AP English Unit 5

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Foray

A quick raid, es, (n.) a quick raid, especially for plunder; a venture into some field of endeavor; to make such a raid

Obsequies

funeral rites or ceremonies

Sacrosanct

very sacred or holy; inviolable; set apart or immune from questioning or attack

Aficianado

an enthusiastic, or expert follower/fan

Matrix

a mold; the surrounding situation or environment

Panache

a confident and stylish manner, dash; a strikingly elaborate or colorful display

Genre

type or category of literary work (e.g., poetry, essay, short story, novel, drama)

Emolument

profit derived from an office or position or from employment; a fee or salary

Tendentious

intended to promote a particular point of view, doctrine, or cause; biased or partisan

Prurient

having lustful desires or interests; tending to arouse sexual desires

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