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ch 7 Great Gatsby checkpoint #3
lurch
magnanimous
presumptuous
inquest
to leave in an uncomfortable or desperate situation; desert i…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Going beyond what is right or proper; excessively forward; im…
an inquiry into the cause of an unexpected death
lurch
to leave in an uncomfortable or desperate situation; desert i…
magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
8 terms
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
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,
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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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)
12 terms
week 12
celerity
proclivity
enmity
depravity
swiftness; speed
natural or habitual inclination or tendency
a feeling or condition of hostility hatred
the state of being bad or evil
celerity
swiftness; speed
proclivity
natural or habitual inclination or tendency
10 terms
Vocabulary 14
Affront
Capitulate
Effusion
Guffaw
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
to surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms.
the act of effusing or pouring forth.
a loud, unrestrained burst of laughter.
Affront
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
Capitulate
to surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms.
10 terms
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
5 terms
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…
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
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Brave New World Week One vocab
viviparous
effusive
prodigious
portentous
bringing forth living young rather than eggs, as most mammals…
unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve:
wonderful or marvelous:
ominously significant or indicative
viviparous
bringing forth living young rather than eggs, as most mammals…
effusive
unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve:
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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
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…
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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…
5 terms
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
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
10 terms
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
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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
SAT Vocab Quiz #31-40
disseminate
aloof
innate
placate
(v) to broadcast or publicize
(adj) stand offish, reserved, removed, distant
(adj) inborn or natural
(v) to soothe, to calm, to pacify
disseminate
(v) to broadcast or publicize
aloof
(adj) stand offish, reserved, removed, distant
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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.
15 terms
Gatsby Vocabulary 6-7
transpire (verb)
laudable (adj)
insidious (adj)
ineffable (adj)
to occur; happen; take place
deserving praise; praiseworthy; commendable
attractive or enticing but harmful; intended to entrap
incapable of being expressed; indescribable or unutterable
transpire (verb)
to occur; happen; take place
laudable (adj)
deserving praise; praiseworthy; commendable
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
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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
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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
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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
15 terms
List 61 Part 2
Ob
Tens
Micro
Cosmo
Against
Stretch
Small
Universe
Ob
Against
Tens
Stretch
15 terms
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
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English odyssey vocab
Cowed
Carousers
Ravenous
Foundered
Frighten by threats, violence. Intimidate
Drunk men
Extremely hungry. Femished
(of a ship, boat, etc.) to fill with water and sink
Cowed
Frighten by threats, violence. Intimidate
Carousers
Drunk men
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SAT Vocabulary Week 8: The Giving Group
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
The Great Gatsby Vocab (Ch. 7)
Affront
Croon
Genial (ly)
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
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Chapter 7 vocab (Gatsby)
Affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
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
The Great Gatsby Chapter 6-9 Vocab
Affront
Croon
Genial
Refuse
A personally offensive act of word; deliberate act or display…
So sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
Warmly and pleasantly cheerful
Something that is discarded as worthless or useless; rubbish;…
Affront
A personally offensive act of word; deliberate act or display…
Croon
So sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
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vocab 16
abject
conversant
dubious
laudable
(of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant, and…
familiar with or knowledgeable about something.
hesitating or doubting.... not to be relied upon; suspect.
(of an action, idea, or goal) deserving praise and commendati…
abject
(of a situation or condition) extremely bad, unpleasant, and…
conversant
familiar with or knowledgeable about something.
8 terms
Great Gatsby: chapter 7 vocabulary
Affront
Croon
Genial
Refuse
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
To sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
Warmly or 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 Vocab 7
Affront
Croon
Genial
Refuse
A personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
To sing or him 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 him in a soft soothing voice
8 terms
Great Gatsby Vocab Ch 7
Affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
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
"The Great Gatsby" Vocabulary Chapter 7
affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
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 Vocabulary
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
Ch. 7 Vocab
Affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
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 described 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
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
Chapter 7 vocab Great Gatsby
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
Gatsby chapter 7 vocab
affront
croon
genial(ly)
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 Chapters 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
The Great Gatsby Vocabulary; 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
16 terms
Gatsby chapter 6 and 7
Transpire
Insidious
Laudable
Ineffable
To occurs happen take place
Attractive or enticing but harmful intended to entrap
Deserving praise praise worthy commendable
Incapable of being expressed indescribable or unutterable
Transpire
To occurs happen take place
Insidious
Attractive or enticing but harmful intended to entrap
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Vocabulary Set 2
altruistic (adj.)
egregious (adj.)
extrovert (n.)
idiosyncrasy (n.)
Unselfishly generous, concerned for others
extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant
a person who is outgoing and very sociable
a peculiar personality trait
altruistic (adj.)
Unselfishly generous, concerned for others
egregious (adj.)
extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant
8 terms
The Great Gatsby - Ch. 7 Vocab
Affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
Refuse
a personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display…
to sing or hum softly, 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 softly, soothing voice
8 terms
Gatsby Ch.7 Vocabulary
affront
croon
genial
refuse [REF-yoos]
personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display o…
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
warmly and pleasantly cheerful; cordial
something that is discarded as worthless or useless; rubbish;…
affront
personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display o…
croon
to sing or hum in a soft, soothing voice
8 terms
Great Gatsby Ch 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
9 terms
The Indispensable Opposition Vocab
Abstraction
Apology
Arbitrary
cultivate
an idea
a justification or defense of a cause or policy
subject to the will or judgment without restriction of someon…
to develop or improve by education or training
Abstraction
an idea
Apology
a justification or defense of a cause or policy
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