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Lesson 2 English 9 Vocab
belittle
blase
concoct
decade
to speak of something or someone as small or unimportant
uninterested or unimpressed
to devise cleverly; to invent
ten years
belittle
to speak of something or someone as small or unimportant
blase
uninterested or unimpressed
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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
alleviate
contemporary
gratuitous
impartial
to ease pain or burden
current, modern
given freely
unbiased; not in favor of one side or the other
alleviate
to ease pain or burden
contemporary
current, modern
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English 9 Unit 4 Vocabulary
ambivalent
auspicious
eclectic
imperious
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
favorable; promising
made up of a variety of sources or styles
arrogantly domineering or overbearing
ambivalent
simultaneously feeling opposing feelings; uncertain
auspicious
favorable; promising
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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
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
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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
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
10 terms
English 9- Unit 8
Assurance
Asylum
Dwindle
Flippant
Confidence; Sureness
An institution for the care of children, elderly...a place of…
to become less
not very serious; silly
Assurance
Confidence; Sureness
Asylum
An institution for the care of children, elderly...a place of…
12 terms
English 9 - Unit 9
uniform
unison
unanimous
monologue
The same all the way through; consistent
One voice
Showing complete agreement
A speech made by a single person
uniform
The same all the way through; consistent
unison
One voice
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
English9 per9
Etiquette
Abor
Impeccable
Deliberate
The forms, manners etc. Conventionally accepted or required i…
Detest, hate, loath
Perfect, flawless, faultless
Carefully thought out, premeditated, not rash or hasty
Etiquette
The forms, manners etc. Conventionally accepted or required i…
Abor
Detest, hate, loath
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Key English 9 Unit 20a
Ohjelma
Leiri
Vaihto-oppilas
Kurssi
A programme
A camp
An exchange student
A course
Ohjelma
A programme
Leiri
A camp
english 9
Dialogue
setting
Archetypal hero
Flashback
conversation between character,dialogue advances the plot and…
the time and place in which a story takes place
A hero who conforms to a pattern seen in heroes from other cu…
a memory of an event in the past
Dialogue
conversation between character,dialogue advances the plot and…
setting
the time and place in which a story takes place
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 - 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
English 9
Setting
Cliff hangee
Mood
Climax
The time and place in which the action happens
An ambiguous ending to a story
The feeling that is created in the reader by the story
The part of the story at which suspense reaches its peak
Setting
The time and place in which the action happens
Cliff hangee
An ambiguous ending to a story
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…
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
20 terms
English 9 Lesson 2
acrophobia
agoraphobia
audiophile
balletomania
abnormal fear of being in high places
abnormal fear of being in crowds, public places, or open areas
one especially interested in high-fidelity sound reproduction
extreme enthusiasm for the ballet
acrophobia
abnormal fear of being in high places
agoraphobia
abnormal fear of being in crowds, public places, or open areas
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TOURISM ENGLISH 3-9
indeed
redesign
branding
recognition
(adv) really or certainly, often used to emphasize something
(v) to change the design of something
(n) the use of a particular name, symbol, and design for a co…
(n) agreement that something is true or legal
indeed
(adv) really or certainly, often used to emphasize something
redesign
(v) to change the design of something
10 terms
English 9--Vocabulary 10
credentials
cumbersome
genial
hoax
(n.) written evidence showing that a person has a right to a…
(adj.) clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
(adj.) cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm
(n.) an act intended to trick or deceive, a fraud; (v.) to tr…
credentials
(n.) written evidence showing that a person has a right to a…
cumbersome
(adj.) clumsy, hard to handle; slow-moving
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…
English 9 (1-20)
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
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
2015-16 Vocabulary English 9
bilateral
bipartisan
bisect
duplex:
adj. Having two sides.
adj. Involving two political parties.
v. To divide into two equal parts.
n. A dwelling with two units.
bilateral
adj. Having two sides.
bipartisan
adj. Involving two political parties.
12 terms
English 9+, Lesson 1
bewail
destitute
detract
emancipate
(v.) To express deep regret or sorrow over
(adj) Extremely poor; lacking necessities like food and shelter
(v.) To take away, especially from the value, beauty, or impo…
(v.) To set free from slavery; to feel free to do; to liberate
bewail
(v.) To express deep regret or sorrow over
destitute
(adj) Extremely poor; lacking necessities like food and shelter
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
5 terms
3-9 English 9
catalyst
exodus
facilitate
incorrigible
In Chemistry, a substance that causes or accelerates a ... chemi…
a going out; departure or emigration, usually of a large number
to make easier or less difficult; help forward (an action, a…
bad beyond correction or reform unruly; uncontrollable
catalyst
In Chemistry, a substance that causes or accelerates a ... chemi…
exodus
a going out; departure or emigration, usually of a large number
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…
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Literary Terms- English 9
mood
tone
situational irony
dramatic irony
how the reader/ or character feels
the author's attitude
when what happens is the opposite of what was expected
when the reader knows more than the characters
mood
how the reader/ or character feels
tone
the author's attitude
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
40 terms
English 9 Vocabulary
morph
disgruntle
vest
implicit
root meaning "shape"
discontent, unhappy, displeased
root meaning "clothes, endow"
something, normally behavior that is understood but not stated
morph
root meaning "shape"
disgruntle
discontent, unhappy, displeased
25 terms
english 9 list 15
turn
stomach
joint
belly
tropo
gastro
arthro
ventri
turn
tropo
stomach
gastro
5 terms
English 11: Vocabulary #9
curmudgeon (noun)
sojourn (noun)
gregarious (adj.)
augment (verb)
a bad-tempered person
a temporary stay
fond of company
to increase
curmudgeon (noun)
a bad-tempered person
sojourn (noun)
a temporary stay
Stoddard--English 9 Prefixes
BENE
CIRCUM
COL, COM, CON, COL
CONTRA
GOOD
AROUND
WITH, TOGETHER
OPPPOSED
BENE
GOOD
CIRCUM
AROUND
28 terms
English 9: Midterm Review
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Alliteration
A comparison of two unlike things in which a word of comparis…
A comparison between two things without using like or as. For…
A description of non-human objects or ideas using human chara…
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtere…
Simile
A comparison of two unlike things in which a word of comparis…
Metaphor
A comparison between two things without using like or as. For…
Vocab Lesson 12- English 9
malodorous
accolade
malapropisms
dubious
having a bad odor
a special acknowledgment or award
ludicrous misuse of a word, especially with one that sounds s…
doubtful; arousing doubt
malodorous
having a bad odor
accolade
a special acknowledgment or award
12 terms
English 9 Unit 10
benevolent
benefactor
benign
accord
Definition: Kindly; favorable towards... Sentence: A benevolent…
Definition: A person who gives friendly aid... Sentence: When t…
Definition: Causing no harm... Sentence: Although police initia…
Definition: Sameness of opinion; agreement... Sentence:The lead…
benevolent
Definition: Kindly; favorable towards... Sentence: A benevolent…
benefactor
Definition: A person who gives friendly aid... Sentence: When t…
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
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
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english9 vocab 8
affliction
devoid
elusive
formidable
distress;pain;misfortune
empty;without completely lacking
not easily found or understood
inspiring wonder, fear or dread
affliction
distress;pain;misfortune
devoid
empty;without completely lacking
English Week 9
silhouette
technique
undulate
virtuoso
a drawing consisting of the outline of something, especially…
a procedure or method for accomplishing a complicated task, a…
to move in waves or with a smooth wavy motion: wheat undulati…
a musical performer of great excellence, technique, or ability.
silhouette
a drawing consisting of the outline of something, especially…
technique
a procedure or method for accomplishing a complicated task, a…
10 terms
English 9 Vocab 1
licentious
numismatist
paucity
fatalistic
morally unrestrained
a coin collector
a scarcity, lack
believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
licentious
morally unrestrained
numismatist
a coin collector
english 9 vocab 9
acrimonious
expunge
indict
amiable
bitter;angry
erase blot or wipe out
accuse; charge with the commission of a crime
agreeable;good-natured;friendly
acrimonious
bitter;angry
expunge
erase blot or wipe out
Unit 6 (English 9)
cant/chant
aud
son
log
to sing, to call
to hear
to sound
to speak, to reason
cant/chant
to sing, to call
aud
to hear
Unit 5 (English 9)
lega
legacy
delegate
act/ag
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
to divide up, especially responsibilities
to do, act
lega
to appoint, to send on a mission, to charge with
legacy
body of ideas, achievements, and morals; example
English 9
retinue
baleful
aloof
tutelary
the group following and attending to some important person
threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; dea…
remote in manner; in an aloof manner
providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding
retinue
the group following and attending to some important person
baleful
threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; dea…
Unit 7 (English 9)
bell (root)
bellicose (adj)
antebellum (adj)
belligerence (n)
war
warlike in nature
occurring before a war
warlike mood or attitude
bell (root)
war
bellicose (adj)
warlike in nature
10 terms
English 9 Vocab 3
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
equally skillful with either hand
delayed
to give life or motion to
edifice
a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
equally skillful with either hand
20 terms
english 9 vocab 9
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
candid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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