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Mr. Lettiere's English: Lord of the Flies Chapter 2
Gesticulated
Compelled
Errant
Martyred
to make gestures while speaking
forced or driven; exerting a strong, irresistible force on
straying from the right course or acceptable standards
sacrificed for the sake of principle; constantly suffering
Gesticulated
to make gestures while speaking
Compelled
forced or driven; exerting a strong, irresistible force on
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Mr. Lettiere's English: Lord of the Flies Chapter 1
scar
wacco
wizard
Enmity
a bare rocky place on a mountainside or other steep slope; or…
[Brit. Slang] excellent.
[Brit. Slang] excellent.
the extreme ill will or hatred that exists between enemies.
scar
a bare rocky place on a mountainside or other steep slope; or…
wacco
[Brit. Slang] excellent.
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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: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary 2
Acrid
Bravado
Cascade
Crestfallen
Strong and sharp
A swaggering show of courage
A small waterfall or series of small waterfalls; A sudden dow…
Brought low in spirit
Acrid
Strong and sharp
Bravado
A swaggering show of courage
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English 2: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister
the action or process of developing and unfolding as if comin…
a very deep unfriendly feeling
correct and polite in a particular situation
a singer in a choir
efflorescence
the action or process of developing and unfolding as if comin…
enmity
a very deep unfriendly feeling
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English Lord Of The Flies Vocabulary # 2
Belligerence
Chastisement
Incursion
Myraid
An aggressive, stubborn
Punishment
A breakthrough into enemy territory
Innumerable
Belligerence
An aggressive, stubborn
Chastisement
Punishment
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H. English 10: Lord of the Flies Vocabulary #2
belligerence
chastisement
incursion
myriad
an aggressive, stubborn attitude
punishment (mild in form)
a breakthrough into enemy territory
innumerable
belligerence
an aggressive, stubborn attitude
chastisement
punishment (mild in form)
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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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English Vocabulary: Lord of the Flies list #2
Discounted
Subsided
Chastisement
Impalpable
Ignored or Doubted
sunk to a lower or normal level or became less active
severe punishment or criticism
unable to be felt by; not easily understood
Discounted
Ignored or Doubted
Subsided
sunk to a lower or normal level or became less active
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English vocabulary 2-12 Lord of the flies
Ebullience
Recrimination
Tumult
Tirade
The quality of being cheerful and full of energy
An accusation in response to one from someone else
A loud confused noise especially by a large mass of people
A long angry speech of criticism or accusation
Ebullience
The quality of being cheerful and full of energy
Recrimination
An accusation in response to one from someone else
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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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English Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Quiz #2
Improvisation (n)
speculation (n)
Effigy (n)
lamentation (n)
Something done or made without preparations.... Accommodating t…
Thinking carefully to form a tentative conclusion; guessing... E…
representation or likeness of a person or group... Once a tradi…
mournful outcry of sorrow or grief... After receiving the final…
Improvisation (n)
Something done or made without preparations.... Accommodating t…
speculation (n)
Thinking carefully to form a tentative conclusion; guessing... E…
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Mrs. Kappel's Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Test English 9B
Contemptuously
Implement
Delegate
Inarticulate
Without respect; in a disdainful manner
To put into action; execute
To divide up, edpecially responsibilities
Lacking the ability to express oneself
Contemptuously
Without respect; in a disdainful manner
Implement
To put into action; execute
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English 9 Lord of the Flies Chapter 1 & 2 Vocabulary
scar
wacco
wizard
motif
a bare rocky place on a mountainside or the other steep slope…
excellent
excellent
a single or repeated design or color
scar
a bare rocky place on a mountainside or the other steep slope…
wacco
excellent
English 10- Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Quizlet- Part 2
He __________________ up under his eye…
Piggy gave up the attempt to _________…
Each of them wore the remains of a bla…
Then as the Blue material of the parac…
glowered
rebuke
demure
corpulent
He __________________ up under his eye…
glowered
Piggy gave up the attempt to _________…
rebuke
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English Vocabulary Week 1 (Lord of The Flies Chapters 1+2)
Efflorescence
Enmity
Decorous
Chorister
An example or result of growth and development
A feeling of hatred or ill will
Characterized by dignified conduct or manners
A singer in a choir
Efflorescence
An example or result of growth and development
Enmity
A feeling of hatred or ill will
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English Vocabulary Week 2 (Lord of The Flies Chapters 3-5)
Oppressive
Inscrutable
Vicissitudes
Declivities
Burdensome or unjustly harsh
Incapable of being analyzed, unfathomable
Changes occurring in the course of something
Downward slopes of the ground
Oppressive
Burdensome or unjustly harsh
Inscrutable
Incapable of being analyzed, unfathomable
English 10- Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Quizlet- Part 2
Looked at or stared angrily or sullenly
To criticize sharply; check or repress
Modest and reserved in manner or behav…
Having a large bulky body; obese
glowered
rebuke
demure
corpulent
Looked at or stared angrily or sullenly
glowered
To criticize sharply; check or repress
rebuke
English 2AS Final Review (Lord of the Flies Vocabulary Lists 1 & 2, quote ID, grammar, etc.)
Furtive
Specious
Errant
Officious
Sneaky; secretive; stealthy
Fraudulent; false
Off-course; deviating from the accepted path
Nagging in a harsh, judgmental way
Furtive
Sneaky; secretive; stealthy
Specious
Fraudulent; false
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Lord of the Flies, chapters 1-2 vocabulary
diaphragm
furtive
indignation
immure
the wall of muscle separating the chest and abdominal cavities
sneaky; stealthy
anger that is caused unfairly
to imprison; to build within a wall; to build a wall
diaphragm
the wall of muscle separating the chest and abdominal cavities
furtive
sneaky; stealthy
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Lord of the Flies
Conch Shell
Piggy's Specs
Signal fire
The Beach
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
Symbolic meaning Hope Civilization Examples from the text Ral…
Safety,Openness,Communication
Conch Shell
Symbolic Meaning Authority,Leadership,Order ... Examples from th…
Piggy's Specs
Symbolic Meaning Technology Intellectualism Examples from the…
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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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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: Ch. 2
tumult
gesticulate
spontaneous
errant
(n.) a noisy disturbance
(v.) show, express or direct through movement
(adj.) said or done without having been planned or written in…
(adj.) straying from the right course or from accepted standa…
tumult
(n.) a noisy disturbance
gesticulate
(v.) show, express or direct through movement
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Lord of the Flies - Review
What is the name given to the young bo…
Intelligent boy who is a reader and a…
Who cried for the first two days on th…
Who is the red-haired choir leader?
"littluns"
Piggy
Percival
Jack
What is the name given to the young bo…
"littluns"
Intelligent boy who is a reader and a…
Piggy
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Lord of the Flies Chapters 9-12
corpulent
sauntered
compelled
luminous
excessively fat
to walk at a leisurely pace;stroll
to force or drive; exert a strong, irtesistable force on
emitting light; full of light
corpulent
excessively fat
sauntered
to walk at a leisurely pace;stroll
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Lord of the Flies - Chapter 2
assented
ebullience
errant
gesticulated
consent or approval
enthusiastic; bubbling with excitement
straying from the right course or from accepted standards; ai…
gestured with one's hands
assented
consent or approval
ebullience
enthusiastic; bubbling with excitement
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Lord of the Flies Final Test
the destruction of the conch symbolizes
for Jack the face paint serves what pu…
the first two characters we meet, the…
Piggy's role
the destruction of law and order, peace, and democracry
a mask and represents his change to savagery
Ralph and Piggy
help Ralph maintain order
the destruction of the conch symbolizes
the destruction of law and order, peace, and democracry
for Jack the face paint serves what pu…
a mask and represents his change to savagery
19 terms
Lord of the Flies Chapters 1-4
efflorescence
enmity
decorous
chorister
blooming of flowers, state of flowering
deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy
exhibiting appropriate behavior or conduct
a singer or leader of a choir
efflorescence
blooming of flowers, state of flowering
enmity
deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy
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English 12 Lord of the Flies Vocab Chapters 9 & 10
corpulent
demented
torrid
exulting
stout
insane
scorching
joyful
corpulent
stout
demented
insane
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Lord of the Flies Chapter 1-3
clambering
proffer
effloresence
enmity
climbing awkwardly
offer suggestion
blossoming, flowering
hostility, mutual friend
clambering
climbing awkwardly
proffer
offer suggestion
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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
25 terms
Lord of the Flies
clambering
specious
loomed
vainly
(v.) to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort o…
(adj.) deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real m…
(v.) Appeared in a large or threatening form
(adv.) without success
clambering
(v.) to climb, using both feet and hands; climb with effort o…
specious
(adj.) deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real m…
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Lord of the Flies - Vocabulary Chapters 7 - 9
coverts
crestfallen
glowered
daunting
underbrush providing cover for game
feeling shame or humiliation
looked with annoyance or anger
discouraging; dismaying
coverts
underbrush providing cover for game
crestfallen
feeling shame or humiliation
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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 - Vocabulary Chapters 1 - 3
clambering
proffer
efflorescence
effulgence
climbing awkwardly
offer; suggestion
blossoming; flowering
brilliance; radiant splendor
clambering
climbing awkwardly
proffer
offer; suggestion
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Lord of the Flies Vocab 2
DELIRIOUS
TRUCULENT
CESSATION
DAUNTING
with wild excitement, enthusiasm, etc.
fierce, cruel, aggressively hostile
a stopping or discontinuance
tending to overwhelm or intimidate
DELIRIOUS
with wild excitement, enthusiasm, etc.
TRUCULENT
fierce, cruel, aggressively hostile
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Lord of the Flies: Ch. 4
incursion
involuntarily
blatant
belligerence
(n.) an attack that penetrates into enemy territory
(adv.) against one's will; done without conscious control
(adj.) without any attempt at concealment
(adj.) hostile or warlike attitude or nature
incursion
(n.) an attack that penetrates into enemy territory
involuntarily
(adv.) against one's will; done without conscious control
20 terms
Lord of the Flies- Chapter 1
altered
askew
bastion
clambering
v. changed
adj. out of line
n. a stronghold or fortification
v. awkwardly climbing
altered
v. changed
askew
adj. out of line
10 terms
Lord of the Flies Week 2
reverence
ludicrous
leviathan
glower
great respect for (78)
ridiculous; absurd (78)
sea monster; very large, powerful thing (105)
to have an angry look on one's face; to glare (118)
reverence
great respect for (78)
ludicrous
ridiculous; absurd (78)
20 terms
Lord of the Flies Vocab. Chapters 6-12
tremulously
diffidently
mutinously
crestfallen
adv- nervousness or weakness
adv-lacking confidence
adv-involving revolt against authority
adj-discouraged
tremulously
adv- nervousness or weakness
diffidently
adv-lacking confidence
25 terms
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
35 terms
Lord of the Flies - Chapter 1 & 2
What major characteristics do we get o…
What major characteristics do we get o…
What are the two boys' names?
Why can't Piggy run or swim?
"Fair boy"; good
Fat
Ralph and Piggy
His asthma
What major characteristics do we get o…
"Fair boy"; good
What major characteristics do we get o…
Fat
15 terms
Lord of the Flies Characters
youngest boy; claims that the beast co…
choir leader; tries and fails to take…
unable to speak before a group;fed the…
first to mention beastie; he is never…
Percival
Jack
Simon
Boy with the mulberry birthmark
youngest boy; claims that the beast co…
Percival
choir leader; tries and fails to take…
Jack
10 terms
LOTF Part II Vocab. Ch. 7-10
crestfallen (117)
impervious (121)
enterprise (122)
glowered (127)
discouraged
incapable of being injured
plan for undertaking a project
to stare with dislike or anger
crestfallen (117)
discouraged
impervious (121)
incapable of being injured
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LOTF Part II Vocab. Ch. 11-12
luminous (169)
myopia (169)
sniveling (170)
quavered (174)
reflecting light; shining
narrow minded; near-sighted
to weep or cry
to quiver or tremble when speaking
luminous (169)
reflecting light; shining
myopia (169)
narrow minded; near-sighted
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Lord of the Flies - Ch. 7-8
covert
rueful
impervious
prefect
(n.) a thick bush where animals hide
(adj.) feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offen…
(adj.) not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or en…
(n.) a person appointed to any various positions of authority
covert
(n.) a thick bush where animals hide
rueful
(adj.) feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offen…
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Lord of the Flies: Ch. 3
tendril
oppressive
opaque
gaudy
(n.) slender stemlike structure by which some twining plants…
(adj.) marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior
(adj.) not clear; unable to be seen through
(adj.) tastelessly showy
tendril
(n.) slender stemlike structure by which some twining plants…
oppressive
(adj.) marked by unjust severity or arbitrary behavior
10 terms
Lord of the Flies - Ch. 5-6
apex
derisive
effigy
discursive
(n.) the highest point, tip
(adj.) showing disrespect or scorn ... mocking
(n.) a crude person or figure which represents a hated person…
(adj.) passing aimlessly from one place to another; rambling,…
apex
(n.) the highest point, tip
derisive
(adj.) showing disrespect or scorn ... mocking
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Lord of the Flies - Vocabulary Chapters 10 - 12
assimilating
compelled
luminous
myopia
comprehending; taking in
urged or drove forcefully
emitting steady light
nearsightedness
assimilating
comprehending; taking in
compelled
urged or drove forcefully
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