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6 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
momentous
default
legitimate
militancy
of great importance
TO FAIL TO ACT... failure to pay back a loan
(adj.) lawful, rightful; reasonable, justifiable
the act of aggressively supporting a political or social caus…
momentous
of great importance
default
TO FAIL TO ACT... failure to pay back a loan
10 terms
American Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
anomalous
aspersion
brusque
demagogue
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
(n.) A leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
anomalous
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
20 terms
Literature Vocab Unit 6
Accede
Brandish
Compromise
Deft
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
To include or contain; to be made up of
Skillful, nimble
Accede
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
to waive or florish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
to include or contain; to be made up of
skillful, nimble
accede
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
to waive or florish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
20 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
(n) Involvement in wrongdoing; The state of being an accompli…
(n) Someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj…
Abject
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
Agnostic
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
agenda
amiable
befuddle
blight
the program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of things…
friendly, good-natured
to confuse, make stupid
a disease that causes plants to wither or die; a condition of…
agenda
the program for a meeting; a list, outline, or plan of things…
amiable
friendly, good-natured
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
agenda
amiable
befuddle
blight
the program for a meeting,a list, outline, or plan of things…
friendly, good- natured (adj)
to confuse, make stupid (v)
a disease that causes plant to wither and die, a condition of…
agenda
the program for a meeting,a list, outline, or plan of things…
amiable
friendly, good- natured (adj)
20 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
(n) Involvement in wrongdoing; The state of being an accompli…
(n) Someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj…
Abject
(adj) Degraded; Base, contemptible; Cringing, servile; Comple…
Agnostic
(n) One who believes that nothing can be known about God; A s…
10 terms
American Literature Vocabulary Workshop Level F Unit 6 (Adapted)
bizarre
brusque
cajole
contrive
(adj). extremely strange, unusual, atypical... syn. grotesque, f…
(adj). abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... syn. curt, tactless…
(v). to coax, persuade through flattery or artifice; to decei…
(v). to plan with ingenuity, invent; to bring about as the re…
bizarre
(adj). extremely strange, unusual, atypical... syn. grotesque, f…
brusque
(adj). abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... syn. curt, tactless…
20 terms
Vocabulary Unit 6 Vocab Terms- Pre AP Literature
Affluent
Feasible
Discern
Sally (v.)
Rich
Possible
Perceive or aware
Suddenly rush forth
Affluent
Rich
Feasible
Possible
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Literature-Unit 6 Vocabulary
myth
legend
fable
tall tale
traditional story used to explain mysteries of the universe
a story passed down based on real people and events
a brief story that teaches a lesson
a story with exaggeration and is often humorous
myth
traditional story used to explain mysteries of the universe
legend
a story passed down based on real people and events
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalitites
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary: Unit 6
atone
bondage
credible
defray
(verb) to make up for
(noun) slavery, any state of being bound or held down
(adjective) believable
(verb) to pay for
atone
(verb) to make up for
bondage
(noun) slavery, any state of being bound or held down
20 terms
Literature: Unit 6 Vocabulary
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
To make up for
Slavery; any state of being bound or held them
Believable
To pay for
Atone
To make up for
Bondage
Slavery; any state of being bound or held them
22 terms
American Literature and Composition Unit 6 vocabulary
Anomalous
Arbiter
Aspersion
Bizarre
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) One having power to decide a matter at issue; a judge, u…
(n.) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) Extremely strange, unusual, weird
Anomalous
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Arbiter
(n.) One having power to decide a matter at issue; a judge, u…
30 terms
AP Literature Vocabulary: Unit 6 (+ Lit Terms)
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
(adj.) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly ab…
(n.) a short saying; an authoritative statement
abortive
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
20 terms
Unit 6 Vocab Terms ~ Literature
Abashed
Aloof
Anguish
Articulate
Embarrassed, ashamed, nonpulsed
Withdrawn, standing apart from others by choice
Great mental suffering, distress, pain
To pronounce distinctly, to express well in words
Abashed
Embarrassed, ashamed, nonpulsed
Aloof
Withdrawn, standing apart from others by choice
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary Cards
Anonymous
Browse
Dupe
Dynamic
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
a person easily tricked or deceived; to deceive
active, energetic, forceful
Anonymous
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
Browse
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary Cards
Anonymous
Browse
Dupe
Dynamic
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
a person easily tricked or deceived; to deceive
active, energetic, forceful
Anonymous
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
Browse
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
20 terms
Vocabulary Unit 6 Literature
atone
bondage
credible
defray
(v.) to make up for
(n.) slavery; any state of being bound or held down
(adj.) believable
(v.) to pay for
atone
(v.) to make up for
bondage
(n.) slavery; any state of being bound or held down
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American Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary (11-20)
officious
ominous
pinnacle
premeditated
(adj.) meddling; excessively forward in offering services or…
(adj.) unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
(n.) a high peak or point
(adj., part.) considered beforehand, deliberately planned
officious
(adj.) meddling; excessively forward in offering services or…
ominous
(adj.) unfavorable, threatening, of bad omen
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary Words
Anonymous
Browse
Dupe
Dynamic
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
a person easily tricked or deceived; to deceive
active, energetic, forceful
Anonymous
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
Browse
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Terms
argument
claim
support
counter
an issue on which people can take a position and support it w…
the writer's or speaker's position on an issue
the reasons and evidence that support the claim
to oppose or act against something
argument
an issue on which people can take a position and support it w…
claim
the writer's or speaker's position on an issue
24 terms
Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary
prologue
recant
agenda
abstain
a speech, passage, or event coming before the main speech or…
to formally withdraw
plan of action; purpose
to not do something
prologue
a speech, passage, or event coming before the main speech or…
recant
to formally withdraw
20 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abashed
Aloof
Anguish
Articulate
Adj., Part.... Embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
Adj.... Withdrawn, standing apart from others by choice
N., V.... (N.) Great mental suffering, distress, or pain; (V.) t…
V., Adj.... (V.) To pronounce distinctly; to express well in wor…
Abashed
Adj., Part.... Embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
Aloof
Adj.... Withdrawn, standing apart from others by choice
11 terms
Unit 6 Literature vocabulary
Bluff
Stallion
Jerky
Dusk
A hill or cliff
A male horse used for breeding.
Dried beef
Partial darkness between day and night
Bluff
A hill or cliff
Stallion
A male horse used for breeding.
9 terms
Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Adjourn (v)
Alien (n)
Compensate (v)
Erratic (adj)
To move to another place
A citizen of another country
To make up for
Not regular
Adjourn (v)
To move to another place
Alien (n)
A citizen of another country
10 terms
Literature vocabulary unit 6
Adjourn
Alien
Compensate
Erratic
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily, move to another place
(N) a citizen of another country
(V) to make up for; to repay for services
(Adj) not regular or consistent
Adjourn
(V) to stop proceedings temporarily, move to another place
Alien
(N) a citizen of another country
20 terms
Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
To make up for
Slavery / Any state of being held down or bound
Believable
To pay for
Atone
To make up for
Bondage
Slavery / Any state of being held down or bound
30 terms
Vocabulary Unit 6 Literature
Abscond
Amatory
Argot
Baleen
To sneak away and hide
Pertaining to lovers or lovemaking
Specialized vocabulary; jargon
Whalebone
Abscond
To sneak away and hide
Amatory
Pertaining to lovers or lovemaking
42 terms
Literature - Unit6
autobiography
biography
blog
crime story
autobiografia
biografia
blog
kryminał
autobiography
autobiografia
biography
biografia
15 terms
Literature unit 6 vocabulary
Infinitely
Aptitude
Vengeance
Inconsolable
Limitless or endless in space
Natural ability to do something
Punishment inflicted or retribution exacted for an injury or…
Not able to be comforted or alleviated
Infinitely
Limitless or endless in space
Aptitude
Natural ability to do something
25 terms
Literature unit 6 Vocabulary
Cerulean
Morbid
Filially
Acrid
Sky blue
Given to interest in disturbing subject manner such as death…
In the manner of a child to a parent
Strong harsh
Cerulean
Sky blue
Morbid
Given to interest in disturbing subject manner such as death…
unit 6 literature vocabulary
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal
a damaging or derogatory statement
extremely strange
abrupt, blunt
anomalous
abnormal
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement
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Literature Unit 6 Terms
Rhyme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
End Ryme
The correspondence of sounds.
The regular recurrence of sound.
This is using words which sound like what they mean. (growl,…
This is the repetition of the accented or stress vowel sound…
Rhyme
The correspondence of sounds.
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sound.
10 terms
Literature Terms for Unit 6
A seeming contradiction
The contrast between what is reasonabl…
He contrast between a reader's knowled…
Language that means something other th…
Paradox
Situational irony
Dramatic irony
Verbal irony
A seeming contradiction
Paradox
The contrast between what is reasonabl…
Situational irony
14 terms
Literature terms(unit6)
Who was the author of the Eve of St. A…
Who was the author of Ozymandias?
Who was the author of She Walks in Bea…
Who was the author of Rime of the Anci…
Keats
Shelley
Byron
Coleridge
Who was the author of the Eve of St. A…
Keats
Who was the author of Ozymandias?
Shelley
12 terms
10A Literature and Composition Unit 6 Vocabulary
Adherent
Incoherent
Inherent
Diffusive
A follower of a person or idea.
Not able to be understood, nonsensical.
Existing as a natural part.
(1.) Not concentrated or focused, wordy. (2.) To spread out o…
Adherent
A follower of a person or idea.
Incoherent
Not able to be understood, nonsensical.
20 terms
Advanced Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
Abnormal, irregular, departing from usual... S: exceptional, unu…
Damaging/derogatory statement, act of slandering/defaming... S:…
Extremely strange/unusual/atypical ... S: grotesque, fantastic,…
Abrupt, blunt, without formalities ... S: tactless, ungracious A…
Anomalous
Abnormal, irregular, departing from usual... S: exceptional, unu…
Aspersion
Damaging/derogatory statement, act of slandering/defaming... S:…
25 terms
Southern Literature- Unit 6 Vocabulary
-cryph-, -crypt-
-dem-, -demo-
-gen-
-gnos-
(Greek root) hidden, secret
(Greek root) people
(Greek root) race, kind, origin, birth
(Greek root) know
-cryph-, -crypt-
(Greek root) hidden, secret
-dem-, -demo-
(Greek root) people
10 terms
AP Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary
Affable
Amiable
Amicable
Congenial
easy to talk to; easy to approach, friendly; kind, amiable
friendly, kind
showing goodwill; peaceable
compatible; having kindred needs or tastes; sympathetic
Affable
easy to talk to; easy to approach, friendly; kind, amiable
Amiable
friendly, kind
16 terms
Literature: Vocabulary Unit 6
Recant
Incantation
Disenchanted
Cant/Chant
To formally withdrawal
Tutorial chants, spell
Losing fondness for, disillusioned
To sing, to call
Recant
To formally withdrawal
Incantation
Tutorial chants, spell
20 terms
British Literature Unit 6 Vocabulary
abject
complicity
agnostic
derelict
adj. degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complet…
n. involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice
n. one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a sk…
n. someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; adj.…
abject
adj. degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; complet…
complicity
n. involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice
12 terms
Unit 6 Literature & Composition
Adherent(n.)
Incoherent(adj.)
Inherent(adj.)
Diffuse(adj.)
A follower of a person or idea
Not able to be understood
Existing as a natural part
Not concentrated or focused
Adherent(n.)
A follower of a person or idea
Incoherent(adj.)
Not able to be understood
25 terms
British Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Agnostic
Complicity
(Adjective) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile;…
(Noun) one who believes that nothing can be known about God;…
(Adjective) without faith, skeptical
(Noun) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accom…
Abject
(Adjective) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile;…
Agnostic
(Noun) one who believes that nothing can be known about God;…
19 terms
Unit 6 Vocabulary - AP Literature
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
(adj) isolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly abus…
(n) a short saying; an authoritative statement
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary Words
Dupe
Dynamic
Grim
Preview
A person easily tricked
Energetic
Savage
To see ahead of time
Dupe
A person easily tricked
Dynamic
Energetic
20 terms
American Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Aversion
Calamity
Consistency
Contradict
a fixed, intense dislike; repugnance; the avoidance of a thin…
(n) an event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or…
(n) agreement or logical coherence among things or parts; cor…
(v) to assert to be untrue, often by saying the opposite. SYN…
Aversion
a fixed, intense dislike; repugnance; the avoidance of a thin…
Calamity
(n) an event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or…
20 terms
Unit 6 Literature Vocabulary Words
anonymous
browse
dupe
dynamic
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
a person easily tricked or deceived; to deceive
active, energetic, forceful
anonymous
unnamed, without the name of the person involved (writer, com…
browse
to nibble, graze; to read casually; to window-shop
12 terms
World Literature - Unit 6 Vocabulary
incoherent
inherent
diffuse
resolute
not able to be understood; nonsensical
existing as a natural part
not concentrated, focused; wordy OR to spread out or distribute
determined; steadfast
incoherent
not able to be understood; nonsensical
inherent
existing as a natural part
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