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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
Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Chapter 3
inscrutable
vicissitudes
declivities
tacit
Impossible to understand or interpret
A change of circumstances or fortune, typically one that is u…
a downward slope
understood without being openly expressed
inscrutable
Impossible to understand or interpret
vicissitudes
A change of circumstances or fortune, typically one that is u…
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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…
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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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
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 #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
English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies Part 2
Irk
Lamentation
Perilous
Interminable
irritated, annoyed (v)
weeping, wailing (n)
dangerous, risky (adj.)
endless, never-ending (adj.)
Irk
irritated, annoyed (v)
Lamentation
weeping, wailing (n)
(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
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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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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
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 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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English "Lord of the Flies" Vocabulary List #3
thicket
perpetual
grave
interminable
(n) a thick or dense growth of shrubs, bushes, or small trees…
(adj) continuing or enduring forever; everlasting, lasting an…
(adj) serious, sever, important
(adj) incapable of being terminated; unending, unceasing; inc…
thicket
(n) a thick or dense growth of shrubs, bushes, or small trees…
perpetual
(adj) continuing or enduring forever; everlasting, lasting an…
(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…
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
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 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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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
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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English "Lord of the Flies" Vocabulary List #1
Lagoon
Specious
Contempt
Efflorescence
(n) an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sa…
(adj) apparently good or right, but lacking real merit, decep…
(n) the feeling to belief that someone is worthless or not wo…
(n) a period of flowering, an example of growth and development
Lagoon
(n) an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sa…
Specious
(adj) apparently good or right, but lacking real merit, decep…
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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
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
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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" Vocabulary List #2
Oppressive
Abyss
Pallor
Vicissitude
(adj) burdensome, causing discomfort by being excessive, inte…
(n) a deep, immeasurable space, gulf, or cavity; vast chasm,…
(n) unusual or extreme paleness, as from fear, ill health, or…
(n) continued alternating, changing phases or conditions, in…
Oppressive
(adj) burdensome, causing discomfort by being excessive, inte…
Abyss
(n) a deep, immeasurable space, gulf, or cavity; vast chasm,…
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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 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
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…
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English vocab--> Lord of the Flies
Efflorescence
Enmity
Decorous
Chorister
Blooming of flowers
Deep seated hatred
Exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct
A singer or leader of a choir
Efflorescence
Blooming of flowers
Enmity
Deep seated hatred
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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: 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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English lord of the flies
They try to stick to the rules of thei…
It reminds us that there is savage and…
He is excited and confident that the a…
Grown up. He describes the boys like a…
What happens at the beginning of the book?
What's the significance with the naval officer and the gun?
What's Ralph's first reaction?
How does piggy react?
They try to stick to the rules of thei…
What happens at the beginning of the book?
It reminds us that there is savage and…
What's the significance with the naval officer and the gun?
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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
English Lord of the Flies
How did the boys end up on the jungle…
Describe Ralph's physical features and…
Descibe Piggy's physical features and…
How does Ralph respond to Piggy's prac…
the plane in which they were being transported to safety was…
Ralph is described as being pale with fair hair in the beginn…
Piggy is first described as short and fat. This creates an ob…
He first ignores it and daydreams. But once they found the co…
How did the boys end up on the jungle…
the plane in which they were being transported to safety was…
Describe Ralph's physical features and…
Ralph is described as being pale with fair hair in the beginn…
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
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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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
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
English Vocab For Lord Of The Flies
matins
furtive
pallidly
mortification
morning prayer service... An order for morning worship and devot…
secret, stealthy... (adj.) done slyly or stealthily, sneaky, sec…
without liveliness... deficient in color
Great embarrassment and shame... shame; humiliation; embarrassment
matins
morning prayer service... An order for morning worship and devot…
furtive
secret, stealthy... (adj.) done slyly or stealthily, sneaky, sec…
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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
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
(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…
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 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…
English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies Part 3
Brooding
Serene
Somber
Languorous
revealing deep thought causing sadness, anger or worry
calm, peaceful
having a feeling of deep seriousness and sadness
without interest or spirit
Brooding
revealing deep thought causing sadness, anger or worry
Serene
calm, peaceful
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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
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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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