of being heard
n. and adj. the blue color of a cloudless sky
v. to exchange playful, teasing remarks; light playful conver…
adept
adj. highly skilled; expert
audible
adj. capable of being heard
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Advanced - Wordly Wise Lesson 1
affection
appeal
clasp
conspicuous
a fond/tender feeling; gentle and loving
to ask; to be attracted to something
to grasp or hold tightly; a hook or fastener holding two thin…
easily or plainly seen; to stand out in a crowd
affection
a fond/tender feeling; gentle and loving
appeal
to ask; to be attracted to something
23 terms
Advanced - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 9
abet
agile
allot
balmy
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
v. to assign or distribute as a portion of share
adj. soothing, mild
abet
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a ques…
agile
adj. able to move quickly and easily; nimble
21 terms
Advanced wordly wise Lesson 2
aerie
exasperating
whim
riddle
an eagle´s nest
annoying
sudden thought
fill with holes
aerie
an eagle´s nest
exasperating
annoying
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Wordly Wise advanced lesson 1
alibi
alibi
astir
autobiography
excuse
proof that someone was elsewhere when a crime was comitted
moving around
story written about oneself
alibi
excuse
alibi
proof that someone was elsewhere when a crime was comitted
Advanced Wordly Wise Vocabulary Review
advocate
commemorate
dire
languish
to plead in favor of; to defend
to serve as a memorial to; to remember in a solemn manner
having terrible consequences; urgent or despreate
to lose hope, strength, or vitality because of neglect or bad…
advocate
to plead in favor of; to defend
commemorate
to serve as a memorial to; to remember in a solemn manner
english- wordly wise 1
avid
brusque
concise
demean
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
abrupt in manner of speech; gruff
short & to the point
to cause a lowering of self esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
brusque
abrupt in manner of speech; gruff
english- wordly wise 2
abrasion
clad
corroborate
cursory
wearing away or rubbing by friction; a scraped or worn area;…
clothed or covered
to provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
done in a hurry and with little attention to detail
abrasion
wearing away or rubbing by friction; a scraped or worn area;…
clad
clothed or covered
Wordly wise book 3 lesson 3 SLS English
ambition
auction
coast
current
A strong wish
A public sale
1. the land beside the sea... 2. to move without power or effort
1. a flow of air, water, or electricity
ambition
A strong wish
auction
A public sale
ADV ENGLISH 2 FINAL WORDLY WISE
culpable
innocuous
partisan
posterity
adj. deserving blame or censure
adj. harmless; unlikely to offend
n. 1. a strong supporter or advocate 2. an armed fighter oppo…
n. a person's descendants; future generations
culpable
adj. deserving blame or censure
innocuous
adj. harmless; unlikely to offend
English Final Wordly Wise
Hierarchy
doleful
instigate
Undermine
a system in which things or people are ranked above one another
filled with sadness
to urge on, to stir up, provoke or incite
to injure or destroy by insidious activity or imperceptible s…
Hierarchy
a system in which things or people are ranked above one another
doleful
filled with sadness
English - Wordly Wise
brusque
emulate
corroborate
succumb
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
To try to equal; to imitate
To provide evidence to make more certain; to confirm
To give up or give in to; to yield
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
emulate
To try to equal; to imitate
15 terms
English Wordly Wise #1
Apocryphal
Arcane
Convene
Expedient
Doubting origin
Understood by very few
To assemble
Convenient
Apocryphal
Doubting origin
Arcane
Understood by very few
15 terms
English Wordly Wise 3
Atrophy
Efficacy
Emolument
Icon
To waste away or fail to develop
The power to bring about the desired result (effectiveness)
Salary or fees for work done
Religious painting, A symbol
Atrophy
To waste away or fail to develop
Efficacy
The power to bring about the desired result (effectiveness)
English Wordly Wise
Anarchy
Apprehend
Arraign
Assimilate
Total absence of government
To arrest
To bring before a court
To absorb
Anarchy
Total absence of government
Apprehend
To arrest
15 terms
English Wordly wise
asperity
bane
buffon
dolefull
Sharpness or harshness of manner
A person or thing that destroys or causes harm
Like a fool
Mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief.
asperity
Sharpness or harshness of manner
bane
A person or thing that destroys or causes harm
English Wordly Wise 4
autonomy
circumspect
composure
edifice (1)
the quality or state of being self-governing; independence
cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
calmness of mind or bearing; self-control
a large, imposing structure or building
autonomy
the quality or state of being self-governing; independence
circumspect
cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
English Wordly Wise 1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
Sharpness or harshness of manner
A person or thing that causes harm
A person who often makes attempts to be funny
Mournful or full of sorrow
Asperity
Sharpness or harshness of manner
Bane
A person or thing that causes harm
English Wordly Wise-Donttrustblenders
audacious
confiscate
conscientious
depict
willing to take risks, daring or showing disrespect or a lack…
to seize, by force if necessary, to take possession of
thorough, careful or honest; principled
to give a picture of, to describe
audacious
willing to take risks, daring or showing disrespect or a lack…
confiscate
to seize, by force if necessary, to take possession of
15 terms
English wordly wise 1
apocryphal
arcane
convene
expedient
of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
understood by only a few; mysterious
to summon or cause to assemble
useful for some purpose; convenient
apocryphal
of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
arcane
understood by only a few; mysterious
English Wordly Wise 2
Astute
Authenticate
Authenticity
Authentic
Adj. Wise in a clever or practical way
V. To prove that something is genuine
N. The condition of being genuine
Adj. Genuine; true
Astute
Adj. Wise in a clever or practical way
Authenticate
V. To prove that something is genuine
15 terms
English wordly wise 2
accoutrements
aggrieved
choleric
comport
equipment or accesories
feeling or expressing a feeling of injustice, injury, or offe…
easily angered; quick tempered
to behave or conduct oneself
accoutrements
equipment or accesories
aggrieved
feeling or expressing a feeling of injustice, injury, or offe…
15 terms
English Wordly Wise 8
Skirmish
Expedition
Inept
Accompany
A minor fight or battle
A journey made for a special purpose
Clumsily or awkwardly expressed; not suitable for the occasion.
To go along with; to be together
Skirmish
A minor fight or battle
Expedition
A journey made for a special purpose
57 terms
English Wordly Wise Vocabulary
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
to take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
to set free from slavery; to liberate
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
without resources or possessions, especially the necessities…
45 terms
English II (Wordly Wise)
asperity
instigate
hierarchy
repertoire
1. Sharpness or harshness of manner... 2. Roughness of surface;…
To stir up or urge on; to provoke
A group or system in which positions of power are ranked, usu…
The list of pieces an actor, musician, etc., is ready to perf…
asperity
1. Sharpness or harshness of manner... 2. Roughness of surface;…
instigate
To stir up or urge on; to provoke
52 terms
Wordly Wise for English Exam
abscess
emit
abhor
emulate
localized collection of pus
to give off
To hate
To imitate or copy
abscess
localized collection of pus
emit
to give off
english wordly wise-midterms
adamant
ambivalent
repertoire
unremitting
not yielding;firm
having mixed, often opposing, feelings about something or som…
list of pieces an actor, musician, etc. is ready to perform;s…
not stopping or slowing down;constant
adamant
not yielding;firm
ambivalent
having mixed, often opposing, feelings about something or som…
72 terms
Wordly Wise (English Final)
Detract
Emancipate
Insuperable
Maxim
To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
To free from slavery, to liberate
Incapable of being overcome or defeated
A general truth or rule of conduct, a short saying
Detract
To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or importanc…
Emancipate
To free from slavery, to liberate
135 terms
English Midterm Wordly Wise
bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
to express deep regret or sorrow over
Extremely poor
To take away
To free
bewail
to express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
Extremely poor
25 terms
English Midterm Wordly Wise
devastate
epidemic
impartial
irrelevant
to ruin or destory completely
the rapid spreading of a disease to many people at one time
not favoring one side more than another, fair
having nothing to do with the subject
devastate
to ruin or destory completely
epidemic
the rapid spreading of a disease to many people at one time
48 terms
English Exam: Wordly Wise
Abstain
Exaggerate
Passage
Unearthly
Refuse to vote for or against
Make to seem greater than it is
Place for people to pass
Weird
Abstain
Refuse to vote for or against
Exaggerate
Make to seem greater than it is
24 terms
Wordly Wise English Final
Domus
Dominus
Dormio, Dormire
Somnus
house
head of household, lord, master
to sleep
sleep
Domus
house
Dominus
head of household, lord, master
English wordly wise midterm
Devastate
Epidemic
Impartial
Irrelevant
To ruin or destroy completely
The rapid spreading of disease to many people at one time
Not favoring one side more than another; fair
Having nothing to do with the subject
Devastate
To ruin or destroy completely
Epidemic
The rapid spreading of disease to many people at one time
ENGLISH WORDLY WISE
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
Having a strong desire for or eager
Abrupt in manner
Short and to the point
To lower in reputation or character
Avid
Having a strong desire for or eager
Brusque
Abrupt in manner
15 terms
english wordly wise words
boycott
violate
verdict
custody
to combine in abstaining from, or preventing dealings with, a…
to break, infringe, or transgress (a law, rule, agreement, pr…
a judgment; decision
control over; responsible for care.
boycott
to combine in abstaining from, or preventing dealings with, a…
violate
to break, infringe, or transgress (a law, rule, agreement, pr…
15 terms
English Wordly Wise #1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2. Eage…
Abrupt in manner or speech, gruff
Short and to the point
To cause a lowering of self-esteem, to lower in reputation or…
Avid
1. Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed.... 2. Eage…
Brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech, gruff
English Wordly Wise #1
Asperity
Bane
Buffoon
Doleful
Harshness of tone or manner
The cause of great distress or annoyance
A ridiculous but I'm using person; a clown
Expressing sorrow; mournful
Asperity
Harshness of tone or manner
Bane
The cause of great distress or annoyance
15 terms
7A English Wordly Wise Lesson 3
admonish
aghast
annihilate
benefactor
v. 1. To warn.... 2. To criticize gently.
adj. Struck with horror; shocked.
v. To destroy completely; to reduce to utter ruin.
n. A person who provides help, especially by giving money.
admonish
v. 1. To warn.... 2. To criticize gently.
aghast
adj. Struck with horror; shocked.
5 terms
English wordly wise
Anonymous
Ecompass
Extricate
Pivot
A person not known by name
surround and have or hold within.
free (someone or something) from a constraint or difficulty.
To turn by placing your foot down and turning
Anonymous
A person not known by name
Ecompass
surround and have or hold within.
15 terms
English Wordly Wise 6
Addict
Aspire
Bias
Blatant
A person with a very strong desire for something that is habi…
To have a strong desire to get or do something; to seek
A preference that prevents one from being impartial; prejudice
Very obvious in an offensive or shameless way
Addict
A person with a very strong desire for something that is habi…
Aspire
To have a strong desire to get or do something; to seek
15 terms
English - Wordly Wise 2
alacrity (n)
array (n)
deduce (v)
encumber (v)
promptness in responding
a large group of people or things
to draw a conclusion from given facts
to weigh down or burden
alacrity (n)
promptness in responding
array (n)
a large group of people or things
ENGLISH WORDLY WISE
Bewail
Destitute
Detract
Emancipate
To express deep regret or sorrow over
Without resources or possesions, especially the necessities o…
To take away, especially from the value, beuty, or importance…
To set free from slavery; to liberate
Bewail
To express deep regret or sorrow over
Destitute
Without resources or possesions, especially the necessities o…
27 terms
English Wordly Wise 1
asperity
bane
baneful
baffon
n. 1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surfa…
n. A person or thing that destroys or cause harm
adj. causing ruin or destruction
n. a person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown, a…
asperity
n. 1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surfa…
bane
n. A person or thing that destroys or cause harm
English Wordly Wise 3
Affront
Confer
Eerie
Extraordinary
insult
talk, grant
mysterious
remarkable, very unusual
Affront
insult
Confer
talk, grant
15 terms
English wordly wise #2
Arrogant
Boycott
Campaign
Ceremony
Showing to much pride
To refuse for a long period of time
Actions to accomplish a goal
Formal event for a special occasion
Arrogant
Showing to much pride
Boycott
To refuse for a long period of time
15 terms
English Wordly wise 1
Avid
Brusque
Concise
Demean
very eager
talking or behaving in a very direct, brief, and unfriendly way
using few words : not including extra or unnecessary informat…
to lower in character, status, or reputation
Avid
very eager
Brusque
talking or behaving in a very direct, brief, and unfriendly way
15 terms
ENGLISH - Wordly Wise 12
Allude
Authentic
Baton
Clarity
To refer to indirectly, to hint at
Genuine and true, not fake
Stick used to conduct an orchestra, or in relay race; twirling
Clearness
Allude
To refer to indirectly, to hint at
Authentic
Genuine and true, not fake
15 terms
English Vocab Wordly Wise
avid
brusque
concise
demean
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
Short and to the point
To cause a lowering of self-esteem; to lower in reputation or…
avid
Having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
brusque
Abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
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