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15 terms
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
culminate
engulf
feasible
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
v. to swallow up by covering completely; to overwhelm
adj. able to be done; possible or likely
bulwark
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
culminate
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
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
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.
40 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
adept
audible
azure
bantered
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
The ___________of Caribbean waters is in striking contrast to…
The opposing players ______________nervously before the socce…
adept
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
audible
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
22 terms
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - 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
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
culminate
engulf
feasible
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
v. to swallow up by covering completely; to overwhelm
adj. able to be done; possible or likely
bulwark
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
culminate
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
27 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 8
Acrid
Casualty
Congested
Congested
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste of sm…
n. A person killed or injured in a war or accident
adj. Overcrowded; filled too full
adj. Filled with fluid
Acrid
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste of sm…
Casualty
n. A person killed or injured in a war or accident
15 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
47 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
accompany
accompanies
captive
captives
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
The hospital patients provided a ___________ audience for the…
The ___________ were closely guarded.
accompany
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
accompanies
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
22 terms
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
bulwark
culminate
culminate
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
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
culminate
engulf
feasible
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense... A person or thing…
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
v. to swallow up by covering completely; to overwhelm
adj. able to be done; possible or likely
bulwark
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense... A person or thing…
culminate
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19
bulwark
culminate
engulf
feasible
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
v. to swallow up by covering completely; to overwhelm
adj. able to be done; possible or likely
bulwark
n. a wall-like structure used as a defense
culminate
v. to reach or bring to the highest point
45 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
acrid
casualties
congested
congested
Burning rubber gives of ________ fumes.
There were many ______________of the 2005 tsunami, or tidal w…
We take the subway during rush hour to avoid the ____________…
My sinuses get ____________-when the pollen count is high.
acrid
Burning rubber gives of ________ fumes.
casualties
There were many ______________of the 2005 tsunami, or tidal w…
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
40 terms
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 18 - Applying the Meanings
aperture
cache
cache
combustible
Tony could see an eye peering at him through a small ________…
A hollowed-out book provided a ______________for the family's…
I found my sister's ______________of marbles in the back of t…
Don't store _____________rags near the furnace.
aperture
Tony could see an eye peering at him through a small ________…
cache
A hollowed-out book provided a ______________for the family's…
43 terms
GACS lclab - Wordly Wise - Book 8, Lesson 19 - Applying the Meanings
bulwark
bulwark
culminated
culmination
A wall of sandbags acted as a _______________against the risi…
The Bill of Rights of our Constitution is a _____________of o…
On the Boston Common, the Four of July celebrations _________…
Winning three Olympic gold medals was the _______________of F…
bulwark
A wall of sandbags acted as a _______________against the risi…
bulwark
The Bill of Rights of our Constitution is a _____________of o…
15 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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
45 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
acrid
casualties
congested
congested
Burning rubber gives of ________ fumes.
There were many ______________of the 2005 tsunami, or tidal w…
We take the subway during rush hour to avoid the ____________…
My sinuses get ____________-when the pollen count is high.
acrid
Burning rubber gives of ________ fumes.
casualties
There were many ______________of the 2005 tsunami, or tidal w…
35 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
adept
audible
azure
banter
Robert Frost's numerous poems reveal how ________he was at wr…
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
The ___________of Caribbean waters is in striking contrast to…
The backstage _____________among the actors ended abruptly wh…
adept
Robert Frost's numerous poems reveal how ________he was at wr…
audible
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
40 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
adept
audible
azure
bantered
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
The ___________of Caribbean waters is in striking contrast to…
The opposing players ______________nervously before the socce…
adept
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
audible
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
40 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
adept
audible
azure
bantered
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
The ___________of Caribbean waters is in striking contrast to…
The opposing players ______________nervously before the socce…
adept
Odgen Nash's poems reveal how ________he was at writing comic…
audible
The sound of the harp was barely _______________in the large…
27 terms
GACS lclab - English 7 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 7, Lesson 8
Acrid
Casualty
Congested
Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste of smell
A person killed or injured in a war or accident
Overcrowded; filled too full or Filled with fluid
Acrid
Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste of smell
Casualty
A person killed or injured in a war or accident
41 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
accompany
accompanies
captive
captives
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
The hospital patients provided a ___________ audience for the…
The ___________ were closely guarded.
accompany
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
accompanies
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
47 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
accompany
accompanies
captive
captives
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
The hospital patients provided a ___________ audience for the…
The ___________ were closely guarded.
accompany
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
accompanies
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
47 terms
GACS lclab - English 6 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 6, Lesson 8 - Applying the Meanings
accompany
accompanies
captive
captives
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
The hospital patients provided a ___________ audience for the…
The ___________ were closely guarded.
accompany
The pianist offered to _____________ the singer.
accompanies
Thunder often ________________ lightening.
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
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
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
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
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
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
20 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 18
aperture
cache
cache
combustible
n. an opening or hole.
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
n. anything hidden or stored in such a place
adj. capable of catching fire or burning
aperture
n. an opening or hole.
cache
n. a hiding or storage place, especially for food or valuables
21 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 20
alienate
alienate
fervent
fervor
v. to cause to feel unfriendly where friendliness once existed
v. to cause to feel alone and cut off from.
adj. having or showing great warmth or deep feeling; intensel…
n. great warmth and intensity of feeling.
alienate
v. to cause to feel unfriendly where friendliness once existed
alienate
v. to cause to feel alone and cut off from.
28 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 2
abrasion
abrasion
abrasive
clad
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
n. a scraped or worn area
adj. causing wear by rubbing
adj. clothed or covered
abrasion
n. a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
abrasion
n. a scraped or worn area
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
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,…
21 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to bring before a court to face charges
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
21 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 16
alleviate
antidote
antidote
bedlam
v. to relieve or make more bearable
n. a remedy that relieves the effects of a poison
n. anything that offers relief from an undesirable condition
n. a very confused or noisy scene
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 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
23 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 13
ardent
ardor
assail
assail
adj. intensely eager; passionate
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
v. to attack violently or verbally
v. to trouble in the mind.
ardent
adj. intensely eager; passionate
ardor
n. passionate intensity of feeling.
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
21 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 17
accord
affirm
bequeath
bequeath
n. a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
v. to declare positively
v. to pass on to others
v. to leave to another in one's will
accord
n. a feeling of agreement or harmony; a formal agreement
affirm
v. to declare positively
24 terms
GACS lclab - English 8 - Wordly Wise 3000 - Book 8, Lesson 11
augmented
benign
benign
connoisseur
v. to increase in size, amount or degree
adj. kind; gracious, gentle
adj. favorable, not threatening
n. a person with extensive knowledge, especially of the fine…
augmented
v. to increase in size, amount or degree
benign
adj. kind; gracious, gentle
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