Friday, April 16, 2021

SAT, ACT, GRE Vocabulary - Worksheet #21

 

New Words for Today:
Implement, Peripatetic, Infinitesimal, Vociferous, Tenet

 

Implement (Noun, Verb)

Type

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Noun

1: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end; "The farmer plans to buy a new set of farm implements next year"

equipment, tools

Verb

1: apply in a manner consistent with its purpose or design; "implement a procedure" 2: ensure observance of laws and rules; "implement the rules to everyone" 3: pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue; "Did he implement the treatment?"; "He implemented a new economic plan"; "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"

enforce, apply

 

Peripatetic (Noun, Adjective)

Type

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Noun

1: a person who walks from place to place 2: a follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism

Adjective

1: of or relating to Aristotle or his philosophy; "Aristotelean logic" 2: traveling especially on foot; "peripatetic country preachers"; "a poor wayfaring stranger"

Aristotelic, wayfaring

 

Infinitesimal (Noun, Adjective)

Type

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Noun

1: (mathematics) a variable that has zero as its limit

Adjective

1: infinitely or immeasurably small; "two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm"; "reduced to a microscopic scale"

minute, microscopic

 

Vociferous (Adjective)

Type

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Adjective

1: conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry; "blatant radios"; "a clamorous uproar"; "strident demands"; "a vociferous mob"

blatant, clamant

 

Tenet (Noun)

Type

Meaning

Synonyms

Antonyms

Noun

1: a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof

dogma

 

Today's Vocabulary Challenges

*** Answers will be in the next worksheet of this level ***

 

Match Synonyms

Match Antonyms

1 sanguine A confounded 1: 1 benevolent A dominant 1:
2 salutary B increase 2: 2 copious B licit 2:
3 increment C good 3: 3 subordinate C stingy 3:
4 bemused D florid 4: 4 myopia D scant 4:
5 extrapolate E infer 5: 5 illicit E hyperopia 5:

 

Match Definitions

1 lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of A tenet 1:
2 instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end B equivocate 2:
3 a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof C qualitative 3:
4 relating to or involving comparisons based on qualities D implement 4:
5 be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information E mitigate 5:

 

Crossword Challenge
1 2 Across:
3: distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose(8)
4: place restrictions on(7)
8: be false to; be dishonest with(6)
9: brief and to the point; effectively cut short(5)

Down:
1: tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health(8)
2: deeply absorbed in thought(7)
5: an act or expression of criticism and censure(6)
6: a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof(5)
7: all the plant life in a particular region or period(5)
3
4 5
6 7
8
9

 

Engligh Language Trivia

duty bound
If you are duty bound to do something, you are required to do it as part of your obligations. "Teachers are duty bound to report a pupil's absence from school"

Did you know? - Study of light refraction is called "dioptrics."

 

Recent Words Learned: tenet, vociferous, infinitesimal, peripatetic, implement, hedonism, guile, sanguine, peruse, misappropriate, salutary, hiatus, indifferent, myopia, ironic, allocate, benevolent, permeate, fecund, curtail

Answer to Synonyms Matching in worksheet 20: 1:B 2:G 3:F 4:A 5:I 6:H 7:D 8:C 9:E
Answer to Antonyms Matching in worksheet 20: 1:B 2:I 3:G 4:F 5:H 6:C 7:E 8:A 9:D
Answer to Definitions Matching in worksheet 20: 1:B 2:0 3:0 4:I 5:E 6:F 7:C 8:0 9:A
Answer to Crossword in worksheet 20: Across: 1: myopia, 3: flora, 4: salutary, 6: incisive Down: 2: portent, 4: sanguine, 5: accolade, 6: ironic

 

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