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English 3- The scarlet letter
abase
avail
congenial
enumerate
humble, humiliate
benefit, useful
agreeable, suitable
detail, list
abase
humble, humiliate
avail
benefit, useful
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English 3 The Scarlet Letter
What did the "A" of the scarlet letter…
What do the townspeople come to say th…
How has Hester changed physically over…
How has Hester changed mentally as a r…
Adultery
Able
She covers most of her hair and starts to dress like every ot…
She has become stronger, more rebellious and a kinder person.
What did the "A" of the scarlet letter…
Adultery
What do the townspeople come to say th…
Able
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English Scarlet Letter Vocab #3
Quaff
Sable
Repugnance
Vivify
To drink ... V.
Mink... N. or Adj.
An aversion to ... N.
to enliven... V.
Quaff
To drink ... V.
Sable
Mink... N. or Adj.
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Scarlet Letter Ch. 3
abate
intervolutions
sojourn
iniquity
put an end to
the state of being intervolved or coiled up
a temporary stay
wickedness
abate
put an end to
intervolutions
the state of being intervolved or coiled up
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AP English 3 [The Scarlet Letter]
T/F? Roger Chillingworth comes to Bost…
T/F? Arthur Dimmesdale pleads with Hes…
T/F? Chillingworth promises Hester tha…
T/F? Mistress Hibbins invites Hester t…
False
True
True
True
T/F? Roger Chillingworth comes to Bost…
False
T/F? Arthur Dimmesdale pleads with Hes…
True
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
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English 3 the scarlet letter vocab
Contagion
Despondent
Emaciated
Imperious
The ready transmission or spread, as of an additude, idea or…
Dispirited; feeling or showing profound hopelessness; discour…
Gradually wasted away; abnormally thin, marked by lack of nut…
Dictatorial; urgent; commanding
Contagion
The ready transmission or spread, as of an additude, idea or…
Despondent
Dispirited; feeling or showing profound hopelessness; discour…
English 3: The Scarlet Letter Study Guide
Where is the story set? When?
What does the "A" represent? What does…
The meteor with an "A" on it was thoug…
Hester's work (sewing and garment maki…
Boston (Salem), June 1642
Hester's sin; eventually represents 'able'.... "On the breast o…
They thought it stood for 'angel' because their mayor died. I…
She was not allowed to make wedding dresses for the women to…
Where is the story set? When?
Boston (Salem), June 1642
What does the "A" represent? What does…
Hester's sin; eventually represents 'able'.... "On the breast o…
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English 3- The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ascetic
augur
contumacious
evanescent
practicing strict self-denial as a measure of personal and sp…
to predict or foretell, especially from signs or omens
stubborn, disobedient, rebellious or insubordinate
short-lived, vanishing quickly
ascetic
practicing strict self-denial as a measure of personal and sp…
augur
to predict or foretell, especially from signs or omens
English 3 Scarlet Letter
What does Reverend Dimmesdale's congre…
Where did Mr. Dimmesdale go at night?
What did Pearl ask Mr. Dimmesdale?
What "sign" did the meteor make in the…
They think he's practically a saint.
to the scaffolding
If he would stand hand in hand with her and Hester on the sca…
An A
What does Reverend Dimmesdale's congre…
They think he's practically a saint.
Where did Mr. Dimmesdale go at night?
to the scaffolding
English 3 Midterm: The Scarlet Letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Great great grandson of judge Hathorne…
Omniscent
Boston
Who was the author of the Scarlet Letter
What ties does the author have to the Salem Witch Trials
From what point of view is the story written
What is the setting of the Scarlet letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Who was the author of the Scarlet Letter
Great great grandson of judge Hathorne…
What ties does the author have to the Salem Witch Trials
The Scarlet Letter Ch. 3
WRITHING
INIQUITY
BETWIXT
SAGACITY
to twist in pain; to suffer keenly
wickedness; sin
between
of keen mind: shrewd
WRITHING
to twist in pain; to suffer keenly
INIQUITY
wickedness; sin
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AP English Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
impalpable
dank
expiation
defunct
incapable of being felt or touched
cold and damp
the act of making amends for guilt or wrongdoing
dead or inactive; no longer existing
impalpable
incapable of being felt or touched
dank
cold and damp
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English Scarlet letter quiz
Why was the doctor called to Hester in…
Name of the jailer
What did Pearl's pain in the jail that…
Why was Chillingworth staying in the J…
The jailer was afraid that she was in emotional state that sh…
Master Brackett
Hester's breast milk was transferring Hester's pain into the…
The indians and the magistrates still hadn't decided the pric…
Why was the doctor called to Hester in…
The jailer was afraid that she was in emotional state that sh…
Name of the jailer
Master Brackett
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English 3: Scarlet Letter
When Dimmesdale kisses Pearl in the fo…
Dimmesdale gives his most inspired ser…
Chillingworth tries to stop Dimmesdale…
Pearl becomes more a part of humanity…
Washes off the kiss
on election day
Dimmesdale is finally escaping Chillingworth's tormenting act…
Kisses Dimmesdale on the scaffold
When Dimmesdale kisses Pearl in the fo…
Washes off the kiss
Dimmesdale gives his most inspired ser…
on election day
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The Scarlet Letter Set 3
amenable
demeanor
intimated
peremptory
cooperative
outward behavior
hinted at
undeniable, final
amenable
cooperative
demeanor
outward behavior
28 terms
Scarlet Letter Vocabulary 3
florid
foliage
forbearance
foreboding
flowery, flushed with color
leaves of a plant, leafage
patience, lenience
premonition of evil, an ominous omen
florid
flowery, flushed with color
foliage
leaves of a plant, leafage
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English 3 Honors: The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
abash
amenable
ascetic
assimilate
(v.) Cause to feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.
(adj.) (of a person) Open and responsive to suggestion; easil…
(adj.) Relating to or having a strict and simple way of livin…
(v.) Take in (information, ideas, or culture) and understand…
abash
(v.) Cause to feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.
amenable
(adj.) (of a person) Open and responsive to suggestion; easil…
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English 3 Midterm: The Scarlet Letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Great great grandson of judge Hathorne…
Omniscent
Boston
Who was the author of the Scarlet Letter
What ties does the author have to the Salem Witch Trials
From what point of view is the story written
What is the setting of the Scarlet letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Who was the author of the Scarlet Letter
Great great grandson of judge Hathorne…
What ties does the author have to the Salem Witch Trials
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
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Scarlet Letter Vocabulary 1-3
Sepulchre
utopia
edifice
physiognomy
(noun) a tomb, grave, or burial place
(noun) an ideal place or state; any visionary system of polit…
(noun) a building, especially one of large size or imposing a…
(noun) the outward appearance of anything, taken as offering…
Sepulchre
(noun) a tomb, grave, or burial place
utopia
(noun) an ideal place or state; any visionary system of polit…
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English Scarlet letter quiz
Why was the doctor called to Hester in…
Name of the jailer
What did Pearl's pain in the jail that…
Why was Chillingworth staying in the J…
The jailer was afraid that she was in emotional state that sh…
Master Brackett
Hester's breast milk was transferring Hester's pain into the…
The indians and the magistrates still hadn't decided the pric…
Why was the doctor called to Hester in…
The jailer was afraid that she was in emotional state that sh…
Name of the jailer
Master Brackett
24 terms
English III - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary (Unit 3)
Throng
Edifice
Utopia
Allot
a great number of persons crowded together
a large, usually impressive building
a place or state of political or social perfection
to divide or distribute in shares
Throng
a great number of persons crowded together
Edifice
a large, usually impressive building
Honors Sophomore English- The Scarlet Letter Vocab #3
Aesthetic
Affable
Assuage
Belie
(adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to pu…
(v. ) to contradict; give a false impressio
Aesthetic
(adj.) pertaining to beauty; sensitive or responsive to beauty
Affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
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Scarlet Letter 3
Abase
Benign
Blight
Calamity
Behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone); v.
Genial and kindly; adj.
A thing that spoils or damages something; n.
An event causing great and often sudden damage or distress; n.
Abase
Behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone); v.
Benign
Genial and kindly; adj.
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary 3
Inextricable
Expiation
Admonish
Beseech
Incapable of being disentangled or untied.
The act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing.
Warn strongly; put on guard.
Ask for a request earnestly.
Inextricable
Incapable of being disentangled or untied.
Expiation
The act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing.
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
adverse
preternatural
amenable
regimen
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
liable to be brought to account; capable of submission, readi…
a systematic plan, regular course of action; government, rule
adverse
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
preternatural
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
10 terms
English III - List 1.8 (The Scarlet Letter 3)
cadence
malevolent
recoil
choleric
rhythmic sequence or flow of sounds in language
having, showing, or arising from intense often vicious ill wi…
to fall back under pressure
bad tempered; irritable
cadence
rhythmic sequence or flow of sounds in language
malevolent
having, showing, or arising from intense often vicious ill wi…
The Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
adverse
preternatural
amenable
regimen
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
liable to be brought to account; capable of submission, readi…
a systematic plan, regular course of action; government, rule
adverse
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
preternatural
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
English 3 - Scarlet Letter Vocab
CONGENIAL
INAUSPICIOUS
VENERABLE
HEATHENISH
pleasant, friendly
unfortunate
respected, admired because of old age and wisdom
rebellious against religion
CONGENIAL
pleasant, friendly
INAUSPICIOUS
unfortunate
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The Scarlet Letter Vocab #3
scintillating
scrofula
dell
loquacity
sparkling
swelling of lymph glands
secluded hollow
talkativeness
scintillating
sparkling
scrofula
swelling of lymph glands
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English: Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
Aesthetic
Affable
Assuage
Belie
(Adj) concerned without beauty or art
(Adj) friendly. Good natured. Easy to talk to
(Verb) lessen severity. Relieve. Palliate
(Verb) disguise. Contradict. Give false impression
Aesthetic
(Adj) concerned without beauty or art
Affable
(Adj) friendly. Good natured. Easy to talk to
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocab 3
adverse
preternatural
amenable
regimen
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
liable to be brought to account; capable of submission, readi…
a systematic plan, regular course of action; government, rule
adverse
acting against or in a contrary direction, hostile; opposed t…
preternatural
exceeding what is natural or regular, extraordinary; inexplic…
9 terms
English scarlet letter
Allusion
Most allusions come from.
Allusions conjure images of various ch…
allusions give readers incite to the s…
Implied or indirect reference to a person, event, or another…
The bible mythology or other western literature.
Linked to a specific idea and can be used to tie together a p…
On or two words
Allusion
Implied or indirect reference to a person, event, or another…
Most allusions come from.
The bible mythology or other western literature.
The Scarlet Letter; Vocab List #3
Mollify
Petulant
Propinquity
Pristine
(verb) To soothe or pacify
(Adj.) Irritable, impatient
(Noun) Nearness
(Adj.) Untouched, pure
Mollify
(verb) To soothe or pacify
Petulant
(Adj.) Irritable, impatient
Scarlet Letter 3 and 4
Visage
Manifest
Heterogenous
Imperceptible
a person's face, with reference to the form or proportions of…
clear or obvious to the eye or mind
diverse in character or content
impossible to perceive
Visage
a person's face, with reference to the form or proportions of…
Manifest
clear or obvious to the eye or mind
English 3 Vocab week 1 {the scarlet letter}
Tribunal
Indubitable
Heterodox
Scourge
Court of justice
unquestionable
Not in agreement
Afflicting severe punishment
Tribunal
Court of justice
Indubitable
unquestionable
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English Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ignominy
countenance
assimilate
subsistence
personal humiliation, disgrace, shame
bearing, demeanor, face, appearance
to enter into, to become absorbed
minimum required to sustain life
ignominy
personal humiliation, disgrace, shame
countenance
bearing, demeanor, face, appearance
English Vocab-week 3 {the Scarlet Letter}
Ludicrous
Jurisdiction
Modify
Deliberate
Rediculous
Authority may be exercised
Change
To consider carefully
Ludicrous
Rediculous
Jurisdiction
Authority may be exercised
English 3 week 2 {the Scarlet Letter}
Confinement
Threshold
Summon
Grievous
Inprisonment
Place of entering
To send for
Causing suffering or sorrow
Confinement
Inprisonment
Threshold
Place of entering
70 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
sepulchre
utopia
edifice
physiognomy
a burial vault, a receptacle built for sacred relics
an ideally perfect place, especially in its social, political…
a building, especially one of imposing appearance or size
the art of judging human character from facial features
sepulchre
a burial vault, a receptacle built for sacred relics
utopia
an ideally perfect place, especially in its social, political…
113 terms
AP English 3 - The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
ponderous
edifice
inauspicious
portal
massive, unwieldy
a building, esp. one of important size
ill-omened
doorway or entrance
ponderous
massive, unwieldy
edifice
a building, esp. one of important size
English Scarlet Letter Section 3
blighted
deleterious
denizen
derisively
destroyed
harmful to health
an inhabitant
in a way that shows ridicule
blighted
destroyed
deleterious
harmful to health
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Honors English: Scarlet Letter 3
aesthetic
affable
assuage
beLIE
the appearance of something, the beauty of something (what ma…
friendly, jovial, amiable
to palliate, to mollify, to mitigate, to soothe and unpleasan…
to disguise, give a false impression of, contradict
aesthetic
the appearance of something, the beauty of something (what ma…
affable
friendly, jovial, amiable
English - The Scarlet Letter definitions
inauspicious
ignominy
mien
sagacity
not showing or suggesting that future success is likely
disgrace, dishonor, or public contempt
air, bearing or demeanor
wisdom
inauspicious
not showing or suggesting that future success is likely
ignominy
disgrace, dishonor, or public contempt
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary for Ap English 3
Edifice
Iniquity
Repentance
Retribution
A large or massive structure or building.
Lack of fairness or justice.
Regret or sorrow felt for some wrong-doing, along with a dete…
Suitable reward or punishment for good or evil actions
Edifice
A large or massive structure or building.
Iniquity
Lack of fairness or justice.
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English 3: The Scarlet Letter vocab.: last part
PLEBEIAN
COMMISERATION
IMBUED
MUTABILITY
one of the common people
to feel or express sympathy; condole
inspired or fill with (often used in reference to feelings, o…
subject to change
PLEBEIAN
one of the common people
COMMISERATION
to feel or express sympathy; condole
20 terms
Scarlet Letter Set 3
parochial
pious
refutation
abasement
of or pertaining to a parish or parishes (churches)
devout; religiously reverent and dutiful
an attack on an opposing view to weaken, invalidate, or make…
lowering in position, rank, or office
parochial
of or pertaining to a parish or parishes (churches)
pious
devout; religiously reverent and dutiful
12 terms
The Scarlet Letter (Set 3)
contiguity
misanthropy
trammel
denizen
(n.) the state of bordering or being in direct contact with s…
(n.) hatred of or distrust of mankind
(v.) to entrap or confine; to impede or hamper
(n.) an inhabitant, resident; one who frequents a place
contiguity
(n.) the state of bordering or being in direct contact with s…
misanthropy
(n.) hatred of or distrust of mankind
12 terms
The Scarlet Letter Quiz List #3
augur
consecration
emissary
ignominy
v. to predict or suggest future events, for better or worse
n. holiness; sacredness
n. a person sent on a special mission
n. public shame or disgrace... ignominious (adj)
augur
v. to predict or suggest future events, for better or worse
consecration
n. holiness; sacredness
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