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30 terms
Scarlet Letter 91-120 words for AP Language and Composition
gesticulation
capering
query
pristine
an animated or excited gesture
playful leaps or hops
question
untouched, uncorrupted
gesticulation
an animated or excited gesture
capering
playful leaps or hops
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Scarlet Letter 121-150 words for AP Language and Composition
propagate
decorously
mirth
palliate
to breed; to spread or proliferate
properly, tastefully, in a socially correct manner
frivolity, gaiety, laughter
to make less serious, ease
propagate
to breed; to spread or proliferate
decorously
properly, tastefully, in a socially correct manner
30 terms
Scarlet Letter 61-90 words for AP Language and Composition
amenable
expostulation
paramour
gall
disposed or willing to comply
an exclamation of protest or remonstrance or reproof
a lover, often secret, not allowed by law or custom
to cause irritation or annoyance
amenable
disposed or willing to comply
expostulation
an exclamation of protest or remonstrance or reproof
30 terms
Scarlet Letter 31-60 words for AP Language and Composition
dearth
evanescent
cogitate
decrepit
lack, scarcity; insufficiency
tending to vanish like vapor
to consider with care; pondering; think about deeply
lacking physical strength or vitality
dearth
lack, scarcity; insufficiency
evanescent
tending to vanish like vapor
30 terms
Scarlet Letter 1-30 words for AP Language and Composition
genial
prate
prolix
truculent
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great len…
disposed to fight; pugnacious, aggressive
genial
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
prate
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
20 terms
AP Language and Composition Scarlet Letter Vocab
Erudition
Ignominy
Contumely
Precocity
N- scholarship: knowledge acquired through study and reading…
(n.) Public shame, disgrace, or dishonor
Insulting or offensively contemptuous treatment which tends t…
Manifesting or characterized by unusually early development o…
Erudition
N- scholarship: knowledge acquired through study and reading…
Ignominy
(n.) Public shame, disgrace, or dishonor
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AP English Language and Composition: The Scarlet Letter Ch. 1-12 Vocab
Edifice
Deportment
Ignominy
Ignominious
N- a building, especially an imposing one
N- a way of bearing oneself; demeanor
N- a disgrace
Adj- disgraceful
Edifice
N- a building, especially an imposing one
Deportment
N- a way of bearing oneself; demeanor
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AP English Language and Composition: The Scarlet Letter: Ch. 13-24 Vocab
Abased
Emaciated
Scintillating
Capricious
V- degraded
Adj- excessively thin
Adj- flashy, sparkling, glistening
Adj- impulsive and unpredictable ... N- caprice
Abased
V- degraded
Emaciated
Adj- excessively thin
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Scarlet Letter 1-60 words for AP Language and Composition
dearth
evanescent
cogitate
decrepit
lack, scarcity; insufficiency
tending to vanish like vapor
to consider with care; pondering; think about deeply
lacking physical strength or vitality
dearth
lack, scarcity; insufficiency
evanescent
tending to vanish like vapor
21 terms
The Scarlet Letter - Resources of Language
apostrophe
anaphora
allusion
asyndeton
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Stringing words together without conjunctions
apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
anaphora
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
16 terms
AP Language and Composition - Scarlet Letter Ch. 1-6 Vocab
the supposed art of judging character…
accorded a great deal of respect, espe…
public shame or disgrace
immoral or grossly unfair behavior
physiognomies
venerable
ignominy
iniquity
the supposed art of judging character…
physiognomies
accorded a great deal of respect, espe…
venerable
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AP Language The Scarlet Letter
Physiognomy
Scourge(d)
Augured
(In)auspicious
It is the practice of judging someone's character from their…
To punish someone through whipping
To foresee or predict a good or bad outcome
Not prone to success/prone to success
Physiognomy
It is the practice of judging someone's character from their…
Scourge(d)
To punish someone through whipping
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The Scarlet Letter - Resources of Language
apostrophe
anaphora
allusion
asyndeton
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Stringing words together without conjunctions
apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
anaphora
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
40 terms
AP Lang./Composition- The Scarlet Letter Vocab
indictment
inreterate
esoteric
replete
...
...
...
...
indictment
...
inreterate
...
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Scarlet Letter: Historical Language
Black Man
Canst
Dost
Fie
devil
can
Do
An expression of shock, like "Oh!"; used to express disgust o…
Black Man
devil
Canst
can
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AP Composition "The Scarlet Letter" Definitions Part #1B
deleterious
depravity
derision
despondency
harmful
moral corruption
scoffing at, mockery
depression
deleterious
harmful
depravity
moral corruption
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AP Composition "The Scarlet Letter" Definitions 1A
abase
abate
abstruse
abyss
to degrade, to humiliate
to reduce in intensity or amount
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed.
bottomless hole, a vast expanse or depth.
abase
to degrade, to humiliate
abate
to reduce in intensity or amount
40 terms
Language, The scarlet letter 1-40
Paramour
Utopia
Edifice
Inference
A woman's lover
Ideally perfect state
A structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less…
The reasoning involved in a drawing a conclusion or making a…
Paramour
A woman's lover
Utopia
Ideally perfect state
45 terms
Ap Language Scarlet Letter
Infliction
pillory
rotundity
gentility
the act of imposing something for example a tax or an embargo
a wooden instrument of punishment on a post
the roundness of a 3-dimensional object
elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression
Infliction
the act of imposing something for example a tax or an embargo
pillory
a wooden instrument of punishment on a post
150 terms
Combo with "Scarlet Letter 1-30 words for AP Language and Composition" and 4 others
genial
prate
prolix
truculent
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great len…
disposed to fight; pugnacious, aggressive
genial
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
prate
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
150 terms
Combo with "Scarlet Letter 1-30 words for AP Language and Composition" and 4 others
genial
prate
prolix
truculent
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great len…
disposed to fight; pugnacious, aggressive
genial
pleasant and friendly, favorable to growth
prate
to talk idly and at length; chatter.
10 terms
AP Language Scarlet Letter Vocab
Inquisitorial
Melancholy
Venerable
Perpetrate
adj - prying and/or questioning
n - sadness; an intense feeling of sadness or sorrow
adj - accorded a great deal of respect, esp. because of age,…
v - carry out or commit (a harmful, illegal, or immoral action)
Inquisitorial
adj - prying and/or questioning
Melancholy
n - sadness; an intense feeling of sadness or sorrow
15 terms
AP Language Vocabulary Words- The Scarlet Letter
abyss
deleterious
eccentricities
ignominy
a deep or seemingly bottomless chasm.
causing harm or damage.
the quality of being eccentric, (of a person or their behavio…
public shame or disgrace.
abyss
a deep or seemingly bottomless chasm.
deleterious
causing harm or damage.
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
8 terms
The Scarlet Letter AP English Language Vocabulary
indictment
inveterate
esoteric
replete
a formal charge or accusation for a serious crime
long-established, unlikely to change
intended for or likely to only be understood by a small numbe…
filled, well-supplied with something
indictment
a formal charge or accusation for a serious crime
inveterate
long-established, unlikely to change
83 terms
AP Language Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Morbid
Contemplate
Lurid
Superfluous
Relating to unpleasant subjects (such as death)
to think deeply or carefully about (something)
causing shock or disgust : involving sex or violence in a way…
beyond what is needed : not necessary
Morbid
Relating to unpleasant subjects (such as death)
Contemplate
to think deeply or carefully about (something)
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure
brisk cheerful readiness
deep dislike, settled aversion
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure
brisk cheerful readiness
deep dislike, settled aversion
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure
brisk cheerful readiness
deep dislike, settled aversion
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
50 terms
Scarlet Letter Vocabulary AP Language
Extant
Pestilence
Vista
Depravity
existing
plague
view
corruption
Extant
existing
Pestilence
plague
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... in context: "There are schol…
brisk cheerful readiness ... in context: "nothing could exceed t…
deep dislike, settled aversion... in context: "earthly stock of…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... in context: "There are schol…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... in context: "nothing could exceed t…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
40 terms
AP Language: Scarlet Letter Vocabulary
Abstruse
Alacrity
Antipathy
Ascetic
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
deep dislike, settled aversion... \\ in context: "earthly stock…
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from a…
Abstruse
difficult to comprehend, obscure... \\ in context: "There are sc…
Alacrity
brisk cheerful readiness ... \\ in context: "nothing could excee…
92 terms
AP Language Final: The Scarlet Letter and Crucible
Governor Winthrop
Reverend Wilson
Governor Bellingham
Hester Prynne
dies on the night a letter A is seen in the sky
prevails upon Dimmesdale to speak with Hester
commissions a pair of gloves
appoints herself as sister of mercy
Governor Winthrop
dies on the night a letter A is seen in the sky
Reverend Wilson
prevails upon Dimmesdale to speak with Hester
92 terms
AP Language Final: The Scarlet Letter and Crucible
Governor Winthrop
Reverend Wilson
Governor Bellingham
Hester Prynne
dies on the night a letter A is seen in the sky
prevails upon Dimmesdale to speak with Hester
commissions a pair of gloves
appoints herself as sister of mercy
Governor Winthrop
dies on the night a letter A is seen in the sky
Reverend Wilson
prevails upon Dimmesdale to speak with Hester
25 terms
AP English Language for Chapters 9-13 of The Scarlet Letter
Vindicate
Defile
Zeal
Affinity
Maintain, uphold, or defend
Spot, stain or pollute
A strong feeling of eagerness
A close community marked by community of interests
Vindicate
Maintain, uphold, or defend
Defile
Spot, stain or pollute
25 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary for chapters 5-8 of The Scarlet Letter
Inscrutable
Intangible
Ascetic
Imbibe
Of an obscure nature
Hard to pin down or identify
Practicing great self-denial
Receive into the mind and retain
Inscrutable
Of an obscure nature
Intangible
Hard to pin down or identify
30 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary for chapters 1-4 of The Scarlet Letter
Decorous
Prolix
Languid
Truculence
Propriety, Dignity, and good taste
Speaking or writing at great length
Lacking spirit of liveliness
Aggressiveness
Decorous
Propriety, Dignity, and good taste
Prolix
Speaking or writing at great length
15 terms
Scarlet Letter List #8 - AP Language
Alloy
Apothecary
Cankered
Countenanced
(n) a combination of two or more things, usually metals
(n) a health professional trained in the art of preparing and…
(adj) Morally corrupt; (v/n) to become a source of spreading…
(v) approved or encouraged
Alloy
(n) a combination of two or more things, usually metals
Apothecary
(n) a health professional trained in the art of preparing and…
25 terms
AP LANGUAGE SCARLET LETTER VOCAB 4
Inclement
Incongruity
Incurious
Indefatigable
Stormy, severe
Nonconformity, disagreement, incompatibility
Uninterested, lacking normal curiosity
Tireless, incapable of being fatigued
Inclement
Stormy, severe
Incongruity
Nonconformity, disagreement, incompatibility
12 terms
Vocabulary #1 The letter A, A.P English Language and Composition
Abstemious
Aesthetic
Abstract
Abstruse
Eating and drinking in moderation; restricted to bare necessi…
Pertaining to art or beauty... Noun
Not concrete; theoretical... Adj. (Hope is abstract a chair is n…
Difficult to understand... Adj.
Abstemious
Eating and drinking in moderation; restricted to bare necessi…
Aesthetic
Pertaining to art or beauty... Noun
80 terms
AP Language Scarlet Letter Vocab Chapter 9-16
Trodden
Appellation
Kindred
Apothecary
Past Participle of Tread;to step or walk on or over
an identifying name or title
a group of related individuals
one who prepares and sells drugs or compounds for medicinal p…
Trodden
Past Participle of Tread;to step or walk on or over
Appellation
an identifying name or title
18 terms
AP Language & Composition "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" Vocabulary :)
Cognizant
Moratorium
Lamentably
Harried
knowledgeable of something especially through personal experi…
1... a : a legally authorized period of delay in the performance…
1... : that is to be regretted or lamented : deplorable... 2... : expr…
to be troubled or threatened persistently by problems.... King…
Cognizant
knowledgeable of something especially through personal experi…
Moratorium
1... a : a legally authorized period of delay in the performance…
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter
Hester Prynne
Roger Chillingsworth
"A"
Reverend Dimmesdale
Protagonist - Wears the Scarlet Letter
Antongonist - Hester's Husband
Adultery
Pearl's Father
Hester Prynne
Protagonist - Wears the Scarlet Letter
Roger Chillingsworth
Antongonist - Hester's Husband
72 terms
AP Language and Composition rhetorical terms letters A through I
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
In an argument this is an attack on the person rather than th…
An extended narrative in prose or verse which in which charac…
This is the practice of beginning several consecutive or neig…
Abstract
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
In an argument this is an attack on the person rather than th…
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