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english 1 college prep
patron
patriarch
patricide
paternal
n. who support an artist
n. male head of a family
n. the killing of one's fatherland
n. fatherly
patron
n. who support an artist
patriarch
n. male head of a family
College Prep English Week 1
Allocation
Ascetic
Beguile
Crass
(Verb/noun) The act of setting aside or apportioning for a pa…
(Noun) A person who dedicates his or her life to a pursuit of…
(Verb) to influence by trickery; flatter/trick someone
(Adj.) without refinement, delicacy, or sensitivity
Allocation
(Verb/noun) The act of setting aside or apportioning for a pa…
Ascetic
(Noun) A person who dedicates his or her life to a pursuit of…
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College Prep English Vocabulary 1
Abdicate
Ameliorate
Blatantly
Cognizant
To give up responsibility for
To improve
In an extremely obvious way
Aware
Abdicate
To give up responsibility for
Ameliorate
To improve
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English College Prep Vocabulary 1
Ancestral
Appraisingly
Arrogant
Console
given by ancestors
to determine worth
overly-proud
to comfort or encourage
Ancestral
given by ancestors
Appraisingly
to determine worth
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College Prep English Vocab #1
Abdicate
Ameliorate
Blatantly
Cognizant
to give up responsibility for
to improve
in an extremely obvious way; conspicuously
aware
Abdicate
to give up responsibility for
Ameliorate
to improve
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College Prep English Vocab #1
Analyze
Articulate
Assert
Challenge
to break down into parts
to express clearly
to state something in a strong and definite way
to dispute the truth or validity of a claim
Analyze
to break down into parts
Articulate
to express clearly
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College prep English wk 1
Allocation
Ascetic
Beguile
Crass
The act of setting aside for a paticular purpose; portion set…
A person who leads a simple life, and abstains from from plea…
To mislead by trickery; cheating, or deceiving
Without refinement or sensitivity; obtuse or stupid
Allocation
The act of setting aside for a paticular purpose; portion set…
Ascetic
A person who leads a simple life, and abstains from from plea…
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College Prep English Vocab 1
Delineate
Nefarious
Vernacular
Brawn
V. to describe accurately, with great detail
adj. extreme wickedness
N. everyday speech; slang
N. muscular strength
Delineate
V. to describe accurately, with great detail
Nefarious
adj. extreme wickedness
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college prep English list 1
disarray
genealogy
abrogate
beatific
disorder,confusion
study of ancestry:family history
to abloish:to annul: to do away with
angelic: showing exalted joy
disarray
disorder,confusion
genealogy
study of ancestry:family history
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Vocab English 1 College Prep
Dilemma
Efface
Predispose
Relinquish
Crisis
To erase
Before hand
To let go
Dilemma
Crisis
Efface
To erase
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College Prep English Vocab 1
Adroit
Adulterate
Adventitious
Aegis
Skillful, clever.
To make impure.
Accidental; nonessential.
A shield; protection; sponsorship.
Adroit
Skillful, clever.
Adulterate
To make impure.
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college prep English vocab 1
annotation
appellation
eponym
linguistics
a critical or explanatory note
a name title or designation
a person whose name is or us thought to be the source of the…
the study of nature, structure, and variation of language
annotation
a critical or explanatory note
appellation
a name title or designation
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English 1 College Prep Vocab
Hyper
Hyperactive
Hypercritical
Hypertension
too much, over, excessive, beyond
restless, over filling with energy
too critical or judgemental
above normal tension or pressure, often of the bloodstream
Hyper
too much, over, excessive, beyond
Hyperactive
restless, over filling with energy
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Retake #1 College Prep English
Obsolete
Fervent
Solace
Grievous
no longer in use or no longer useful
very intense feelings
comfort in disappointment or misery
causing grief or anguish
Obsolete
no longer in use or no longer useful
Fervent
very intense feelings
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College prep English, week 1
Allocation
Ascetic
Beguile
Crass
The act of setting aside or appointing for a particular purpo…
A person who dedicates his/her life to a pursuit of contempla…
To influence by trickery; flattery; etc; mislead; delude; to…
Without refinement, delicacy, or sensitivity; gross; obtuse;…
Allocation
The act of setting aside or appointing for a particular purpo…
Ascetic
A person who dedicates his/her life to a pursuit of contempla…
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Lesson 1 College Prep English
divulge
abet
dogmatic
insipid
to tell; reveal (as a secret)
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
arrogant and stubborn about one's (often unproven) beliefs
lacking flavor; dull; not at all stimulating
divulge
to tell; reveal (as a secret)
abet
to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
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College Prep English Vocab: Semester 1 Exam
Aphorism
Aversion
Conviction
Integrity
Wise saying; short, clever statements that make interesting o…
Strong or fixed dislike
Firm belief
Sound moral principles; honesty
Aphorism
Wise saying; short, clever statements that make interesting o…
Aversion
Strong or fixed dislike
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College prep English quiz 1
Allocation
Defray
Dint
Envoy
The act of allocating apportinment
To bear or pay all or part of the costs
Force or power
A diplomatic agent
Allocation
The act of allocating apportinment
Defray
To bear or pay all or part of the costs
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Vocabulary 3 College Prep English 1
Discredit
Incredible
Credence
Incredulous
To cast doubt;ruin the reputation of (v.)
Unbelievable (adj.)
Belief as to the truth of something (n.)
Unbelieving; skeptical (adj.)
Discredit
To cast doubt;ruin the reputation of (v.)
Incredible
Unbelievable (adj.)
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CollegePrep. Voc #1
fledgling
sagacious
hackneyed
unassailable
young and inexperienced; anew participant in some activity
Wise; showing good judgement and foresight
Used so often as to lack freshness or originality
impossible to dispute or disprove; undeniable
fledgling
young and inexperienced; anew participant in some activity
sagacious
Wise; showing good judgement and foresight
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English 1 Honors (Stanton College Prep)
Aghast
Bilk
Choleric
Decadence
filled with horror or shock
to defraud; cheat --- to evade payment
easily angered or irritated
act of decaying to inferior state
Aghast
filled with horror or shock
Bilk
to defraud; cheat --- to evade payment
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English 1 college prep unit 3 vocabulary
Discredit
Incredible
Credence
Incredulous
To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Unbelievable
Belief as to the truth of something
Unbelieving; skeptical
Discredit
To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Incredible
Unbelievable
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English College Prep Vocab 1-3
Archaic
Argot
Connotation
Denotation
Referring to formerly common words that are now rarely used
The Secret language used by a particular group or class
Mental associations suggested by a word
The exact meaning of a word
Archaic
Referring to formerly common words that are now rarely used
Argot
The Secret language used by a particular group or class
College Prep English I: Vocabulary List 1
Bliss
Blissful
Blithe
Buoy
Perfect happiness
Very happy
Merry, joyous/heedless
Keep afloat; raise the spirits of; encourage
Bliss
Perfect happiness
Blissful
Very happy
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Vocabulary List Four English 1 College Prep
Prestigitious
Arduous
Disem
Audacity
having a highly favorable reputation, of high standing, comma…
hard to do, requiring much effort, painstaking,difficult
to different statet between two or more things, to distinguis…
disrespectful boldness, the nerve, the guts or the gall
Prestigitious
having a highly favorable reputation, of high standing, comma…
Arduous
hard to do, requiring much effort, painstaking,difficult
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English 1 College Prep Vocabulary List Five
Slogging
Noxious
Nuance
Sate
vigorous striking; hard hitting, punching
harmful, deadly, injurious, toxic
subtle, hint, little clue
to satisfy
Slogging
vigorous striking; hard hitting, punching
Noxious
harmful, deadly, injurious, toxic
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English 1 College Prep Vocab. 4
Preamble
Premonition
Prejudiced
Precocious
N. An introduction to a document
N. A feeling thay something is going to happen
Adj. Judging without knowledge; thought or reason
Adj. Advanced mentally with relationship to age
Preamble
N. An introduction to a document
Premonition
N. A feeling thay something is going to happen
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English 1 College Prep Vocab. List 3
Discredit
Incredible
Credence
Incredulous
V. To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Adj. Unbelievable
N. Belief as to the truth of something
Adj. Unbelieving; skeptical
Discredit
V. To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Incredible
Adj. Unbelievable
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English 1 College Prep Vocab. List 3
Discredit
Incredible
Credence
Incredulous
V. To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Adj. Unbelievable
N. Belief as to the truth of something
Adj. Unbelieving; skeptical
Discredit
V. To cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
Incredible
Adj. Unbelievable
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English 1 College Prep Vocabulary List 2
congregate
consolidate
con
antibiotic
v. to gather with others in one place
v. to unite into one whole; combine
with or together
n. a drug capable of killing germs inside the body
congregate
v. to gather with others in one place
consolidate
v. to unite into one whole; combine
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chapter 2 vocabulary college prep english 1
part 1
ameliorate
invalid
detrimental
...
become better; make better; improve; enhance
1. not binding in law; having no force or effect; void; nugat…
harmful; damaging
part 1
...
ameliorate
become better; make better; improve; enhance
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English 1 College Prep - Vocab List 7
Theocracy
Theologian
Athiest
Monotheistic
Government run by a religious group
A person who studies religions and god.
A person who does not believe in god
Belief in one god
Theocracy
Government run by a religious group
Theologian
A person who studies religions and god.
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English 1 College Prep Vocabulary List 3
discredit
incredible
credence
incredulous
verb. cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
adjective. unbelievable
noun. belief as to the truth of something
adjective. unbelieving; skeptacle
discredit
verb. cast doubt; ruin the reputation of
incredible
adjective. unbelievable
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Lyons College Prep English 12 Vocab #1
meritorious
simulate
expostulate
intercede
(adj) worthy, deserving recognition and praise
(v) to make a pretense of, to imitate; to show the outer sign…
(v) to attempt to dissuade someone from some course or decisi…
(v) to plead on behalf of someone else; to serve as a third p…
meritorious
(adj) worthy, deserving recognition and praise
simulate
(v) to make a pretense of, to imitate; to show the outer sign…
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College Prep English Unit Test 1
Mood
Setting
Inference
Prediction
Feeling; Overall emotion created by a work of literature
Where the story takes place; time and location
Draw conclusions based on evidence;... Draw a logical conclusion…
Make predictions about what will happen. Type of inference
Mood
Feeling; Overall emotion created by a work of literature
Setting
Where the story takes place; time and location
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College prep english 4 vol 1
Adroit
Adulterate
Adventitious
Aegis
Skillful, clever
To make impure
Accidental; nonessential
A shield; protection; sponsorship
Adroit
Skillful, clever
Adulterate
To make impure
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English College Prep chapter 1 vocabulary
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
(n.) causing damage or injury
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body
(n.) the quality of being reserved in speech or action; good…
(adj.) joking, humorous, sarcasism
detriment
(n.) causing damage or injury
dexterous
(adj.) skillful in the use of hands or body
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English 11 - College Prep Vocabulary 1-4
torrid
ostracize
trepidation
extemporaneous
excessively hot
to exclude from public or private favor
nervous uncertainty of feeling
done or made without much or any preparation
torrid
excessively hot
ostracize
to exclude from public or private favor
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College Prep English - Vocal List 1-2
perennial
ornate
pendant
pauper
continuing through the year or through many years
ornamented to a marked degree
anything that hangs from something else, either for ornament…
one without means of support
perennial
continuing through the year or through many years
ornate
ornamented to a marked degree
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English 11 college prep- vocab 1-3
detest
evolve
intercede
irrepressible
dislike or hate with intensity
unfold or expand
mediate between persons
that cannot be restrained or kept down
detest
dislike or hate with intensity
evolve
unfold or expand
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College Prep English 1 Final Exam Outline
Advesary
Augmenting
Grievance
Transgression
Enemy
Increase
Complaint
Sin
Advesary
Enemy
Augmenting
Increase
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College Writing Prep #1
Exigence
Loquacious
Extemporize
Supercilious
(noun) - the call to action (like an event or issue) that pro…
(adj) - talkative or overly chatty
(verb) - to improvise or make up on the spot
(adj) - arrogant; behaving as if you are better or above some…
Exigence
(noun) - the call to action (like an event or issue) that pro…
Loquacious
(adj) - talkative or overly chatty
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College Prep English 1 Midterm Odyssey Characters
Calypso
Achaeans
Poseidon
Telemachus
a beautiful goddess-nymph who lives on Ogygia. She keeps Odys…
The Greeks in the Odyssey
Brother of Zeus, god of the sea. The ENEMY of Odysseus.
Odysseus' son
Calypso
a beautiful goddess-nymph who lives on Ogygia. She keeps Odys…
Achaeans
The Greeks in the Odyssey
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Lesson 1 College Prep
gregarious
meticulous
divulge
coerce
sociable; fond of the company of others
extremely careful about things, precise
to tell; to reveal
to force by using pressure, intimidation, or threats
gregarious
sociable; fond of the company of others
meticulous
extremely careful about things, precise
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College Prep English
accommodate
dusky
furtively
erratic
v. make room for
adj. shadowy dim
adv. stealthily secretly
adj. irregular
accommodate
v. make room for
dusky
adj. shadowy dim
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College Prep English Final
Ambrose Bierce
Katrina Van Tassel
Death
Salem Witch Trials
Civil War-era known as the "wickedest man in San Franciso.
Love interest of both Ichabod Crane and Brom Bones
The masked stranger who takes the lives of Prince Prospero an…
Resulted in the executions of 20 innocent people
Ambrose Bierce
Civil War-era known as the "wickedest man in San Franciso.
Katrina Van Tassel
Love interest of both Ichabod Crane and Brom Bones
64 terms
College Prep English Unit Test 1
Mood
Setting
Inference
Prediction
Feeling; Overall emotion created by a work of literature
Where the story takes place; time and location
Draw conclusions based on evidence;... Draw a logical conclusion…
Make predictions about what will happen. Type of inference
Mood
Feeling; Overall emotion created by a work of literature
Setting
Where the story takes place; time and location
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English College Prep and Honors Literary Terms Semester 1
Onomatopoeia
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
A use of words who's sounds cho their meanings Ex. Zip, pow
A comparison between two unlike things, using the word like o…
A comparison between two unlike things (not using like or as)…
Common figure of speech whose meaning is different from the l…
Onomatopoeia
A use of words who's sounds cho their meanings Ex. Zip, pow
Simile
A comparison between two unlike things, using the word like o…
College prep English terminology
Affinity
Incessant/ incessantly
Opulence/ opulent
Proximity
Having a liking towards something.
To keep doing without stopping.
Rich.
To be near.
Affinity
Having a liking towards something.
Incessant/ incessantly
To keep doing without stopping.
60 terms
College Prep English
Allocation
Ascetic
Beguile
Crass
Act of setting aside/apportioning for particular purpose (Por…
Person who dedicates life to contemplation - simple life - ge…
To influence by trickery/flattery - mislead
W/O refinement, delicacy/sensitivity - gross/obtuse
Allocation
Act of setting aside/apportioning for particular purpose (Por…
Ascetic
Person who dedicates life to contemplation - simple life - ge…
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