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AP Language Unit 5
Laconic
Intrepid
Accost
Reticent
expressing much in few words
brave
to approach and speak to
silent
Laconic
expressing much in few words
Intrepid
brave
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AP English Language Vocabulary Unit 5
Acuity
Delineate
Depraved
Enervate
Keeness
Describe in detail
Thoroughly evil
To weaken
Acuity
Keeness
Delineate
Describe in detail
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Vocabulary Unit 5 AP English Language
Paltry
Contrition
Supposition
Contingency
Small; insignificant
State of repentance; remorse
An uncertain belief
potential happening
Paltry
Small; insignificant
Contrition
State of repentance; remorse
AP English Language and Composition : Unit 5 Vocabulary
Addendum
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
(n.) an addition or supplement designed to increase correctne…
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control
(adj.) self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
Addendum
(n.) an addition or supplement designed to increase correctne…
Amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
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AP English Language and Composition: Vocabulary Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principles
to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of;…
acuity
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
delineate
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary Unit 5
virulent
truculent
altruistic
facile
extremely poisonous; full of malice; spiteful (adj)
fierce and cruel, harsh; aggressive (adj)
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others (adj)
easily done or attained; superficial (adj)
virulent
extremely poisonous; full of malice; spiteful (adj)
truculent
fierce and cruel, harsh; aggressive (adj)
AP English Language Terms Unit 5
homily
hubris
humanism
hyperbole
A leture or sermon on a religious or moral theme meant to gui…
Excessive pride that often hubris affects tone.
A belief that emphasizes faith and optimism in human potentia…
Overstatement; gross exaggeration for hyperbole rhetorical ef…
homily
A leture or sermon on a religious or moral theme meant to gui…
hubris
Excessive pride that often hubris affects tone.
Unit 5 AP Language Vocabulary
array
aside
condemn
conjecture
an impressive display
a message that departs from the main subject
express strong disapproval of
to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
array
an impressive display
aside
a message that departs from the main subject
AP English Language and Composition: Vocabulary Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principles
to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of;…
acuity
sharpness, particularly of the mind or senses
delineate
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
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AP Language Unit 5
Cond
Abscond
Recondite
Crypt
Hide, put away
To leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
Difficult to understand; hidden from understanding
To hide
Cond
Hide, put away
Abscond
To leave in a hurry, especially to escape the law
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AP Language Vocab (Unit 5)
amnesty n.
autonomy n.
axiomatic adj.
blazon v.
in general, any act of forgiveness or absolution
self-government, political control
self-evident, expressing a universally accepted principle
to publish or proclaim widely
amnesty n.
in general, any act of forgiveness or absolution
autonomy n.
self-government, political control
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
Acrimonious
allege
audacity
dubious
Stinging, bitter in temper or tone
to assert without proof or confirmation
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
(adj) doubtful, questionable, suspect
Acrimonious
Stinging, bitter in temper or tone
allege
to assert without proof or confirmation
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AP Language vocab. unit 5
Paltry
Contrition
Supposition
Contingency
Small; insignificant
State of repentance; remorse
An uncertain belief
Potential happening
Paltry
Small; insignificant
Contrition
State of repentance; remorse
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AP English Language: Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 5 Vocabulary
aficionado
aficionado synonyms
browbeat
browbeat synonyms
(n) an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
devotee, enthusiast
(v) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully
cow, coerce
aficionado
(n) an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan
aficionado synonyms
devotee, enthusiast
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AP Language: Vocabulary Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n) sharpness (particularly of mind or senses)
(v) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid det…
(adj) marked by evil or corruption, devoid of moral principles
(v) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n) sharpness (particularly of mind or senses)
delineate
(v) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid det…
AP Language Vocab Unit 5
Paltry
Contrition
Supposition
Contingency
Small; insignificant.
State of repentance; remorse.
An uncertain belief.
Potential happening.
Paltry
Small; insignificant.
Contrition
State of repentance; remorse.
AP Language Vocab: Unit 5
paltry
contrition
supposition
contingency
(adj.) small; insignificant
(n.) state of repentance; remorse
(n.) an uncertain belief
(n.) potential happening
paltry
(adj.) small; insignificant
contrition
(n.) state of repentance; remorse
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(v.) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
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AP Language Unit 5 Vocab
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
(v.) to portray, sketch
(adj.) marked by evil or corruption
(v.) to weaken or lessen mental or physical vigor
acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch
AP English Language and Composition Unit 5-6 Vocabulary
joc
fest, fet
bacch
plaint (root)
joke
festive
name of roman god of wine and celebration Bacchus
to lament
joc
joke
fest, fet
festive
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
malevolent
malicious
malign
malnourished
having or showing intense ill will or hatred
desiring to cause pain, injury, or distress to another
to make harsh and often false or misleading statements
badly or poorly nourished
malevolent
having or showing intense ill will or hatred
malicious
desiring to cause pain, injury, or distress to another
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AP English Unit 5 Vocab
aficionado
browbeat
commensurate
diaphanous
(n.) an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan... SYNO…
(v.) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully…
(adj.) equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; propor…
(adj.) very sheer and light; almost completely transparent... S…
aficionado
(n.) an enthusiastic and usually expert follower or fan... SYNO…
browbeat
(v.) to intimidate by a stern or overbearing manner; to bully…
60 terms
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
Amnesty (n)
Caveat (n)
Flout (v)
Scathing (adj)
a general pardon for an offense against the government; any a…
a warning or caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourag…
to mock or treat with contempt
bitterly severe or withering; causing great harm
Amnesty (n)
a general pardon for an offense against the government; any a…
Caveat (n)
a warning or caution to prevent misunderstanding or discourag…
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
adjudge
adjudicate
adjure
bona fide
(v.) to consider or declare to be true, adjudicate
(v.) to make a formal judgement or decision, adjudge
(v.) to urge or request someone to do something
(adj.) genuine, real
adjudge
(v.) to consider or declare to be true, adjudicate
adjudicate
(v.) to make a formal judgement or decision, adjudge
AP Psychology Unit 5: Memory and Thinking/Language
Memory
recall
recognition
relearning
the persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
a measure of memory in which the person must retrieve informa…
a measure of memory in which the person need only identify it…
a measure of memory that assesses the amount of time saved wh…
Memory
the persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
recall
a measure of memory in which the person must retrieve informa…
AP Human Geography Unit 5- Language
accent
Anatolian Hypothesis
Kurgan Hypothesis
Creole
the way a language is pronounced
The Proto-Indo-European language peacefully spread through th…
Indo - European languages arrived in Europe around 3000 BCE w…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
accent
the way a language is pronounced
Anatolian Hypothesis
The Proto-Indo-European language peacefully spread through th…
14 terms
AP English Language and Composition Unit 5 Exam
Harlem
Ballad of the Landlord
The Bitter River
Jesse B. Simple
Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes
Harlem
Langston Hughes
Ballad of the Landlord
Langston Hughes
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AP Language Vocabulary - Unit 5
Martial
Inexorable
Supercilious
Dexterous
adj. Warlike, military, pertaining to the armed forces
adj. Unchangeable or unstoppable by begging or pleading
adj. Scornfully looking down on others; disdainfully superior
adj. Skillful, clever, efficient, able
Martial
adj. Warlike, military, pertaining to the armed forces
Inexorable
adj. Unchangeable or unstoppable by begging or pleading
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AP Language Unit 5 Vocabulary
Laconic
Intrepid
Accost
Reticent
using very few words; expressing much in few words; concise t…
resolutely fearless; adventurous; dauntless; characterized by…
to confront boldly; to approach, especially with a greeting,…
inclined to be silent or uncommunicative in speech; restraine…
Laconic
using very few words; expressing much in few words; concise t…
Intrepid
resolutely fearless; adventurous; dauntless; characterized by…
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
Cajole
Callous
Capitulate
Capricious
To persuade by pleasant words or false promises
Unfeeling; insensitive
To surrender; to cease resisting
Changeable; fickle
Cajole
To persuade by pleasant words or false promises
Callous
Unfeeling; insensitive
21 terms
ap unit 5 language vocab
British Received Pronouncement
creole language
denglish
dialect
the dialect of english associated with upper-class Britons li…
a language that results in the mixing of a colonizer's langua…
combination of german and english
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
British Received Pronouncement
the dialect of english associated with upper-class Britons li…
creole language
a language that results in the mixing of a colonizer's langua…
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Word Wealth Unit 5 AP English Language 11th grade
adhere
alter
veer/deviate
diversify
To stick fast, cling
To change or modify
To swing or turn from an intended plan or course of action
To alter something so as to serve a variety of needs
adhere
To stick fast, cling
alter
To change or modify
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Unit 5 Vocab AP Language
Abscond
Recondite
Crpyptic
Apochryphal
To leave in a hurry; flee
Difficult to understand; obscure
Having a secret meaning
Coming from an unreliable source; unauthenticated
Abscond
To leave in a hurry; flee
Recondite
Difficult to understand; obscure
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 5
Acuity
Delineate
Depraved
Enervate
noun... 1. sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
verb... 1. to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid…
adjective... 1. marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral p…
verb... 1. to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vi…
Acuity
noun... 1. sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
Delineate
verb... 1. to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid…
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AP Language Unit 5 Vocabulary
Acuity
Delineate
Depraved
Enervate
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principles
to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of;…
Acuity
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
Delineate
to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
AP Language & Composition: Unit 5 SAT Words
Amnesty
Autonomy
Axiomatic
Blazon
(noun) A general pardon for an offense against the government…
(noun) Self government; Political control
(adj) Self evident; Expressing a universally accepted princip…
(verb) To adorn or embellish; To display conspicuously; To pu…
Amnesty
(noun) A general pardon for an offense against the government…
Autonomy
(noun) Self government; Political control
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AP Language Unit 5
Laconic
Intrepid
Accost
Reticent
adj expressing much in few words
adj brave
verb to approach and speak to
adj silent
Laconic
adj expressing much in few words
Intrepid
adj brave
Ap Language vocab unit 5
Lyrical prose
Malapropism
Maxim
Melodrama
prose that sounds very poetic. It's personal and reflective.…
a confused use of words in which the appropriate word is repl…
a saying or proverb expressing common wisdom or truth. "Cheat…
An exaggerated drama in terms of the events, characters, and…
Lyrical prose
prose that sounds very poetic. It's personal and reflective.…
Malapropism
a confused use of words in which the appropriate word is repl…
AP Language Unit 5 Vocab
Acuity
Delineate
Depraved
Enervate
Sharpness( paticularly of the mind or senses. SYN- acuteness.…
To portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
Marked by evil and corruption, devoid or moral principles.... SY…
To weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of;…
Acuity
Sharpness( paticularly of the mind or senses. SYN- acuteness.…
Delineate
To portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid detail;…
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Vocab Unit 5 AP Language
assiduous
caustic
chastise
elucidate
hard-working
sarcastic
to criticize
to make clear
assiduous
hard-working
caustic
sarcastic
Unit 5 AP Language Vocabulary
array
aside
condemn
conjecture
an impressive display
a message that departs from the main subject
express strong disapproval of
to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
array
an impressive display
aside
a message that departs from the main subject
21 terms
Conroe AP Human Geography Unit 5 (Language)
Creole
Dialect
Indo-European Language
Isogloss
of or relating to a language that arises from contact between…
the usage or vocabulary that is charecteristic of a specific…
the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughou…
the geographical boundary of a certain linguistic feature, su…
Creole
of or relating to a language that arises from contact between…
Dialect
the usage or vocabulary that is charecteristic of a specific…
20 terms
AP Language Unit 5 Vocabulary
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
(adj.) marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral princip…
(v.) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n.) sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
delineate
(v.) to portray, sketch, or describe in accurate and vivid de…
35 terms
AP Language Vocab Unit 5
anaphora
anecdote
antecedent
balanced sentence
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
a brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
a sentence in which words, phrases, or clauses are set off ag…
anaphora
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
anecdote
a brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
AP Language Unit 5,6
phil
mal
spec
omni
love
harmful
viewing
limitless
phil
love
mal
harmful
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AP Language Unit 5
Abscond
Recondite
Cryptic
Apocryphal
To leave in a hurry; especially to escape the law
Difficult to understand; hidden from
Hard to understand; having a secret meaning
Coming from an unreliable source; untrue
Abscond
To leave in a hurry; especially to escape the law
Recondite
Difficult to understand; hidden from
15 terms
AP Language and Composition: Unit 5 Vocabulary Words
Acquisition (n.)
Ambivalent (adj.)
Benevolent (adj.)
Brazen (adj.)
Addition; Purchase
Uncertain; Conflicted
Generous; Altruistic
Shameless; Impudent
Acquisition (n.)
Addition; Purchase
Ambivalent (adj.)
Uncertain; Conflicted
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AP Language Key Terms: 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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AP English Unit 5
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
(n) sharpness (Particularly in mind or senses)... SYN: keenness,…
(v) To portray, sketch or describe in accurate and vivid deta…
(adj) Marked by evil and corruption, devoid of moral principl…
(v) to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor…
acuity
(n) sharpness (Particularly in mind or senses)... SYN: keenness,…
delineate
(v) To portray, sketch or describe in accurate and vivid deta…
AP Language and composition Unit 5 Vocabulary
Acquisition
Ambivalent
Benevolent
Brazen
addition; purchase (asset, gain)
uncertain; conflicted
Genorous; Altruisitc
BOLD, shameless; imprudent
Acquisition
addition; purchase (asset, gain)
Ambivalent
uncertain; conflicted
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