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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
enmity
hiatus
tumult
clamour
noun... 1. The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hos…
noun... 1. A break in a certain process, sequence, or series of…
noun... 1. A loud, confused noise, especially one caused by a la…
noun ... 1. A loud and confused noise, especially that of people…
enmity
noun... 1. The state or feeling of being actively opposed or hos…
hiatus
noun... 1. A break in a certain process, sequence, or series of…
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Lord of the Flies: Key Terms
Island
Jungle
Rescue
Society
(n) a small body of land surrounded by ocean.
(n) an area of land covered by tropical plants and trees. Fou…
(v) to save someone from a bad situation.
(n) a large group of people who live in the same territory an…
Island
(n) a small body of land surrounded by ocean.
Jungle
(n) an area of land covered by tropical plants and trees. Fou…
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English Vocabulary/Lord of the Flies
clambering
decorous
hiatus
gesticulated
to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort or dif…
characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, app…
a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series,…
to make or use gestures, especially in an animated or excited…
clambering
to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort or dif…
decorous
characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, app…
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Enmity
Bastion
Hiatus
Tumult
Deep hatred; synonyms: hostility, animosity
Fort; synonyms: stronghold
Break or a long pause; synonyms: pause, suspension
Commotion, chaos, or disorder; synonyms: clamor, racket, turm…
Enmity
Deep hatred; synonyms: hostility, animosity
Bastion
Fort; synonyms: stronghold
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English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies
Furtive
Enmity
Decorous
Stupendous
secretive, slyly (adj.)
hatred, bitterness, ill will, animosity (n)
perfect, proper (adj.)
impressive, remarkable (adj.)
Furtive
secretive, slyly (adj.)
Enmity
hatred, bitterness, ill will, animosity (n)
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Belligerence
Clamor
Generic
Impalpable
An attitude, atmosphere, or disposition distinguished by aggr…
The loud and continued uproar of many human voices; a loud an…
Common to or characteristic of a whole group or class.
Incapable of being felt by the touch.
Belligerence
An attitude, atmosphere, or disposition distinguished by aggr…
Clamor
The loud and continued uproar of many human voices; a loud an…
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English Lord Of The Flies Vocabulary
enmity
decorous
bastion
embullience
(n) deep-seated hatred; state of being an enemy ... hostility,bi…
(adj.) exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct. ... civilized…
(n) a stronghold or fortification... fortification,fortress,rock
(n) zestful or spirited enthusiam... vivacity,liveliness
enmity
(n) deep-seated hatred; state of being an enemy ... hostility,bi…
decorous
(adj.) exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct. ... civilized…
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Efflorescence
Enmity
Decorous
Chorister
Blooming of flowers
Hatred
Proper
Singer in a choir
Efflorescence
Blooming of flowers
Enmity
Hatred
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English Vocabulary, Lord of the Flies
Purge
Furtive
Contrite
Immune
An abrupt or violent removal of a group of people from an org…
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
Feeling or expressing remorse or penitence or affected by gui…
Enclose or confine (someone) against their will.
Purge
An abrupt or violent removal of a group of people from an org…
Furtive
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Impalpable
Detritus
Runnels
Tacitly
Unable to be felt by touch
Water or debris of any kind
Narrow channels in the ground for liquid to flow through
Understood without being openly expressed
Impalpable
Unable to be felt by touch
Detritus
Water or debris of any kind
28 terms
English lord of the flies vocabulary
Microcosm
Effulgence
Furtive
Mortification
A community regarded as a miniature representation of the world
Great brightness radiance
Sly shifty stealthy acting in a secretive manner
Shame humiliation loss of self respect
Microcosm
A community regarded as a miniature representation of the world
Effulgence
Great brightness radiance
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English Vocabulary (Lord of the Flies)
clamber
lagoon
vainly
decorous
to climb quickly and awkwardly, using hands and feet
partly enclosed area of seawater
unsuccessfully
well-mannered
clamber
to climb quickly and awkwardly, using hands and feet
lagoon
partly enclosed area of seawater
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English lord of the flies vocabulary
Interminable
Embroiled
Diffidently
Leviathan
Seemingly without end
Involved in conflict
With hesitation and respect
A teen sea monster defeated by God
Interminable
Seemingly without end
Embroiled
Involved in conflict
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Ebullience
Recrimination
Tumult
Tirade
Zestful or spirited enthusiasm
The act of accusing in return; opposing another charge
Commotion of a great crowd; disorder
A long angry or violent speech; a diatribe
Ebullience
Zestful or spirited enthusiasm
Recrimination
The act of accusing in return; opposing another charge
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Lodgments
Apprehension
Acclaim
Clamor
a place for lodging, a place of rest or deposit (N)
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen…
to salute or hail (V)
a loud and confused noise especially that of people shouting…
Lodgments
a place for lodging, a place of rest or deposit (N)
Apprehension
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen…
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English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
proffer
upheaval
prominent
specious
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
a violent disturbance
having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
deceptively pleasing
proffer
a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
upheaval
a violent disturbance
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English lord of the flies vocabulary
Decorus
Hiatus
Gesticulated
Tirade
In keeping with good taste and propriety
A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
Use gestures, especially dramatic ones, instead of speaking o…
A long, angry speech of criticism or accusation.
Decorus
In keeping with good taste and propriety
Hiatus
A pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process.
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English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
specious (adj)
effulgence (n)
decorous (adj)
interpose (v)
having deceptive attraction or allure; having a false look of…
radiant splendor : brillance
correct and polite in a particular situation; marked by propr…
to place (someone/something) between two of more things/peopl…
specious (adj)
having deceptive attraction or allure; having a false look of…
effulgence (n)
radiant splendor : brillance
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Blatant
Taboo
Sinewy
Malevolently
Adjective. brazenly obvious
Adjective. proscribed by society as improper or unacceptable
Adjective. Tough
Adjective. wishing evil or harm to another or others
Blatant
Adjective. brazenly obvious
Taboo
Adjective. proscribed by society as improper or unacceptable
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English "Lord of the Flies" Vocabulary
Specious
Effulgence
Enmity
Suffusion
appearing to be true but actually false. (adj.)
brightness, luminosity. (noun)
mutual hatred. (noun)
to spread over in the manner of fluid or light. (noun)
Specious
appearing to be true but actually false. (adj.)
Effulgence
brightness, luminosity. (noun)
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
effulgence
enmity
decorous
ebullience
a brilliant radiance
a feeling of hostility
characterized by dignified exhilaration
high spirits, exhilaration
effulgence
a brilliant radiance
enmity
a feeling of hostility
English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Solemnly
Glistening
Strident
Furtive
Formally and dignified
(adj) shining brightly
(adj.) characterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound
Attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
Solemnly
Formally and dignified
Glistening
(adj) shining brightly
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English (Lord of the Flies) Vocabulary
Apex
Assimilating
Bastion
coverts
The highest point
Absorbing
A well-fortified position
Thick underbrush providing cover
Apex
The highest point
Assimilating
Absorbing
English - Lord of The Flies Vocabulary
Clamber
Proffer
Disentangle
Loll
Verb... To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scram…
Noun... An offer... Verb... To offer for acceptance
Verb... To free from entanglement. Clear, extricate, disengage,…
Verb... To move, stand, or recline in a relaxed manner. To sit o…
Clamber
Verb... To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scram…
Proffer
Noun... An offer... Verb... To offer for acceptance
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English: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Apex
Askew
Clamber
Contrite
The highest point of something
Turned or twisted toward one side
Climb awkwardly
Feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
Apex
The highest point of something
Askew
Turned or twisted toward one side
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabularies
Furtive
Pallid
Askew
Pliant
taken; secret;sly
pale
out of line, to one side
adoptable, flexible
Furtive
taken; secret;sly
Pallid
pale
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
contour
melancholy
foliage
effulgence
outline of land
sad or depressed
leaves
great brightness
contour
outline of land
melancholy
sad or depressed
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English Vocabulary (lord of the flies)
Bastion
contrite
corpulence
credulous
A fortification, a stronghold
extremely apologetic, remorseful repentant
state of being very fat
believing on slight evidence, gullible
Bastion
A fortification, a stronghold
contrite
extremely apologetic, remorseful repentant
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English Vocabulary for Lord of the Flies
Indignity
Rebuke
Derisive
Tremulous
an injury to a persons dignity; shame
To express sharp, stern disapproval; turned down
Characterized by expressing mockery; disrespectful
Characterized by trembling, as from fear, nervousness, or wea…
Indignity
an injury to a persons dignity; shame
Rebuke
To express sharp, stern disapproval; turned down
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English vocabulary----Lord of the Flies
Motif
Effulgence
Enmity
Decorous
Noun... A recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a…
Noun... A brilliant radiance; a shining forth.... EX: We can be ___…
Noun... A feeling or condition of hostility; hatred; ill will; a…
Adj.... Characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners…
Motif
Noun... A recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a…
Effulgence
Noun... A brilliant radiance; a shining forth.... EX: We can be ___…
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English Vocabulary "Lord of the Flies"
Clambering
Ambition
Effulgence
Enmity
Climb, move, or get in/out of something in an awkward way
A strong desire to do or to achieve somthing
The quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
A feeling or condition of hostility; hatred
Clambering
Climb, move, or get in/out of something in an awkward way
Ambition
A strong desire to do or to achieve somthing
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister*
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering; Period of prosperity…
Deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy
dignified, proper, and in good taste, like your ____ great-au…
A singer or leader of a choir
efflorescence
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering; Period of prosperity…
enmity
Deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy
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English Vocabulary (Lord of the Flies)
Anarchy
Antagonism
Bravado
Cessation
absence of government
actively expressed dislike
show of courage
a stopping
Anarchy
absence of government
Antagonism
actively expressed dislike
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English vocabulary (lord of the flies)
Interminable
Frenzy
Vulnerable
Impervious
Endless
Wild madness
Unprotected
Impenetrable
Interminable
Endless
Frenzy
Wild madness
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English (Lord of the Flies) Vocabulary
Apex
Assimilating
Bastion
coverts
The highest point
Absorbing
A well-fortified position
Thick underbrush providing cover
Apex
The highest point
Assimilating
Absorbing
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Specious
Effulgence
Precentor
Ebullience
Deceptively beautiful
Radiance, splendor
one who directs the singing of the church choir
Enthusiasm; exuberance
Specious
Deceptively beautiful
Effulgence
Radiance, splendor
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English Vocabulary Lord of the Flies
truculent
hiatus
lamentation
diffident
(adj.) fierce and cruel; aggressive; deadly, destructive; sca…
A gap or interruption in continuity; a break or pause
Expression of regret or sorrow
(adj.) shy, lacking self-confidence; modest, reserved
truculent
(adj.) fierce and cruel; aggressive; deadly, destructive; sca…
hiatus
A gap or interruption in continuity; a break or pause
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Lord of the Flies: Key Terms
Island
Jungle
Rescue
Society
(n) a small body of land surrounded by ocean.
(n) an area of land covered by tropical plants and trees. Fou…
(v) to save someone from a bad situation.
(n) a large group of people who live in the same territory an…
Island
(n) a small body of land surrounded by ocean.
Jungle
(n) an area of land covered by tropical plants and trees. Fou…
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English vocabulary (lorde of the flies)
Brine
Embroiled
Diddle
Fervor
Salt
Involved in conflict
To fool
Intensity
Brine
Salt
Embroiled
Involved in conflict
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English vocabulary for lord of the flies
Batty & crackers
Inscrutable
Seductive
Vicissitudes
Crazy
Impossible to understand
Tempting and attractive
A change of circumstances or fortune, typically one that is u…
Batty & crackers
Crazy
Inscrutable
Impossible to understand
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English vocabulary for Lord of the Flies
Effigy
Truculently
Cynicism
Inscrutable
a likeness or image
...
...
downward slopes
Effigy
a likeness or image
Truculently
...
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Shroyer Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
enmity
decorous
chorister
bastion
Hatred
proper; tasteful; socially correct
A singer or leader of a choir
group formation/fortress; stronghold
enmity
Hatred
decorous
proper; tasteful; socially correct
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English: Lord of the Flies Test
Whose responsibility is it to maintain…
What powers does Jack ascribe to the b…
How does the first boy disappear?... (A)…
Who is the first boy to disappear?... (A…
B
A
D
D
Whose responsibility is it to maintain…
B
What powers does Jack ascribe to the b…
A
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The Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 2
indignant
oppressive
blatant
preposterous
angered at something unjust or wrong
weighing heavily on the senses or spirit
without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious
inviting ridicule
indignant
angered at something unjust or wrong
oppressive
weighing heavily on the senses or spirit
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
articulate
bastion
corpulence
covert
to speak clearly and distinctly
stronghold, fortification
the state of being very fat
secret, concealed
articulate
to speak clearly and distinctly
bastion
stronghold, fortification
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The Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 3
jeer
ludicrous
speculation
improvise
laugh at with contempt and derision
inviting ridicule
continuous contemplation on a subject of deep nature
manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand
jeer
laugh at with contempt and derision
ludicrous
inviting ridicule
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Lord of the Flies Key Quotes
'My auntie told me not to run,' he exp…
...a mildness about his mouth and eyes…
...there was a stillness... about Ralph a…
Jack and Ralph smiled at each other wi…
asthma
devil
conch
liking
'My auntie told me not to run,' he exp…
asthma
...a mildness about his mouth and eyes…
devil
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Enmity
Hiatus
Ebullience
Tumult
Hatred
a break or gap in duration or continuity
enthusiasm
Noisy excitement; an uproar or disturbance.
Enmity
Hatred
Hiatus
a break or gap in duration or continuity
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English Lord of the Flies - Vocabulary 2
Credulous
Dubious
Cynical
Demur
(adj)- Having the willingness to believe
(adj) Doubtful or unsure
(adj) believe the worst of human nature and its motives
(verb) to raise doubts or objections
Credulous
(adj)- Having the willingness to believe
Dubious
(adj) Doubtful or unsure
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English quotes - Lord of the Flies
Sam'n'Eric 1
Sam'n'Eric 2
Sam'n'Eric 3
Sam'n'Eric 4
'lay grinning and panting at Ralph like dogs'
'Then as though they had but one terrified mind between them…
'Sam twisted and the obscene word shot out of him, '-dance?''
'The twin moaned finally and then squealed again.... "He meant h…
Sam'n'Eric 1
'lay grinning and panting at Ralph like dogs'
Sam'n'Eric 2
'Then as though they had but one terrified mind between them…
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