WW9 L2

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WW9 L2
2012-09-28 01:03:56
Wordly Wise Book Lesson

Wordly Wise Book 9 Lesson 2
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  1. alacrity
    n. Promptness in responding.

    n. Eagerness.
  2. array
    • 1. n. A large group of people or things.
    • 2. n. An orderly arrangement or display.
    • 3. v. To place in order.
    • 4. v. To dress up
  3. encumber
    • 1. v. To weigh down or burden.
    • 2. v. To impede the action of.
  4. fraught
    adj. Full of or accompanied by (usually followed by with).
  5. haphazard
    adj. Marked by lack of plan, order, or direction.
  6. incontrovertible
    adj. Impossible to dispute; unquestionable.
  7. inexplicable
    adj. Hard to explain or impossible to understand.
  8. laggard
    n, adj. One who falls behind others because of moving slowly or loitering; a straggler.
  9. sustenance
    n. Something that provides nourishment; food needed to live.
  10. torrid
    • adj. Intensely hot and dry.
    • Burning with passion.
  11. traverse
    v. To pass over, across, or through.
  12. ubiquitous
    adj. Appearing to be present in large numbers or in many different places.
  13. zenith
    • n. The highest point; the peak.
    • The point in the sky directly above the observer.
  14. deduce
    v. To draw a conclusion from given facts.
  15. ingenious
    adj. Marked by imagination, resourcefulness, or cleverness.
  16. encumbrance
  17. Ingenuity