Wordly Wise Semester 2 Final Study Quiz

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Can you name the vocab words for semester 2 finals?

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n. a source of great wealth; something that brings great riches
adj. 1. causing horror; extremely gruesome. 2. glowing with the redness of flames seen through a haze
n. anything that is puzzling, mysterious, or hard to figure out
n. a rapidly spreading and usually fatal disease
n. the attempt to improve the well-being of those in need by donating money or aid
v. to soften or tone down the sound of. adj. not speaking or not able to speak; silent
adj. not bringing about the desired effect; futile
n. a wealthy and powerful business person
v. to select and remove weak or inferior members from
n. wealth
v. 1. to struggle with in close combat; to wrestle. 2. to come to grips with. n. an iron shaft with a claw for grasping and holding things
v. 1. to hurt the reputation of. 2. to destroy confidence or trust in.
v. to illustrate by being an example of
v. to fail to develop, change, or move
adj. intensely eager; passionate
adj. highly skilled; expert
n. submitting to the wishes of another because of respect
n. physical strength or courage to resist hardship, illness, or fatigue
adj. not moving, changing, or developing
n. a form of a language spoken in a certain geographical region that has its own grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary
adj. so distorted or strange as to appear bizarre or comical
v. to plead in favor of; to defend. n. one who argues for or defends a person, group, or idea
adj. marked by freshness or originality; willing to try new things
adj. generously supplied with money or possessions; wealthy
n. 1. a comoplete view of a surrounding area. 2. a thorough presentation of a subject
v. 1. to bring about or inflict. 2. to express or vent
adj. inclined to keep one's thoughts and feelings to oneself; quiet and reserved.
n. silence or reserve
n. 1. a basic food that is used frequently and in large amounts. 2. a U-shaped fastener with sharp edges. v. to attach with ______s. adj. most important; principal
adj. 1. very brutal, wicked, or cruel. 2. appallingly bad; outrageous
adj. complicated; having many related details or parts
v. to encourage or assist in some activity, especially a questionable one
adj. not suitable; inappropriate or improper
adj. greatly respected; holy; sacred
adj. clearly offensive or bad; conspicuously acting against what is right
v. to exchange playful, teasing remarks. n. light, playful conversation
v. to go or come before in time, rank, or position
adj. determined by chance or whim rather than by reason or necessity
adj. showing impatience because of restrictions or delays
n. an act of great cruelty and wickedness
adj. abundantly productive
v. to be forced to give up or lose. n. something lost or given up as a result of an error failing
adj. showing ill will or hatred; producing harm or evil
adj. 1. having to do with shepherds and herders. 2. relating to country life, and often presented as charmingly simple
v. to quarrel in a noisy or angry way
adj. having terrible consequences; urgent or desperate
v. to increase in size, amount, or degree
n. 1. money or property left to another in a will. 2. something passed on to those who come after
adj. having great bulk or volume; ample
v. to level to the ground; to destroy completely
adj. annoying; tedious
v. to advance little by little beyond the usual limits or boundaries
v. to thwart; to make difficulties for or finding problems with
adj. alike or close in meaning; closely related
adj. 1. giving off light. 2. clear, easy to understand
adj. kind; gracious; gentle. 2. favorable; not threatening
adj. 1. incapable of making an error; never wrong. 2. unlikely to go wrong or fail
v. to exchange goods or services without the use of money. n. the exchange of goods or services without the use of money
v. to cause to continue indefinitely
adj. puzzling; mysterious
n. something new; a new way of doing something.
v. to compete for, as in a contest
n. a person with extensive knowledge, especially of the fine arts; a person of refined tastes
v. 1. to put off or postpone. 2. to yield to out of respect for the knowledge or authority of another
n. a state of confusion or agitation; tumult
v. to lose hope, strength, or vitality because of neglect or bad conditions
adj. incapable of being controlled or held back
adj. not safe or secure; dangerously uncertain
n. an area of wet, swampy ground; deep mud. v. to get stuck as if in a swamp; unable to make progress
v. 1. to give careful thought to; to ponder. 2. to have plans to; to intend

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