Practice for the test by going to vocabtest.com, grade 6. We will begin with Uit 1 words, and the in-class test is Monday, September 6th.
Unit 1 Words with Definitions
APPAREL (n.) Clothing, especially outer garments; (v.) To dress or put clothes on 89% 11% Right!
BESIEGE (v.) To surround with military forces 80% 20% Right!
COMPRESS (n.) A soft cloth pad applied with pressure to heal an injury; (v.) To press together; To reduce in size or volume 89% 11% Right!
DENOUNCE (v.) To condemn openly; To accuse or criticize as deserving of punishment 77% 23% Right!
DISPATCH (n.) The sending of a message to a destination; (v.) To send off or out for a purpose; To kill 83% 17% Right!
DOUSE (v.) To wet thoroughly; To drench 84% 16% Right!
EXPRESSLY (adv.) Plainly, in so many words; For a particular purpose 78% 22% Right!
FAMISHED (adj.) Extremely hungry 87% 13% Right!
FORSAKE (v.) To give up something; To abandon or desert 80% 20% Right!
GAINFUL (adj.) Bringing in money or some special advantage; Profitable 87% 13% Right!
IMMENSE (adj.) Very large or great in size, extent or quantity 85% 15% Right!
INEPT (adj.) Lacking skill; Not fit or suitable 77% 23% Right!
INGENIOUS (adj.) Showing remarkable originality, inventiveness, or resourcefulness; Clever 85% 15% Right!
INSTANTANEOUS (adj.) Done immediately; Occurring without delay 89% 11% Right!
IRK (v.) To annoy or irritate; To vex 87% 13% Right!
LIBEL (n.) A written statement unfairly or falsely harms the reputation of the person about whom it is made; (v.) To publish false statements that harms one's reputation 77% 23% Right!
MISGIVING (n.) A feeling of doubt, distrust, or uncertainty 81% 19% Right!
OAF (n.) A person regarded as stupid or clumsy 84% 16% Right!
RECEDE (v.) To move back or away 84% 16% Right!
REPAST (n.) A meal, feast or banquet 66% 34% Right!
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