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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 2
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
protection, sponsorship
to inform of, to make aware by giving a oral or written notice.
inclined to drink
a group of people hired to applaud a performer or performance
Aegis
protection, sponsorship
Apprise
to inform of, to make aware by giving a oral or written notice.
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Ap Junior English Vocabulary list 2
Decorum
Cache
Rancor
Salacious
Propriety
Hiding Place
Deep-seated malice
Highly Indecent
Decorum
Propriety
Cache
Hiding Place
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AP Junior English Vocabulary List 2
Decorum
Cache
Rancor
Salacious
Propriety
Hiding place
Deep-seated malice
Highly indecent
Decorum
Propriety
Cache
Hiding place
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AP Junior English Vocabulary 1 & 2
annotation
appelation
eponym
linguistics
a critical note or explanatory note
a name, title, or designation
a person whose name is, or is thought to be the source of the…
the study of the nature, structure, and variation of language
annotation
a critical note or explanatory note
appelation
a name, title, or designation
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Junior AP English Vocabulary
abandon
abase
accrue
acquiesce
lack of inhabition
to disgrace
to accumulate
to agree
abandon
lack of inhabition
abase
to disgrace
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AP Junior English List 2
Decorum
Cache
Rancor
Salacious
Propriety
Hiding place
Deep seated malice
Highly indecent
Decorum
Propriety
Cache
Hiding place
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AP junior vocabulary #2
Apostrophe
Antithesis
Argument from ignorance
Bandwagon
A figure of speech in which the writer detaches himself from…
A rhetorical device in which two opposite ideas are put toget…
Assumption of a conclusion based primarily on lack of evidenc…
Persuasive technique that uses majority agrees to persuade
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which the writer detaches himself from…
Antithesis
A rhetorical device in which two opposite ideas are put toget…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 7
Abeyance
Ambivalent
Beleaguer
Carte Blanche
a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set asid…
having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone or som…
to surround with an army; to trouble, harass, pester
full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion
Abeyance
a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set asid…
Ambivalent
having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone or som…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 8
Aberration
Ad hoc
Bane
Bathos
a departure from what is proper, right, expected or normal
for this specific purpose
the source of cause of fatal injury, death, destruction, or r…
the intrusion of commonplace or trite material into a context…
Aberration
a departure from what is proper, right, expected or normal
Ad hoc
for this specific purpose
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Junior AP English Vocabulary 9
Abeyance
Assent
Cajole
Caveat
Temporary cessation or suspension
To agree or express agreement
Influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
A warning against certain acts
Abeyance
Temporary cessation or suspension
Assent
To agree or express agreement
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AP Junior English (Lesson 1 & 2 Vocab)
Aberration
Abound
Abstemious
Abut
A departure from the usual course; a deviation; an abnormal d…
To be plentiful: to exist in large numbers: to have plenty
Sparing in eating and drinking; moderate
To touch at one end or edge: to join at a boundary
Aberration
A departure from the usual course; a deviation; an abnormal d…
Abound
To be plentiful: to exist in large numbers: to have plenty
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Junior AP English Vocab
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Allusion
The interpretive level of a word based on it's associated mea…
The literal or dictionary meaning of a word.
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work that ap…
A figure of speech that makes a reference to people, places,…
Connotation
The interpretive level of a word based on it's associated mea…
Denotation
The literal or dictionary meaning of a word.
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AP Junior English Final vocabulary
Caricature
Dispassionate
Conciliatory
Incredulity
a picture, description, etc.; ludicrously exaggerating the pe…
devoid of personal feeling or bias
Placating; attempting to win favor or goodwill... Appeasing; soo…
disbelief; doubt about the truth of something
Caricature
a picture, description, etc.; ludicrously exaggerating the pe…
Dispassionate
devoid of personal feeling or bias
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Junior AP English Vocab Week 2
alleviate
arbitrary
cordial
dogmatic
to ease a pain or burden
determined by impulse rather than reason
friendly; sincere
stubbornly adhering to unproved beliefs
alleviate
to ease a pain or burden
arbitrary
determined by impulse rather than reason
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Junior English Vocabulary 2
cad
ign
lud
syn
happen, fall
fire
play
together
cad
happen, fall
ign
fire
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AP Junior Vocabulary Unit 2
internecine
abortive
in medias res
maladroit
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
in or into the middle of the plot
lacking skill, judgement or dexterity
internecine
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
abortive
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
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AP Junior Vocabulary Unit 2
internecine
abortive
in medias res
maladroit
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
in or into the middle of the plot
lacking skill or dexterity
internecine
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
abortive
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
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English Junior Vocabulary 2
Contrite
Altruistic
Onerous
Inimical
(adj) feeling or expressing remorse or penitence; affected by…
(Adj) showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the we…
(Adj) (of a task, duty, or responsibility) involving an amoun…
(Adj) unfriendly; hostile
Contrite
(adj) feeling or expressing remorse or penitence; affected by…
Altruistic
(Adj) showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the we…
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Junior English vocabulary #2
Unremitting
Automaton
Tether
Bessech
Never quiting,Unstop,never slacking
Doing something without emotion in a mechanical way
A rope or a chain attached to an animal
Ask someone urgently or frequently to do something
Unremitting
Never quiting,Unstop,never slacking
Automaton
Doing something without emotion in a mechanical way
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 5
Aficionado
Browbeat
Commensurate
Diaphanous
an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
to intimidate by a stern or manner; to bully
equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proportionate…
very sheer and light; almost completely transparent, transluc…
Aficionado
an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
Browbeat
to intimidate by a stern or manner; to bully
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AP junior English quarter 2 list 5
recreant
ungainly
asteroid
disparity
a coward; a disloyal person; a traitor; crying for mercy; unf…
clumsy; awkward; uncouth
starlike; a small planet
inequality; difference in age, rank, or condition; difference…
recreant
a coward; a disloyal person; a traitor; crying for mercy; unf…
ungainly
clumsy; awkward; uncouth
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AP junior English quarter 2 list 3
defamation
pilfer
chagrin
sundry
act of harming or destroying the good name of; slander
steal in small quantities; steal stealthily in small amounts…
distress of mind caused by humbling of pride, failure, disapp…
several; various; miscellaneous
defamation
act of harming or destroying the good name of; slander
pilfer
steal in small quantities; steal stealthily in small amounts…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 6
Abortive
Bruit
Contumelious
Dictum
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only partia…
to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
rude in speech or behavior; humiliating
a short saying; an authoritative statement
Abortive
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only partia…
Bruit
to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 4
Affinity
Bilious
Cognate
Corollary
a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a relat…
irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
closely related in origin; such a person or thing; allied, af…
a proposition that follow from one already proven; a natural…
Affinity
a natural attraction to a person, thing, or activity; a relat…
Bilious
irritable; sickeningly unpleasant
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AP junior English quarter 2 list 4
pillage
reprisal
surfeit
hirsute
the act of looting or plundering, especially in war; plunder…
the act or practice in international law of resorting to forc…
an overabundant supply of something; disgust caused by excess
roughly hairy
pillage
the act of looting or plundering, especially in war; plunder…
reprisal
the act or practice in international law of resorting to forc…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 9
Avatar
Beatitude
Bête noire
Bode
an electronic image that represents and is manipulated by a c…
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
someone or something that one especially dislikes, dreads, or…
to indicate by signs (foreshadow)
Avatar
an electronic image that represents and is manipulated by a c…
Beatitude
a state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 1
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful,…
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
(v.) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel (n). a harsh o…
(adj.) absurd; widely fantastic; impossible "visionary"
Adjunct
(n.) something added to something else as helpful or useful,…
Bellwether
(n.) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhous…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 11
Apostate
Bravado
Consensus
Constrict
one who abandons his or her religion
a display of false courage
a collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, or thi…
to make smaller or narrower, squeeze
Apostate
one who abandons his or her religion
Bravado
a display of false courage
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 3
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
subordinate or supplementary, accessory, auxiliary
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, f…
to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to deal w…
to trick; to cheat
Ancillary
subordinate or supplementary, accessory, auxiliary
Bowdlerize
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, f…
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 12
Apposite
Augur
Bilk
Charisma
appropriate; suitable
a prophet; to predict, foreshadow
to defraud, cheat; to evade payment of; to frustrate
the special personal magnetism that makes an individual excep…
Apposite
appropriate; suitable
Augur
a prophet; to predict, foreshadow
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AP Terms 1&2 Junior Year English
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Definition: From the Latin meaning "to or against the person,…
Definition: The device of using character and or/story elemen…
Definition: The repetition of sounds, especially initial cons…
Definition: A direct or indirect reference to something that…
Ad Hominem Argument
Definition: From the Latin meaning "to or against the person,…
Allegory
Definition: The device of using character and or/story elemen…
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AP Junior Vocabulary Unit 2
Internecine
Abortive
In medias res
Maladroit
Mutually destructive
Failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
In or into the middle of the plot
Lacking skill
Internecine
Mutually destructive
Abortive
Failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose
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AP Junior English Vocab Unit 2
carnal
restive
disingenuous
replenish
adj. of the body or flesh; opposed to spiritual; specifically…
adj. stubbornly resisting control or guidance, e.g., of a hor…
adj. not frank and candid; also deceptively simple
v.t. stock again, especially after having been emptied
carnal
adj. of the body or flesh; opposed to spiritual; specifically…
restive
adj. stubbornly resisting control or guidance, e.g., of a hor…
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AP Junior Vocabulary Unit 2
internecine
abortive
in medias res
maladroit
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
failing to accomplish an intended aim of purpose; only partia…
in or into the middle of the plot; in the middle of things
lacking skill or dexterity; lacking tact, perception, or judg…
internecine
mutually destructive; characterized by great slaughter and bl…
abortive
failing to accomplish an intended aim of purpose; only partia…
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Unit 4 Vocabulary AP junior English
Petty
Pretentious
Restrained
Sardonic
Trivial, insignificant
Arrogant, boastful, haughty
Unwilling, hesitant, reluctant
Cutting, biting, penetrating, satirical
Petty
Trivial, insignificant
Pretentious
Arrogant, boastful, haughty
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Unit 2 Vocab - AP Junior English
Cynical
Detached
Didactic
Diffidant
Adverse or dubious
Separated or apathetic
Intended for instruction
Shy
Cynical
Adverse or dubious
Detached
Separated or apathetic
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Junior AP English
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Allusion
All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
Literal meaning of a word
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
compare it to something else
Connotation
All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
Denotation
Literal meaning of a word
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Junior Ap english
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Allusion
The implied meaning
Litteral meaning
Words that appeal to the senses ( sight,smell, hearing)
Reference to something commonly known ( trump , hitler )
Connotation
The implied meaning
Denotation
Litteral meaning
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vocab list #2 wagner junior ap english
paralleled
sympathetic
infidel
pretense
mimicked
favor towards
an unbeliever
feigning, pretending
paralleled
mimicked
sympathetic
favor towards
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Junior AP ENGLISH
Connotation
Denotation
Imagery
Allusion
The interpretive level or a word based on its associated imag…
The literal dictionary meaning of the word
the sensory details or figurative language used to describe,…
A reference contained in a work
Connotation
The interpretive level or a word based on its associated imag…
Denotation
The literal dictionary meaning of the word
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Junior vocabulary unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v) , make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming , Synonyms :…
n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity…
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language. full of high-soundin…
(adj) 'without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v) , make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming , Synonyms :…
Aplomb
n) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity…
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Junior English Vocabulary 2/19
passel
insurrection
imposter
elocution
a large group of people or things
a violent uprising against authority or government
person who pretends to be someone else
skill of clear and expressive speech
passel
a large group of people or things
insurrection
a violent uprising against authority or government
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 5
Aficionado
Browbeat
Commensurate
Diaphanous
an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
to intimidate by a stern or manner; to bully
equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proportionate…
very sheer and light; almost completely transparent, transluc…
Aficionado
an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
Browbeat
to intimidate by a stern or manner; to bully
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Gatsby Vocabulary Terms AP Junior English
Feign
Supercilious
Effeminate
Deft
To make-believe, pretend
Having or showing arrogant superiority. Cocky
Having traits, tastes, or habits traditionally considered fem…
Quick and skilled
Feign
To make-believe, pretend
Supercilious
Having or showing arrogant superiority. Cocky
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AP Junior English Vocabulary: Term 4
Retinue
Mitigated
Paragon
Opulence
A group of advisors or others who accompany an important person
To become milder/less severe
A person or thing that perfectly represents a quality
Wealth or riches/abundance
Retinue
A group of advisors or others who accompany an important person
Mitigated
To become milder/less severe
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AP Junior English Vocabulary Unit 6
Abortive
Bruit
Contumelious
Dictum
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only partia…
to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
rude in speech or behavior; humiliating
a short saying; an authoritative statement
Abortive
failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only partia…
Bruit
to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
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AP Junior English Vocabulary 5 & 6
abeyance
abstemious
circumvent
elude
suspension
restricted to bare necessities
to avoid by going around
to escape from, usually by daring, cleverness, or skill
abeyance
suspension
abstemious
restricted to bare necessities
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AP Junior English Vocabulary 3 & 4
evolve
immutable
inveterate
malleable
To develop or achieve gradually
unchangable
firmly established for a long time; habitual
capable of being shaped or formed
evolve
To develop or achieve gradually
immutable
unchangable
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AP Junior English Vocabulary 7 & 8
accountable
assiduous
default
feckless
responsible
giving constant attention; conscientious
failture to complete a task
ineffective
accountable
responsible
assiduous
giving constant attention; conscientious
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Simsbury Juniors AP English Vocab 2
accost
animadversion
avid
brackish
v. to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challengi…
n. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... synon…
adj. desirous of something to the point of greed; intensely e…
adj. having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink... synonym: sa…
accost
v. to approach and speak to first; to confront in a challengi…
animadversion
n. a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval... synon…
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