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AP English Sadler-Oxford unit 9 vocabulary
Beatitude
Bête Noire
Bode
Dank
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing ... syn:…
someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads, or…
to be an omen of; to indicate by signs... syn: presage, augur, f…
unpleasantly damp or wet... syn: clammy, moist, soggy... ant: dry,…
Beatitude
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing ... syn:…
Bête Noire
someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads, or…
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AP English Ch. 14-17 Oxford
3 groups for methods of paragraph deve…
Illustrations (79-81)
Restatement Paragraph (81-82)
Negative-Position Restatement (82-83)
1) those that strictly within the topic, offering examples of…
-Show that you're not talking through your hat... -anchor an abs…
-repeats the main idea... -provides the substance of an entire p…
-starts by saying what is NOT the case, then answers what is…
3 groups for methods of paragraph deve…
1) those that strictly within the topic, offering examples of…
Illustrations (79-81)
-Show that you're not talking through your hat... -anchor an abs…
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AP Lit Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G - Unit 3
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Dissemble
V. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
N. belief, mental acceptance
V. to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depr…
V. to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression
Cavort
V. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
Credence
N. belief, mental acceptance
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Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop: Unit 1! AP STYTLE! HIGHSCHOOL LEVEL
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj) near, next to, adjoining.
(v.) to get down from, step down from; to come down from the…
(adj.) not productive, bare
to break up, disturb
adjacent
(adj) near, next to, adjoining.
alight
(v.) to get down from, step down from; to come down from the…
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AP Lit Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G - Unit 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
desirious of something to the point of greed; intensely eager
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
accost
to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challenging…
animadversion
a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
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AP Lit Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G: Unit 1
Acquisitvie
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
Acquisitvie
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right
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AP English vocab (sadlier-Oxford) set 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
Warn; caution
Opening; gap
Bandit
Prudent; cautious
Admonish
Warn; caution
Breach
Opening; gap
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AP English Literature Workshop
Eschew
Eulogy
Euphemism
Fell adj.
to shun; to avoid (as something wrong or distasteful)
speech in praise of someone
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
inhumanly cruel
Eschew
to shun; to avoid (as something wrong or distasteful)
Eulogy
speech in praise of someone
English Unit 12 words (Sadier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F)
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
v. to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
n. a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a su…
n. a loud ringing sound; v. to make a loud ringing noise
adj. side by side, touching; near; adjacent in time
absolve
v. to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
caricature
n. a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a su…
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ENGLISH sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 13
antipathy
applicable
asset
beset
I had a feeling of _____ to this jerk
Your story is not _____ to this argument
Max Zimmerman is an _____ to the tennis team
We _____ our friends with water guns
antipathy
I had a feeling of _____ to this jerk
applicable
Your story is not _____ to this argument
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English Unit 12 words (Sadier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F)
absolve
caricature
clangor
contiguous
v. to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
n. a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a su…
n. a loud ringing sound; v. to make a loud ringing noise
adj. side by side, touching; near; adjacent in time
absolve
v. to clear from blame, responsibility, or guilt
caricature
n. a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a su…
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English - Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 7-15
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(verb) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of a…
animosity
(noun) strong dislike; bitter hostility
apathy
(noun) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
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English Unit 11 words (Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F)
abstermious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
adj. moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); character…
adj. deserving of blame or correction
adj. likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent on…
v. to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, verify
abstermious
adj. moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); character…
censurable
adj. deserving of blame or correction
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English Unit 10 words (Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F)
accrue
annotation
bedlam
covert
(v) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural r…
(n) a critical or explanatory not or comment, especially for…
(n) a state or scene of uproar and confusion
(adj) hidden, disguised, purposefully kept secret; sheltered,…
accrue
(v) to grow or accumulate over time; to happen as a natural r…
annotation
(n) a critical or explanatory not or comment, especially for…
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English Unit 9 words (Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F)
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
v. to make less in amount, degree, to subside, become less, t…
n. praise or flattery that is excessive
n. an object of intense dislike; a curse or strong denunciation
adj. shrewd, crafty, showing practical wisdom
abate
v. to make less in amount, degree, to subside, become less, t…
adulation
n. praise or flattery that is excessive
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English 11 Level 2:,Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level F
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Noun: the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise…
Verb: to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to p…
Noun: a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Noun: decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
Noun: the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise…
Assuage
Verb: to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to p…
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English Unit 14 words (Sadlier Oxford Vocab workshop level F)
amenable
berate
carnage
credulous
adj. willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submis…
v. to scold sharply
n. large-scale slaughter or loss of life
adj. too ready to believe, easily deceived
amenable
adj. willing to follow advice or authority, tractable, submis…
berate
v. to scold sharply
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English Unit 13 words (Sadlier Oxford Vocab workshop level F)
abet
aver
blatant
broach
v. to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially i something…
v. to affirm, declare confidently
adj. noisy in a coarse, offensive war; obvious or conspicuous…
v. to bring up or begin to talk about (a subject); to announc…
abet
v. to encourage, assist, aid, support (especially i something…
aver
v. to affirm, declare confidently
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English I- Vocab Unit 1-6 Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 1-6
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
(v.) to make up for... SYN: expiate, make amends for... ANT: depriv…
(n.) slavery; any state of being bound or held down... SYN: serv…
(adj.) believable... SYN: plausible, acceptable, likely... ANT: imp…
(v.) to pay for... SYN: settle, bear the cost, foot the bill... ANT…
Atone
(v.) to make up for... SYN: expiate, make amends for... ANT: depriv…
Bondage
(n.) slavery; any state of being bound or held down... SYN: serv…
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English Pre-AP: Sadlier Oxford Unit 3 Vocab Accents
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
a bom' in ate
ac cul tur a' tion
ad ven ti' tious
as cribe'
Abominate
a bom' in ate
Acculturation
ac cul tur a' tion
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AP English - Vocabulary Workshop 1-3 Review
decadence
elicit
expostulate
jaded
the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities
call forth, as an emotion, feeling, or response
reason with for the purpose of dissuasion
exhausted
decadence
the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities
elicit
call forth, as an emotion, feeling, or response
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AP English Vocab Workshop Set 1 Words
Antithetical
Apathetic
Astonished
Brash
Directly opposed or contrasted... Syn: Contradictory, poles apar…
not interested/concerned... Syn: callous, passive, stoic... Ant: co…
Amazed... Syn: alarm, daze... Ant: unimpressed, jaded, apathetic
hasty, rash, zesty... Syn: bold, cheeky, cocky... Ant: careful, lev…
Antithetical
Directly opposed or contrasted... Syn: Contradictory, poles apar…
Apathetic
not interested/concerned... Syn: callous, passive, stoic... Ant: co…
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English II Pre-AP Final: Unit 3 Sadlier-Oxford
abominate
circuitous
expedite
inadvertent
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
roundabout, not direct
to make easy, cause to progress faster
resulting from or marked by lack of attention; unintentional,…
abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
circuitous
roundabout, not direct
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AP english vocab workshop terms unit 2
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
v. to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... syn…
n. poise, assurance, great self confidence; perpendicularity…
adj. pompous or overblown in language; full of high sounding…
adj. without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacki…
ameliorate
v. to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming... syn…
aplomb
n. poise, assurance, great self confidence; perpendicularity…
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Sadlier-Oxford English II PRE-AP final FALL
Approbation
Assuage
Hackneyed
Jaded
The expression of approval for the favorable opinion, praise;…
To make easier of milder. To calm. To quench
Used so often as to lack freshness or originality
Wearied, worn-out, dulled(in the sense of being satiated by e…
Approbation
The expression of approval for the favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
To make easier of milder. To calm. To quench
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English II Pre-AP Final: Sadlier-Oxford Unit 1
approbation
assuage
hackneyed
jaded
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise, offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm, put an end…
used so often as to lack freshness or originality
wearied, worn-out, dulled
approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise, offi…
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm, put an end…
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AP English - Vocabulary Workshop 4 Review
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
aura
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type or ch…
that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive air or…
affable
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
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English II Pre-AP Final: Sadlier-Oxford Unit 2
ameliorate
bombastic
epitome
exhort
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
a summary, a condensed account; an instance that represents a…
to urge strongly, advise earnestly
ameliorate
to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
bombastic
pompous or overblown in language; full of high-sounding words…
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AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 11
Abrogate
Synonyms: Abrogate
Antonyms: Abrogate
Ambient
(v) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
annul, revoke
renew, ratify
(adj) completely surrounding, encompassing
Abrogate
(v) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Synonyms: Abrogate
annul, revoke
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AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 12
Aesthetic
Synonyms: Aesthetic
Defunct
Synonyms: Defunct
(adj) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
artistic
(adj) no longer in existence or functioning, dead
extinct, nonexistent
Aesthetic
(adj) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
Synonyms: Aesthetic
artistic
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AP english vocab workshop terms unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
n. any act of forgiveness or absolution... synonyms: reprieve
n. self government, political control... synonym: home rule... anto…
adj. self- evident... synonym: taken for granted... antonyms: quest…
v. to publish or proclaim widely... synonyms: broadcast, trumpet…
amnesty
n. any act of forgiveness or absolution... synonyms: reprieve
autonomy
n. self government, political control... synonym: home rule... anto…
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AP english vocab workshop terms unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
v. to have an intense dislike or hatred for... synonyms: loathe,…
n. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or struct…
adj. resulting from chance rather than an inherent cause or c…
v. to assign or refer to, attribute... synonyms: impute, credit
abominate
v. to have an intense dislike or hatred for... synonyms: loathe,…
acculturation
n. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or struct…
55 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 7
Allay
Synonyms: Allay
Antonyms: Allay
Bestial
(v) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
reduce, aleviate, moderate
aggravate, exacerbate, intensify
(adj) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence an…
Allay
(v) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Synonyms: Allay
reduce, aleviate, moderate
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AP english vocab workshop terms unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, raise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet , calm; to p…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpos…
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, raise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet , calm; to p…
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AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 8
Allege
Synonym: Allege
Antonym: Allege
Arrant
(v) to assert without proof or confirmation
contend
prove
(adj) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
Allege
(v) to assert without proof or confirmation
Synonym: Allege
contend
55 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 9
Acclamation
Synonyms: Acclamation
Antonyms: Acclamation
Bucolic
(n) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of approval
ovation, cheering, plaudits
booing, hissing, jeers, catcalls
(adj) characteristics of the countryside, rural; relating to…
Acclamation
(n) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming verbal vote of approval
Synonyms: Acclamation
ovation, cheering, plaudits
55 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 15
Amenity
Antonyms: Amenity
Aperture
Antonyms: Aperture
(n) that which is pleasant or agreeable; (pl) attractive feat…
unpleasantness, disagreeableness
(n) an opening, gap, hole; orifice
closure, blockage, occlusion
Amenity
(n) that which is pleasant or agreeable; (pl) attractive feat…
Antonyms: Amenity
unpleasantness, disagreeableness
50 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 14
Beatific
Synonyms: Beatific
Antonyms: Beatific
Behemoth
(adj) blissful; rendering or making blessed
rapturous, ecstatic
disconsolate, dejected, doleful
(n) a creature of enormous size, power, or appearance
Beatific
(adj) blissful; rendering or making blessed
Synonyms: Beatific
rapturous, ecstatic
51 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 13
Abstruse
Synonyms: Abstruse
Antonyms: Abstruse
Affront
(adj) extremely difficult to understand
arcane, recondite, occult
simple, straightforward
(n) an open or intentional insult; a slight; (v) to insult on…
Abstruse
(adj) extremely difficult to understand
Synonyms: Abstruse
arcane, recondite, occult
20 terms
AP English - Vocab Workshop (SECTION 1)
Aquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Able to retain Ideas or information; concerned with acquiring…
To claim or take without right
unoriginal
To work excessively, overwork
Aquisitive
Able to retain Ideas or information; concerned with acquiring…
Arrogate
To claim or take without right
51 terms
AP English Vocabulary Workshop Unit 10
Askance
Synonyms: Askance
Attenuate
Synonyms: Attenuate
(adv) with suspicion, distrust, or disapproval
Distrustfully, suspiciously
(v) to make thin or slender; to weak or lessen in force, inte…
thin out, dilute, water down
Askance
(adv) with suspicion, distrust, or disapproval
Synonyms: Askance
Distrustfully, suspiciously
20 terms
AP english vocab workshop terms unit 6
anamolous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
adj. abnormal, irregular... synonyms: exceptional, unusual, aber…
n. the act of slandering or defaming... synonyms: innuendo, calu…
adj. extremely strange... synonyms: grotesque, fantastic, outlan…
adj. abrupt, blunt... synonyms: tactless, ungracious... antonyms: t…
anamolous
adj. abnormal, irregular... synonyms: exceptional, unusual, aber…
aspersion
n. the act of slandering or defaming... synonyms: innuendo, calu…
20 terms
AP english vocab workshop terms unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
adj. courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... synon…
v. to increase in greatness, power, or wealth... synonyms: augme…
adj. shapeless, without organization, unity, or cohesion... syno…
n. an original ,model on which something was replicated; idea…
affable
adj. courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to... synon…
aggrandize
v. to increase in greatness, power, or wealth... synonyms: augme…
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G: Unit 1
Acquisitvie
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
Acquisitvie
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right
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ENGLISH FINAL Sadlier-Oxford Vocab Workshop Level F: Unit 8-15
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
Stinging, bitter in temper or tone
Resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
Dismay, confusion
fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
Stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
Resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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Woo 7 English Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level B Unit 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj.) near, next to, adjoining
(v.) To get down from, step down from
(adj.) Not productive, bare
(v.) To break up, disturb
adjacent
(adj.) near, next to, adjoining
alight
(v.) To get down from, step down from
20 terms
AP English IV Vocabulary Workshop Unit 1
Something added to something else as h…
The male sheep that leads the flock to…
To howl or screech like a cat; to quar…
Absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
Something added to something else as h…
Adjunct
The male sheep that leads the flock to…
Bellwether
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level G: Unit 1
Acquisitvie
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
Acquisitvie
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right
20 terms
Sadlier-Oxford Vocabulary Workshop Level E Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(verb) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(verb) to make larger, increase... Many couples have to _______…
(adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss... Indiv…
adulterate
(verb) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
20 terms
English Vocab Sadlier Oxford Vocabulary Workshop New Edition Level F unit 2 modified definitions
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
Improve make better correct
Poise assurance self confidence perpendicular
Pompous, big words, overblown language
Not developed, immature, W/o feathers
Ameliorate
Improve make better correct
Aplomb
Poise assurance self confidence perpendicular
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