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SAT Word of the Day

October 17, 2018 1:03pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Effusion (Noun) An outpouring. www.freevocabulary.com Effusion (Noun) Something that is said or expressed too much or with a lot of emotion www.learnersdictionary.com Sentence Her poetic effusions became exhausting.

SAT Word of the Day

October 16, 2018 1:18pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Depreciate (Verb) To lessen the worth of. www.freevocabulary.com Depreciate (Verb) To cause (something) to have a lower price or value. www.learnersdictionary.com Sentence These changes have greatly depreciated the value of the house.

SAT Word of the Day

October 15, 2018 1:35pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Disparity (Noun) Inequality. www.freevocabulary.com Disparity (Noun) A noticeable and often unfair difference between people or things. www.learnersdictionary.com Sentence The age disparity between the players is obvious.

SAT Word of the Day

October 14, 2018 8:00am | Ms. LaMoriello

Courtesy (Noun) Politeness originating in kindness and exercised habitually. www.freevocabulary.com Courtesy (Noun) Polite behavior that shows respect for other people. www.learnersdictionary.com Sentence They treated us with courtesy and kindness.  

SAT Word of the Day

October 8, 2018 8:00am | Ms. LaMoriello

Bawl (Verb) To proclaim by outcry www.freevocabulary.com Bawl (Verb) To cry very loudly www.learnersdictionary.com          

SAT Word of the Day

October 5, 2018 8:00am | Ms. LaMoriello

Ballad (Noun) Any popular narrative poem, often with epic subject and usually in lyric form. www.freevocabulary.com Ballad (Noun) A kind of poem or song that tells a story (such as a story about a famous person from history) www.learnersdictionary.com      

SAT Word of the Day

May 31, 2018 6:11pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Tranquility (Noun) Calmness. www.freevocabulary.com Tranquility (Noun) The quality or state of being quiet and peaceful. Sentence: The tranquility of the quiet countryside. www.learnersdictionary.com  

SAT Word of the Day

May 21, 2018 5:45pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Transplant (Verb) To remove and plant in another place. www.freevocabulary.com Transplant (Verb)  To remove (a plant) from the ground or from a pot and move it to another place.  Sentence: The bush was transplanted to a different part of the garden. www.learnersdictionary.com  

SAT Word of the Day

May 16, 2018 5:45pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Tenacious (Adjective) Unyielding. www.freevocabulary.com Tenacious (Adjective) Not easily stopped or pulled apart : firm or strong. Sentence: She clung tenaciously to her beliefs. www.learnersdictionary.com

SAT Word of the Day

May 11, 2018 5:42pm | Ms. LaMoriello

Systematic (Adjective) Methodical. www.freevocabulary.com Systematic (Adjective) Using a careful system or method : done according to a system. Sentence: We approached the problem systematically. www.learnersdictionary.com