Vocabulary Unit A

Content words from "7th Grade" and Academic Vocabulary words
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  1. abbreviate
    shorten
  2. caption
    brief description accompanying an illustration
  3. consequence
    a phenomenon that is caused by some previous phenomenon
  4. contemporary
    occurring in the same period of time
  5. element
    a substance that cannot be separated into simpler substances
  6. identify
    recognize as being
  7. influence
    a power to affect persons or events
  8. plausible
    apparently reasonable and valid, and truthful
  9. reflect
    throw or bend back from a surface
  10. structure
    a complex entity made of many parts
  11. bustle
    move or cause to move energetically or busily
  12. conviction
    an unshakable belief in something without need for proof
  13. ferocity
    the property of being aggressive or forceful
  14. linger
    remain present although waning or gradually dying
  15. portly
    fairly fat
  16. quiver
    shake with fast, tremulous movements
  17. scowl
    frown with displeasure
  18. sheepish
    showing a sense of shame
  19. trudge
    walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud
  20. unison
    the state of corresponding exactly
Created on October 2, 2018

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