Week0214 18

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Week0214 18

  1. 1. Febuary 14,2011 – February 18, 2011 Old Bridge High School Word of the Day
  2. 2. <ul><li>The Word of the day is: </li></ul><ul><li>Repudiate </li></ul>Friday, February 18, 2011
  3. 3. <ul><li>to deny or reject something </li></ul>Definition of Repudiate
  4. 4. <ul><li>Repudiate is a verb . </li></ul><ul><li>Synonyms are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Abandon, reject, revoke </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Antonyms are: </li></ul><ul><li>Admit, approve </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Repudiate in a sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>The senator repudiated his aide's comments on the new policy. </li></ul><ul><li>He was forced to repudiate a statement he had made at the meeting. </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The Word of the day is: </li></ul><ul><li>Caveat </li></ul>Thursday, February 17, 2011
  7. 7. <ul><li>a warning </li></ul>Definition of Caveat
  8. 8. <ul><li>Caveat is a noun . </li></ul><ul><li>Synonyms are: </li></ul><ul><li>Advice, caution, notice </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Caveat in a sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>They sold the cabin to the couple with the caveat that the roof would need repairs before winter. </li></ul><ul><li>Caveat emptor is a Latin phrase meaning ‘let the buyer beware’. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>The Word of the day is: </li></ul><ul><li>Magnitude </li></ul>Wednesday, February 16, 2011
  11. 11. <ul><li>greatness of </li></ul><ul><li>size or importance </li></ul>Definition of Magnitude
  12. 12. <ul><li>Magnitude is a noun . </li></ul><ul><li>Synonyms are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Grandeur, significance </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Antonyms are: </li></ul><ul><li> Smallness, unimportance </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>The Word of the day is: </li></ul><ul><li>Deduce </li></ul>Tuesday, February 15, 2011
  14. 14. <ul><li>to reach a logical conclusion </li></ul>Definition of Deduce
  15. 15. <ul><li>Deduce is a verb . </li></ul><ul><li>Synonyms are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Understand, conclude </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Antonyms are: </li></ul><ul><li>Doubt, not-believe </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Deduce in a sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>I quickly deduced that I wouldn't be finding the pack where I left it. </li></ul><ul><li>From the crumbs on the floor and the dishes in the sink, I deduced the refrigerator had been raided. </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>The Word of the day is: </li></ul><ul><li>Extrapolate </li></ul>Monday, February 14, 2011
  18. 18. <ul><li>to estimate a value that falls outside the range of known values. </li></ul>Definition of Extrapolate
  19. 19. <ul><li>Extrapolate is a noun . </li></ul><ul><li>Synonyms are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Infer, predict, assume </li></ul></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Extrapolate in a sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>Since I can walk a mile in 20 minutes, I can extrapolate that I'll need 40 minutes to walk two miles. </li></ul><ul><li>Using the scientific method she extrapolated the answer. </li></ul>

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