Worksheets of Hyde Park Central School District for 8th Grade

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abhor
v. fill with horror and loathing; horrify; hate
abrasive
a. rubbing away; tending to grind down
alternative
a. one of two or more things, ideas or courses of action that may be used; option; choice
ambiguous
a. unclear or doubtful in meaning
amiss
a. out of proper order; not in perfect shape; faulty
anarchy
n. absence of governing body; state of disorder; political disorder and confusion
anonymous
a. having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name
anthology
n. book of literary selections by various authors
apathy
n. lack of caring; indifference
apprehend
v. take into custody; arrest a criminal; grasp mentally; perceive
assimilate
v. incorporate and absorb into mind; make similar; cause to resemble
assumption
n. something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of
audacious
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
authority
n. jurisdiction; power to enforce laws
avid
a. greedy; eager for; marked by keen interest and enthusiasm
ban
n. official prohibition; decree that prohibits something
belligerent
a. inclined or eager to fight; aggressive
bisect
v. cut in half or cut in two
bizarre
a. fantastic; very strange and unusuall in style or appearance
boycott
v. refrain from buying or using
capable
a. having the ability required for a specific task
cause
n. a person or thing that gives rise to an action
characterize
v. distinguish; be characteristic of; be a distinctive trait or mark of
chronological
a. arranged in order of time of occurrence
commence
v. have a beginning or origin; originate; start; begin
compels
v. force somebody to do something
concise
a. brief and compact; expressing much in few words
conclude
v. enclose; reach as an end of reasoning; make final determination ; judge or decide; bring to an end
confiscate
v. officially take private property away from someone, usually by legal authority
conjecture
v. guess, based on the appearance of a situation and not on proof
conscientious
a. wishing to do what is right, especially to do one's work or duty well and thoroughly; diligent; responsible; reliable
consecutive
a. following one after another without interruption; sequential
consistent
a. being in agreement with itself; always behaving or happening in a similar
construct
v. form by assembling or combining parts; build; create
contrast
n. act of distinguishing by comparing differences
corroborate
v. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; support with evidence
depict
v. represent in a picture or sculpture; portray in words; describe
derive
v. obtain or receive from a source; trace the origin or development of
despicable
a. fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless
despondent
a. unhappy and with no hope or enthusiasm
elapse
v. slip or glide away; pass away silently
embark
v. commence; go on board a boat or airplane; begin a journey
encompass
v. surround; form a circle or ring around; enclose; envelop
endeavor
v. attempt by employing effort; try to do something
evidence
n. something which makes evident or manifest; any mode of proof
evoke
v. bring out; arouse; call forth
feasible
a. capable of being accomplished or brought about
focus
n. most important thing; a fixed reference point; center of interest or activity
formula
n. plan; directions for making something; a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement
generation
n. all offspring at same stage from common ancestor; interval of time between the birth of parents and their offspring
gruesome
a. causing horror; frightful and shocking
imminent
a. near at hand; close in time; about to occur
impel
v. drive or force onward; drive forward; urge to action through moral pressure
imperative
n. having power command or control; critically importance; some duty that is essential and urgent
inspire
v. encourage; inspirit; fire the imagination of
integrate
v. make whole; combine; make into one unit
interrogate
v. question closely; examine by questioning formally or officially
merge
v. combine; unite
modify
v. alter; make partial or minor changes to
mutiny
n. open rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)
narrate
v. to give an account or tell the story of
novice
n. beginner; person new to a field or activity
obsolete
a. no longer useful; outmoded; antiquated
opposition
n. condition of being in conflict; act of opposing something
perish
v. be destroyed; pass away; become nothing
perspective
n. appearance of things; view, outlook, or vista
persuasive
a. capable of convincing; having the power to induce action or belief
plagiarize
v. steal another's ideas and pass them off as one's own
precise
a. exact; clearly expressed; accurate or correct
prediction
n. something foretold or predicted; prophecy
prevalent
a. widespread; widely or commonly occurring, existing, accepted
procedure
n. act or manner of moving forward; steps taken in an action
profound
a. deep; not superficial; far-reaching
proprietor
n. one who has legal title to something; owner
prudent
a. cautious; careful in regard to one's own interests
pseudonym
n. pen name; fictitious name used when someone performs a particular social role
quote
v. name the price of; state a price for securities, goods, or services
rebel
v. revolt; resist or defy an authority; break with established customs
rebuff
v. offer sudden or harsh resistance; turn down or shut out; repel or drive back
rebuke
v. scold harshly; criticize severely
recur
v. reappear; happen or occur again
resilient
a. elastic; having power of springing back or recover readily
response
n. the manner in which an electrical or mechanical device responds to an input signal or a range of input signals
reverberate
v. to throw or bend back, from a surface; ring or echo with sound; spring back; spring away from an impact
significant
a. fairly large; important in effect or meaning
similar
a. like or alike; of the same kind
simulate
v. make a pretence of; reproduce someone's behavior or looks
simultaneous
a. existing, happening, or done at the same time
source
n. point of origin, such as spring, of stream or river; one that causes, creates, or initiates
specific
a. stated explicitly or in detail; definite
spontaneous
a. arising without external cause; growing without cultivation or human labor
surmise
v. guess; infer something without sufficiently conclusive evidence
theory
n. doctrine or scheme of things; general or abstract principles of any science
tirade
n. extended scolding; long angry or violent speech
universal
a. relating to the entire world or all within the world; affecting all; present everywhere
validate
v. confirm; ratify; declare or make legally valid
variable
n. factor; something that is likely to vary; changeable; inconstant
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