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Padgett 8V.Unit1

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ADMONISH to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly
BREACH an opening, gap; a violations. To create an opening.
BRIGAND a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
CIRCUMSPECT careful, cautious
COMMANDEER to seize for military or officail use
CUMBERSOME clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
DEADLOCK A standstill resulting from the opposition of two equal forces or factions. To bring to a standstill.
DEBRIS scattered fragments, wreckage
DIFFUSE To spread or scatter freely or widely. Wordy, longwinded, or unfocused.
DILEMMA a difficult or perplexing problem
EFFACE to wipe out; to keep oneself from being noticed
MUDDLE To make a mess of. A hopeless mess.
OPINIONATED stubborn and often unreasonable in holding to one's own ideas, having a closed mind.
PERENNIAL lasting for a long time, persistent. A plant that lives for many years.
PREDISPOSE to incline to beforehand
RELINQUISH to let go, give up
SALVAGE To save from fire or shipwreck. Property thus saved.
SPASMODIC sudden and violent but brief; fitful; intermittent
SPURIOUS not genuine, not true, not valid
UNBRIDLED uncontrolled, lacking in resrtaint
A synonym for CUMBERSOME is clumsy
A synonym for CIRCUMSPECT is cautious
A synonym for ADMONISH is scold
A synonym for MUDDLE is mess
A synonym for SALVAGE is rescue
A synonym for SPASMODIC is irregular
A synonym for UNBRIDLED is unrestrained
A synonym for DIFFUSE is disperse
An antonym for UNBRIDLED is restrained
An antonym for RELINQUISH is keep
An antonym for SPURIOUS is valid
An antonym for BREACH is honor
An antonym for DEADLOCK is agreement
An antonym for OPINIONATED is open-minded
What part of speech is MUDDLE? noun and verb
What part of speech is SPURIOUS? adjective
What part of speech is ADMONISH? verb
What part of speech is SPASMODIC? adjective
What part of speech is EFFACE? verb
What part of speech is PREDISPOSE? verb
Created by: npadgett
 

 



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