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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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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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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.)
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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 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 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 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 - 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
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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 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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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
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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 #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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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…
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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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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…
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Vocabulary Final Review - Honors Junior English
banal
emulate
germane
intransigent
definition: hackneyed, trite... synonyms: stale, insipid... antonym…
definition: to imitate... synonyms: copy, mimic, measure up to
definition: relevant, appropriate, fitting... synonym: pertinent…
definition: irreconcilable... synonyms: uncompromising, unyieldi…
banal
definition: hackneyed, trite... synonyms: stale, insipid... antonym…
emulate
definition: to imitate... synonyms: copy, mimic, measure up to
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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…
2016 Honors Junior English Gilson Vocabulary 5
gloat
glutton
goad
grandiose
v - brag, glory over
n - overeater
v - to arouse or incite
adj - extravagant, flamboyant
gloat
v - brag, glory over
glutton
n - overeater
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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 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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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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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 10
rationalize
raucous
realm
rebuff
v. to offer reasons for, account for... accuse, evolve
adj. disagreeable to the sense of hearing, harsh... quiet, peace…
n. an area, sphere of activity... estate, sky
n. an abrupt, blunt refusal... welcome, accept
rationalize
v. to offer reasons for, account for... accuse, evolve
raucous
adj. disagreeable to the sense of hearing, harsh... quiet, peace…
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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
...
...
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
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Honors junior english
Altruism
Amiable
congenial
munificent
selflessness
friendly agreeable
friendly pleasant
generous
Altruism
selflessness
Amiable
friendly agreeable
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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 11
sinuous
skulk
sojourn
solicit
adj. winding, crooked... straight, direct
v. to move secretly... appear, broadcast
n. temporary stay, visit... residence
v. ask, seek... grant, refuse
sinuous
adj. winding, crooked... straight, direct
skulk
v. to move secretly... appear, broadcast
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Honors Junior English 5
evoke
exculpate
exemplary
exigent
call forth provoke
to declare or prove guiltless
serving as an example ooutstanding
an urgent occasion
evoke
call forth provoke
exculpate
to declare or prove guiltless
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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
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Honors Junior English 11
Sinuous
Skulk
Sojourn
Solicit
Winding; Crooked
To move secretly
Temporary stay; Visit
...
Sinuous
Winding; Crooked
Skulk
To move secretly
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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 #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
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Honors Junior English 12
trite
truculent
tumid
tumult
adj.... commonplace; overused
adj.... aggressive; eager to fight
adj.... swollen; inflated
n.... great commotion or agitation
trite
adj.... commonplace; overused
truculent
adj.... aggressive; eager to fight
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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 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
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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
50 terms
Honors Junior English 10
Rationalize
Raucous
Realm
Rebuff
To offer reasons for; account for
Disagreeable to the sense of hearing; harsh
An area; sphere of activity
An abrupt, blunt refusal
Rationalize
To offer reasons for; account for
Raucous
Disagreeable to the sense of hearing; harsh
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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
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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
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honors junior english 5
evoke
exculpate
exemplary
exigent
v. call forth, provoke... halt repress
v. to declare or prove guiltless... condemn, accuse, blame
adj. serving as an example, outstanding... bad, incorrect
n. an urgent occasion... casual, easy
evoke
v. call forth, provoke... halt repress
exculpate
v. to declare or prove guiltless... condemn, accuse, blame
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Junior English Honors Midyear
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Zora Neale Hurston
Chinua Achebe
author of Self-Reliance
author of The Scarlet Letter
author of Their Eyes Were Watching God
author of Things Fall Apart
Ralph Waldo Emerson
author of Self-Reliance
Nathaniel Hawthorne
author of The Scarlet Letter
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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
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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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Junior Honors English Vocab 1
nostrum
consign
imminent
minutiae
a cure all... remedy of questionable effectiveness
to give over to another's care... to entrust
about to happen
small or trival details
nostrum
a cure all... remedy of questionable effectiveness
consign
to give over to another's care... to entrust
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Honors Junior English Vocab 12
Trite
Truculent
Tumid
Tumult
Commonplace, overused... A
Aggressive, eager to fight... A
Swollen, inflated... A
Great commotion or agitation... N
Trite
Commonplace, overused... A
Truculent
Aggressive, eager to fight... A
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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 Vocab 3
Ben, bene, bon:
Grat:
Eu:
Vole:
Good
To please, thank
Good
Wish
Ben, bene, bon:
Good
Grat:
To please, thank
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