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English Vocabulary - Set 3
phrase
submit
acceptable
flier
a group of words, not a complete sentence
hand something in OR ... to yield or surrender to another
good enough; ... tolerable; or... permissible
an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet)…
phrase
a group of words, not a complete sentence
submit
hand something in OR ... to yield or surrender to another
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Palpable (adj)
Indolently (adv)
Flounder (v)
Quarry (n)
Able to be touched or felt
Wanting to not exert effort; lazily; relaxed
Struggle or staggering; clumsily; struggle walking through mu…
One that is sought or pursued; prey
Palpable (adj)
Able to be touched or felt
Indolently (adv)
Wanting to not exert effort; lazily; relaxed
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Abstruse
Affable
Audacity
Contrite
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
friendly, courteous, amiable
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
extremely apologetic, remorseful, repentant
Abstruse
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
Affable
friendly, courteous, amiable
30 terms
English I Vocabulary: Set #3
tout
extol
quell
brawn
(v.) to publicly brag
(v.) to praise highly
(v.) to calm, pacify
(n.) muscular strength
tout
(v.) to publicly brag
extol
(v.) to praise highly
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English I Vocabulary Set 3
conundrum
nostalgic
liber (stem)
Migr (stem)
a difficult problem
longing for the past
having to do with freedom
having to do with movement
conundrum
a difficult problem
nostalgic
longing for the past
English vocabulary set 3
Abominate (v.)
Acculturation (N.)
Adventitious (Adj.)
Ascribe (V.)
Def: to have an intense dislike or hatred for... Syn: despise, d…
Def: the modification of the social patterns or traits of one…
Def: resulting from chance; Accidental in a positive way... Syn:…
Def: to assign or refer to ... Syn: credit, attribute, honoring…
Abominate (v.)
Def: to have an intense dislike or hatred for... Syn: despise, d…
Acculturation (N.)
Def: the modification of the social patterns or traits of one…
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English 3-Set 2 Vocabulary
alien
lucrative
terse
fodder
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
bringing in money; profitable
brief and to the point
food for horses or cattle; raw material for a designated
alien
a citizen of another country; foreign, strange
lucrative
bringing in money; profitable
15 terms
English Set 3 Vocabulary
Amity
Chivalry
Sovereign
Venerable
(n.) a friendly relationship
(n.) The medieval knightly system with its religious, moral,…
(n.) a monarch; king, queen, or other supreme ruler
(adj.) deserving of respect because of age or achievement
Amity
(n.) a friendly relationship
Chivalry
(n.) The medieval knightly system with its religious, moral,…
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English Vocabulary Set - #3
Nebulous
Prattle
Parvenu
Respite
confusing
baby babble
newly rich
a break or time off
Nebulous
confusing
Prattle
baby babble
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English Vocabulary Set 3
imperious
patronizing
convoluted
cryptic
domineering in a haughty manner, dictatorial, overbearing
displaying or indicative of an offensively condescending manner
twisted, coiled; complicated, intricately involved
mysterious in meaning, puzzling, ambiguous
imperious
domineering in a haughty manner, dictatorial, overbearing
patronizing
displaying or indicative of an offensively condescending manner
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English Vocabulary (Set 3)
Matrix
Matriarchy
matriculate
patriarch
the surrounding within which something begins or develops
a society ruled or controlled by women
to register as a student at a college or university
the male head of a family or tribe
Matrix
the surrounding within which something begins or develops
Matriarchy
a society ruled or controlled by women
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Aloof
Profusely
Pandemonium
Digress
Not friendly(cold and distant)
Spending or giving freely and in large amount
wild and noisy disorder or confusion
leave the main subject temporarily
Aloof
Not friendly(cold and distant)
Profusely
Spending or giving freely and in large amount
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English III ACT Vocabulary-Set 3
deficit
demean
depict
determine
(noun) the amount by which something is too small
(verb) cause a severe loss in the dignity of and respect for…
(verb) show or represent
(verb) 1. cause something to occur in a particular way; be th…
deficit
(noun) the amount by which something is too small
demean
(verb) cause a severe loss in the dignity of and respect for…
English Vocabulary Set #3
Absolve
Acclaim
Accolade
Bellicose
To acquit, pardon
To praise openly, praise
praise, distinction
war-like, hostile
Absolve
To acquit, pardon
Acclaim
To praise openly, praise
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English 4 Vocabulary: Set #3
atrophy
citadel
puissant
emaciated
(n.) any weakening, degeneration, or decline, especially thro…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
(adj.) powerful; mighty; potent
(adj.) very thin, especially from disease or hunger
atrophy
(n.) any weakening, degeneration, or decline, especially thro…
citadel
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
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English Vocabulary set #3
PHAN
Phenomenon
Diaphanous
Epipany
to appear, to show
A fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
Lightweight and transparent
A moment of great insight; revelation
PHAN
to appear, to show
Phenomenon
A fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Acquiesce
Apprehension
Arduous
Counterfeit
To agree to do something or give in. Verb.
Fearful expectation. The capture of a criminal. Noun.
Involving strenuous effort, difficult and tiring. Adjective.
Not genuine; forged. Adjective.
Acquiesce
To agree to do something or give in. Verb.
Apprehension
Fearful expectation. The capture of a criminal. Noun.
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Curvacios
C'est tout
C'est fini
ante mereidiem
having many curves
that is all
finihsed
before mid-day
Curvacios
having many curves
C'est tout
that is all
English 3 Vocabulary Set
Anti
Ante
Auto
Homo
Against
Before
Self
Same
Anti
Against
Ante
Before
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English Vocabulary Set #3
annexation
picayune
stringent
flux
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
(informal) small and of little importance
demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
a state of uncertainty about what should be done (usually fol…
annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
picayune
(informal) small and of little importance
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Vocabulary Set 3 English 8
phono-
photo-
bene-
hydre-
sound
light
good
water
phono-
sound
photo-
light
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Vocabulary set #3 (English)
cap
cise
bio
auto
take
cut
life
self
cap
take
cise
cut
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Dramatic irony
Verbal irony
Oxymoron
Understatement
The reader knows something that the character does not know
The intended meaning is the opposite of what is stated
A phrase combining two contradictory terms... (Ex jumbo shrimp)
Lack of emphasis, an affirmative is expressed by negating its…
Dramatic irony
The reader knows something that the character does not know
Verbal irony
The intended meaning is the opposite of what is stated
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English 3 Vocabulary
Abjure
Belie
Chicanery
Feckless
Verb - To swear off, and it applies to something you once bel…
Verb - To be in contradiction with
Noun - The use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extra…
Adjective - Generally incompetent and ineffectual
Abjure
Verb - To swear off, and it applies to something you once bel…
Belie
Verb - To be in contradiction with
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AP English III Vocabulary Set 3
jubilant
juxtaposition
laconic
languid
adjective: extremely joyful, happy... Gabby Douglas, along with…
noun: the act of placing two things next to each other for im…
adjective: terse in speech or writing... A man of few words, Br…
adjective: sluggish from fatigue or weakness... After swimming…
jubilant
adjective: extremely joyful, happy... Gabby Douglas, along with…
juxtaposition
noun: the act of placing two things next to each other for im…
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English Vocabulary set 3
Efflorescence-noun
Specious-adj
Effulgence-noun
Enmity-noun
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering (pg 12)
appearing to be true but actually false (pg 12)
brilliance (pg 14)
Deep seated hatred; State of being an enemy (pg 14)
Efflorescence-noun
Blooming of flowers, state of flowering (pg 12)
Specious-adj
appearing to be true but actually false (pg 12)
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English 3 Vocabulary Set 2
Impecunious
Modicum
Ostentatious
Pecuniary
Having little to no money; poor
A moderate or small amount
Flashy; showy; intended to attract notice and impress others
Relating to or involving money
Impecunious
Having little to no money; poor
Modicum
A moderate or small amount
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Set 3 English Vocabulary
abyss
ecstasy
balmy
bewilder
a deep fissure in the earth; the oceans depth
a feeling of overpowering joy
soothing; mild
to confuse hopelessly
abyss
a deep fissure in the earth; the oceans depth
ecstasy
a feeling of overpowering joy
20 terms
English 1 Vocabulary Set #3
agitation
apparition
cope
moors
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or excitement; th…
a ghost; a phantom; an appearance seen suddenly
to deal with; to handle problems or difficulties
a large, open area of land, often marshy with heather growing…
agitation
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or excitement; th…
apparition
a ghost; a phantom; an appearance seen suddenly
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English 3 Vocabulary, Set 14
malady
pernicious
avarice
sundry
a disease, disorder or ailment
deadly; destructive
extreme desire for wealth; greed
various; miscellaneous
malady
a disease, disorder or ailment
pernicious
deadly; destructive
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English vocabulary set 3
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Dissemble
V. To romp or prance around exuberently; to make merry. (Gamb…
N. Belief, mental acceptance (credit, confidence)
V. To condemn, express strong disapproval (devalue)
V. To disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impressi…
Cavort
V. To romp or prance around exuberently; to make merry. (Gamb…
Credence
N. Belief, mental acceptance (credit, confidence)
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English 3 Vocabulary Set 15
metaphysical
villanies (or villainies)
harbinger
disdaining
relating to the study of what is real and the relationship be…
treacherous or vicious acts
one that indicates what is to come
treating with haughty contempt
metaphysical
relating to the study of what is real and the relationship be…
villanies (or villainies)
treacherous or vicious acts
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English 3, Set 19 Vocabulary
Predicament
Ecstasy
Revenue
Chaos
a difficult,awkward situation; a mess
a feeling of tremendous happiness
money collected by the government; income
total disorder and confusion
Predicament
a difficult,awkward situation; a mess
Ecstasy
a feeling of tremendous happiness
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
Opponent
To turn away
A clever trick
To compel
Adversary
Opponent
Alienate
To turn away
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English Vocabulary set. 3
Advocate
Augment
Circumvent
Constituent
to speak or write in favor of
to make larger; enlarge in size
to go around or bypass:
serving to compose or make up a thing; component:
Advocate
to speak or write in favor of
Augment
to make larger; enlarge in size
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English vocabulary set #3
Adjacent
Magnanimous
Pervade
Doleful
next to or adjoining something else.
very generous or forgiving, especially toward a rival or some…
(especially of a smell) spread through and be perceived in ev…
expressing sorrow; mournful.
Adjacent
next to or adjoining something else.
Magnanimous
very generous or forgiving, especially toward a rival or some…
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English Vocabulary Set 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
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English Vocabulary set #3
harangue
surmised
futile
facetious
a lengthy and aggressive speech. noun
suppose that something is true without having evidence to con…
incapable of producing any useful result; pointless.
...
harangue
a lengthy and aggressive speech. noun
surmised
suppose that something is true without having evidence to con…
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Vocabulary Set #3 English
ad-,a , ac, af, ag-, al, am, an, ap, a…
aud, audit
aur-
corp, corpor
- to, toward, cause, make
hear, listen
hear, ear
Body
ad-,a , ac, af, ag-, al, am, an, ap, a…
- to, toward, cause, make
aud, audit
hear, listen
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English 3 Vocabulary Set
Malediction
Insolence
Maxim
Pervasive
N. A solem curse
N. Rude behavior
N. A quick short statement that expresses some general truth
Adj. Spread throughout
Malediction
N. A solem curse
Insolence
N. Rude behavior
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English Vocabulary Set #3
genre
germane
grotesque
heinous
category
relevant
deformed
horrific
genre
category
germane
relevant
15 terms
English vocabulary set #3
Renown
Ominous
Resolutely
Munificence
fame
hinting at bad things to come
In a determined way
great generosity
Renown
fame
Ominous
hinting at bad things to come
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English vocabulary set #3
Pariah... Noun
Persevere... Verb
Commodious... Adjective
Clairvoyant... Adjective
An outcast
To perist, remain constant
Spacious, roomy
Able to see and detect things others cant
Pariah... Noun
An outcast
Persevere... Verb
To perist, remain constant
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English Vocabulary set #3
Avarice
Furtive
Bacchanalian
Extradited
Extreme greed for wealth or gain
Attempt to avoid notice or attention
Riotously drunken
Handed over to the jurisdiction of the foreign state which th…
Avarice
Extreme greed for wealth or gain
Furtive
Attempt to avoid notice or attention
15 terms
English Vocabulary Set #3
Acclivity
Acuity
Behemoth
Cantankerous
an incline or upward slope; asscending side of a hill (N)
Sharp vision or perception characterized by the ability to re…
(N) something of monstrous size of huge and monstrous (Adj)
Having a difficult or stubborn disposition (Adj)
Acclivity
an incline or upward slope; asscending side of a hill (N)
Acuity
Sharp vision or perception characterized by the ability to re…
20 terms
Vocabulary set #3- English
Allot
Amass
Audacious
Comply
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
To bring together
Bold
To yield to a request to command
Allot
To assign or distribute in shares or portions
Amass
To bring together
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English Vocabulary Set #3
Jocund
Discord
Beguile
Inundate
Cheerful; merry
Lack of harmony
To deceive or cheat
To overwhelm with something
Jocund
Cheerful; merry
Discord
Lack of harmony
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Vocabulary set #3 English
Ambiguity
Artifact
acronym
critisism
doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
any object made by humans typically an item of culture or his…
An abbreviation formed from the initial letters of other word…
the expression of disapproval of someone or something based o…
Ambiguity
doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
Artifact
any object made by humans typically an item of culture or his…
20 terms
English vocabulary set #3
gregarious
amiable
stoical
composition
social
pleasantly
keeps strong emotions in check
the nature of somethings constituents. what whole mixture is…
gregarious
social
amiable
pleasantly
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English Vocabulary Set 3
ajar
alacrity
alchemy
alcove
partially open
cheerful expectancy; eagerness
a magical power or process of transmutation; a medieval study…
nook, corner, any recessed space
ajar
partially open
alacrity
cheerful expectancy; eagerness
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