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Unit 5 - Honors World Literature
Flout
Caveat
Blazon
Filch
Openly disregard ... Defy, disobey, violate
A warning or proviso of specific conditions ... Warning, cautio…
Display prominently or vividly ... Exhibit, present, proclaim
Pilfer or steal something ... Steal, take, loot
Flout
Openly disregard ... Defy, disobey, violate
Caveat
A warning or proviso of specific conditions ... Warning, cautio…
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Honors World Literature Vocab Unit 5
abnegation
anomaly
banal
cantankerous
denial of comfort to oneself
something that does not fit into the normal order
dull commonplace
disagreeable, quarrelsome
abnegation
denial of comfort to oneself
anomaly
something that does not fit into the normal order
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Honors world literature Vocab unit 5
abnegation
anomaly
banal
cantankerous
denial of comfort to oneself
soemthing that does not fit into the normal order
dull commonplace
disagreeable
abnegation
denial of comfort to oneself
anomaly
soemthing that does not fit into the normal order
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Unit 5 Vocabulary- Honors World Literature
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others... synony…
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement... synonyms: (v.) cons…
(n.) one who does good to others ... synonyms: patron, humanitar…
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly ... syno…
altruistic
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others... synony…
assent
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement... synonyms: (v.) cons…
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Unit 5 Vocab: Honors Literature
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
to express agreement
one who does good to others
marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
to express agreement
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honors literature unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control
(adj.) Self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) To adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control
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Honors Literature Unit 5 Vocabulary
Accomplice
Annihilate
Arbitrary
Brazen
A person who takes part in a crime
To destroy completely
Unreasonable, based on one's own wishes or whims without rega…
Made of brass, shameless, impudent
Accomplice
A person who takes part in a crime
Annihilate
To destroy completely
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Honors World Literature "B" Vocabulary Quiz Unit 5
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others ... s: se…
(v.) to express agreement ... (n.) agreement ... s: (v.) concur, co…
(n.) one who does good to others ... s: patron, humanitarian
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly ... s: g…
altruistic
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others ... s: se…
assent
(v.) to express agreement ... (n.) agreement ... s: (v.) concur, co…
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Honors American Literature Unit 5
delineate
hallow
emend
figment
to portray, sketch, to describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
to make or set apart as holy or sacred; to sanctify, consecrate
to free from errors, correct, improve by eliminating inaccura…
a fabrication or product of the imagination
delineate
to portray, sketch, to describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
hallow
to make or set apart as holy or sacred; to sanctify, consecrate
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Honors world lit - unit 5
Addendum
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
(n.) Something added, or to be added
(n.) A general pardon granted by a government
(n.) Self-government
(adj.) Evident without proof or argument
Addendum
(n.) Something added, or to be added
Amnesty
(n.) A general pardon granted by a government
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Unit 5 Honors Literature Vocabulary
Accomplice
Annihilate
Arbitirary
Brazen
A person who takes part in a crime
To destroy completely
Unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard f…
Shameless, impudent; made of brass
Accomplice
A person who takes part in a crime
Annihilate
To destroy completely
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Honors Literature Vocab Unit 5
Amazon
Sardonic
Supercilious
Nemesis
(N.) Large, strong, aggressive woman. Ex: The amazon lifted a…
(Adj.) Mockingly bitter or scornful; sarcastic. Ex: Her sardo…
(Adj.) Scornfully looking down on others; disdainfully superi…
(N.) Agent of revenge, punishment; difficult or unbeatable op…
Amazon
(N.) Large, strong, aggressive woman. Ex: The amazon lifted a…
Sardonic
(Adj.) Mockingly bitter or scornful; sarcastic. Ex: Her sardo…
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Honors Literature Vocab. Unit 5
Altruistic
Assent
Benefactor
Chivalrous
Unselfish, concerned with welfare of others
An agreement
One who does good to others
Courtesy, courage; knightly
Altruistic
Unselfish, concerned with welfare of others
Assent
An agreement
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Literature Honors Vocabulary: Unit 5
Accomplice (N)
Annihilate (V)
Arbitrary (Adj)
Brazen (Adj)
A person who takes part in a crime.
To destroy completely.
Unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard f…
Shameless, impudent; made of brass.
Accomplice (N)
A person who takes part in a crime.
Annihilate (V)
To destroy completely.
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Honors World Literature "B" Vocabulary Quiz Unit 5
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others ... s: se…
(v.) to express agreement ... (n.) agreement ... s: (v.) concur, co…
(n.) one who does good to others ... s: patron, humanitarian
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly ... s: g…
altruistic
(adj.) unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others ... s: se…
assent
(v.) to express agreement ... (n.) agreement ... s: (v.) concur, co…
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American literature honors Unit 5
What is the general thesis of mass cul…
Modernism
Realism
What do modernism and realism have in…
Literary history becomes useful when the problem of mass cult…
An arts movement based on experimentation with form
An arts movement based on the representation of social and ps…
Belief that art cannot come from a bourgeois culture
What is the general thesis of mass cul…
Literary history becomes useful when the problem of mass cult…
Modernism
An arts movement based on experimentation with form
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Unit 5: World Sign Literature
Australia
Chile
Dominican Republic
Finland
Australia
Chile
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Honors World Vocab Unit 5
Absolute Monarch
Divine Right
Edict of Nantes
Cardinal Richelieu
Kings or queens who held all of the power within their states…
The idea that God created the monarchy and that the monarch a…
The declaration that declared that the Huguenots could live i…
The ruler of France
Absolute Monarch
Kings or queens who held all of the power within their states…
Divine Right
The idea that God created the monarchy and that the monarch a…
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Unit 5 World War II Honors
Totalitarianism
Appeasement
Adolf Hitler
Gen. George Patton
political system in which the state holds total authority ove…
Granting concessions in order to maintain peace
The leader of the National Socialist Party in Germany
5 Star General in the U.S Army that led the American forces i…
Totalitarianism
political system in which the state holds total authority ove…
Appeasement
Granting concessions in order to maintain peace
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Unit 5- Honors World History
Hieroglyphics
Secular
Vernacular
Subsidies
A picture or symbol used in a system of writing
Worldly
The language of every day speech in a particular region
Government payment to encourage or protect a certain economic…
Hieroglyphics
A picture or symbol used in a system of writing
Secular
Worldly
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Honors World History Unit 5
kaiser
heliocentric theory
mulatto
guerilla
a german emperor
the idea that the earth and other planets revolve around the…
persons of mixed European and african ancestry
a member of a loosely organized fighting force that makes sur…
kaiser
a german emperor
heliocentric theory
the idea that the earth and other planets revolve around the…
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Honors World History Unit 5
Agricultural Revolution
industrialization
Improved Farm Production
enclosure movement
Industrial Revolution changed Europe from a mostly agricultur…
work driven by machinery
new innovations like improved crop rotation, improved machine…
wealthy farmers created large, enclosed farms to use new farm…
Agricultural Revolution
Industrial Revolution changed Europe from a mostly agricultur…
industrialization
work driven by machinery
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10th Literature Honors Vocabulary Unit 5
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
noun: a general pardon for an offense against a government; i…
noun: self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule…
adjective: self-evident, expressing a universally accepted pr…
verb: to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to pub…
Amnesty
noun: a general pardon for an offense against a government; i…
Autonomy
noun: self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule…
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World Literature - Unit 5 -
In "After St. Augustine," what does "s…
In "After St. Augustine," what does "f…
In "After St. Augustine," what does "s…
In "After St. Augustine," what does "c…
refers to a time of prosperity
refers to a time of difficulty
refers to a time of trials
refers to a time of peace
In "After St. Augustine," what does "s…
refers to a time of prosperity
In "After St. Augustine," what does "f…
refers to a time of difficulty
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UNIT 5 HONORS WORLD HISTORY
Louis XVI
Imperialism
Nicholas Copernicus
John Locke
king of France that was beheaded during the revolution, ruled…
the ambition of powerful nation to dominate the political, ec…
Mathematician who developed a heliocentric conception of the…
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right…
Louis XVI
king of France that was beheaded during the revolution, ruled…
Imperialism
the ambition of powerful nation to dominate the political, ec…
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10th Literature Honors Vocabulary Unit 5
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
noun: a general pardon for an offense against a government; i…
noun: self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule…
adjective: self-evident, expressing a universally accepted pr…
verb: to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to pub…
Amnesty
noun: a general pardon for an offense against a government; i…
Autonomy
noun: self-government, political control... synonyms: home rule…
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Honors American Literature unit 5 vocab
Jocose
Jocular
Festoon
Fete
Cheerful; merry
Characterized by joking
To drape or adorn festively
To honor with a banquet or feast
Jocose
Cheerful; merry
Jocular
Characterized by joking
Honors American Literature--Unit 5 Vocabulary
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
self-government, political control
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle
to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publish o…
amnesty
a general pardon for an offense against a government; in gene…
autonomy
self-government, political control
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Unit 5 Vocabulary - Honors World History
Kaiser
Heliocentric Theory
Mulatto
Guerilla
A german emperor
The idea that earth and other planets revolve around the sun
Persons of mixed European and African ancestry
A member of loosely organized fighting force that makes surpr…
Kaiser
A german emperor
Heliocentric Theory
The idea that earth and other planets revolve around the sun
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Unit 5 Vocabulary (Honors British Literature)
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (of the mind or senses); keenness
(v.) to portray, depict, render
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption; wicked and corrupt
(v.) to weaken or impair; cripple
acuity
(n.) sharpness (of the mind or senses); keenness
delineate
(v.) to portray, depict, render
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Unit 5 Vocabulary - HONORS
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
(n.) one who does good to others
(adj.) marked by honor, courtesy, and courage; knightly
altruistic
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
(v.) to express agreement; (n.) agreement
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World Literature - Unit 5 - Terms
theme
verbal irony
dramatic irony
irony of situation
central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the interpr…
saying the opposite of what is meant
contrasting what a character says and what a reader or audien…
presenting a discrepancy between appearance and reality or be…
theme
central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the interpr…
verbal irony
saying the opposite of what is meant
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Unit 5 Honors World Vocab
Kaiser
Heliocentric Theory
Mulatto
Guerrilla
A German emperor
The idea that the earth and other planets revolve around the…
Persons of mixed European and African ancestry
A member of a loosely organized fighting force that makes sur…
Kaiser
A German emperor
Heliocentric Theory
The idea that the earth and other planets revolve around the…
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World Literature-Unit 5
theme
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
Of the Imitation of Christ
Thomas A Kempis
is the central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the…
a great-grandniece of the port Samuel Taylor Coleridge, was a…
written by Thomas A Kempis
his devotional book Of the Imitation of Christ has had unequa…
theme
is the central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the…
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge
a great-grandniece of the port Samuel Taylor Coleridge, was a…
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Honors World Unit 5 Vocab
Baroque
Junker
Mulatto
Guerrilla
Relating to a grand, ornate style that characterized European…
Prussian landowning nobility
Persons of mixed European and African ancestry
A member of a loosely organized fighting force that makes sur…
Baroque
Relating to a grand, ornate style that characterized European…
Junker
Prussian landowning nobility
25 terms
Honors World History Unit 5
ideologies
liberalism
autonomy
radicals
systems of thought and belief (conservatives, liberals, and n…
-spoke mostly for the middle class... -wanted governments to be…
self rule
those who favor extreme change
ideologies
systems of thought and belief (conservatives, liberals, and n…
liberalism
-spoke mostly for the middle class... -wanted governments to be…
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Honors world history unit 5
Middle ages
Secular
Lord
Knight
The era in european history that followed the fall of the rom…
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters
In feudal Europe, a person who controlled land and could ther…
In medieval Europe, an armored warrior who fought on horseback
Middle ages
The era in european history that followed the fall of the rom…
Secular
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters
25 terms
Unit 5 Honors World History
Kaiser
Heliocentric Theory
Mulatto
Guerrilla
A German Emperor
The idea that the earth and other plants revolve around the sun
Persons of mixed European and African ancestory
A member of loosely organized fighting force that makes surpr…
Kaiser
A German Emperor
Heliocentric Theory
The idea that the earth and other plants revolve around the sun
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honors world lit - unit 5 vocab
vid / vis
envisage
visage
pari
to see
to imagine; to convince
face; facial expression
be visible, appear
vid / vis
to see
envisage
to imagine; to convince
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Unit 5 Vocab Honors World Lit
flout
caveat
blazon
filch
(V.) to mock, treat with contempt
(N.) a warning or caution or prevent misunderstanding or disc…
(V.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
(V.) to steal, especially in a sneaky way and in pretty amounts
flout
(V.) to mock, treat with contempt
caveat
(N.) a warning or caution or prevent misunderstanding or disc…
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World History Honors Unit 5
Greece
Arch
Roman laws
Hellenistic culture
rocky peninsula with little good farmland
curved opening spans doorway window or other space
unified system of laws
Greek Persian Gyptian in Indian influences after conquest of…
Greece
rocky peninsula with little good farmland
Arch
curved opening spans doorway window or other space
World History Honors unit 5
Black hand
Franz Ferdinand
Sarajevo
Gavrilo Princip
Vowed to force A-H out of bosnia
Archduke heir to the throne of A-H
Bosnian capital
19yr old Bosnian Serb nationalist and member of the Black Hand
Black hand
Vowed to force A-H out of bosnia
Franz Ferdinand
Archduke heir to the throne of A-H
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World History Honors Unit 5
Open Door Policy
Oil
Korean Nationalist Movement
Tsar
Protected US trading rights in China
European's interest in Iran intensified because Iran had an a…
March 1st Movement
Bloody Sunday served as a turning point in Russia because it…
Open Door Policy
Protected US trading rights in China
Oil
European's interest in Iran intensified because Iran had an a…
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Unit 5- World History Honors
entreprenuer
industrial capitalism
socialism
capital
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business
an economic system based on industrial production or manufact…
A system in which society, usually in the form of the governm…
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
entreprenuer
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business
industrial capitalism
an economic system based on industrial production or manufact…
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Honors Unit 5
Commercial Revolution
Capitalism
Humanism
Renaissance
A dramatic change in the economy of Europe at the end of the…
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
"rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that centere…
Commercial Revolution
A dramatic change in the economy of Europe at the end of the…
Capitalism
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
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Unit 5 Honors World History
Absolute Monarchy
Divine Right
Constitutional Monarchy
Edict of Nantes
Forms of government when Kings or Queens hold all the power w…
When rulers claim authority was given directly from God
A form of government with laws limiting the ruler's power
The declaration if religious tolerance made by Henry IV, givi…
Absolute Monarchy
Forms of government when Kings or Queens hold all the power w…
Divine Right
When rulers claim authority was given directly from God
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Honors Unit 5
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
(adj.) more than enough, large, spacious
(n.) a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual app…
(v.) to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put fo…
aghast
(adj.) filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
(adj.) more than enough, large, spacious
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World Literature-Unit 5
theme
Of the Imitation of Christ
The Practice of the Presence of God
Three Words of Strength
is the central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the…
written by Thomas A Kempis
Written by Brother Lawrence
written by Freidrich von Schiller
theme
is the central idea which gives the story meaning; it is the…
Of the Imitation of Christ
written by Thomas A Kempis
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Unit 5-Honors
Greater Than
Less Than
Greater Than or Equal To
Less Than or Equal To
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the larger symb…
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the smaller sym…
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the greater sym…
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the smaller sym…
Greater Than
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the larger symb…
Less Than
This symbol is used to compare 2 numbers with the smaller sym…
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world literature unit 5
Henry Longsfellow
Nathaniel Hawthorne
John Galsworthy
O. Henry
Excelsior
Great Stone Face
Quality
Retrieved Reformation
Henry Longsfellow
Excelsior
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Great Stone Face
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