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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…
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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…
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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
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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 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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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
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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 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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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 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…
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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…
29 terms
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…
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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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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.
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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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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
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
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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
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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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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…
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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…
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
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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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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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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.
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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…
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English Honors 2 #3
Ravine(n.)
Shimmering(v.)/(adj.)
Circumscribe(v.)
Conviction(n.)
small, deep, narrow valley
to shine with a light that seems to move slightly
to restrict/limit
strong belief
Ravine(n.)
small, deep, narrow valley
Shimmering(v.)/(adj.)
to shine with a light that seems to move slightly
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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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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.
82 terms
English 3 Honors: Stems
Archy
Ard
Cide
Ician
Government
Always
Kill
Specialist
Archy
Government
Ard
Always
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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…
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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.
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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 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
25 terms
Lesson 6 English 3 Honors Definitions and Pictures
antiquated
arable
ascendancy
atrophy
(adj.)... obsolete, out of fashion, no longer usable
(adj) fit for plowing, tillable
(noun) domination; growing power
(verb) to waste away, to wither
antiquated
(adj.)... obsolete, out of fashion, no longer usable
arable
(adj) fit for plowing, tillable
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English I Honors #3
proffer
specious
loll
effulgence
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
deceptively pleasing
be lazy or idle
the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
proffer
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
specious
deceptively pleasing
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…
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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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English 9 Honors Vocabulary 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v.) to make shorter
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
(n.) an angry argument
(adj.) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
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Honors English Terms #3
couplet
hubris
denouement
deux ex machina
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
pride, especially the kind that causes tragic downfalls
OUTCOME; UNRAVELING OF THE PLOT OF A PLAY OR WORK OF LITERATURE
God from a machine--a resolution in the plot that is not supp…
couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
hubris
pride, especially the kind that causes tragic downfalls
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
20 terms
English 10 Honors Pre AP/IB Chapters 3 & 4 Vocabulary
Bisect
Enigma
Fallacy
Finite
1. To divide into 2 equal or almost equal parts... 2. To interse…
A puzzling occurrence or person; a riddle
1. A misconception; a misleading belief... 2. An unsound argument
Having bounds or limits; measurable
Bisect
1. To divide into 2 equal or almost equal parts... 2. To interse…
Enigma
A puzzling occurrence or person; a riddle
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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
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Honors English I Vocab 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
22 terms
AP/3 Honors Deutsche Regierung
das Amt
das Bundesland
das Gesetz
das Recht
department
federal state
law
right
das Amt
department
das Bundesland
federal state
Honors English Lesson 3
Condone
Condone
Dissent
Dissent
to pardon or overlook
Synonym: ignore, wink at, turn a blind eye to
disagreement
(Synonym) differ, dispute
Condone
to pardon or overlook
Condone
Synonym: ignore, wink at, turn a blind eye to
15 terms
Lesson 3: English 3/Honors
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
ordinary or dull
in good faith
accidental; nonessential
fertile, productive
pedestrian
ordinary or dull
bona fide
in good faith
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