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Pride and Prejudice AP 12
felicity
insipid
mortified
entreaty
the state of being happy, especially in a high degree; bliss
without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualities; v…
to humiliate or shame, as by injury to one's pride or self-re…
earnest request or petition; supplication
felicity
the state of being happy, especially in a high degree; bliss
insipid
without distinctive, interesting, or stimulating qualities; v…
8 terms
Voc 2
Prudence
Usurp
Magnanimous
Tyrant
Caution with regard to practical matters; discretion
To seize and hold(a position, office, power,etc) by force or…
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury free from petty res…
A sovereign or other ruler who uses power oppressively or unj…
Prudence
Caution with regard to practical matters; discretion
Usurp
To seize and hold(a position, office, power,etc) by force or…
53 terms
Vocab week 2
disposed to be silent or not to seek f…
reserved
reluctant
restrained
reticent
reticent
reticent
reticent
disposed to be silent or not to seek f…
reticent
reserved
reticent
Declaration Part 4
Magnanimity
Disavow
Rectitude
Solemnly
the act of being generous in forgiving an injury or insult
to disclaim knowledge of, connection with, or responsibility of
morally correct behavior or thinking; righteousness
gravely, soberly, or mirthlessly as a person, the face, speec…
Magnanimity
the act of being generous in forgiving an injury or insult
Disavow
to disclaim knowledge of, connection with, or responsibility of
AP Lit words
Incredulous
Magnanimous
Impertinent
Indefatigable
: not able or willing to believe something : feeling or showi…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
intrusive or presumptuous, as persons or their actions; insol…
incapable of being tired out; not yielding to fatigue; untiri…
Incredulous
: not able or willing to believe something : feeling or showi…
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
8 terms
SAT Vocabulary Week 8
altruistic
benevolent
lavish
magnanimous
showing an unselfish concern for others
giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
generous in giving to others or in spending money, almost to…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
altruistic
showing an unselfish concern for others
benevolent
giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
8 terms
Vocab Week 8
Altruistic
Benevolent
Lavish
Magnanimous
(adj.) Showing an unselfish concern for others
(adj.) Giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
(adj.) Generous in giving to others or in spending money, alm…
(adj.) Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from p…
Altruistic
(adj.) Showing an unselfish concern for others
Benevolent
(adj.) Giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
tale of two cities vocal
inexorable
environ
inscrutable
admonish
impossible to stop or prevent
to form a circle or ring round; surround
impossible to understand or interpret
formal expression of approval
inexorable
impossible to stop or prevent
environ
to form a circle or ring round; surround
2015 vocbably words
Lithe
Decorous
Archaic
Magnanimous
Bending readily, pliant, limber, supple flexible
Characterized by dignified propriety in conduct manners, appe…
Marked by the characteristics of an earlier period antiquated
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury free from petty res…
Lithe
Bending readily, pliant, limber, supple flexible
Decorous
Characterized by dignified propriety in conduct manners, appe…
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English Spring Vocab
Redoubtable
Magnanimous
Narcissism
Sacrosanct
that is to be feared; formidable./commanding or evoking respe…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
inordinate fascination with oneself; excessive self-love; van…
extremely sacred or inviolable/not to be entered or trespasse…
Redoubtable
that is to be feared; formidable./commanding or evoking respe…
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
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Vocabulary from classical roots lesson 6 Book A by Norma Fifer and Nancy Flowers
COPIA<L.
copious
MAKROS<G.
macrocosm
"plenty"
Plentiful
"large"
the universe
COPIA<L.
"plenty"
copious
Plentiful
English Wordly Wise
Aptitude
Beneficiary
Commiserate
Inception
Capability; ability; talent
Person/group that receives benefits/ profits
To feel or express sorrow or sympathy for
Beginning; start; commencement
Aptitude
Capability; ability; talent
Beneficiary
Person/group that receives benefits/ profits
11 terms
A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings Vocabulary
cataclysm
compresses
conjectures
impeded
a violent upheaval, especially a social or political one
soft, cloth pads held in place by a bandage and use to provid…
an opinion or theory formed without sufficient proof; guess;…
hindered in movement by obstacles
cataclysm
a violent upheaval, especially a social or political one
compresses
soft, cloth pads held in place by a bandage and use to provid…
10 terms
Vocab Squares #6
Ample
Anecdote
Credulity
Curtail
Fully sufficient or more than adequate
A short account of a particular incident or event
Willingness to believe or trust to readily, especially withou…
To cut short; cut off a part of
Ample
Fully sufficient or more than adequate
Anecdote
A short account of a particular incident or event
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2nd Vocab
Loquacious
Magnanimous
Monomaniac
Nihilist
talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
a psychosis characterized by thoughts confined to one idea or…
total rejection of established laws and institutions.
Loquacious
talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
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SAT Vocab Week 8
altruistic (adj.)
benevolent (adj.)
lavish (adj.)
magnanimous (adj.)
showing an unselfish concern for others
giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
generous in giving others or in spending money, almost to the…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
altruistic (adj.)
showing an unselfish concern for others
benevolent (adj.)
giving freely and easily to others; charitable; kind
English 12 Vocab List #2
Fabricate
Garnut
Hamper
Iclonoclast
Construct or invent something
To complete range or score of something
To hold back
A person who attacks cherished beliefs, traditional instituti…
Fabricate
Construct or invent something
Garnut
To complete range or score of something
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Stem 13
Sedate
Legible
Magnanimous
Contorted
calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
capable of being read or deciphered, especially with ease, as…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
twisted in a violent manner; distorted.
Sedate
calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
Legible
capable of being read or deciphered, especially with ease, as…
10 terms
Hot Words 6
limpid
demure
deleterious
defile
clear, transparent, calm
characterized by shyness and modesty: reserved,
injurious to health, harmful
to make foul, dirty or unclean, pollute... to violate the chasti…
limpid
clear, transparent, calm
demure
characterized by shyness and modesty: reserved,
9 terms
Heroism 6th Grade
benevolent
fortitude
hubris
magnanimous
(adj.) expressing good will
(noun)... mental and emotional strength in facing difficulty, ad…
(n) excessive pride or self-confidence; arrogance
(noun) generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from p…
benevolent
(adj.) expressing good will
fortitude
(noun)... mental and emotional strength in facing difficulty, ad…
8 terms
Great Gatsby Vocabulary Ch. 7
affront ... (Ch. 7)
croon... (Ch. 7)
genial... (Ch. 7)
refuse... (Ch. 7)
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice (verb)
warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial (adjective)
something that is discarded as worthless and useless; rubbish…
affront ... (Ch. 7)
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
croon... (Ch. 7)
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice (verb)
8 terms
Vocab #4
Trite
Anomaly
Irony
Magnanimous
Lacking freshness and originality, lacking effectiveness due…
a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form.…
A contrast between expectation and reality; ... A literary devic…
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Trite
Lacking freshness and originality, lacking effectiveness due…
Anomaly
a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form.…
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big & small
diminuitive
magnanimous
magnate
magnificience
small; little; tiny: adj
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
a person of great influence, importance, or standing in a par…
the quality or state of being magnificent; splendor; grandeur…
diminuitive
small; little; tiny: adj
magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
8 terms
Chapter 7 vocab
Affront
Croon
Genial
Refuse
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
To sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice.
Warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial
Something that is discarded as worthless or useless; rubbish;…
Affront
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Croon
To sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice.
8 terms
Great Gatsby Chapter 7
affront
croon
genially
refuse
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial
something that is discarded as worthless or useless; rubbish;…
affront
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
croon
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
6 terms
Vocab Words
brio
debouche
malapropism
magnanimous
Vigour or vivacity of style or performance.... "she told her sto…
(military, of a body of soldiers) To enter into battle. ... (hyd…
an act or habit of misusing words ridiculously, especially by…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
brio
Vigour or vivacity of style or performance.... "she told her sto…
debouche
(military, of a body of soldiers) To enter into battle. ... (hyd…
6 terms
Vocab for Great Expectations Stage 3 quiz
Magnanimous
Maudlin
Ambivalence
Remonstrate
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
tearfully or weakly emotional; foolishly sentimental
uncertainty or fluctuation
to say or plead in protest, objection, or disapproval
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Maudlin
tearfully or weakly emotional; foolishly sentimental
5 terms
WOD #11
Magnanimity (n)
Blithe (adj)
Fortuitous (adj)
Vulgar (adj)
generosity in forgiving an insult or injury, free from petty…
happy, jolly, merry, carefree and lighthearted
happening by chance; accidental
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or tas…
Magnanimity (n)
generosity in forgiving an insult or injury, free from petty…
Blithe (adj)
happy, jolly, merry, carefree and lighthearted
WOTD (week 11)
magnanimity
blithe
foruitous
vulgar
generosity in forgiving an insult or injury, free from petty…
happy, jolly, mercy, carefree, or lighthearted
happening by chance, accidental
characterized by ignorance of or lack of good breeding or tas…
magnanimity
generosity in forgiving an insult or injury, free from petty…
blithe
happy, jolly, mercy, carefree, or lighthearted
10 terms
A Lang Vocabulary Week 3
Gustatory
Callow
Panegyric
Magnanimous
Of or relating to taste or tasting.
Immature or inexperienced.
A lofty oration or writing in praise of a person or thing; eu…
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Gustatory
Of or relating to taste or tasting.
Callow
Immature or inexperienced.
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Set 1
Ambiguity
Circumlocution
Ephemeral
Hyperbolic
Doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
An indirect expression; use of wordy or evasive language (bea…
Lasting a very short time
Exaggerated, overstated, embellished statements not meant to…
Ambiguity
Doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention
Circumlocution
An indirect expression; use of wordy or evasive language (bea…
10 terms
Vocabulary List 13
Sedate
Legible
Magnanimous
Contorted
Calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
Capable of being read or deciphered, especially with ease, as…
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
twisted in violent manner; distorted
Sedate
Calm, quiet, or composed; undisturbed by passion or excitement
Legible
Capable of being read or deciphered, especially with ease, as…
10 terms
Sparks Great Gatsby Chapter 7 Vocab
dilatory
harrowing
croon
boisterously
tending to delay or procrastinate
extremely disturbing or distressing; grievous
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
rough and noisy; noisily jolly or or rowdy; unrestrained
dilatory
tending to delay or procrastinate
harrowing
extremely disturbing or distressing; grievous
Vocabulary List for The Great Gastby #3
Repose
Affront
Croon
Genial
To lie or be at rest, as from work, activity, etc.
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
To sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
Warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial
Repose
To lie or be at rest, as from work, activity, etc.
Affront
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
English Quarter 3 Unit 4
fickle - adjective
hearth - noun
inexorable - adjective
magnanimous - adjective
likely to change, especially due to irresolution or instabili…
the floor of a fireplace, usually of stone, brick, etc., ofte…
unyielding, unalterable; not to be persuaded, moved, or affec…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
fickle - adjective
likely to change, especially due to irresolution or instabili…
hearth - noun
the floor of a fireplace, usually of stone, brick, etc., ofte…
Euro lit vocab 2.
Animosity
Magnanimous
Affinity
Definitive
A feeling of strong dislike,ill will,or enmity.
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury;free from petty res…
A natural liking for or attraction to a person,thing, idea,etc.
Most reliable or complete.
Animosity
A feeling of strong dislike,ill will,or enmity.
Magnanimous
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury;free from petty res…
Classic Vocabulary ~ 7th grade advanced LA ~ 56/60
abject
austere
magnanimous
oppress
utterly hopeless, miserable, humiliating
severe in manner or appearance; uncompromising; strict; forbi…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
to burden with cruel or unjust impositions or restraints; sub…
abject
utterly hopeless, miserable, humiliating
austere
severe in manner or appearance; uncompromising; strict; forbi…
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Vocab Set #2
altruistic
egregious
extrovert
idiosyncrasy
unselfishly concerned for or devoted to the welfare of others
Extremely bad; flagrant
an outgoing, gregarious person
a characteristic, habit, mannerism, or the like, that is pecu…
altruistic
unselfishly concerned for or devoted to the welfare of others
egregious
Extremely bad; flagrant
10 terms
Vocabulary set 2
altruistic
egregious
extrovert
idiosyncrasy
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
outstandingly bad; shocking.
an outgoing person
a mode of behavior or way of thought peculiar to an individual.
altruistic
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
egregious
outstandingly bad; shocking.
5 terms
Vocab words
Ambiguous
Obsequious
Gregarious
Ostentatious
adjective... open to or having several possible meanings or inte…
adjective... characterized by or showing servile complaisance or…
adjective... fond of the company of others;sociable... synonym:affa…
adjective... characterized by or given to pretentious or conspic…
Ambiguous
adjective... open to or having several possible meanings or inte…
Obsequious
adjective... characterized by or showing servile complaisance or…
Unit 6 Vocab Words
Magnanimous
Electic
Detrimental
Noxious
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
selecting or choosing from various sources.... made up of what i…
Causing harm; damage
harmful or injurious to health or physical well-being
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Electic
selecting or choosing from various sources.... made up of what i…
10 terms
Week 13 - English III
ambivalent
analogous
emissary
felicity
having mixed feelings about someone or something; being unabl…
similar, alike, like, comparable, akin.
a representative sent on a mission or errand:
the state of being happy, especially in a high degree; bliss
ambivalent
having mixed feelings about someone or something; being unabl…
analogous
similar, alike, like, comparable, akin.
10 terms
Vocabulary week 17
Lexicon
Loathe
Longitude
Loquacious
a wordbook or dictionary
to feel disgust or intense aversion for; abhors
angular distance east or west on the earth's surface, measure…
to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garr…
Lexicon
a wordbook or dictionary
Loathe
to feel disgust or intense aversion for; abhors
Subset 4
juxtaposition (noun)
lugubrious (adj)
lyrical (adj)
magnanimous (adj)
placement of two things closely together to emphasize compari…
exaggeratedly mournful. sorrowful. dismal
songlike. melodious. poetic. characterized by or expressing s…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury. free from petty re…
juxtaposition (noun)
placement of two things closely together to emphasize compari…
lugubrious (adj)
exaggeratedly mournful. sorrowful. dismal
vocab 3
lucid
lucrative
lugubrious
luminary
easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible
profitable; moneymaking; remunerative
mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially in an affected, exagg…
a celestial body, as the sun or moon.
lucid
easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible
lucrative
profitable; moneymaking; remunerative
HE10 vocab 4
Insuperable
Deprecate
Fastidious
Mar
Incapable of being overcome
To express disapproval of
Very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail
Impair the appearance of; disfigure
Insuperable
Incapable of being overcome
Deprecate
To express disapproval of
List 61 Part 2
Ob
Tens
Micro
Cosmo
Against
Stretch
Small
Universe
Ob
Against
Tens
Stretch
8 terms
Zine entry 4
Juxtaposition
lugubrious
Lyrical
magnanimous
(noun) placement of two things closely together to emphasize…
(adj) exaggeratedly mournful; sorrowful; mournful;dismal
(adj) melodious; songlike;poetic;characterized by or expressi…
(adj) generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from pe…
Juxtaposition
(noun) placement of two things closely together to emphasize…
lugubrious
(adj) exaggeratedly mournful; sorrowful; mournful;dismal
vocabulary 6
amorphous
ample
anecdote
anomaly
having no specific shape; formless
plentiful; enough
a short account of an event or incident
abnormality; peculiarity
amorphous
having no specific shape; formless
ample
plentiful; enough
10 terms
AP English vocab week #5
Oxymoron
Mechanistic
Ominously
Malevolent
A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
Of or relating to the theory of mechanism or mechanists
Indicating the nature of a future event, for good or for evil
Wishing evil or harm to another or others
Oxymoron
A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
Mechanistic
Of or relating to the theory of mechanism or mechanists
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