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Pre Ap English 3 Scarlet Letter vocabulary
Inauspicious
Tribunal
Indubitably
Venerable
Not prosperous
A court of forum of justice
Unquestionably
Made sacred especially by religious or historical association
Inauspicious
Not prosperous
Tribunal
A court of forum of justice
20 terms
English 10 - Pre-AP - The Scarlet Letter - Test 1
transgressor
visage
iniquity
rankle
sinner
the face
wickedness
to irritate
transgressor
sinner
visage
the face
10 terms
Chapter 19-24 Vocabulary Pre-AP English The Scarlet Letter
Inured
Vicissitude
Pithy
Effervescence
difficulty, pain
a change or variation occurring in the course of something.
brief, forceful, and meaningful in expression
to show enthusiasm
Inured
difficulty, pain
Vicissitude
a change or variation occurring in the course of something.
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English 10 - Pre-AP - The Scarlet Letter- Test 2
profane
scrupulous
sagacity
vilify
unholy
conscientious
wisdom
to slander
profane
unholy
scrupulous
conscientious
35 terms
Knights 11th AP English The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
demeanor
venerable
ignominy
impropriety
manner; way in which a person conducts themself
worthy of reverence or respect
dishonor; infamy; disgraceful conduct
something improper, incorrect; not appropriate
demeanor
manner; way in which a person conducts themself
venerable
worthy of reverence or respect
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
24 terms
Pre-AP Scarlet Letter Vocab
Abhorrence
Assimilations
Congenial
Contumaciously
to dislike (someone or something) very much
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
agreeable, pleasing in nature or character
stubbornly perverse or rebellious; willfully and obstinately…
Abhorrence
to dislike (someone or something) very much
Assimilations
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
20 terms
Pre-AP English Scarlet Letter Vocab 1
physionomies
sumptuary
ignominious
rankles
face or countenance (expressed by facial features and express…
pertaining to or regulating expenditure, often for religious…
deserving or causing public disgrace or shame
to cause anger, irritation, or bitterness;... (of a wound or sor…
physionomies
face or countenance (expressed by facial features and express…
sumptuary
pertaining to or regulating expenditure, often for religious…
24 terms
English AP (The Scarlet Letter)
Vindicate
Zeal
Affinity
Erudition
Maintain, uphold, defend / clear of accusation, blame, or dou…
a feeling of strong eagerness... "They seldom, it would appear,…
a close connection marked by community of interests... "if he ha…
profound scholarly knowledge... "and monkish ERUDITION, of which…
Vindicate
Maintain, uphold, defend / clear of accusation, blame, or dou…
Zeal
a feeling of strong eagerness... "They seldom, it would appear,…
34 terms
AP English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Romanticism
Narrator
Frame Narrative
Allusion
an artistic movement that occurred in America during the 1800…
the voice through which the author tells the narrative. Often…
a narrative in which an introductory plot provides context fo…
a reference to a well-known text or work of literature, made…
Romanticism
an artistic movement that occurred in America during the 1800…
Narrator
the voice through which the author tells the narrative. Often…
48 terms
The Scarlet Letter // AP English
classic
symbolism
symbols
setting
conveys precisions of style, formality of structure, and, abo…
the practice of using symbols by investing things with a symb…
objects, colors, people, etc., that represent, express, or id…
Boston, Massachusetts; 17th century
classic
conveys precisions of style, formality of structure, and, abo…
symbolism
the practice of using symbols by investing things with a symb…
8 terms
The Scarlet Letter AP English Language Vocabulary
indictment
inveterate
esoteric
replete
a formal charge or accusation for a serious crime
long-established, unlikely to change
intended for or likely to only be understood by a small numbe…
filled, well-supplied with something
indictment
a formal charge or accusation for a serious crime
inveterate
long-established, unlikely to change
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
25 terms
English AP: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Heterogeneous
Eminent
Pervaded
Amenable
of different origins, not of the same kind.... The jungle was f…
distinguished, high in rank or position ... Everyone knew who h…
spread throughout ... The cattle was pervaded on the Great Plai…
responsive, amiable ... The servant was always amenable.
Heterogeneous
of different origins, not of the same kind.... The jungle was f…
Eminent
distinguished, high in rank or position ... Everyone knew who h…
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AP English - "The Scarlet Letter"
edifice
decorous
languid
prolix
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
proper; tasteful; socially correct
(adj.) drooping; without energy, sluggish
Excessively long and wordy (of a person, piece of writing, et…
edifice
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
decorous
proper; tasteful; socially correct
116 terms
pre-ap english 10 scarlet letter questions
what colony is the setting for the nov…
where in the colony does the opening c…
for what 2 "practical necessitates" di…
who is anne hutchinson? how does hawth…
boston
prison door
prison and cemetary
excommunicated from puritan church to rhode island; viewed as…
what colony is the setting for the nov…
boston
where in the colony does the opening c…
prison door
13 terms
Pre Ap English The Scarlet Letter Chapters 1-4
The town of Boston always provides wha…
What bothers Hester the most about bei…
Who does Hester see in the crowd while…
Why is someone sent to jail to aid Hes…
A prison and a cemetary
The puritans remarks about her and constant criticism
Her husband who promised to return to her but never did, Roge…
Because it was ill
The town of Boston always provides wha…
A prison and a cemetary
What bothers Hester the most about bei…
The puritans remarks about her and constant criticism
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Pre Ap English The Scarlet Letter Chapters 5-7
When Hester is freed from the prison,…
Where does Hester live after she is re…
What does Hester provide an example of?
How does Hester support herself?
She chooses not to leave Boston
a small abandoned cabin on a patch of infertile land at the e…
She serves as a walking example of a fallen woman, a cautiona…
Hester remains able to support herself due to her uncommon ta…
When Hester is freed from the prison,…
She chooses not to leave Boston
Where does Hester live after she is re…
a small abandoned cabin on a patch of infertile land at the e…
28 terms
Pre-Ap English The Scarlet Letter Chapters 11-12
Who keeps playing mind games with Dimm…
What does Dimmesdale often regard Chil…
What does Dimmesdale's suffering inspi…
What do Dimmesdale's weaknesses allow…
Chillingworth
distrusting and self loathing, but sense he has no rational b…
Some of his most powerful sermons which focus on the topic of…
human weakness, he addresses the "whole human brotherhood in…
Who keeps playing mind games with Dimm…
Chillingworth
What does Dimmesdale often regard Chil…
distrusting and self loathing, but sense he has no rational b…
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AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
sepulchre
utopia
edifice
physiognomy
a burial vault, a receptacle built for sacred relics
an ideally perfect place, especially in its social, political…
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
the art of judging human character from facial features
sepulchre
a burial vault, a receptacle built for sacred relics
utopia
an ideally perfect place, especially in its social, political…
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary for Ap English 3
Edifice
Iniquity
Repentance
Retribution
A large or massive structure or building.
Lack of fairness or justice.
Regret or sorrow felt for some wrong-doing, along with a dete…
Suitable reward or punishment for good or evil actions
Edifice
A large or massive structure or building.
Iniquity
Lack of fairness or justice.
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
55 terms
The Scarlet Letter AP Vocabulary
Edifice
Anne Hutchinson
Inauspicious
physiognomies
A building of significance usually large and imposing (the co…
A Puritan spiritual leader who was banished from the Massachu…
ill-omened, suggesting a poor future, not conductive to succe…
the facial features of a person
Edifice
A building of significance usually large and imposing (the co…
Anne Hutchinson
A Puritan spiritual leader who was banished from the Massachu…
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AP English: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
edifice... (noun)
inauspicious... (adjective)
physiognomies... (noun)
evanescent... (adjective)
:a large or massive structure, an impressive building... The pl…
:not prosperous... Due to the style of his clothing, the travel…
:the facial features held to show qualities of mind or charac…
:tending to vanish like vapor... The woman had an evanescent qu…
edifice... (noun)
:a large or massive structure, an impressive building... The pl…
inauspicious... (adjective)
:not prosperous... Due to the style of his clothing, the travel…
85 terms
AP English - Scarlet Letter Test
Book was completed in
Based in
Set in which century
Rosebush was not a symbol for
1850
1650
17th
righteousness
Book was completed in
1850
Based in
1650
85 terms
AP English - Scarlet Letter Test
Book was completed in
Based in
Set in which century
Rosebush was not a symbol for
1850
1650
17th
righteousness
Book was completed in
1850
Based in
1650
25 terms
The Scarlet Letter Ap English Vocab
abase
abate
abstruse
abyss
to degrade, to humiliate
to reduce in intensity or amount
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
bottomless hole, vast expanse or depth
abase
to degrade, to humiliate
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
34 terms
Pre-AP English 11: AP Scarlet Letter Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusions
ambivalence
Method of representation in which a person, abstract idea, or…
Repitition of an initial sound in two or more words of a phra…
A reference, usually brief, often casual, occasionally indire…
Uncertainty; having opposed attitudes toward the same person…
allegory
Method of representation in which a person, abstract idea, or…
alliteration
Repitition of an initial sound in two or more words of a phra…
50 terms
The scarlet letter ap English midterm
"Ah but let her cover the mark as she…
"A bodily disease, which we look upon…
"He wore a dark feather in his hat, a…
"...the eldest clergyman of Boston, a…
Hester Prynne
Arthur Dimmesdale
Governor Bellingham
Reverend Wilson
"Ah but let her cover the mark as she…
Hester Prynne
"A bodily disease, which we look upon…
Arthur Dimmesdale
84 terms
AP English 3 [The Scarlet Letter]
T/F? Roger Chillingworth comes to Bost…
T/F? Arthur Dimmesdale pleads with Hes…
T/F? Chillingworth promises Hester tha…
T/F? Mistress Hibbins invites Hester t…
False
True
True
True
T/F? Roger Chillingworth comes to Bost…
False
T/F? Arthur Dimmesdale pleads with Hes…
True
48 terms
AP English Vocal for The Scarlet Letter
Abstruse
Amenable
Appellation
Ascetic
Adj. hard to understand
Adj. ready or willing to answer, act agree or yield
Noun. a name, title, or designation
Noun. a name of a person who dedicates his/her life to the pu…
Abstruse
Adj. hard to understand
Amenable
Adj. ready or willing to answer, act agree or yield
9 terms
Knights 11th AP English The Scarlet Letter Characters
Governor Bellingham
Hester Prynne
Mistress Hibbins
Narrator
hypocritical old man; follows strictly by the rules except in…
bares the fabric letter "A" for adulterer
Bellingham's sister; a witch; goes for rides with the "Black…
surveyor of Salem Custom-House 200 years after the novel; fin…
Governor Bellingham
hypocritical old man; follows strictly by the rules except in…
Hester Prynne
bares the fabric letter "A" for adulterer
30 terms
Ap English Final The Scarlet Letter
Hester tells Pearl that she has met th…
Hester comes to hate Chillingworth.
According to Puritan law, Hester could…
Pearl's name means
...
...
...
...
Hester tells Pearl that she has met th…
...
Hester comes to hate Chillingworth.
...
42 terms
English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Ponderous Definition
Ponderous Sentence
Physiognomy Definition
Physiognomy Sentence
Adjective - Very heavy, unwieldy
The metal balls attached to the prisoner's ankles were design…
Noun - A person's facial features or expression
It was clear from Martha's anxious physiognomy that she was n…
Ponderous Definition
Adjective - Very heavy, unwieldy
Ponderous Sentence
The metal balls attached to the prisoner's ankles were design…
56 terms
AP English: The Scarlet Letter Test
What is Hawthorne's purpose in chapter…
How do irony and symbolism convey his…
What is the purpose in beginning the c…
Why does Hawthorne include dialogue of…
Hawthorne mainly sets the scene and mood of the story. He int…
The jail and the cemetery are the first things that are built…
This reveals to the readers that the people have done the pub…
It characterizes the Puritans and reveals their needs for a s…
What is Hawthorne's purpose in chapter…
Hawthorne mainly sets the scene and mood of the story. He int…
How do irony and symbolism convey his…
The jail and the cemetery are the first things that are built…
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Ch. 1-3 Vocabulary Mrs. George Ap English
Beadle
Contumely
Ignominy
Inauspicious
Parish official that ushers.
Harsh language or treatment.
Deep humiliation or disgrace.
Not suspicious
Beadle
Parish official that ushers.
Contumely
Harsh language or treatment.
43 terms
The Scarlet Letter Test (AP English)
Describe the symbolism Hawthorne uses…
What are two initial "sins" or punishm…
What are the women of New England like…
Why does Hester's baby shy away from t…
Hawthorne describes an ugly, run-down jail that has no beauty…
Adultery and Unbelief in the Puritan way of thinking.
Both ugly on the inside and outside, almost putting Hester on…
Because she was raised in a jail cell, so she was not accusto…
Describe the symbolism Hawthorne uses…
Hawthorne describes an ugly, run-down jail that has no beauty…
What are two initial "sins" or punishm…
Adultery and Unbelief in the Puritan way of thinking.
20 terms
Pre-AP The Scarlet Letter Chapters 4-9
Anathemas
Draught
Efficacy
Expostulation
Curses; denunciations; bad wishes
A drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
Effectiveness; capacity for producing effects
Complaint; earnest protest
Anathemas
Curses; denunciations; bad wishes
Draught
A drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
43 terms
The Scarlet Letter Test (AP English)
Describe the symbolism Hawthorne uses…
What are two initial "sins" or punishm…
*What are the women of New England lik…
Why does Hester's baby shy away from t…
Hawthorne describes an ugly, run-down jail that has no beauty…
Adultery and Unbelief in the Puritan way of thinking.
...
Because she was raised in a jail cell, so she was not accusto…
Describe the symbolism Hawthorne uses…
Hawthorne describes an ugly, run-down jail that has no beauty…
What are two initial "sins" or punishm…
Adultery and Unbelief in the Puritan way of thinking.
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Ch. 4-6 Vocabulary Mrs. George Ap English
Anathemas
Draught
Efficacy
Expostulation
(N) Curses or bad wishes to someone you hate.
(N) A drink or dose.
(N) the ability to produce a desired or intentional result.
(N) the act of complaint or earnest protest.
Anathemas
(N) Curses or bad wishes to someone you hate.
Draught
(N) A drink or dose.
11 terms
AP 11 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
grandeur
grandiloquent
juxtaposition
hyperbole
splendor, impressiveness, awe or majesty
trying too hard to be grandeur/impressive
when two things are placed close together or next to each oth…
literary term for exaggerated statements or claims
grandeur
splendor, impressiveness, awe or majesty
grandiloquent
trying too hard to be grandeur/impressive
36 terms
English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ignominy
countenance
assimilate
subsistence
personal humiliation, disgrace, shame
bearing, demeanor, face, appearance
to enter into, to become absorbed
minimum required to sustain life
ignominy
personal humiliation, disgrace, shame
countenance
bearing, demeanor, face, appearance
34 terms
English III AP Vocabulary Scarlet Letter #1
Utopia
Sepulchre
Ponderous
Edifice
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
A small room or monument, cut in rock or built stone, in whic…
Very heavy;massive.
Building, especially a large imposing one.
Utopia
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is p…
Sepulchre
A small room or monument, cut in rock or built stone, in whic…
20 terms
Vocab List 14- The Scarlet Letter (AP English)
Blight (v.)
Upbraid (v.)
Founder (v.)
Morbid (adj.)
To cause to wither or decay, especially a plant
To reprove sharply; to reproach
To become disabled; to collapse or breakdown
Psychologically unhealthy; preoccupied with unwholesome matters
Blight (v.)
To cause to wither or decay, especially a plant
Upbraid (v.)
To reprove sharply; to reproach
30 terms
English Vocabulary: The Scarlet Letter
edifice
sepulcher
scourge
ignominy
n. a large, usually impressive building
n. a tomb, grave, or burial place
v. causing affliction or calamity
n. disgrace; dishonor; public contempt
edifice
n. a large, usually impressive building
sepulcher
n. a tomb, grave, or burial place
21 terms
AP English scarlet letter
What does the letter "A" symbolize ?
What was the mean change in Hester aft…
What does pearl symbolize ?
What do the woods symbolize ?
The scarlet letters initial symbol changes , and it evolved w…
Hester grew stronger as a person , she had her sin in the ope…
She serves as a reminder of Hester's sin and effects Hester b…
People who struggled the most in society found relief in the…
What does the letter "A" symbolize ?
The scarlet letters initial symbol changes , and it evolved w…
What was the mean change in Hester aft…
Hester grew stronger as a person , she had her sin in the ope…
20 terms
Vocab List 12- The Scarlet Letter (AP English)
Superfluous (adj.)
Repugnance (n.)
Tribunal (n.)
Callous (adj.)
Betond what is required or sufficient; extra
The state of feeling extreme dislike or aversion
A seat or court of justice, one that has the power of determi…
Emotionally hardened; unfeeling
Superfluous (adj.)
Betond what is required or sufficient; extra
Repugnance (n.)
The state of feeling extreme dislike or aversion
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Vocab List 13- The Scarlet Letter (AP English)
Depravity (n.)
Providential (adj.)
Sanctity (n.)
Inimical (adj.)
The state or quality of being corrupted or evil
Of, or relating to, or determined by divine guidance or care
Holiness of life and character; inviolability; the quality of…
Being adverse often by reason or malevolence or hostility
Depravity (n.)
The state or quality of being corrupted or evil
Providential (adj.)
Of, or relating to, or determined by divine guidance or care
25 terms
Ap English Scarlet Letter 101-125
mirth
misanthrope
mollify
oblivion
gladness and merriment usually accompanied by laughter
a hater of mankind
to soothe or appease, to assuage
state of being forgotten
mirth
gladness and merriment usually accompanied by laughter
misanthrope
a hater of mankind
25 terms
AP English Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
impalpable
dank
expiation
defunct
incapable of being felt or touched
cold and damp
the act of making amends for guilt or wrongdoing
dead or inactive; no longer existing
impalpable
incapable of being felt or touched
dank
cold and damp
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