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English Honors Vocab #3
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Belated
Animate
A large elaborate structure... Ant: hovel
Equally skilled with either hand
Delayed... Ant: timely
To give motion to something... Ant: quell
Edifice
A large elaborate structure... Ant: hovel
Ambidextrous
Equally skilled with either hand
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
10 terms
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
12 terms
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
10 terms
Honors English 3
Diffident
Digression
Disparage
Dissent
Modest or shy because of lack of self-confidence ... adj.
Departure from the main subject in speech or writing... noun
Lower in rank ... Verb
Differ in opinion ... Verb
Diffident
Modest or shy because of lack of self-confidence ... adj.
Digression
Departure from the main subject in speech or writing... noun
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
10 terms
Honors English: Vocab 3
Edifice
Ambidextrous
Belated
Animate
A large, elaborate structure; an imposing building (fortress)
Equally skillful with either hand
Delayed (tardy; late)
To give life or motion to (enliven; encourage; excite)
Edifice
A large, elaborate structure; an imposing building (fortress)
Ambidextrous
Equally skillful with either hand
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Ambiguous
Dissident
Embellish
Fritter
Able to be interperted in more than one way; not clear
A person opposed to established ideas or beliefs; especially…
To decorate; beautify by adding details
To spend or waste a little at a time
Ambiguous
Able to be interperted in more than one way; not clear
Dissident
A person opposed to established ideas or beliefs; especially…
12 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
Prohibit
Inhibit
Suffuse
Confound
To prevent/stop one
To get in the way of/hinder
To fill up from within, to spread throughout
To confuse or frustrate
Prohibit
To prevent/stop one
Inhibit
To get in the way of/hinder
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
18 terms
Honors English vocab 3
Apathy
Disdain
Diverse
Enigma
Lack of interest, enthusiasm or concern. Indifference. Withou…
The feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
Showing a great deal of variety. Very different. Various
A person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling or difficult t…
Apathy
Lack of interest, enthusiasm or concern. Indifference. Withou…
Disdain
The feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
12 terms
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
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
25 terms
English honors definitions 3
Abstruse
Affable
Audacity
Contrite
Difficult to understand
Friendly, amiable, courteous
Boldness; daring spirit
Deeply apologetic
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Affable
Friendly, amiable, courteous
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
50 terms
Honors English Group 3
collaborate
colloquial
compatible
complacent
v. to work together
adj. casual, common, conversational, idiomatic
adj. in agreement with; harmonious
adj. content, self-satisfied, smug
collaborate
v. to work together
colloquial
adj. casual, common, conversational, idiomatic
20 terms
Honors English-vocab 3
abominate... v
acculturation... n
adventitious... adj
ascribe... v
intense dislike or hatred
modification of the social patterns traits or structures of a…
resulting from chance rather than from and inherent cause or…
to assign or refer to attribute
abominate... v
intense dislike or hatred
acculturation... n
modification of the social patterns traits or structures of a…
20 terms
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 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
10 terms
English Honors 3
Hardy
Haughtiness
Hedonist
Heed
Adj- sturdy; robust
Noun- pride; arrogance
Noun- one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life
Verb- to pay attention to; consider
Hardy
Adj- sturdy; robust
Haughtiness
Noun- pride; arrogance
20 terms
Honors English Vocab #3
haughtiness
inadvertent
munificent
orator
(adj) pride, arrogance
(adj) unintentional, careless
(adj) very generous
(n) public speaker
haughtiness
(adj) pride, arrogance
inadvertent
(adj) unintentional, careless
9 terms
Honors English Vocab #3
Abscond
Affluent
Copious
Destitute
(VERB) Leave hurriedly and secretly, typically to avoid detec…
(ADJ) having a great deal of money, wealthy (rich, prosperous)
(ADJ) abundant in supply or quantity (abundant, plentiful, fu…
(ADJ) Without the basic necessities of life (penniless, poor,…
Abscond
(VERB) Leave hurriedly and secretly, typically to avoid detec…
Affluent
(ADJ) having a great deal of money, wealthy (rich, prosperous)
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
10 terms
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
15 terms
Honors English Vocab. 3
Stupefy
Cater
Indignant
Entrepreneur
To make stupid, dull, or groggy; to surprise or astonish
To satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
Filled with resentment or anger over something unjust, unwort…
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business
Stupefy
To make stupid, dull, or groggy; to surprise or astonish
Cater
To satisfy the needs of, try to make things easy and pleasant…
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…
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
25 terms
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
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
65 terms
English 3 Honors Vocab
Trammel (v.)
Dystopia
Relentless (adj.)
Utopia
To catch in or as if in a trap; to place limits on (extent or…
An imaginary society characterized by human misery
Harsh, unforgiving and persistent
An imaginary place thought to be perfect/ideal
Trammel (v.)
To catch in or as if in a trap; to place limits on (extent or…
Dystopia
An imaginary society characterized by human misery
54 terms
Honors English 3 Final
Modernism Art
Imagism Art
Harlem Renaissance Art
Post-Modernism Art
Modernism Art
Imagism Art
20 terms
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)
10 terms
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…
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
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
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)
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…
27 terms
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
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
10 terms
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
20 terms
English Honors- Vocab 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
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
10 terms
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
10 terms
Honors English Vocab 3
emanate
inhibit
meander
retrogress
to come forth, as from a source; send forth
to restrain or hold back
to follow a winding and turning course; wander aimlessly and…
to return to an earlier, inferior, or less complex condition;…
emanate
to come forth, as from a source; send forth
inhibit
to restrain or hold back
24 terms
Honors English II 3
inscribed
denounced
summoned
obscurities
written, printed, marked
to accuse
to call upon or notify
things unknown
inscribed
written, printed, marked
denounced
to accuse
20 terms
English Honors vocab. 3
Meager
Obsolete
Pariah
Quandary
Thin, lean; poor quality or small ammount
Out of date
Outcast
Condition of being doubtful full or confused
Meager
Thin, lean; poor quality or small ammount
Obsolete
Out of date
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
57 terms
Honors English 3 Final
BENE
DIC,DICT
HAB
JECT
Well,Good... ex: benefactor, benevolent, benefit
Say or declare... ex: verdict, benediction, addiction, dicatator
Have... ex: inhibit, habitual, rehabilitate, habitat, cohabitate
Throw... ex: object, reject,eject
BENE
Well,Good... ex: benefactor, benevolent, benefit
DIC,DICT
Say or declare... ex: verdict, benediction, addiction, dicatator
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