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IB english Unit 1 Vocabulary
prosaic (adj)
Tacit (adj)
unconscionable (adj)
cadence (N)
dull; unimaginative (like prose, as opposed to poetry)
implied; not spoken
Not controlled by conscience; unscrupulous; immoral
rhythm; rise and fall of sounds
prosaic (adj)
dull; unimaginative (like prose, as opposed to poetry)
Tacit (adj)
implied; not spoken
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Pre-IB English 9- Unit 1 Vocabulary
acer-, acid-, acri-
acidic
acerbic
acidity
bitter, sour, sharp
having the properties of an acid, sharp-tasting or sour
sharp and forthright, tasting sour or bitter
the level of acid in substances, the bitterness or sharpness…
acer-, acid-, acri-
bitter, sour, sharp
acidic
having the properties of an acid, sharp-tasting or sour
20 terms
Unit 1 vocabulary words pre-ib english
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
decadence
official approval or praise
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
Approbation
official approval or praise
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
64 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Intercede
Intercede
Intercede
Intercede
to act or interpose in behalf of someone in difficulty or tro…
to attempt to reconcile differences between two people or gro…
Roman History. (of a tribune or other magistrate) to interpos…
Lenders are also encouraged to intercede early in disagreemen…
Intercede
to act or interpose in behalf of someone in difficulty or tro…
Intercede
to attempt to reconcile differences between two people or gro…
20 terms
PreAP English II: Unit 1 Vocabulary
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.... SYN: versatile, flexible... ANT:…
(adj.) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss.... SYN: bereave…
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
AP English SAT Vocabulary, Unit 1
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
(n) something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
(n) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse…
(v) to howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel; (n) a harsh or…
(adj) absurd; wildly fantastic; impossible
Adjunct
(n) something added to something else as helpful or useful bu…
Bellwether
(n) the male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse…
35 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Apathetic
Bewildered
Celebratory
Elated
Indifferent; having little to no interest or concern
Perplexed, confused, puzzled especially by a complexity, vari…
Commemoration or observance, proclaim of success
Marked by high spirits, happy, proud, jubilant
Apathetic
Indifferent; having little to no interest or concern
Bewildered
Perplexed, confused, puzzled especially by a complexity, vari…
20 terms
PreAP English I: Unit 1 Vocabulary
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, cautions.... SYN: wary, prudent, guarded... ANT: in…
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 Vocabulary AP English
PEREMPTORY
STRIDENT
INNUENDO
DILATORY
1. FINAL... IRREVOCABLE... IRREVERSIBLE... 2. DOMINEERING... DICTATORI…
HARSH... JARRING... DISCORDANT... RAUCOUS... #DISSONANT
INSINUATION... HINT... SUGGESTION... INTIMATION... #IMPUTATION
TARDY... REMISS... PROCRASTINATING
PEREMPTORY
1. FINAL... IRREVOCABLE... IRREVERSIBLE... 2. DOMINEERING... DICTATORI…
STRIDENT
HARSH... JARRING... DISCORDANT... RAUCOUS... #DISSONANT
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AP English Vocabulary - Unit 1
Absolve
Approbation
Blasphemy
Deference
declare free from blame, guilt or responsibility Synonyms: ac…
approve, acceptance, endorsement, respect, admiration Synonym…
the act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence…
a way of behaving that shows respect for someone or something…
Absolve
declare free from blame, guilt or responsibility Synonyms: ac…
Approbation
approve, acceptance, endorsement, respect, admiration Synonym…
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English AP Vocabulary Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
(noun) synonyms: approval, consent, support...antonyms: denia…
(verb) synonyms: ease, satisfy, appease...antonyms: irritate,…
(noun) synonyms: alliance, combination, unification...antonym…
(noun) synonyms: corruption, decline, decay...antonyms: devel…
approbation
(noun) synonyms: approval, consent, support...antonyms: denia…
assuage
(verb) synonyms: ease, satisfy, appease...antonyms: irritate,…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary AP English
accentuate
ambiguous
comprehensive
felicitous
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague or un…
of wide scope; inclusive; thorough
well chosen for the occasion; appropriate; apt; having an agr…
accentuate
to emphasize; to heighten the effect of; to pronounce or mark…
ambiguous
having more than one possible meaning; uncertain; vague or un…
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PreAP English I: Unit 1 Vocabulary
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, cautions.... SYN: wary, prudent, guarded... ANT: in…
admonish
(v.) to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly;…
breach
(n.) an opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infractio…
22 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(Verb) to claim without justification; to claim for oneself w…
(Adj.) predictable; cliched; boring, hackneyed
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... To do somethin…
Acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(Verb) to claim without justification; to claim for oneself w…
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
forage
scavenge
stigma
bohemian
search widely for food or provisions (usually animals).
from discarded waste.
a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance,…
a person who has informal and unconventional social habits, e…
forage
search widely for food or provisions (usually animals).
scavenge
from discarded waste.
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Unit 1 AP English Vocabulary
Encomium
Coherent
Belabor
Eschew
(n.) a formal expression of praise, a lavish tribute
(adj.) holding or sticking together; making a logical whole;…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly
(v.) to avoid, shun, keep away from
Encomium
(n.) a formal expression of praise, a lavish tribute
Coherent
(adj.) holding or sticking together; making a logical whole;…
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Unit 1 AP English Vocabulary
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…
22 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Adjunct (noun)
Adjunct (adjective)
Bellwether (noun)
Caterwaul (verb)
Something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
Added or connected in a subordinate capacity; attached to a f…
The male sheep that leads the flock to the slaughterhouse; a…
To howl or screech like a cat; to quarrel
Adjunct (noun)
Something added to something else as helpful or useful but no…
Adjunct (adjective)
Added or connected in a subordinate capacity; attached to a f…
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English IB 12 unit 1 vocabulary
Narrative poem
Lyric poem
Epic
Ballad
Tells a story
Poem characterized by brevity compression an expression of fe…
Long narrative poem that records adventures of a hero
Narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by…
Narrative poem
Tells a story
Lyric poem
Poem characterized by brevity compression an expression of fe…
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AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Adjunct
Bellwether
Caterwaul
Chimerical
Something added to another but not essential to it; Joined or…
One that serves as a leader or indicates future trends
A shrill, noisy howl or cry; To howl or have an argument that…
Highly unrealistic or imaginary or improbable
Adjunct
Something added to another but not essential to it; Joined or…
Bellwether
One that serves as a leader or indicates future trends
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AP English: Unit 1 Vocabulary
adroit
affable
audacious
dilatory
skillful; clever, expert
courteous; friendly; kindly
daring; bold; impudent
tardy; slow; not prompt
adroit
skillful; clever, expert
affable
courteous; friendly; kindly
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IB English Vocabulary Words Unit 1 - 3
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadence
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
approbation
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
assuage
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary- AP English
carping
arrogate
banal
coherent
tending to find fault, especially in a petty, nasty, or hairs…
to claim or take without right
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
holding or sticking together ; making a logical whole; compre…
carping
tending to find fault, especially in a petty, nasty, or hairs…
arrogate
to claim or take without right
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Abstract
Acquiesce
Acute
Aesthetic
Not representing or imitating external reality or the objects…
To agree or express agreement
Extremely sharp or intense
Concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or g…
Abstract
Not representing or imitating external reality or the objects…
Acquiesce
To agree or express agreement
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AP ENGLISH VOCABULARY UNIT 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
tending or seeking to acquire and own, often greedy
to take or seize without justification
lacking originality
to talk about something
acquisitive
tending or seeking to acquire and own, often greedy
arrogate
to take or seize without justification
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Unit 1-3 IB English Vocabulary
Approbation (n.)
Assuage (v.)
Coalition (n.)
Decadence (n.)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
decline, decay, or deterioration; a condition or period of de…
Approbation (n.)
the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; offi…
Assuage (v.)
to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an…
26 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Aprobation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
n. the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; o…
v. to make easier or milder, relieve, to quiet, calm; to put…
n. a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose.
n. decline, decay or deterioration; a condition or period of…
Aprobation
n. the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise; o…
Assuage
v. to make easier or milder, relieve, to quiet, calm; to put…
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Ap English - Unit 1 Vocabulary
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
Concerned with aquiring wealth
To claim
Trite or unoriginal
To work
Acquisitive
Concerned with aquiring wealth
Arrogate
To claim
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Pre-Ib English 9- Unit 1 Vocabulary
acer-, acid-, acri-
acidic
acerbic
acidity
bitter, sour, sharp
having the properties of an acid, sharp-tasting or sour
sharp and forthright, tasting sour or bitter
the level of acid in substances, the bitterness or sharpness…
acer-, acid-, acri-
bitter, sour, sharp
acidic
having the properties of an acid, sharp-tasting or sour
20 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
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…
arrogate
to claim or take without right
28 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
abate
aesthetic
ascertain
austere
to reduce
an artistic view
find out definitively/with certainty
strict (think Siddhartha)
abate
to reduce
aesthetic
an artistic view
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Unit 1 Vocabulary AP English
Fledgling
Opulence
Proximity
Hackneyed
New and untried; inexperienced
Luxury; great wealth
Closeness
Overused; stale; trite
Fledgling
New and untried; inexperienced
Opulence
Luxury; great wealth
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Coalition
Decadence
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise
To make easier or milder, relieve
A combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Decline, decay, or deterioration
Approbation
The expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise
Assuage
To make easier or milder, relieve
65 terms
Unit 1 AP English Vocabulary
Adage
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
Antecedent
A short, pointed and memorable saying based on facts, and is…
As the name suggests, it is a literary term that involves com…
a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are…
An earlier clause, phrase or word to which a pronoun, another…
Adage
A short, pointed and memorable saying based on facts, and is…
Ad hominem argument
As the name suggests, it is a literary term that involves com…
20 terms
Ap english vocabulary unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
eager to attain and possess material possessions
seize and take control without authority
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
to work at or to absurd length
acquisitive
eager to attain and possess material possessions
arrogate
seize and take control without authority
10 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary Ap English
Elucidates
Elicits
Repudiates
Delineates
to make clear; literally shine a light on. (luc, luz = light)
to do something that draws out a response from someone else
To deny the truth of
To describe precisely (lines are perfectly straight)
Elucidates
to make clear; literally shine a light on. (luc, luz = light)
Elicits
to do something that draws out a response from someone else
21 terms
Pre AP-IB English vocabulary unit 7
abhor
amend
buffet
chaos
to hate deeply
to change in a formal way or for better, to alter
to slap or strike repeatedly, batter
great confusion
abhor
to hate deeply
amend
to change in a formal way or for better, to alter
22 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Profuse
Prodigious
Prevalent
Portly
Flowing freely
Arousing awe; extremely large or impressive
Common
Round in shape but not grossly fat
Profuse
Flowing freely
Prodigious
Arousing awe; extremely large or impressive
20 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary AP English
Arbitrary
Circumstance
Comprehend
Concentration
Without reason
Conditions
Understand
Density
Arbitrary
Without reason
Circumstance
Conditions
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AP English Vocabulary: Unit 1
factious
ignoble
boor
aegis
causing disagreement
dishonorable; shameful
a rude or impolite person
a shield; protection
factious
causing disagreement
ignoble
dishonorable; shameful
20 terms
AP ENGLISH VOCABULARY UNIT 1
adverse
aesthetic
affable
absolve
hostile; unfavorable
artistic
friendly
to pardon; free from blame
adverse
hostile; unfavorable
aesthetic
artistic
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
Approbation
Assuage
Decadence
Elicit
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm;
(n.) decline, decay, or deterioration
(v.) to draw forth, bring out from some source
Approbation
(n.) the expression of approval or favorable opinion, praise;
Assuage
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm;
19 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Adulterate
Ambidextrous
Augment
Bereft
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
to make lager, increase
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Adulterate
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser…
Ambidextrous
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful…
20 terms
AP English vocabulary unit 1
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(Adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim without right
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace
(v.) to work excessively; to thrash soundly
Acquisitive
(Adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(v.) to claim without right
20 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
eager to acquire and possess things especially material posse…
seize and take control without authority and possibly with fo…
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
beat soundly; attack verbally with harsh criticism; to work a…
acquisitive
eager to acquire and possess things especially material posse…
arrogate
seize and take control without authority and possibly with fo…
20 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
approbation
assuage
coalition
decadance
approval; praise; the expression of approval or favorable opi…
to make easier or milder; relieve; to quiet; to calm; to put…
alliance; a combination; combine; union
decline; decay; deterioration; excessive self-indulgence
approbation
approval; praise; the expression of approval or favorable opi…
assuage
to make easier or milder; relieve; to quiet; to calm; to put…
17 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
to claim or take without right. (Property)
hackneyed, trite, commonplace.
to work on excessively; to thrash soundly.
acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned with a…
arrogate
to claim or take without right. (Property)
20 terms
AP English Unit 1 Vocabulary
Acquisitive
Arrogate
Banal
Belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(Verb) to claim without justification; to claim for oneself w…
(Adj.) predictable; cliched; boring, hackneyed
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... To do somethin…
Acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
Arrogate
(Verb) to claim without justification; to claim for oneself w…
20 terms
AP English Vocabulary Unit 1
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... Synonyms: expropriate, co…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... Synonyms: stale, insipid
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... Synonyms: over…
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... Synonyms: expropriate, co…
50 terms
AP English Vocabulary - Unit 1
Substantiate
Dispassionate
Effervescent
Exuberance
To prove
Unemotional
Lively
Excitement
Substantiate
To prove
Dispassionate
Unemotional
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