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rancorous (01/17/18)

January 17, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Wednesday

rancorous- hateful Example: The daily rancorous attitude of the woman made her difficult to be kind to....

Querulous (01/16/18)

January 16, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Tuesday

querulous- irritable Example: The more her back ached the more querulous she became as she tried to clean the house.  ...

Restrained (1/15/18)

January 15, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Monday

restrained- controlled, restricted

Render (01/12/18)

January 12, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Friday

Render- to provide or give; cause to be or become; to make or draw Example: The boy was able to render a drawing of the criminal for the police to use....

Perfidious (01/11/18)

January 11, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Thursday

Perfidious: disloyal Example: After years of betrayal the girl decided Allandra was perfidious friend.

Prosaic (01/10/18)

January 10, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Wednesday

prosaic -- run-of-the-mill Example: The student's prosaic summary of the novel sounded like all the others....

Ostentatious (1/9/18)

January 9, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Tuesday

Ostentatious: displaying wealth Example: The ostentatious boy left all the price tags hanging off his clothes.  

Achieve (01/08/18)

January 8, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Monday

Achieve - to get or attain by effort; gain; obtain

Wary (01/05/18)

January 5, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Friday

Wary- watchful, alert Example: As she rounded the corner, she was wary that another zombie would be standing in front of her....

Parched (01/03/18)

January 3, 2018

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Wednesday

Parched: dried up Example: Walking across the desert with no water, all the men became parched.

distraught

December 12, 2017

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Tuesday

distraught adjective 1. distracted; deeply agitated 2. mentally deranged; crazed Example 1: She wrote her poem on the subway on her way home, but missed her stop because she was so distraught. Example 2: She wa...

admonish

December 5, 2017

Filed under ACT Vocab Prep, Tuesday

admonish verb 1. to caution, advise, or counsel against something. 2. to reprove or scold, especially in a mild and good-willed manner Example 1: The professor does admonish the tendency of popular...

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