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Quack Volume I


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Quack Volume I

  1. 1. SAT Volume I Quack Vocabulary
  2. 2. Delineate <ul><li>Watch, as the angry hamster delineates the way to Never Never Land; He thoroughly explains it in graphic detail! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Nefarious <ul><li>Now, the angry hamster is being nefarious . He gave the wrong directions to a group of school children as a villainous plot to make them slaves to captain hook. He is truly wicked or evil. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Vernacular <ul><li>Wall-E and Eve have their own vernacular--- every day speech that is different from our own slang, or common informal language. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Brawn <ul><li>Possessing muscular strength! </li></ul>
  6. 6. Tout <ul><li>Mohammed Ali touts his talent. He publicly brags about his ability to kick butt in the ring. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Enhance <ul><li>The right side of this picture has been enhanced. It has been improved or made better. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Hinder <ul><li>This woman is hindering this man’s movement. She is obstructing him from leaving. She is impeding his progress. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Efface <ul><li>Michael Jackson’s memory will never be effaced. It can never be removed from our memories, rubbed out, or erased. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Glutton <ul><li>gluttonous - Given to excessive eating; prone to overeating; Greedy </li></ul>
  11. 11. Hiatus <ul><li>A long break or gap in work makes Homer happy </li></ul>
  12. 12. Querulous <ul><li>Continuously complaining; Someone who is querlous is &quot;a whiny child” or a “complainer.” Are you querulous? Are you grumpy? </li></ul>
  13. 13. Engender <ul><li>To bring into existence, to cause; To stimulate. </li></ul><ul><li>This picture of Brittany Spears either engenders laughter or fear/ </li></ul>
  14. 14. Obliterate <ul><li>To destroy completely! </li></ul>
  15. 15. Copious <ul><li>Great in quantity or number, profuse, abundant ; Having an abundant supply. </li></ul><ul><li>He has a copious amount of </li></ul><ul><li>money. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Obscure <ul><li>The quality of being unclear or hard to understand. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes when people talk about singers and actors from the past, I don’t understand them, because their references are so obscure </li></ul>
  17. 17. Extol <ul><li>To glorify, praise, or honor </li></ul><ul><li>This kid is being </li></ul><ul><li>extolled for his </li></ul><ul><li>academic achievement </li></ul>
  18. 18. Pugnacious <ul><li>pugnacity - aggressiveness: a natural disposition to be hostile. </li></ul><ul><li>This little </li></ul><ul><li>boy is </li></ul><ul><li>Pugnacious. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Quell Mrs. Milis tries to quell the baby. She tries to calm or pacify the baby. sometimes her classes need to be quelled or quieted as well.
  20. 20. Artisan <ul><li>craftsman: a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft </li></ul>
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