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The actual vocabulary set for English 9 in Ms. Wood's class.

Fraught

Filled or laden with

Enraptured

Delight beyond measure

Discourse

To communicate thoughts orally; talk; converse

Subjugated

To bring under complete control or subjection; conquer; master

Aspersion

A damaging or derogatory remark or criticism; slander

Malefactor

A person who does harm or evil, especially toward another

Taunt

to reproach in a sarcastic, insulting, or jeering manner; mock

Perdition

A state of final spiritual ruin; loss of the soul; damnation

Stalwart

Strong and brave; valiant

Accede

To give consent, approval, or adherence; agree; assent

Comely

Pleasing in appearance; attractive; fair

Dogmatic

Asserting opinions in a doctrinaire or arrogant manner; opinionated

Dulcet

Pleasant or agreeable to the eye or the feelings; soothing

Venerable

Commanding respect because of great age or impressive dignity; worthy of veneration or reverence, as because of high office or noble character

Infamous

Having an extremely bad reputation

Caustic

Severely critical or sarcastic

Nefariously

Extremely wicked or villainous; iniquitous

Diabolic

Having the qualities of a devil; devilish; fiendish; outrageously wicked

Nonchalant

Cooly unconcerned, indifferent, or unexcited; casual

Fallacious

Deceptive; misleading

Antipathy

A natural, basic, or habitual repugnance; aversion

Amiable

Having or showing pleasant, good-natured personal qualities; affable

Upstart

A person who has risen suddenly from a humble position to wealth, power, or a position of consequence

Rancor

Bitter, rankling resentment or ill will; hatred; malice

Domicile

A place of residence; abode; house or home

Regale

To entertain lavishly or agreeably

Presumptuous

Unwarrantedly or impertinently bold; forward

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