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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 1
Abstract
Acquiesce
Adulation
Adversarey
theoretical; not concrete; non-representational
assent, agree without professing
flattery; admiration
opponent
Abstract
theoretical; not concrete; non-representational
Acquiesce
assent, agree without professing
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AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List
Apathy
Ambiguous
Fervent
Vagrant
Lack of emotion or intrest
Having more than meaning; vague
Passionate
A wandering homeless person; a tramp
Apathy
Lack of emotion or intrest
Ambiguous
Having more than meaning; vague
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AP English Language and Composition: SAT 28
Salutary
Sanction
Saturate
Savory
Healthful; Beneficial
Approval
Soak; Bathe
Appetizing; Tasty
Salutary
Healthful; Beneficial
Sanction
Approval
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AP English Language/Composition: SAT 22
Opulent (adj)
Overt (adj)
Painstaking (noun)
Pariah (noun)
Wealthy, rich
Not concealed or secret
Careful and diligent effort
An outcast
Opulent (adj)
Wealthy, rich
Overt (adj)
Not concealed or secret
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AP English Language and Composition Part 1 SAT VOCAB
abrogate
abstrute
admonish
adulate
to repeal to abolish... synonym ... revoke overturn... antonym ... inst…
hard to understand; esoteric; technical ... synonym ... obscure; p…
to warn; to advise... synonym ... reprimand, scold... antonym ... appro…
to idolize, to worship... synonym... adore cherish... antonym... despis…
abrogate
to repeal to abolish... synonym ... revoke overturn... antonym ... inst…
abstrute
hard to understand; esoteric; technical ... synonym ... obscure; p…
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AP English Language and Composition SAT vocab
Abate
Abdicate
Aberration
Abhor
To reduce or lessen
To give up or surrender a position
Something unusual; anomaly
To hate, despise
Abate
To reduce or lessen
Abdicate
To give up or surrender a position
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AP English Language and Composition #1
Rhetoric
Qualify
Persona
Logos
The art of effective speaking... ex. Having good rhetoric is hel…
Seeing both sides of a claim
How one shows themselves to the audience to best persuade the…
Using logic to provide evidence for a claim... ex. A good argume…
Rhetoric
The art of effective speaking... ex. Having good rhetoric is hel…
Qualify
Seeing both sides of a claim
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AP Language & Composition Scintillating Cinderella SAT Word List 1-50
haughtiest
disparity
paragon
irascible
most excessively proud
difference
model of excellence
quick-tempered, irritable
haughtiest
most excessively proud
disparity
difference
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Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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AP English Language and Composition SAT VOCABULARY STUDY
assimilation
astringent
attenuate
bawdy
to absorb, to make similar
binding, constricting
to make or become fine, to diminish the value of
vulgar, lewd
assimilation
to absorb, to make similar
astringent
binding, constricting
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SAT Vocab AP English Language and Composition
Factious
Ignoble
Boor
Aegis
Causing disagreement
Dishonorable; shameful
A rude or impolite person
A shield; protection
Factious
Causing disagreement
Ignoble
Dishonorable; shameful
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AP English Language and Composition SAT words
Affront
Blase
Cajole
Choleric
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
To persuade by flattery or promises; wheedle; coax
Extremely irritable or easily angered; irascible
Affront
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Blase
Indifferent to or bored with life; unimpressed, as or as if f…
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary 1
Concomitant
Conflagration
Contrite
Conundrum
(adj.) accompanying in a subordinate fashion (His dislike of…
(n.) great fire (The conflagration consumed the entire buildi…
(adj.) penitent, eager to be forgiven (Blake's contrite behav…
(n.) puzzle, problem (Interpreting Jane's behavior was a cons…
Concomitant
(adj.) accompanying in a subordinate fashion (His dislike of…
Conflagration
(n.) great fire (The conflagration consumed the entire buildi…
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AP English Language and Composition SAT VOCABULARY STUDY
abrogate
abstruse
admonish
adulate
to repeal; to abolish
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
to warn; to advise
to idolize; to worship
abrogate
to repeal; to abolish
abstruse
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
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Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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AP English Language and Composition #1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
the repetition of sounds
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
the multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
the repetition of sounds
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary (Set 1)
Abjure
Abrogate
Acerbic
Acrimony
(v.) to reject, renounce (To prove his honesty, the president…
(v.) to abolish, usually by authority (The Bill of Rights ass…
(adj.) biting, bitter in tone or taste (Jill became extremely…
(n.) bitterness, discord (Though they vowed that no girl woul…
Abjure
(v.) to reject, renounce (To prove his honesty, the president…
Abrogate
(v.) to abolish, usually by authority (The Bill of Rights ass…
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AP English Language and Composition 1
allegory
repetition
allusion
ambiguity
A literary work in which things represent abstractions.
The duplication of any element of language.
A direct or indirect reference to something
The multiple meanings
allegory
A literary work in which things represent abstractions.
repetition
The duplication of any element of language.
AP Language/Composition SAT Words
placate
raze
contentious
blighted
pacify; conciliate
destroy completely
quarrelsome; causing quarrels
impaired; suffering from a disease
placate
pacify; conciliate
raze
destroy completely
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AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List #3
reprove
discern
cursory
profligate
to scold; to find fault with
to distinguish one thing from another
hasty, not thorough
extremely wasteful; wildly extravagant
reprove
to scold; to find fault with
discern
to distinguish one thing from another
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AP Language and Composition SAT Word List 1-25
aberration
abeyance
acerbic
acuity
something (such as a problem of a type of behavior) that is u…
a lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom…
expressing harsh or sharp criticism in a clever way
the ability to see, hear, or understand something easily
aberration
something (such as a problem of a type of behavior) that is u…
abeyance
a lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom…
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 6
Enervate
Engender
Enigma
Ephemeral
weaken
cause; produce
puzzle; mystery
short-lived; fleeting
Enervate
weaken
Engender
cause; produce
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 7
hamper
haughtiness
hedonist
Extricate
obstruct
pride, arrogance
one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life
free; disentangle
hamper
obstruct
haughtiness
pride, arrogance
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 3
Censure
Clemency
Coercion
Compliance
blame; criticize
disposition to be lenient
use of force to get someone to obey
readiness to yield; conformity in fulfilling requirements
Censure
blame; criticize
Clemency
disposition to be lenient
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 2
Articulate
Ascendancy
Astute
Atrophy
effective; distinct
controlling influence; domination
wise; shrewd; keen
wasting away
Articulate
effective; distinct
Ascendancy
controlling influence; domination
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 4
Debilitate
Delineate
Depravity
Deprecate
weaken; enfeeble
portray
extreme corruption; wickedness
express disapproval of; protest against; belittle
Debilitate
weaken; enfeeble
Delineate
portray
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 5
DIsperse
Disseminate
Dissonance
Distend
scatter
distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
discord
expand; swell out
DIsperse
scatter
Disseminate
distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
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AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary 1-10
Abject
Aperture
Benign
Charlatan
(adj) (of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant…
(n) a space through which light passes in an optical or photo…
(adj) gentle; kindly... In medicine, (of a disease) not harmful…
(n) a person falsely claiming to have a special knowledge or…
Abject
(adj) (of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant…
Aperture
(n) a space through which light passes in an optical or photo…
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AP English Language and Composition Terms 1-40
Ad Hominem
Adjective
Adverb
Allegory
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
The part of speech (or word class) that modifies a noun or a…
The part of speech (or word class) that modifies a verb, adje…
Extending a metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in…
Ad Hominem
An argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than…
Adjective
The part of speech (or word class) that modifies a noun or a…
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Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List #2
apathy
ambiguous
fervent
vagrant
lack of emotion or interest
having more than one meaning; vague
passionate
a wandering homeless person; a tramp
apathy
lack of emotion or interest
ambiguous
having more than one meaning; vague
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AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List #4
prodigal
assess
deter
complacent
extravagant; wasteful
to estimate the value of; to measure
to prevent, especially by threatening
smug; self-satisfied; overly confident
prodigal
extravagant; wasteful
assess
to estimate the value of; to measure
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AP English Language & Composition SAT Vocabulary List #5
abstract
cacophonous
cliché
colloquial
language that is conceptual or philosophical
harsh, confrontational, or brutal sounding language
figurative language used so often it has lost its freshness a…
regional language differing in usage, connotation, pronunciat…
abstract
language that is conceptual or philosophical
cacophonous
harsh, confrontational, or brutal sounding language
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AP English Language and Composition Tone Quiz #1
Admiring
Angry
Apprehensive
Bantering
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Showing displeasure or even ire
Anxious or fearful about the future
Good-naturedly teasing
Admiring
Speaking with wonder or pleased approval
Angry
Showing displeasure or even ire
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AP English Language and Composition
Pathos
Logos
Ethos
Avante Garde
an appeal to emotion.
an appeal to logic or reason.
an appeal to credibility or character.
The suggestion that using this product puts the user ahead of…
Pathos
an appeal to emotion.
Logos
an appeal to logic or reason.
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AP Language and Composition AP/SAT Vocabulary Week 1
Bucolic (adjective)
Pretentious (adjective)
Gullible (adjective)
Convivial (adjective)
Of or relating to the country or country life.
Having or showing the unpleasant quality of people who want t…
Easily fooled or cheated; quick to believe something that is…
Of or relating to social events where people can eat, drink,…
Bucolic (adjective)
Of or relating to the country or country life.
Pretentious (adjective)
Having or showing the unpleasant quality of people who want t…
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AP Language and Composition SAT List Week of 3/14/16
facetious
fastidious
feckless
malinger
(adj) lacking serious intent; concerned with something noness…
(adj) especially attentive to detail; exacting; ... Difficult to…
(adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irr…
(v) to evade responsibility by pretending to be ill
facetious
(adj) lacking serious intent; concerned with something noness…
fastidious
(adj) especially attentive to detail; exacting; ... Difficult to…
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AP English Language and Composition
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
repetition of sounds; initial consonant sounds; reinforces me…
direct or indirect reference to something that is known; book…
multiple meanings (intentional/unintentional) of a word, phra…
allegory
device of using character and/or story elements symbolically…
alliteration
repetition of sounds; initial consonant sounds; reinforces me…
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AP English Language and Composition
Synechdoche
Colloquial
Litotes
Metonymy
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
Ironical understatement in which an affirmative is expressed…
The substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for t…
Synechdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Colloquial
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
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AP English Language and Composition SAT Vocabulary Study Week One
abrogate
abstrus
admonish
adulate
to repeal; to abolish
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
to warn; to advise
to idolize; to worship
abrogate
to repeal; to abolish
abstrus
hard to understand; esoteric; technical
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AP english language and composition list 1
assertion
clarity
cogent
coherent
a declaration or statement
clearness in thought or expression
convincing; reasonable
logically connected
assertion
a declaration or statement
clarity
clearness in thought or expression
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AP Language & Composition: Unit 13 SAT Words
Abet (verb)
Aver (verb)
Blatant (adj)
Broach (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
To affirm, or to declare confidently
Noisy in a coarse offensive way; Obvious or conspicuous espec…
To break the surface of the water; To turn sideways to the wi…
Abet (verb)
To encourage, or assist especially in something wrong or unwo…
Aver (verb)
To affirm, or to declare confidently
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English Language & Composition AP SAT Vocabulary List 10
Irreproachable
Jocular
Laconic
Lampoon
blameless; impeccable
said or done in jest
brief and to the point
ridicule
Irreproachable
blameless; impeccable
Jocular
said or done in jest
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Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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AP English Language and Composition Terms | 1
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
narrative wtih multiple levels of meaning
sequential repetition of similar initial sound
a literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference
repetition of words at start of successive clauses
Allegory
narrative wtih multiple levels of meaning
Alliteration
sequential repetition of similar initial sound
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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AP Language & Composition: Unit 11 SAT Words
Abstemious (adj)
Censurable (adj)
Contingent (adj/noun)
Corroborate (verb)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Deserving of blame, or correction
(adj)Likely, but not certain to happen; Dependent on certain…
To confirm, or make certain
Abstemious (adj)
Moderate, sparing; Characterized by abstinence, and self-disc…
Censurable (adj)
Deserving of blame, or correction
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
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