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Honors English Vocab. #3
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
To stop proceedings temporarily or move to another place
A citizen of another country or foreign or strange
Having a pleasing appearance
To make up for or to repay for services
Adjourn
To stop proceedings temporarily or move to another place
Alien
A citizen of another country or foreign or strange
JHS Honors 9 English (3)
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n) enemy, opponent
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or opposed
(n) skillful or ingenious device; clever trick
(v) to compel, force
adversary
(n) enemy, opponent
alienate
(v) to turn away; to make indifferent or opposed
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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.
20 terms
Honors English Vocabulary 3
haughtiness
inadvertent
munificent
orator
pride; arrogance
unintentional; careless
very generous
public speaker
haughtiness
pride; arrogance
inadvertent
unintentional; careless
59 terms
Honors English Period 3
McCarthyism
Theocracy
Allusion
Tragedy
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
A reference to a well-known thing or idea (includes literatur…
A dramatic form in which the main character, the tragic hero,…
McCarthyism
A campaign or practice that supports the use of unfair allega…
Theocracy
A government based on a religion; system is ruled by religiou…
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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honors 3 english #3
calamity
chicanery
chide
churlish
n. disaster or tragedy
n. the use of trickery to achieve political, financial,or leg…
v. to scold or rebuke.
adj. rude in a mean spirited or surly way
calamity
n. disaster or tragedy
chicanery
n. the use of trickery to achieve political, financial,or leg…
15 terms
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
19 terms
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
90 terms
Honors English Unit 3
Providence
Ornery
whale
ambuscade
The guidance, material goods, and care provided by God that i…
having a difficult and contrary disposition
Beat
hidden or secret attack
Providence
The guidance, material goods, and care provided by God that i…
Ornery
having a difficult and contrary disposition
10 terms
Vocab 3 (Honors English)
aggrandize
petulant
meritorious
caveat
extend (grand=big)
sulky/irritable
praiseworthy (merit=deserving)
condition
aggrandize
extend (grand=big)
petulant
sulky/irritable
40 terms
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
16 terms
Honors English vocab 3
Affluence(noun)
Benevolent(adjective)
Captivate(Verb)
Discern(verb)
the state of having a great deal of money
well meaning and kindly.
attract and hold the interest and attention of
perceive or recognize
Affluence(noun)
the state of having a great deal of money
Benevolent(adjective)
well meaning and kindly.
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
avarice
furtive
bacchanalian
extradite
n. greed, desire for wealth... syn: acquisitiveness... ant: largesse
adj. stealthy, secretive... syn: surreptitious, sneaky... ant: overt
adj. wild and drunken... ant: restrained
v. to turn over the legal jurisdiction to another government…
avarice
n. greed, desire for wealth... syn: acquisitiveness... ant: largesse
furtive
adj. stealthy, secretive... syn: surreptitious, sneaky... ant: overt
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Honors English Vocab #3
Ambiguous
Dissident
Embellish
Inadvertent
able to be interpreted in more than 1 way
person opposed to established ideas/beliefs
to beautify by adding details
unintentional; accidental
Ambiguous
able to be interpreted in more than 1 way
Dissident
person opposed to established ideas/beliefs
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…
49 terms
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
15 terms
Honors English Vocab #3
Drivel
To inveigh
To expiate
Inscrutable
N - foolish, aimless talk or thinking; nonsense
V - to express strong disapproval
V - to make amends; atone; make up for
ADJ - incapable of being understood
Drivel
N - foolish, aimless talk or thinking; nonsense
To inveigh
V - to express strong disapproval
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Honors English Vocab #3
Drivel
to inveigh
expiate
inscrutable
noun- foolish, aimless talk or thinking; nonsense
verb- to express strong disapproval
verb- to make amends, atone, make up for
adj- incapable of being understood
Drivel
noun- foolish, aimless talk or thinking; nonsense
to inveigh
verb- to express strong disapproval
10 terms
English 9 Honors-Vocab 3
beget
begrudge
belated
beleaguer
to produce; to be the parent of
to resent another's success; to give with reluctance
delayed
to besiege by encircling; to harass
beget
to produce; to be the parent of
begrudge
to resent another's success; to give with reluctance
12 terms
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
20 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Abridge
Acquiesce
Adherent
Cherubic
To shorten or condense
To agree without protesting
A follower, supporter, or believer
Resembling a childlike angel, having a cute round face
Abridge
To shorten or condense
Acquiesce
To agree without protesting
20 terms
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 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
English Honors Vocab #3
Capacious (Adj)
Grandeur (N)
Expansive (Adj)
Manses (N)
Having a lot of space inside; roomy.
Splendor and impressiveness, especially of appearance or style.
Covering a wide area in terms of space or scope; extensive or…
The house occupied by a minister of a Presbyterian church.
Capacious (Adj)
Having a lot of space inside; roomy.
Grandeur (N)
Splendor and impressiveness, especially of appearance or style.
Honors English List 3
Abash
Barrister
Caliber
Deficient
Rattle... to destroy the self-confidence, poise, or self-possess…
Counselor... A lawyer... Anyone accused of a crime is entitled to a…
Quality... degree of capacity or competence; ability... The caliber…
Faulty... lacking some element or characteristic; defective:... She…
Abash
Rattle... to destroy the self-confidence, poise, or self-possess…
Barrister
Counselor... A lawyer... Anyone accused of a crime is entitled to a…
54 terms
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"
45 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
14 terms
Honors English Vocab-3
Reputable
Gentility
Decorum
Punctilious
Respectable or held in esteem
Refinement, politeness, or respectability; or members of the…
Propriety and good taste in action, speech, or dress
Careful, meticulous, or very exact.
Reputable
Respectable or held in esteem
Gentility
Refinement, politeness, or respectability; or members of the…
Lesson 3: English IV/Honors
ance
anti
ex
graph
the act of
against
out
write
ance
the act of
anti
against
20 terms
Honors English 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
(V) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to con…
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(N) belief, mental acceptance
(V) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially dep…
Articulate
(V) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to con…
Cavort
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
English Honors Vocab 3
Cacophony
Caitiff
Cajole
Capitulate
Noun.... A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds.
Noun.... A cowardly or contemptible person.
Verb.... To persuade someone to do something by sustained coaxin…
Verb.... To cease to resist an opponent or an unwelcome adversary.
Cacophony
Noun.... A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds.
Caitiff
Noun.... A cowardly or contemptible person.
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Honors English Vocab #3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
An enemy, opponent
To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
A skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skil…
To compel, force
adversary
An enemy, opponent
alienate
To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, co…
English Honors list 3
Abash
Barrister
Caliber
Deficiency
to destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of
a lawyer in Britain who has the right to argue in higher cour…
Degree of excelence
Lack of a quality
Abash
to destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of
Barrister
a lawyer in Britain who has the right to argue in higher cour…
15 terms
english honors 3 vocab
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable; shameful
rude or impolite person
shield; protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable; shameful
English II Honors Vocab #3
Affirmation
Annihilation
Adherents
Atonement
the act or an instance of affirming; state of being affirmed.
an act or instance of annihilating, or of completely destroyi…
a person who follows or upholds a leader, cause, etc.; suppor…
satisfaction or reparation for a wrong or injury; amends.
Affirmation
the act or an instance of affirming; state of being affirmed.
Annihilation
an act or instance of annihilating, or of completely destroyi…
Honors English Week 3
Prima donna (n)
Prim (adj)
Ambiguity (n)
Acquiesce (v)
a temperamental or conceited person
proper to the point of affection
uncertainty
to consent or comply without protest
Prima donna (n)
a temperamental or conceited person
Prim (adj)
proper to the point of affection
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.
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Antagonism
Antithesis
Apocryphal
Arduous
Hostility; active opposition
Direct opposite
Of doubtful authenticity; counterfeit
Hard to do; strenuous
Antagonism
Hostility; active opposition
Antithesis
Direct opposite
20 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
acrimonious
admonish
alacrity
belligerent
(adj) caustic, biting or rancorous especially in freling, lan…
(verb) to warn; to rebuke; to censure; to reprove with mildness
(noun) promptness in response; cheerful readiness or willingn…
(adj) hostile; addicted to war; warlike; threatening
acrimonious
(adj) caustic, biting or rancorous especially in freling, lan…
admonish
(verb) to warn; to rebuke; to censure; to reprove with mildness
English Honors Vocab #3
Verdure
Verdant
Viridity
Candid
Greenery or fresh and ripe vegetation
Green or lush with vegetation
Lack of experience or innocence
Open and sincere
Verdure
Greenery or fresh and ripe vegetation
Verdant
Green or lush with vegetation
61 terms
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
10 terms
Honors English week 3
jargon
diction
syntax
parallelism
the specialized or technical language of a trade, hobby or pr…
an authors choice of words
the way words are arranged in a sentence; sentence structure
a literary technique that relies on the use of the same synta…
jargon
the specialized or technical language of a trade, hobby or pr…
diction
an authors choice of words
15 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Repository
Supposition
Breadth
Copious
(n) a place for safe storage
(n) an assumption
(n) the distance or dimension of something
(adj) large in quantity
Repository
(n) a place for safe storage
Supposition
(n) an assumption
English Honors Vocab 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to despise or to hate
adaptation; blend of two colors
accidental; resulting from change
to credit as the cause or source; assign
abominate
to despise or to hate
acculturation
adaptation; blend of two colors
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
Honors English vocab #3
Splenetic (adj)
Proliferate (verb)
Aberration (noun)
Monastic (adj)
Marked by bad temper, malevolence, or spite; cantankerous
Accumulate; increase in number or amount quickly
Something (such as a problem or a type of behavior) that is u…
Of or relating to monks or monasteries
Splenetic (adj)
Marked by bad temper, malevolence, or spite; cantankerous
Proliferate (verb)
Accumulate; increase in number or amount quickly
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
20 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
to make shorter
a follower, supporter
an angry argument
resembling an angel portrayed as a little child
abridge
to make shorter
adherent
a follower, supporter
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