final study guide vocab
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final study guide vocab
study guide for final vocabulary
n. An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb.
n. 1. Promptness in responding.
v. To refer to in an indirect way (used with to).
adj. Expressing love or the state of being in love.
v. To analyze and determine the nature, value, or importance of.
v. To express deep regret or sorrow over.
v. 1. To admit to be true, often reluctantly.
2. To grant or let have.
n. A person living during the same period as another.
adj. Existing or occurring at the same time.
v. To draw a conclusion from given facts.
v. To consider; to believe.
n. An unproven principle or belief held to be true.
v. To show excessive fondness for (used with on or upon).
v. 1. To put an idea into a form that can be seen.
2. To make part of a system; incorporate.
v. To urge strongly; to warn or appeal.
adj. Exceeding normal bounds; greater or more than seems reasonable.
v. To argue earnestly in an attempt to dissuade or show strong disapproval.
v. To praise highly.
adj. Not necessary; irrelevant.
adj. Having great or significant consequences.
adj. Careless; irresponsible
adj. Full of or accompanied by (usually followed by with).
adj. Hard to explain or impossible to understand.
n. 1. A driving force; anything that causes an action.
2. Increased activity resulting from a driving force.
v. 1. To make poor.
2. To take away.
adj. Not continuous; happening at intervals.
adj. Indulging in ease; avoiding exertion; lazy.
n. An ungrateful person.
n. One who falls behind others because of moving slowly or loitering; a straggler.
v. To feel or express grief.
v. 1. To follow a winding course.
2. To wander aimlessly.
n. 1. A theme or idea in a work of art or literature that is developed or repeated.
2. A figure or design repeated in the decoration of something, such as a building or textile.
adj. Of or relating to money or currency.
adj. Required or demanded.
n. The art of public speaking.
n. 1. Personal belongings.
2. Equipment associated with a particular activity.
adj. Deep in thought; dreamily thoughtful.
v. 1. To measure the depth of water.
2. To reach the deepest part of.
3. To understand by examining closely; to solve.
adj. Straight up and down; vertical.
v. 1. To reproduce.
2. To cause to reproduce.
3. To foster the spread of.
adj. Careful of and attentive to details, especially ones relating to good manners and behavior.
n. A showy or dignified display.
adj. Showing sound judgment; wise.
adj. Doing or requiring a lot of sitting.
adj. Marked by simplicity and lack of luxury.
v. To support by giving financial aid.
adj. Artificially stiff or formal in manner.
n. A visit or temporary stay.
v. To stay for a while.
n. Something that provides nourishment; food needed to live.
adj. Relating to the everyday world as opposed to that which is spiritual or eternal.
adj. 1. ravenous; desiring and eating a large amount of food.
2. Greatly eager.
adj. Making one’s feelings known in a loud way.
adj. Characterized by a ready flow of words; talkative.
adj. 1. Ignoring what is right.
2. Excessive or unrestrained.
3. Playful or frolicsome.
v. To get smaller, dimmer, or weaker; to near an end.