Presentation on theme: "annex – jovial annex verb incorporate into a country or state the territory of another country or state synonyms: conquer; seize Germany lost World."— Presentation transcript:
annex – jovial
annex verb incorporate into a country or state the territory of another country or state synonyms: conquer; seize Germany lost World War II because they tried to annex Russia.
ascend verb go up; move upwards synonyms: rise; climb Every year there is a race to ascend the stairs at the Willis Tower.
dominion noun power of governing and controlling synonyms: rule; power; domination My boyfriend thinks he’s the boss, but he has no dominion over me.
grievance noun cause of distress that is grounds for complaint synonyms: injustice; wrong I have a grievance with the cafeteria; there are no vegetarian options.
indignant adjective feeling or showing anger at something unfair synonyms: angry; irate The witch was indignant when Dorothy stole her sister’s shoes.
indolence noun inclination to avoid work or exertion synonyms: laziness; sloth James raised indolence to an art form; he was too lazy to clean himself.
inhibit verb hold back or keep from some action synonyms: restrain; repress The cone of shame inhibited my dog from licking her stitches.
integrity noun soundness of moral character synonyms: honesty; honor Many famous people from history got that way because of their integrity.
involuntary adjective not subject to control of the will synonyms: reflexive; automatic Sneezing is involuntary. It will happen when it happens.
jovial adjective endowed with good humor or joyous fellowship synonyms: jolly; merry Lottery winners are usually very jovial— until people start asking for money.
Don’t get confused! principle noun ideal one lives up to Students with principles do not copy another student’s work. principal noun the head of a school Mr. Ratliff is the principal of Thornton High School.