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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 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 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 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 12 Unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
able to get information
to claim without right
commonplace
overwork
Acquisitive
able to get information
Arrogate
to claim without right
Unit 1: Honors English 12
AG, ACT
CIT
TURB
ALACR
to drive, do
to stir up, rouse
disturb
lively
AG, ACT
to drive, do
CIT
to stir up, rouse
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Honors English 12 Unit 1
adjunct
bellwether
caterwaul
chimerical
something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; a harsh or noisy c…
absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
adjunct
something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
bellwether
the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
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Unit 1 Vocab-Honors English 12
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Archetypal Literary Elements
is a literary work with two or more levels of meaning. A lite…
is the repetition of initial consonant sounds in accented syl…
is a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary…
are patterns in literature found around the world.
Allegory
is a literary work with two or more levels of meaning. A lite…
Alliteration
is the repetition of initial consonant sounds in accented syl…
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Honors 12 English Vocabulary Unit 1
Acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
adj... able to retain ideas or information concerned with acquir…
v... to claim or take without right
adj... hackneyed trite commonplace
v... to work on excessively to thrash soundly
Acquisitive
adj... able to retain ideas or information concerned with acquir…
arrogate
v... to claim or take without right
English 12 Honors Unit 1 Vocab
Circumspect
Elucidate
Improvise
Invidious
Careful; mindful of rules and consequences
To make clear by explaining
To create without any forethought or preperation
Hateful or spiteful
Circumspect
Careful; mindful of rules and consequences
Elucidate
To make clear by explaining
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Vocab Unit 1 - Honors English 12
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
Add on
Leader
Harsh noise
Impossible
Adjunct
Add on
Bellwether
Leader
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Unit 1 honors english 12 vocab
acquisitive
arrogant
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…
arrogant
to claim or take without right
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English 12 Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary Words
cognate
derivative
diminutive
inflection
from the same original word or root
originating from, based on, or influenced by
indicating a small size
a change in the form of a word (typically the ending) to expr…
cognate
from the same original word or root
derivative
originating from, based on, or influenced by
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Mrs. Burns English 12 Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary
allegory
alliteration
archetype
assonance
a literary work with two or more levels of meaning (literal a…
repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close to one…
a pattern that appears in literature and is repeated througho…
repetition of similar vowel sounds followed by different cons…
allegory
a literary work with two or more levels of meaning (literal a…
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close to one…
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English II Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
Climax
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Introduces the central conflict
All the events leading up to the climax
The highest point of interest
Exposition
An introduction to the setting, characters, and basic situati…
Inciting Incident
Introduces the central conflict
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Unit 1 English 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 S connection to
Adjunct
A subordinate: an assistant
Admonish
To warn: to caution
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Honors English Unit 1 Vocabulary
abjure
belie
chicanery
deleterious
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief
be in contradiction with
the use of tricks to deceive someone
harmful to living things
abjure
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief
belie
be in contradiction with
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English 3 Honors - Unit 1
analyze
connotative
denotative
figurative
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or struct…
a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing whic…
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
departing from a literal use of words; metaphorical.
analyze
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or struct…
connotative
a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing whic…
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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 1 Honors Unit 1A
Reprieve
Emaciated
Execute
Decisive
Def: (noun.) The cancellation or postponement of punishment.…
Def: (Adj.) Made extremely thin and weak. ... Sentence: "A poor…
Def: (verb.) To carry out , or accomplish ... Sentence: "It gave…
Def: (Adj.) Final or concluding... Sentence: "Today, they will d…
Reprieve
Def: (noun.) The cancellation or postponement of punishment.…
Emaciated
Def: (Adj.) Made extremely thin and weak. ... Sentence: "A poor…
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Honors English 9 Unit 1
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
unable to be conquered
Limited in 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 knowledge of the world; narrow minded
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Honors English Vocab Unit 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an open…
A bandit
Careful; cautious
Admonish
To caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap; a violation or infraction; to create an open…
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English 9 Honors Vocab. Unit 1
benevolence
exemplary
reputable
gentility
(n.) goodwill, act of kindness
(adj.) worthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
(adj.) held in esteem, respectable
(n.) refinement, politeness; OR referring to members of the u…
benevolence
(n.) goodwill, act of kindness
exemplary
(adj.) worthy of imitation, commendable; serving as a model
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Unit 1 Honors English
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
(V.)To caution or advise against something;to scold mildly; t…
(N.)An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction…
(N.) a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
(Adj.)Careful, cautious
Admonish
(V.)To caution or advise against something;to scold mildly; t…
Breach
(N.)An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction…
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Honors English Unit 1
Bell
Antebellum
Bellicose
Belligerence
war
existing before war, especially before American Civil War
warlike, aggressive, quarrelsome
aggressiveness, combativeness
Bell
war
Antebellum
existing before war, especially before American Civil War
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Honors English-Unit 1
disarming
imprudent
prolonged
unruffled
removing or lessening suspicions or fears
unwise
extended
calm; not disturbed
disarming
removing or lessening suspicions or fears
imprudent
unwise
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English Honors Unit 1
Intercede
Hackneyed
Approbation
Innuendo
To plead on the behalf of someone else; to serve as a third p…
Use so often as to lack freshness or originality
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
A hint, indirect suggestion, or reference (often in a derogat…
Intercede
To plead on the behalf of someone else; to serve as a third p…
Hackneyed
Use so often as to lack freshness or originality
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English Honors Unit 1 Vocabulary
Disparate
Discordant
Pluralistic
Interwoven
essentially different in kind
unrelated; out of place
having multiple parts or aspects
intermingled; combined
Disparate
essentially different in kind
Discordant
unrelated; out of place
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Unit 1 Vocab Honors English
Approbation
Assuage ... Her eyes told me that more th…
Coalition... The various community organi…
Decadence... (some viewed her love of cho…
(sanction/disapproval)
(mitigate/intensify)
(alliance/splinter group)
(degeneration/rise)
Approbation
(sanction/disapproval)
Assuage ... Her eyes told me that more th…
(mitigate/intensify)
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English Honors, Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
Praise
To make easier
Unite for some specific purpose
Decline, decay, deterioration
Approbation
Praise
Assuage
To make easier
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Honors English Unit 1
Vinc/Vinct
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Latin: To Conquer
Adj. Unable To be conquered
Adj. Limited in Knowledge of the world
V. To establish; To reflect the truth of
Vinc/Vinct
Latin: To Conquer
Invincible
Adj. Unable To be conquered
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Honors English Unit 1
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
He adulterated his milk with water
Everyone marveled at his ambidextrous abilities
She wanted to augment her income
He was bereft of friends in his old age
Adulterate
He adulterated his milk with water
Ambidextrous
Everyone marveled at his ambidextrous abilities
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Unit 1-5 Review English honors 2
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) A combination, union or merger for asome specific purpose
(n.) Decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
Approbation
(n.) The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
Assuage
(v.) To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
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English 10 Honors Unit 1 Vocab Words
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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Honors English: Unit 1 Vocab
Annotate
Argument
Claim
Counterclaim
To add notes to a text to give it explanation or comment
A reason or set of reasons given with the aim of persuading o…
To state something in the case, usually one that is not provi…
A claim made to rebut a previous claim
Annotate
To add notes to a text to give it explanation or comment
Argument
A reason or set of reasons given with the aim of persuading o…
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Honors 12 unit 1
Brazen
Compunction
Din
Edict
Adj. Shameless or impudent; like brass as in sound, color, or…
N. A feeling of uneasiness or anxiety of the conscience cause…
N. To sound or utter with clamor or persistent repetition
N. Any authoritative proclamation or command
Brazen
Adj. Shameless or impudent; like brass as in sound, color, or…
Compunction
N. A feeling of uneasiness or anxiety of the conscience cause…
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Honors English 10- Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information-adj-
to claim or take without right-verb-
overused; trite,common place; boring-adj-
to work on excessively-verb-
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information-adj-
arrogate
to claim or take without right-verb-
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Unit 1 Honors English
cantata
incantation
(CANT)
cantor
A musical composition, particularly a religious work, for one…
A use of spells or verbal charms spoken or sung as part of a…
SING
an official of a Jewish synagogue who sings or chants the mus…
cantata
A musical composition, particularly a religious work, for one…
incantation
A use of spells or verbal charms spoken or sung as part of a…
10 terms
English 2 Unit 1 Honors Vocabulary Words
Fortitude
Tentative
Insidious
Verbatim
n. courage in facing difficulties
adj. experimental in nature, hesitant, uncertain
adj. intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
adj, adv. word for word, exactly as written
Fortitude
n. courage in facing difficulties
Tentative
adj. experimental in nature, hesitant, uncertain
Honors English Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop, Level D, Unit 1
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.
(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…
20 terms
Honors English Vocab Unit 1
Alienate
Altruistic
Colloquial
Clemency
cause (someone) to feel isolated or estranged; Cathy was ____…
showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
used in ordinary or familiar conversation; The __________ ter…
mercy or lenience; The older woman showed ________ and kindne…
Alienate
cause (someone) to feel isolated or estranged; Cathy was ____…
Altruistic
showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
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Honors English Unit 1
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something of lesser value
able to use both hands equally well
to make larger, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through loss
adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by addition of something of lesser value
ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well
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Honors English 2 Roy Unit 1 Vocab
adulterate
ambidextrous
augment
bereft
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
(v.) to make larger, increase
(adj., part.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
adulterate
(v.) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of l…
ambidextrous
(adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; de…
20 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(n.) a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period…
approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;…
assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
15 terms
Unit 1 Vocab: English Honors 9
palpable
scruples
futile
indolently
easily touched
morals
useless
lazily
palpable
easily touched
scruples
morals
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Honors English Vocab units 1-12
allude
clairvoyant
conclusive
disreputable
v. to refer to casually or indirectly
adj. supernaturally perceptive; n. one who possesses extrasen…
adj. serving to settle an issue; final
adj. not respectable, not esteemed
allude
v. to refer to casually or indirectly
clairvoyant
adj. supernaturally perceptive; n. one who possesses extrasen…
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unit 1 honors english
discomfit
edification
malfeasance
feasible
to embarrass and confuse
improvement or enlightenment
misconduct or wrongdoing, especially by a public official
capable of being accomplished
discomfit
to embarrass and confuse
edification
improvement or enlightenment
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unit 1 english honors
invincible
provincial
evince
conducive
unable to be conquered
limited in knowledge of the world
to establish or reflect the truth of
supportive and encouraging; helping to bring about
invincible
unable to be conquered
provincial
limited in knowledge of the world
12 terms
English Honors unit 1
Disparate
Discordant
pluralistic
interwoven
essentially different in kind.
unrelated; out of place
having multiple parts or aspects
intermingled; combined
Disparate
essentially different in kind.
Discordant
unrelated; out of place
40 terms
honors english unit 1
voracious
indiscriminate
eminent
steeped
desiring or consuming great qualitis
choosing at random without careful selection
outstanding, of high reputation
soaked, saturated, drenched
voracious
desiring or consuming great qualitis
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
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