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Honors English 3.1
Revere... Verb
Profess... Verb
Precedent... Noun
Precipitate... Verb
Highly repect or honor... Ver- fear
To declare or declare falsely ... Pro- for or in favor of
Set an earlier example or model ... Pre- before
To cause or happen abruptly ... Pre- before
Revere... Verb
Highly repect or honor... Ver- fear
Profess... Verb
To declare or declare falsely ... Pro- for or in favor of
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Honors English Vocab 3
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Belated
Animate
Large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
Equally skillful with either hand
Delayed
To give life or motion to
Edifice
Large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
Ambidextrous
Equally skillful with either hand
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
23 terms
Lesson Nine: 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
23 terms
Lesson Four: English 3/Honors
celibate
fortuitous
recapitulate
perfunctory
abstaining from intercourse; unmarried
happening by chance or accident
to summarize; to repeat briefly
done without care; in a routine fashion
celibate
abstaining from intercourse; unmarried
fortuitous
happening by chance or accident
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…
20 terms
Honors English vocab 3
Acquiesce verb
Apathy noun
Bravado noun
Cajole verb
to consent or comply passively or without protest
Lack of emotion or feeling, lack of interest in things genera…
A defiant, false bravery
To coax or persuade by false promises or flattery
Acquiesce verb
to consent or comply passively or without protest
Apathy noun
Lack of emotion or feeling, lack of interest in things genera…
23 terms
Lesson Five: 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
22 terms
Lesson One: 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
10 terms
Honors English vocab 3
Effervescent
Lucid
Pugnacious
Insipid
Bubbly, fizzy, ... used to describe a personality
Being able to think clearly, easy to understand
Wanting to fight or argue
Boring, not intresting
Effervescent
Bubbly, fizzy, ... used to describe a personality
Lucid
Being able to think clearly, easy to understand
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Vocab 3 English Honors
Climax
Conjecture
Cower
Crisis
The highest and most interesting point in the development of…
An opinion or conclusion formed on the basis of incomplete in…
To crouch, as in fear or shame
a dramatic emotional or circumstantial upheaval in a person's…
Climax
The highest and most interesting point in the development of…
Conjecture
An opinion or conclusion formed on the basis of incomplete in…
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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
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
10 terms
english honors vocabs #3
Convey
Discern
Discourse
Inherent
Communicate or make known
Tell the difference between two or more things; perceive
Ongoing communication of ideas and information
Existing naturally in something
Convey
Communicate or make known
Discern
Tell the difference between two or more things; perceive
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
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Effervescent
Lucid
Pugnatious
Insipid
Bubbly or fizzy drink. Happy personality.
Being able to think clearly. Easy to understand
Wanting to fight or argue
Boring not interesting
Effervescent
Bubbly or fizzy drink. Happy personality.
Lucid
Being able to think clearly. Easy to understand
English 3 honors Vocab
Aspire
Bilateral
Candor
defraud
To strive for a goal
Having two sides
honesty straightforward
to cheat
Aspire
To strive for a goal
Bilateral
Having two sides
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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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Honors English Vocab 3
Abasement
Billowing
Cower
Enhance
Humiliation; degradation
Swelling; fluttering or waving
Recoil in fear or servility; shrink away from
Improve; to make better or clearer
Abasement
Humiliation; degradation
Billowing
Swelling; fluttering or waving
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Honors English Roots 3
Anim
Capit, cipit, (ceps)
Grand
Greg
mind; feeling; life; heart
Head
Great
Flock; herd
Anim
mind; feeling; life; heart
Capit, cipit, (ceps)
Head
Honors English vocab #3
Zeal
Gibe
Acquiesce
Specious
Noun; great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a cause or obj…
Noun; an insulting or mocking remark
Verb; accept something reluctantly but without protest
Adj; superficially plausible but actually wrong
Zeal
Noun; great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a cause or obj…
Gibe
Noun; an insulting or mocking remark
38 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
cred
bio
cede/ceed
fix
believe
life
to go
fix
cred
believe
bio
life
10 terms
Honors English Terms #3
couplet
hubris
denouement
deux ex machina
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
pride, especially the kind that causes tragic downfalls
OUTCOME; UNRAVELING OF THE PLOT OF A PLAY OR WORK OF LITERATURE
God from a machine--a resolution in the plot that is not supp…
couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
hubris
pride, especially the kind that causes tragic downfalls
Honors English 3 authors
Song of solomon
Twelve angry men
Sinners in the hands of an angry God
American crisis #1
morrison
Rose
Edwards
Paine
Song of solomon
morrison
Twelve angry men
Rose
25 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
aboveboard
alcove
boisterous
clandestine
honest and unconcealed
a partially enclosed area connected to a larger room
full of energy
secretive
aboveboard
honest and unconcealed
alcove
a partially enclosed area connected to a larger room
Honors English Vocab #3
Accost
Beseech
Cessation
Demoralize
(v.) : to approach and speak to (someone) often in an angry,…
(v.) : to ask (someone) urgently for or to do something ... S: Beg
(n.) : a stopping of some action : a pause or stop... S: Cease... A…
(v.) : to cause (someone) to lose hope, courage, or confidenc…
Accost
(v.) : to approach and speak to (someone) often in an angry,…
Beseech
(v.) : to ask (someone) urgently for or to do something ... S: Beg
22 terms
Lesson Three: English 3/Honors
pedestrian
bona fide
adventitious
fecund
ordinary or dull
in good faith
accidental; nonessential
fertile, productive
pedestrian
ordinary or dull
bona fide
in good faith
English Honors Vocab 3
Compel
Impulse
Expel
Conjecture
To force or strongly persuade; coerce
A sudden, involuntary urged to do something
To send out or away
A guess, often based on inadequate or faulty evidence
Compel
To force or strongly persuade; coerce
Impulse
A sudden, involuntary urged to do something
Honors English List 3
cache
cacophony
cajole
callous
a hiding place; the objects hidden in a hiding place
harsh sounds
to wheedle, coax, or persuade someone to do something they do…
unfeeling; insensitive
cache
a hiding place; the objects hidden in a hiding place
cacophony
harsh sounds
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)
English 4 honors 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have intense dislike for
Modification of social patterns
Resulting from chance rather than inherent cause
To assign or refer to
Abominate
To have intense dislike for
Acculturation
Modification of social patterns
22 terms
Honors English Vocab #3
indifferent
disdain
formidable
guile
having no particular interest of sympathy; unconcerned
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
extremely impressive in strength or excellence
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
indifferent
having no particular interest of sympathy; unconcerned
disdain
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
23 terms
Lesson Two: 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
Honors English #3
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligrent
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.
Peaceable, friendly.
Having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
Given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; (n.) one a…
Adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind.
Amicable
Peaceable, friendly.
English Honors Vocab 3
Scapegoat
Peremptory
Atelier
Axiom
one who bears the blame for others
not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
an artist's or designer's workshop
a universal truth; an established rule
Scapegoat
one who bears the blame for others
Peremptory
not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
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
20 terms
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…
Honors English Vocab 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
To pronounce distinctly; express well in words; use language…
To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
Belief, mental acceptance
To condemn; express a strong disapproval
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly; express well in words; use language…
Cavort
To romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
20 terms
Honors English II Vocab #3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
(n.): an enemy, opponent
(v.): to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transf…
(n.): a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a cleve…
(v.): to compel, force
Adversary
(n.): an enemy, opponent
Alienate
(v.): to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transf…
25 terms
Lesson Seven: English 3/Honors
adroit
macroscopic
fatuous
bovine
adj. skillful; clever... syn: dexterous;apt... ant: clumsy; awkward
adj. visible to the naked eye... ant: microscopic
adj. foolish; inane... syn: silly... ant: sensible;wise
adj. pertaining to cows or cattle
adroit
adj. skillful; clever... syn: dexterous;apt... ant: clumsy; awkward
macroscopic
adj. visible to the naked eye... ant: microscopic
25 terms
Honors English vocab 3
Abstruse
Affable
Audacity
Contrite
Difficult to understand
Friendly
Excessive boldness
Extremely apologetic
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Affable
Friendly
English 3 honors 3
Berate
Estrange
Euphoric
Impetuous
To scold angrily
To drive away
Very happy
Impulsive
Berate
To scold angrily
Estrange
To drive away
10 terms
English Honors Vocab #3
beneficiary
beget
begrudge
belated
one who receives benefits
to produce
to resent another's success; to give with reluctance
delayed
beneficiary
one who receives benefits
beget
to produce
Vocab 3. English Honors
Beget
Begrude
Belated
Beleaguer
To produce; to be the parent of ... Syn: cause, create, bring
To resent another's success; to give with reluctance... Syn: envy
Delayed... Syn: tardy, late ... Ant: timely
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass ... Syn: s…
Beget
To produce; to be the parent of ... Syn: cause, create, bring
Begrude
To resent another's success; to give with reluctance... Syn: envy
10 terms
English Honors Vocab #3
Diverse
Benevolent
Pious
Conciliatory
varied (Adj)
kind; good-hearted; generous (Adj)
reverent or devout; outwardly (Adj)
making peace; attempting to solve a dispute through goodwill…
Diverse
varied (Adj)
Benevolent
kind; good-hearted; generous (Adj)
English Honors 3-1
Bucolic
Pretentious
Gullible
Convivial
Charmingly rural
Making ridiculous claims
Easily deceived
Fond of partying, Festive
Bucolic
Charmingly rural
Pretentious
Making ridiculous claims
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Honors English Vocab 3
affluence
amoral
antipathy
banal
noun: ... 1. abundance of money, property, and other material g…
adjective:... 1. not involving questions of right or wrong; wit…
noun:... 1. a natural, basic, or habitual repugnance; aversion.…
adjective:... 1. devoid of freshness or originality; hackneyed;…
affluence
noun: ... 1. abundance of money, property, and other material g…
amoral
adjective:... 1. not involving questions of right or wrong; wit…
Honors English Vocab #3
discern
morose
fabrication
clemency
perceive
depressed
lie
mercy
discern
perceive
morose
depressed
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