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Vocabulary


Week 1

 

procrastinate---put off till later

transparent---able to see through clearly

futile---useless; in vain

discard---throw away

immense---extremely large; huge; mammoth

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Week 2

 

ominous---seeming evil or dangerous; menacing

elated---overjoyed

livid---outrageously angry

notorious---well-know in an unpleasant way

ricochet---to bounce off of

 

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Week 3

 

tentative---unsure; not define

conceal---to hide

authentic---real

counterfeit---fake

pristine---pure; untouched; crystal clear

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Week 4

 

finite---having an end

infinite---endless; going on forever

obsolete---out of date

postpone---reschedule of later

disintegrate---to completely fall apart

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Week 5

 

aroma---pleasant smell

crucial---very important

harass---to irritate or bother

tether---to tie up; a short rope or chain

chronological---in time order

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Week 6

 

taunt---to tease

mutiny---sailors gang up against the captain

humongous---huge

intentionally---on purpose

gullible---easily fooled or tricked

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Week 7

 

coax---persuade; talk into

perspiration---sweat

muffle---quiet the sound

commotion---uproar or disturbance

omit---to leave out

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Week 8

 

versatile---multi-talented; able to do many things

treacherous---dangerous

acronym---an abbreviation using the first letters ie: UFO Unidentified Flying Object

rescind---to cancel; to take back a decision

adamant---firm in purpose or opinion


Week 9

 

obvious---clearly seen or understood

immaculate---extremely clean

familiar---to know well; experienced often

lackadaisical---careless in manner

timid---shy; lacking self-confidence

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Week 10

 

detest---to hate

orchard---a field of fruit

oppose---to be against

expedite---to speed up a process

perspective---one's point view

 

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Week 11

 

chaotic---disorderly

sinister---threatening evil

persistent---to not give up; keep trying

evasive---to avoid

jeopardy---danger

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Week 12

 

reluctant---unwilling

imperative---absolutely necessary

rendezvous---a planned meeting

unanimous---everyone agrees

retaliate---to get back at; return wrong for wrong

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