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Vocab Words Week 12<br />College Composition<br />Ms. Wummel<br />
	(noun) an instrument for measuring<br />gauge<br />A temperature gauge is known as a thermometer.<br />
	(noun) festivity<br />gaiety<br />Students tend to believe that there needs to be some sort of gaiety for every little jo...
	(adv) merrily<br />gaily<br />When paydays come every other week, I skip the halls gaily, and then go to the mall.<br />
	(noun) a manner or rate of movement or progress<br />gait<br />When I wear high heels, my gait changes slightly and I mov...
	(adj) possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit<br />gallant<br />He was a gallant knight and saved the damsel in distress....
(adj) abundant<br />galore<br />After leaving the candy on the counter, I came home to ants galore.<br />
	(adj) pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action<br />galvanic<br />galvanic<br />
	(noun) current electricity, especially that arising from chemical action<br />galvanism<br />galvanism<br />
	(verb) to imbue with life or animation<br />galvanize<br />In many ways, one can justify that Geppettogalvanized Pinocchi...
	(verb) to risk money or other possession on an event, chance, or contingency<br />gamble<br />Some people gamble away the...
	(verb) playful leaping or frisking<br />gambol<br />The young child hurt himself while gamboling about on the playground ...
	(noun) a gambler<br />gamester<br />I know I don’t seem like it, but according to my bookie, I’m quite the gamester.<br />
	(noun) the whole range or sequence<br />gamut<br />Being the dork that I am, I own the entire gamut of the James Patterso...
	(verb) in cookery, to surround with additions or embellishment <br />garnish<br />Because I like to cook so much, I often...
	(noun) the military force stationed in a fort, town, or other place for its defense<br />garrison<br />garrison<br />
	(verb) to execute by strangling<br />garrote<br />garrote<br />
	(adj) given to constant trivial talking<br />garrulous<br />garrulous<br />
	(adj) light and unsubstantial<br />gaseous<br />gaseous<br />
	(adj) of, pertaining to, or near the stomach<br />gastric<br />gastric<br />
	(noun) inflammation of the stomach<br />gastritis<br />gastritis<br />
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  1. 1. Vocab Words Week 12<br />College Composition<br />Ms. Wummel<br />
  2. 2. (noun) an instrument for measuring<br />gauge<br />A temperature gauge is known as a thermometer.<br />
  3. 3. (noun) festivity<br />gaiety<br />Students tend to believe that there needs to be some sort of gaiety for every little joyous occasion. I disagree.<br />
  4. 4. (adv) merrily<br />gaily<br />When paydays come every other week, I skip the halls gaily, and then go to the mall.<br />
  5. 5. (noun) a manner or rate of movement or progress<br />gait<br />When I wear high heels, my gait changes slightly and I move much slower than normal.<br />
  6. 6. (adj) possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit<br />gallant<br />He was a gallant knight and saved the damsel in distress.<br />
  7. 7. (adj) abundant<br />galore<br />After leaving the candy on the counter, I came home to ants galore.<br />
  8. 8. (adj) pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action<br />galvanic<br />galvanic<br />
  9. 9. (noun) current electricity, especially that arising from chemical action<br />galvanism<br />galvanism<br />
  10. 10. (verb) to imbue with life or animation<br />galvanize<br />In many ways, one can justify that Geppettogalvanized Pinocchio and brought him to life.<br />
  11. 11. (verb) to risk money or other possession on an event, chance, or contingency<br />gamble<br />Some people gamble away their life savings at the casino; I like to bet on UFC fights.<br />
  12. 12. (verb) playful leaping or frisking<br />gambol<br />The young child hurt himself while gamboling about on the playground with his friends.<br />
  13. 13. (noun) a gambler<br />gamester<br />I know I don’t seem like it, but according to my bookie, I’m quite the gamester.<br />
  14. 14. (noun) the whole range or sequence<br />gamut<br />Being the dork that I am, I own the entire gamut of the James Patterson Alex Cross series.<br />
  15. 15. (verb) in cookery, to surround with additions or embellishment <br />garnish<br />Because I like to cook so much, I often find myself garnishing my own plate with parsley at dinner.<br />
  16. 16. (noun) the military force stationed in a fort, town, or other place for its defense<br />garrison<br />garrison<br />
  17. 17. (verb) to execute by strangling<br />garrote<br />garrote<br />
  18. 18. (adj) given to constant trivial talking<br />garrulous<br />garrulous<br />
  19. 19. (adj) light and unsubstantial<br />gaseous<br />gaseous<br />
  20. 20. (adj) of, pertaining to, or near the stomach<br />gastric<br />gastric<br />
  21. 21. (noun) inflammation of the stomach<br />gastritis<br />gastritis<br />
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