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114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #1
Admiring
Angry
Apprehensive
Bantering
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Showing displeasure or even ire
Anxious or fearful about the future
Good-naturedly teasing
Admiring
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Angry
Showing displeasure or even ire
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #3
Erudite
Moralistic
Irreverent
Lugubrious
Characterized by deep, wide learning
Narrow-minded concern for right and wrong
Lacking respect
Exaggeratedly mournful, dismal, gloomy
Erudite
Characterized by deep, wide learning
Moralistic
Narrow-minded concern for right and wrong
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
81 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
grave
pensive
pious
fervent
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
warmth; intensity of spirit
grave
something serious or solemn
pensive
dreamily thoughtful
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn... قبر جای دفن برای مرده
dreamily thoughtful... متفکر ، افسرده
displaying a reverence for God... دیندار
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn... قبر جای دفن برای مرده
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
20 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #2
Didactic
Diffident
Disdainful
Disgusted
Instructive, sometimes boringly so
Timid; shy
Feeling or expressing a sense of aloof contempt
Feeling deep aversion, dislike, repugnance
Didactic
Instructive, sometimes boringly so
Diffident
Timid; shy
110 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
elegiac
lugubrious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
of, relating to, or involving mourning or expressing sorrow
mournful, dismal, gloomy, especially to a ludicrous degree
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
92 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition (tone vocabulary)
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
Charging of wrong doing.
Indifferent due to lack of energy or concern.
Solemn wonder.
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief.
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing.
Apathetic
Indifferent due to lack of energy or concern.
25 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone List
Acquiescent
Acerbic
Bemused
Brusque
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Sharp and forthright.
Puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone)
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.
Acquiescent
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Acerbic
Sharp and forthright.
60 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
abstract
allusive
classical
cogent
theoretical; without reference to specifics
characterized by indirect references
formal; standard; traditional
convincing; reasonable
abstract
theoretical; without reference to specifics
allusive
characterized by indirect references
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone Words
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
Charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
30 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Vocab for Exam
amused
boisterous
cheery
compassionate
pleasurably entertained
rough and noisy; rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained
in good spirits; cheerful; happy
having or shown compassion
amused
pleasurably entertained
boisterous
rough and noisy; rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
249 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Category
awe
veneration
eulogistic
grave
reverence
reverence
reverence
reverence or sadness
awe
reverence
veneration
reverence
79 terms
AP English Language & Composition; Tone - Vocabulary
Solemn
Didactic
Acidulous
Earnest
formal, serious, dignified
intended for instruction, demonstrative
sharp, critical
serious in intention or purpose
Solemn
formal, serious, dignified
Didactic
intended for instruction, demonstrative
43 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone and AP Exam
bitter
sardonic
ironic
mocking
(of people or their feelings or behavior) angry, hurt, or res…
grimly mocking or cynical
happening in the opposite way to what is expected, and typica…
making fun of someone or something in a cruel way; derisive
bitter
(of people or their feelings or behavior) angry, hurt, or res…
sardonic
grimly mocking or cynical
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
254 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Terms
Affectionate
Amiable
Appreciative
Ardent
Having great affection or love; warmly attached; loving
Pleasant; friendly and easy to like
Feeling or expressive of gratitude
Characterized by intense feeling; passionate; fervent; intens…
Affectionate
Having great affection or love; warmly attached; loving
Amiable
Pleasant; friendly and easy to like
115 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
162 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
11 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone Words
Vexed
Poignant
Volatile
Somber
To be mildly annoyed; to be perplexed and concerned; bother,…
Keenly distressing to mind or emotions; touching; physically…
Fickle, tending toward violence; explosive
Dark, gloomy, melancholy, serious
Vexed
To be mildly annoyed; to be perplexed and concerned; bother,…
Poignant
Keenly distressing to mind or emotions; touching; physically…
50 terms
ap english language and composition tone words
bitter
condescending
contemptuous
disdainful
proceeding from strong animosity
to speak to as if one is imferior
to regard or treat with scorn, disrespect
to reject aloofly
bitter
proceeding from strong animosity
condescending
to speak to as if one is imferior
52 terms
AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION: TONE WORDS
acerbic
ambivalent
appreciative
callous
sharp and forthright, sarcastic
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
feeling or showing gratitude or pleasure
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
acerbic
sharp and forthright, sarcastic
ambivalent
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
69 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone words
abashed
abhorring
abstruse
absurd
ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
to regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
difficult to understand
ridiculous; silly
abashed
ashamed or embarrassed; disconcerted
abhorring
to regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
95 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
pensive
venerative
laudatory
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
dreamily thoughtful
regarding with reverence
containing and expressing praise
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
pensive
dreamily thoughtful
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
25 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone List
Acquiescent
Acerbic
Bemused
Brusque
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Sharp and forthright.
Puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone)
Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner.
Acquiescent
Ready to accept something without protest, or do what someone…
Acerbic
Sharp and forthright.
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone Words
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
Charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
28 terms
AP English Language and Composition: Tone Words 1
eulogistic
grave
pensive
venerate
High praise.
Severe, major.
Quietly sad or thoughtful.
To feel or show deep respect for (someone or something that i…
eulogistic
High praise.
grave
Severe, major.
46 terms
AP English Language and Composition- Tone Words
accustory
apathetic
awe
bitter
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to the lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
accustory
charging of wrong doing
apathetic
indifferent due to the lack of energy or concern
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
114 terms
AP English Language and Composition Tone Words by Definition
eulogistic
grave
pensive
pious
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
something serious or solemn
dreamily thoughtful
displaying a reverence for God
eulogistic
involving formal praise in speech or writing, usually for the…
grave
something serious or solemn
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