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Vocab oct 7
 

Vocab oct 7

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