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19 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
succinctly
phantasm
docility
sagacious
short and to the point
ghost, specter
gentle, calm, sweet
wise
succinctly
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
25 terms
The Black Cat - Poe
terrify
torture
cruel
legend
v. To fill with extreme fear.
to cause of very bad physical or mental pain
mean, brutal
A story from the past, with historical and usually supernatur…
terrify
v. To fill with extreme fear.
torture
to cause of very bad physical or mental pain
17 terms
"The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe
atrocity
bravado
carcass
deliberately
terrible/horrific crime or act
bold manner to impress, brag, or boast
dead body
on purpose
atrocity
terrible/horrific crime or act
bravado
bold manner to impress, brag, or boast
10 terms
The Black Cat (Poe)
intemperate
malevolence
irrevocable
atrocity
Lacking restraint; excessive
wishing evil to others
(adj.) incapable of being changed or can't take back
(n.) an extremely wicked, brutal, or cruel act; something ver…
intemperate
Lacking restraint; excessive
malevolence
wishing evil to others
20 terms
The Black Cat (Poe)
Solicit
Baroques
Phantasm
Sagacious
Approach with a request, plea or ask for
Forms of literature common in the 17th century and marked by…
An illusion or ghost
Shrew'd or keen
Solicit
Approach with a request, plea or ask for
Baroques
Forms of literature common in the 17th century and marked by…
23 terms
Poe's The Black Cat
solicit
mad
succinct
docile
to seek for something by respectful request... (adj.) showing co…
(adj.) mentally disturbed
(adj )Brief, concise
(adj.) Easy to teach or manage
solicit
to seek for something by respectful request... (adj.) showing co…
mad
(adj.) mentally disturbed
15 terms
"The Black Cat" by Poe
gossamer
tincture
peevish
atrocity
(adj) sheer; light and delicate; like cobwebs
(n) 1. an elixir; medicine 2. a slight trace or stain (v) 3.…
(adj.) cross, complaining, irritable; contrary
(n.) an extremely wicked, brutal, or cruel act; something ver…
gossamer
(adj) sheer; light and delicate; like cobwebs
tincture
(n) 1. an elixir; medicine 2. a slight trace or stain (v) 3.…
11 terms
Poe's The Black Cat
mad
maltreat
conflagration
docile
insane, mentally disturbed
to treat in a cruel way
a destructive fire
easily managed or handled
mad
insane, mentally disturbed
maltreat
to treat in a cruel way
10 terms
Poe's "The Black Cat"
solicit
succinctly
phantasm
docile
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
briefly and clearly expressed
apparition; ghost; phantom
Easy to teach or manage; obedient
solicit
(adj.) showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about some…
succinctly
briefly and clearly expressed
20 terms
The Black Cat by Poe
Solicit
Baroque
Phantasm
Sagacious
to ask for or to obtain
relating to or denoting a style of European architecture, mus…
a figment of the imagination; an illusion or apparition
acutely insightful and wise
Solicit
to ask for or to obtain
Baroque
relating to or denoting a style of European architecture, mus…
7 terms
the black cat -Mr.poe
violent
spirit
streaming
rubbed
bloody
something from moral
flow
scrubbed
violent
bloody
spirit
something from moral
22 terms
Poe-The Black Cat
1st Person
in a jail cell
nice and innocent
they both loved animals
In what point of view is the story written?
Where is the narrator as he writes the story?
Describe the main character.
What similarity did the husband and wife share?
1st Person
In what point of view is the story written?
in a jail cell
Where is the narrator as he writes the story?
15 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
macabre
unreliable narrator
succinctly
phantasm
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
short and to the point
ghost, specter
macabre
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
unreliable narrator
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
19 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
unreliable narrator
succinctly
sagacious
uncongenial
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
short and to the point
wise
not nice or getting along
unreliable narrator
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
succinctly
short and to the point
15 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
succinctly
phantasm
sagacious
tinctured
short and to the point
ghost, specter
wise
touched by, a hint of
succinctly
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
15 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
macabre
succinctly
docility
sagacious
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
short and to the point
gentle, calm, sweet
wise
macabre
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
succinctly
short and to the point
11 terms
Poe Vocab "black cat'
Anomalous
Conflagration
Equivocal
Expedient
Not expected or usual
A large destructive fire
Having two or more possible meanings
Providing an easy and quick way to solve a problem or do some…
Anomalous
Not expected or usual
Conflagration
A large destructive fire
14 terms
Poe: The Black Cat Flashcards
The Black Cat MLA 1
Edgar Allan Poe MLA 2
Shmoop The Black Cat Introduction MLA 3
Diabolical evil and "The Black Cat" ML…
Baym, Nina, and Robert S. Levine. "The Black Cat." The Norton…
"Edgar Allan Poe." DISCovering Authors. Detroit: Gale, 2003.…
Shmoop Editorial Team. "The Black Cat." Shmoop.com. Shmoop Un…
Ki, Magdalen Wing-Chi. "Diabolical evil and 'The Black Cat'."…
The Black Cat MLA 1
Baym, Nina, and Robert S. Levine. "The Black Cat." The Norton…
Edgar Allan Poe MLA 2
"Edgar Allan Poe." DISCovering Authors. Detroit: Gale, 2003.…
15 terms
The Black Cat (Poe) Set 2
anomalous
aversion
chimera
conflagration
not expected or usual
A strong feeling of not liking something
Something that exist only in the imagination and is not possi…
A large destructive fire; a war or conflict.
anomalous
not expected or usual
aversion
A strong feeling of not liking something
38 terms
Poe Cab Black Cat
solicit
succinctly
expound
docility
the petition persistently, to seek out
tersely, briefly, concisely
to explain or describe in detail
tameness, a willingness to be taught, good behavior
solicit
the petition persistently, to seek out
succinctly
tersely, briefly, concisely
25 terms
The black cat vocabulary (Poe)
Solicit
Phantasm
Docile
Disposition
To seek or request (v)
An illusory likeness of something-ghost (n)
Easily managed or handled (adj)
Ones spirits; mental and emotional outlook or mood-personalit…
Solicit
To seek or request (v)
Phantasm
An illusory likeness of something-ghost (n)
15 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
succinctly
phantasm
docility
sagacious
short and to the point
ghost, specter
gentle, calm, sweet
wise
succinctly
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
31 terms
"The Black Cat"- Poe
solicit
baroque
phantasm
sagacious
request urgently or persistently
elaborate ornamentation in decorative art and architecture
something existing in perception only
acutely insightful and wise
solicit
request urgently or persistently
baroque
elaborate ornamentation in decorative art and architecture
11 terms
Poe black cat vocab
atrocity
equivocal
Phantasm
pestilence
an extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving phy…
open to more than one interpretation; ambiguous.
a creation of the imagination or fancy; fantasy.
a fatal epidemic disease, especially bubonic plague.
atrocity
an extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving phy…
equivocal
open to more than one interpretation; ambiguous.
50 terms
The Black Cat by Poe Vocabulary Words
adjacent :
allayed :
anomalous :
apparition :
bordering, connecting
eased, diminished, dispel
unnatural, odd, peculiar
vision, hallucination
adjacent :
bordering, connecting
allayed :
eased, diminished, dispel
38 terms
Poe Black cat
dreary
pondered
weary
quaint
depressing and boring
considered carefully; thought over
tired
charmingly old-fashioned
dreary
depressing and boring
pondered
considered carefully; thought over
15 terms
Black cat Poe vocabulary
Solicit
Phantasm
Docile
Disposition
to seek or request ... Verb
An illusory likeness of something ... Noun
Easily managed or handled ... Adj
Ones spirit, mental and emotional outlook or mood... Noun
Solicit
to seek or request ... Verb
Phantasm
An illusory likeness of something ... Noun
38 terms
Poe Black cat
dreary
pondered
weary
quaint
depressing and boring
considered carefully; thought over
tired
charmingly old-fashioned
dreary
depressing and boring
pondered
considered carefully; thought over
31 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
macabre
unreliable narrator
succinctly
phantasm
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
short and to the point
ghost, specter
macabre
being horrifying; having to do with death and gruesomeness
unreliable narrator
a narrator who is biased or crazy; not getting the full story…
80 terms
PoeCab The Black Cat
Solicit
Succinctly
Expound
Docility
to petition persistently
tersely, briefly, concisely
to explain or describe in detail
tameness
Solicit
to petition persistently
Succinctly
tersely, briefly, concisely
69 terms
Poe-cabulary "The Black Cat"
Solicit
Succinctly
Expound
Docility
To petition persistently, to seek out
Tersely, briefly, concisely
To explain or describe in detail
Tameness, a willingness to be taught, good behavior
Solicit
To petition persistently, to seek out
Succinctly
Tersely, briefly, concisely
5 terms
Vocabulary in Poe's "The Black Cat"
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10 terms
"The Black Cat" by Edgar Allen Poe
homely
succinctly
docile
fidelity
not attractive; common; not refined
expressed in a few words; compressed in a small area
the quality of being easily managed, handled or taught
Strict or extreme loyalty
homely
not attractive; common; not refined
succinctly
expressed in a few words; compressed in a small area
12 terms
"The Black Cat" by E.A. Poe
succinct
phantasm
docility
disposition
exposed briefly and clearly
resembling a ghost or phantom like characteristics
docile (ready to accept control or instruction) quality; subm…
one's habitual ways of acting towards others about things
succinct
exposed briefly and clearly
phantasm
resembling a ghost or phantom like characteristics
23 terms
The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe
Original setting
Death of narrator
Narrator
Narrator's wife
Cell of a prisoner
Execution by hanging
Prisoner scheduled for execution; loathes a cat he once loved…
Woman of agreeable disposition who likes animals and obtains…
Original setting
Cell of a prisoner
Death of narrator
Execution by hanging
10 terms
"The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe
conspicuous
maltreating
vile
infinite
easily seen or noticed; Obvious
treating badly
evil
unending, limitless
conspicuous
easily seen or noticed; Obvious
maltreating
treating badly
15 terms
Edgar Allen Poe The Black Cat
solicit
baroque
phantasm
sagacious
request urgently or persistently
elaborate ornamentation in decorative art and architecture
something existing in perception only
acutely insightful and wise
solicit
request urgently or persistently
baroque
elaborate ornamentation in decorative art and architecture
23 terms
The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe
Original setting
Death of narrator
Narrator
Narrator's wife
Cell of a prisoner
Execution by hanging
Prisoner scheduled for execution; loathes a cat he once loved…
Woman of agreeable disposition who likes animals and obtains…
Original setting
Cell of a prisoner
Death of narrator
Execution by hanging
27 terms
Black cat (Poe) flash cards
Abridged
Infamy
Perversity
Reposing
Shortened version
When someone is famous for something negative
The state of being evil or gross
Sitting or resting
Abridged
Shortened version
Infamy
When someone is famous for something negative
18 terms
Black Cat ~ Edgar Allan Poe
sorts
a fine
during
selfish
rodzaje
mandat
podczas
samolubny
sorts
rodzaje
a fine
mandat
8 terms
The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe
solicit
succinctly
barroques
docile
...
...
...
...
solicit
...
succinctly
...
12 terms
Tell tale/the black cat by poe
Acute
Profound
Sagacity
Audacity
Sharp; severe
Capable of having great knowledge or understanding
Sharp mental ability
Reckless daring; boldness
Acute
Sharp; severe
Profound
Capable of having great knowledge or understanding
20 terms
"The Black Cat" Poe-Cabulary & POS
Solicit
Phantasm
Docile
Disposition
verb-to seek or request
noun-an illusory likeness of something
adjective-easily managed to handled
noun-ones spirits, mental and emotional outlook or mood
Solicit
verb-to seek or request
Phantasm
noun-an illusory likeness of something
25 terms
Edgar Allen Poe The Black Cat
Homely
Solicit
Succinctly
Docility
Lacking in physical attractiveness; plain
To seek for something by entreaty, earnest or respectful requ…
Expressed in few words
Easily managed or handled
Homely
Lacking in physical attractiveness; plain
Solicit
To seek for something by entreaty, earnest or respectful requ…
15 terms
"The Black Cat" by Edgar Allan Poe
atrocity
bravado
carcass
deliberately
terrible/horrific crime or act
bold manner to impress, brag, or boast
dead body
on purpose
atrocity
terrible/horrific crime or act
bravado
bold manner to impress, brag, or boast
20 terms
Edgar Allen Poe: "The Black Cat"
Allusion
Anomoulous
Aversion
Chimera
Implied or direct reference, hinting at
Deviating from what is standard, normal, or expcted
Strong disinclination, disliking
Horrible creature of the imagination
Allusion
Implied or direct reference, hinting at
Anomoulous
Deviating from what is standard, normal, or expcted
12 terms
The Black Cat By Edgar Allan Poe
Abridged
Infamy
Perversity
Reposing
Shortened verison
When someone is famous for doing something negative.
The state of being evil or gross
Sitting or resting
Abridged
Shortened verison
Infamy
When someone is famous for doing something negative.
12 terms
The black cat by Edgar Allan Poe
Solicit
Succinctly
Expound
Disposition
(verb) to seek for something by asking.
(adverb) expressed in few words.
(verb) to explain in great detail.
(noun) someones natural mental and emotional tendencies.
Solicit
(verb) to seek for something by asking.
Succinctly
(adverb) expressed in few words.
8 terms
The Black Cat (Edgar Allan Poe)
docility
sagacious
debauch
perverseness
calm
wise
destroy moral purity
doing something because you know its wrong
docility
calm
sagacious
wise
20 terms
Wordsmith: The Black Cat by Allen Poe
phantasm
sagacious
gossamer
Pluto
a mental image or representation of a real object
having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical…
a fine, filmy cobweb seen on grass or bushes or floating in t…
Classical Mythology. a name given to Hades, under which he is…
phantasm
a mental image or representation of a real object
sagacious
having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical…
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