Vocabulary List 9

Jessica Ogilbee

Definitions

Raze: destroy something completely

Apathy: feeling of not having emotion or interest

Prolific: producing a large amount of something

Frugal: being careful about spending money or using things when you don't need to

Contrary: a pair of opposites

Synonyms and Antonyms

Raze

-synonym: obliterate

-antonym: construct

Apathy

-synonym: emotionless

-antonym: passionate

Prolific

-synonym: bountiful

-antonym: unproductive

Frugal

-synonym:thrifty

-antonym: wasteful

Contrary

-synonym: contradictory

-antonym: agreeing

Word Swap

The aliens in The Avengers obliterated New York City. (Raze)

Psychopaths are emotionless. (Apathy)

There was a bountiful amount of fruit this summer. (Prolific)

Some people are so thrifty they make their own cleaning supplies. (Frugal)

(Contrary)