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Vocabulary Workshop Level G Unit 3


Vocabulary Workshop Level G (Grade 12) Unit 3

Vocabulary Workshop Level G (Grade 12) Unit 3

ًWord List

  1. cavort
    (v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
  2. nefarious
    (adj.) wicked, depraved, devoid of moral standards
  3. credence
    (n.) belief, mental acceptance
  4. piquant
    (adj.) stimulating to the taste or mind; spicy, pungent; appealingly provocative
  5. decry
    (v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreciate
  6. primordial
    (adj.) developed or created at the very beginning; going back to the most ancient times or earliest stage; fundamental, basic
  7. dissemble
    (v.) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression
  8. propinquity
    (n.) nearness in place or time; kinship
  9. distraught
    (adj.) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or mental conflict
  10. substantive
    (adj.) real, having a solid basis; considerable in number or amount; meaningful and on topic
  11. eulogy
    (n.) a formal statement of commendation; high praise
  12. unwonted
    (adj.) not usual or expected; not in character
  13. evince
    (v.) to display clearly, to make evident, to provoke
  14. utopian
    (adj.) founded upon or involving a visionary view of an ideal world; impractical
  15. exhume
    (v.) to remove from a grave; to bring to light
  16. verbiage
    (n.) language that is too wordy or inflated in proportion to the sense or content, wordiness; a manner of expression
  17. feckless
    (adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irresponsible, unreliable
  18. verdant
    (adj.) green in tint or color; immature in experience or judgment
  19. murky
    (adj.) dark and gloomy, obscure; lacking in clarity and precision
  20. viscous
    (adj.) having a gelatinous or gluey quality, lacking in easy movement or fluidity

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