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vocab 14
alacrity n
alleviate v
antithesis n
appall v
a cheerful readiness, brisk and eager action
to relieve make more bearable
the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
to fill with dismay or horror
alacrity n
a cheerful readiness, brisk and eager action
alleviate v
to relieve make more bearable
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vocab unit 14
Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
A cheerful readiness... Brisk and eager action
V... To relieve... Make more bearable
N... The direct opposite... A sharp contrast
V... To fill with dismay or horror
Alacrity
A cheerful readiness... Brisk and eager action
Alleviate
V... To relieve... Make more bearable
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Common Core Enriched Edition Level E Unit 14
Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
N... A cheerful readiness... Brisk and eager action
V... To relieve... Make more bearable
N... The direct opposite... A sharp contrast
V... To fill with dismay or horror
Alacrity
N... A cheerful readiness... Brisk and eager action
Alleviate
V... To relieve... Make more bearable
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Vocabulary 9
Emulate v
Sere adj
Enhance v
Contrite adj
To imitate or mirror
Dry and withered
To increase the value
Feeling regret for doing wrong
Emulate v
To imitate or mirror
Sere adj
Dry and withered
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The Great Gatsby -- Chapter 7
Tentative
Tumult
Portentous
Irreverent
Adj - Unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant.
Noun - uproar; disorder; highly distressing agitation of mind…
Adj - Ominous, predictive of future bad events.
Adj - Not respectful; critical of what is generally accepted…
Tentative
Adj - Unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant.
Tumult
Noun - uproar; disorder; highly distressing agitation of mind…
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Vocab list 1
V to imitate
Adj dry and withered
V to increase value or beauty of somet…
Adj feeling regret for a wrong doing
Emulate
Sere
Enhance
Contrite
V to imitate
Emulate
Adj dry and withered
Sere
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english 1 vocab set 2
iconoclast
debutante
ignominious
edifice
noun - one who attacks or seeks to overthrow traditional idea…
noun - a young women who has just made her entrance into soci…
adj - marked with of full of disgrace. shameful, disgraceful
noun - large building, massive, structure
iconoclast
noun - one who attacks or seeks to overthrow traditional idea…
debutante
noun - a young women who has just made her entrance into soci…
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Great Gatsby Vocab
supercillious
deft
infinitesimal
incessant
adj ... cocky
adj... quick, skillful
adj... immeasurably small
adj... never-ending
supercillious
adj ... cocky
deft
adj... quick, skillful
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Vocabulary 14
Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
Noun cheerful readiness brisk eager action willingness
Verb to relieve make more bearable lesson lighten
Noun the direct opposite contrary sharp contrast
Verb to fill with dismay or horror shock stun horrify
Alacrity
Noun cheerful readiness brisk eager action willingness
Alleviate
Verb to relieve make more bearable lesson lighten
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common core level E unit 14 ADJ
bellicose
dissonant
droll
loquacious
warlike in manner or temperament, quarrelsome
not in harmony, disagreeing, at odds
amusingly odd
talkative, wordy, fond of talking
bellicose
warlike in manner or temperament, quarrelsome
dissonant
not in harmony, disagreeing, at odds
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Vocab
maxim n
obligatory adj
laggard n adj
lament v
a general truth or rule of conduct; a short saying
required or demanded
one who falls behind others because of moving slowly or loite…
to feel or express grief
maxim n
a general truth or rule of conduct; a short saying
obligatory adj
required or demanded
30 terms
English vocab 1
loathe
lofty
lucid
loquacious
vb to hate
adj at a great height noble
adj easy to understand transparent
adj talkative
loathe
vb to hate
lofty
adj at a great height noble
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Vocabulary
Prodigious
Abomination
Blanch
Formidable
Remarkably
Terrible even
Pale
Inspiring fear
Prodigious
Remarkably
Abomination
Terrible even
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Week 9 Vocabulary
Emulate
Sere
Enhance
Contrite
Verb... To Strive to be equal, to imitate
Adj... dry and withered
Verb... to increase the valuer or beauty of something
Adj... feeling regret for having committed something wrong
Emulate
Verb... To Strive to be equal, to imitate
Sere
Adj... dry and withered
unit 14
alacrity n
alleviate v
antithesis n
appall v
a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
to relieve, make more bearable
the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
to fill with dismay or horror
alacrity n
a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
alleviate v
to relieve, make more bearable
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Week 6
Vivacious
Loquatctious
Elucidate
Nondescript
Lively,sprightly,full of energy
Talkative,wordy,fond of talking
To clarify, explain
Ordinary, not understanding, not easily classified
Vivacious
Lively,sprightly,full of energy
Loquatctious
Talkative,wordy,fond of talking
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Vocab Unit 14
alacrity
alleviate
antithesis
appall
noun... a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
verb... to relieve, make more bearable
noun... the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
verb... to fill with dismay or horror
alacrity
noun... a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
alleviate
verb... to relieve, make more bearable
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Vocab 6
Vivacious
Loquacious
Elucidate
Nondescript
Lively sprightly full of energy
Talkative wordy fond of talking
To clarify explain
Ordinary not outstanding not easily classified
Vivacious
Lively sprightly full of energy
Loquacious
Talkative wordy fond of talking
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Unit 14 Vocabulary
alacrity
alleviate
antithesis
appall
vb - a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
vb - to relieve, make more bearable
n - the direct opposite, sharp contrast
vb - to fill with dismay or horror
alacrity
vb - a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
alleviate
vb - to relieve, make more bearable
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English Lesson 9 vocab
emulate
sere
enhance
contrite
to strive to be equal to... verb
dry and withered ... adj
to increase the value or beauty of something... verb
feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing... adj
emulate
to strive to be equal to... verb
sere
dry and withered ... adj
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Vocab words unit E
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
Disparage
To relieve make more bearable
The direct opposite a sharp contrast
To fill with dismay or horror
To be little speak slightingly of undervalue
Alleviate
To relieve make more bearable
Antithesis
The direct opposite a sharp contrast
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vocab unit 14
alacrity
alleviate
antithesis
appall
n a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
v to relieve, make more bearable
n the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
v to fill with dismay or horror
alacrity
n a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
alleviate
v to relieve, make more bearable
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Vocab 14b
Laud
Loll
Loquacious
Magnanimous
To praise
To act in a lazy manner, to lounge, to recline
Talkative, wordy, fond of talking
Generous in forgiving , above small meanness
Laud
To praise
Loll
To act in a lazy manner, to lounge, to recline
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English 2 Vocab quarter 1 unit 4
Redress n
Magnanimity n
Acquiesce v
Stay v
Setting right of what was wrong, atonement
Generous and forgiving and rise above meanness
Agree with out protest
Remain in the same place, to hold out and endure
Redress n
Setting right of what was wrong, atonement
Magnanimity n
Generous and forgiving and rise above meanness
Holt Sixth Course - Lesson 14
Effusion
Propitious
Indulgent
Affront
N. a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in…
Adj. Favorable; favorably inclined
Adj. very lenient; not strict enough; making allowances
N. an open, intentional insult; . to insult openly; to offend
Effusion
N. a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in…
Propitious
Adj. Favorable; favorably inclined
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Honors Lit - Chap. 1
Emulate
Sere
Enahnce
Contrite
To strive to be like. V+
Dry and withered Adj-
To increase the value or beauty of something V+
Feeling regret Adj +
Emulate
To strive to be like. V+
Sere
Dry and withered Adj-
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Week 11
ephemeral adjective
preclude verb
nominal adj
interminable adj
short-lived, fleeting... synonym- short ... antonym- enduring
to prevent ... synonym- deter... antonym- add
trifling, insignificant... synonym- titular ... antonym- actual
without possibility of end... synonym- boundless ... antonym- brief
ephemeral adjective
short-lived, fleeting... synonym- short ... antonym- enduring
preclude verb
to prevent ... synonym- deter... antonym- add
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Holt Sixth Course - Lesson 14
Effusion
Propitious
Indulgent
Affront
N. a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in…
Adj. Favorable; favorably inclined
Adj. very lenient; not strict enough; making allowances
N. an open, intentional insult; . to insult openly; to offend
Effusion
N. a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in…
Propitious
Adj. Favorable; favorably inclined
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Vocab Set - The Catcher in the Rye
ameliorate
diminuitive
ebullient
exhort
verb to make (something bad) better, enhance
adj small
adj cheerful or full of energy. lighthearted or exuberant
verb to strongly encourage or urge on
ameliorate
verb to make (something bad) better, enhance
diminuitive
adj small
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E-14 Vocab
Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
N - a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
V - to relive, make more bearable
N - the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
V - to fill with dismay or horror
Alacrity
N - a cheerful readiness; brisk and eager action
Alleviate
V - to relive, make more bearable
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list3evoke
evoke
relevant
ingenious
incessant
verb -/+ to bring out a feeling, emotion, or mental image
adj + having direct bearing or connection with the subject or…
adj + clever, resourceful, original, inventive
adj/adverb - continuing without interruption, ceaseless, unen…
evoke
verb -/+ to bring out a feeling, emotion, or mental image
relevant
adj + having direct bearing or connection with the subject or…
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Vocab List 3 3rd Quarter
Facetious
Gregarious
Magnanimous
Tortuous
adj... witty or joking at an inapproprate time
adj... tending to live or move in groups; sociable ... Convocial
adj... noble in spirit; generous in forgiving; unselfish; rising…
adj... 1) twisting; winding; Sinuous... 2) devious; deceitful; Dupl…
Facetious
adj... witty or joking at an inapproprate time
Gregarious
adj... tending to live or move in groups; sociable ... Convocial
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The Great Gatsby vocab list 3 English H
portentous
magnanimous
formidable
inquest
adj... very serious and significant
adj ... very kind generous or forgiving
adj... difficult to deal with challenging or inspiring fear or d…
noun ... a formal inquiry
portentous
adj... very serious and significant
magnanimous
adj ... very kind generous or forgiving
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English 6
Vivacious
Elucidate
Loquacious
Nondescript
Lively, sprightly, full of energy
To clarify, explain
Talkative, wordy , Fond of talking
Ordinary, not outstanding, not easily classified
Vivacious
Lively, sprightly, full of energy
Elucidate
To clarify, explain
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Long
Absurd
Belie
Callous
Debutante
Contrary to reason; oblivously inconsistent with truth or com…
Contradict, false impression
Emotionally hardened, unfeeling
Young woman who has made her formal entrance
Absurd
Contrary to reason; oblivously inconsistent with truth or com…
Belie
Contradict, false impression
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Mang large and great/scrib WRITE
Magnitude
Magnificent
Magn
Magnification
Greatness of size, strength, or importance
Grand or majestic in appearance, quality, or action.
Large great
An increase in the apparent size of an object
Magnitude
Greatness of size, strength, or importance
Magnificent
Grand or majestic in appearance, quality, or action.
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Week 4 Vocabulary for Mrs. McAlister
Laud
loll
Loquacious
Magnanimous
(v.) to praise
(v.) to act in a lazy manner; to lounge; to recline, droop
(adj.) talkative, wordy; fond of talking
(adj.) generous in forgiving, above small meanness
Laud
(v.) to praise
loll
(v.) to act in a lazy manner; to lounge; to recline, droop
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English 12
Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
A cheerful readiness brisk and eager action
To relieve
The direct opposite a sharp contrast
To fill with dismay or horror
Alacrity
A cheerful readiness brisk and eager action
Alleviate
To relieve
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11th grade vocab
Fabricate... (V)
Gamut... (N)
Hamper... (V)
Iconoclast ... (Adj)
To make
An entire range is series
Obstruct
Marked with or full or disgrace
Fabricate... (V)
To make
Gamut... (N)
An entire range is series
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HSPT #11
smirk
neophyte
dissolute
litter
to smile in a self-satisfied or artificial way
novice; beginner
loose in one's morals or behavior
(n.) multiple offspring born during the same labor
smirk
to smile in a self-satisfied or artificial way
neophyte
novice; beginner
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American lit
Assuage
Elicit
Hiatus
Impetuous
To make easier, to quiet or calm VERB
To draw forth, bring out from some source VERB
Pause or gap in a process NOUN
Acting or done quickly without thought or care ADJ
Assuage
To make easier, to quiet or calm VERB
Elicit
To draw forth, bring out from some source VERB
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WW10
Amputate
Aptitude
Beneficiary
Boon
V... to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
N... a natural talent
N... one who benefits or gains an advantage from something
N... a welcome gift or blessing
Amputate
V... to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
Aptitude
N... a natural talent
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Vocabulary 1.1-1.3
Antithesis
Phlegmatic
Vivacious
Elucidate
Opposite or contrast
Slow moving, or unemotional
Lively,sprightly, and full of energy
To clarify or explain
Antithesis
Opposite or contrast
Phlegmatic
Slow moving, or unemotional
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English Vocab
Rescind
Alacrity
Disparage
Loll
To repeal, cancel
cheerful readiness
To belittle, speak slightingly: To undervalue
To act in a lazy manner: To lounge
Rescind
To repeal, cancel
Alacrity
cheerful readiness
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Alacrity
Alleviate
Antithesis
Appall
a cheerful readiness; a brisk and eager action
to relieve make more bearable
the direct opposite; a sharp contrast
to fill with dismay or horror
Alacrity
a cheerful readiness; a brisk and eager action
Alleviate
to relieve make more bearable
49 terms
The Great Gatsby Vocab
Privy - v
incredulous - adj
languid - adj
peremptorily - adv
sharing knowledge of something secret or private
unable or unwilling to believe ; skeptically
without energy ; sluggish
in a harshly decisive manner, allowing no response
Privy - v
sharing knowledge of something secret or private
incredulous - adj
unable or unwilling to believe ; skeptically
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Vocabulary words
absurd
belie
cacophony
debilitate
contrary to reason; obviously inconsistent with truth or comm…
contradict; give a false impression
harsh-sounding, discordant
to make weak or feeble
absurd
contrary to reason; obviously inconsistent with truth or comm…
belie
contradict; give a false impression
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lesson 10 wordly wisse
amputate
aptitude
beneficiary
boon
VERB to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
NOUN a natural talent
NOUN one who benefits or gains an advantage from something
NOUN a welcome gift or blessing
amputate
VERB to cut off a body part, especially by surgery
aptitude
NOUN a natural talent
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orange words
adamant
benign
copious
excruciating
Stubborn... (adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdur…
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
Abundant; plentiful
extremely painful
adamant
Stubborn... (adj.) firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, obdur…
benign
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
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Lesson 10
Amputate
Aptitude
Beneficiary
Boon
v - To cut off a body part
n - A natural talent
n - One who benefits or gains an advantage from something
n - A welcome gift
Amputate
v - To cut off a body part
Aptitude
n - A natural talent
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