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37 terms
ap english 3 rhet. terms
alliteration
anaphora
antistrophe
antithesis
repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
repetition of the same word or phrase at the end of successiv…
opposition, or contrast of ideas or words in a balanced or pa…
alliteration
repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
anaphora
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
26 terms
AP English 3 Chapters
Ecstatic
Choleric
Furious
Facetious
feeling or expressing overwhelming happiness or joyful excite…
bad-tempered or irritable
extremely angry
treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humor…
Ecstatic
feeling or expressing overwhelming happiness or joyful excite…
Choleric
bad-tempered or irritable
10 terms
AP English Week 3
Marshal
Abstraction
Virtue
Elicit
To arrange in proper order; set out in an orderly manner; arr…
An abstract or general idea or term
Moral excellence; goodness; righteousness
To draw or bring out or forth; educe; evoke
Marshal
To arrange in proper order; set out in an orderly manner; arr…
Abstraction
An abstract or general idea or term
26 terms
AP English terms #3
genre
homily
hyperbole
imagery
nonfiction, fiction, poetry
religious piece
an obvious and intentional exaggeration
figurative description or illustration
genre
nonfiction, fiction, poetry
homily
religious piece
25 terms
AP English Stems: #3
homo
spec
duct
fer
same
look
lead
carry
homo
same
spec
look
15 terms
Ap English 3 45
aquiline
malfeasance
warmonger
gynocracy
curving like an eagle's beak
public misconduct
a person who attemtpts to stir up war
government of women
aquiline
curving like an eagle's beak
malfeasance
public misconduct
12 terms
English AP vocab #3
Ambiguous
Ambivalent
Ample
Arbiter
open to more than one interpretation
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings
describing a large amount of something
a judge who decides a disputed issue
Ambiguous
open to more than one interpretation
Ambivalent
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings
200 terms
AP English 3 Vocabulary
Absolute
Abstract
Adage
Ad hominem argument
a word free from limitations or qualifications
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
Absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
10 terms
AP English 3.2
Reprehensible
Mitigate
Immutable
Hedonist
Deserving condemnation
Make less severe,serious or painful
Unchanging over time
A person who believes that the pursuit of pleasure is the imp…
Reprehensible
Deserving condemnation
Mitigate
Make less severe,serious or painful
Vocab #3 - AP English
Parody
Periodic Sentence
Expletive
Irony
Initation of style of writer, artist, genre w/ deliberate exa…
Suspenseful sentence that doesn't reveal till the last word
Serving to fill out a sentence or verse
The full significant of a characters words that is clear to a…
Parody
Initation of style of writer, artist, genre w/ deliberate exa…
Periodic Sentence
Suspenseful sentence that doesn't reveal till the last word
10 terms
AP English vocab #3
multi-... multiplicity
neo-... neophyte
para-... paradox
per-... pernicious
many... state of being numerous
new... recent convert; beginner
beside/almost... something apparently contradictory
throughout, completely... completely destructive
multi-... multiplicity
many... state of being numerous
neo-... neophyte
new... recent convert; beginner
20 terms
AP English 3 Luke
Realism
Prose
Audience
Asyndeton
The literary practice of attempting to describe life and natu…
The ordinary of form of written language without metrical str…
The person(s) reached by a piece of writing
The practice of omitting conjunctions between words phrases o…
Realism
The literary practice of attempting to describe life and natu…
Prose
The ordinary of form of written language without metrical str…
23 terms
AP English Lit Term Quiz #3
alliteration
anaphora
assonance
cacophony
a repetition of the initial sounds of several words in a group
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
the repetition of vowel sounds in a literary work, especially…
using deliberately harsh, awkward sounds
alliteration
a repetition of the initial sounds of several words in a group
anaphora
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
15 terms
AP English 1.3
Scintillate
Libertine
Legerdemain
Languid
to emit flashes of light;sparkle
A person who is morally or sexually unrestrained
Skill in using your hands to perform magic tricks
Showing or having very little strength or activity
Scintillate
to emit flashes of light;sparkle
Libertine
A person who is morally or sexually unrestrained
10 terms
AP English 3.4
Discriminate
Denounce
Candid
Discern
make an unjust or prejudicial distinction in the treatment of…
publicly declare to be wrong or evil.
truthful and straightforward; frank.
perceive or recognize (something)
Discriminate
make an unjust or prejudicial distinction in the treatment of…
Denounce
publicly declare to be wrong or evil.
40 terms
Ap English Vocab 3
Harrowing
Impeccable
Impencunious
Imperative
Greatly distressing, vexing
Exemplary, flawless
Poor
Necessary, pressing
Harrowing
Greatly distressing, vexing
Impeccable
Exemplary, flawless
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AP English Vocab #3
Allege
Arrant
Badinage
Countermand
claim that someone did something illegally
complete, utter, thorough going
humorous or witty conversation
revoke or order
Allege
claim that someone did something illegally
Arrant
complete, utter, thorough going
20 terms
English 3 AP #10
Attenuate
Askance
Defunct
Desiccated
To make thin, to lessen in force,intensity or value
With distrust, disapproval
No longer functioning
Thoroughly dried out, uninteresting
Attenuate
To make thin, to lessen in force,intensity or value
Askance
With distrust, disapproval
15 terms
AP ENGLISH 3 ALLUSIONS
stealing someones thunder
witch hunt
throw down the gauntlet
the Muses
to steal someones thunder is either to take credit for the id…
in 1692, in Salem, Massachusetts, hysteria about supposed wit…
In the days of Knighthood and chivalry, if a Knight wanted to…
In Greek mythology, the Muses were nine goddesses who preside…
stealing someones thunder
to steal someones thunder is either to take credit for the id…
witch hunt
in 1692, in Salem, Massachusetts, hysteria about supposed wit…
10 terms
AP English 11 #3
Charlatan
Colloquial
Conciliate
Conjecture
n. a fraud
adj. used in ordinary conversation; informal
v. stop someone from being angry; calm down
n. conclusion from incomplete information; assumption
Charlatan
n. a fraud
Colloquial
adj. used in ordinary conversation; informal
20 terms
AP English 3 #1
Diction
Connotation
Denotation
Paradox
Style of speaking as dependent upon choice of words
The secondary meaning of a word in addition to its explicit m…
The exclusive meaning of a word as distinguished from the ide…
Statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory but in…
Diction
Style of speaking as dependent upon choice of words
Connotation
The secondary meaning of a word in addition to its explicit m…
15 terms
AP English Vocab #3
apprehensive
aversive
bewilder
bleak
anxious or fearful that something bad/unpleasant will happen…
tending to avoid or causing avoidance of a noxious or punishi…
cause someone to be perplexed or cofused
lacking vegetation & exposed to the elements; charmless & inh…
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad/unpleasant will happen…
aversive
tending to avoid or causing avoidance of a noxious or punishi…
20 terms
AP English Terms 3
Irony
Logic
Logical Fallacy
Metaphor
an unexpected twist or contrast between what happens and what…
the process of reasoning
a mistake in reasoning. Ex: "Cows in India die in summer. Mor…
a direct comparison between dissimilar things. Without using…
Irony
an unexpected twist or contrast between what happens and what…
Logic
the process of reasoning
10 terms
Ap English 3
Genetic fallacy
Faulty analogy
Oxymoron
Satire
A claim that states an idea product or person must be wrong b…
Relying only on comparisons to prove a point rather than argu…
A figure of speech that combines two apparently contradictory…
A literary style used to make fun of or ridicule an idea
Genetic fallacy
A claim that states an idea product or person must be wrong b…
Faulty analogy
Relying only on comparisons to prove a point rather than argu…
20 terms
AP English IV, Vocab. #3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
subordinate or supplementary
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, e…
to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to deal w…
to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, e…
100 terms
AP English Vocab #3
abhor
accolade
acquiesce
affinity
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
an expression of praise
(v.) to accept without protest; to agree or submit
sympathy; attraction; kinship; similarity
abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
accolade
an expression of praise
20 terms
AP ENGLISH VOCABULARY #3
demagogue
robust
conjecture
cynic
a leader who uses prejudice is gain power
strong and healthy; strong flavor
a guess
a person who believes all people all people have selfish moti…
demagogue
a leader who uses prejudice is gain power
robust
strong and healthy; strong flavor
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AP English 3 terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anachronism
a figure of speech where abstract ideas and principles are de…
the repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
an indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
an error of chronology or timeline in a literary piece
allegory
a figure of speech where abstract ideas and principles are de…
alliteration
the repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
51 terms
AP English 3
Absolute
Adage
Ad Hominem
Allegory
a word without limitations (ex: "best" or "all" or "everybody")
a familiar proverb or wise saying
attacking the character of the speaker in an arguement
a piece of literature in which character. symbols and actions…
Absolute
a word without limitations (ex: "best" or "all" or "everybody")
Adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
10 terms
AP English 3
didactic
ascetic
vindictive
naiveté
designed or intended to teach people something
having a strict and simple way of living that avoids physical…
desire to hurt someone who has hurt or caused problems for you
innocent remark
didactic
designed or intended to teach people something
ascetic
having a strict and simple way of living that avoids physical…
20 terms
AP English 3
congeal
engender
lineament
nestle
solidify
to make happen
descriptive details; physical features
position comfortably; cozy
congeal
solidify
engender
to make happen
24 terms
Ap English 3 vocab
Abstract
As populem argument
Allegory
Anaphora
Words or phrases denoting ideas, qualities, and conditions th…
A fallacious argument that appeals to the passions and prejud…
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of a group of words at the beginning of succes…
Abstract
Words or phrases denoting ideas, qualities, and conditions th…
As populem argument
A fallacious argument that appeals to the passions and prejud…
10 terms
AP English Supplemental 3
brevity
brigand
elocution
germane
shortness of duration... s: conciseness, terseness... a: extensio…
one who live by robbery and plunder... s: bandit, highwayman
the art of correct intonation, inflection, and gesture in pub…
relevant ... s: pertinent, applicable... a: unrelated, inconsistent
brevity
shortness of duration... s: conciseness, terseness... a: extensio…
brigand
one who live by robbery and plunder... s: bandit, highwayman
37 terms
AP English 3
ad hominem
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)... ex. a pe…
appeal to false authority... ex. a celebr…
argument... ex. Amy Domini's article abou…
-Latin for "to the man"... -fallacy that refers to the specific…
-fallacy ... -occurs when evidence boils down "everybody's doing…
-fallacy... - occurs when someone who has no expertise to speak…
-a process of reasoned inquiry... -a persuasive discourse result…
ad hominem
-Latin for "to the man"... -fallacy that refers to the specific…
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)... ex. a pe…
-fallacy ... -occurs when evidence boils down "everybody's doing…
20 terms
Vocab List 3 AP English II
Ambidextrous
Culpability
Discernment
Encomium
able to use both left and right hands equally well
guilt
Judgement; perceptiveness
Praise
Ambidextrous
able to use both left and right hands equally well
Culpability
guilt
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AP English vocab #3
obsequious (adj.)
conciliate (v)
impunity (n)
insuperable (adj.)
obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree... Her…
stop (someone) from being angry or discontented; soothe; paci…
exemption from punishment or freedom from the injurious conse…
(of a difficulty or obstacle) impossible to overcome... The see…
obsequious (adj.)
obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree... Her…
conciliate (v)
stop (someone) from being angry or discontented; soothe; paci…
10 terms
AP English Vocab: 3
Avocation
Callous
Capricious
Disparity
Something person does in addition to their occupation; hobby…
Having an insensitive toward others (adj)
Given to sudden changes in mood or behavior (adj)
Inequality (noun)
Avocation
Something person does in addition to their occupation; hobby…
Callous
Having an insensitive toward others (adj)
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AP English Vocab 3
Licentious
Maudlin
Neophyte
Petulance
Displaying a lack of moral or legal restraints
Weakly sentimental
Someone who is young or inexperienced
Rudeness; irritability
Licentious
Displaying a lack of moral or legal restraints
Maudlin
Weakly sentimental
12 terms
AP English Vocabulary (3)
Tone
Caricature
Homily
Humor
Both a major rhetorical strategy and effect created by use of…
A tonal rhetorical strategy in which a writer creates a grote…
A tonal rhetorical strategy that is literally a sermon, but m…
A tonal rhetorical strategy that creates the effect of comedy…
Tone
Both a major rhetorical strategy and effect created by use of…
Caricature
A tonal rhetorical strategy in which a writer creates a grote…
15 terms
AP English Vocab 3
imperious
patronizing
convoluted
cryptic
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
treating in a condescending manner
intricate; complex
difficult to comprehend
imperious
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
patronizing
treating in a condescending manner
AP English-Vocabulary 3
abstruse
affable
audacity
contrite
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
friendly, courteous, amiable
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
extremely apologetic, remorseful, repentant
abstruse
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
affable
friendly, courteous, amiable
15 terms
AP English Vocab. 3
Antithesis (n)
Bauble (n)
Bestial (adj)
Bland (adj)
The exact opposite
Something showy, impressive, gaudy, but cheap
Savage, brutal
Tasteless, boring
Antithesis (n)
The exact opposite
Bauble (n)
Something showy, impressive, gaudy, but cheap
10 terms
AP English #3
Denotation
Diction
Didactic
Enumeratio
The strict, literal, dictionary definition of a word, devoid…
The writer's word choices, especially with regard to their co…
Greek word for "teaching"; these works' primary aim is to tea…
Figure of amplification
Denotation
The strict, literal, dictionary definition of a word, devoid…
Diction
The writer's word choices, especially with regard to their co…
20 terms
AP English 3 Terms
Allegory
Euphemism
Hyperbole
Metaphor
extended narrative in prose/verse in which characters/events/…
more acceptable and more pleasant way of saying something tha…
extreme exaggeration... "I'm so hungry, I could eat a horse!"
a comparison without using like or as. ... "He drowned in a sea…
Allegory
extended narrative in prose/verse in which characters/events/…
Euphemism
more acceptable and more pleasant way of saying something tha…
10 terms
AP ENGLISH VOCAB 3
Polysyndeton
Archetype
Sarcasm
Portmanteau
several coordinating conjunctions are used in succession in o…
a typical character, an action or a situation that seems to r…
meant to mock with ironic remarks with a purpose to amuse and…
two or more words are joined together to coin a new word
Polysyndeton
several coordinating conjunctions are used in succession in o…
Archetype
a typical character, an action or a situation that seems to r…
46 terms
AP English 3 Vocabulary
abhorrent
acerbic
ambivalent
angst
inspiring disgust and loathing
sharp and forthright
having mixed feelings about someone/something; being unable t…
a feeling of deep anxiety or dread; a feeling of persistent w…
abhorrent
inspiring disgust and loathing
acerbic
sharp and forthright
20 terms
AP English List 3
acerb
adulation
askew
bibliophile
acidic; sour
excessive praise
turned to one side
lover of books
acerb
acidic; sour
adulation
excessive praise
10 terms
AP English Vocabulary 3
Avocation
Callous
Capricious
Disparity
Noun; hobby, pastime, side interest
Adj; cruel, insensitive, cold
Adj; impulsive, erratic, moody
Noun; difference, discrepancy, divergence
Avocation
Noun; hobby, pastime, side interest
Callous
Adj; cruel, insensitive, cold
10 terms
Pre AP English Wordskills #3
delete
impartial
integrity
legitimate
verb; to remove from a document, recording, computer, etc.
adj; treating all people and groups equally: not partial or b…
noun; the quality of being honest and fair
adj; allowed according to rules or laws; fair or unreasonable
delete
verb; to remove from a document, recording, computer, etc.
impartial
adj; treating all people and groups equally: not partial or b…
24 terms
AP English List 3
Abstract
Abtruse
Picturesque
Colloquial
Difficult to understand
Hard to understand
Telling about something in a way that makes it very easy to i…
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
Abstract
Difficult to understand
Abtruse
Hard to understand
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