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Vocab Unit 8. Abstract - ADJ. Not concrete; theoretical Numbers are abstract, but they can be represented by symbols. Contentious - ADJ. Quarrelsome; causing quarrels

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abstract adj
Abstract - ADJ
  • Not concrete; theoretical
  • Numbers are abstract, but they can be represented by symbols.
contentious adj
Contentious - ADJ

Quarrelsome; causing quarrels

Jean seems to be a naturally contentious person; I said that weather seems fine today and she replied that it wasn’t true because there were some clouds in the sky.

deride verb
Deride - Verb
  • Ridicule; make fun of
  • Some people deride the study of art as a waste of time.
extricate verb
Extricate - Verb
  • Free; disentangle
  • Many countries are reluctant to commit troop in foreign conflicts because it is often difficult to extricate them.
incongruous adj
Incongruous - ADJ
  • Not fitting; absurd
  • That house built in the design of a ski lodge looks incongruous out here in Macon.
vaporize verb
Vaporize – Verb
  • Turn into vapor
  • At the end of the science fiction movie, the hero fired a gigantic ray gun at the hostile aliens, vaporizing them.