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17 terms
English 9 vocab terms
palpable
amenity
condone
naive
able to be touched or felt
desirable facilities
allow
gullible, innocent
palpable
able to be touched or felt
amenity
desirable facilities
18 terms
The Necklace Vocabulary English 9
dowry
distinguished
caste
suppleness
Money a bride (or bride's family) gives to a groom
Adj. Being known because of an accomplishment
Noun. Groups of people determined by how much money a person…
flexibility, ability to bend easily
dowry
Money a bride (or bride's family) gives to a groom
distinguished
Adj. Being known because of an accomplishment
20 terms
English 9 list 9
aggressor
annals
authenticate
bondage
a person or country starting a hostile action
records or documents of events
to verify as true or genuine
salvery; serfdom
aggressor
a person or country starting a hostile action
annals
records or documents of events
20 terms
Vocabulary Unit 2 English 9
appraise
avert
bewilder
complacency
(v.) to assess the worth or value of (A realtor will come ove…
(v.) to turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
(v.) to puzzle completely, confuse
(n.) self-satisfied ignorance of danger (Colin tried to shock…
appraise
(v.) to assess the worth or value of (A realtor will come ove…
avert
(v.) to turn aside, turn away; to prevent, avoid
10 terms
English 9 Lesson 9
advocate
alleged
conspiracy
misconstrue
Speak or argue in favor of (verb); a person who pleads for a…
Asserted without proof
a secret agreement between two or more people to perform an u…
to interpret wrongly, mistake the meaning of
advocate
Speak or argue in favor of (verb); a person who pleads for a…
alleged
Asserted without proof
6 terms
English 9
Precluded
Retribution
Afflicted
Explict
Prevented
Payback/revenge
Suffering or sickened
Clearly stated
Precluded
Prevented
Retribution
Payback/revenge
14 terms
Voc. words for English 9
strident
stupendous
incredulous
superiority
harsh noise; loud
awesome; extremely impressive
unwilling to or unable to believe something
state of being of a higher rank, status or quality
strident
harsh noise; loud
stupendous
awesome; extremely impressive
20 terms
Vocabulary Unit 1 English 9
drone
imprudent
malicious
misanthropic
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
unwise, not careful
Intended to hurt or harm
adj. hating mankind
drone
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
imprudent
unwise, not careful
20 terms
English 9 - Unit 1
correspond
impress
mausoleum
mosque
trao đổi thư tín
gây ấn tượng
lăng, lăng tẩm, lăng mộ
nhà thờ Hồi giáo
correspond
trao đổi thư tín
impress
gây ấn tượng
English9
assumption
Circumstance
context
convince
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof.
a situation or an event
Words, events, or circumstances that help determine meaning.
persuade
assumption
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof.
Circumstance
a situation or an event
20 terms
English 9
Debris
Condone
Opinionated
Eminent
Scattered fragments
Accept or allow behavior to continue
Assertive in ones opinion
A person who is fmous and respected within a particular profe…
Debris
Scattered fragments
Condone
Accept or allow behavior to continue
37 terms
English 9 - Vocabulary Terms
Ravine
gnarly
scowl
wince
a deep narrow steep sided valley
something that has many knots or bumpy surfaces.
frown with displeasure
draw back as with fear or pain
Ravine
a deep narrow steep sided valley
gnarly
something that has many knots or bumpy surfaces.
9 terms
English 9 Voc. Unit 9
culprit
inculpable
exculpate
approbation
a person who has committed a crime
not to blame, free of guilt
to prove that someone is not guilty of doing something wrong
praise or approval
culprit
a person who has committed a crime
inculpable
not to blame, free of guilt
9 terms
English 9
Conflict
External Conflict
Internal Conflict
Theme
A struggle between opposing forces
A struggle between a character and an outside force, such as…
A struggle within a character's mind, such as when trying to…
The main idea of a literary work
Conflict
A struggle between opposing forces
External Conflict
A struggle between a character and an outside force, such as…
10 terms
English 9 - Week 9
placate
vindicate
prolific
chastist
to soothe; to pacify
to clear from blame
productive; fertile
to punish; to discipline
placate
to soothe; to pacify
vindicate
to clear from blame
12 terms
English 9 vocab words
enmity
reverence
pensive
cacophony
opposed or hostile
honor or respect
deep or serious thought
a harsh mixture of sounds
enmity
opposed or hostile
reverence
honor or respect
20 terms
English 9 Vocabulary Unit 9
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
giving assistance or support, a helper
frank, sincere, impartial
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
giving assistance or support, a helper
candid
frank, sincere, impartial
32 terms
English 9
Augment
Oxymoron
Discreet
Obscure
Make larger
A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory te…
careful
difficult to understand; partially hidden
Augment
Make larger
Oxymoron
A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory te…
10 terms
English 9 - Vocabulary 9
controversial
steadily
defiance
envious
giving rise to a public disagreement
direct or sure in movement
a refusal to obey something or someone
feeling or showing envy
controversial
giving rise to a public disagreement
steadily
direct or sure in movement
10 terms
English 9 Vocabulary 6
arrogance
docile
frivolous
kindle
(n.) overbearing pride; a lack of regard for others
(adj.) gentle; easy to manage
(adj.) silly; unimportant
(v.) to ignite; to arouse or excite; to set on fire
arrogance
(n.) overbearing pride; a lack of regard for others
docile
(adj.) gentle; easy to manage
16 terms
English 9 Vocabulary List 9
chron
cide
cise
cit
time
cut down, kill
cut down, kill
to call, start
chron
time
cide
cut down, kill
10 terms
English 9 Unit 1
apprehensive... (adj.)
articulate... (adj.)
awry... (adv.)
belittle... (verb)
uneasy or fearful about possible future events
able to speak clearly and expressively
twisted; ... crooked
to insult by making others feel inferior
apprehensive... (adj.)
uneasy or fearful about possible future events
articulate... (adj.)
able to speak clearly and expressively
10 terms
List 9 Vocabulary - English 9
ambivalence
bemused
blighted
ephemeral
simultaneous conflicting feeling
lost in thought, preoccupied, or bewildered about something
something damaged, ruined, or devalued in some way
something transient or passing
ambivalence
simultaneous conflicting feeling
bemused
lost in thought, preoccupied, or bewildered about something
20 terms
English 9 - UNIT 6 (Definitions)
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalitites
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
20 terms
English 9 - Unit 7 (Definitions)
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish); to…
austere
severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury, simpl…
beneficent
performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits,…
60 terms
English 9 Unit 2
adjourn
adjourn
adjourn
alien
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
synonyms: postpone, discontinue
(n.) a citizen of another country (adj.) foreign, strange
adjourn
(v.) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
adjourn
The judge _____________________ the hearing until ten o'clock…
15 terms
English 9 Lesson 2
alacrity
array
deduce
encumber
promptness in responding (quick to respond)
1.large group of people or things... 2.orderly arrangement or di…
to draw conclusions from facts
1. to weigh down or burden... 2. to impede the actions of (get i…
alacrity
promptness in responding (quick to respond)
array
1.large group of people or things... 2.orderly arrangement or di…
18 terms
English 12: Vocabulary #9
acronym
ad hominem
analogy
connotation
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
an argument that makes personal attack upon an opponent inste…
a comparison or parallel drawn between two things
an idea that is implied or suggested
acronym
a word formed from the initial letters of a multi-word name
ad hominem
an argument that makes personal attack upon an opponent inste…
50 terms
English 9 Midterm Review
deleterious
cacophony
ebullient
nefarious
harmful
tremendous noise, disharmonious sound
extremely lively, enthusiastic
villainous, wicked
deleterious
harmful
cacophony
tremendous noise, disharmonious sound
20 terms
English 9 - Unit 5 (Definitions)
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
self-government, political control
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
amnesty
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
autonomy
self-government, political control
47 terms
Honors 9 English - Semester 1
imprudent
surmounted
invariably
ardent
adj.... unwise, not careful
v.... Overcame
adv.... without exception; unchanging
adj.... Enthusiastic or passionate
imprudent
adj.... unwise, not careful
surmounted
v.... Overcame
10 terms
English 9 List 4
amorphous (adj.)
aura (n)
contraband
gossamer
shapeless, without definite form; formless
that which surrounds; a distinctive air or personal quality
(n) illegal traffic, smuggled goods... (adj) illegal; unlawful
(adj) thin, light, delicate; sheer; gauzy... (n) a very thin, li…
amorphous (adj.)
shapeless, without definite form; formless
aura (n)
that which surrounds; a distinctive air or personal quality
24 terms
English 9 Word List 9
larceny
gratis
loathe
myriad
theft of goods
without charge or free
to dislike greatly
many, large number
larceny
theft of goods
gratis
without charge or free
26 terms
English 9 Unit 4
abscond
abscond
abscond
access
(v.) to run off and hide
synonyms: bolt, make off
Thieves who _____________________ with several of the museum'…
(n.) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an in…
abscond
(v.) to run off and hide
abscond
synonyms: bolt, make off
10 terms
English 9 - Vocabulary 9
Controversial
Steadily
Defiance
Envious
giving rise to a public disagreement
direct or sure in movement
a refusal to over something or someone
feeling or showing envy
Controversial
giving rise to a public disagreement
Steadily
direct or sure in movement
40 terms
English 9 Unit 3
abridge
abridge
adherent
adherent
(v.) to make shorter
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
The senator's loyal _____________________ campaigned long and…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter
abridge
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
10 terms
English 9--Vocabulary 17
abrasive
denote
hindrance
irreducible
(adj.) causing irritation, harsh; grinding or wearing down; (…
(v) be a name or symbol for; to mean explicitly
(n.) an action, person, or thing that gets in the way; obstacle
(adj.) not capable of being made smaller or simpler
abrasive
(adj.) causing irritation, harsh; grinding or wearing down; (…
denote
(v) be a name or symbol for; to mean explicitly
10 terms
English 9--Vocabulary 14
addicted
defraud
evict
formidable
(adj.) given up to a habit or compulsion
(v.) to take away; to deprive of something dishonestly
(v.) to force out of property by taking legal action; to eject
(adj.) hard to overcome or deal with; causing fear; awe-inspi…
addicted
(adj.) given up to a habit or compulsion
defraud
(v.) to take away; to deprive of something dishonestly
15 terms
English 9 Vocab 9
bilk
homily
demise
emit
to cheat or swindle; to thwart
a sermon
death; a ceasing to exist
to send out; to give forth, as in sound or light
bilk
to cheat or swindle; to thwart
homily
a sermon
10 terms
English 9--Vocabulary 15
apathy
cascade
induction
inverse
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(n.) a small, steep waterfall; something that falls in a mann…
(n.) an act of enrolling or bringing someone into a group, or…
(adj.) inverted; reversed; opposite; (n.) the opposite
apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
cascade
(n.) a small, steep waterfall; something that falls in a mann…
English 9 - Week 16
enrich
figurative
imagery
literal
v. enhance, improve, better, upgrade
adj. Language that has an abstract meaning; metaphorical words
n. Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smel…
adj. Exactly true, rather than metaphorical
enrich
v. enhance, improve, better, upgrade
figurative
adj. Language that has an abstract meaning; metaphorical words
English 9 - Week 8
antecedent
aquatic
prejudice
preliminary
n. The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun
adj. A term that describes an organism associated with a wate…
n. an unfair feeling of dislike for a person or group
n. coming at the beginning; coming before the main event or a…
antecedent
n. The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun
aquatic
adj. A term that describes an organism associated with a wate…
40 terms
English 9 (1-40)
Abjure
Privation
Boon
Gregarious
to reject, renounce
lack of basic necessities or comforts of life
a gift or blessing
drawn to the company of others, sociable
Abjure
to reject, renounce
Privation
lack of basic necessities or comforts of life
20 terms
English 9 - Unit 8 (Definitions)
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
stinging, bitter in temper or tone
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
dismay, confusion
fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
10 terms
English 9: List 4
antibody
decorum
exponent
hologram
a blood protein produced in response to and counteracting a s…
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
(n.) one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets;…
a three dimensional image produced by laser light
antibody
a blood protein produced in response to and counteracting a s…
decorum
appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety
20 terms
English 9 - Unit 4 (Definitions)
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
archetype
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
shapeless, without definite form; of no particular type or ch…
an original model on which something was patterned or replica…
affable
courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up or in…
12 terms
English 9-1 Unit 7
bellicose
antebellum
belligerence
enamored
warlike in nature
occurring before a war
warlike mood or attitude
fond of; feeling love towards
bellicose
warlike in nature
antebellum
occurring before a war
20 terms
English 9 Honors--Vocabulary 7
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
(n.) the highest point, tip
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
adieu
(int.) "Farewell!"; (n.) a farewell
advent
(n.) an arrival; a coming into place or view
36 terms
English 9 Final
conflict
foreshadowing
speaker
repetition
struggle between a character and an outside force or another…
hints or clues the author gives the reader to show something…
voice that is narrating a poem
a device a poet uses to emphasize certain words or rhythms
conflict
struggle between a character and an outside force or another…
foreshadowing
hints or clues the author gives the reader to show something…
English 9 November 16
adversary
aplomb
apprehensive
aptitude
one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute
great coolness and composure under strain
in fear or dread of possible evil or harm
A natural ability to do something
adversary
one's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute
aplomb
great coolness and composure under strain
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