Daily Word 2nd Quarter - Tri-Valley Local School District

Daily Word 2nd Quarter - Tri-Valley Local School District

Daily Word 2nd Quarter 2015-2016 #35 Aloof (adj) Definition: detached; apart; indifferent

Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence: #36 Apathy (n) Definition: lack of interest or concern

Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence: #37 Benevolent (adj) Definition: kindly; charitable

Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence: #38 Brash (adj) Definition: prone to act in a

hasty manner; imprudent Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence: #39 Callous (adj) Definition: thick;

hardened; lacking pity or mercy Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence: #40 Confound (v)

Definition: to mix up (in your own mind); to confuse someone else Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence:

#41 Delve (v) Definition: to carry on intensive and thorough research for data or information; investigate Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples:

Sentence: #42 Depleted (adj) Definition: emptied; drained; used up Synonyms: Antonyms:

Examples: Sentence: #43 Disheveled (adj) Definition: untidy Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples:

Sentence: #44 Efface (v) Definition: to erase Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence:

#45 Enigma (n) Definition: mystery; puzzle Synonyms: Antonyms: Examples: Sentence:

#46 Exasperation (n) Definition: irritation; frustration Synonym: Antonym: Example: #47 Extraneous (adj) Definition: unnecessary; irrelevant

Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence: #48 Flagrant (adj) Definition: openly and obviously evil;

glaring Synonym: Antonym: Example: #49 Fortuitous (adj) Definition: lucky Synonym:

Antonym: Example: #50 Garrulous (adj) Definition: talkative Synonym: Antonym: Example:

Sentence: #51 Hackneyed (adj) Definition: Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

overused; clichd #52 Haphazard (adj) Definition: without plan or direction Synonym: Antonym: Example:

Sentence: #53 Terse (adj) Definition: extremely concise; using only the words needed to make the point Synonym: Antonym:

Example: Sentence: #54 - Presumptuous (adj) Definition: too forward or bold; overstepping proper bounds Synonym:

Antonym: Example: Sentence: #55 Tirade (n) Definition: Synonym: Antonym:

Example: Sentence: #56 Amicable (adj) Definition: friendly; kind Synonym: Antonym: Example:

Sentence: #57 - Detrimental (adj) Definition: harmful Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

#58 - Kindle (v) Definition: to start a fire; ignite; arouse Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

#59 - Lament (v) Definition: express sorrow Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

#60 - Lofty (adj) Definition: at a great height; elevated; noble Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

#61 - Ludicrous (adj) Definition: absurd; ridiculous Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

#62 Mundane (adj) Definition: commonplace; ordinary Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence: #63 - Meager (adj)

Definition: small in size or amount; thin; weak Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence: #64 - NOVICE (N)

Definition: beginner Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence: #65 - Nullify (v) Definition: remove or cancel all

value or force; negate Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence: #66 - Obstinate (adj) Definition: stubborn; refusing

to be persuaded Synonym: Antonym: Example: Sentence:

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