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15 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 20
bluster
council
dwell
exterminate
to talk in a loud and bullying manner.
a group of people who meet to decide or plan something, give…
to live or reside
to kill or destroy completely
bluster
to talk in a loud and bullying manner.
council
a group of people who meet to decide or plan something, give…
21 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 15
analyze
analysis
apprehensive
apprehension
v. to break down into separate parts in order to study
n. an examination of the whole in order to examine its variou…
adj. worried or uneasy about that might happen
n. worry about what might happen; dread
analyze
v. to break down into separate parts in order to study
analysis
n. an examination of the whole in order to examine its variou…
33 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 1
affection
affectionate
appeal
appeal
n. A fond or tender feeling.
adj. Gentle and loving.
v. 1. To make an earnest request; to ask.
v. 2. To be of interest to; to be attractive to.
affection
n. A fond or tender feeling.
affectionate
adj. Gentle and loving.
28 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 2
Astute
Authentic
Authenticity
Authenticate
adj. Wise in a clever or practical way
adj. Genuine, true
n. The condition of being genuine
v. To prove something is genuine
Astute
adj. Wise in a clever or practical way
Authentic
adj. Genuine, true
20 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 10
abject
advocate
atrocity
atrocious
adj. most miserable; wretched
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
n. an act of great cruelty and wickedness
adj. very brutal, wicked or cruel
abject
adj. most miserable; wretched
advocate
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12
accede
affluent
arbitrary
artisan
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or ne…
n. one able to do skilled work with the hands; a craftsperson
accede
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
affluent
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
31 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 9
accumulate
aggravate
aggravate
aggravation
v. To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or g…
v. 1. To make worse.
v. 2. To anger or annoy.
n. 1. Annoyance; exasperation.
accumulate
v. To increase in number or amount; to pile up, collect, or g…
aggravate
v. 1. To make worse.
25 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 4
abhor
abhorrent
affable
affability
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
adj. pleasant; approachable; gracious
n. friendliness of manner
abhor
v. to shrink from in disgust; to detest
abhorrent
adj. disgusting, causing loathing
25 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 12
abandon
abandon
abandon
adversary
v. to give up by leaving in time of danger
v. to lose or give up completely
v. to withdraw help or support from one in need
n. an enemy or opponent
abandon
v. to give up by leaving in time of danger
abandon
v. to lose or give up completely
28 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 16
awe
awe
awesome
catastrophe
n. a feeling of fear or nervous wonder and respect
v. to fill with awe
adj. causing feelings of awe
n. something that causes great loss and suffering; a terrible…
awe
n. a feeling of fear or nervous wonder and respect
awe
v. to fill with awe
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 1
avid
avid
brusque
concise
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
adj. eager; enthusiastic
adj. abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
adj. short and to the point
avid
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
avid
adj. eager; enthusiastic
34 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 19
breach
breach
breach
breach
n. an opening made by battering
n. a breaking or being broken
v. to break through
v. to fail to keep; to break
breach
n. an opening made by battering
breach
n. a breaking or being broken
23 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 7
claustrophobia
colleague
condescend
condescend
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
v. to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior
v. to behave in an offensively superior manner
claustrophobia
n. an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
colleague
n. an associate or coworker of similar status
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14
congenial
decipher
dissect
enigma
adj. getting along well with others; affable, suited to one's…
v. to convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary lan…
v. to cut in order to study or study closely; to analyze
n. anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figure o…
congenial
adj. getting along well with others; affable, suited to one's…
decipher
v. to convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary lan…
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 10
Aquatic
Assert
Avert
Bleak
adj. Done in or upon water
v. To say firmly; to declare
v. To turn away, to keep from happening
adj. Cold and dreary; exposed to cold winds and bad weather,…
Aquatic
adj. Done in or upon water
Assert
v. To say firmly; to declare
16 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 16
alleviate
antidote
bedlam
cajole
v. to relieve or make more bearable
n. a remedy that relieves the effects of a poison
n. a very confused or noisy scene
v. to urge with gentle and repeated requests; to coax
alleviate
v. to relieve or make more bearable
antidote
n. a remedy that relieves the effects of a poison
22 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 12
accede
affluent
affluence
arbitrary
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
n. wealth
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or ne…
accede
v. to agree to; to consent to, after urging from another
affluent
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
26 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 20
bluster
bluster
blustering
council
v. to talk in a loud and bullying manner.
n. loud, boastful or threatening talk or commotion
adj. blowing loudly and violently
n. a group of people who meet to decide or plan something, gi…
bluster
v. to talk in a loud and bullying manner.
bluster
n. loud, boastful or threatening talk or commotion
31 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 2
arrogant
arrogance
boycott
boycott
adj. Showing too much pride in oneself.
n. A feeling of too much pride in oneself.
v. To join others in refusing to deal with a person or group.
n. The act of boycotting.
arrogant
adj. Showing too much pride in oneself.
arrogance
n. A feeling of too much pride in oneself.
31 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 2
arrogant
arrogance
boycott
boycott
adj. Showing too much pride in oneself.
n. A feeling of too much pride in oneself.
v. To join others in refusing to deal with a person or group.
n. The act of boycotting.
arrogant
adj. Showing too much pride in oneself.
arrogance
n. A feeling of too much pride in oneself.
31 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 11
abbreviate
abbreviation
appropriate
appropriate
v. To shorten by leaving out certain parts.
n. The result of abbreviating.
adj. Suitable or right for the purpose.
v. To set aside for a particular purpose.
abbreviate
v. To shorten by leaving out certain parts.
abbreviation
n. The result of abbreviating.
31 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 14
benevolent
consent
consent
discreet
adj. wanting to do good; kind
v. to agree; to allow to happen
n. permission; approval
adj. showing care of wisdom in what one says or does
benevolent
adj. wanting to do good; kind
consent
v. to agree; to allow to happen
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 18
aperture
cache
combustible
delegate
n. an opening or hole.
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
adj. capable of catching fire or burning
n. a person appointed to act on behalf of others; a represent…
aperture
n. an opening or hole.
cache
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
34 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 6
apparel
appreciate
appreciate
continuous
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
v. 2. To increase in value.
adj. Going on without stopping.
apparel
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
appreciate
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
34 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 6
apparel
appreciate
appreciate
continuous
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
v. 2. To increase in value.
adj. Going on without stopping.
apparel
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
appreciate
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
25 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 5
antic
attire
attire
captivate
n. A playful or funny act
n. Clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes
v. To dress up or be dressed up.
v. To please greatly; to win over by special charm.
antic
n. A playful or funny act
attire
n. Clothes, especially fine and expensive clothes
32 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 15
analyze
analysis
apprehensive
apprehension
v. to break down into separate parts in order to study
n. an examination of the whole in order to examine its variou…
adj. worried or uneasy about that might happen
n. worry about what might happen; dread
analyze
v. to break down into separate parts in order to study
analysis
n. an examination of the whole in order to examine its variou…
22 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
bulwark
culminate
culmination
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
n. a person or thing that protects or defends
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
n. the result of a sustained effort; the high point or climax
bulwark
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
bulwark
n. a person or thing that protects or defends
33 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 13
adapt
adapt
adaptation
adaptation
v. to change to fit new conditions
v. to make changes in something to make it useful
n. a changing to fit new conditions
n. something that is changed from something else
adapt
v. to change to fit new conditions
adapt
v. to make changes in something to make it useful
23 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 4
aloft
attain
attain
buffet
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight.
v. 1. To reach; to arrive at.
v. 2. To achieve.
n. 1. A piece of furniture with drawers and shelves for the d…
aloft
adv. Up in the air, especially in flight.
attain
v. 1. To reach; to arrive at.
27 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 18
abroad
anguish
anguish
commence
adv. away from one's own country
n. extreme pain of the body or mind
v. to suffer extreme doubts or uncertainties
v. to start; to begin
abroad
adv. away from one's own country
anguish
n. extreme pain of the body or mind
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 17
accord
affirm
bequeath
citadel
n. a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
v. to declare positively
v. to pass on to ... to leave to another in one's will
n. a fortress on a hill; a stronghold
accord
n. a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
affirm
v. to declare positively
35 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 10
anticipate
anticipate
bankrupt
bankrupt
v. 1. To look forward to; to expect.
v. 2. To be aware of and to provide for beforehand.
adj. 1. Unable to pay one's debts and freed by law from doing…
adj. 2. Left without any worth or value.
anticipate
v. 1. To look forward to; to expect.
anticipate
v. 2. To be aware of and to provide for beforehand.
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 5
audacious
audacious
audacity
confiscate
adj. willing to take risks; daring
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
n. willingness to take risks by showing excessive boldness
v. to seize, by force if necessary; to take possession of
audacious
adj. willing to take risks; daring
audacious
adj. showing disrespect or a lack of courtesy
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 13
ardent
assail
asset
barter
adj. intensely eager; passionate
v. to attack violently or verbally v. to trouble in the mind.
n. anything owned that is of value and can be sold or otherwi…
v. to exchange goods or services without the use of money.
ardent
adj. intensely eager; passionate
assail
v. to attack violently or verbally v. to trouble in the mind.
28 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 17
corrode
corrosion
debris
debris
v. to eat or wear away by degrees, usually by chemical action
n. the process or the result of corroding
n. broken, scattered remains
n. litter; rubbish
corrode
v. to eat or wear away by degrees, usually by chemical action
corrosion
n. the process or the result of corroding
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 9
Dumbfound
Ensue
Era
Flourish
v. To make speechless with amazement
v. To follow; to come as a result of or at a later time
n. A particular period in history
v. To thrive or prosper To wave in the air A sweeping motion…
Dumbfound
v. To make speechless with amazement
Ensue
v. To follow; to come as a result of or at a later time
17 terms
GACS lclab - 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
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 10
abject
advocate
atrocity
commemmorate
adj. most miserable; wretched
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
n. an act of great cruelty and wickedness
v. to serve as a memorial to; to remember in a solumn manner
abject
adj. most miserable; wretched
advocate
v. to plead in favor of; to defend
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 3
abundant
abundance
arid
distinct
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
n. A great amount.
adj. Having little or no rainfall; very dry.
adj. 1. Not the same; different or separate.
abundant
adj. More than enough; plentiful.
abundance
n. A great amount.
23 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, 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. a person's usual mood; temperament; a regular tendency or…
anonymous
adj. of an unknown source or unrevealed name
anthology
n. a collection of various writings, such as songs, stories,…
32 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 7
brawl
brawl
casual
casual
n. A rough, noisy fight.
v. To fight noisily.
adj. 1. Not planned.
adj. 2. Not regular; occasional.
brawl
n. A rough, noisy fight.
brawl
v. To fight noisily.
23 terms
GACS lclab - 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
28 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 8
accompany
accompany
beneficial
captive
v. 1. To go along with; to be together.
v. 2. To play a musical instrument for or with.
adj. Being of use; helpful; favorable.
n. One that is held prisoner.
accompany
v. 1. To go along with; to be together.
accompany
v. 2. To play a musical instrument for or with.
32 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 9
Dumbfound
Dumbfounded
Ensue
Era
v. To make speechless with amazement
adj. Speechless with amazement
v. To follow; to come as a result of or at a later time
n. A particular period in history
Dumbfound
v. To make speechless with amazement
Dumbfounded
adj. Speechless with amazement
34 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 6
apparel
appreciate
appreciate
continuous
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
v. 2. To increase in value.
adj. Going on without stopping.
apparel
n. The things that are worn by a person; clothing.
appreciate
v. 1. To see the worth or quality of.
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 1
avid
avid
brusque
concise
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
adj. eager; enthusiastic
adj. abrupt in manner or speech; gruff
adj. short and to the point
avid
adj. having a strong desire for, to the point of greed
avid
adj. eager; enthusiastic
22 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 14
congenial
congenial
decipher
dissect
adj. getting along well with others; affable
adj. suited to one's needs or tastes; agreeable
v. to convert from a code or secret writing into ordinary lan…
v. to cut in order to study
congenial
adj. getting along well with others; affable
congenial
adj. suited to one's needs or tastes; agreeable
15 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 4 - Applying the Meanings
inherit
acquire
loath
supervision
I was told that I would, (on the death of my mother, become t…
In what year did the museum (become the owner) of this painti…
I was having such a good time that I was (not quite willing)…
The child is too young to play outside without (someone watch…
inherit
I was told that I would, (on the death of my mother, become t…
acquire
In what year did the museum (become the owner) of this painti…
9 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6 - Applying the Meanings
imminent
meticulous
shackled
anarchy
Janine, seeing that an accident was (about to happen in the v…
As we examined the ancient Peruvian embroideries, we were ama…
Our teachers always encouraged us to finish high school becau…
To avoid (a complete breakdown in government), the president…
imminent
Janine, seeing that an accident was (about to happen in the v…
meticulous
As we examined the ancient Peruvian embroideries, we were ama…
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