• ADVANCED ELA Vocabulary 7th Grade

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    Vocabulary List 1

    1. evict  - expel from one's property or force to move out 
    2. trek - any long and difficult trip 
    3. infuriate -  make extremely angry 
    4. irrelevant - having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue 
    5. epidemic  - a widespread outbreak of an infectious disease 
    6. sham  - something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be 
    7. impartial - showing lack of favoritism 
    8. abate - become less in amount or intensity 
    9. industrious - characterized by hard work and perseverance 
    10. devastate  - overwhelm or overpower 
    11. precise  - sharply exact or accurate or delimited acknowledge 
    12. acknowledge  - declare to be true or admit the existence or reality of 
    13. estimate  - judge tentatively 
    14. agent - a representative who acts on behalf of others 
    15. authority  - the power or right to give orders or make decisions

    Vocabulary List 2

    Advanced Vocabulary Words List 2

    1. abrasion - erosion by friction
    2. clad - having an outer covering especially of thin metal
    3. corroborate - give evidence for
    4. cursory - hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
    5. dehydrate - remove water from
    6. derive - come from
    7. electrify - equip for use with charged energy
    8. endeavor - attempt by employing effort
    9. gingerly - in a manner marked by extreme care or delicacy
    10. grimace - contort the face to indicate a certain mental state
    11. gruesome - shockingly repellent; inspiring horror
    12. inventory - a detailed list of all the items in stock
    13. simulate - reproduce someone's behavior or looks
    14. succumb - give in, as to overwhelming force, influence, or pressure
    15. surmise - infer from incomplete evidence
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