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Lesson 10: English 3/Honors
idolatry
adulterate
emanate
garish
excessive or blind adoration; the worship of an object
to make impure; to contaminate
to come forth; to send forth
tastelessly gaudy
idolatry
excessive or blind adoration; the worship of an object
adulterate
to make impure; to contaminate
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Lesson 5: English 3/Honors
fop
imprecation
non sequitur
sanguine
an excessively fashion-conscious man
a curse
something that does not logically follow
cheerful; optimistic
fop
an excessively fashion-conscious man
imprecation
a curse
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Lesson 1: English 3/Honors
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable; shameful
a rude or impolite person
a shield; protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable; shameful
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Lesson 13: English 3/Honors
nirvana
salutary
despicable
harlequin
a condition of great peace or happiness
healthful; wholesome
contemptible; hateful
a clown
nirvana
a condition of great peace or happiness
salutary
healthful; wholesome
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Lesson 2: English 3/Honors
impotent
antithesis
maelstrom
emendation
powerless; lacking strength
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
a whirlpool; turbulence; an agitated state of mind
a correction
impotent
powerless; lacking strength
antithesis
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
English honors 3 1
homo
spec
duct
fer
same
look
lead
carry
homo
same
spec
look
English Honors 3 2
micro
hydro
photo
pan
small
water
light
all
micro
small
hydro
water
English Honors 3 5
hema
proto
phon
mono
blood
first
sound
one
hema
blood
proto
first
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Honors English Unit 3
askew
permeate
chronic
lassitude
not straight, at an angle, out of line, crooked
to pass or spread through something
happening frequently or most of the time, always or often doi…
condition of being tired, lack of physical or mental energy
askew
not straight, at an angle, out of line, crooked
permeate
to pass or spread through something
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Lesson 7: English 3/Honors
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
Honors English Vocab #3
Privy
Feign
Levity
Supercilious
Adj. not public; personal; private
V. to invent or fabricate; dissimulate; counterfit
N. lightness in speech or manner; frivolity; flippancy
Adj. haughty; disdainful; arrogant; characterized by pride or…
Privy
Adj. not public; personal; private
Feign
V. to invent or fabricate; dissimulate; counterfit
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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 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
Honors English 3 (Night)
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion.
To make easier or milder, relieve.
A combination, union, or merge for some specific purpose.
Decline, decay, or deterioration.
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion.
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve.
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English 3 honors vocab
frame story
agility
eminent
accure
a story within a story
ability to move quickly and easily
high standing ,great
increase over time
frame story
a story within a story
agility
ability to move quickly and easily
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Honors English 3
Homo
Spec/spect
Duct
Fer
Same
Look
Lead
Carry
Homo
Same
Spec/spect
Look
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HONORS ENGLISH VOCAB 3
Beget v.
Begrudge v.
Belated adj.
Beleaguer v.
To produce; to be the father of
To resent another's success; to give with reluctance
Delayed
To besiege by encircling; to harass
Beget v.
To produce; to be the father of
Begrudge v.
To resent another's success; to give with reluctance
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Vocab #3~ Honors English
vortex
bauble
infallible
precariously
a whirling mass of air, water, etc.
a trinket; knickknack
unfailing; absolutely trustworthy
uncertainly, unstably
vortex
a whirling mass of air, water, etc.
bauble
a trinket; knickknack
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Honors English VOCAB 3
Ponderous
Venerable
evanescent
ignominious
low and clumsy because of great weight. Laborious ... weighty;…
respected, esteemed, admired
momentary, brief, passing, short-lived, ephemeral... (adj.) vani…
humiliating, embarrassing, shameful, dishonorable
Ponderous
low and clumsy because of great weight. Laborious ... weighty;…
Venerable
respected, esteemed, admired
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English 3 Honors vocab
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Ad hominem attack
a statement, sentence or argument used to convince or persuad…
credibility or an ethical appeal which involves persuasion by…
an appeal to emotion, and is a way of convincing an audience…
an argument is rebutted by attacking the character, motive, o…
Logos
a statement, sentence or argument used to convince or persuad…
Ethos
credibility or an ethical appeal which involves persuasion by…
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Honors English Vocab. 3
mentor
mercurial
myrmidon
narcissistic
1. Wise and trusted adviser (from Mentor, to whom Odysseus en…
1. Quick; vivacious; active; lively (ant. saturnine) (from Me…
Obedient and unquestioning follower (from the Myrmidons, mart…
in love with oneself; excessively fascinated and gratified by…
mentor
1. Wise and trusted adviser (from Mentor, to whom Odysseus en…
mercurial
1. Quick; vivacious; active; lively (ant. saturnine) (from Me…
English III Honors - First Set
ubiquitous (n. ubiquity)
symbiosis (adj. symbiotic)
parasitic
precocious
present, appearing, or found everywhere
a relationship between two organisms
one-sided or exploitative relationship
having developed abilities at an early age
ubiquitous (n. ubiquity)
present, appearing, or found everywhere
symbiosis (adj. symbiotic)
a relationship between two organisms
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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
English 9 honors #3
juxtapose
legarthy
ambiguous
inane
to place close together
a great lack of energy
able to be interpreted in more than one way
without sense or meaning; foolish
juxtapose
to place close together
legarthy
a great lack of energy
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English Honors 2 #3
Ravine(n.)
Shimmering(v.)/(adj.)
Circumscribe(v.)
Conviction(n.)
small, deep, narrow valley
to shine with a light that seems to move slightly
to restrict/limit
strong belief
Ravine(n.)
small, deep, narrow valley
Shimmering(v.)/(adj.)
to shine with a light that seems to move slightly
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Honors English 3
Predilection
Ingratiating
Dissembling
Calumny
Preexisting preference
Charming; flattering
Concealment of one's real nature or motives
False accusations; slander
Predilection
Preexisting preference
Ingratiating
Charming; flattering
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English 2 honors 3
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
ordinary or dull adj.
in good faith adj.
accidental; nonessential adj.
fertile; productive adj.
pedestrian
ordinary or dull adj.
bona fide
in good faith adj.
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English 3 Honors
Audacious
Masticate
Loquacious
Pontificate
(adj.) Bold
(v.) To chew
(adj.) Talking too much
(v.) To express your opinion in a pompous way
Audacious
(adj.) Bold
Masticate
(v.) To chew
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Honors English: vocab 3
allocate
copious
inkling
poignant
(v.) to set a part or designate for a special purpose, to dis…
(adj.) abundant; plentiful; wordy; verbose
(n.) a hint: a vague notion
(adj.) deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or…
allocate
(v.) to set a part or designate for a special purpose, to dis…
copious
(adj.) abundant; plentiful; wordy; verbose
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Vocab 3 (Honors English)
aggrandize
petulant
meritorious
caveat
extend (grand=big)
sulky/irritable
praiseworthy (merit=deserving)
condition
aggrandize
extend (grand=big)
petulant
sulky/irritable
English 3 Honors Vocab
Psalmist
Bivouac
Sublime
Bestowed
The author or composer of a psalm, especially of any of the b…
a temporary camp without tents or cover, used especially by s…
a high spiritual, moral, or intellectual worth
confer or present (an honor, right, or gift).
Psalmist
The author or composer of a psalm, especially of any of the b…
Bivouac
a temporary camp without tents or cover, used especially by s…
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 vocal #3
Captivate
Discern
Embellish
Figurative
to attract and hold the attention of (verb)
to perceive or reorganize something (verb)
to make attractive by adding decorative details (verb)
language that contains figures of speech: not to be taken lit…
Captivate
to attract and hold the attention of (verb)
Discern
to perceive or reorganize something (verb)
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English 3 Honors
Tumultous
Volatile
Presumptuous
Ornery
Marked by disturbance and up Roar
Unstable or unpredictable
Taking liberties by assuming , overstepping ones bounds
Having a difficult, unpleasant , or contrary attitude
Tumultous
Marked by disturbance and up Roar
Volatile
Unstable or unpredictable
English 3 honors #6
Obfuscate verb
Ostentation noun
Parochial adj.
Precarious adj.
Make unclear or unintelligible
Flamboyant display which is intended to impress; pretentiousn…
Having a narrow outlook or scope; provincial
Not securely held or in position; likely to fall; dependent o…
Obfuscate verb
Make unclear or unintelligible
Ostentation noun
Flamboyant display which is intended to impress; pretentiousn…
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Honors English 3
Abrogation
Vengeance
Theology
Pious
annulment; cancelation
revenge; retribution
the study of God
having or pretending to have religious devotion
Abrogation
annulment; cancelation
Vengeance
revenge; retribution
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Honors English 3
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Metaphor
Builds authors credibility... Me
Words or passages an author uses to activate emotions
The argument itself, the reasoning the author uses, logical e…
Comparison not using like or as
Ethos
Builds authors credibility... Me
Pathos
Words or passages an author uses to activate emotions
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Honors Junior English 3
collaborate
colloquial
compatible
complacent
verb - to work together; to cooperate
adjective - casual; common; conversational; idiomatic
adjective - in an agreement with; harmonious
adjective - content; self satisfied; smug
collaborate
verb - to work together; to cooperate
colloquial
adjective - casual; common; conversational; idiomatic
54 terms
honors English 3
figurative language
simile
metaphor
alliteration
is using figures of speech to be more effective, persuasive a…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
figurative language
is using figures of speech to be more effective, persuasive a…
simile
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
English 3 Honors
Affinity (N)
Fledgling (Adj)
Hackneyed (Adj)
Incessant (Adj)
A preference
New
Worn-out
Nonstop
Affinity (N)
A preference
Fledgling (Adj)
New
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English 3 honors
Figurative Language
Smilie
Metaphor
Alliteration
Writing or speech not meant to be interpreted literally
a comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison not using like or as
Repetition of consonant sounds
Figurative Language
Writing or speech not meant to be interpreted literally
Smilie
a comparison using "like" or "as"
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English 3 Honors Vocab
accentuate
ambiguous
comprehensive
felicitous
v:to emphasize or enhance, to heighten the effect of - The gi…
adj: having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague…
adj: of wide scope, inclusive, thorough - The girl didnt comp…
adj: well chosen for the occasion; appropriate; having an agr…
accentuate
v:to emphasize or enhance, to heighten the effect of - The gi…
ambiguous
adj: having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague…
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Lesson 4 ( English 3 Honors) Definitions with Pictures
aesthetic
aloof
archaic
assuage
( adj.) relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art
( adj.) apart, indifferent
(adj.) antiquated, old, out of use
(v.) to ease, to mitigate, to make less painful or burdensome…
aesthetic
( adj.) relating or pertaining to a sense of beauty or art
aloof
( adj.) apart, indifferent
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Honors English Vocab 3
privy
feign
levity
supercilious
adj. not public; personal; private
v. to invent or fabricate; dissimulate; counterfeit
n. lightness in speech or manner; frivolity; flippancy
adj. haughty; disdainful; arrogant; characterized by pride or…
privy
adj. not public; personal; private
feign
v. to invent or fabricate; dissimulate; counterfeit
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Lesson 15: English 3/Honors
orifice
hallow
perdition
chaff
mouth; opening
to make holy
damnation; ruin; hell
worthless matter
orifice
mouth; opening
hallow
to make holy
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Lesson 5: English 3/Honors
fop
imprecation
non sequitur
sanguine
an excessively fashion-conscious man
a curse
something that does not logically follow
cheerful; optimistic
fop
an excessively fashion-conscious man
imprecation
a curse
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Lesson 11: English 3/Honors
elixir
dessicated
cessation
juxtapose
a supposed remedy for all ailments
dried up
a stopping; a discontinuance
to place side-by-side for comparison
elixir
a supposed remedy for all ailments
dessicated
dried up
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Lesson 9: English 3/Honors
machination
pejorative
harbinger
nubile
an evil design or plan
having a negative effect; insulting
an omen or sign
suitable for marriage in age and physical development, referr…
machination
an evil design or plan
pejorative
having a negative effect; insulting
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Lesson 8: English 3/Honors
deride
censure
gambol
immolate
to ridicule; to mock
to criticize sharply
to frolic; to romp about playfully
to kill someone as a sacrificial victim, usually by fire
deride
to ridicule; to mock
censure
to criticize sharply
Honors English Vocab #3
Declaim (Word)
Sotto Voce (Word)
Translucent (Word)
Forte (Word)
To speak without expecting an answer, often just to hear your…
In a low voice
Semi-transparent
One's strong point
Declaim (Word)
To speak without expecting an answer, often just to hear your…
Sotto Voce (Word)
In a low voice
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