UHS 12M English

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Vocabulary Pinball Click on the red flipper buttons to keep the ball in play. Try to hit all of the letters with the ball to spell a word. Next, choose the correct definition for the word. A correct answer gives a free ball and an incorrect takes a ball away. Hold down and release the green button to launch the ball! Try all of the lists or register to make your own!

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Word Scramble - Words Only

Solve the scrambled words by moving the tiles around. Use the vocabulary definition or math answers to provide you the hint you need!

Word Scramble - Problems and Definitions

Solve the scrambled words by moving the tiles around. Use the vocabulary definition or math answers to provide you the hint you need!


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List Content

UHS 12M Week 5 Vocab (1)

  • incorrigable -- uncorrectable
  • inquisition -- an official investigation with a lack of regard for individual rights; a cruel punishment
  • sagacity -- the quality of being shrewd or wise
  • convalesce -- to return to health and strength after illness; recuperate
  • prerequisite -- required before hand
  • prorogation -- discontinuing the meeting of a legislative body without dissolving it; a postponement or deferment
  • valetudinarian -- a sickly or weak person, especially one who is constantly and morbidly concerned with his or her health
  • vincable -- able to be conquered
  • derogatory -- expressive of low opinion; disparaging; belittling; tending to detract or diminish
  • presage -- to foreshadow or portend a future event

UHS 12M Week 5 Vocab (2)

  • adulation -- flattery; admiration
  • resplendent -- dazzling; glorious; brilliant
  • deplore -- regret strongly; express grief over
  • evince -- demonstrate
  • affable -- easily approachable; warmly friendly
  • depravity -- corruption; wickedness
  • pernicious -- very destructive
  • strident -- loud and harsh; insistent
  • pragmatic -- practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with the practical worth or impact of something
  • sycophant -- servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man

Vocabulary Review 1

  • immutable -- unchangeable
  • vacillate -- waver; fluctuate
  • penchant -- strong inclination; liking
  • conjure -- to affect or influence by or as if by invocation or spell; to summon (a devil or spirit) by magical or supernatural power
  • aberrant -- abnormal or deviant
  • querulous -- fretful; whining
  • deplore -- regret strongly; express grief over
  • effervescent -- exuberant; bubbly and excited
  • accolade -- award of merit
  • relish -- savor; enjoy
  • perfunctory -- superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm
  • fortuitous -- accidental; by chance
  • hyperbole -- exaggeration; overstatement
  • dissipate -- squander; waste; scatter
  • injurious -- inflicting or tending to inflict harm or hurt

Vocabulary Review 2

  • perjury -- the willful giving of false testimony under oath
  • paltry -- insignificant; petty; trifling
  • plicate -- folded like a fan; pleated
  • infidel -- a person who does not accept a particular religion
  • ply -- to work with diligently; employ busily; wield
  • laconic -- brief and to the point
  • transcendent -- surpassing; exceeding ordinary limits; superior
  • reprehensible -- deserving blame
  • complicity -- involvement as an accomplice or associate in wrongdoing in a questionable act or a crime
  • corpuscle -- an unattached cell, especially a blood or lymph cell
  • intermittent -- periodic; on and off
  • pugnacity -- combativeness; disposition to fight
  • impecunious -- without money
  • obdurate -- stubborn
  • fideism -- reliance on faith rather than reason in pursuit of religious truth
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