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Unit 1 Vocab English Honors
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
To corrupt
Able to use both hands equally well
To make larger, increase
Deprived of, made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
To corrupt
Ambidextrous
Able to use both hands equally well
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Honors English Vocab Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to mess up
ability to use both hands
make larger; enlarge
deprived of
adulterate
to mess up
ambidextrous
ability to use both hands
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Honors English Unit 1 Definitions
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
To corrupt
Able to use both hands equally well
To make larger
Deprived of
Adulterate
To corrupt
Ambidextrous
Able to use both hands equally well
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Honors English Vocabulary Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
take to task
make an opening or gap in
an armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band
heedful of potential consequences
admonish
take to task
breach
make an opening or gap in
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Honors English Unit 1 Vocab
Brazen
Calamity
Blithe
Abolish
Adverb; to face boldly
Noun; a great misfortune/disaster
Adjective; merry disposition, cheerful, carefree
Verb; to do away with and put an end to
Brazen
Adverb; to face boldly
Calamity
Noun; a great misfortune/disaster
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Unit 1 English honors vocab
Voice
Syntax
Diction
Infer
Personality in the writing
Order or structure of the sentences
Words you choose
To make an educated guess or assumption
Voice
Personality in the writing
Syntax
Order or structure of the sentences
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honors english vocab unit 1
adage
bonanza
churlish
citadel
Proverb, wise saying
a rich mass of ore in a mine: something valuable
lacking politeness or good manners
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
adage
Proverb, wise saying
bonanza
a rich mass of ore in a mine: something valuable
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Unit 1 Vocab; Honors English
Shakespearean Comedy
Blank Verse
couplet
sonnet
has a happy ending, usually involves marriages between unmarr…
unrhymed poetry written in iambic pentameter, each line has 5…
rhymed pair of lines
lyric poem of 14 lines, written in iambic pentameter,
Shakespearean Comedy
has a happy ending, usually involves marriages between unmarr…
Blank Verse
unrhymed poetry written in iambic pentameter, each line has 5…
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Honors English Vocabulary Unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
bereft
To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
use both hands equally; skillful
to make larger
deprived of
Adulterate
To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Ambidextrous
use both hands equally; skillful
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Vocabulary Unit 1 english honors
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft of
to corrupt
able to use both hands equally
enlarge
deprived of
adulterate
to corrupt
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally
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Unit 1 Honors English Vocabulary
Aquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information, concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... SYNONYMS: expropriate, us…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... SYNONYMS: state, insipid…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... SYNONYM: overw…
Aquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information, concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... SYNONYMS: expropriate, us…
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Honors English unit 1 vocab
Contend
Contentious
Blight
Countenance
-To strive in rivalry; to compete... -To assert; to maintain ear…
Tending to argument or strife
Any cause of impairment, destruction, ruin, or frustration
Appearance, especially the look or expression of the face
Contend
-To strive in rivalry; to compete... -To assert; to maintain ear…
Contentious
Tending to argument or strife
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Honors English unit 1 vocab
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something ;to scikd mildly;to re…
An opening, gap, rupture, rift, a violation or fraction
A bandit, robber,outlaw, highwayman
Careful, cautious
Admonish
To caution or advise against something ;to scikd mildly;to re…
Breach
An opening, gap, rupture, rift, a violation or fraction
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English Honors vocab unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt or make worst by the addition of something of less…
equally skillful with both hands.... deceitful and hypocritical
make larger or increase
deprived of... made unhappy threw a life or death
adulterate
to corrupt or make worst by the addition of something of less…
ambidextrous
equally skillful with both hands.... deceitful and hypocritical
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Unit 1 Honors English Vocabulary
Aquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information, concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... SYNONYMS: expropriate, us…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... SYNONYMS: state, insipid…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... SYNONYM: overw…
Aquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information, concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... SYNONYMS: expropriate, us…
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english honors Vocab unit 1
Abhor
Abrasive
Abstain
Bigot
regard with disgust and hatred
overly aggresive
restrain oneself from doing or enjoying something
a person who is intolerant towards those holding different op…
Abhor
regard with disgust and hatred
Abrasive
overly aggresive
Honors English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
(n) Something helpful added to something else (not essential)…
(n) Male sheep that leads the heard to the slaughterhouse. A…
(v) To howl/scream like a cat)... Whine, wail
(adj.) Wildly fantastic or absurd ... visionary fanciful
Adjunct
(n) Something helpful added to something else (not essential)…
Bellwether
(n) Male sheep that leads the heard to the slaughterhouse. A…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary---English Honors
Short Story
Climax
Theme
Rising Action
Much shorter than a novel and can usually be read in one sitt…
Often called the "turning point," this is the moment when the…
The central idea of a narrative.
Refers to the event in a story that moves the plot along by a…
Short Story
Much shorter than a novel and can usually be read in one sitt…
Climax
Often called the "turning point," this is the moment when the…
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Honors English 2 Unit 1
Benefactor
Didactic
Abase
Balk
A person who gives money or other help to a person or cause
Intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
Behave in a way so as to belittle or degrade (someone)
Hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
Benefactor
A person who gives money or other help to a person or cause
Didactic
Intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
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Unit 1 - English Honors 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
A caution or advise against something
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
a bandit, robber, outlaw
careful, cautious
admonish
A caution or advise against something
breach
an opening, gap, rupture, rift
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honors english 12 unit 1
marry
manifest
valor
malice
truly
shown
courage
hatred
marry
truly
manifest
shown
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Honors English Vocab Unit 1-2
AC, ACR
ALI, ALTR
ANIM
ANTE, ANT
sharp, sour
another
mind, spirit, breath
before
AC, ACR
sharp, sour
ALI, ALTR
another
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Honors English 12 Unit 1
Aberration
Adage
Affront
Alacrity
(N) going against the norm
(N) traditional saying
(N) insult
(N) cheerful readiness
Aberration
(N) going against the norm
Adage
(N) traditional saying
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English III Honors Vocabulary Unit I
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, ap…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; excessive self-indulgence
Approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage
to make milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, ap…
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English I Honors Unit 1
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
Unable to be conquered
Limited in the knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
To establish; to reflect the truth of
Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
Invincible
Unable to be conquered
Provincial
Limited in the knowledge of the world; narrow-minded
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Honors English II Unit 1
plagiarism
cuneiform
archetype
epic poem
- to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as on…
- earliest known writing system (is not a language)... - started…
a recurrent symbol or motif in literature, art, or mythology
a type of classical poem/narrative; used to be popular in the…
plagiarism
- to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as on…
cuneiform
- earliest known writing system (is not a language)... - started…
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Honors English: Unit 1 Antonyms
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
purify, purge, expurgate
clumsy, all thumbs
decrease, diminish
replete, well provided
adulterate
purify, purge, expurgate
ambidextrous
clumsy, all thumbs
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
official approval, the expression of approval -np
to make easier, relieve;to put an end to -np
a combination, union -np
decline, decay; excessive self indulgence -np
approbation
official approval, the expression of approval -np
assuage
to make easier, relieve;to put an end to -np
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English 9 Honors Unit 1
Adjourn
Alien
Comely
Compensate
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
(n) w citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
(adj) having a pleasing appearance
(v) to make up for; to repay for services
Adjourn
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
Alien
(n) w citizen of another country; (adj) foreign, strange
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
berate
bellicose
beguile
bawdy
to scold, rebuke
eager to fight
to influence by trickery
indecent, obscene
berate
to scold, rebuke
bellicose
eager to fight
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Unit 1 honors English 10
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
Unable to conquer
Limited In knowledge of the world; narrow minded
To establish; to reflect the truth of
Supportive; encouraging; helping to bring about
Invincible
Unable to conquer
Provincial
Limited In knowledge of the world; narrow minded
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
(v) To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of le…
(adj) Able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dec…
(v) To make larger; increase
(adj) Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
(v) To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of le…
Ambidextrous
(adj) Able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; dec…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary (English 1 Honors)
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(adj.) careful, caution
Admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
Breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
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Unit 1: English II Honors
Aberration
Belittle
Cache
Dearth
A deaparture from what is normal, usual or expected, typicall…
Make someone or something seem unimportant
a collection of items of the same type stored in a hidden or…
a scarcity or lack of something
Aberration
A deaparture from what is normal, usual or expected, typicall…
Belittle
Make someone or something seem unimportant
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Unit 1 English IV Honors
encomium
coherent
belabor
eschew
a formal expression of praise (noun)
comprehensible, meaningful, holding or sticking together (adj…
to work on excessively, repetitive; to thrash soundly (verb)
to avoid, keep away from (verb)
encomium
a formal expression of praise (noun)
coherent
comprehensible, meaningful, holding or sticking together (adj…
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Unit 1 English 11 Honors
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... Syn: commandeer, usurp, e…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... Syn: stale, insipid... Ant:…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... Syn: overwork
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... Syn: commandeer, usurp, e…
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English 4 honors unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrow gate
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…
Arrow gate
To claim or take without right
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English 4 Honors Unit 1
Admonish
Ravenous
Fervent
Chaste
To caution,advise, or to urge to a duty
Extremely hungry
Having or showing great enthusiasm
Refrian from sexual intercourse, morally pure
Admonish
To caution,advise, or to urge to a duty
Ravenous
Extremely hungry
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(English 9 Honors) Unit 1 Vocabulary Definitions
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
(n.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(adj.) careful, cautious
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
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English 12 Honors Unit 1
voracious
indiscriminate
eminent
steeped
desiring or consuming great quantities
choosing at random without careful selection
of high reputation, outstanding
soaked, drenched, saturated
voracious
desiring or consuming great quantities
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
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English II Honors Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(N.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(V.) to make easier, milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put…
(N.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific reason
(N.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(N.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(V.) to make easier, milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put…
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English 1 Honors- Vocab Unit 1
Phot/Phos
Phosphorescent
Phototropic
Photogenic
Greek ... Phos... Photos... light
Giving off light without heat... adj. Greek(Phos)
Tending to grow or move towards light... adj. Greek(Phos)
Attractive in pictures or photographs... adj. Greek(Photo)
Phot/Phos
Greek ... Phos... Photos... light
Phosphorescent
Giving off light without heat... adj. Greek(Phos)
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Honors English A Unit 1
Epic poems
Descriptive essay needs to contail
Interrogative pronoun
A verb describes
Belong to the narrative genre... Have an elevated style, lofty l…
Intro: Capture interest, introduce the subject, give an impre…
Used to ask a question
An action/state of being
Epic poems
Belong to the narrative genre... Have an elevated style, lofty l…
Descriptive essay needs to contail
Intro: Capture interest, introduce the subject, give an impre…
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English 10 Honors Unit 1
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
chimerical
Something added to something else's helpful or useful but not…
The male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
a harsh or noisy cry; a racket
absurd, wildly fantastic; impossible
Adjunct
Something added to something else's helpful or useful but not…
Bellwether
The male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
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English 9 Honors Unit 1
Bio
Graph,gram
Ante
Mem
Prefix-study of life
suffix-write, written, vivid
Prefix-before (happening before)
Prefix-remember, reminder
Bio
Prefix-study of life
Graph,gram
suffix-write, written, vivid
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Unit 1 Vocabulary Terms English 1 Honors
Adjunct
Admonish
Advocate
Affiliate
a subordinate;an assistant
to warn; to caution
to recommend; a person who supports
a partner or associate; to have a connection to
Adjunct
a subordinate;an assistant
Admonish
to warn; to caution
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Honors English 9 Unit 1 Vocab
abolish
acquire
adapt
admonish
to do away with, put an end to
to get, procure, obtain
to make suitable, agreeable, harmonious
to warn, reprove, advise
abolish
to do away with, put an end to
acquire
to get, procure, obtain
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ENGLISH 1 HONORS UNIT1A
reprieve
emaciated
execute
cruible
the cancellation or postponment of punishment synonyms: pardo…
made extremely thin and weak synonyms:bony, skelatal
to carry out, or accomplish synonyms: achieve, complete
a vessel used for melting materials at high temperatures
reprieve
the cancellation or postponment of punishment synonyms: pardo…
emaciated
made extremely thin and weak synonyms:bony, skelatal
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English 12 Honors Unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
seeking or tending to acquire; greedy
Claim or take presumptuously or without the right to do so
Boring
to go over repeatedly or to an absurd extent
Acquisitive
seeking or tending to acquire; greedy
Arrogate
Claim or take presumptuously or without the right to do so
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Honors English 10 Unit 1
Brandish
Extirpate
Explicit
Accede
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
Definite, clearly stated
To yield to or to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
Extirpate
To tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
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