Vocab oct 7

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Vocab oct 7

  1. 1. VocabOct 7<br />
  2. 2. prohibits<br />Definition<br />forbids<br />Example<br />Mickaela’s asthma prohibits her from playing many active sports.<br />
  3. 3. proclaimed<br />Definition<br />declared<br />Example<br />The king proclaimed that every Thursday would be eat eggs day.<br />
  4. 4. dissent<br />Definition<br />Disagreement<br />Withholding of consent<br />protest<br />Example<br />The CEO fired anyone who showed dissent after his proclamations.<br />
  5. 5. accumulated<br />Definition<br />Collected or built up<br />Example<br />Over the past seven years, my husband and I have accumulated well over 50 capoeira T-shirts.<br />
  6. 6. prospered<br />Definition<br /> progressed; succeeded<br />Example<br />After receiving her degree and starting her own business, Carrie prospered.<br />
  7. 7. dramatic <br />Definition<br />Impressive<br />Sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect<br />Example<br />Everything Auntie Paula does is dramatic, even entering a room.<br />
  8. 8. duration<br />Definition<br />Length of time<br />Example<br />The movie was so boring that I slept for the duration.<br />
  9. 9. intensive<br />Definition<br />Concentrated<br />Tending to give force or emphasis<br />Example<br />After intensive studying, I passed my midterm.<br />
  10. 10. accentuated<br />Definition<br />Highlighted or emphasized<br />Example<br />That dress accentuated the woman’s curves and her husband could not keep his eyes off her. That dress saved their marriage <br />

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