Parsons' E-room 109--Vocab. Page

School:Boyd County Middle School
Location:Ashland KY

Stingray Chaser

Free stingrays and remove harmful algae from the ocean. After removing enough debris from the stingrays, you will be asked to select the correct answer to continue.


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!

Word Find

Play the classic Word Search and find game.

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!


Play hangman with your words. Guess letters to form words from the lists that are added by people just like you! Practice your classroom lists.

List Content

List for April 30th Test

  • Discordant -- Disagreeable to the ear; uncomfortable.
  • Accentuate -- To give emphasis or prominence to.
  • Recoup -- To regain or recover from; heal.
  • Anomaly -- Deviation from the common rule
  • Banister -- The balustrade of a staircase; handrail.
  • Revered -- Regard with respect and devotion.
  • Antiquated -- Relating to, or coming from the past.

List from 4/1/2010

  • acceleration -- an increase in speed
  • sinister -- threatening evil; bad
  • atrophy -- a wasting away of the body or of an organ
  • sanctum -- a sacred or holy place
  • scepter -- a rod or wand held in the hand of someone in imperial power
  • barnacle -- a marine crustacean with a shell that usually attaches to a ship or some other underwater object
  • salamander -- a tailed amphibian with soft, moist, scaleless skin

Mrs. O's Words--Adversary

  • Hasten -- To move or act swiftly
  • Stamina -- Endurance
  • Versatile -- Having varied uses
  • Emerge -- To become known or visible
  • Serenity -- Quality of calmness or peacefulness
  • Kindle -- To excite a feeling
  • Diminish -- To reduce or decrease
  • Multitude -- A very large number
  • Adversary -- An opponent or enemy
  • Attentive -- Considerate

Vocab. List 3/22/2010

  • redundant -- characterized by unnecessary repetition
  • disheveled -- untidy; disarranged; disorderly; messy and discombobulated
  • variable -- having much diversity; capable of change
  • scenario -- a sequence of events (like a plot); a situation
  • absorption -- to take in a liquid (as does a sponge, skin, or cell wall)
  • saga -- a long, detailed report; a lengthy account of some event
  • disparity -- lack of similarity or equality; difference

Vocab. List 3/8/2010

  • augment -- to build up or enhance
  • salutation -- a greeting or way of saying hello
  • attribute-verb -- to give credit to
  • reciprocate -- to give and receive, in turn
  • artisan -- skilled craftman; one who creates
  • bantam -- little, small, diminutive
  • shoddy -- of poor quality

Vocabulary List 8

  • Anthology -- Book; collection of selected writings.
  • Biology -- The science of living matter.
  • Gratification -- Satisfying desire or feeling of appreciation .
  • Barometer -- Instrument that measures atmospheric pressure.
  • Saunter -- Walk with a leisurely gait; stroll
  • Antidote -- A medicine or other remedy.
  • Reconnaissance -- Search for useful military information.
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