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Vocab 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
SAT Vocab Week 8 - Words Related to Generosity with Money or Time, or Showing Concern for Others
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
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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
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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
AP Lang Vocab 2
Dyspeptic
Christen
Magnanimous
Sprightly
gloomy, pessimistic, and irritable.
to name and dedicate
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Animated or vivacious; lively.
Dyspeptic
gloomy, pessimistic, and irritable.
Christen
to name and dedicate
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
Sat Words
Squander
Magnanimous
Prudent
Imprudent
To spend or use extravagantly or wastefully
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
...
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Squander
To spend or use extravagantly or wastefully
Magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
11 terms
Act 34-44
Foster
Holistic
Idiosyncrasy
Ineffable
To promote the growth of development of cultivate nurture
Emphasizing the importance of the whole and interdependence o…
A habit mannerism or characteristic that is peculiar to an in…
Defying expression or description inexpressible
Foster
To promote the growth of development of cultivate nurture
Holistic
Emphasizing the importance of the whole and interdependence o…
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Vocabulary Set #2
altruistic
egregious
extrovert
idiosyncrasy
showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
outstandingly bad; shocking.
an outgoing person
a mode of behavior or way of thought peculiar to an individual
altruistic
showing a disinterested and selfless concern for the well-bei…
egregious
outstandingly bad; shocking.
Morphemes 11/2/15
Di-, dia-
Eco
-en
Magnanimous
Apart, through: prefix
Community: root
Made of: suffix
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Di-, dia-
Apart, through: prefix
Eco
Community: root
Week 10
Animus
Animosity
Magnanimous
Pusillanimous
Spirit
A feeling of strong dislike, ill will, hostility or enmity
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Lacking courage or resolution cowardly faint hearted timid
Animus
Spirit
Animosity
A feeling of strong dislike, ill will, hostility or enmity
Sat Vocab #4
Frivolous
Cogent
Condone
Magnanimous
(adj) characterized by lack of seriousness or sense
(adj) convincing or believable by virtue of forcible, clear,…
(verb) to disregard or overlook (something illegal, objection…
(adi) generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from pe…
Frivolous
(adj) characterized by lack of seriousness or sense
Cogent
(adj) convincing or believable by virtue of forcible, clear,…
Otd vocab part 2
Delectable
Finicky
Preposterous
Surreal
Highly pleasing
Very hard to please
Totally absurd
Having a dreamlike or unreal quality
Delectable
Highly pleasing
Finicky
Very hard to please
12 terms
Inspiration Twain
morbid
propagate
impudent
judicious
an unhealthy mental state; being too gloomy, sensitive, etc.
to multiply or spread out
rude or disrespectful
sensible; showing good judgment
morbid
an unhealthy mental state; being too gloomy, sensitive, etc.
propagate
to multiply or spread out
SAT VOCAB
Frivolous
Cogent
Condone
Magnanimous
characterized by lack of seriousness or sense: frivolous cond…
convincing or believable by virtue of forcible, clear, or inc…
to disregard or overlook (something illegal, objectionable, o…
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
Frivolous
characterized by lack of seriousness or sense: frivolous cond…
Cogent
convincing or believable by virtue of forcible, clear, or inc…
SAT Root #10
spirit
animosity
magnanimous
pusillanimous
animus
a feeling of strong dislike, ill will, hostility, or enmity
generous in forgiving an insult or injury, free from petty re…
lacking courage, or resolution, cowardly, faint hearted, timid
spirit
animus
animosity
a feeling of strong dislike, ill will, hostility, or enmity
Vocab List 16
Ambivalent (adj)... Ambivalence(n)... Ambiva…
Analogous (adj)
Emissary (n)
Felicity (n)
having mixed feelings about someone or something; being unabl…
Similar, alike, like, comparable, akin.
A representative sent on a mission or errand; delegate, ambas…
The state of being happy in a high degree; a cause of happine…
Ambivalent (adj)... Ambivalence(n)... Ambiva…
having mixed feelings about someone or something; being unabl…
Analogous (adj)
Similar, alike, like, comparable, akin.
AP MC Practice 3/7/16
avail
self-abasement
collateral
magnanimous
use or take advantage of
humiliation of oneself, especially as a result of guilt, sham…
accompanying, auxiliary
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
avail
use or take advantage of
self-abasement
humiliation of oneself, especially as a result of guilt, sham…
SAT words
Effusive
Abstemious
Magnanimous
Obsequious
unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve
sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
characterized by or showing servile complaisance or deference
Effusive
unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve
Abstemious
sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet
Vocab set #2
altruistic (adj.)
egregious (adj.)
extrovert (n.)
idiosyncrasy (n.)
Concern for others
extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant
an outgoing, gregarious person
a characteristic, habit, mannerism, or the like, that is pecu…
altruistic (adj.)
Concern for others
egregious (adj.)
extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant
Anima/ Anim (Spirit, Soul Life)
To give life to, make alive
A feeling of strong dislike, ill will,…
Generous in forgiving an insult or inj…
Lacking courage or resolution, cowardl…
Animate
Animosity
Magnanimous
Pusillanimous
To give life to, make alive
Animate
A feeling of strong dislike, ill will,…
Animosity
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Vocab Words List Noughts and crosses
Patronize
Tentatively
Serene
Facetious
Treat with an apparent kindness which betrays a feeling of su…
Unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant
Calm, peaceful, or tranquil; unruffled
Not meant to be taken seriously or literally
Patronize
Treat with an apparent kindness which betrays a feeling of su…
Tentatively
Unsure; uncertain; not definite or positive; hesitant
Gatsby chapter 7
Affront
Croon
Genial(ly)
Refuse
Peronally offensive act/word. Delibrate act,display of disres…
To sing, to hum in soft, smoothing voice
Warmly/pleasantly cheerful, coronial
Something that is discarded as worthless or useless, rubbish,…
Affront
Peronally offensive act/word. Delibrate act,display of disres…
Croon
To sing, to hum in soft, smoothing voice
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Vocab Book the Second: Chapters 17-24
Apocryphal
Blasphemous
Conflagration
Dissolute
made-up
speaking against God
A destructive fire, usually an extensive one
debauched- Indifferent to moral restraints
Apocryphal
made-up
Blasphemous
speaking against God
eng Vocab
defiant
consummate
magnanimous
rhetorical
adj- boldy resisting authority or opposite factor
adj- complete or perfect in every respect
adj- generous in forgiving unselfish free of resentment
adj- used to style/effectively
defiant
adj- boldy resisting authority or opposite factor
consummate
adj- complete or perfect in every respect
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vocab
rancor
innocuous
repugnant
masochist
bitterness or resentfulness, especially when long-standing
not harmful or offensive
extremely distasteful; unacceptable
a person who is gratified by pain, degradation, etc., that is…
rancor
bitterness or resentfulness, especially when long-standing
innocuous
not harmful or offensive
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Vocab 14
Affront
Capitulate
Effusion
Guffaw
Personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display o…
To surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms
Act of effusing or pouring forth
A loud, unrestrained burst of laughter
Affront
Personally offensive act or word; deliberate act or display o…
Capitulate
To surrender unconditionally or on stipulated terms
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
Barham Odyssey Vocab #13-24
ignoble
squalid
irreproachable
pensive
not honorable in character or purpose
foul and repulsive as from lack or cleanliness; neglected and…
not reproachable; free from blame
dreamily or wistfully thoughtful; lost in thought
ignoble
not honorable in character or purpose
squalid
foul and repulsive as from lack or cleanliness; neglected and…
10 terms
NUMBERED HEADS WHAT IT TAKES TO FORGIVE A KILLER
ANIMOSITY
CATASTROPHE
AVOWED
EULOGY
A FEELING OF STRONG DISLIKE, ILL WILL, OR ENMITY THAT TENDS T…
A SUDDEN AND WIDESPREAD DISASTER
ACKNOWLEDGED, DECLARED
A SPEECH OR WRITING IN PRAISE OF A PERSON OR THING, ESPECIALL…
ANIMOSITY
A FEELING OF STRONG DISLIKE, ILL WILL, OR ENMITY THAT TENDS T…
CATASTROPHE
A SUDDEN AND WIDESPREAD DISASTER
History Vocab 13
Magnanimous
Ephemeral
Veracity
Decorum
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury, free from resentfu…
Lasting a very short time
Correctness or accuracy; truthfulness
Dignified behavior, speech, or dress
Magnanimous
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury, free from resentfu…
Ephemeral
Lasting a very short time
Verbal 2
Sanguine
Alienate
Ignominious
Conviction
Confident; cheerful
To push someone outside the group
Disgrace; shame
Strong belief or opinion
Sanguine
Confident; cheerful
Alienate
To push someone outside the group
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vocab squares
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
to cut short
ample
fully sufficient or more than adequate
anecdote
a short account of a particular incident or event
Boyles week 2 vocab a very old man with wings
magnanimous
catechism
ingenuous
prudence
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
a book containing a summary of the principles of the christia…
free from reserve, restraint, or dissimulation; candid; sincere
wise in practical affairs, as by providing for the future
magnanimous
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
catechism
a book containing a summary of the principles of the christia…
8 terms
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…
Gatsby vocab 1
Somnambulatory
Debauchee
Inviolate
Magnanimous
Sleepwalking
A person addicted to excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures
Free from violation, injury, descration, or outrage
Generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from pretty r…
Somnambulatory
Sleepwalking
Debauchee
A person addicted to excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures
AP Lit Vocabulary #2
reticent
ignominious
derisive
magnanimous
disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved
discreditable; humiliating
contemptuous; mocking
generous in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty re…
reticent
disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved
ignominious
discreditable; humiliating
10 terms
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…
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…
HE10 A Tale of Two Cities Book the second chapters 14-24 vocabulary
ardour
chary
diffident
loadstone
noun, great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion
adjective, cautious or careful; wary;
adjective, lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth, or…
noun, something that attracts strongly
ardour
noun, great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion
chary
adjective, cautious or careful; wary;
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
List 61 Part 2
Ob
Tens
Micro
Cosmo
Against
Stretch
Small
Universe
Ob
Against
Tens
Stretch
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.
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…
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.…
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…
vocabulary week 1
Altruism
Autonomy
Denounce
Eradicate
(n) the principle or practice of unselfish concern for or dev…
(n) independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions:…
(v) to condemn or censure openly or publicly:
(v) to remove or destroy utterly; extirpate
Altruism
(n) the principle or practice of unselfish concern for or dev…
Autonomy
(n) independence or freedom, as of the will or one's actions:…
Vocab Honors
Jeopardy
Lax
Lucid
Ludicrous
hazard or risk of or exposure to loss, harm, death, or injury
not strict or severe; careless or negligent
easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible
causing laughter because of absurdity; provoking or deserving…
Jeopardy
hazard or risk of or exposure to loss, harm, death, or injury
Lax
not strict or severe; careless or negligent
English Vocab #2 may12
Defiant
Consummate
Magnanimous
Rhetorical
(Adj) Boldly resisting authority or opposing force
(Adj) Complete or perfect in every aspect
(Adj) generous and forgiving or unselfish or free of resentment
(Adj) used for style or effect only
Defiant
(Adj) Boldly resisting authority or opposing force
Consummate
(Adj) Complete or perfect in every aspect
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