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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 8
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
stinging, bitter in temper or tone
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
dismay, confusion
fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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Unit 8 vocab Honors English
DIC/DICT
Dictate
Malediction
Benediction
To say, to order
To speak aloud so someone can record/copy it; To give an orde…
Recital of words intended to harm; A curse
A blessing
DIC/DICT
To say, to order
Dictate
To speak aloud so someone can record/copy it; To give an orde…
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AP Language & Composition Vocabulary Unit 8
Acrimonious
Bovine
Conducive
Consternation
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(adj.) tending to promote or assist, helpful, favorable
(n.) dismay, confusion
Acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
Bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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Unit 8 - AP Language & Composition
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... synonyms: biting,…
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... synony…
(n.) dismay, confusion... synonyms: shock, amazement, bewilderm…
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body... synonyms: overweight,…
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... synonyms: biting,…
bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... synony…
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Honors English Unit 8
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
a pledge; freedom of doubt, self confidence
an institution for the care of children, elderly people; a pl…
to comfort; the keyboard of an organ; a control panel for an…
to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
a pledge; freedom of doubt, self confidence
asylum
an institution for the care of children, elderly people; a pl…
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UNIT 8 ENGLISH HONORS
ped
impediment
expedient
pedestrian
foot/child
something that gets in the way; obstacle
providing results quickly; practical and effective
lacking excitement; ordinary and dull
ped
foot/child
impediment
something that gets in the way; obstacle
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English 2 Honors Unit 8 Vocabulary Words
Apathy
Apprehensive
Obsolete
Revel
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(adj.) out-of-date, no longer in use
(v.) to take great pleasure in; (n.) a wild celebration
Apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
Apprehensive
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
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English Honors Unit 8
allege
arrant
badinage
conciliate
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation (syn.) claim, co…
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant (syn.)…
(n.) light and playful conversation (syn.) banter, persiflage…
(v.) to overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pacif…
allege
(v.) to assert without proof or confirmation (syn.) claim, co…
arrant
(adj.) thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant (syn.)…
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Honors English Unit 8
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
(n.) strong dislike; dislike bitter hostility... Syn.: antipathy…
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest'... Syn.: indiffere…
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future... Syn.:…
(v.) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of att…
animosity
(n.) strong dislike; dislike bitter hostility... Syn.: antipathy…
apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest'... Syn.: indiffere…
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honors english Unit 8
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
- strong dislike; bitter hostility... The deep __________ betwee…
- a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest... I was horrified whe…
- fearful or anxious, especially about the future... As the hurr…
- to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of attent…
animosity
- strong dislike; bitter hostility... The deep __________ betwee…
apathy
- a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest... I was horrified whe…
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Honors English Unit 8
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
(n) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v) to comfort... (n) the keyboard of an organ; a control panel…
(v) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
(n) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum
(n) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
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Honors English Unit 8
Elan
Dissipate
Disavow
Conducive
an enthusiastic vigor and liveliness, spirit; a flair.
To cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel; to spend foolishly…
to deny responsibility for or connection with.
tending to promote or assist, helpful, favorable.
Elan
an enthusiastic vigor and liveliness, spirit; a flair.
Dissipate
To cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel; to spend foolishly…
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Honors English Unit 8
Allege
Arrant
Badinage
Conciliate
(Verb) To assert without proof or confirmation
(Adj.) Thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
(Noun) Light and playful conversation
(Verb) To overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pac…
Allege
(Verb) To assert without proof or confirmation
Arrant
(Adj.) Thoroughgoing, out-and-out; shameless, blatant
Honors English- Unit 8
Acrimonious
Bovine
Consternation
Corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
Acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
Bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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Honors English Unit 8
ped
vest
corpo/corpu
impediment
foot; child
clothing
body
something that gets in the way of; obstacle
ped
foot; child
vest
clothing
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Honors English unit 8
Animosity
Apathy
Apprehensive
Commend
Strong dislike
A lack of feeling emotion or interest
Fearful or anxious, especially about the future
To praise, express approval; to commit to the care of
Animosity
Strong dislike
Apathy
A lack of feeling emotion or interest
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Honors English Unit 8
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
(n.) strong dislike; dislike bitter hostility... Syn.: antipathy…
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest'... Syn.: indiffere…
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future... Syn.:…
(v.) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of att…
animosity
(n.) strong dislike; dislike bitter hostility... Syn.: antipathy…
apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest'... Syn.: indiffere…
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Honors English unit 8
Askance
Attenuate
Benign
Cavil
Adj- with suspicion, distrust
V- to make thin or slender ; to weaken
Adj- gentle, kind, not malignant
V- to find fault in a petty way ... N- a trivial objection or cr…
Askance
Adj- with suspicion, distrust
Attenuate
V- to make thin or slender ; to weaken
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English Honors Unit 8
Animosity
Apathy
Apprehensive
Commend
Strong dislike
Lack of feeling or emotion
Fearful or anxious
Praise
Animosity
Strong dislike
Apathy
Lack of feeling or emotion
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English honors unit 8
Elan
Dissipate
Disavow
Conducive
Enthusiastic vigor and liveliness, spirit
To cause to dissappear
To deny responsibility
Tending to promote, assist,helpful
Elan
Enthusiastic vigor and liveliness, spirit
Dissipate
To cause to dissappear
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Honors English Unit 8
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self confidence
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v.) to comfort; (n.) the keyboard of an organ; a control pan…
(v.) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self confidence
asylum
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
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Honors English: Unit 8
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... syn: biting, rancor…
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... syn: st…
(n.) dismay, confusion... syn: shock, amazement, bewilderment, d…
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body... syn: overweight, heavy…
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... syn: biting, rancor…
bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... syn: st…
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AP Language & Composition: Unit 8 Root Words
Oligo
Omni
Oper
Ortho
Few, little
All, every
work
Straight, correct
Oligo
Few, little
Omni
All, every
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English II Honors Unit 8 Definitions
sedate
alleged
animosity
retort
(adj) calm, dignified, and unhurried
(adj) (of an incident or a person) said, without proof, to ha…
(n) strong hostility
(v) say something in answer to a remark or accusation, typica…
sedate
(adj) calm, dignified, and unhurried
alleged
(adj) (of an incident or a person) said, without proof, to ha…
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English 2 Honors Vocab Unit 8
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
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Unit 8 Vocabulary Antonyms AP Language & Composition
ad hoc
bane
cantankerous
de facto
(adj.) permanent
blessing
good-natured
de jure
ad hoc
(adj.) permanent
bane
blessing
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7 Honors English Vocabulary Unit 8
acrid
casualty
congested
cope
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste or sm…
n. A person killed or injured in a war or accident.
adj. 1. overcrowded; filled too full. 2)Filled with fluid
v. To manage problems or difficulties successfully.
acrid
adj. Sharp, irritating, or bitter to the sense of taste or sm…
casualty
n. A person killed or injured in a war or accident.
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Unit 8 Vocabulary Definitions AP Language & Composition
aberration
aberration
ad hoc
ad hoc
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
(n.) a lapse from a sound mental state
(adj.) for this specific purpose; improvised
(adv.) with respect to this
aberration
(n.) a departure from what is proper, right, expected, or nor…
aberration
(n.) a lapse from a sound mental state
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English II Honors Unit 8 Stem
sed
leg
anim
tort
sit
read
mind
twist
sed
sit
leg
read
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Unit 8 Vocab- English I Honors
Assurance
Asylum
Console
Dilate
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, insa…
(v) to comfort... (n) the keyboard of an organ, control panel fo…
to make larger or wider; to expand upon
Assurance
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
Asylum
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, insa…
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Unit 8 Vocab- English I Honors
Assurance
Asylum
Console
Dilate
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, insa…
(v) to comfort... (n) the keyboard of an organ, control panel fo…
to make larger or wider; to expand upon
Assurance
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
Asylum
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, insa…
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Honors English 10 Vocab Unit 8
Allege (v)
Arrant (adj)
Badinage(n)
Conciliate (v)
To assert without proof
extreme, shameless, notorious
Light and playful conversation
to overcome; to win over
Allege (v)
To assert without proof
Arrant (adj)
extreme, shameless, notorious
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Unit 8 Vocab Heermans Honors English 10
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
strong hostility
lack of interest, concern or enthusiasm
anxious or fearful that something bad will happen
praise formally and officially
animosity
strong hostility
apathy
lack of interest, concern or enthusiasm
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Unit 8-Honors English
Plac
Complacent
Placebo
Placid
Latin: to please
Adj: Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
N: Something which has a positive mental effect, but not phys…
Adj: Calm; undisturbed
Plac
Latin: to please
Complacent
Adj: Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
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Unit 8 Vocabulary Synonyms AP Language & Composition
aberration
ad hoc
bane
bathos
deviation
(adj.) makeshift
spoiler
mawkishness
aberration
deviation
ad hoc
(adj.) makeshift
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Honors English 2 Roy Unit 8 Vocab
animosity
apathy
apprehensive
commend
(n.) strong dislike, bitter hostility
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
(v.) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of att…
animosity
(n.) strong dislike, bitter hostility
apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
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Honors English Vocab Unit 8
Assurance
Asylum
Console
Dilate
A pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc,…
To comfort; the keyboard of an organ; a control panel for an…
To make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
Assurance
A pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
Asylum
An institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc,…
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Honors English Unit 8 Vocabulary
Abnormal
Capsize
Catastrophe
Decrease(verb)
Not usual, not typical, strange
To turn bottom side up, upset
A large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
To become or make less
Abnormal
Not usual, not typical, strange
Capsize
To turn bottom side up, upset
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Winter Honors English Language and Composition Final
aesthetic
ascetic
efface
morose
(adj.) artistic; having a love of beauty
(adj.) self-denying; austere; rigorously self-disciplined
(v.) to rub or wipe out; obliterate; erase
(adj.) sullenly melancholy; gloomy; ill-humored
aesthetic
(adj.) artistic; having a love of beauty
ascetic
(adj.) self-denying; austere; rigorously self-disciplined
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Honors Language Arts - Vocab (Unit 8)
ambivalent
analogous
audacious
capitulate
having conflicting thoughts
comparable in certain respects
showing disrespect/bravery
surrender
ambivalent
having conflicting thoughts
analogous
comparable in certain respects
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Honors English Unit 8 Vocab
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
an institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc.…
to comfort; the keyboard of an organ; a control panel for an…
to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum
an institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc.…
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Unit 8 Honors 6 English 7
abnormal
capsize
catastrophe
decrease
not usual, not typical, strange
to turn bottom side up, upset
a large-scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
to become or make less; a lessening
abnormal
not usual, not typical, strange
capsize
to turn bottom side up, upset
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Unit 8-Honors English
Plac
Complacent
Placebo
Placid
Latin: to please
Adj: Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
N: Something which has a positive mental effect, but not phys…
Adj: Calm; undisturbed
Plac
Latin: to please
Complacent
Adj: Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or imp…
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Honors English Unit 8 Vocab
Acrimonious
Bovine
Consternation
Corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... synonyms: biting, r…
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... synonym…
(n.) dismay, confusion... synonyms: shock, amazement, bewilderme…
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body... synonyms: overweight,…
Acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone... synonyms: biting, r…
Bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive... synonym…
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Honors English Vocab unit 8
Ped
Vest
Corpo/corpu
Impediment
Foot or child
Clothing
Body
Something that gets in the way of; obstacle
Ped
Foot or child
Vest
Clothing
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Honors English Unit 8 Vocabulary
assurance (n.)
asylum (n.)
console (v.)
console (n.)
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
an institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc;…
to comfort
the keyboard of an organ; a control panel for an electrical o…
assurance (n.)
a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum (n.)
an institution for the care of children, elderly people, etc;…
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honors English vocab unit 8
dic/dict
dictate
malediction
benediction
to say, to order
to speak aloud in order that one's words may be copied or rec…
a recital of words intended to harm; a curse
a blessing
dic/dict
to say, to order
dictate
to speak aloud in order that one's words may be copied or rec…
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Honors English Unit 8 Vocab
sed
leg
anim
tort
sit
Read
Mind
Twist
sed
sit
leg
Read
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Ap language and composition unit 8 vocab
allege (v.)
arrant (adj.)
badinage (n.)
conciliate (v.)
to assert without proof or confirmation
thoroughgoing, out-and out; shameless, blatant
light and playful conversation
to overcome the distrust of, win over; to appease, pacify; to…
allege (v.)
to assert without proof or confirmation
arrant (adj.)
thoroughgoing, out-and out; shameless, blatant
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AP Language and Composition Unit 8 Vocab
ad hoc
depredation
harbinger
de facto
done for a particular purpose only
an act of attacking or plundering
something that announces the approach of another
in fact, regardless of wrong or right
ad hoc
done for a particular purpose only
depredation
an act of attacking or plundering
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