AP Lang/Lit Fall Final Flashcards

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jaded

sated and surfeited/ unspoiled and uncloyed

lurid

gruesome and gory/ pleasant and attractive

meritorious

praiseworthy and laudable/ blameworthy and reprehensible

petulant

irritable and peevish/ even-temperd and placid

prerogative

perquisite and perk

provinicial

narrow-minded and parochial/ cosmopolitan and catholic

simulate

feign and pretend

transcend

surpass and outstrip

umbarge

irritation and pique/ pleasure and delight

unctuous

mealymouthed and servile/ gruff and blunt

interloper

trespasser and meddler

intrinsic

immanent and organic/ extrincis and external

inveigh

rail and harangue/ acclaim and glorify

lassitude

fatigue and lethargy/ energy and vitality

millennium

chiliad and golden age/ doomsday and day of judgement

occult

supernatural and esoteric/ mundane and common

permeate

penetrate and soak through

precipitate

provoke and impetuous/ wary and cautious

stringent

stern and rigorous/ lenient and mild

surmise

infer and presumption

inadvertent

accidental and unconsidered/ deliberate and intentional

nominal

titular and token/ real and actual

noncommittal

cagey and playing it safe/ positive and definite

peculate

embezzle and defraud

proclivity

natural bent and penchant/ inability or incapacity

sanfroid

poise and self-assurance/ excitability and hysteria

seditious

mutinous and rebellious/ supportive and loyal

tenuous

flimsy and insubstantial/ strong and solid

vitrolic

withering and acerbic/ bland and saccharine

wheedle

cajole and inveigle/ coerce and browbeat

irrevocable

irreversible and unrecallable/ reversible and changeable

propensity

natural bend and proclivity/ natural incapacity or inability

querulous

petulant and touchy/ uncomplaining and stoical

remonstrate

reason against and expostulate

repudiate

disavow and abjure/ avow and affirm

resilient

springy and elastic/ rigid and stiff

reverberate

rumble and thunder

scurrilous

obscene and filthy/ decorous and seemly

sedulous

assiduous and tireless/ lackadaisical and listless

sleazy

inferior and cheesy/ superior and first-rate

precept

principle and maxim

salutary

salubrious and curative/ detrimental and deleterious

scathing

searing and harsh/ bland and mild

scourge

flog and bane/ godsend and boon

sepulcharl

doleful and lugubrious

soporific

narcotic and anesthetic/ stimulating and stimulus

straitlaced

highly conventional and overly strict/ lax and loose

transient

impermanent and ephemeral/ permanent and imperishable

unwieldy

cumbersome and bulky/ manageable and easy to handle

vapid

insipid and lifeless/ zesty and spicy

fetter

bond and bind/ free and emancipate

heinous

evil and odious/ excellent and wonderful

immutable

unchangeable and unalterable/ changeable and inconstant

insurgent

revolutionary and rebellious/ loyalist and loyal

megalomania

delusions and grandeur/ humility and modesty

sinecure

"no-show" job and cushy job

surreptitious

furtive and covert/ open and frank

transgress

overstep and exceed/ obey and toe the line

transmute

transform and convert/ maintain unchanged and preserve

vicarious

surrogate and substitute/ real and actual

infraction

violation and transgression

mitigate

lessen and relieve/ aggravate and intensify

pillage

ravage and booty

prate

chatter and prattle/ come to the point and not waste words

punctilious

precise and scrupulous/ carless and negligent

redoubtable

formidable and fearsome/ laughable and risible

reprove

chide and chastise/ praise and commend

restitution

compensation and reimbursement

stalwart

sturdy and mainstay/ weak and infirm

vulnerable

defenseless and exposed/ invincible and protected

hypothetical

assumed and suppposed/ actual and real

ignoble

inferior and unworthy/ admirable and praiseworthy

impugn

challenge and deny/ confirm and prove

intemperate

excessive and extreme/ moderate and restrained

odium

abhorrence and opprobrium/ esteem and admiration

perfidy

betrayal and disloyalty/ faithfulness and loyalty

relegate

transfer and consign/ promote and elevate

squeamish

nauseated and queasy

subservient

secondary and servile/ primary and principal

susceptible

vulnerable and receptive/ resistant and immune

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