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Honors Junior English Vocabulary
Ambiguous
Obscure
Equivocal
Convoluted
unclear in meaning
not easily understood; indistinct
deliberately ambiguous or misleading
intricate and hard to follow
Ambiguous
unclear in meaning
Obscure
not easily understood; indistinct
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Week 11 Vocabulary Words, Junior English (Honors)
Conscientious (kon[t]-she-EN[T]-shuss)…
Contemptuous (kun-TEM-choo-us)[adj.]
Incessant (in-SESS-int) [adjective]
Languid (LANG-wid) [adj.]
careful; hard-working
treating with scorn
continuing without pause or interruption
tired; weak or faint from illness or fatigue
Conscientious (kon[t]-she-EN[T]-shuss)…
careful; hard-working
Contemptuous (kun-TEM-choo-us)[adj.]
treating with scorn
honors junior english #1
abase
abberation
abhor
abominate
v. to degrade, humiliate, disgrace
n. departure from what is right, true, correct
v. to hate
v. to loathe, to hate
abase
v. to degrade, humiliate, disgrace
abberation
n. departure from what is right, true, correct
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Honors Junior English 3
collaborate
colloquial
compatible
complacent
verb - to work together; to cooperate
adjective - casual; common; conversational; idiomatic
adjective - in an agreement with; harmonious
adjective - content; self satisfied; smug
collaborate
verb - to work together; to cooperate
colloquial
adjective - casual; common; conversational; idiomatic
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Honors Junior English Vocab
Eminent
Firmament
Manifest
Transcend(ent)
(adj)-(of a person) famous or respected within a specific sph…
(noun)-the heavens or the sky, especially when regarded as a…
(adj)-clear or obvious to the eye/mind
(adj)-beyond or above the range of normal or merely physical…
Eminent
(adj)-(of a person) famous or respected within a specific sph…
Firmament
(noun)-the heavens or the sky, especially when regarded as a…
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Week 8 Vocabulary Words, Junior English (Honors)
Sentimental: (sen-ti-MEN-tull), adject…
Imperiled: (im-PAIR-ild), verb
Hypodermic: (hy-puh-DER-mik), adjective
Ostentatiously: (ah-sten-TAY-shuss-lee…
of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia
put into danger by something said or done
of or relating to the region immediately beneath the skin
showing off wealth or affluence with pretentious display
Sentimental: (sen-ti-MEN-tull), adject…
of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia
Imperiled: (im-PAIR-ild), verb
put into danger by something said or done
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Honors Junior English Spring Vocabulary Final
Laconic
Ethereal
Increment
Obsequious
(adj.) concise, using few words... Synonyms: terse, succinct, pi…
(adj.) light, airy, delicate; highly refined; suggesting what…
(n.) an enlargement, increase, addition... Synonyms: accretion,…
(adj.) marked by slavish attentiveness; excessively submissiv…
Laconic
(adj.) concise, using few words... Synonyms: terse, succinct, pi…
Ethereal
(adj.) light, airy, delicate; highly refined; suggesting what…
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Honors Junior English - Quarter 1 Test Review
What is SOAPSTone?
What are the parts of SOAPSTone?
Speaker
Occasion
An acronym. A main way to break down an essay or argument int…
Speaker, occasion, audience, purpose, subject, tone
The person who is speaking or who is relaying the argument
It is the cause or the reason for the speaker to argue a spec…
What is SOAPSTone?
An acronym. A main way to break down an essay or argument int…
What are the parts of SOAPSTone?
Speaker, occasion, audience, purpose, subject, tone
Honors Junior English Exam
Abase
Abhor
Absolve
Accolade
To degrade, humiliate, disgrace
To hate
To forgive
Approving or praising mention
Abase
To degrade, humiliate, disgrace
Abhor
To hate
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Honors Junior English - Semester 1 Final Vocabulary Terms
Affable
Discursive
Prudent
Pontificate
Easy to converse with; friendly
Straying from the topic; rambling
Using good judgement; cautious
To speak in an self-important manner
Affable
Easy to converse with; friendly
Discursive
Straying from the topic; rambling
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Vocabulary lesson 3 Honors Junior English
Auspices
Auspicious
Explicate
Implicate
Support, Guidance, or protection. (Adj.)
Favourable. Marked by Success. (Adv.)
To explain clearly and thoroughly. (noun)
To involve or connect in an incriminating way. (verb)
Auspices
Support, Guidance, or protection. (Adj.)
Auspicious
Favourable. Marked by Success. (Adv.)
Junior Honors English
Characterization
Complication
Dynamic
Epiphany
the process that the writer reveals the personality of a char…
Rising/ Falling action... Most suspenseful part... What's going to…
Character who changes throughout the course of a story as a r…
This moment of realization, when a person sees reality in a n…
Characterization
the process that the writer reveals the personality of a char…
Complication
Rising/ Falling action... Most suspenseful part... What's going to…
Vocabulary List 1 Honors Junior English Montoya
Judicious
Adjudicate
Scrutinize
Pragmatic
showing sound judgement
to hear and judge a case
to examine carefully
concerned with practical outcomes
Judicious
showing sound judgement
Adjudicate
to hear and judge a case
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Honors Junior English Vocabulary List 5
Pedantic
Grandiose
Bombastic
Braggart
showy about knowledge
ridiculously exaggerated; flamboyant
using inflated language; overblown
one who boasts; a showoff
Pedantic
showy about knowledge
Grandiose
ridiculously exaggerated; flamboyant
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Lesson 21/22 vocabulary honors junior English
vogue
faction
assay
tainted
Style; fashion; popularity
A group of people within a larger group, usually causing conf…
an analysis (especially of ore) to determine composition; to…
a trace of something bad or harmful, or contamination or infe…
vogue
Style; fashion; popularity
faction
A group of people within a larger group, usually causing conf…
Honors Junior English Vocabulary Fall 2015
Banal
Pejorative
Nefarious
Decry
(adj.) Hackneyed, trite, commonplace... S: stale, insipid... A: fre…
(adj.) Tending to make worse; expressing disapproval or dispa…
(adj.) Wicked, depraved, devoid of moral standards... S: iniquit…
(v.) To condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
Banal
(adj.) Hackneyed, trite, commonplace... S: stale, insipid... A: fre…
Pejorative
(adj.) Tending to make worse; expressing disapproval or dispa…
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Honors Junior English 2
augment
auspicious
austere
authentic
v - to increase or add to; to make larger
adj - having omens of success; prosperous; favorable, kind
v - harsh; severe; strict
adj - real; genuine; trustworthy
augment
v - to increase or add to; to make larger
auspicious
adj - having omens of success; prosperous; favorable, kind
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Honors Junior English 4
devoid
dichotomy
digress
disavow
adjective - lacking; empty
noun - division of things by pairs
verb - stray from the subject; wander from topic
verb - to deny; to refuse
devoid
adjective - lacking; empty
dichotomy
noun - division of things by pairs
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Honors Junior English 11
Sinuous
Sojourn
Skulk
Solicit
Winding, crooked... A
Temporary stay, visit... N
To move secretly... V
Ask, seek... V
Sinuous
Winding, crooked... A
Sojourn
Temporary stay, visit... N
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Honors Junior English 8
mandatory
manifest
maverick
meander
adj. authoritatively commanded or required
adj. obvious, clear
noun. a person who acts independent of a group
verb. wind on a course, go aimlessly
mandatory
adj. authoritatively commanded or required
manifest
adj. obvious, clear
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honors junior english 6
gibber
gloat
glutton
goad
speak foolishly... be quiet, be silent, speak clearly
brag; glory over... sad; sympathize
overeater... moderation; self control
to arouse or incite... hatred, disgust, dislike
gibber
speak foolishly... be quiet, be silent, speak clearly
gloat
brag; glory over... sad; sympathize
Honors junior english
Altruism
Amiable
congenial
munificent
selflessness
friendly agreeable
friendly pleasant
generous
Altruism
selflessness
Amiable
friendly agreeable
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Junior Honors English Vocab 3
acuity
bastion
consummate
delineate
sharpness of the mind or senses
preserving or protecting some quality or condition
to bring to a state of perfection; to complete
to trace the outline of; describe or outline with precision
acuity
sharpness of the mind or senses
bastion
preserving or protecting some quality or condition
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Honors Junior English Vocab 1
Judicious
Adjudicate
Scrutinize
Pragmatic
Showimg sound judgement
To hear and judge a case
To examine carefully
Concerned with practical outcomes
Judicious
Showimg sound judgement
Adjudicate
To hear and judge a case
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Honors Junior English Vocab 2
Locu/ loqu
Circum
e-, / ex
Loquacious (adj)
Talk
Around
To examine
Very talkative
Locu/ loqu
Talk
Circum
Around
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Honors Junior English #2
augment
auspicious
austere
authentic
to increase or add to
favorable prosperous kind; having omens of sucess
harsh severe
real genuine
augment
to increase or add to
auspicious
favorable prosperous kind; having omens of sucess
Honors Junior English 8
mandatory
manifest
maverick
meander
adj. authoritatively commanded or required
adj. obvious, clear
noun. a person who acts independent of a group
verb. wind on a course, go aimlessly
mandatory
adj. authoritatively commanded or required
manifest
adj. obvious, clear
Honors Junior English
Abase
Abhor
Absolbe
Accolade
To degrade; huniliate; disgrace
To hate
To forgive; to acquit
Approving or praising mention
Abase
To degrade; huniliate; disgrace
Abhor
To hate
honors junior english 7
ineluctable
inept
inert
infamous
adj. not to be avoided or escaped... avoidable, evitable
adj. incompetent, unskilled... able, skilled
adj. without power to move or to resist an opposite force... act…
adj. having a bad reputation; notorious... honorable, moral
ineluctable
adj. not to be avoided or escaped... avoidable, evitable
inept
adj. incompetent, unskilled... able, skilled
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Junior English Honors Vocab
Undermine
Underscore
Malign
Efface
To damage or weaken something
To draw a line under a word for emphasis
To speak badly of
to erase
Undermine
To damage or weaken something
Underscore
To draw a line under a word for emphasis
Honors Junior English-6
Gibber
Gloat
Glutton
Goad
Speak foolishly
Brag; glory over
Overeater
To arouse or incite
Gibber
Speak foolishly
Gloat
Brag; glory over
honors junior english 4
devoid
dichotmoy
digress
disavow
adj. lacking, empty... full, abounding
n. division of things by pairs... community, likeness
v. stray from the subject, wander from topic... focus, stay
v. to deny, refuse... agree, allow
devoid
adj. lacking, empty... full, abounding
dichotmoy
n. division of things by pairs... community, likeness
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Honors Junior English Carver
Banal
Badinage
Brackish
Intransigent
(adj.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
(n.) light and playful conversation
...
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Banal
(adj.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
Badinage
(n.) light and playful conversation
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Honors Junior English 8
vindicate
assuage
mollify
exonerate
to clear from blame
to soothe the anger or pain; to to satisfy a hunger
to soothe the anger of
to clear from accusation
vindicate
to clear from blame
assuage
to soothe the anger or pain; to to satisfy a hunger
Honors Junior English Seminar
chronic
psychosis
reciprocate
invective
continuing or occurring again and again for a long time
a serious mental illness that makes you behave and think that…
to do sth for someone or to someone who has done the same for…
of, relating to, characterized by insult or abuse
chronic
continuing or occurring again and again for a long time
psychosis
a serious mental illness that makes you behave and think that…
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Honors Junior English-6
Gibber
Gloat
Glutton
Goad
Speak foolishly
Brag; glory over
Overeater
To arouse or incite
Gibber
Speak foolishly
Gloat
Brag; glory over
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Honors Junior English-7
Ineluctable
Inept
Inert
Infamous
Not to be avoided or escaped
Incompetent; unskilled
Without power to move or to resist and opposite force
Having a bad reputation
Ineluctable
Not to be avoided or escaped
Inept
Incompetent; unskilled
honors junior english 8
mandatory
manifest
maverick
meander
adj. authoritatively commanded or required... optional, voluntary
adj. obvious, clear... unclear, obscure
n. person who act independent of a group... conformist, conserva…
v. to wind on a course, go aimlessly... conclude, direct
mandatory
adj. authoritatively commanded or required... optional, voluntary
manifest
adj. obvious, clear... unclear, obscure
Honors Junior English Vocab 6
Inept
Inert
Infamous
Ingenuous
Incompetent, unskilled
Without power to move or to resist an opposite force
Having a bad reputation, notorious
Gifted with genius, innate or natural ability
Inept
Incompetent, unskilled
Inert
Without power to move or to resist an opposite force
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Honors Junior English Vocab 3
Ben, bene, bon:
Grat:
Eu:
Vole:
Good
To please, thank
Good
Wish
Ben, bene, bon:
Good
Grat:
To please, thank
honors junior english 3
collaborate
colloquial
compatible
complacent
v. to work together, cooperate... compete, disagree
adj. casual, common, conversational... formal, literary standard
adj. in agreement with, harmonious... clashing, improper
adj. content, self satisfied... concerned, modest
collaborate
v. to work together, cooperate... compete, disagree
colloquial
adj. casual, common, conversational... formal, literary standard
Honors Junior English Vocab 5
Gloat
Glutton
Goad
Grandiose
Bragging
Overeater
To arouse or incite
Extravagant, flamboyant
Gloat
Bragging
Glutton
Overeater
Honors Junior English Vocab 3
Devoid
Digress
Disavow
Discomfit
Lacking, empty
Stray from the subject, wander from topic
To deny, refuse
To overthrow the plans, confuse
Devoid
Lacking, empty
Digress
Stray from the subject, wander from topic
50 terms
Honors Junior English Vocab #3
collaborate
colloquial
compatible
complacent
disagree, part, divorce
correct, standard, formal, stilted
improper, unfitting, unsuitable
unhappy, concerned, unsure
collaborate
disagree, part, divorce
colloquial
correct, standard, formal, stilted
Honors Junior English Vocab 8
Pensive
Peripheral
Permeable
Perpetual
Reflective, contemplative
Marginal, outer
Porous, allowing to pass thru
Enduring for all time
Pensive
Reflective, contemplative
Peripheral
Marginal, outer
Honors Junior English Vocab 7
Mandatory
Manifest
Maverick
Meander
Required
Obvious, clear
Independent
Go aimlessly
Mandatory
Required
Manifest
Obvious, clear
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Junior Honors English vobab 2
Arrogate
Banal
Carping
Cavort
to take without right
obvious, dull
petty, nit-picking
to romp or prance, to make merry
Arrogate
to take without right
Banal
obvious, dull
Honors Junior English Vocab 4
Evoke
Exemplary
Exigent
Exonerate
Call forth, provoke
Serving as an example, outstanding
An urgent occasion
To unload, to release from burden
Evoke
Call forth, provoke
Exemplary
Serving as an example, outstanding
50 terms
Group Three - HONORS Junior English
Collaborate
Colloquial
Compatible
Complacent
To work together; cooperate
Casual; common
In a agreement with
Content; self-satisfied
Collaborate
To work together; cooperate
Colloquial
Casual; common
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Group Four - HONORS Junior English
Devoid
Dichotomy
Digress
Disavow
Empty
Division of things by pairs
Wander from the topic
To deny
Devoid
Empty
Dichotomy
Division of things by pairs
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