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Render (01/12/18)

January 12, 2018

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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....

Wary (01/05/18)

January 5, 2018

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

clandestine

December 1, 2017

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clandestine adjective 1. done in secrecy or concealment, especially for purposes of subversion or deception; private or surreptitious Example: Romeo and Juliet were clandestine lovers. ...

scurrilous

November 23, 2017

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scurrilous adjective 1. grossly or obscenely abusive 2. characterized by or using low buffoonery; coarsely jocular or derisive Example 1: The citizen shouted a scurrilous attack on the mayor. Example 2: M...

octogenarian (11/17/17)

November 17, 2017

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octogenarian adjective    1. between 80 and 90 years old Example: The octogenarians loved line-dancing night at the rest home....

Belittle (11/10/17)

November 11, 2017

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belittle verb (used with object), belittled, belittling. 1. to regard or portray as less impressive or important than appearancesindicate; depreciate;  disparage. Example: The teacher was wrong to belittle the studen...

feint (11/3/17)

November 3, 2017

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feint noun 1. a movement made in order to deceive an adversary; an attack aimed at one place or point merely as a distraction from the real place or point of attack. Example: The military feint fooled the Germans into believi...

Friday 9.8.2017

September 4, 2017

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Bright: 1) Adj. giving out or reflecting light: shining, vivid, bold; 2) adj. intelligent and quick-witted

Words of the Week: Friday 2.10.17

February 10, 2017

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Practice- A customary way of operation or behavior

Words of the Week: Friday 1.27.17

January 27, 2017

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Tactful- diplomatic, polite

Words of the Week: Friday 12.9.16

December 9, 2016

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provocative- inflammatory

Words of the Week: Friday 12.02.16

December 2, 2016

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Precocious: talented beyond one's age

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