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Chapter 28. Fifth Group: 41. Ruse--50. Z... > Exercise #15 for Practice - Pg. 79

Fifth Group: 41. Ruse--50. Zenith 1.3. [Latin usu, by use + rapere, to seize]; synonym: take command _____ usurp; 1.4. [Old Norse thvert, lying across]; synonym: defeat _____ thwart; 1.5. [Latin recusare, to refuse]; synonym: ploy _____ ruse; 1.6. [Latin saeculum, an age]; synonym: worldly secular; 1.7. [Arabic semt ar-ras, way of the head]; synonym: height _____ zenith; 1.8. [Latin satire, to jump]; synonym: pronounced _____ salient; 1.9. [Latin invitare, to invite]; synonym: contend against _____ vie; 1.10. [Latin tacere, to be silent]; synonym: wordless _____ tacit 79 Exercise #15 for Practice Word Scramble In the following exercise, rearrange the letters to spell each of the ten vocabulary words in this section. The words are in alphabetical order. After each word write a brief definition. Check your answers at the end of the section. Word Definition 1.1. 1.2. 1.3. 1.4. 1.5. 1.6. 1.7. 1.8. 1.9. 1. sure __________ ____________________ ruse: trick; 2. lasenti __________ ____________________ salient: standing out; 3. smisch __________ ____________________ schism: division 4. ceslaru __________ ____________________ secular: not religious; 5. derstint __________ ____________________ strident: harsh; 6. attic __________ ____________________ tacit: implied; 7. whartt __________ ____________________ thwart: block; 8. pursu __________ ____________________ usurp: seize; 9. ive __________ ____________________ vie: compete;