Vocabulary

Vocabulary Week of Aug. 12, 2019

8th Grade

Test Friday: Aug. 16th

 

  1. bias – tendency to see things from a slanted, one-sided or unbalanced viewpoint.

  2. evidence – proof

  3. doubtful – not likely

  4. investigate – search; inquire into

  5. alibi – believable reason why a suspect could not have been at the scene of a crime

  6. rehabilitate – restore to working condition; restore the good name of

  7. retribution – punishment for wrong-doing

  8. perceived – grasped mentally; saw

  9. unobtrusively – without calling attention to oneself

  10. anguish – strong distress