Vocabulary Unit 6:



1. Lucy Lescota. Abject (adj.) degraded; base, contempitble; cringing, servile; complete and unrelieved.
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After Pikachu discovered that his ketchup bottle was broken, he had a very abject attitude for the rest of the day.

Krista Meyermann.
Agnostic
(n.)
one who believes that nothing can be known about
God; (adj.)
without faith, skeptical
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Cenk Uygur, co-host of Young Turks, often brings up his
agnostic
views on religion during the show.

2. Taylor Draham: Agnostic (n) one who believes that nothing can be known about a God, skeptic;
(adj) without faith, skeptical
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Physics Teacher Clipart Image: A Chemistry Professor Pointing to a White Board.

The chemistry professor was agnostic, and did not believe in any religion.
3. Brenna Koehler: Complicity (n.) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice
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Even though you are only driving the getaway car, you will still be a complicity to the burglary.


4. Sarah White. Derelict (n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj.) left abandoned; neglectful of duty
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The derelict old building was left abandoned after a fire destroyed the interior.

4. Amanda Hamilton. Derelict (n.): a thing or person that is left abandoned. (adj.): left abandoned.

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Jack Sparrow was a derelict when he was sent to Davy Jones’s locker.

4.Christine Miller. Derelict (n.) something/someone that had been abandoneed or neglected
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The house in American Horror Story was a derelict until the new owners bought it and fixed it up.
4. Taylor Schmidt. Derelict (n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj.) left abandoned; neglectful of duty

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The animals in the shelter were left as derelicts by their careless owners.

5. Devin Dromgoole. Diatribe: (n) a bitter and prolonged verbal attack.
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Dr. Cox's favorite way to torture J.D. was by crushing him with malicious diatribes.

6.) Scott Nickelsberg. Effigy: (n). a crude image of a despised person
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The protesters burned an effigy of the dethroned dictator.
7.) Domenica Dowling. Equity (n.) the state of being fair or just and showing impartial or fair treatment.
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The referee showed much equity as he kept an impartial view about the game and made calls for both teams.

8. Richard Schiavone - Inane: (adj) silly, empty of meaning or value
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While most turtles think that toothbrush baths are inane, this turtle is very fond of them.
9. David Basile. Indictment: (n). an accusation, or the act of accusing
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When Stan made an indictment about Scientology being a hoax he was sued by the organization.
9.) Alicia Darcy. Indictment: (n.) the act of accusing; a formal accusation
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When playing the game Clue, I made an indictment that Mr. Green was the killer with the candle stick in the ballroom, but unfortunately, I was wrong.


10.) Joe Kasprack. Indubitable: (adj.) certain, not to be doubted or denied.
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After having to explain to the American that Australia does not have a king, the fancy Brit could not help but gloat at how indubitable he really was.

11. Katie Hogan. Intermittent: (adj.) stopping and starting again at irregular intervals.



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The intermittent rush hour traffic caused me to be fifty minutes late for my appointment.
11. Joseph Connell: intermittent (adj) stopping and beginning again, sporadic
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The intermittent flashing lights of video games and concerts can be very dangerous if you are epileptic.
Monica Emma- Moot (adj/v): debatable or open to discussion.
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The bell at the end of the period left the class debate at a moot point.
13. Sara Sharp. Motif: (n.) a repeated element that makes up an idea or theme in a piece of work.
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One of the motifs in Brave New World is the idea of alienation.

14. Anthony Caputi. Neophyte: (n.) a beginner at something, novice, rookie
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Everyone noticed by the player's at bat that he was the new neophyte of the team.
15. Sam Cyliax. Perspicacity: (n.) keenness in observing and understanding

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A major part of being a detective is having a strong perspicacity so they don't miss any details while solving a case.
16. Dana Schules. Plenary: (adj.) entirely full or complete in all aspects; attended by all qualified members
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After years of arguing, debating, and defending, the plenary jury presented itself on the final day of trial, ready to close the case.


17. Ramil Erasmo. Surveillance: (n.) a watch over a person; careful observation
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Breakthrough discoveries were made when we began to keep wild bears under constant surveillance.

18. Anthony DeAngelis. Sylvan: (adj.) pertaining to forests; located in a forest
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As the man walked down the sylvan path, he listened to the various noises made by the animals inhabiting the area.
18. Kelsey Tannock - Sylvan: relating to or characteristic of woods or forest regions
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The album cover of Taylor Swift's Haunted depicts the song very well, showing her in a beautiful sylvan scene.
19.) Stephen Piccolo. Testy: Easily irritated; impatient and hot-headed
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The testy ostrich chose the wrong elephant to pick a fight with.\
19. Drew Deiling. Testy: (adj.) able to be irritated easily; petulant; characterized by impatience and exasperation
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The soccer player's testy attitude was clearly shown when he yelled at the ref for making one bad call.


19. Julie Millisky. Testy: (adj.) easily irritated; short-fused, easy to annoy
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Brian was an a particularly testy mood on Friday and knocked his classmate out of the chair in his aggravation.

20. Pat Nelson: Travesty: (n) An extremely inferior imitation.
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The travesty of movies is becoming a popular trend.