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AP English Vocab 7
brazen
compunction
din
edict
bold and without shame
the feeling of guilt or moral shame that follows the doing of…
a loud, unpleasant, and prolonged noise
an official order or proclamation issued by a person in autho…
brazen
bold and without shame
compunction
the feeling of guilt or moral shame that follows the doing of…
15 terms
AP English Vocab #7
pretentious
poignant
quizzical
zealous
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent…
evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret
indicating mild or amused puzzlement
having or showing great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a…
pretentious
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent…
poignant
evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret
25 terms
AP English Vocab 7
altercation
cathartic
coagulate
corpulent
(n.) a noisy argument or disagreement, especially in public.
(adj.) providing psychological relief through the open expres…
(v.) to change from a fluid into a thickened mass; curdle; co…
(adj.) large or bulky of body; portly; stout; fat
altercation
(n.) a noisy argument or disagreement, especially in public.
cathartic
(adj.) providing psychological relief through the open expres…
AP English Vocab 7
61. allay [uh-ley]
62. capacious [kuh-pey-shuh s]
63. didactic [dahy-dak-tik]
64. diurnal [dahy-ur-nl]
-verb (used with object), -layed, -lay•ing. ... 1. to put (fear…
-adjective ... 1. capable of holding much; spacious or roomy: a…
-adjective ... 1. intended for instruction; instructive. ... 2. t…
-adjective ... 1. of or belonging to the daytime ( opposed to n…
61. allay [uh-ley]
-verb (used with object), -layed, -lay•ing. ... 1. to put (fear…
62. capacious [kuh-pey-shuh s]
-adjective ... 1. capable of holding much; spacious or roomy: a…
49 terms
AP English Final - #7
Ambiguity
Allegory
Analogy
Allusion
Allows for two or more simultaneous interpretations of a word…
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
A comparison to a directly parallel case.
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
Ambiguity
Allows for two or more simultaneous interpretations of a word…
Allegory
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
English III AP Vocab 7
Periodic Sentence
Cumulative (loose) sentence
Independent Clause
Dependent Clause
noun... 1.... a sentence that, by leaving the completion of its mai…
known as a loose sentence that starts with an independent cla…
(n) a complete sentence with a subject, verb, and complete th…
(n) a group of words with a subject and a verb; it does not e…
Periodic Sentence
noun... 1.... a sentence that, by leaving the completion of its mai…
Cumulative (loose) sentence
known as a loose sentence that starts with an independent cla…
15 terms
AP English Vocab 7
hauteur (n)
rakish (adj)
proprietary (adj)
reciprocal (adj)
haughtiness in bearing and attitude; arrogance
jaunty; dashing
pertaining to property or ownership
in return; mutual
hauteur (n)
haughtiness in bearing and attitude; arrogance
rakish (adj)
jaunty; dashing
14 terms
Ap English 7
Dubious
Fabricated
Hypocrisy
Slander
Doubtful; of unlikely authority
Made; concocted to deceive
The practice of pretending to be something one is not; instin…
False charges and malicious spoken statements about someone (…
Dubious
Doubtful; of unlikely authority
Fabricated
Made; concocted to deceive
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AP English Vocab 7
Allay
Bestial
Convivial
Coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive…
Allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
30 terms
AP English #7
anecdote
archetype
apostrophe:
dialogue:
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
A detail, image or character type that occurs frequently in l…
A figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent…
Conversation between two or more people
anecdote
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
archetype
A detail, image or character type that occurs frequently in l…
AP English Vocab 7
Incredulous
Inexorable
Inveterate
Offal
not able or willing to believe something: feeling or showing…
not able to be stopped or changed
always or often doing something specified: always or often ha…
the organs (such as the liver or kidney) of an animal that ar…
Incredulous
not able or willing to believe something: feeling or showing…
Inexorable
not able to be stopped or changed
AP English Vocabulary #7
Propitious
Laconic
Iniquity
Asperity
(adj) presenting favorable circumstances, auspicious, favorable
(adj) using or marked by the use of few words; terse, concise
(n) gross immorality or injustice; wickedness... a grossly immor…
(n) roughness or harshness, as of a surface, sound, or climat…
Propitious
(adj) presenting favorable circumstances, auspicious, favorable
Laconic
(adj) using or marked by the use of few words; terse, concise
25 terms
AP English - Fab Vocab Review #7
abeyance
abnegation
aggrandize
cajolery
N - held in waiting; pending; in a state of suspension
N - denial; refraining from indulgence; giving something up
V - to make or appear to make something great or greater than…
N - persuading by flattery, coaxing, and/or entrapping
abeyance
N - held in waiting; pending; in a state of suspension
abnegation
N - denial; refraining from indulgence; giving something up
AP ENGLISH VOCABULARY #7
adept
ominous
venal
excruciating
very skillful
very threatening
very corrupt
very painful
adept
very skillful
ominous
very threatening
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AP English vocab 7
scintillating
sedentary
dilatory
fractious
(adj.) animated, vivacious, brilliantly clever
(adj.) characterized by or requiring a sitting posture; accus…
(adj.) tending to delay or procrastinate; intended to cause d…
(adj.) unruly; easily-angered, peevish, irritable, quarrelsome
scintillating
(adj.) animated, vivacious, brilliantly clever
sedentary
(adj.) characterized by or requiring a sitting posture; accus…
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ap english vocab 7
abhor
abominable
appease
abscribe
hate; regard with disgust
thoroughly detestable
bring peace, quiet, calm
to assign or refer to
abhor
hate; regard with disgust
abominable
thoroughly detestable
English AP vocab 7
Eclectic (I write the song)
Medley (I write the song)
Dilettante (I write the song)
Parallelism (A little bit of everything)
Made up of a variety of sources or styles
An assortment or a mixture, especially of musical pieces
One with an amateurish or superficial interest in the arts or…
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
Eclectic (I write the song)
Made up of a variety of sources or styles
Medley (I write the song)
An assortment or a mixture, especially of musical pieces
AP English-Week 7
Cogent
Conceit
Despotic
Eloquent
(Adj) Convincing; reasonable argument
(Noun) A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an exten…
(Adj) Exercising absolute power; tyrannical
(Adj) Vivid or persuasive speech
Cogent
(Adj) Convincing; reasonable argument
Conceit
(Noun) A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an exten…
AP english list 7
arid
belligerent
cosmopolitan
cumulative
dry, parched, boring
aggressive, confrontational
international
collective
arid
dry, parched, boring
belligerent
aggressive, confrontational
AP English Vocab 7
benign
compliant
emulate
innumerable
not causing harm
submissive, easy to persuade or control
to copy something admired, to imitate
too many to number or count, many
benign
not causing harm
compliant
submissive, easy to persuade or control
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AP English: Week 7
Allay
Capacious
Didactic
Diurnal
(V.): To calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve.…
(Adj.): Able to hold a large amount; roomy. ... Synonym: abundan…
(Adj.): A term used to describe writing that teaches a specif…
(Adj.): Occurring every day; occurring during the daytime. ... S…
Allay
(V.): To calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve.…
Capacious
(Adj.): Able to hold a large amount; roomy. ... Synonym: abundan…
AP English Vocab 7
soporific
derelict
moribund
anachronistic
(adj.) tending to induce drowsiness or sleep; (n.) a drug or…
(n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (ad…
(adj.) dying, on the way out
(adj.) belonging to a period other than that being portrayed
soporific
(adj.) tending to induce drowsiness or sleep; (n.) a drug or…
derelict
(n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (ad…
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AP English | List 7
ambulatory
brazen
din
ennui
walking or moving around
showing or expressing boldness and a complete lack of shame
a system of standard electrical connections, used especially…
weariness and dissatisfaction with life that results from a l…
ambulatory
walking or moving around
brazen
showing or expressing boldness and a complete lack of shame
20 terms
AP English Terms 7
Anticlimax
Atmosphere
Cliff Hanger
Climax
In literature or drama, occurs when an action produces far sm…
Emotional tone or background that surrounds a scene
A melodramatic adventure serial in which every installment en…
The arrangement of words, phrases, or clauses in an order of…
Anticlimax
In literature or drama, occurs when an action produces far sm…
Atmosphere
Emotional tone or background that surrounds a scene
100 terms
AP English: List 7
Aberration
Abstruse
Affability
Affluence
Departure from normal; unwelcomed
Difficult to understand
Pleasant; friendly
Wealthy
Aberration
Departure from normal; unwelcomed
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
20 terms
AP English Roots #7
anthrop
anthrop
arch
arch
man, human
misanthrope
ruler, first
monarchy
anthrop
man, human
anthrop
misanthrope
25 terms
List 7 AP english
numer
fort
osteo
ornith
number
strong
bone
bird
numer
number
fort
strong
20 terms
7 November AP English III
pragmatism (pragmatic)
criteria
banal (banality)
inscrutable
a practical, matter-of-fact way of approaching problems
standards by which something is judged
predictable;commonplace, trite
Difficult to understand
pragmatism (pragmatic)
a practical, matter-of-fact way of approaching problems
criteria
standards by which something is judged
AP English 11 #7
meed
remuneration
restitution
retribution
a merited reward
compensation pay or recompense
a reimbursement or a restoration of something to its rightful…
a deserved punishment
meed
a merited reward
remuneration
compensation pay or recompense
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AP English Words #7
Induction
Subjectivity
Syntactic Fluency
Tricolon
A conclusion reached through reasoning, it is derived using f…
Think of perspective
To create a variety of sentence structures and have sentence…
Consist of three parallel clauses, phrases, or words, which h…
Induction
A conclusion reached through reasoning, it is derived using f…
Subjectivity
Think of perspective
AP English Vocabulary (7)
Rhetorical Effects
Bombast
Cadence
Change of Opinion
Produced by a writer's employment of rhetorical strategies; E…
A diction-based and tonal rhetorical effect created by inflat…
A desirable syntactical rhetorical effect created by rhythmic…
A logical rhetorical effect created when the author has succe…
Rhetorical Effects
Produced by a writer's employment of rhetorical strategies; E…
Bombast
A diction-based and tonal rhetorical effect created by inflat…
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AP English Vocab 7
delineate
inquisitive
nefarious
vernacular
to describe accurately
asking questions, inquiring
extreme wickedness
everyday speech, slang
delineate
to describe accurately
inquisitive
asking questions, inquiring
AP English Vocab 7
Lyrical
Maxim
Metaphor
Metonymy
Song like works characterized by emotion, subjectivity and im…
Sub evident or universally recognized truth
Comparing two things without using like or as
Figure of speech that replaces the name of a thing with the n…
Lyrical
Song like works characterized by emotion, subjectivity and im…
Maxim
Sub evident or universally recognized truth
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AP English Vocabulary 7
Allay
Bestial
Coterie
Convivial
To calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
An intimate group of persons with a similar purpose
Festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
Allay
To calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Bestial
Beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and sens…
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AP English Vocab #7
Pacifist
Panacea
Panegyric
Pantheon
Strongly and actively opposed to conflict and especially war
Something that will make everything about a situation better
Something (such as a speech or a piece of writing) that prais…
A group of people who are famous or important
Pacifist
Strongly and actively opposed to conflict and especially war
Panacea
Something that will make everything about a situation better
AP English List 7 Words
Auspices
Auspicious
Circumspect
Despicable
a. Protection or support; patronage. b. A portent, omen, or a…
Attended by favorable circumstances.
Heedful of circumstances or consequences.
Deserving of scorn or contempt; vile.
Auspices
a. Protection or support; patronage. b. A portent, omen, or a…
Auspicious
Attended by favorable circumstances.
AP English; List 7
Arid (adj)
Belligerent (adj)
Cosmopolitan (adj)
Cumulative (adj)
Excessively dry; lacking interest
Inclined to or exhibiting assertiveness, hostile
Having wide international sophistication; worldly
Formed by the addition of new material of same kind; collective
Arid (adj)
Excessively dry; lacking interest
Belligerent (adj)
Inclined to or exhibiting assertiveness, hostile
45 terms
AP English Vocab 7
fiance
noblesse oblige
a cappella
non sequitur
a man engaged to be married; a man to whom a woman is engaged…
benevolent, honorable behavior considered to be the responsib…
1. without instrument accompaniment 2. originally in ref. to…
1. an inference or a conclusion that does not follow from the…
fiance
a man engaged to be married; a man to whom a woman is engaged…
noblesse oblige
benevolent, honorable behavior considered to be the responsib…
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AP English Vocabulary 7
Frivolous
Frugality
Furtive
Garrulous
not having any serious purpose or value
the quality of being economical with money or food; thriftine…
attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
excessively talkative, especially on trivial matters
Frivolous
not having any serious purpose or value
Frugality
the quality of being economical with money or food; thriftine…
Ap English vocab #7
Grandiose
Mirth
Dearth
Lest
Characterized by greatness if scope or scale; full of pompous…
Enjoyment rejoicing or gladness
Scarcity; lack; paucity
So as to prevent the possibility that; for fear that
Grandiose
Characterized by greatness if scope or scale; full of pompous…
Mirth
Enjoyment rejoicing or gladness
AP English 7
Allay
Capacious
Didactic
Diurnal
To diminish or put at rest (fear or suspicion)
Having a lot of room inside; roomy
Instructive
Daily; occurring each day
Allay
To diminish or put at rest (fear or suspicion)
Capacious
Having a lot of room inside; roomy
AP English Vocab 7
Marxism
Feminism
Post-colonialism
Disenfranchised
Belief that throughout history the state has been a device fo…
The belief in the social, political, and economic equality of…
Study of effects of colonialism psychological... N
Describing someone who is Deprived the rights of citizens... Adj
Marxism
Belief that throughout history the state has been a device fo…
Feminism
The belief in the social, political, and economic equality of…
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AP English week 7
Allay
Capacious
Didactic
Diurnal
(v.) to lessen
(adj.) roomy/spacious
(adj): intended to teach
(adj) of or during the day
Allay
(v.) to lessen
Capacious
(adj.) roomy/spacious
AP English Vocab 7
Benevolent
Mollify
Reclamation
Dubious
kind (adj)
to appease the anger of someone (v)
the act of returning something to a better, former state (n)
Doubting (adj)
Benevolent
kind (adj)
Mollify
to appease the anger of someone (v)
20 terms
AP English Vocab #7
Austere
Beneficent
Cadaverous
Concoct
Severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
Performing acts of kindness or charity; doing good
Pale gaunt, resembling a corpse
To prepare by combing ingredients, to make up
Austere
Severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
Beneficent
Performing acts of kindness or charity; doing good
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AP English 7
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
20 terms
AP English III Vocabulary Unit Five 2016-7
empathy
plausible
heyday
ingenious
the intellectual identification with or vicarious experiencin…
having an appearance of truth or reason; seemingly worthy of…
the stage or period of greatest vigor, strength, success, etc…
characterized by cleverness or originality of invention or co…
empathy
the intellectual identification with or vicarious experiencin…
plausible
having an appearance of truth or reason; seemingly worthy of…
AP English vocab 7
Absolve
Arbitrary
Camaraderie
Deter
to free from guilt, to exonerate
based on random or merely personal preference
a spirit of friendship
to discourage from acting, prevent the progress, dissuade
Absolve
to free from guilt, to exonerate
Arbitrary
based on random or merely personal preference
13 terms
AP English Vocab 7
catharsis
bombastic
dissipated
evanescent
an emotional purification or relief
using many or lengthy words without much meaning
indulging excessively in sensual pleasure
gradually disappearing
catharsis
an emotional purification or relief
bombastic
using many or lengthy words without much meaning
20 terms
AP English Vocab 7
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
stern in manner/appearance, plain
performing acts of kindness
pale, resembling a corpse
to prepare by combining ingredients, to devise
austere
stern in manner/appearance, plain
beneficent
performing acts of kindness
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