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20 terms
English 3 Set 3
eminent
obesity
exorcise
abridge
famous, outstanding, distinguished
excessive fatness
to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, m…
to make shorter
eminent
famous, outstanding, distinguished
obesity
excessive fatness
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English 3 Set 11
al dente
bona fide
carte blanche
circa
"to the tooth"; slightly undercooked, chewy
"in good faith"; genuine
unlimited authority; total freedom to act
"near"; approximately, around
al dente
"to the tooth"; slightly undercooked, chewy
bona fide
"in good faith"; genuine
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English 11 - Set 3
impervious
bellicose
innately
tumult
unable to be penetrated
war-like; inclined to fight
inborn
uproar; congestion
impervious
unable to be penetrated
bellicose
war-like; inclined to fight
10 terms
AP English 3, Set 4
Myopic
Obstreperous
Parsimonious
Perfidious
(adj) Near-sighted; lacking long-term thinking, short-sighted
(adj.) noisy, unruly
(adj.) stingy, miserly; meager, poor
(adj) disloyal, treacherous, violating one's trust
Myopic
(adj) Near-sighted; lacking long-term thinking, short-sighted
Obstreperous
(adj.) noisy, unruly
12 terms
English 3: Word Set 3
Cauterize
Embody
Copious
Scruple
(v.) To burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or ca…
(v.) To give form to; to incorporate, include; to personify.
(adj.) Abundant or plentiful in supply; wordy, verbose.
(n.) An uneasy feeling arising from one's conscience or princ…
Cauterize
(v.) To burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or ca…
Embody
(v.) To give form to; to incorporate, include; to personify.
7 terms
English 11: Literary Terms Set #3
Diction
Dialect
Dialogue
Figure of Speech
The words a writer chooses.
A particular way of speaking that is unique to a social class…
The words a character speaks.
A word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another…
Diction
The words a writer chooses.
Dialect
A particular way of speaking that is unique to a social class…
20 terms
English 3 set 3
Animated
Brood
Culminate
Downright
Full of life, lively
A family of young animals, or to think over in a worried way
To reach a high point of development , climax
Throughly, absolute, frank
Animated
Full of life, lively
Brood
A family of young animals, or to think over in a worried way
10 terms
English Vocabulary - Set 3
phrase
submit
acceptable
flier
a group of words, not a complete sentence
hand something in OR ... to yield or surrender to another
good enough; ... tolerable; or... permissible
an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet)…
phrase
a group of words, not a complete sentence
submit
hand something in OR ... to yield or surrender to another
10 terms
English Vocab Set #3
Catapult
Glutton
Muster
Beget
slingshot
one who eats or consumes a great deal; having capacity to rec…
to collect or gather; the act of inspection or critical exami…
to give birth to; to create
Catapult
slingshot
Glutton
one who eats or consumes a great deal; having capacity to rec…
12 terms
English 3 set 3
Avarice
Debunk
Assuage
Squander
Extreme greed or desire for material wealth.
To discredit or disprove something; prove to be false.
To satisfy or to soothe an unpleasant feeling.
To waste (time or money) or let an opportunity go by.
Avarice
Extreme greed or desire for material wealth.
Debunk
To discredit or disprove something; prove to be false.
15 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 3
Antebellum
Auspicioius
Bellicose
Churlish
Existing before a war, the civil war
Auguring favorable circumstances and good luck
Having or showing a ready disposition to fight
Having a bad disposition; surly... Rude and boorish
Antebellum
Existing before a war, the civil war
Auspicioius
Auguring favorable circumstances and good luck
English 3 Set 2
Abasement
Abrogate
Billowing
Blasphemy
The action or fact of abasing or being abased... Synonyms: humil…
Repeal or do away with ... Synonyms: Revoke, Overturn... Antonym: i…
Move or flow outward with an undulating motion.... Synonyms: Swi…
The act or offense of speaking sacrilegiously about God or sa…
Abasement
The action or fact of abasing or being abased... Synonyms: humil…
Abrogate
Repeal or do away with ... Synonyms: Revoke, Overturn... Antonym: i…
25 terms
English Set 3: Clothing
jacket
coat
sweater
pants
jacket
coat
15 terms
English 3 set 4
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule; mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule; mock
censure
to criticize sharply
14 terms
English 3 Set One
ethos
pathos
logos
diction
the guiding beliefs of a person, group, or organization
causes people to feel sympathy and sadness
appealing to logic
choice of words
ethos
the guiding beliefs of a person, group, or organization
pathos
causes people to feel sympathy and sadness
10 terms
AP English 3 Set 1, Part 1
1. Acumen
Adamant
Anomaly
Assiduous
(n) the ability to make good judgments and quick decisions, k…
(adj.) Firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
(n) deviation from the normal order, form, or rule; abnormality
(adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent
1. Acumen
(n) the ability to make good judgments and quick decisions, k…
Adamant
(adj.) Firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdurate, impl…
32 terms
English I Vocabulary Set 3
conundrum
nostalgic
liber (stem)
Migr (stem)
a difficult problem
longing for the past
having to do with freedom
having to do with movement
conundrum
a difficult problem
nostalgic
longing for the past
30 terms
English I Vocabulary: Set #3
tout
extol
quell
brawn
(v.) to publicly brag
(v.) to praise highly
(v.) to calm, pacify
(n.) muscular strength
tout
(v.) to publicly brag
extol
(v.) to praise highly
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English 3 vocab. set 3
abstemious
anarchist
autonomous
aversion
Eating and drinking in moderation
One against government
Independent
A strong dislike
abstemious
Eating and drinking in moderation
anarchist
One against government
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English 3, Set 17
mortification
conspiratorial
gesticulate
ebullience
shame or humiliation
joining or acting together, often in secrecy
to make gestures while speaking
zest and enthusiasm
mortification
shame or humiliation
conspiratorial
joining or acting together, often in secrecy
30 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 2
frugal(ity)
glutton(ous)
idyllic
incriminate
adj. sparing or economical with money or food; penny-pinching…
n. someone who eats and drinks too much; overeater; ... adj. exc…
adj. simply tranquil; extremely happy, peaceful, or picturesq…
v. accuse someone of a crime; blame; entrap
frugal(ity)
adj. sparing or economical with money or food; penny-pinching…
glutton(ous)
n. someone who eats and drinks too much; overeater; ... adj. exc…
10 terms
English 3, Set 18
vigorous
tranquil
lucid
ingenuity
extremely strong, active and energetic
peaceful, quiet, calm, free from disturbance, serene
easily understood; translucent
inventive skill or imagination; cleverness
vigorous
extremely strong, active and energetic
tranquil
peaceful, quiet, calm, free from disturbance, serene
10 terms
Mrs. Miller English Set 3
credence
decry
distraught
substantive
(adj) belief; mental acceptance
(v) to condemn; express strong disapproval
(adj) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or m…
(adj) real, having a solid basis; considerable in number or a…
credence
(adj) belief; mental acceptance
decry
(v) to condemn; express strong disapproval
10 terms
English 3, Set 20
calamity
crucial
enhance
fluent
a terrible disaster or catastrophe
extremely important, vital, essential
to make something better, greater
able to express oneself easily and articulately
calamity
a terrible disaster or catastrophe
crucial
extremely important, vital, essential
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English 3, Set 16
malice
steeped
renown
anointed
a desire to harm others or see them suffer
to be saturated in
widespread honor and acclaim
to apply oil in a religious ceremony; to choose by divine int…
malice
a desire to harm others or see them suffer
steeped
to be saturated in
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Gruehn English 11 Vocab Set #3
Accost
Animadversion
Avid
Brackish
(v) To approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
(adj) desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely…
(adj) having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
Accost
(v) To approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
Animadversion
(n) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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English 3: Word Set 4
Depose
Entreaty
Industry
Interim
(v.) To remove from office or position of power.
(n.) To make a plea or an earnest request.
(n.) The act of carrying out hard work.
(n.) The time that exists between two events.
Depose
(v.) To remove from office or position of power.
Entreaty
(n.) To make a plea or an earnest request.
10 terms
English 3: Word Set 2
Enmity
Nocturnal
Preeminently
Tenuous
(N) The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hostile…
(Adj.) Of or occurring in the night; under cover of darkness.
(Adj.) Surpassing all others; very distinguished in some way.
(Adj.) Thin, slender, not dense; lacking clarity or sharpness…
Enmity
(N) The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hostile…
Nocturnal
(Adj.) Of or occurring in the night; under cover of darkness.
10 terms
English 3: Word Set 5
Abhor
Ascribe
Incense
Whet
(V.) To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply.
(V.) To assign or refer to as a cause or source; attribute.
(V.) To infuriate; to make passionately angry.
(V.) To sharpen or put an edge on; to make someone keen or ea…
Abhor
(V.) To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply.
Ascribe
(V.) To assign or refer to as a cause or source; attribute.
20 terms
English 3. Set 4
rectify
trenchant
Fallow
Nadir
to make, put, or set right; remedy; correct:
having keenness and forcefulness and penetration in thought,…
(of land) plowed and left unseeded for a season or more; uncu…
Astronomy. the point on the celestial sphere directly beneath…
rectify
to make, put, or set right; remedy; correct:
trenchant
having keenness and forcefulness and penetration in thought,…
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english 3 set 3
alien
classify
enigma
fragility
belonging to another world
group things together
puzzle or mystery
delicacy
alien
belonging to another world
classify
group things together
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Palpable (adj)
Indolently (adv)
Flounder (v)
Quarry (n)
Able to be touched or felt
Wanting to not exert effort; lazily; relaxed
Struggle or staggering; clumsily; struggle walking through mu…
One that is sought or pursued; prey
Palpable (adj)
Able to be touched or felt
Indolently (adv)
Wanting to not exert effort; lazily; relaxed
20 terms
English 3-Set 2 Vocabulary
alien
lucrative
terse
fodder
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
bringing in money; profitable
brief and to the point
food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated
alien
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
lucrative
bringing in money; profitable
20 terms
English 3 set 4
alliance
bewilder
buffoon
controversial
a joining together for a common purpose
to puzzle completely
a clown or a stupid person
arousing argument
alliance
a joining together for a common purpose
bewilder
to puzzle completely
20 terms
Set #3 - Old English
Lond
wulf
windige
fen
land
wolf
windy
marsh
Lond
land
wulf
wolf
20 terms
English 3 set 1
Adjacent
Alight
Barren
Disrupt
Near next to
To land
Not productive
To break up
Adjacent
Near next to
Alight
To land
20 terms
English vocab set #3
affiliate
atrocious
compassion
composure
to bring into close association or connection
extremely or shockingly wicked, cruel, or brutal
a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stri…
serene, self-controlled state of mind; calmness; tranquillity
affiliate
to bring into close association or connection
atrocious
extremely or shockingly wicked, cruel, or brutal
12 terms
English Vocab set #3
Irony
Allusion
Achilles Heel
Stentorian
A contrast between expectation and reality
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
weak spot
extremely loud
Irony
A contrast between expectation and reality
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
20 terms
English 3 set 2
Available
Cater
Customary
Dissuade
Ready for use
To satisfy the needs
Usual, expected routine
To persuade not to do something
Available
Ready for use
Cater
To satisfy the needs
English Vocab | Set #3
catharsis
claim
climax
closure
a cleansing or purification of one's emotions through art EX:…
a statement or assertion that is open to challenge and that r…
the moment of greatest intensity in a text, or the major turn…
an ending or completion, or something that gives a sense of f…
catharsis
a cleansing or purification of one's emotions through art EX:…
claim
a statement or assertion that is open to challenge and that r…
25 terms
English Vocabulary Set #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
English III ACT Vocabulary-Set 3
deficit
demean
depict
determine
(noun) the amount by which something is too small
(verb) cause a severe loss in the dignity of and respect for…
(verb) show or represent
(verb) 1. cause something to occur in a particular way; be th…
deficit
(noun) the amount by which something is too small
demean
(verb) cause a severe loss in the dignity of and respect for…
15 terms
English 3 Set 3
ameliorate
amity
benevolent
bibliophile
v. to relieve from pain or hardship
n. friendship
adj. expressing goodwill
n. a person who loves books
ameliorate
v. to relieve from pain or hardship
amity
n. friendship
15 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 2
Tall Tale
Synecdoche
Subjective Writing
Objective Writing
a story with unbelievable elements, related as if it were tru…
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
terms of writing that suggests that the writers primary purpo…
Writing that is based purely on facts or analysis is called o…
Tall Tale
a story with unbelievable elements, related as if it were tru…
Synecdoche
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
15 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 4
Avarice
Façade
Mendacity
Abhor
Extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
An outward appearance that is maintained to conceal a less pl…
The tendency to be untruthful
To find repugnant, or disgusting
Avarice
Extreme greed for wealth or material gain.
Façade
An outward appearance that is maintained to conceal a less pl…
15 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 5
predilection
rankle
repression
abomination
a preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
continue to be painful; fester.
the action of subduing someone or something by force
a thing that causes disgust or hatred.
predilection
a preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
rankle
continue to be painful; fester.
20 terms
English 3 Vocab Set 1
adroit
antipathy
atrophy
belie
skillful
dislike
waste away
give a false impression
adroit
skillful
antipathy
dislike
20 terms
English 3 set 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
Approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
15 terms
English vocab set #3
Despise
Discordant
Desecrated
Expedient
Look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful
Not harmonious; conflicting
Profane; violate the sanctity of
Suitable; practical; politic
Despise
Look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful
Discordant
Not harmonious; conflicting
20 terms
English Set 3
Barrage
Bigot
Designate
Diversity
A rapid, large-scale outpouring of something
An intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
To indicate or point out
Difference, variety; a condition of having many different typ…
Barrage
A rapid, large-scale outpouring of something
Bigot
An intolerant, prejudiced, or biased person
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