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English 12 Lord of the Flies Vocab 9-12
corpulent
demented
torrid
exulting
stout
insane
scorching
joyful
corpulent
stout
demented
insane
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Effulgence
Hiatus
Furtive
Mortification
a brilliant radiance
(n.) a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element…
Secret, stealthy
Great embarrassment and shame
Effulgence
a brilliant radiance
Hiatus
(n.) a gap, opening, break (in the sense of having an element…
20 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
lagoon
indignation
conch
tumult
a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair tr…
a tropical marine mollusk with a spiral shell
a loud, confused noise, esp. one caused by a large group of p…
lagoon
a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
indignation
anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair tr…
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English Lord of the Flies Chapters 4-6 Vocabulary
dubious
belligerance
chastisement
impalpable
fraught with uncertainty or doubt
hostile or warlike attitude or nature
a rebuke for making a mistak
not perceptible to the touch
dubious
fraught with uncertainty or doubt
belligerance
hostile or warlike attitude or nature
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H. English 10: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary #3
effigy
lamentation
decorum
inarticulate
representation
weeping, crying
proper manners and good taste
unable to speak clearly or coherently
effigy
representation
lamentation
weeping, crying
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Quiz
Frond
Disinclination
Jabber
Leviathan
compound leaf of a fern or palm or cycad
a certain degree of unwillingness
talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
the largest or most massive thing of its kind
Frond
compound leaf of a fern or palm or cycad
Disinclination
a certain degree of unwillingness
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H. English 10: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary #5
derision
succulent
sauntered
demented
ridicule
juicy
strolled
insane
derision
ridicule
succulent
juicy
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H. English 10: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary #4
leviathan
exulting
brandishing
glowered
a great sea monster
joyful
waving about in a threatening manner
look angrily
leviathan
a great sea monster
exulting
joyful
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Knights Pre-AP English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
abyss (n)
articulate (v)
blunder (v)
cascade (n)
bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
to speak distinctly; expressing oneself clearly
to make a mistake as a result of stupidity or carelessness
a steep waterfall or series of waterfalls, a continuous series
abyss (n)
bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
articulate (v)
to speak distinctly; expressing oneself clearly
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(English) Lord of the Flies Vocabulary: Chapter 3
Abyss
Antagonism
Contrite
Opaque
An immeasurable depth.
Opposition in a psychological action.
Penitent, Repentant.
Blocking the passage of radiant energy and esp light.
Abyss
An immeasurable depth.
Antagonism
Opposition in a psychological action.
45 terms
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
29 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
bastion
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 stronghold or fortification that remains intact.... When the…
efflorescence
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering; Period of prosperity…
enmity
Deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy
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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Chapters 4-6
Dubious
Belligerence
Chastisement
Impalpable
Fraught with uncertainty or doubt
Hostile or warlike attitude or nature
A rebuke for making a mistake
Not perceptible to the touch
Dubious
Fraught with uncertainty or doubt
Belligerence
Hostile or warlike attitude or nature
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English Vocabulary Ch.5-8 Lord of the Flies
Improvisation
Speculation
Effigy
Lamentation
n. Something done or made without preperation
n. Thinking carefully to form a tentative conclusion; guessing
n. Representation or likeness of a person or group
n. Mournful outcry of sorrow or grief
Improvisation
n. Something done or made without preperation
Speculation
n. Thinking carefully to form a tentative conclusion; guessing
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 1
enmity
hiatus
endure
intricate
Deep seated hatred; state of being an enemy
A break or interruption, often from work
To put up with; to survive a hardship
Complex; very complicated or detailed
enmity
Deep seated hatred; state of being an enemy
hiatus
A break or interruption, often from work
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(English) Lord of the Flies: Chapter 1 & 2 Vocabulary
Clamber
Lagoon
Vainly
Interpose
Climb awkwardly or with difficulty; To scramble.
A body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
Unsuccessfully; Without success or avail.
To apply pressure or influence; to meddle; to interfere.
Clamber
Climb awkwardly or with difficulty; To scramble.
Lagoon
A body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 1
clambering
motif
fulcrum
mortification
climbing with difficulty
theme or figure that appears repeatedly
the point where a lever pivots
feeling shamed or humiliated
clambering
climbing with difficulty
motif
theme or figure that appears repeatedly
15 terms
Lord of the Flies vocabulary 1
canopy
detritus
lagoon
vicissitudes
the uppermost trees or branches of the trees in a forest, for…
waste or debris of any kind
a stretch of salt water separated from the sea by a low sandb…
a change of circumstances or fortune, typically one that is u…
canopy
the uppermost trees or branches of the trees in a forest, for…
detritus
waste or debris of any kind
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English: lord of the flies
When the plane lands what is the first…
Who is the main protagonist in The lor…
Who is the symbol of innocance on the…
Who comes up with the idea to gather a…
Meets piggy and finds the conch
Ralph
Simon
Piggy
When the plane lands what is the first…
Meets piggy and finds the conch
Who is the main protagonist in The lor…
Ralph
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Vocabulary List #1 Lord of the Flies ( English 8)
Proffer
Upheaval
Specious
Swathe
(N.) An offer; proposal
(N.) strong or violent change or disturbance
(Adj.) deceptively pleasing
(V.) to wrap, bind, or swaddle
Proffer
(N.) An offer; proposal
Upheaval
(N.) strong or violent change or disturbance
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English Vocab Lord of Flies Vocabulary 1
Terrace
Effulgence
Reluctantly
Asthma
a level paved area or platform next to a building; a patio or…
a brilliant radiance; a shining forth
unwilling; disinclined
a paroxysmal, often allergic disorder of respiration, charact…
Terrace
a level paved area or platform next to a building; a patio or…
Effulgence
a brilliant radiance; a shining forth
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
Furtive
Blatant
Malevolent
Gesticulate
secret and sly or sneaky
completely obvious
wishing or appearing to wish evil to others
to show, express or direct through movement / communicating t…
Furtive
secret and sly or sneaky
Blatant
completely obvious
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English Lord of the Flies Vocab
Heave
Transparency
Impalpable
Incursion
lift or haul (a heavy thing) with great effort.
the condition of being transparent.
unable to be felt by touch.
an invasion or attack, especially a sudden or brief one.
Heave
lift or haul (a heavy thing) with great effort.
Transparency
the condition of being transparent.
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English vocab Lord of the Flies
Pallor
Bastion
Hiatus
Gesticulate
deficiency of color, especially in the face
fortified place
a pause or break in time out from something continuous
to make hand gestures while speaking, as if for emphasis
Pallor
deficiency of color, especially in the face
Bastion
fortified place
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English Lord of the Flies Vocab
apprehension
bastion
clamber
decorous
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen
stronghold; fortress; fortified place
Climb awkwardly or with difficulty, scramble
(adj.) well behaved, dignified, socially proper
apprehension
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen
bastion
stronghold; fortress; fortified place
20 terms
Lord of the Flies vocabulary
enmity
Bastion
ebullience
tumult
(n.) hatred, ill-will
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold
(n)high spirits, exhilaration, exuberance
(n)Noisy excitement; an uproar or disturbance.
enmity
(n.) hatred, ill-will
Bastion
(n.) a fortified place, stronghold
20 terms
English Lord of the Flies Vocab
solemnly
motif
fulcrum
contemptuously
grave, sober, or mirthless
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a liter…
any prop or support
disdain; scornful; disrespectful
solemnly
grave, sober, or mirthless
motif
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a liter…
20 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
irk
incredulous
ecstatic
audible
v. to annoy; to bother
adj. Disbelieving, skeptical, doubtful
adj. extremely happy or excited
adj. able to be heard
irk
v. to annoy; to bother
incredulous
adj. Disbelieving, skeptical, doubtful
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English 10 | Lord of the Flies Unit Vocabulary List
abyss
bastion
covert
credulous
(n) bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
(n) a stronghold
(adj) secret, concealed
(adj) believing on slight evidence, gullible
abyss
(n) bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth
bastion
(n) a stronghold
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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
339 terms
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
12 terms
English lord of the flies
Motif
Specious
Enmity
Embossed
Single or respected design
Mis leading or diseptive
A bad feeling
Raised or lifted
Motif
Single or respected design
Specious
Mis leading or diseptive
20 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
indignant
abyss
lavish
furtive
Feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
A deep and vast space or cavity; anything profound or infinite
extremely generous or extravagant; giving unsparingly
secret, stealthy
indignant
Feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
abyss
A deep and vast space or cavity; anything profound or infinite
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English- Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Chapter 1-6
Upheaval
Promminent
Emmity
Strident
A violent or sudden change or disturbance.
Noticeable; standing out so as to catch the attention.
Hatred; hostility
Unpleasantly loud; harsh in sound
Upheaval
A violent or sudden change or disturbance.
Promminent
Noticeable; standing out so as to catch the attention.
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English Lord Of the Flies Quotes
Ralph shows dominance over Piggy
Ralph shares Power with Jack
Ralph relates Jack to the Lord of the…
Ralph and Piggy blame Jack for their p…
Ralph pushed piggy to one side, "I was chief, and you were go…
Jack and Ralph smiled at each other with shy liking
You're a beast and a swine and a bloody, bloody thief
I don't know Ralph. I expect it's him
Ralph shows dominance over Piggy
Ralph pushed piggy to one side, "I was chief, and you were go…
Ralph shares Power with Jack
Jack and Ralph smiled at each other with shy liking
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English Vocab lord of flies
Enimty
Interpose
Strident
Furtive
A state of deep-seated ill will
Be or come between
Unpleasantly loud and harsh
Secret and sly or sordid
Enimty
A state of deep-seated ill will
Interpose
Be or come between
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english 10: lord of the flies
askew
decorous
effulgence
enmity
out of line
proper
brilliance
ill will
askew
out of line
decorous
proper
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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary #1
enmity
decorous
hiatus
recrimination
hatred
characterized by good conduct; manners
break or interruption
the act of accusing an accuser
enmity
hatred
decorous
characterized by good conduct; manners
15 terms
Acc English I Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Stathakis
incredulous
furtive
pallor
indignation
Disbelieving, skeptical
secret, stealthy
an extreme or unnatural paleness
Anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair tr…
incredulous
Disbelieving, skeptical
furtive
secret, stealthy
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English 10: Lord of the Flies
Fervor... "even the smallest of tasks he…
Sauntered... "Adam sauntered into the room"
Compelled... "a sense of duty compelled H…
Phosphorescence... "the stones overhead g…
Noun. great warmth and intensity of emotion
Verb. To walk at a leisurely pace; stroll
Verb. To force or drive; exert a strong, irresistible force on
Noun: a luminous appearance or radiation
Fervor... "even the smallest of tasks he…
Noun. great warmth and intensity of emotion
Sauntered... "Adam sauntered into the room"
Verb. To walk at a leisurely pace; stroll
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(English) Lord of the Flies Vocabulary: Chapters 1-6
Clamber
Lagoon
Vainly
Interpose
Climb awkwardly or with difficulty; To scramble.
A body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
Unsuccessfully; Without success or avail.
To apply pressure or influence; to meddle; to interfere.
Clamber
Climb awkwardly or with difficulty; To scramble.
Lagoon
A body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand…
339 terms
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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Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 3-4
cessation
inimical
ensconce
tentatively
(noun) A stopping, either final or temporary.
(adj.) unfriendly, hostile; harmful, unfavorable
(v.) to settle comfortably and firmly in position; to put or…
(adv.) Done without confidence; hesitantly.
cessation
(noun) A stopping, either final or temporary.
inimical
(adj.) unfriendly, hostile; harmful, unfavorable
14 terms
english lord of the flies test
plot diagram
exposition
conflict
rising action
Exposition is a literary device used to introduce background…
conflict is a literary element that involves a struggle betwe…
Rising action in a plot is a series of relevant incidents tha…
plot diagram
exposition
Exposition is a literary device used to introduce background…
12 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 2
darkness of skin
with hostility
a aggressive or stubborn attitude
punishment; berating
swarthiness
malevolently
belligerence
chastisement
darkness of skin
swarthiness
with hostility
malevolently
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ENGLISH 8th - Lord of the Flies Voc...
ABYSS
CONTEMPT
COVERT
BASTION
(noun): a dark and bottomless pit.
(noun): the feeling with which a person regards anything cons…
(adj): to be hidden, secretive or sly.
(noun): Fort or wall built in the side of a wall or cliff.
ABYSS
(noun): a dark and bottomless pit.
CONTEMPT
(noun): the feeling with which a person regards anything cons…
40 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
enmity
decorous
bastion
hiatus
deep seated hatred; state of being an enemy
exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct
a stronghold or fortification; similar to a stronghold
a gap or interruption in continuity; a break or pause
enmity
deep seated hatred; state of being an enemy
decorous
exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct
14 terms
English Vocabulary: Lord or the Flies Part 1
Microcosm
Effulgence
Furtive
Mortification
a community regarded as a miniature representation of the wor…
great brightness; radiance (noun)
sly, shifty, stealthy, acting in a secretive manner (adjective)
shame, humiliation, loss of self-respect (mortis in latin=dea…
Microcosm
a community regarded as a miniature representation of the wor…
Effulgence
great brightness; radiance (noun)
36 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
efflorescence
effulgence
decorous
chorister
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering
a brilliant radiance
proper; tasteful; socially correct
a singer in a choir
efflorescence
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering
effulgence
a brilliant radiance
13 terms
English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies Part 2
Lamentation
Incantation
Festoon
Diffident
An outward expression of grief, wailing in grief (n)
The chanting of magical words or a formula to cast a spell (c…
A wreath or garland of flowers, leaves, etc. hanging in a loo…
Lacking confidence in oneself, shy (dis, not + fidere, to tru…
Lamentation
An outward expression of grief, wailing in grief (n)
Incantation
The chanting of magical words or a formula to cast a spell (c…
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