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20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 10
adjacent
briskly
contented
convey
(adj.) bordering; neighboring;
(adv.) energetically;
(adj.) satisfied;
(v.) to take from one place to another, transport; serve as a…
adjacent
(adj.) bordering; neighboring;
briskly
(adv.) energetically;
60 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 12
aggrieved
aversion
befitting
commentary
troubled; offended; showing grief
distaste; revulsion; loathing; dislike
appropriate; suitable; proper; fitting
series of comments or observations
aggrieved
troubled; offended; showing grief
aversion
distaste; revulsion; loathing; dislike
20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 3
aloof
barbaric
bough
bound
(adj.) distant in interest, sympathy; (adv.) apart, at a dist…
(adj.) uncivilized, primitive; wild; crude, and without contr…
(n.) a branch of a tree, especially a main branch;
(adj.) confined by (or as by) being tied; destined; obliged;…
aloof
(adj.) distant in interest, sympathy; (adv.) apart, at a dist…
barbaric
(adj.) uncivilized, primitive; wild; crude, and without contr…
20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 6
abandon
assembly
considerable
converge
(v.) to give up something; desert;
(n.)a group of persons gathered together for the purpose of i…
(adj.) large; important;
(v.) to come together at a point;
abandon
(v.) to give up something; desert;
assembly
(n.)a group of persons gathered together for the purpose of i…
14 terms
Wordskills Unit 12 Cumulative
Account
Adverse
Circulate
Confederate
Explanation or report
Unfavorable
To spread
Ally
Account
Explanation or report
Adverse
Unfavorable
20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 2
accord
accurate
acquaintance
agent
(n.) mutual agreement, harmony; an informal agreement, as bet…
(adj.) careful and exact; free from error; adhering closely t…
(n.) knowledge (of something) obtained from personal experien…
(n.) a person or thing that brings about a certain result; a…
accord
(n.) mutual agreement, harmony; an informal agreement, as bet…
accurate
(adj.) careful and exact; free from error; adhering closely t…
20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 5
application
artery
consume
contend
(n.) the act of putting something on or putting something to…
(n.) a main road; a tube that carries blood away from the hea…
(v.) to use up; eat or drink; destroy; waste;
(v.) to strive or vie in contest or rivalry or against diffic…
application
(n.) the act of putting something on or putting something to…
artery
(n.) a main road; a tube that carries blood away from the hea…
20 terms
Wordskills Green Unit 1
associate
bankrupt
devoted
diverse
(v.) to join together; bring someone in as a partner; (n.) a…
(adj.) broke; out of money; (v.) to cause to become broke;
(adj.) to set apart for a special use; dedicated to some purp…
(adj.) dissimilar;
associate
(v.) to join together; bring someone in as a partner; (n.) a…
bankrupt
(adj.) broke; out of money; (v.) to cause to become broke;
20 terms
Wordskills Lesson 28: Synonyms
abysmal
anthology
bellicose
collateral
terrible, appalling, dreadful
collection, compilation
pugnacious, belligerent, hawkish
security, parallel, secondary
abysmal
terrible, appalling, dreadful
anthology
collection, compilation
20 terms
Wordskills Lesson 24 Vocab (Definitions)
Abjure
Anecdote
Averse
Circumspect
To renounce solemnly
A short account of an interesting or humorous incident
Having a strong dislike of or opposition to something
Paying close attention to circumstances or consequences
Abjure
To renounce solemnly
Anecdote
A short account of an interesting or humorous incident
20 terms
Wordskills 9 - Unit 2
abundant
corridor
cumbersome
enclosure
in plentiful supply; more than enough
long hall or passageway
hard to handle because of size, weight, or shape; awkward
fenced-in area
abundant
in plentiful supply; more than enough
corridor
long hall or passageway
20 terms
Wordskills Lesson 25 (Synonyms)
abrogate
animadversion
bathos
circumvent
repeal, annul, abolish
criticism, censor, disparagement
anticlimax, banality, triteness
encircle, surround, outwit
abrogate
repeal, annul, abolish
animadversion
criticism, censor, disparagement
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 2
application
appreciate
attention
career
(n.) relevance or practicality; a written request; putting to…
(v.) to think highly or, value;
(n.) care and thought; consideration; notice;
(n.) one's progress through life or in one's work; job; occup…
application
(n.) relevance or practicality; a written request; putting to…
appreciate
(v.) to think highly or, value;
60 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 16
adapt
agent
buffer
component
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
any person or device that serves to prevent a sharp impact be…
essential part; element; ingredient; serving as one of the pa…
adapt
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
agent
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
20 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 3
advocate
anticipate
circumscribe
circumstance
v. speak, plead, or argue in favour of
v. realize beforehand
v. to draw a circle around; to restrict
Condition surrounding something; a situation
advocate
v. speak, plead, or argue in favour of
anticipate
v. realize beforehand
20 terms
Red Wordskills Unit 11
appoint
bitterly
campaign
correspond
to choose for an office or position
in a manner characterized by hatred or resentment
actions undertaken to achieve a political, social or financia…
to exchange letters
appoint
to choose for an office or position
bitterly
in a manner characterized by hatred or resentment
Wordskills Unit #3
Aloof
Barbaric
Bough
Bound
Remote, distant ... Adjective
Uncivilized; crude... Adjective
Branch... Noun
Headed for... Verb
Aloof
Remote, distant ... Adjective
Barbaric
Uncivilized; crude... Adjective
20 terms
Wordskills Unit #2
accord
accurate
acquaintance
agent
an agreement... n.
careful and exact... adj.
a slightly know person... n.
a representitive... n.
accord
an agreement... n.
accurate
careful and exact... adj.
20 terms
Wordskills Yellow Unit 10
adjacent
associate
component
cycle
next to; having in common border with.
to join as a partner; to relate to; partner; colleague.
elements or part. serving as one of the parts of a whole
series of events that recur regularly.
adjacent
next to; having in common border with.
associate
to join as a partner; to relate to; partner; colleague.
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 3
deserve
display
especially
financial
(v.) to have a right to; be worthy of;
(n.) a planned showing of a thing; (v.) to show;
(adv.) particularly; more than others;
(adj.) having to do with money matters;
deserve
(v.) to have a right to; be worthy of;
display
(n.) a planned showing of a thing; (v.) to show;
20 terms
Unit 15 Wordskills - SUBMISSION
archaism
bravado
cliche
congeal
n. a thing that is very old or old-fashioned... "Walt Disney sp…
n. a bold manner or a show of boldness intended to impress or…
n. a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of…
v. solidify or coagulate, especially by cooling.... "The jello…
archaism
n. a thing that is very old or old-fashioned... "Walt Disney sp…
bravado
n. a bold manner or a show of boldness intended to impress or…
20 terms
Wordskill 11
Alternative
Barter
Commerce
Confine
Choice
Trade
Business
Restricted
Alternative
Choice
Barter
Trade
50 terms
Wordskills 39/40
while sth else is happening
a statement without proof that sb has…
an attempt to stop people discovering…
a person who provides information espe…
amid sth
allegation
cover-up
source
while sth else is happening
amid sth
a statement without proof that sb has…
allegation
20 terms
Red Wordskills Unit 15
apparel
bewitch
compel
competitor
clothing
to attract as if by the power of magic or witchcraft
force
one who strives for an object, prize, or position
apparel
clothing
bewitch
to attract as if by the power of magic or witchcraft
20 terms
Wordskills: Unit 9
Burrow
Colleague
Component
Dilution
A whole or tunnel dug by an animal; to dig a tunnel; search
Fellow worker
An ingredient; serving as one of the parts of something; prop…
The thinning down of a mixture by the addition of water or ot…
Burrow
A whole or tunnel dug by an animal; to dig a tunnel; search
Colleague
Fellow worker
50 terms
Wordskills 33/34
put your name on an official list
register to join a course, school etc.
the act of sending sb to get proffesio…
advice from another person (i.e. not t…
register (at/for/with sth)
enrol
referral
second opinion
put your name on an official list
register (at/for/with sth)
register to join a course, school etc.
enrol
20 terms
Wordskills Unit 10 Grade 10
appropriate
assume
depress
distinctly
suitable or to take for one's own use
to take on or to suppose
to press down or to sadden
unmistakably or differently
appropriate
suitable or to take for one's own use
assume
to take on or to suppose
60 terms
Wordskills 37/38
a country's army, navy and air force (2)
a part of a large organization (.....…
a planned military or police action
a person or group of people who protec…
the armed forces, the military
branch
operation
guard
a country's army, navy and air force (2)
the armed forces, the military
a part of a large organization (.....…
branch
30 terms
Wordskills 43/44
an area or region with particularre fe…
broken stones or brick from a building…
not readdily available in shoort supply
1 present sb or fill sth with too much…
zone
rubble
scarce
overwhelm sb/sth
an area or region with particularre fe…
zone
broken stones or brick from a building…
rubble
20 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 13
adapt
agent
buffer
component
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
any person or device that serves to prevent a sharp impact be…
essential part; element; ingredient; serving as one of the pa…
adapt
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
agent
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
20 terms
Wordskills Lesson 23: Synonyms
abject
androgynous
aver
circumscribe
wretched, contemptible, miserable
unisex, asexual
assert, affirm, declare
encircle, restrict, limit
abject
wretched, contemptible, miserable
androgynous
unisex, asexual
20 terms
Wordskills Unit 7 Orange
Convalescence
Expose
Hazard
Noxious
period of recovery after illness or surgery
to leave without protection; to make known; to reveal
danger; risk
harmful to health; injurious
Convalescence
period of recovery after illness or surgery
Expose
to leave without protection; to make known; to reveal
62 terms
Wordskills 41/42
1 a famous person, 2 the state of bein…
if you ........... ...., it is right t…
an investigation into the opinions or…
the state of being alone and not watch…
celeb, celebrity, fame, personality
deserve sth
survey
privacy
1 a famous person, 2 the state of bein…
celeb, celebrity, fame, personality
if you ........... ...., it is right t…
deserve sth
20 terms
Wordskills: Unit 6
Abandon
Assembly
Considerable
Converge
To give up something; dessert
A fitting together of parts
Large; important
To come together at a point
Abandon
To give up something; dessert
Assembly
A fitting together of parts
57 terms
Wordskills 31/32
special words nd phrases used by peopl…
the secret numbers or letters you have…
the name you use to operate a computer…
perform te actins that let yo startto…
jargon
password
username
log on/in
special words nd phrases used by peopl…
jargon
the secret numbers or letters you have…
password
21 terms
Wordskill 15
Anticipate
Approximate
Ascertain
Contemplation
Expect
Estimate
Find Out
Thought
Anticipate
Expect
Approximate
Estimate
20 terms
Wordskills: Unit 7
Acheivement
Acquire
Defect
Desperate
Accomplishment
To get; come to have one's own
Fault or deficiency ; to abandon a country or cause
Without hope
Acheivement
Accomplishment
Acquire
To get; come to have one's own
20 terms
Wordskills Lesson 22 - Synonyms
aberrant
anachrononistic
augment
circumlocution
abnormal, deviant, atypical
old-fashioned, antedeluvian, outdated
increase, supplement, enlarge
evasion, periphrasis, dodging
aberrant
abnormal, deviant, atypical
anachrononistic
old-fashioned, antedeluvian, outdated
20 terms
Wordskills Orange Unit 3
clan
cleft
complex
conifer
a division of a tribe claiming common ancestors, a group of f…
split or divided in two
composed of many parts
a bush or tree that produces cones
clan
a division of a tribe claiming common ancestors, a group of f…
cleft
split or divided in two
51 terms
Wordskills 35/36
crime committed by professional crimin…
the buying and selling of sth illegall…
the money you receive when you sell or…
the crime of moving goods or people il…
organized crime
trafficking
proceeds (of sth)
smuggling
crime committed by professional crimin…
organized crime
the buying and selling of sth illegall…
trafficking
27 terms
Wordskills Lesson #6
Ann (enn)
Apt (ept)
Carn
Cid
Year
Fit
Meat, flesh
Kill
Ann (enn)
Year
Apt (ept)
Fit
20 terms
Wordskills, Unit 11
contour
counterblance
delinquency
deviousness
[kän'toor]... n. the outline of a figure or body; the edge or li…
[koun'tər bal'əns]... n. a weight balancing another weight; an e…
[di liŋ'kwən sē]... n. failure in or neglect of duty or obligati…
[dē'vē əs nes]... adj. departing from the most direct way; circu…
contour
[kän'toor]... n. the outline of a figure or body; the edge or li…
counterblance
[koun'tər bal'əns]... n. a weight balancing another weight; an e…
20 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 15
abstract
assertion
deplorable
devotion
not easy to understand; theoretical; summary; to summarize
something that is stated positively; declaration
regrettable; very bad; wretched
loyalty; dedication
abstract
not easy to understand; theoretical; summary; to summarize
assertion
something that is stated positively; declaration
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 3
deserve
display
especially
financial
(v.) to have a right to; be worthy of;
(n.) a planned showing of a thing; (v.) to show;
(adv.) particularly; more than others;
(adj.) having to do with money matters;
deserve
(v.) to have a right to; be worthy of;
display
(n.) a planned showing of a thing; (v.) to show;
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 2
application
appreciate
attention
career
(n.) relevance or practicality; a written request; putting to…
(v.) to think highly or, value;
(n.) care and thought; consideration; notice;
(n.) one's progress through life or in one's work; job; occup…
application
(n.) relevance or practicality; a written request; putting to…
appreciate
(v.) to think highly or, value;
20 terms
Wordskills Red Unit 2
abnormal
accumulated
cluster
curious
unusual
collected
group
eager to learn; questioning
abnormal
unusual
accumulated
collected
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 11
approximate
conduct
crisis
degree
(adj.) nearly correct; (v.) to come near to;
(v.) to guide or lead; (n.) way of acting;
(n.) a time of great difficulty or danger; the turning point…
(n.) unit for measuring temperature; amount; extent; a social…
approximate
(adj.) nearly correct; (v.) to come near to;
conduct
(v.) to guide or lead; (n.) way of acting;
20 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 5
appall
apparently
characteristic
deadpan
to shock; to dismay; to horrify
seemingly; evidently; according to appearances
trait or feature that makes a person or thing different from…
showing no feelings; expressionless
appall
to shock; to dismay; to horrify
apparently
seemingly; evidently; according to appearances
20 terms
Wordskills Blue Unit 13
adapt
agent
buffer
component
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
any person or device that serves to prevent a sharp impact be…
essential part; element; ingredient; serving as one of the pa…
adapt
to adjust to new circumstances; to make suitable
agent
force or substance that produces a result; person or firm tha…
15 terms
Wordskills Gold Unit 1
assault
collide
completion
demolish
(n.) a sudden attack, either verbal or physical; (v.) to atta…
(v.) to crash; strike violently against each other;
(n.) a finishing; process of finishing;
(v.) to tear down or smash to pieces;
assault
(n.) a sudden attack, either verbal or physical; (v.) to atta…
collide
(v.) to crash; strike violently against each other;
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