Adjourn. V. To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place Syn : Suspend Ant: Open, call to order. “I would like to suspend and adjourn this proceeding right now!”. Alien. N. A citizen of another country; Adj. foreign, strange Syn : exotic, unfamiliar
V. To stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Ant: Open, call to order
“I would like to suspend and adjourn this proceeding
Adj: Having a pleasing appearance
Syn: good-looking, attractive
Ant: plain, homely, ugly, repulsive
V. To make up for; to repay for services
Syn: pay back, reimburse, recompense
Ant: fail to reward, stiff
adj.: loose in one’s morals or behavior
Syn: dissipated immoral corrupt
ANT: moral, proper
Would a dissolute prince be a good or bad prince?
Adj. : Not regular or consistent; different from what is ordinarily expected
Syn: irregular, inconsistent, unpredictable
Ant.: steady, consistent, dependable
Can you think of another vocab. word that is a synonym for erratic?
N. The process of driving or forcing out
Syn.: ejection, ouster, eviction
Ant.: admittance, admission
A judge can kick you out of a courtroom. That would be an expulsion.
N. A deliberately deceptive movement, a pretense
V. To make a deceptive movement;
Syn: trick, ruse, subterfuge, dodge
Football players, like the great Walter Payton, feint to avoid tacklers!
N.: Food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated purpose
Syn.: feed provender
“It’s going to be a long winter…I better have enough fodder to help my cattle make it.”
Reinforce, shore up
WEAKEN, UNDERMINE, SAP, IMPAIR
The kids fortified their Lincoln logs to keep it from falling down.
This is becoming a lost art! Practice it!
Unreadable, indecipherable, distinct, scribbled
Readable, decipherable, distinct
How does it make you feel when people jeer at you?
Isn’t this much better Be sincere…
Laugh at, mock, taunt
Applause, plaudits, accolades
What types of skills do you have that will help you be lucrative?
Unprofitable, losing, in the red.
Multiple, mushroom, burgeon
Decrease, diminish, dwindle, slack off
Subdue, vanquish, master
What are examples of subjugation you can think of?
Be conquered, submit, surrender
When have you chosen to be subjugated?
Cleanse, purify, doctrinate
Tempt, lead on, make one’s mouth water
Can you think of another new word that is similar to this one?
What are some things that tantalize you? How do you handle the temptations?
Satisfy, fulfill, gratify
Concise, succinct, crisp, short and sweet
Often the best jingles are terse. Can you think of some examples?
Verbose, wordy, diffuse, prolix
When you are unflinching, you have a better chance of victory!
Resolute, steadfast, unwavering
Irresolute, wavering, vacillating