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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 3
curtail
discriminate
espionage
inalienable
To cut short or reduce.
1. To make or recognize clear distinctions.... 2. To treat in a…
The act of spying, especially a government spy obtaining secr…
Not able to be taken or given away.
curtail
To cut short or reduce.
discriminate
1. To make or recognize clear distinctions.... 2. To treat in a…
AP/Honors 3 English Summer Vocabulary
Ad Hominem
Ad Populum
Allegory
Alliteration
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Evading issues in an argument by appealing to the audiences e…
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
The repetition of an initial consonant sound
Ad Hominem
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Ad Populum
Evading issues in an argument by appealing to the audiences e…
Ap English honors 3 vocabulary #9
Opulent (adj)
Ornate (adj.)
Ostentatious (adj.)
Poignant (adj.)
Exhibiting a display of great wealth
Elaborating decorated
Describing a showy or pretentious display
Profoundly moving, touching
Opulent (adj)
Exhibiting a display of great wealth
Ornate (adj.)
Elaborating decorated
English 3 Honors/ Pre-AP Vocab
Stupefy
Bleak
Ajar
Intervene
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
Partially open
To come between, to mediate, to occur beween times
Stupefy
To make numb with amazement; to stun into helplessness
Bleak
Depressing, discouraging, harsh, cold, barren, raw
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English 3 AP/Honors Vocabulary List #10
Attenuate
Askance
Beatific
Canard
Thin out, dilute, water down
Distrustfully, suspiciously, skeptically
Rapturous,ecstatic, transcendent
Hoax
Attenuate
Thin out, dilute, water down
Askance
Distrustfully, suspiciously, skeptically
English Honors- AP Literary Term List #3
Atmosphere
Chiasmus
Clause
Colloquial
Emotional mood created by the entirety of a literary work, es…
Figure of speech in which 2 successive phrases or clauses are…
Grammatical that contains a subject and verb
Use of slang or informalities in speech or writing
Atmosphere
Emotional mood created by the entirety of a literary work, es…
Chiasmus
Figure of speech in which 2 successive phrases or clauses are…
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AP/Honors English Vocabulary- List 3 (Homily-Split Order of a Sentence)
Homily
Imagery
Verbal Irony
Inverted Order of a Sentence
This term literally means "sermon," but more informally, it c…
Word or words that create a picture in the reader's mind thro…
When you say something and mean the opposite/something differ…
Sentences where part or all of the predicate comes before the…
Homily
This term literally means "sermon," but more informally, it c…
Imagery
Word or words that create a picture in the reader's mind thro…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 5
acrimony
affinity
ambivalent
cessation
Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner, or speech; hostili…
Attraction for someone or something in which one feels a clos…
Having mixed, often opposing, feelings about something or som…
A stopping, either final or temporary.
acrimony
Bitterness or sharpness of temper, manner, or speech; hostili…
affinity
Attraction for someone or something in which one feels a clos…
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 1
asperity
bane
buffoon
doleful
1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surface;…
A person or thing that causes harm.
A person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a fool.
Mourning or full of sorrow; causing grief.
asperity
1. Sharpness or harshness of manner.... 2. Roughness of surface;…
bane
A person or thing that causes harm.
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Honors English 12A List 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
to make shorter
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
an angry argument
resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
abridge
to make shorter
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
25 terms
English 4 Honors Vocab AP 2,3, and 5
Calculating
Histrionic
Obstinate
Fatuous
shrewd; cautious; crafty; coldly scheming
excessively dramatic or emotional; affected
stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of act…
vacuously, smugly, and unconsciously foolish; foolish or sill…
Calculating
shrewd; cautious; crafty; coldly scheming
Histrionic
excessively dramatic or emotional; affected
Units 1-3 AP English 2 Honors Vocabulary
Copious
Furtive
Paragon
Coterie
abundant in supply or quanity
tempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of g…
a person or thing regarded as a perfect example of particular…
a group of people who associate closely
Copious
abundant in supply or quanity
Furtive
tempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of g…
37 terms
English IV Honors AP Vocab 1,2, and 3 Canterbury Tales
Exposition
Tochaic
Anapestic
Dactylic
often used at the beginning of a work- introduces main charac…
a metrical foot consisting of one stressed foot followed by a…
a metrical foot consisting of two short syllables followed by…
a metrical foot consisting of one long and two short syllable…
Exposition
often used at the beginning of a work- introduces main charac…
Tochaic
a metrical foot consisting of one stressed foot followed by a…
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Honors English, Vocabulary List 3
Astute
Atheist
Atrophy
Attest
shrewd
one who denies existence of God
to waste away
to confirm
Astute
shrewd
Atheist
one who denies existence of God
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Honors English I - List 3
Disposition
Esteem
Rapier
Trespass
your stance on a topic
high regard
sword
to pass somewhere without permission
Disposition
your stance on a topic
Esteem
high regard
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 11
agrarian
burgeon
cataclysm
culinary
Having to do with farming or agriculture.
To grow and expand rapidly; to flourish.
A sudden and violent change; a catastrophe.
Having to do with cooking.
agrarian
Having to do with farming or agriculture.
burgeon
To grow and expand rapidly; to flourish.
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AP Vocab #3 Arnette Honors English 10 May 2-6
dramatic irony
verbal irony
oxymoron
understatement
the reader knows something the character does not know
the intended meaning is the opposite of what is stated
a phrase combining two contradictory terms i.e. jumbo shrimp
lack of emphasis, an affirmative is expressed by negating the…
dramatic irony
the reader knows something the character does not know
verbal irony
the intended meaning is the opposite of what is stated
82 terms
English 3 Honors: Stems
Archy
Ard
Cide
Ician
Government
Always
Kill
Specialist
Archy
Government
Ard
Always
15 terms
English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 12
aftermath
aphorism
catharsis
cohort
A consequence or result, often a negative one.
A short statement of truth or principle; an adage.
A releasing of the emotions, often through the arts, that bri…
1. A group that is moving or working together.... 2. One who ass…
aftermath
A consequence or result, often a negative one.
aphorism
A short statement of truth or principle; an adage.
58 terms
AP/Honors English Vocabulary
Abysmal
Acquiesce
Aggrandize
Allusion
extremely poor or bad
to accept, agree, or allow something to happen by staying sil…
to make great or greater
a statement that refers to something without mentioning it di…
Abysmal
extremely poor or bad
Acquiesce
to accept, agree, or allow something to happen by staying sil…
Honors English III- Lesson 3
parochial
obfuscate
edify
ambiguous
local, narrow, limited... syn: provincial; narrow-minded... ant: un…
to confuse, to bewilder, muddle... syn: muddle; obscure... ant: cla…
to improve someone morally
open to more than one interpretation... syn: unclear; vague; unc…
parochial
local, narrow, limited... syn: provincial; narrow-minded... ant: un…
obfuscate
to confuse, to bewilder, muddle... syn: muddle; obscure... ant: cla…
AP/Honors English 11
Motif
Theme
Narrative
Plot
An idea or theme that repeats in a work
A main idea or underlying meaning of a literary work whether…
A story of related events shared to reader in a logical order
A sequences of events that make up and describe a story. This…
Motif
An idea or theme that repeats in a work
Theme
A main idea or underlying meaning of a literary work whether…
15 terms
Honors English Vocab #3
vortex
bauble
infallible
precariously
a whirling mass of air, water etc.
a trinket, knickknack
unfailing, absolutely trustworthy
uncertainty, unstable
vortex
a whirling mass of air, water etc.
bauble
a trinket, knickknack
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Chapter 3 (Honors APES)
Expressed Powers
Grants-in-aid
Home Rule
Formula Grants
The notion that the Constitution grants to the federal govern…
A general term for funds given by Congress to state and local…
Power delegated by the state to a local unit of government to…
Grants-in-aid in which a formula is used to determine the amo…
Expressed Powers
The notion that the Constitution grants to the federal govern…
Grants-in-aid
A general term for funds given by Congress to state and local…
15 terms
English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 10
attest
axiom
churlish
concoct
To declare or be evidence of something as true, genuine, or a…
A statement or principle that requires no proof because its t…
Lacking good manners; rude, impolite.
To make up, prepare, or invent.
attest
To declare or be evidence of something as true, genuine, or a…
axiom
A statement or principle that requires no proof because its t…
15 terms
English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 4
accolade
adamant
adulate
altercation
An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an aw…
Not yielding; firm.
To flatter or admire excessively; to idolize
A loud and determined dispute; a noisy quarrel.
accolade
An expression of approval or respect for special merit; an aw…
adamant
Not yielding; firm.
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 2
adjudicate
centennial
countenance
disgruntle
To hear and decide judicially; to judge.
A one-hundredth anniversary or its celebration.
1. A person's face; the expression on a person's face.... 2. Sup…
To make dissatisfied; to put in a bad mood.
adjudicate
To hear and decide judicially; to judge.
centennial
A one-hundredth anniversary or its celebration.
AP Vocab - Honors English
abstract
adage
alliteration
allusion
adj. complex, theoretical, unreal... n. summary, synopsis, brief
proverb, saying, motto
the commencement of two or more words of a word group with th…
a passing or casual reference
abstract
adj. complex, theoretical, unreal... n. summary, synopsis, brief
adage
proverb, saying, motto
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AP/Honors English Vocabulary- List 3 (Homily-Split Order of a Sentence)
Homily
Imagery
Verbal Irony
Inverted Order of a Sentence
This term literally means "sermon," but more informally, it c…
Word or words that create a picture in the reader's mind thro…
When you say something and mean the opposite/something differ…
Sentences where part or all of the predicate comes before the…
Homily
This term literally means "sermon," but more informally, it c…
Imagery
Word or words that create a picture in the reader's mind thro…
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 6
ameliorate
baleful
berate
circumvent
To make better; to become better; to improve.
Expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous.
To criticize vigorously; to scold vehemently
To avoid through craftiness.
ameliorate
To make better; to become better; to improve.
baleful
Expressing hatred or evil; harmful, ominous.
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Honors English 3
to urge strongly
express strong disapproval
without experience, immature
an instance that represents a larger r…
exhort
inveigh
callow
epitome
to urge strongly
exhort
express strong disapproval
inveigh
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English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 8
adjacent
beset
cede
circuitous
Near or next to; adjoining.
1. To surround or to attack repeatedly.... 2. To trouble or weig…
To give up or transfer, especially by treaty or formal agreem…
Roundabout; indirect.
adjacent
Near or next to; adjoining.
beset
1. To surround or to attack repeatedly.... 2. To trouble or weig…
15 terms
English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 7
castigate
colloquial
epitaph
exodus
To punish by criticizing sharply; to berate.
Characterized by informal language.
The words carved on a tombstone in memory of the deceased.
A mass departure.
castigate
To punish by criticizing sharply; to berate.
colloquial
Characterized by informal language.
15 terms
English 10 Honors/AP - Vocab Lesson 9
cautionary
constrain
flotilla
gossamer
Offering or serving as a warning.
To confine, inhibit, or hold back by force or necessity.
A fleet of boats or small ships.
1. Thin, sheer fabric resembling gauze.... 2. A fine, filmy subs…
cautionary
Offering or serving as a warning.
constrain
To confine, inhibit, or hold back by force or necessity.
14 terms
english vocab 3 honors
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
equally skillful with either hand
delayed
to give life or motion to
edifice
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
equally skillful with either hand
15 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
scapegoat
peremptory
atelier
axiom
someone that takes the blame
requiring immediate attention
private workshop
statement of truth
scapegoat
someone that takes the blame
peremptory
requiring immediate attention
English Honors 3 3
tele
vid
omni
ex
far
look
all
out
tele
far
vid
look
83 terms
Pre AP Honors English 10
Ambi, Amphi
Cred
Ben, Bene
Anti
Two or both
Believe
Good
Against
Ambi, Amphi
Two or both
Cred
Believe
20 terms
English II Honors - Lesson #3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
to make shorter; condense
a follower; supporter; disciple
an angry argument
resembling an angel portrayed as a beautiful little child
abridge
to make shorter; condense
adherent
a follower; supporter; disciple
Honors/AP English Rhetorical Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
The repetition of initial consonant sounds within a formal gr…
A direct or indirect reference to something that is presumabl…
WHY ARE THESE DEFINITIONS SO LONG... Regular repetition of the…
The juxtaposition (the fact of two things being seen or place…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds within a formal gr…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something that is presumabl…
12 terms
Honors English Vocabulary 3
Invariable
Epistolary
Droll
Countenance
Adj. Not variable, not changing or capable of being changed;…
Adj. Contained in or carried on by a letters
Adj. Amusing in an odd way; whimsically humorous
N. Appearance, esp. the look or expression of the face
Invariable
Adj. Not variable, not changing or capable of being changed;…
Epistolary
Adj. Contained in or carried on by a letters
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English Pre-AP 9 Honors*
embellish
disdain
disparage
disparity
to make beautiful; adorn
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
to lower in rank or reputation to put someone down
lack of similarity of equality; inequality
embellish
to make beautiful; adorn
disdain
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
103 terms
Honors English 3 Final
Forlorn
Garrulous
Cavort
Superfluous
Sad or lonely due to isolation or desertion
Talking a lot or too much
Leap about, prance
Excessive, unnecessary
Forlorn
Sad or lonely due to isolation or desertion
Garrulous
Talking a lot or too much
English honors 3 vocab
Impotent
Antithesis
maelstrom
Emendation
powerless: lacking strength.
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
whirlpool; turbulence; aqitated state of mind
a correction
Impotent
powerless: lacking strength.
Antithesis
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
20 terms
Honors English 10, List 3
allot
amass
audacious
comply
(v) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
(v.) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
(adj) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
(v.) to yield to a request or command
allot
(v) to assign or distribute in shares or portions
amass
(v.) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for onese…
20 terms
Honors English Vocabulary #3
Haughtiness (adj)
Inadvertent (adj)
Munificent (adj)
Orator (n)
pride; arrogance
unintentional; careless
very generous
public speaker
Haughtiness (adj)
pride; arrogance
Inadvertent (adj)
unintentional; careless
English 3 Honors - Unit 1
analyze
connotative
denotative
figurative
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or struct…
a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing whic…
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
departing from a literal use of words; metaphorical.
analyze
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or struct…
connotative
a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing whic…
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
20 terms
English III Honors AP Words
mood of a literary work
a verbal description, the purpose of w…
the major category into which a litera…
"sermon"... includes any serious talk, sp…
Atmosphere
Caricature
Genre
Homily
mood of a literary work
Atmosphere
a verbal description, the purpose of w…
Caricature
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