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Vocabulary for Enlgish
inexorable (adj)
sublime (adj)
disdain (n)
despondence (n)
impossible to stop or prevent.
of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great a…
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
state of being despondent; depression of spirits from loss of…
inexorable (adj)
impossible to stop or prevent.
sublime (adj)
of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great a…
13 terms
Enlgish Vocabulary
Apparatus
Slaken
Repercussion
Tumultuous
The technical equipment or machinary needed for a particular…
Make or become slack
The recoil of something after impact
Making a loud, confused noise
Apparatus
The technical equipment or machinary needed for a particular…
Slaken
Make or become slack
vocabulary enlgish
conjectures
cynicism
truculent
petulant
the formation or expression of an opinion or theory without s…
idea that people are motivated purely by self interest
eager to quick to argue or fight aggressively defiant
childish or bad tempered
conjectures
the formation or expression of an opinion or theory without s…
cynicism
idea that people are motivated purely by self interest
25 terms
VOCABULARY ENLGISH
get on with
do up
clear up
go on
continue doing something, especially work
repair or decorate a building so that it looks attractive
make a place tidy by removing things from it or putting them…
continue
get on with
continue doing something, especially work
do up
repair or decorate a building so that it looks attractive
Enlgish Vocabulary List
Eerie
Infiltrate
Stealthily
Ridicule
(adj.) causing fear because of strangeness; weird, mysterious
(v.) to pass through or gain entrance to gradually or stealth…
in a secretive or sneaky manner
v. to make fun of
Eerie
(adj.) causing fear because of strangeness; weird, mysterious
Infiltrate
(v.) to pass through or gain entrance to gradually or stealth…
Vocabulary Unit 8: Enlgish
abscond
access
anarchy
ardous
(v.) to run off and hide
(v.) to get at; to obtain
(n.) a lack of government and law
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort
abscond
(v.) to run off and hide
access
(v.) to get at; to obtain
Enlgish Vocabulary For Midterms
Adapt
Adept
Adopt
Macrocosm
To Adjust, Accommodate, Or Modify
Expert Or Proficient
To Embrace, Espouse Or Take By Choice
Entire World Or Universe
Adapt
To Adjust, Accommodate, Or Modify
Adept
Expert Or Proficient
10 terms
Enlgish Vocabulary #3
acute
sagacity
vexed
refrained
sharp, severe, sensitive
intelligence and good judgement
disturbed; annoyed
held back
acute
sharp, severe, sensitive
sagacity
intelligence and good judgement
Vocabulary 9A - Enlgish
aberration
aristocracy
bolster
catharsis
straying; a departure from what is normal
upper class; ruling class
support; prop up
purging of pent-up emotions
aberration
straying; a departure from what is normal
aristocracy
upper class; ruling class
10 terms
enlgish vocabulary list 4
assay
assertion
attrition
audacious
to assess or determine value
claim or declaration
fading or wearing out over time
bold; outrageous
assay
to assess or determine value
assertion
claim or declaration
Enlgish Vocabulary List #1
Palpable
Indolently
Bizarre
Naïve
Able to be touched or felt.
Lazily; idly.
Odd in appearance.
Unsophisticated.
Palpable
Able to be touched or felt.
Indolently
Lazily; idly.
20 terms
Vocabulary #9 AP Enlgish
Accrue
Annotation
Bedlam
Covert
to accumulate over time, happen as natural result
explanatory note or comment
state of uproar, confusion
hidden, purposely kept secret. A hiding place
Accrue
to accumulate over time, happen as natural result
Annotation
explanatory note or comment
9 terms
Vocabulary 16 enlgish LML
Ex
Exhale
Exit
Exclude
Out
To breathe out
To go out
To shut or keep out
Ex
Out
Exhale
To breathe out
Enlgish Vocabulary List 10
Engender definition
Engender synonyms
Engender antonyms
Engender sentence
Verb, to cause or give rise to
Create/produce
Destroy/ruin
The idea for a new volleyball clinic was engendered by a disc…
Engender definition
Verb, to cause or give rise to
Engender synonyms
Create/produce
20 terms
Enlgish Vocabulary List 2
Apprehensive
Artifice
Assuage
Augment
Fearful or anxious , especially about the future
A skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick or skill; tric…
To make easier or milder; to appease or to quiet, to calm; to…
To make larger, increase
Apprehensive
Fearful or anxious , especially about the future
Artifice
A skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick or skill; tric…
20 terms
Enlgish 1 ,vocabulary lesson 4
Civil
To condense
Culpable
Delectable
Adequality polite
To reduce the extent of, to express in fewer words
Deserving the blame for something
Very pleasing
Civil
Adequality polite
To condense
To reduce the extent of, to express in fewer words
32 terms
Vocabulary Business Enlgish 2
prohibition
interdiction
proscription
embargo
(drank)verbod
ontzegging, verbod
veroordeling, verbod
verbod
prohibition
(drank)verbod
interdiction
ontzegging, verbod
Vocabulary 5:PIB Enlgish 9
Dogmatic
elusive
enervate
expedite
emphatic is asserting one's opinion
hard to grasp
to weaken, to lessen the strength of
to make quick and easy; to speed up
Dogmatic
emphatic is asserting one's opinion
elusive
hard to grasp
30 terms
Enlgish IIA Vocabulary List #5
Lesson 13... bombastic
acquiesce
belittle
diffident
using high-sounding language without much meaning; overblown
to give in without protest; comply; assent
to make something seem less worthy or important
lacking self-confidence; timid
Lesson 13... bombastic
using high-sounding language without much meaning; overblown
acquiesce
to give in without protest; comply; assent
18 terms
Enlgish Serial E1 Vocabulary
Mosque
Foundation
Adamant
Staunch
a muslim place of worship
underlying basis or principle for something
resfusing to be persuaded or to change one's mind
loyal and committed in attitude
Mosque
a muslim place of worship
Foundation
underlying basis or principle for something
20 terms
Enlgish 11 H Vocabulary VIII
Afflictions (Noun)
Alcove (Noun)
Beneficence (Noun)
Chamois (Noun)
state of being affected by something
an arched opening (as in a wall)
act of doing good
soft leather made from sheepskin
Afflictions (Noun)
state of being affected by something
Alcove (Noun)
an arched opening (as in a wall)
10 terms
Enlgish Vocabulary Lesson 1 Spelling
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
Percussion
Perennial
Permeate
Persevere
Percussion
Percussion
Perennial
Perennial
47 terms
Enlgish III Roots & Vocabulary Words
ANIM
CAPIT,CIPIT (CEPS)
GRAND
JUR
Mind; feeling; life; heart.
Head
Great
To swear; law
ANIM
Mind; feeling; life; heart.
CAPIT,CIPIT (CEPS)
Head
15 terms
Vocabulary ; Mrs.Hall Enlgish 2 By Anahi Carvajal
Oxymoron
Onomatopoeia
Personification
Pun
a contradicting statement
sound words
giving humans characteristics to a non-human character/thing
play on words joke that plays on different meanings of a word
Oxymoron
a contradicting statement
Onomatopoeia
sound words
Vocabulary List 1 AP Enlgish 11
forte
facade
detest
austere
one's strong point; area of expertise; talent
false front
to hate
severe; strict; stern
forte
one's strong point; area of expertise; talent
facade
false front
12 terms
Unit 2 vocabulary enlgish ll honors
Static
Ecstasy
Stasis
Entity
Having no motion or change
Intense joy or delight
Condition in which there is no change
A being
Static
Having no motion or change
Ecstasy
Intense joy or delight
7 terms
Enlgish Vocabulary List #7 Semester One
Attribute
Contend
disposition
advocate
(n.) a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated w…
(v.) to fight, struggle; to compete; to argue
(n) a person's general or natural mood; tendency
Speak or argue in favor of (verb); a person who pleads for a…
Attribute
(n.) a quality or characteristic belonging to or associated w…
Contend
(v.) to fight, struggle; to compete; to argue
Vocabulary List 6 AP Enlgish 11
ostentatious
gregarious
annihilate
mollify
showy; fancy; gaudy
social; talkative; garrulous
totally destroy; eradicate
appease; calm down; soothe
ostentatious
showy; fancy; gaudy
gregarious
social; talkative; garrulous
Vocabulary set 5, 6 Enlgish 9
Morph
Vest
Bene
Pond
Shape... Some scientists study morphology
Clothes... The boy wore a vest last year.
Good... The job offered good benefits.
Weight... The guy pondered whether to buy a new house or not.
Morph
Shape... Some scientists study morphology
Vest
Clothes... The boy wore a vest last year.
Vocabulary List 5 AP Enlgish 11
stringent
lucrative
exasperated
ostracize
stern; severe; austere
profitable
irritate; annoy
cast out; exclude; banish
stringent
stern; severe; austere
lucrative
profitable
Unit 16 Vocabulary for Enlgish 1 Hon
metabolism
metamorphosis
metaphorical
inalienable
the process through which an organism changes food into energy
change in form; transformation
symbolic rather than literal
not able to be taken away
metabolism
the process through which an organism changes food into energy
metamorphosis
change in form; transformation
17 terms
Kade Enlgish 10 Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Tacit
Capacious
Contentious
Loomed
understood without being openly expressed; implied... "in the de…
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy... "..._________ Gree…
tending to argument or strife; quarrelsome... "...living togethe…
come into view in indistinct and enlarged from... "It had ______…
Tacit
understood without being openly expressed; implied... "in the de…
Capacious
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy... "..._________ Gree…
19 terms
Enlgish II: Vocabulary (9/17/15)
affiliate
atrocious
compassion
composure
unite with
brutal
sympathy
self-control
affiliate
unite with
atrocious
brutal
Unit 6: level E vocabulary workshop Enlgish
Accede
Brandish
Comprise
Deft
To yeild; go assume an office or dignity
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
To include or contain; to be made up of
Skillful, nimble
Accede
To yeild; go assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
8 terms
HCOS Enlgish 10 War of the Worlds Vocabulary
Oblivion
Transient
scenario
barrage
State of being completely forgotten or unknown ; act or proce…
Temporary ; lasting only a short time ; sudden pulse of volta…
outline of plot of a dramatic work, such as scenes characters…
heavy barrier of artillery fire to protect your own advancing…
Oblivion
State of being completely forgotten or unknown ; act or proce…
Transient
Temporary ; lasting only a short time ; sudden pulse of volta…
20 terms
Act III vocabulary (9/30/15) Enlgish III
Abundant
Scorn
Remorseless
Daft
(adj.)... Present in great quantity; well supplied; plentiful
(n.)... Disrespect or despisal of something
(adj.)... Without guilt in spite of wrongdoing; inhuman
(adj.)... Senseless; stupid or foolish; insane or crazy
Abundant
(adj.)... Present in great quantity; well supplied; plentiful
Scorn
(n.)... Disrespect or despisal of something
15 terms
Enlgish
Augment
Bereft
Dour
Fortitude
make something greater; increasing
Deprived or lacking something
relentlessly severe
Courage in pain
Augment
make something greater; increasing
Bereft
Deprived or lacking something
Sophmore Enlgish Vocab
a-
anti-
sym-
gen
away, from; not, without
against, opposite
with, together
cause, birth, race, produce
a-
away, from; not, without
anti-
against, opposite
Sophmore Enlgish Vocab 2
bronch/broncho
gen
gram
phon
throat, airways
cause, birth, race, produce
write, written
sound
bronch/broncho
throat, airways
gen
cause, birth, race, produce
15 terms
Enlgish Set 11
Epistle
Avid
Gadfly
Humility
A letter or literary composition in letter form
Enthusiastic; extremely interested
An irritating and persistent person
Absence of vanity; humbleness
Epistle
A letter or literary composition in letter form
Avid
Enthusiastic; extremely interested
20 terms
Enlgish Vocab Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
v. to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of les…
adj. able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
v. to make larger,
adj, part. deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
v. to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of les…
ambidextrous
adj. able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dece…
20 terms
Enlgish Vocab Candide Set 1
unaffected
incontestability
implicit
eminently
(adj) authentic, sincere
(n) in a way that is not able to be disputed
(adj) with no qualification or question; absolute
(adv) to a notable degree; very
unaffected
(adj) authentic, sincere
incontestability
(n) in a way that is not able to be disputed
10 terms
Enlgish Vocab: L-O
litotes
loose sentence
malapropism
metaphor
understatement which uses a negative to affirm a positive (i…
a sentence where the main idea is presented first and the sub…
a confused use of words in which the appropriate word is repl…
a figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
litotes
understatement which uses a negative to affirm a positive (i…
loose sentence
a sentence where the main idea is presented first and the sub…
Enlgish 3 vocab lesson 11
stoic
obsequious
audacious
irresolute
indifferent to pain
fawning
boldness
undecided
stoic
indifferent to pain
obsequious
fawning
15 terms
Enlgish 10 list 11
aplomb
Assuage
Contemptuous
Contentious
self-confident assurance poise
to soothe; to pacify; to ease the pain of ; to relieve
Scornful; repressing contempt
quarrelsome, disagreeable, belligerent
aplomb
self-confident assurance poise
Assuage
to soothe; to pacify; to ease the pain of ; to relieve
unit 3 vocab for enlgish
verdue
verdant
viridity
candid
fresh and ripe vegetations
green lush with vegetation
lack of experience, innocence
open and sincere
verdue
fresh and ripe vegetations
verdant
green lush with vegetation
10 terms
enlgish vocab 5
fervor
garrulous
heretic
immutable
intense emotion; great warmth of feeling
talkative
a person who upholds religious doctrines contrary to the esta…
never changing
fervor
intense emotion; great warmth of feeling
garrulous
talkative
Enlgish 3B vocab set 1
buoyant (adj)
enervate (v)
incorrigible (adj)
inexorable (adj)
capable of floating
to exhaust
incurable
unyielding
buoyant (adj)
capable of floating
enervate (v)
to exhaust
Unit 7 Enlgish II Vocab
Abhor
Amend
Buffet
Chaos
To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
To change in a formal way; to change for the better
To slap it cuff; to strike repeatedly
Great confusion; disorder
Abhor
To regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
Amend
To change in a formal way; to change for the better
20 terms
Enlgish Vocab 3
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
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