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AP English Language Unit 11
Abrogate
Ambient
Asperity
Burnish
To repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Completely surrounding, encompassing
Roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
To make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; gloss; brightnes…
Abrogate
To repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Ambient
Completely surrounding, encompassing
AP English Language - Unit 11 Vocabulary
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
(adj) - moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charac…
(adj) - deserving of blame or correction... synonyms: blamewor…
(adj) - likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(verb) - to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate…
abstemious
(adj) - moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charac…
censurable
(adj) - deserving of blame or correction... synonyms: blamewor…
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 11
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); characterized…
deserving of blame or correction
likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent on unce…
to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, verify
abstemious
moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); characterized…
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
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AP English Language Vocabulary Unit 11
abrogate
ambient
asperity
burnish
revoke
encompassing
bitterness
shine
abrogate
revoke
ambient
encompassing
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AP Unit 11 - Thinking, Language, Intelligence, & Stats
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
All the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
a mental image or best example of a category
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
All the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
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AP Language Unit 11
Cura
Sinecure
Incurious
Procure
Care
A job that brings a salary or reward without requiring work;…
Not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
To get with some effort
Cura
Care
Sinecure
A job that brings a salary or reward without requiring work;…
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AP English Vocab Unit 11
apostate
bravado
consensus
constrict
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... S…
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage... SYNONYMS: swagger…
(n.) a collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, o…
(v.) to make smaller or narrower, draw together, squeeze, to…
apostate
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause... S…
bravado
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage... SYNONYMS: swagger…
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 11
abstemious adj.
censurable adj.
contingent adj. n.
corroborate v.
characterized by abstinence and self-discipline
deserving of blame or correction
-likely but not certain to happen, possible... -a representative…
to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, verify
abstemious adj.
characterized by abstinence and self-discipline
censurable adj.
deserving of blame or correction
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 11
cantata
incantation
cantor
descant
a religious musical composition with 1 or more voices accompa…
spells or verbal charms used as ritual magic; a formula or wo…
an official of a Jewish synagogue who sings the music of the…
an additional melody sung above the principal melody
cantata
a religious musical composition with 1 or more voices accompa…
incantation
spells or verbal charms used as ritual magic; a formula or wo…
Ap language vocab unit 11
Abstemious
Censurable
Contingent
Denizen
Moderate, sparing(as in eating or drinking)
Deserving of blame or correction
Likely but not certain to happen
Inhabitant, one who frequents a place
Abstemious
Moderate, sparing(as in eating or drinking)
Censurable
Deserving of blame or correction
Vocab Unit 11: AP Language
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
Moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
deserving of blame or correction
Likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent on unce…
To confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, verify
abstemious
Moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 Tone Words
Journalistic
Lyrical
Metaphorical
Mournful
Characterized by the kind of language used in journalism
Intense, spontaneous, musical
Having characteristics of melodrama in which emotions and plo…
Feeling or expressing grief (certain literary forms are devot…
Journalistic
Characterized by the kind of language used in journalism
Lyrical
Intense, spontaneous, musical
UNIT 11 AP LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION
ABROGATE (V.)
AMBIENT (ADJ.)
ASPERITY (N.)
BURNISH (V.)
REPEAL, CANCEL
COMPLETELY SURROUNDING
HARSHNESS, ROUGH
TO POLISH
ABROGATE (V.)
REPEAL, CANCEL
AMBIENT (ADJ.)
COMPLETELY SURROUNDING
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Ap language and composition unit 11
Abrogate
Ambient
Asperity
Burnish
To cancel
Surrounding
Roughness
Make smooth
Abrogate
To cancel
Ambient
Surrounding
AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 Root Words
Stru, struct
Tact, tang, tag, tig, ting
Tele
Tempo
Build
Touch
Far
Time
Stru, struct
Build
Tact, tang, tag, tig, ting
Touch
AP English Vocab Unit 11
alchemist
amalgam
august
caldron
one who practices medieval chemistry or tries to change metal…
a combination of different elements
inspiring reverence or admiration
a large kettle used for boiling
alchemist
one who practices medieval chemistry or tries to change metal…
amalgam
a combination of different elements
AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 Trophes
Irony
Verbal Irony
Situation Irony
Dramatic Irony
Use of a word in such a way as to convey a meaning opposite t…
When something is said, but the meaning behind it is the oppo…
When an event does not turn out the way one would think it wo…
When the audience's knowledge surpasses the character
Irony
Use of a word in such a way as to convey a meaning opposite t…
Verbal Irony
When something is said, but the meaning behind it is the oppo…
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AP Language Vocabulary - Unit 11
abrogate
ambient
asperity
burnish
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
(n.) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
(v.) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; (n.) gloss,…
abrogate
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
ambient
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
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English IV/AP, Unit 11
obstinate
modicum
misnomer
malfeasance
stubborn; unyielding
A small amount
(n.) an unsuitable or misleading name
(n) an illegal act, especially by a public official
obstinate
stubborn; unyielding
modicum
A small amount
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Unit 11 AP English
Abrogate
Ambient
Asperity
Burnish
To repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Completely surrounding; encompassing
Roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
To make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish
Abrogate
To repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Ambient
Completely surrounding; encompassing
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Unit 11 AP English
assertion
exertion
dissertation
disconcert
something declared or stated positively
the use of power and of strength
a formal and unusually long paper, written for a defree at a…
to upset and confuse
assertion
something declared or stated positively
exertion
the use of power and of strength
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Unit 11 of AP English
burnish
ebullient
delectable
abrogate
to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; gloss, brightnes…
overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, bubbling
delightful, highly enjoyable; deliciously flavored, savory; a…
to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
burnish
to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; gloss, brightnes…
ebullient
overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, bubbling
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Unit 11 Sentences - AP Lang
Construction of the new city hall was…
The wall you have collapsed without th…
The students were put in groups ______…
The phone company discontinues service…
abeyance
buttress
commensurate
dilatory
Construction of the new city hall was…
abeyance
The wall you have collapsed without th…
buttress
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Unit 11 Sentences - AP Lang
Construction of the new city hall was…
The wall you have collapsed without th…
The students were put in groups ______…
The phone company discontinues service…
abeyance
buttress
commensurate
dilatory
Construction of the new city hall was…
abeyance
The wall you have collapsed without th…
buttress
AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 SAT Words
Abstemious (adj)
Censurable (adj)
Contingent (adj/noun)
Corroborate (verb)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Deserving of blame, or correction
(adj)Likely, but not certain to happen; Dependent on certain…
To confirm, or make certain
Abstemious (adj)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Censurable (adj)
Deserving of blame, or correction
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AP English: Unit 11
abase (v)
blandish (v)
cacophony (n)
defunct (adj)
to humiliate or degrade
to coax with flattery; cajole
a harsh, disharmonious sound
no longer used or existing
abase (v)
to humiliate or degrade
blandish (v)
to coax with flattery; cajole
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Unit 11 AP English
Cantata
Incantation
Cantor
Descant
Musical composition, particularly a religious work from 17th…
Use of spells or verbal charms spoken or sung as part of a ma…
An official of a Jewish synagogue who sings or chants the mus…
Additional melody sung above principal melody... Des- "two" or "…
Cantata
Musical composition, particularly a religious work from 17th…
Incantation
Use of spells or verbal charms spoken or sung as part of a ma…
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AP English Unit 11
Abrogate 1
Ambient 1
Asperity 2
Burnish 1
(V) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
(Adj) completely surrounding, encompassing
(N) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
(V) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish... (N) gloss, br…
Abrogate 1
(V) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
Ambient 1
(Adj) completely surrounding, encompassing
AP English Unit 11
Abrogate
Ambient
Asperity
Burnish (Verb)
To declare null and void... Syn: Annul... Ant: ratify
Completely surrounding; encompassing
Roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
To polish... Syn: Buff... Ant: Abrade
Abrogate
To declare null and void... Syn: Annul... Ant: ratify
Ambient
Completely surrounding; encompassing
AP English Unit 11
Sinecure
Incurious
Procure
Internecine
Job that brings salary or reward without requiring work
Not inclined to seek knowledge
To get with some effort
Causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
Sinecure
Job that brings salary or reward without requiring work
Incurious
Not inclined to seek knowledge
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AP English Unit 11
apostate
bravado
consensus
constrict
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage
(n.) a collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, o…
(v.) to make smaller or narrower, draw together, squeeze; to…
apostate
(n.) one who forsakes his or her religion, party, or cause
bravado
(n.) a display of false or assumed courage
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AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 SAT Words
Abstemious (adj)
Censurable (adj)
Contingent (adj/noun)
Corroborate (verb)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Deserving of blame, or correction
(adj)Likely, but not certain to happen; Dependent on certain…
To confirm, or make certain
Abstemious (adj)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Censurable (adj)
Deserving of blame, or correction
Unit 11 Vocabulary- AP Language
Denizen
Contingent
Foist
Corroborate
(n.) an inhabitant, resident; one who frequents a place.
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(v.) to impose by fraud; to pass off as worthy or genuine; to…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain.
Denizen
(n.) an inhabitant, resident; one who frequents a place.
Contingent
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
AP English: Unit 11 Vocab
Anomaly (noun)
Askance (adverb)
Beatific (adj.)
Cognizant (adj.)
1. something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or…
with an attitude or look of suspicion or disapproval
blissfully happy
having knowledge or being aware of
Anomaly (noun)
1. something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or…
Askance (adverb)
with an attitude or look of suspicion or disapproval
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 11
Dogmatic
Dormant
Duplicity
Ebb
Positive and emphatic in asserting opinions
Lying asleep; in a state of rest
Deceitfulness
To Decline
Dogmatic
Positive and emphatic in asserting opinions
Dormant
Lying asleep; in a state of rest
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AP English Vocab unit 11
Allay (v)
Banal (adj)
Captious (adj)
Consign (v)
to calm or pacify; to set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Hackneyed; trite
Exceed sticky ready to find fault; given to pretty criticism
To give over to another care; change or control
Allay (v)
to calm or pacify; to set to rest; to lessen or relieve
Banal (adj)
Hackneyed; trite
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AP English vocab unit 11
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
deserving of blame or correction, blameworthy
likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent on unce…
to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, verify,…
abstemious
moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
censurable
deserving of blame or correction, blameworthy
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 11
propitious
irascible
harbinger
lambent
favorably disposed; benevolent; being of good omen; tending t…
marked by hot temper and easily provoked to anger
something that presages or foreshadows what is to come; one t…
softly bright or radiant; flickering; marked by lightness or…
propitious
favorably disposed; benevolent; being of good omen; tending t…
irascible
marked by hot temper and easily provoked to anger
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AP English Vocabulary - Unit 11
assay
augment
diverge
faction
n. an analysis (especially of ore) to determine composition;…
v. to increase; to make greater; to enlarge
v. to move or extend in different directions from a common po…
n. a group of people within a larger group, usually causing c…
assay
n. an analysis (especially of ore) to determine composition;…
augment
v. to increase; to make greater; to enlarge
AP English Unit 11 Antonyms
mildness, blandness, softness, lenity
to smile on, countenance, approve
all of a piece, uniform, monolithic
firm, hard, solid
asperity
deprecate
eclectic
flaccid
mildness, blandness, softness, lenity
asperity
to smile on, countenance, approve
deprecate
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PRE AP ENGLISH UNIT 11
Brevity
Comport
Concise
Demure
(n.) shortness
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave, to be in agreement
(adj.) expressing much in a few words
(adj.) sober or serious in manner, modest
Brevity
(n.) shortness
Comport
(v.) to conduct or bear oneself, behave, to be in agreement
AP English: Vocab Unit 11
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking), charact…
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking), charact…
censurable
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
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Unit 11- Ap English 12
Abstemious
Censurable
Contigent
Corroborate
moderate
deserving blame
accidental
confirm
Abstemious
moderate
Censurable
deserving blame
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Pre-AP Vocab Unit 11
advocate
antipathy
emancipate
idiosyncrasy
to speak or write in favor of; support - verb - The advocate…
a strong dislike or distaste; hatred. There is a clear antipa…
to set free from slavery, captivity, or oppression. The slave…
a personal peculiarity; quirk. that new teacher has a lot of…
advocate
to speak or write in favor of; support - verb - The advocate…
antipathy
a strong dislike or distaste; hatred. There is a clear antipa…
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AP English III Unit 11
abrogate
ambient
asperity
burnish
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
(n.) roughness, severity; bitterness or tartness
(v.) to make smooth or glossy by rubbing, polish; (n.) gloss,…
abrogate
(v.) to repeal, cancel, declare null and void
ambient
(adj.) completely surrounding, encompassing
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Unit 11 AP English Vocab
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
(adj.) likely but not certain to happen, possible; dependent…
(v.) to confirm, make more certain, bolster, substantiate, ve…
abstemious
(adj.) moderate, sparing (as in eating and drinking); charact…
censurable
(adj.) deserving of blame or correction
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AP English Vocab Unit 11
abstemious
censurable
contingent
corroborate
moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
deserving of blame or correction
likely but not certain to happen; dependent; a representative…
to confirm, make more certain, verfiy
abstemious
moderate, sparing; characterized by abstinence and self-disci…
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
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AP English Unit 11 Vocab
Assertion
Exertion
Dissertation
Disconcert
Something declared or stated positively
The use of power and of its strength
A formal and long paper, written for a degree at a university…
To upset and confuse
Assertion
Something declared or stated positively
Exertion
The use of power and of its strength
AP English Vocab Unit 11
Atone
Devoid
Replete
Mammoth
To make amends
Entirely without thinking
Full or supplied to the utmost; gorge
Huge; gigantic
Atone
To make amends
Devoid
Entirely without thinking
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AP English vocab unit 11
Aesthetic
Catalyst
Disparage
Ingratiate
(Adj) visually appealing
(N) inspire to change
(V) throw shade; talk negatively of someone
(V) win favor; charm
Aesthetic
(Adj) visually appealing
Catalyst
(N) inspire to change
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