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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
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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
Vocabulary Set 3 English
Public Transportation
Government
Custom
Immigrant
A way of moving large numbers of people from place to place.
A group of people who run a community.
A habit or typical way of doing something.
A person who leaves home to settle in a new country.
Public Transportation
A way of moving large numbers of people from place to place.
Government
A group of people who run a community.
25 terms
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
51 terms
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 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
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English 3 Set 3
eminent
obesity
exorcise
abridge
famous, outstanding, distinguished
excessive fatness
to drive out by magic; to dispose of something troublesome, m…
to make shorter
eminent
famous, outstanding, distinguished
obesity
excessive fatness
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 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
English Vocabulary Set 3
angler
fling
entice
murky
fisherman
throw with force or recklessness
to attract by offering reward or pleasure
(adj.) dark and gloomy, obscure; lacking in clarity and preci…
angler
fisherman
fling
throw with force or recklessness
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 Vocabulary Set #3
Adversary
Alienate
Artifice
Coerce
Opponent
To turn away
A clever trick
To compel
Adversary
Opponent
Alienate
To turn away
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
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
English 3 Vocabulary Set
Anti
Ante
Auto
Homo
Against
Before
Self
Same
Anti
Against
Ante
Before
11 terms
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
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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)
cap
cise
bio
auto
take
cut
life
self
cap
take
cise
cut
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
15 terms
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
Subtle
Earnest
Sentimental
Dignity
Hard to notice; not obvious. Synonyms of subtle is exquisite.…
To be serious about something. Synonyms of earnest is firm. A…
Expressing strong feeling of love or sadness in a way that ma…
A way of behaving that shows seriousness and self-control. Sy…
Subtle
Hard to notice; not obvious. Synonyms of subtle is exquisite.…
Earnest
To be serious about something. Synonyms of earnest is firm. A…
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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
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 Set 1
Admonish
Breach
Brigand
Circumspect
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
a bandit, robber, outlaw, highwayman
careful, cautious
Admonish
to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; to r…
Breach
An opening, gap, rupture, rift; a violation or infraction; to…
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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
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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English vocabulary set 3
Anagram
Goad
Noncommittal
Assertion
A word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changi…
A prod for driving cattle; anything that drives or urges; an…
Not committing to any one position or course of action, not r…
The act of declaring something; a claim or declaration stated…
Anagram
A word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changi…
Goad
A prod for driving cattle; anything that drives or urges; an…
English 9 Vocabulary Set #3
intravenously
discern
oppressive
frivolous
(adv.) directly into a vein
(V) see; detect by looking carefully
(adj.) heavy; hard to endure
(adj.) silly; not as serious as the occasion requires
intravenously
(adv.) directly into a vein
discern
(V) see; detect by looking carefully
English vocabulary 3 set
Chastise
Aloof
Impassive
Remote
To punish or scold harshly
Emotionally distant or disinterested
Uninterested, showing no concern
Situated far from the main centers of population
Chastise
To punish or scold harshly
Aloof
Emotionally distant or disinterested
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
avarice
furtive
bacchanalian
extradite
greed; desire for wealth
stelthy; secretive
wild and drunken
to turn over or deliver to the legal jurisdiction of another…
avarice
greed; desire for wealth
furtive
stelthy; secretive
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…
12 terms
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
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
English Vocabulary Set #3
genre
germane
grotesque
heinous
category
relevant
deformed
horrific
genre
category
germane
relevant
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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
Ambient
Commensurate
Disparity
Ebullience
How you react with surroundings
In proportion; corresponding
Great in different
Full of energy, cheerful
Ambient
How you react with surroundings
Commensurate
In proportion; corresponding
English Vocabulary Set #3
Impasse n
Lugubrious adj
Relegate v
Ribald adj
A situation in which no progress is possible, especially beca…
Looking or sounding sad and dismal; exaggeratedly mournful.
Consign or dismiss to an inferior rank or position.
Referring to sexual matters in an amusingly rude or irreveren…
Impasse n
A situation in which no progress is possible, especially beca…
Lugubrious adj
Looking or sounding sad and dismal; exaggeratedly mournful.
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
Despot
Indignant
Heed
Lugubrious
Ruler with absolute authority
Feeling for showing anger and insult in one's attitude
Pay attention to, take notice of
Looking or sounding exaggeratedly sad and dismal
Despot
Ruler with absolute authority
Indignant
Feeling for showing anger and insult in one's attitude
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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
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
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,…
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
Ameliorate
Bombastic
Drivel
Exhort
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Pompous or overblown in language( full of high sounding words…
(N) saliva or mucus flowing from the mouth or nose; foolish a…
To urge strongly, advise earnestly
Ameliorate
To improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Bombastic
Pompous or overblown in language( full of high sounding words…
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
7 terms
English Vocabulary Set # 3
Drama & Tragedy
Prologue
Chorus
Verbal & Dramatic Irony
An exciting, emotional or unexpected series of events or set…
A separate introductory section of a literary or musical work.
Bystanders in a Greek play. Their roles were to: 1. explain t…
A literary technique, originally used in Greek tragedy, by wh…
Drama & Tragedy
An exciting, emotional or unexpected series of events or set…
Prologue
A separate introductory section of a literary or musical work.
English vocabulary set #3
Mortified
Pilgrimage
Quaint
Profound
Cause of someone to feel embarrassed; subdue by self-denial
A religious journey
Attractively unusual or old fashioned
Very great or intense
Mortified
Cause of someone to feel embarrassed; subdue by self-denial
Pilgrimage
A religious journey
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