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27 terms
English vocab 2 DCHS
germane
germane
germane
insatiable
(adj) relevant, appropriate, apropos,
synonyms: pertinent
Antonyms: irrelevant, extraneous, inappropriate
(adj) so great or demanding as not to be satisfied
germane
(adj) relevant, appropriate, apropos,
germane
synonyms: pertinent
52 terms
English vocab 7 DCHS
Atrophy
Atrophy
Atrophy
Bastion
(N) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressi…
Synonyms: degeneration, deterioration, wither
Antonyms: growth, development, mature, develop
(N) a Fortified place, stronghold
Atrophy
(N) the wasting away of a body organ or tissue; any progressi…
Atrophy
Synonyms: degeneration, deterioration, wither
40 terms
English vocab DCHS
Abtruse
Aesthetic
Alleviate
Ambiguous
Difficult to understand
Beauty
To ease the burden
Open to more than one interpretation
Abtruse
Difficult to understand
Aesthetic
Beauty
56 terms
English vocab 9 DCHS
Allay
Allay
Allay
Bestial
V; to clamor pacify, set to rest, to lessen or relieve
Synonyms: reduce alleviate, moderate
Antonyms: agrivate, exacerbate, intensify
Adj; beast like,beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence and…
Allay
V; to clamor pacify, set to rest, to lessen or relieve
Allay
Synonyms: reduce alleviate, moderate
26 terms
English vocab 5 DCHS
Articulate
Articulate
Articulate
Cavort
(V) to pronounce distinctly, to express well in words, to con…
Synonyms: pronounce, elucidate;(adj) eloquent
Antonyms: mumble,slur;(adj) tongue-tied, halting
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
Articulate
(V) to pronounce distinctly, to express well in words, to con…
Articulate
Synonyms: pronounce, elucidate;(adj) eloquent
28 terms
English Vocab 6 DCHS
Murky
Murky
Murky
Nefarious
(Adj) dark and gloomy, obscure, lacking in clarity and precis…
Synonyms: dim, cloudy, unclear
Antonyms: clear, transparent, lucid, limpid
(Adj) wicked, depraved, devoid of moral standards
Murky
(Adj) dark and gloomy, obscure, lacking in clarity and precis…
Murky
Synonyms: dim, cloudy, unclear
29 terms
English vocab 3 DCHS
Accost
Accost
Accost
Animadversion
(V) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
Synonym: buttonhole, approach, confront
Antonyms: evade, avoid, shun
(N) a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
Accost
(V) to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challeng…
Accost
Synonym: buttonhole, approach, confront
28 terms
english vocab 1 DCHS
acquisitive
acquisitive
acquisitive
Arrogate
able to retain ideas or information; concerned with acquiring…
synonyms: greedy grasping avaricious retentive
antonyms: altruistic, unretentive
to claim or take with out right
acquisitive
able to retain ideas or information; concerned with acquiring…
acquisitive
synonyms: greedy grasping avaricious retentive
22 terms
English vocab 4 DCHS
Maelstrom
Maelstrom
Myopic
Myopic
(N) a whirlpool of great size and violence; a situation resem…
Synonyms: vortex, chaos, turbulence, tumult
(Adj) nearsighted, lacking a broad, realistic view of a situa…
Synonyms: shortsighted
Maelstrom
(N) a whirlpool of great size and violence; a situation resem…
Maelstrom
Synonyms: vortex, chaos, turbulence, tumult
49 terms
english 10 honors DCHS vocabulary
humana
humane
Inhumane
Indiginous
human
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
Brutal; cruel; lacking kindness and pity.
native to an area or original to an area
humana
human
humane
Having the worthy qualities of human beings, such as kindness…
54 terms
English Vocab unit 8 DCHS
Abject
Abject
Abject
Agnostic
adj: degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complet…
Synonyms: wretched, miserable, ignoble, sheer, utter
Antonyms: lofty, noble, exalted
N: one who believes that nothing can be known about god; a sk…
Abject
adj: degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complet…
Abject
Synonyms: wretched, miserable, ignoble, sheer, utter
10 terms
College Prep Vocab DCHS English 10
abstain (v.)
anachronistic (adj.)
capitulate (v.)
empathy (n.)
to refrain from doing somthing
out of the context of time, out of date
surrender
feeling someone else's feeling
abstain (v.)
to refrain from doing somthing
anachronistic (adj.)
out of the context of time, out of date
46 terms
Unit 4 English 1 Exam(DCHS Carmincke)
Specific references to your reasons ba…
Definitions are examples of what?
Factual data and statistics are exampl…
Quotations are examples of what?
Logos
Logos
Logos
Logos
Specific references to your reasons ba…
Logos
Definitions are examples of what?
Logos
66 terms
PAP Biology Chapter 11( Ms. Bush DCHS)
Genetic Variation
Phenotype
Phenotype Variation
Genetic Variation
Increases chances of survival,leads to phenotypic variation
A collection of all an organism's physical characteristics(Ex…
Necessary for natural selection
Stores in a population's gene pool
Genetic Variation
Increases chances of survival,leads to phenotypic variation
Phenotype
A collection of all an organism's physical characteristics(Ex…
44 terms
DCHS AP Human Geography- Chapter 11- Agriculture Terms and
organic agriculture
agriculture
primary economic activity
secondary economic activity
approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
the purposeful tending of crops and livestock in order to pro…
economic activity concerned with the direct extraction of nat…
economic activity involving the processing of raw materials a…
organic agriculture
approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
agriculture
the purposeful tending of crops and livestock in order to pro…
17 terms
English Lesson 2 Vocab SAT Prep DCHS 2016-17
heresy
docile
libation
anathema
the crime of holding a belief that goes against the establish…
easy to teach or manage
a drink, especially an alcoholic one
hated, repellent person or thing; a formal curse
heresy
the crime of holding a belief that goes against the establish…
docile
easy to teach or manage
5 terms
English 11: Vocabulary #11
kismet
exonerate
altruism
myopic
destiny
To remove blame or guilt for a wrongdoing
a selfless act
so focused on one small thing that the whole picture can't be…
kismet
destiny
exonerate
To remove blame or guilt for a wrongdoing
10 terms
English 11,
concurrent
confiscate
constitute
decipher
happening or existing at the same time; simultaneous
to seize with authority; legally take possession
to make up; be the parts of
interpret, or read (something confusing or hard to make out
concurrent
happening or existing at the same time; simultaneous
confiscate
to seize with authority; legally take possession
11 terms
English 11 - Set 3
impervious
bellicose
innately
tumult
unable to be penetrated
war-like; inclined to fight
inborn
uproar; congestion
impervious
unable to be penetrated
bellicose
war-like; inclined to fight
20 terms
English 11
ameliorate
aplomb
bombastic
callow
to improve, make better
poise, assurance, great self-confidence
full of high-sounding words intended to conceal a lack of ideas
without experience, lacking sophistication and poise
ameliorate
to improve, make better
aplomb
poise, assurance, great self-confidence
10 terms
English 11 Vocab Set 11
dwell
ebullience
edification
egg
to remain for a time
bubbling with excitement
enlighten; instruct
to encourage
dwell
to remain for a time
ebullience
bubbling with excitement
34 terms
English11 - list 11
Ennui
Ephemeral
equable
Equanimity
boredom
Brief amount of time
lack of change; uniform
balance; calm
Ennui
boredom
Ephemeral
Brief amount of time
10 terms
Week 3 - English 11
perception
wary
cavern
pulsing
Impression
careful, cautious
a large cave
throbbing, vibrating
perception
Impression
wary
careful, cautious
12 terms
Gruehn English 11 Set #11
Allegations
Latent
Facetious
Audacious
(n) a statement that someone has done something wrong or ille…
(adj.) hidden, present but not realized
(adj.) humorous, not meant seriously
(adj.) bold, adventurous, recklessly daring
Allegations
(n) a statement that someone has done something wrong or ille…
Latent
(adj.) hidden, present but not realized
16 terms
english 11 unit 1
Friendship
Common
Seem
Quality
A relationship with someone you know, trust, and regard with…
phổ biến
dường như
how good or bad something is
Friendship
A relationship with someone you know, trust, and regard with…
Common
phổ biến
10 terms
English 11 (List 11)
Limpid
Indelicate
Insolent
Linchpin
(adj.) transparent, perfectly clear; absolutely serene and un…
(adj.) tactless, lacking sensitivity for the feelings of others
(adj.) disrespectful in speech or conduct, rude, cheeky
(n.) the key element (or person) in something
Limpid
(adj.) transparent, perfectly clear; absolutely serene and un…
Indelicate
(adj.) tactless, lacking sensitivity for the feelings of others
15 terms
English 11 - Lesson Eight
neologism
censure
deride
gambol
a new word or expression
to criticize sharply
to ridicule; to mock
to frolic; to romp about playfully
neologism
a new word or expression
censure
to criticize sharply
10 terms
ENGLISH 11 Week 11
Protrude
Homicide
Listless
Insinuate
extend beyond or above a surface.
the deliberate and unlawful killing of one person by another;…
(of a person or their manner) lacking energy or enthusiasm.
suggest or hint (something bad or reprehensible) in an indire…
Protrude
extend beyond or above a surface.
Homicide
the deliberate and unlawful killing of one person by another;…
10 terms
English 11
redundant
aristocrat
ethos
presumptuous
unnecessary; excessive; extra or repetitive
one who has the manners and position of the elite or "superio…
in writing, ethos is the credibility the writer works to esta…
acting bold or forward in doing or saying something one hasn'…
redundant
unnecessary; excessive; extra or repetitive
aristocrat
one who has the manners and position of the elite or "superio…
5 terms
English 11: Vocabulary #10
engender (verb)
nuance (noun)
covert (adj.)
renown (noun)
to cause or give rise to
a subtle difference
not openly displayed
the state of being known and celebrated by many
engender (verb)
to cause or give rise to
nuance (noun)
a subtle difference
10 terms
English 11 Set 12
emphatic
enhance
enmity
escapade
forcibly expressive
to improve
hostility; deep-seated hatred
an adventurous act
emphatic
forcibly expressive
enhance
to improve
5 terms
English 11: Vocabulary #13
solace
insipid
pedestrian
visceral
comfort in a time of stress or sadness
lacking taste or class
lacking inspiration
from the gut
solace
comfort in a time of stress or sadness
insipid
lacking taste or class
46 terms
English 11-Unit 1
acquaintance
acquainted
aim
bright
(n) người quen
(adj) quen thuộc với
(n) mục đích
(adj) sáng, vui tươi
acquaintance
(n) người quen
acquainted
(adj) quen thuộc với
5 terms
English 11: List #12
gauche (adj.)
zenith (noun)
futile (adj.)
ruminate (verb)
lacking social grace
the top of a trajectory; the highest point
incapable of producing any result
to think deeply
gauche (adj.)
lacking social grace
zenith (noun)
the top of a trajectory; the highest point
60 terms
ACT Vocabulary English 11
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
ordinary; dull; commonplace; mediocre
in good faith; legitimate; genuine
accidental; nonessential; incidental
fertile; productive; prolific
pedestrian
ordinary; dull; commonplace; mediocre
bona fide
in good faith; legitimate; genuine
17 terms
English 11 Nouns and Pronouns
noun
concrete noun
abstract noun
collective noun
the part of speech that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
type of noun that is something you can see, touch, taste, hea…
type of noun that is something you cannot perceive through an…
type of noun that names a group of people or things.
noun
the part of speech that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
concrete noun
type of noun that is something you can see, touch, taste, hea…
13 terms
English 11
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
An opponent... Enemy... one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or d…
Cause to become unfriendly, hostile, or distant
a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skil…
(v.) to make somebody do something by force or threat (The co…
Adversary
An opponent... Enemy... one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or d…
Alienate
Cause to become unfriendly, hostile, or distant
29 terms
English 11
affliction
abundance
melancholy
relent
noun. Something that causes great pain or suffering.
noun. Marked by great amount; plenty.
adjective. A deep, thoughtful and long-lasting sadness.
verb. To soften in feeling, temper or determination; to becom…
affliction
noun. Something that causes great pain or suffering.
abundance
noun. Marked by great amount; plenty.
10 terms
English 11 - Ch. 26 Vocabulary
condone
contemplate
feasible
feign
to excuse
to consider
possible
to fake
condone
to excuse
contemplate
to consider
15 terms
English 11, Vocabulary 11
SER
assertion
exertion
dissertation
Latin for "join"
something declared or stated positively
the use of power and of strength
a formal and long paper, written for a degree at a university…
SER
Latin for "join"
assertion
something declared or stated positively
10 terms
English lll-Vocabulary 11
Hierarchy
Peasant
Hovel
Makeshift
n. any system of things or people arranged or graded one abov…
n. A farmer with a small farm and land
n. A shack, small house, usually dirty and run-down
adj. roughly built, crude, flimsy, or temporary
Hierarchy
n. any system of things or people arranged or graded one abov…
Peasant
n. A farmer with a small farm and land
10 terms
English 11
Untenable
Verbiage
Vociferous
Whimsical
not fit to be occupied
over abundance of words
crying out noisily
erratic, unpredictable
Untenable
not fit to be occupied
Verbiage
over abundance of words
10 terms
English 11 - Ch. 25 Vocabulary
devoid
implore
infuriate
intimidate
without
to urge
to anger
to scare
devoid
without
implore
to urge
15 terms
English 11 Vocab List #1
devious
contend
arroyo
mesa
shifty, not... straightforward
to compete, to vie
a deep gully cut by an... intermittent stream; a dry gulch
a broad, flat-topped hill with... cliff-like sides
devious
shifty, not... straightforward
contend
to compete, to vie
10 terms
English 11 week 11
Resound
institution
poignant
moratorium
fill a place with sound; be loud enough to echo.
an established organization or custom
evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret.
a temporary prohibition of an activity.
Resound
fill a place with sound; be loud enough to echo.
institution
an established organization or custom
10 terms
Set 2 English 11
rhetorical
matriarchal
formidable
chronic
for the sake of style; to produce an effect
like an authoritative female
of great strength
on a continuing basis
rhetorical
for the sake of style; to produce an effect
matriarchal
like an authoritative female
English 11: Lesson 1 vocabulary
accentuate
ambiguous
comprehensive
felicitous
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague or un…
of wide scope; inclusive; thorough
well chosen for the occasion; appropriate; apt; having an agr…
accentuate
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
ambiguous
having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague or un…
10 terms
Gruehn English 11 Set #1
Absolve
Caricature
Clangor
Cupidity
(v) to clear from blame, responsibility or guilts
(n) a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a s…
(n) a loud ringing sound; (v) to make a loud ringing noise
(n) an eager desire for something; greed
Absolve
(v) to clear from blame, responsibility or guilts
Caricature
(n) a representation, such as a drawing, that exaggerates a s…
13 terms
unit 4 English 11
volunteer
voluntarily
voluntary
voluntarism
/,vɔlən'tiə/... A person who offers to do something without pay
(adv) một cách tự nguyện
/'vɔləntəri/tính từ... (quân sự) tình nguyện... tự ý, tự nguyện,…
/'vɔləntiərizm/... danh từ... (triết học) thuyết ý chi
volunteer
/,vɔlən'tiə/... A person who offers to do something without pay
voluntarily
(adv) một cách tự nguyện
10 terms
Vocab 18 - English 11
Bandy
Degenerate
Efficacious
Equestrian
to toss back and forth; to exchange... discuss lightly or glibly…
become worse; deteriorate
(adj.) effective, producing results
rider on horseback; ADJ.
Bandy
to toss back and forth; to exchange... discuss lightly or glibly…
Degenerate
become worse; deteriorate
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