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sage – noun. A wise person possessing wisdom and calm . Examples: Many people believe that Ghandi was a sage – he offered wise words and didn’t believe in violence. Sagest – adj. Sagely – adv. Sageness - noun. vacuous - adj. Lacking ideas or intelligence .

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sage noun

sage – noun

A wise person possessing wisdom and calm.

Examples: Many people believe that Ghandi was a sage – he offered wise words and didn’t believe in violence.

Sagest – adj. Sagely – adv. Sageness - noun

vacuous adj
vacuous - adj.

Lacking ideas or intelligence.

Example: The student’s mind was vacuous, therefore he couldn’t think of a creative project for art class.

Vacuously – adv.

Vacuousness – noun

deride verb
deride - verb

To ridicule; to laugh at in scorn or contempt.

Example: The girls derided the new student because she didn’t have the nice clothes that they had.

deridingly – adv.

derider - noun

assail verb
assail - verb

To attack with word or force.

Examples:

The presidential candidate assailed his opponent with slanderous allegations.

The light assailed their eyes after being in the dark cave for three days.

assailer/assailment – noun

assailable – adj.

jargon noun
jargon - noun

Specialized vocabulary used within a specific trade, profession, or occupation.

Skateboarding – kickflip, nollie, grind

Medical – abscess, gastric, radiology

Computer – download, login, intranet

School – ISS, OSS, BAV, BIST

affixes

Affixes

Prefix: Therm

Definition: heat

Examples: thermal, thermometer, thermostat

Suffix: -less

Definition: without or lacking; changes words to adjectives

Examples: childless, selfless, speechless