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Brave New World- List 3
magnanimous
menial
mescal
pneumatic
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
of or relating to low-level, humble work
hallucinogen
relating to air; worked by compressed air
magnanimous
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
menial
of or relating to low-level, humble work
Can Truth Change # 2
Eminent
Empathy
Laudatory
Magnanimous
Distinguished, Prominent
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
full of praise
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
Eminent
Distinguished, Prominent
Empathy
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
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One person can change the world
altruism
eminent
empathetic
extol
unselfish concern for the welfare of others
distinguished, prominent
understanding of other people's emotions
to praise highly
altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others
eminent
distinguished, prominent
10 terms
SAT vocab Group 9
analogous
caustic
detrimental
extol
Comparable
Burning (chemicals and skin)
harmful
praise
analogous
Comparable
caustic
Burning (chemicals and skin)
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Vocab 146-150
loquacious
lucid
lugubrious
magnanimous
Very talkative
Easily understood; clear
Mournful, dismal, or gloomy
Courageously noble in mind and heart
loquacious
Very talkative
lucid
Easily understood; clear
10 terms
SAT Vocab 5 Branscum
Jocular
Juxtapose
Laudatory
Litigious
characterized by given to joking
to place side by side, espicially for comparison or contrast
full of praise
prone to engage in lawsuits
Jocular
characterized by given to joking
Juxtapose
to place side by side, espicially for comparison or contrast
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146-150 vocab
loquacious
lucid
lugubrious
magnanimous
Very talkative
Easily understood
gloomy
Courageously noble in mind and heart
loquacious
Very talkative
lucid
Easily understood
10 terms
One person can change the world
altruism
eminent
empathy
extol
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
distinguished; prominent
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
to praise highly
altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
eminent
distinguished; prominent
Lesson 10
Animus
Corpulent... Corpulence
Corpus
Corpuscle... Corpuscular
An intention or purpose; animosity; hatred
Having a large, overweight body; obese
Having a large collections of writings
A cell, such as a blood or liqid
Animus
An intention or purpose; animosity; hatred
Corpulent... Corpulence
Having a large, overweight body; obese
Week #4: -corp- & -anim-
-corp-
-anim-
animus
corpulent
body
mind; soul
a. feeling of hatred;ill will... b. disposition; an attitude tha…
excessively fat; obese
-corp-
body
-anim-
mind; soul
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Language Words
Affable
Benignant
Genial
Judicious
Easy and pleasant to speak to;appropriate
Favorable:beneficial
Having a pleasant or friendly disposition or manner
Having or exhibiting noble in mind and heart
Affable
Easy and pleasant to speak to;appropriate
Benignant
Favorable:beneficial
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fiske: give and take
magnanimous
parsimonious
prodigal
penurious
extremely generous and forgiving, courageously noble in mind…
to spare
extremely wasteful or extravagant or lavishly abundant
stingy, unwilling to spend money and poverty-stricken or dest…
magnanimous
extremely generous and forgiving, courageously noble in mind…
parsimonious
to spare
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adjective23
penurious
provident
stingy
altruistic
unwilling to spend or spare any money
careful and circumspect in one's behavior
a common term describing someone who is tightfisted or miserly
truly generous not concerned with self but concerned rather w…
penurious
unwilling to spend or spare any money
provident
careful and circumspect in one's behavior
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WOW #14
Magnanimous
Veracity
Eclectic
Advocate
1. Courageously noble in mind and heart... 2. Generous in forgiv…
1. Adherence to the truth; truthfulness... 2. Conformity to fact…
1. Selecting or employing individual elements from a variety…
1. To speak, plead, or argue in favor of
Magnanimous
1. Courageously noble in mind and heart... 2. Generous in forgiv…
Veracity
1. Adherence to the truth; truthfulness... 2. Conformity to fact…
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Chapter 4 Words and Stuff
magnanimous
parsimonious
prodigal
penurious
great soul, extremely generous and forgiving, courageously no…
to spare, excessively stingy
to squander, extremely wasteful, extravagant
unwilling to spend money, poverty-stricken or destitute, poor
magnanimous
great soul, extremely generous and forgiving, courageously no…
parsimonious
to spare, excessively stingy
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Vocab q2 set3
Affable
Benignant
Geniel
Judicious
Easy and pleasant to speak to approachable
Favorable beneficial
Having a pleasant or friendly disposition or manner
Having or exhibiting sound judgment
Affable
Easy and pleasant to speak to approachable
Benignant
Favorable beneficial
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Book Club Vocab #3
Magnanimous
Parsimonious
Prodigal
Penurious
1. Extremely generous and forgiving... 2. Courageously noble in…
Excessively stingy
1. Extremely wasteful or extravagant... 2. Lavishly abundant
1. stingy and unwilling to spend money... 2. poor
Magnanimous
1. Extremely generous and forgiving... 2. Courageously noble in…
Parsimonious
Excessively stingy
Wow words 9
Affable
Benignant
Genial
Judicious
Easy and pleasent to speak to
Favorable
Having a pleasant or friendly manner
Having or exhibiting judgement
Affable
Easy and pleasent to speak to
Benignant
Favorable
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Vocab #9
Sycophant
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Insincere, obsequious flatterer
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness
Distinguished; prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation…
Sycophant
Insincere, obsequious flatterer
Altruism
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness
10 terms
Vocab #5
Jocular
Juxtapose
Laudatory
Litigious
characterized or given to joking
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
full of praise
prone to engage in lawsuits
Jocular
characterized or given to joking
Juxtapose
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
SAT vocab 11-20
reticence
penchant
admonish
reverence
The quality or state of keeping silent; reserve
a strong inclination or liking
to caution or advise against something
A high opinion of something; admiration
reticence
The quality or state of keeping silent; reserve
penchant
a strong inclination or liking
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Vocab 6- English 10
Credible
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Capable of being belived; plausible
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
Distinguished; prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
Credible
Capable of being belived; plausible
Altruism
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
English Vocab List 6
Credible
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
capable of being believed; plausible
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
distinguished; prominent
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
Credible
capable of being believed; plausible
Altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
11 terms
Quarter 3 Week 2
cide
jur/just
magnanimous
mercenary
kill
law
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
motivated solely by a desire for money or material gain
cide
kill
jur/just
law
English 10 Vocabulary List 6
Credible
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Capable of being believed; plausible
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selfessness
Distinguished; prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
Credible
Capable of being believed; plausible
Altruism
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selfessness
10 terms
Fiske CH.4
Magnanimous
Parsimonious
Prodigal
Penurious
Extremely generous and forgiving courageously noble in mind a…
Excessively stingy
Extremely wasteful and lavishly abundant
Stingy unwilling to spend money; poverty-stricken or destitute
Magnanimous
Extremely generous and forgiving courageously noble in mind a…
Parsimonious
Excessively stingy
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SAT VOCAB week 6
affable
benignant
genial
judious
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
Beneficial; kindly
Friendly
having or exhibiting judgement
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
benignant
Beneficial; kindly
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Owen Return of the Indian Vocab
mussed
gauntlet
evasive
absurd
to make untidy : wrinkle, disarrange, rumple, dishevel
an armored or protective glove; a challenge; two lines of men…
deliberately vague or ambiguous
inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense
mussed
to make untidy : wrinkle, disarrange, rumple, dishevel
gauntlet
an armored or protective glove; a challenge; two lines of men…
Vocab set 2
altruistic
egregious
extrovert
idiosyncrasy
Unselfish
Extremely bad; flagrant
an outgoing person
a characteristic, habit, mannerism, or the like, that is pecu…
altruistic
Unselfish
egregious
Extremely bad; flagrant
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Week 2 11-20
vindicate
cajole
laudatory
magnanimous
to free from blame
to urge with repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery
full of praise
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
vindicate
to free from blame
cajole
to urge with repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery
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vq # 5
Jocular
Juxtapose
Laudatory
Lugubrious
characterized by or given to joking
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
full of praise
mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially to an exaggerated deg…
Jocular
characterized by or given to joking
Juxtapose
to place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast
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SAT words
Chicanery
Obsequious
Sycophant
Altruism
Trickery
Fawning and servile
Insincere, obsequious flatterer
Selflessness; unselfish concern for the welfare of others
Chicanery
Trickery
Obsequious
Fawning and servile
10 terms
Vocab #13
ambivalent
analogous
emissary
felicity
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
similar or alike in some way; equivalent to
agent; messenger
great happiness
ambivalent
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something…
analogous
similar or alike in some way; equivalent to
10 terms
WOW Words #6
Affable
Benignant
Genial
Judicious
easy to approach and talk to; approchable
kind to inferiors; gracious
warmly and pleasantly cheerful
showing judgement; wise
Affable
easy to approach and talk to; approchable
Benignant
kind to inferiors; gracious
Debilitate
Admonish
Anomaly
Enigma
To weaken
To caution or advise against something
an odd, pecular, or strange condition, situation
Mystery
Debilitate
To weaken
Admonish
To caution or advise against something
5 terms
Vocabulary #146-150
Loquacious
Lucid
Lugubrious
Magnanimous
Very talkative
Easily understood; clear
Mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially to an exaggerated or…
Courageously noble in mind and heart
Loquacious
Very talkative
Lucid
Easily understood; clear
10 terms
SAT #8
Chicanery
Obsequious
Sycophant
Altruism
(n) trickery
(adj) fawning or servile
(n) Insincere, obsequious flattery
(n) Unselfish concern for the welfare of others
Chicanery
(n) trickery
Obsequious
(adj) fawning or servile
English Vocab List 6
credible
altruism
eminent
empathetic
capable of being believed; plausible
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
distinguished; prominent
identification with and understand of another's situation, fe…
credible
capable of being believed; plausible
altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
10 terms
71-80 Mrs.Monroe Pre-AP English Vocabulary
Obsequious
Sycophant
Altruism
Eminent
Fawning and servile, (overly submissive and eager to please)
Insincere; obsequious flattering
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
Distinguished; prominent
Obsequious
Fawning and servile, (overly submissive and eager to please)
Sycophant
Insincere; obsequious flattering
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english 4 week 6
affable
benignant
genial
judicious
easy and pleasant to speak to ; approachable
favorable
being very pleasant and friendly
good judgement
affable
easy and pleasant to speak to ; approachable
benignant
favorable
Vocab 2
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Extol
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
Distinguished; prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
To praise highly
Altruism
Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness
Eminent
Distinguished; prominent
English Vocabulary
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Extol
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness (ki…
distinguished; prominent (well-known)
identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
to praise highly (celebrate)
Altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness (ki…
Eminent
distinguished; prominent (well-known)
10 terms
Week 6
Affable adj.
Benignant adj.
Genial adj.
Judicious adj.
Easy and pleasant to speak to.
Favorable; beneficial
Having a friendly disposition or manner.
Having or exhibiting sound judgement.
Affable adj.
Easy and pleasant to speak to.
Benignant adj.
Favorable; beneficial
Week 2 "Flattery will Get you Nowhere"
cajole
laudatory
magnanimous
philanthropic
to urge with repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery
full of praise
courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
humanitarian; benevolent; relating to monetary generosity
cajole
to urge with repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery
laudatory
full of praise
Vocab. list 6
Eminent
Empathy
Extol
Laudatory
Distinguished; prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
To praise highly
Full of praise
Eminent
Distinguished; prominent
Empathy
Identification with and understanding of another's situation,…
vocabulary 3
Sycophant
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
insincere, obsequious flatterer; gaining advantage
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selfessness
distinguished; prominent
identifying with and understanding of another situation, feel…
Sycophant
insincere, obsequious flatterer; gaining advantage
Altruism
unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selfessness
Vocab 9
Monotonus
Congeal
Revulsion
Desolate
Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone
To solidify or thicken
A sudden strong feeling of disgust
Devoid of inhabitiants
Monotonus
Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone
Congeal
To solidify or thicken
Vocab List 6
Rectitude
Reciprocate
Philanthropic
Magnanimous
Moral uprightness; righteousness
To mutually take or give; to reapond in kind
Humanitarian; benevolent; relating to monetary generosity
Courageously or generously noble in mind and heart
Rectitude
Moral uprightness; righteousness
Reciprocate
To mutually take or give; to reapond in kind
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List 6
Credible
Altruism
Eminent
Empathetic
Capable of being believed, plausible
Selfless concern for welfare of others
Distinguished, prominent
Identification with and understanding of another's situation
Credible
Capable of being believed, plausible
Altruism
Selfless concern for welfare of others
SAT Vocab (p. 78)
Dispense
Commend
Ascertain
Commonplace
to deal out, distribute; to do without, do away with
to mention as worthy of confidence or attention
to find out, as through investigation or experimentation
ordinary; dull or platitudinous
Dispense
to deal out, distribute; to do without, do away with
Commend
to mention as worthy of confidence or attention
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