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8 terms
NOBLE SACRIFICE
chivalrous
relinquish
abnegate
martyr
courteous and gallant
voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up
reject; renounce
someone who is killed because of their beliefs
chivalrous
courteous and gallant
relinquish
voluntarily cease to keep or claim; give up
7 terms
Critics: Othello - F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Intellect and the Noble Hero' (1952)
purely noble... F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Int…
victim... F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Intellect…
Othello-Desdemona relation... F R Leavis,…
egotistic... F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Intell…
'Othello is purely noble, strong, generous, and trusting...'
'Othello is... merely a victim - the victim of Iago's devilis…
'The tragedy is inherent in the Othello-Desdemona relation, a…
'Othello, in his magnanimous way, is egotistic. He really is,…
purely noble... F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Int…
'Othello is purely noble, strong, generous, and trusting...'
victim... F R Leavis, 'Diabolic Intellect…
'Othello is... merely a victim - the victim of Iago's devilis…
5 terms
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
English - SAT Words: Group 4: Parity - Magnanimous
Parity
Rectitude
Remiss
Repudiate
(n.) equality, as in amount, status or value (antonym: dispar…
(n.) moral uprightness; righteousness
(adj.) lax in attending to duty; negligent
(v.) to reject the validity or authority of
Parity
(n.) equality, as in amount, status or value (antonym: dispar…
Rectitude
(n.) moral uprightness; righteousness
Classical Roots A Lesson 6A
makros G.
macrocosm (1)
macrocosm (2)
magnus L.
Large
The universe.
Any great whole.
Great
makros G.
Large
macrocosm (1)
The universe.
American History Greek/Latin Words List
metropolis
political
policy
magnify
(mater-mother) main city with smaller suburbs around it
concerning the management of a city
course of action adopted in the management of a city
(facio-make, do) make larger
metropolis
(mater-mother) main city with smaller suburbs around it
political
concerning the management of a city
8 terms
lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
Plentiful; in large amounts
The universe
Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
A wealthy, influential person, especially in business.
copious
Plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
The universe
35 terms
on course ch 4
impeccable
unprejudiced
inflamed
urgent
perfect
fair
irritated
important
impeccable
perfect
unprejudiced
fair
20 terms
Homeroom Words 1-20
Abate
Abet
Abhor
Banal
to decrease; to recede
to aid; to act as an accomplice
to detest; to loathe
commonplace; boring
Abate
to decrease; to recede
Abet
to aid; to act as an accomplice
10 terms
Week 17 Vocabulary
Exhort
Flamboyant
Foible
Innocuous
To urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
Very showy; strikingly bold
A minor weakness or character flaw; a minor fault in behavior
Harmless; inoffensive
Exhort
To urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
Flamboyant
Very showy; strikingly bold
15 terms
Vocab Book 2 Lesson 9-SImplified
emulate
sere
enhance
contrite
imitate, copy
dry and withered
increase value
sorry
emulate
imitate, copy
sere
dry and withered
Vocabulary 2
Acclaim
Acquiesce
Assimilate
Delirious
to greet with loud approval or praise
to agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
to take in, or to be taken in by a larger group
extreme mental confusion or excitement
Acclaim
to greet with loud approval or praise
Acquiesce
to agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
List 6
hackneyed
mundane
vacuous
prosaic
overused; trite
ordinary; typical
lacking substance
unimaginative; ordinary
hackneyed
overused; trite
mundane
ordinary; typical
6 terms
Tom Sawyer Section 4
Capacity
Commence
Labyrinth
Magnanimous
An ability; potential
To bring or come into operation
a network of winding passages; a maze
Generous in forgiving or Noble Spirit
Capacity
An ability; potential
Commence
To bring or come into operation
8 terms
Wk 5 Common SAT words
volatile
seditious
nefarious
resolute
easily arouse or changeable; lively or explosive
rebellious; treasonous; disloyal
wicked; immoral
bold, determined; firm
volatile
easily arouse or changeable; lively or explosive
seditious
rebellious; treasonous; disloyal
Micah vocabd2
Acclaim
Acquiesce
Assimilate
Delirious
To greet with loud approval or praise
To agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
To take in, or to be taken in by a larger group
Extreme mental confusion or excitement
Acclaim
To greet with loud approval or praise
Acquiesce
To agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
15 terms
Lesson #9 Power Plus Vocabulary
Emulate
Sere
Enhance
Contrite
to strive to be equal or to imitate
Dry or withered
To increase the value or beauty of something
Feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
Emulate
to strive to be equal or to imitate
Sere
Dry or withered
Classical Roots, Book A Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
plentiful; in large amounts
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
a wealthy, influential person, especially in business
copious
plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
8 terms
Vocabulary from Classical Roots, Book A, Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
(adj) plentiful; in large amounts
(n) the universe.... (n) any great whole
(adj) noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
(n) wealthy, influential person, especially in business
copious
(adj) plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
(n) the universe.... (n) any great whole
8 terms
7th Lesson 6 More or Less Oct. 25 - Nov. 1
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
Plentiful; in large amounts
1. The universe. 2. Any great whole.
Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty.
A wealthy, influential person, especially in business.
copious
Plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. The universe. 2. Any great whole.
8 terms
Roots 6, lesson 6
Copious
Macrocosm
Magnanimous
Magnate
Adj. Plenty
N. The universe... N. Any great whole
Adj. Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
N. A wealthy, influential person, especially in business
Copious
Adj. Plenty
Macrocosm
N. The universe... N. Any great whole
Week 17
Subjugate
Disparage
Amity
Magnanimous
To take over enslave
To say negative things belittle
Friendship
Big hearted generous caring noble
Subjugate
To take over enslave
Disparage
To say negative things belittle
Lesson 6, Book A: More or Less
copia (Latin)
copious
makros (Greek)
macrocosm
"plenty"
Plentiful; in large amounts. (adj.)
"large"
1. The universe. (noun)... 2. Any great whole. (noun)
copia (Latin)
"plenty"
copious
Plentiful; in large amounts. (adj.)
30 terms
ROE lesson 3
Magn
magnify
magnification
magnificent
great or large
to make larger
the process or result of magnifying
splendid
Magn
great or large
magnify
to make larger
Chap 17 Vocab and Supplement
flower
away
tree
joint
anth/o
apo, apho
arbor
arthr/o
flower
anth/o
away
apo, apho
Independence Vocabulary
ethos
logos
pathos
abdicate
offers the audience evidence that author is credible, well-in…
offers the audience clear, reasonable ideas developed through…
draw's on the audience's emotions
to abandon or reject
ethos
offers the audience evidence that author is credible, well-in…
logos
offers the audience clear, reasonable ideas developed through…
11 terms
practice
fervent (adj.)
11 belligerent (adj.)
12 sagacity (n.)
13 ubiquitous (adj.)
earnest; zealous; marked by great intensity of feeling
combative; quarrelsome; waging war
shrewdness; wisdom; discernment
being everywhere at the same time
fervent (adj.)
earnest; zealous; marked by great intensity of feeling
11 belligerent (adj.)
combative; quarrelsome; waging war
13 terms
Roots: Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
plentiful; in large amounts
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
a wealthy, influential person, especially in business (like B…
copious
plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
Lesson Two Vocabulary
Acclaim
acquiesce
assimilate
delirious
to greet with loud approval or praise
to agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
to take in, or to be taken in by a larger group
extreme mental confusion or excitement
Acclaim
to greet with loud approval or praise
acquiesce
to agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enth…
13 terms
Lesson 6
Copious
Macrocosm
Magnanimous
Magnate
Plentiful; in large amounts.
1. The universe. ... 2. Any great whole.
Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty.
A wealthy, influential person, especially in business.
Copious
Plentiful; in large amounts.
Macrocosm
1. The universe. ... 2. Any great whole.
13 terms
Rude Classical Roots: Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
plentiful; in large amounts
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty
a wealthy, influential person, especially in business (like B…
copious
plentiful; in large amounts
macrocosm
1. the universe... 2. any great whole
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
10 terms
RWS Vocabulary 2
acclaim
Acquiesce
Assimilate
Delirious
-Verb ... -To greet with loud approval or praise
Verb... To agree or consent quietly without protest, but without…
Verb... To take In or to be taken in by a larger group
Adjective... Extreme mental confusion or excitement.
acclaim
-Verb ... -To greet with loud approval or praise
Acquiesce
Verb... To agree or consent quietly without protest, but without…
7th Grade Vocabulary Lesson 6
copious
macrocosm
magnanimous
magnate
1.Plentiful; in large amounts.
1. The universe.... 2. Any great whole.
1. Noble and generous, especially in forgiving; not petty.
1.Wealthy, influential person, especially in business.
copious
1.Plentiful; in large amounts.
macrocosm
1. The universe.... 2. Any great whole.
5 terms
SAT 16
Subjugate
Disparage
Amity
Magnanimous
To take over; enslave
To say negative things; belittle
Friendship
Big-hearted:; generous; forgiving; noble
Subjugate
To take over; enslave
Disparage
To say negative things; belittle
30 terms
22
Outlook
Contradictory
Conduct
Oversee
Attitude ... στάση, άποψη
Dissimilar... Αντιφατικός
Carry out... Πραγματοποιώ
Επιβλέπω
Outlook
Attitude ... στάση, άποψη
Contradictory
Dissimilar... Αντιφατικός
10 terms
William Wilberforce- L14 P55-58
affront
buffoon
capitulate
effusion
an open, intentional insult; . . . to insult openly; to offend
a person who amuses people with tricks, pranks, and jokes; a…
to surrender on certain terms; to give up; to yield; to stop…
a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in tal…
affront
an open, intentional insult; . . . to insult openly; to offend
buffoon
a person who amuses people with tricks, pranks, and jokes; a…
10 terms
Vocabulary week 15
exhort
flamboyant
foible
innocuous
to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
very showy; strikingly bold
a minor weakness or character flaw; a minor fault in behavior
harmless; inoffensive
exhort
to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
flamboyant
very showy; strikingly bold
10 terms
Advancing Vocabulary Skills: Ch. 17
rancor
innocuous
repugnant
masochist
(n) intense hatred or ill will; long-lasting resentment
(adj) harmless; inoffensive
(adj) offensive; distasteful; repulsive
(n) a person who gains satisfaction from suffering physical o…
rancor
(n) intense hatred or ill will; long-lasting resentment
innocuous
(adj) harmless; inoffensive
12 terms
GRE # 34
Limn
Limpid
Algae
List
To draw, outline in detail
Transparent, Serene, Clear and simple in style, Untroubled, ش…
طحالب
To tilt or lean to one side, ينحرف
Limn
To draw, outline in detail
Limpid
Transparent, Serene, Clear and simple in style, Untroubled, ش…
12 terms
Abeka Vocab V, Unit 8
alacrity
cupidity
dexterity
duplicity
a cheerful and hearty willingness
ardent desire for wealth or material possessions; covetousness
skill in using the hands or body; mental quickness
double-dealing, deceitfulness
alacrity
a cheerful and hearty willingness
cupidity
ardent desire for wealth or material possessions; covetousness
15 terms
Honors Vocabulary week 15
exhort
flamboyant
foible
innocuous
to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
very showy; strikingly bold
a minor weakness or character flaw; a minor fault in behavior
harmless; inoffensive
exhort
to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly
flamboyant
very showy; strikingly bold
26 terms
Unknown AP words 2015, Part 2
query
effusive
invariably
presumably
a question... TO QUESTION
emotionally excessive; overly demonstrative, gushy
without exception, always
by reasonable assumption,... probably
query
a question... TO QUESTION
effusive
emotionally excessive; overly demonstrative, gushy
14 terms
Wk 5 Common SAT words 12th grade Honors English
volatile
seditious
nefarious
resolute
easily arouse or changeable; lively or explosive
rebellious; treasonous; disloyal
wicked; immoral
bold, determined; firm
volatile
easily arouse or changeable; lively or explosive
seditious
rebellious; treasonous; disloyal
10 terms
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
10 terms
Chapter 10 - Geography
burgeon
escapade
expedition
fluctuate
verb; to flourish; to grow; to sprout
noun; an adventure, especially one contrary to usual or prope…
noun; 1. a journey made for a specific purpose, such as explo…
verb; to vary irregularly; to change
burgeon
verb; to flourish; to grow; to sprout
escapade
noun; an adventure, especially one contrary to usual or prope…
10 terms
ELA 11 Week 15 Catcher in the Rye
appellation
blasé
Canasta
highball
(n) the name or title by which someone or something is known
(adj.) indifferent; bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
(n) a card game resembling Rummy that uses two decks of cards…
(n) the name for a family of mixed alcoholic drinks that are…
appellation
(n) the name or title by which someone or something is known
blasé
(adj.) indifferent; bored as a result of having enjoyed many…
20 terms
Pre-AP Vocab Unit 15
exhort
flamboyant
foible
innocuous
verb to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly…
very showy; strikingly bold... adjective ... The flamboyant costum…
a minor weakness or character flaw; a minor fault in behavior…
harmless; inoffensive... adj.... The mistake is innocuous and will…
exhort
verb to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly…
flamboyant
very showy; strikingly bold... adjective ... The flamboyant costum…
10 terms
Vocabulary week 15
exhort
flamboyant
foible
innocuous
verb to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly…
very showy; strikingly bold... adjective ... The flamboyant costum…
a minor weakness or character flaw; a minor fault in behavior…
harmless; inoffensive... adj.... The mistake is innocuous and will…
exhort
verb to urge with argument or strong advice; plead earnestly…
flamboyant
very showy; strikingly bold... adjective ... The flamboyant costum…
Holt Sixth Course - Lesson 14
Effusion
Propitious
Indulgent
Affront
a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in tal…
Favorable; favorably inclined
very lenient; not strict enough; making allowances
an open, intentional insult; . to insult openly; to offend
Effusion
a pouring forth; an unrestrained expression of feeling in tal…
Propitious
Favorable; favorably inclined
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