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English Unit 1 Vocabulary
invincible
extraction
capitulation
makeshift
not able to be defeated, unbeatable
drawn or pulled out
(n.) Surrender; ending resistance
(adj.) flimsy, or temporary, improvised
invincible
not able to be defeated, unbeatable
extraction
drawn or pulled out
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ENGLISH - Vocabulary Unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n) a proverb, wise saying
(n) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pr…
(adj) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity…
(n) fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong o…
adage
(n) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(n) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pr…
English Vocabulary Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
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English 10 Vocabulary Unit 1
abate
abet
abhor
acquit
verb; to lessen in intensity; subside, decrease
verb; to assist or encourage, especially in wrong doing
verb; to detest, loathe, hate strongly
verb; to find not guilty of a fault or crime
abate
verb; to lessen in intensity; subside, decrease
abet
verb; to assist or encourage, especially in wrong doing
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
Sensory Details
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Descriptions that appeal to the five senses: seeing, smelling…
Imaginative language that is not meant to be taken seriously
A figurative comparison of two unlike things using the words…
A figurative comparison of two unlike things when one becomes…
Sensory Details
Descriptions that appeal to the five senses: seeing, smelling…
Figurative Language
Imaginative language that is not meant to be taken seriously
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English 7 Unit 1 Vocabulary
ominous
perilous
solemn
devastating
(adjective) threatening
(adjective) dangerous
(adjective) serious; somber (sad)
(adjective) destructive; overwhelming
ominous
(adjective) threatening
perilous
(adjective) dangerous
English 3 Unit 1 Vocabulary
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
to embarrass and confuse
improvement or enlightenment
misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public offical
capable of being accomplished
discomfit
to embarrass and confuse
edification
improvement or enlightenment
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English 1 Vocabulary Unit 1
Phototropic
Phosphorescent
Photogenic
Lucid
Tending to grow or move towards light
Giving off light without heat
Attractive in pictures or photographs
Easy to understand; clear
Phototropic
Tending to grow or move towards light
Phosphorescent
Giving off light without heat
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SpringBoard Unit 1 Vocabulary (English 12)
perception
perspective
scenario
marginalize
the way a person interprets or views something (what we see)
a viewpoint from which a person views something (why we see)
an outline of events or a hypothetical situation
to confine a person or group of people to a lower or outer li…
perception
the way a person interprets or views something (what we see)
perspective
a viewpoint from which a person views something (why we see)
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English II Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
Climax
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Introduces the central conflict
All the events leading up to the climax
The highest point of interest
Exposition
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Inciting Incident
Introduces the central conflict
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English 2 Unit 1 Think Again Vocabulary
belief
escape
evidence
experiment
noun... A _____ is something you think is true. ... Example: Differ…
verb... To _____ is to get free.... Example: If you are in danger,…
noun... _____ consists of clues or proof that something is true.…
noun... An _____ is a test or a trial. ... Example: Scientists do _…
belief
noun... A _____ is something you think is true. ... Example: Differ…
escape
verb... To _____ is to get free.... Example: If you are in danger,…
Elements of Fiction Vocabulary (English 1- Unit 1)
Plot
Setting
Theme
Point of view
a series of events or what happens in the story
where and when the story takes place (geographical, regional,…
main idea (the theme is not a situation in the story, but a s…
who tells the story
Plot
a series of events or what happens in the story
Setting
where and when the story takes place (geographical, regional,…
English Vocabulary Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace
(v.) to work on excessively, to thrash soundly
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right
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Unit 1 Vocabulary ~English
Strategize
Inference
Denotation
Connotation
Planning the actions one will take to complete a task.
A conclusion about ideas or information not directly stated.
The literal definition of a word.
The associations and emotional overtones attached to a word b…
Strategize
Planning the actions one will take to complete a task.
Inference
A conclusion about ideas or information not directly stated.
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English Vocabulary - Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution
an opening, gap, a violation
a robber or outlaw
Cautious
admonish
to caution
breach
an opening, gap, a violation
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English 1: Unit 1 Vocabulary
evaluate
context clue
denotation
irony
make judgments based on criteria and standards
the part of a sentence surrounding a word that is used to det…
the dictionary definition of a word
when the opposite of what is expected happens
evaluate
make judgments based on criteria and standards
context clue
the part of a sentence surrounding a word that is used to det…
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
Oppose
Obnoxious
Obstreperous
Oppressive
Hinder;resist;challenge
Objectionable;offensive, extremely annoying
Strident;noisy;clamorous
Burdensome;causing discomfort and misery
Oppose
Hinder;resist;challenge
Obnoxious
Objectionable;offensive, extremely annoying
Unit 1 English Vocabulary
Progenitor
Modification
Indigenous
Vitality
NOUN... A direct ancestor.
NOUN... A change.
VERB... Living or growing naturally in on place.
NOUN ... Strength... The Ability to survive.
Progenitor
NOUN... A direct ancestor.
Modification
NOUN... A change.
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) to make larger, increase
(adj.,part) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to caution or advise against something; scold mildly
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
a bandit, robber, outlaw
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something; scold mildly
Breach
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval 0f favorable opinion, praise;…
( v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to p…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval 0f favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
( v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to p…
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Freshman English Vocabulary Unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
Verb - to caution or advise against something; to scold mildl…
Noun - an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infract…
Noun - a bandit, robber, outlaw, highway man... Ancient caravan…
Adjective - careful, cautious... It is important for a diplomat…
Admonish
Verb - to caution or advise against something; to scold mildl…
Breach
Noun - an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infract…
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Vocabulary: Unit 1 - English
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something: scold mildly :to remi…
n: an opening, gap, rupture v: to create an opening
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
admonish
to caution or advise against something: scold mildly :to remi…
breach
n: an opening, gap, rupture v: to create an opening
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Vocabulary: UNIT 1 (English 9B) - Definitions
deadlock
debris
diffuse
dilemma
a state in which progress is impossible; a standstill
the remains of anything broken down or destroyed; wreckage
to spread or scatter freely or widely
a difficult or perplexing situation or problem
deadlock
a state in which progress is impossible; a standstill
debris
the remains of anything broken down or destroyed; wreckage
English - Vocabulary Unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To scold, to warn
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(adj.) careful, cautious
Admonish
To scold, to warn
Breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
admonish
breech
brigand
circumspect
to caution or advise against something
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
admonish
to caution or advise against something
breech
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
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English vocabulary unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(Nouns) a proverb, wise saying
(noun) a rich mass of are in a mine;something very valuable,…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(noun) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any str…
adage
(Nouns) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(noun) a rich mass of are in a mine;something very valuable,…
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English 12 Unit 1 Vocabulary
Cogent
Exigent
Assay
Intransigent
Convincing
Urgent
To test/analyze
Stubborn
Cogent
Convincing
Exigent
Urgent
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English Vocabulary Unit 1
Adulterate
Augment
Deploy
Fortitude
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
to make larger, increase
to position or arrange; to utilize; to form up
courage in facing difficulties
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Augment
to make larger, increase
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English 3 Vocabulary Unit 1
benediction
benefaction
benefactor
beneficiary
(noun) a blessing or the act of blessing; an invocation of di…
(noun) any kind of charitable gift or deed
(noun) one who gives financial or other aid
(noun) a person designated as the recipient of funds or other…
benediction
(noun) a blessing or the act of blessing; an invocation of di…
benefaction
(noun) any kind of charitable gift or deed
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English 9 Unit 1 Vocabulary
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to caution or advise against something' to scold mildly; to r…
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something' to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
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English I Vocabulary Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(verb) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
(adjective) able to use both hands equally well, very skillfu…
(verb) to make larger, increase... SYN: enlarge, supplement, amp…
(adjective) deprived of, made unhappy through a loss... SYN: ber…
adulterate
(verb) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of…
ambidextrous
(adjective) able to use both hands equally well, very skillfu…
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English 4 Unit 1 Vocabulary
assertion
cohesive
eloquence
implication
(noun) a declaration or statement or claim
(adjective) the condition of sticking together
(noun) the ability to speak vividly or persuasively... *the way…
(noun) the act of suggesting or hinting
assertion
(noun) a declaration or statement or claim
cohesive
(adjective) the condition of sticking together
English IV Vocabulary Unit 1
acquisitive
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
concerned with acquiring wealth or property
able to retain ideas or information
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, stale
acquisitive
concerned with acquiring wealth or property
acquisitive
able to retain ideas or information
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ENGLISH - Vocabulary Unit 1
adjacent
alight
barren
disrupt
(adj) near, next to, adjoining
(v) to get down from, step down from, to come down from the a…
(adj) not productive, bare
(v) to break up, disturb
adjacent
(adj) near, next to, adjoining
alight
(v) to get down from, step down from, to come down from the a…
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Honors English Unit 1 Vocabulary
abjure
belie
chicanery
deleterious
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief
be in contradiction with
the use of tricks to deceive someone; usually harmless, at le…
harmful to living things
abjure
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief
belie
be in contradiction with
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Vocabulary Unit 1 English 9
drone
imprudent
malicious
misanthropic
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
unwise, not careful
Intended to hurt or harm
adj. hating mankind
drone
talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
imprudent
unwise, not careful
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English 11B Of Mice & Men Unit 1 Vocabulary
mottled
recumbent
morosely
droned
to mark with spots or blotches of different shades or colors.
lying down, especially in a position of comfort or rest
sullenly melancholy
to make a continued, low, dull humming sound
mottled
to mark with spots or blotches of different shades or colors.
recumbent
lying down, especially in a position of comfort or rest
English 1: Unit 1 Vocab
Morose
Pantomime
Reprehensible
Contorted
Gloomily or sullenly
A gesture without speech
Very bad, deserving of punishment or criticism
To twist or bend out of a normal shape
Morose
Gloomily or sullenly
Pantomime
A gesture without speech
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Kaut English 2 Unit 1 Vocabulary
adieu
advent
apex
assimilate
Farewell
an arrival
the highest point
to absorb full or make one's own
adieu
Farewell
advent
an arrival
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ENGLISH: Unit 1 Vocabulary
Comprise
Anecdote
Annotate
Paraphrase
To consist of; to be made up of
A short &amusing story about a real incident or person
To add notes to a text/diagram giving explanation or commentary
To reword something written or spoken by someone else
Comprise
To consist of; to be made up of
Anecdote
A short &amusing story about a real incident or person
ENGLISH 10- UNIT 1: VOCABULARY
peasant
bufalo
get up
cup of tea
farmer
an animal a peasant uses to work in the field
I often... at 6 o'clock in the morning.
Please drink..... with me before going to work
peasant
farmer
bufalo
an animal a peasant uses to work in the field
English vocabulary unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make worse (by the addition of something of lesse…
able to use both hands equally well (; very skillful; deceitf…
to make larger, increase ... (many couples have to _________ th…
Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss ... (Individuals who l…
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse (by the addition of something of lesse…
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well (; very skillful; deceitf…
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English 10 unit 1
buffalo
go off
transplant
peasant
/ˈbʌfələʊ/
to explode
/trænsˈplɑːnt/... to transfer from one body to another; to uproo…
/ˈpeznt/... A farmer, working for a nobleman on land that noble…
buffalo
/ˈbʌfələʊ/
go off
to explode
20 terms
8th English Unit 1 Vocabulary
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
(n) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pr…
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivit…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(n) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, pr…
English Unit 1 Vocabulary
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
proverb, wise saying
rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, profitab…
lacking politeness or good manners
fortres that overlooks and protects a city
adage
proverb, wise saying
bonanza
rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, profitab…
20 terms
English Unit 1 Vocabulary
admonish
cumbersome
efface
relinquish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use
erase (a mark) from a surface
voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up
admonish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
cumbersome
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry or use
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Vocabulary Level G Unit 1 DC English
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
arrogate
to claim or take without right
English Vocabulary Unit 1
Abate
abate used in classic literature
Adroit
adroit used in classic literature
(verb)... 1.To reduce in amount, degree, or intensity, or to les…
"Helen regarded me, probably with surprise: I could not now _…
(adj)... Describing something/someone with quick and skillful in…
"Twenty times she seemed almost to be submerged by these moun…
Abate
(verb)... 1.To reduce in amount, degree, or intensity, or to les…
abate used in classic literature
"Helen regarded me, probably with surprise: I could not now _…
Vocabulary of unit 1 English 10
keyboard
mouse
speakers
CD Roms
/ˈkiː.bɔːd/the set of keys on a computer or typewriter that y…
/maʊs/a small mammal with short fur, a pointed face, and a lo…
/ˈspiː.kər/a person who gives a speech at a public event:
/ˌsiː.diːˈrɒm/abbreviation for compact disc read-only memory:…
keyboard
/ˈkiː.bɔːd/the set of keys on a computer or typewriter that y…
mouse
/maʊs/a small mammal with short fur, a pointed face, and a lo…
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