Wordly Wise 9 Lessons Vocab


Adroit


Skillful; Clever


Affront


Insult; offend on purpose


Avocation


A hobby; pleasure


Crusade


Passionate struggle for what you believe is right.


Definitive


Final; conclusive


Demeanor


Behavior; how someone acts


Erudite


Having extensive knowledge; learned


Induct


Install in office; admit to a society or military service


Lapse


1. Fall or slip2. Come to an end3. Minor mistake4. Pause or interval


Militant


Ready to fight for a cause


Pariah


Social outcast


Prodigy


1. Someone showing a remarkable talent at a young age. 2. An amazing thing or event


Prot�g�


Someone who is in training; helped by another


Raucous


Rough; Unpleasant to the earBoisterous and disorderly


Tacit


Expressed without words; gestures; implied