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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 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
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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
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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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…
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…
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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.
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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
English 3 Set 3
abrogate
adamant
beguile
confound
v. to put aside; put an end to (a law, right, or formal agree…
adj. utterly unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of al…
v. to mislead or delude
v. to confuse
abrogate
v. to put aside; put an end to (a law, right, or formal agree…
adamant
adj. utterly unyielding in attitude or opinion in spite of al…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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 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
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
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English set 3/3
fortified
Tyranny
remourse
stored
To strengthen
Apressive power
to feel guilt or feel bad about something that happened earlier
to keep something for future use
fortified
To strengthen
Tyranny
Apressive power
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English vocab set 3
adroit
macroscopic
fatuous
bovine
skillful; clever
visible to the naked eye
foolish; inane
pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit
skillful; clever
macroscopic
visible to the naked eye
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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.
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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.
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
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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.
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
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
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
Vocabulary Set 3 English
Public Transportation
Government
Custom
Immigrant
A way of moving large numbers of people from place to place.
A group of people who run a community.
A habit or typical way of doing something.
A person who leaves home to settle in a new country.
Public Transportation
A way of moving large numbers of people from place to place.
Government
A group of people who run a community.
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English 3 set #3
abhor
accolade
acquiesce
affinity
regard with disgust and hatred... -verb
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
accept something reluctantly but without protest... -verb
a spontaneous or natural liking or sympathy for someone or so…
abhor
regard with disgust and hatred... -verb
accolade
an award or privilege granted as a special honor or as an ack…
English 10 Set 3
Suspense
Explication
Koan
Stream of Consciousness
A feeling of uncertainty and curiosity about what will happen…
Discovering the meaning of the text
A paradox used in zen buddhism to gain intuitive language
A style of writing that shows the inner workings of a charact…
Suspense
A feeling of uncertainty and curiosity about what will happen…
Explication
Discovering the meaning of the text
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English Vocab Set 3
polemic
obdurate
discreet
ardent
n. a powerful argument, often made to attack or refute a cont…
adj. stubborn and insensitive
adj. marked by, exercising or showing prudence and wise self…
adj. passionate; enthusiastic
polemic
n. a powerful argument, often made to attack or refute a cont…
obdurate
adj. stubborn and insensitive
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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…
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English 3
cite
compare
contrast
figurative language
to quote (a passage, book, or author) as evidence for or just…
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
cite
to quote (a passage, book, or author) as evidence for or just…
compare
to examine characteristics or qualities in order to discover…
30 terms
English vocab set 3
post
post apocalyptic
posthumously
mono/uni
after
after the end of the world (as we know it)
after death (award/accomplishment)
one,alone
post
after
post apocalyptic
after the end of the world (as we know it)
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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 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
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English Set 3
Acknowledge
Alternative
Anecdote
Avert
recognize; admit
An option or choice
A short and amusing or interesting story about a real inciden…
To turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
Acknowledge
recognize; admit
Alternative
An option or choice
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English 3 Vocab Set 1
adroit
antipathy
atrophy
belie
skillful
dislike
waste away
give a false impression
adroit
skillful
antipathy
dislike
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Set #3 - Old English
Lond
wulf
windige
fen
land
wolf
windy
marsh
Lond
land
wulf
wolf
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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
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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
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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…
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
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
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English 3 Vocabulary Set 2
Impecunious
Modicum
Ostentatious
Pecuniary
Having little to no money; poor
A moderate or small amount
Flashy; showy; intended to attract notice and impress others
Relating to or involving money
Impecunious
Having little to no money; poor
Modicum
A moderate or small amount
English 3 set 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n)The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; o…
(v)to make easier or milder, relieve, to quite, calm; to put…
(n)a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose.…
(n)decline,decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of…
Approbation
(n)The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; o…
Assuage
(v)to make easier or milder, relieve, to quite, calm; to put…
51 terms
English Vocabulary Set - #3
Nebulous
Prattle
Parvenu
Respite
confusing
baby babble
newly rich
a break or time off
Nebulous
confusing
Prattle
baby babble
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