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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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Honors English Vocabulary #3
Haughtiness (adj)
Inadvertent (adj)
Munificent (adj)
Orator (n)
pride; arrogance
unintentional; careless
very generous
public speaker
Haughtiness (adj)
pride; arrogance
Inadvertent (adj)
unintentional; careless
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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, 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 3: Vocabulary 2
Pretentious
Reminiscent
Frivolous
Foreboding
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent…
tending to remind one of something
not having any serious purpose or value
fearful apprehension; a feeling that something bad will happen
Pretentious
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent…
Reminiscent
tending to remind one of something
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Vocabulary 3 -Honors English
avarice
furtive
bacchanalian
extradite
greed; desire for wealth
stealthy; secretive
wild and drunken
to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another…
avarice
greed; desire for wealth
furtive
stealthy; secretive
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English 3 Honors - Vocabulary
Alternative
Balm
Badger
Torque
(n) the choice between two mutually exclusive posibilities, a…
(n) something that soothes, heals, an oil or ointment.
(n & v) to tease, annoy, or harass persistently.
(n & v) a turning or twisting force.
Alternative
(n) the choice between two mutually exclusive posibilities, a…
Balm
(n) something that soothes, heals, an oil or ointment.
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English Honors 3: Vocabulary.
Assailant
Apprehensions
Interspersed
Commodious
Attack
Feelings of anxiety or dread
Placed at intervals
Spacious
Assailant
Attack
Apprehensions
Feelings of anxiety or dread
Honors English Vocabulary #3
Atome
Burgeon
Coerce
Defile
To satisfy and appease by making amaneds
To grow, often rapidly
To dominate by force and threat
To make impure and unclean
Atome
To satisfy and appease by making amaneds
Burgeon
To grow, often rapidly
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Honors English - Vocabulary 3
incidental
insolvent
parsimonious
prodigal
not as important
unable to pay debts
unwilling to spend money or use resources
spending money or resources freely and wrecklessly
incidental
not as important
insolvent
unable to pay debts
English Honors Vocabulary 3
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
To make shorter
To follow, supporter
An angry argument
Resembling an angel portrayed as a little child
Abridge
To make shorter
Adherent
To follow, supporter
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Honors English Vocabulary 3
haughtiness
inadvertent
munificent
orator
pride; arrogance
unintentional; careless
very generous
public speaker
haughtiness
pride; arrogance
inadvertent
unintentional; careless
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English 3 Honors Vocabulary
Abhor... (Verb)
Bigot... (Noun)
Enfranchise... (Verb)
Hamper... (Noun)
Regard with digust and hater... The teachers abhor a workshop.
A person who is intolerant toward those holding different opi…
Give the right to vote to... My brother was enfranchised when h…
A larger basket with a lid used for laundry... I am supposed to…
Abhor... (Verb)
Regard with digust and hater... The teachers abhor a workshop.
Bigot... (Noun)
A person who is intolerant toward those holding different opi…
English 3 Honors Vocabulary
ubiquitous
pernicious
diatribe
non sequitur
appearing everywhere
intending to cause harm
a forceful and bitter verbal attack
a statement that does not logically follow a conversations flow
ubiquitous
appearing everywhere
pernicious
intending to cause harm
Honors English Vocabulary3
docile
sinister
unscrupuious
seethe
obedient; gentle
threatening trouble or bad luck; disastrous
dishonest; no principles of right or wrong
to boil; to be excited or disturbed
docile
obedient; gentle
sinister
threatening trouble or bad luck; disastrous
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Honors English Vocabulary 3
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
Subordinate or supplementary
To remove offensive materials
To deal with people in a patronizing manner
To trick
Ancillary
Subordinate or supplementary
Bowdlerize
To remove offensive materials
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Honors English- Vocabulary #3
Serene
Repertoire
Unbiased
Miser
Calm
the list of dramas, operas, parts, pieces, etc., that a compa…
Fair
A stingy person
Serene
Calm
Repertoire
the list of dramas, operas, parts, pieces, etc., that a compa…
Honors English Vocabulary 3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
An enemy, opponent
To turn away
A skillful or ingenious device
To compel or force
Adversary
An enemy, opponent
Alienate
To turn away
Honors English- vocabulary #3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
(n.)a building, especially one of large size or imposing appe…
(adj.)able to use both hands equally well.
(adj.)coming or being after the customary, useful, or expecte…
(v.)to give life or motion to; make alive; excite.
edifice
(n.)a building, especially one of large size or imposing appe…
ambidextrous
(adj.)able to use both hands equally well.
English honors vocabulary 3
Feckless (adj)
Elicit (v)
Desultory (adj)
Chicanery (n)
Lacking purpose or vitality; ineffective; careless; feeble
To draw out (information)
Aimless; disconnected
Legal trickery; false argument
Feckless (adj)
Lacking purpose or vitality; ineffective; careless; feeble
Elicit (v)
To draw out (information)
Honors English Vocabulary: 3
Matrix
Matriarchy
Matriculate
Patriarch
n; The surrounding within which something begins or develops
n; A society ruled or controlled by women
v; To register as a student at a college or university
n; The male head of a family or tribe
Matrix
n; The surrounding within which something begins or develops
Matriarchy
n; A society ruled or controlled by women
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Honors English Vocabulary 3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
providing something additional to a main part or function
to remove material that is considered improper or offensive f…
show feelings of superiority; be patronizing; to stoop or dei…
trick or deceive; win over by shrewd trickery
ancillary
providing something additional to a main part or function
bowdlerize
to remove material that is considered improper or offensive f…
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English I Honors Vocabulary List 3
assuage
ambled
malevolent
chronological
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(v.) Walked at a slow pace
(adj.) evil or spiteful
(adj.) arranged in order of time
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
ambled
(v.) Walked at a slow pace
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Honors English ( Vocabulary #3)
manufacture
nomenclature
capitalism
pedigree
make by hand
systems of names sued to classify knowledge: what we call thi…
systems "head money" makes money
genealogy charts
manufacture
make by hand
nomenclature
systems of names sued to classify knowledge: what we call thi…
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honors English II vocabulary 3
litigation (litigator, litigate)
purge
advocate
denounce
n-the process of taking legal action
vt-to make free of something unwanted;vi-to become purged;n-t…
n-a person who supports or works for a group or cause;vt-to s…
vt-to publicly criticize or state that something is wrong or…
litigation (litigator, litigate)
n-the process of taking legal action
purge
vt-to make free of something unwanted;vi-to become purged;n-t…
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Honors English Vocabulary 3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
(noun)- a person, group, or force that opposes/attacks... S: Ant…
(verb)- to make indifferent or hostile... S: Ostracize... A: Combine
(noun)- a clever trick or strategy... S: Deception
(verb)- to compel by force, intimidation or authority... S: Inti…
Adversary
(noun)- a person, group, or force that opposes/attacks... S: Ant…
Alienate
(verb)- to make indifferent or hostile... S: Ostracize... A: Combine
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English 3 Honors Vocabulary
delineate
caveat
gratuitous
immutable
to describe, to depict
a warning
unecessary or uncalled for
unchangeable, fixed
delineate
to describe, to depict
caveat
a warning
Honors English II - Vocabulary #3
Vagrant (n)
Oblivious (adj)
Obscure (v)
Revere (v)
wanderer
unaware
to block, hide
to respect
Vagrant (n)
wanderer
Oblivious (adj)
unaware
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Vocabulary #3-English 9 Honors
alcove
allay
alleviate
aloof
a secluded structure. Arabic al-qobahh
to calm; set to rest. Old English allecgan "to put down, remi…
verb. reducing pain or severity; palliative. Old French relie…
adjective. distant physically or emotionally; reserved and re…
alcove
a secluded structure. Arabic al-qobahh
allay
to calm; set to rest. Old English allecgan "to put down, remi…
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English 3 Honors Vocabulary #3
aberration
capricious
diatribe
evanescent
A departure (usually temporary) from what is normal, desirabl…
Unpredictable, impulsive
A bitter verbal or written attack
Disappearing after only a short time
aberration
A departure (usually temporary) from what is normal, desirabl…
capricious
Unpredictable, impulsive
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Honors English I - Vocabulary #3
acculturate
dominion
indigenous
plaintive
to adapt or adjust to the cultural traits or patterns of anot…
Control; rule; area of influence
Native to a certain area
(adj.) expressive of sorrow or woe, melancholy
acculturate
to adapt or adjust to the cultural traits or patterns of anot…
dominion
Control; rule; area of influence
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English I Honors Vocabulary 3
jaded
gist
advocate
efface
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence... synonyms: exhausted…
the main point... synonyms: idea, essence
to recommend; to speak in favor of... synonyms: promote, encour…
to obliterate; to wipe out... synonyms: erase... antonyms: enshrine
jaded
worn out; dulled, as from overindulgence... synonyms: exhausted…
gist
the main point... synonyms: idea, essence
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Honors English 9 SAT Vocabulary List 3
antagonism
antithesis
apocryphal
arduous
a hostility
the direct opposite
fictitious
difficult
antagonism
a hostility
antithesis
the direct opposite
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English 3 Honors - Vocabulary
Augment
Fervor
Gregarious
Tenacity
increase; add to
glowing ardor; intensity of feeling
sociable
firmness; persistence
Augment
increase; add to
Fervor
glowing ardor; intensity of feeling
English 3 Honors Vocabulary
Archetype
Motif
Theme
Global Perspective
symbols, patterns, characters or motifs that repeat across ti…
a dominant idea in an artistic or literary piece (noun)
the overall meaning of a text, Insight about life or the huma…
a particular point of view toward global events (noun)
Archetype
symbols, patterns, characters or motifs that repeat across ti…
Motif
a dominant idea in an artistic or literary piece (noun)
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English 3 Honors Vocabulary
Sermon
Allegory
Archetype
Oratory
is a broadly defined as a part of speech given from a pulpit…
complete narrative which involves characters, and events that…
orators also include images, patterns, characters or stories…
formal public speaking
Sermon
is a broadly defined as a part of speech given from a pulpit…
Allegory
complete narrative which involves characters, and events that…
English 3 honors vocabulary
Sermon
Oratory
Archetype
Puritanism
A form of religious persuasion in which a speaker exhorts the…
A small chapel, especially for private worship
A pattern in literature that is found in a variety of works f…
Puritans was the name given in the 16th century to the more e…
Sermon
A form of religious persuasion in which a speaker exhorts the…
Oratory
A small chapel, especially for private worship
English Honors Vocabulary 3
Jovial
Kilometer
Labyrinth
Laconic
Full of fun and good cheer; jolly.
A unit of length equal to 1000 meters or .62 of a mile.
A complex structure of connected passages through which it is…
Using few words; concise.
Jovial
Full of fun and good cheer; jolly.
Kilometer
A unit of length equal to 1000 meters or .62 of a mile.
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Honors English vocabulary 3
Anthropologist
Botanist
Capitalism
Capitalist
A scientist specializing in the study of human physical, soci…
Wildlife expert
Democracy
Businessman
Anthropologist
A scientist specializing in the study of human physical, soci…
Botanist
Wildlife expert
Honors English 3 Vocabulary
Compromise
Condescending
Conditional
Conformist
...
...
...
...
Compromise
...
Condescending
...
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Honors English vocabulary 3
Scapegoat
Peremptory
Atelier
Axiom
One who bears blame for others
Not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
An artist's or designer's workshop
An universal truth; an established rule
Scapegoat
One who bears blame for others
Peremptory
Not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
Honors English 3 Vocabulary
Arid
Assiduous
Asylum
Benevolent
Dry
Hardworking
Safe place
Good
Arid
Dry
Assiduous
Hardworking
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English Honors Vocabulary #3
Adbridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
To make shorter.
A follower, supporter.
An angry argument.
Semolina an angel portrayed as a little child with a beautifu…
Adbridge
To make shorter.
Adherent
A follower, supporter.
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Vocabulary honors English 3
Arduous
Reminisce
Quixotic
Beleaguer
Hard, difficult, tiresome
The act or practice of recalling the past
Idealistic or totally impractical
Beset, surround, harass
Arduous
Hard, difficult, tiresome
Reminisce
The act or practice of recalling the past
Honors English 3 Vocabulary
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
Adversity
To shorten
to refrain from
Praise
Difficulties
Abbreviate
To shorten
Abstinence
to refrain from
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English honors vocabulary 3
Anthropocentric
Gastronome
Autodidact
Monism
Man-centered
Gourmet
Self-taught person
Doctrine that reality is one
Anthropocentric
Man-centered
Gastronome
Gourmet
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Honors English Vocabulary 3
Pan
Daimon
Akos
Omnis
GREEK root... Means ALL
GREEK origin... Means DIVINE POWER
GREEK origin ... Means CURE
LATIN root... Means ALL
Pan
GREEK root... Means ALL
Daimon
GREEK origin... Means DIVINE POWER
Honors English Vocabulary 3
Genre
Motif
Allusion
Tone
Catagory or type of literature
A recurring theme throughout the story
Reference to a famous person, place, or event
The writers attitude toward his/her audience
Genre
Catagory or type of literature
Motif
A recurring theme throughout the story
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Vocabulary 3 Honors English
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
An enemy ir opponent
To turn away, make indifferent or hostile, to transfer, convey
Skillful or ingenious device, clever trick ir skill
To compel, force
Adversary
An enemy ir opponent
Alienate
To turn away, make indifferent or hostile, to transfer, convey
15 terms
Honors English 3 vocabulary
Camaraderie
Litany
Wrenching
Arable
Rapport and goodwill
A long, repetitive, or dull acount
Causing mental or physical pain
Suitable for cultivation of land
Camaraderie
Rapport and goodwill
Litany
A long, repetitive, or dull acount
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