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Vocabulary, Week 3 Ms. Howard 9 th Grade Literature/Composition March 9, 2015
Vocabulary Expectations and Routine: Tuesday: Synonyms, Antonyms, Etymology Wednesday: Sentences Thursday: Wildcard Friday: Quiz Quiz Format: Words spelled correctly; definitions; sentence writing; cumulative. Quizlet is your friend! Extra Credit Opportunity: Vocabulary words used in WRITTEN assignments will receive 1pt. per usage.
Vocabulary, Week 3 1.abhor (v.): to regard with horror/loathing 2.brandish (v.): to wave in a menacing fashion 3.pinnacle (n.): a high peak 4.premeditated (adj.): considered beforehand 5.solace (n.): comfort; relief
Vocabulary, Week 3 6. supple (adj.): bending easily; adaptable 7. apathy (n.): a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest 8. parsimonious (adj.): stingy; miserly 9. recalcitrant (adj.): stubbornly disobedient 10. quandary (n.): a state of perplexity or doubt
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