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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
AP English 3 Vocabulary
Enervate
Vilify
Carp
Allay
To weaken
To make insulting remarks about; to slander.
to complain
to put (fear, doubt, suspicion, anger, etc.) to rest; calm; q…
Enervate
To weaken
Vilify
To make insulting remarks about; to slander.
AP English 3 Diction
Euphemism
Apostrophe
Connotation
Denotation
A vague term is substituted for something offensive
Personification
The feeling a word invokes
Actual meaning of a word in contrast to the feelings attatched
Euphemism
A vague term is substituted for something offensive
Apostrophe
Personification
AP english3 midterm
rhetorical triangle
rhetoric
speaker
persona
shows the relationship among speaker, subject, and audience.
the art of persuasion.
the person or group who creates the text or the person delive…
the face or character that a speaker shows to his or her audi…
rhetorical triangle
shows the relationship among speaker, subject, and audience.
rhetoric
the art of persuasion.
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English 3 Ap Vocab
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Universal symbol multiple levels of meaning
Repetition of similar initial sound
Literary historical religious or mythological literary work
Repetition of the same words or phrases at the beginning
Allegory
Universal symbol multiple levels of meaning
Alliteration
Repetition of similar initial sound
20 terms
AP English 3 vocab
Disparate
Angular
Altruistic
Discern
essentially different in kind; not allowing comparison.
Having angles or sharp corners.
Showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
Perceive or recognize (something).
Disparate
essentially different in kind; not allowing comparison.
Angular
Having angles or sharp corners.
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
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
in an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
a work that functions on a symbolic level
the repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Pi…
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
in an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
20 terms
English AP Vocab 3
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
(adj.) subordinate (low ranking) or supplementary
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle
Ancillary
(adj.) subordinate (low ranking) or supplementary
Bowdlerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
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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…
60 terms
English 3 AP
Camaraderie
Frangible
Litany
Moratorium
Rapport and Goodwill, SYN: friendship & amity, ANT: enmity &…
Fragile, easy to break, SYN: delicate & breakable, ANT: sturd…
Any long, repetitive, or dull recital
A suspension of activity, an authorized delay, SYN: postponem…
Camaraderie
Rapport and Goodwill, SYN: friendship & amity, ANT: enmity &…
Frangible
Fragile, easy to break, SYN: delicate & breakable, ANT: sturd…
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Ap English 3 - 3
Droll
Facetious
Flippant
Giddy
Having and odd and amusing quality
Used to describe something meant to be funny but is usually r…
Lacking proper respect or seriousness
Playful and silly; expressing great happiness and joy
Droll
Having and odd and amusing quality
Facetious
Used to describe something meant to be funny but is usually r…
25 terms
AP English - Fab Vocab Review #3
beholden
bromidic
crux
desuetude
ADJ - being under obligation for a favor or gift; indebted
ADJ - trite and commonplace; lacking in originality
N - an essential point requiring resolution or resolving an o…
N - state of disuse; uselessness
beholden
ADJ - being under obligation for a favor or gift; indebted
bromidic
ADJ - trite and commonplace; lacking in originality
ap english vocab #3
adulation
affront
blase
cajole
excessive flattery or admiration
an open or intentional slight, insult, or offense
uninterested; unconcerned; nonchalant
to persuade by flattery or gentle pleading
adulation
excessive flattery or admiration
affront
an open or intentional slight, insult, or offense
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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
Ap English 3-3
Coalesce
Decadence
Exemplary
Exuberance
come together and form one mass or whole
moral or cultural decline as characterized by excessive indul…
serving as a desirable model; representing the best of its kind
the quality of being full of energy, excitement, and cheerful…
Coalesce
come together and form one mass or whole
Decadence
moral or cultural decline as characterized by excessive indul…
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
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…
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
AP English 3 Schemes
Four Types of Balance
Parallelism
Antithesis
Zeugma
1) Parallelism... 2) Antithesis... 3) Zeugma... 4) Juxtaposition
Similar syntax in a sentence, phrase, or clause
Two different ideas placed together to create a contrasting e…
A verb or adjective that applies to two or more nouns in diff…
Four Types of Balance
1) Parallelism... 2) Antithesis... 3) Zeugma... 4) Juxtaposition
Parallelism
Similar syntax in a sentence, phrase, or clause
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AP English | List 3
akin
corroborate
inexorable
insipid
similar or closely related to something; related by blood
to give or represent evidence of the truth of something
unyielding; unalterable; relentless
without distinctive or stimulating qualities
akin
similar or closely related to something; related by blood
corroborate
to give or represent evidence of the truth of something
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
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AP English Stems: #3
homo
spec
duct
fer
same
look
lead
carry
homo
same
spec
look
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
AP English Words 3
Consonance
Conundrum
Denotation
description
the repetition of identical consonant sounds before and after…
a riddle whose answer is or involoves a pun; it may also be a…
literal meaning of a word
the picturing in words of something or someone
Consonance
the repetition of identical consonant sounds before and after…
Conundrum
a riddle whose answer is or involoves a pun; it may also be a…
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…
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
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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
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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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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
15 terms
Ap English Vocab #3
Agape
Aghast
Agile
Alacrity
Open mouthed
Horrified
Able to move in a quick and easy fashion
Cheerful promptness
Agape
Open mouthed
Aghast
Horrified
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…
20 terms
AP English vocal #3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
an enemy, opponent
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill
to compel, force
adversary
an enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
English 3 AP Vocabulary
Antithesis
Epitome
Surly
Trite
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
A person or thing that is the perfect example of a particular…
Bad-tempered and unfriendly; cranky, moody, sour.
Word or idea that is overused and/or lacking imagination; ban…
Antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Epitome
A person or thing that is the perfect example of a particular…
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.
AP English: Vocab 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
To pronounce distinctly; express well in words; connect by a…
To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry in stage…
Belief; mental acceptance... Credit, trust, confidence
To condemn, express strong disapproval; to official depreciat…
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly; express well in words; connect by a…
Cavort
To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry in stage…
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
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
15 terms
English 3 Ap Oratory
address
antithesis
Biblical allusion
constitution
a formal speech that is prepared for a special occasion
using strongly contrasting words, images, or ideas
a reference to the Bible
the physical makeup of a person
address
a formal speech that is prepared for a special occasion
antithesis
using strongly contrasting words, images, or ideas
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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…
28 terms
AP English Vocab 3
assumption
argument
backing
claim
in the Toulmin model, the ________ is necessarily shared betw…
a process of reason inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulting…
in the Toulmin model, the ________ consists of further assura…
an assertion/position, the _____ states the argument's main i…
assumption
in the Toulmin model, the ________ is necessarily shared betw…
argument
a process of reason inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulting…
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
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List #3 (AP English)
Genre
Gothic
Imagery
Invective
-the major category into which a literary work fits... -basic di…
-writing characterized by gloom, mystery, fear, and/or death…
-word or words that create a picture in the readers mind ... -us…
-a long, emotionally violent attack using strong, abusive lan…
Genre
-the major category into which a literary work fits... -basic di…
Gothic
-writing characterized by gloom, mystery, fear, and/or death…
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