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26 terms
The Crucible Vocabulary Act 1
Inert
Sect
Innate
Parochial
(adj) without motion; idle
(n) A faction, esp. with extreme beliefs about something
(adj) relating to one's very nature; in born
(adj.) limited in scope or outlook; provincial
Inert
(adj) without motion; idle
Sect
(n) A faction, esp. with extreme beliefs about something
The Crucible, Act 1
inert
sect
innate
parochial
lacking the ability or strength to move
group of people with different beliefs from the larger group…
inborn
relating to a church/having a limited or narrow outlook or sc…
inert
lacking the ability or strength to move
sect
group of people with different beliefs from the larger group…
30 terms
Combo with "ACT power plus lesson 20" and 1 other
insouciant
static
stipulate
zeitgeist
not concerned; free from care
without force or movement; stationary
to specify a required part of an agreement
the general spirit of the time
insouciant
not concerned; free from care
static
without force or movement; stationary
ACT 1 & 2 Crucible vocab
crucible
inert
ingratiate
paradox
1. heat resistant substance... 2. bottom of a furnace... 3. testing…
1. unable to act or move... 2. sluggish in action or motion
to gain favor with someone by deliberate efforts
a self contradictory statement
crucible
1. heat resistant substance... 2. bottom of a furnace... 3. testing…
inert
1. unable to act or move... 2. sluggish in action or motion
15 terms
Act 1 vocab
Chalice (n)
Chastice (v)
Compunctious (n)
Dwindle (v)
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine. (Gob…
Lecture/scold severely (chide)
A strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt. (Reluctance)
Diminish gradually in size, amount or strength (decrease)
Chalice (n)
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine. (Gob…
Chastice (v)
Lecture/scold severely (chide)
16 terms
Macbeth Act 1 Vocab
chalice
chastise
compunctious
dwindle
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because o…
A feeling of guilt or moral scruple that follows the doing of…
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
chalice
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
chastise
Express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because o…
15 terms
Macbeth Act 1
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctions
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet typically used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severely
a feeling of guilt or moral scruple that follows the doing if…
diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet typically used for drinking wine
Chastise
Rebuke or reprimand severely
23 terms
The Crucible Act 1 - Vocab
Inert
Predilection
Parochial
Ingratiate
lacking the ability or strength to move
a preference of special liking for something
of or relating to a church parish, relating a local area
bring oneself into favor with someone by flattering or trying…
Inert
lacking the ability or strength to move
Predilection
a preference of special liking for something
15 terms
Macbeth act 1 vocabulary
Chalice
Chastice
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Any uneasiness or hesitation about the rightness of an action
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastice
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Macbeth Act 1 Vocab
chalice
chastice
compunctious
dwindle
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine.
rebuke or reprimand severely
any uneasiness or hesitation about the rightness of an action
diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
chalice
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine.
chastice
rebuke or reprimand severely
English II Macbeth act 1 vocabulary
Chalice
Chastice
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Any uneasiness or hesitation about the rightness of an action
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastice
Rebuke or reprimand severly
27 terms
English vocab. Macbeth Act 1
Chalice
chastice
compunctious
dwindle
a large cup used for drinking wine
reprimand severely; punish or beat
regretful
diminish gradually in size, strength, or amount
Chalice
a large cup used for drinking wine
chastice
reprimand severely; punish or beat
Act 1 (Macbeth)
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctions
Dwindle
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
rebuke or reprimand severely
a feeling of guilt or moral scruple that follows the doing of…
diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastise
rebuke or reprimand severely
13 terms
AP Gov Chapter 1
Power
Authority
legitimacy
democracy (Aristotelian)
the ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
the right to use power
political authority conferred by law or by state or constitut…
the rule of many
Power
the ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
Authority
the right to use power
7 terms
Ap Gov Chapter 1 Study Guide
power
political power
authority
legitimacy
The ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
Power when used to determine who will hold government office…
The right to exercise political power
The right to exercise political power
power
The ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
political power
Power when used to determine who will hold government office…
69 terms
Combo with "Othello Act 1 Vocab" and 1 other
Evade
Mediator
Tactician
Lustful
escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or trickery.
a person who attempts to make people involved in a conflict c…
someone good at planning tactics: the specific means of accom…
having or showing strong feelings of sexual desire.
Evade
escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or trickery.
Mediator
a person who attempts to make people involved in a conflict c…
28 terms
Hamlet Vocab
ominously significant or indicative of…
incapable of being wounded, hurt, or d…
vicious, wanton, or mischievous in mot…
noting or having the relation of a chi…
portentous
invulnerable
malicious
filial
ominously significant or indicative of…
portentous
incapable of being wounded, hurt, or d…
invulnerable
11 terms
APGOPO Chpt. 1
authority
bureaucratic view
democracy
direct (participatory) democracy
the right to use power
view that the government is dominated by appointed officials
the rule of many
the government in which all or most citizens participate dire…
authority
the right to use power
bureaucratic view
view that the government is dominated by appointed officials
Act 1 Vocabulary
Persecute
Province
Inhabit
Creed
to subject (someone) to hostility and ill-treatment, especial…
an administrative division within a country or state
to live in or occupy a place or environment
a formal statement of Christian beliefs
Persecute
to subject (someone) to hostility and ill-treatment, especial…
Province
an administrative division within a country or state
34 terms
Julius Caesar Act 1 and Act II Review
What do the tribunes Flavius and Marce…
Why do Marullus and Flavius seem to fe…
What curse does Caesar claim Calpurnia…
How does Antony's response characteriz…
Go to their homes and pray for this to pass (ignore Caesar's…
He is too powerful
She is sterile
Loyal
What do the tribunes Flavius and Marce…
Go to their homes and pray for this to pass (ignore Caesar's…
Why do Marullus and Flavius seem to fe…
He is too powerful
15 terms
Act 1
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet
Rebuke; punish by beating
Regretful
To become smaller and smaller
Chalice
A large cup or goblet
Chastise
Rebuke; punish by beating
8 terms
AP Govt - Unit I Part I - 4. Powers
authority
checks and balances
Impeachment
legitimacy
The right to use power.
1. Constitutional grant of powers that enables each of the th…
Formal accusation by the lower house of legislature against a…
What makes a law or constitution a source of rightful power.
authority
The right to use power.
checks and balances
1. Constitutional grant of powers that enables each of the th…
CNA
According to Maslow, what is our basic…
What is a prosthesis?
ADL
As a CNA, do you give medication?
1. physiological... 2. physical
1. an artificial limb... 2. An appliance for the replacement of…
1. activities of daily living
1. no
According to Maslow, what is our basic…
1. physiological... 2. physical
What is a prosthesis?
1. an artificial limb... 2. An appliance for the replacement of…
Romeo and Juliet (Act I & Act II)
Verona, Italy
Montagues, Capulets
star crossed
servants from the two houses
Where does the play take place?
Who are the two feuding families?
refers to the belief in astrology that each person is born un…
Who starts the fight scene at the beginning of the play?
Verona, Italy
Where does the play take place?
Montagues, Capulets
Who are the two feuding families?
38 terms
Macbeth Act I Vocabulary
Rebel
Rebel Quote: "Worthy to be a rebel, fo…
Disdain
Disdain Quote: "Disdaining fortune, wi…
A person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against…
The captain is reporting to Duncan about the traitor, Macdonw…
The feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
The captain is describing the great Macbeth in the battle.
Rebel
A person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against…
Rebel Quote: "Worthy to be a rebel, fo…
The captain is reporting to Duncan about the traitor, Macdonw…
36 terms
DAF Act 1 and 2 vocab
Compassionate
Loathe
Pent-up
Outraged
Having or showing compassion; a feeling of deep sympathy and…
To feel disgust or intense aversion for; abhor
Confined; restrained; not rented or expressed; curbed
To be angered or offended; made resentful; shocked
Compassionate
Having or showing compassion; a feeling of deep sympathy and…
Loathe
To feel disgust or intense aversion for; abhor
111 terms
CNA terms test
abuse
advance directives
aphasia
chain of command
willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, intim…
a document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding of…
a list of who reports or answers to whom
abuse
willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, intim…
advance directives
a document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
17 terms
A Raisin in The Sun Act 1 vocab
Abruptly (adjective)
Accommodate (verb)
Assimilationist (noun)
Contradiction (noun)
very sudden and not expected
to provide room for (someone) : to provide a place to stay an…
a person who advocates a policy of assimilating differing rac…
A combination of statements ideas, or features of a situation…
Abruptly (adjective)
very sudden and not expected
Accommodate (verb)
to provide room for (someone) : to provide a place to stay an…
87 terms
Criminal Law RPA
Statutory Law
Stare Decisis
Court Rules
PA Rules of Criminal Procedure
A law enacted by the authority of the legislature
the principle that judges should be bound by precedent when d…
court created rules. Not legislative
Enacted by the PA Supreme Court... Statewide application
Statutory Law
A law enacted by the authority of the legislature
Stare Decisis
the principle that judges should be bound by precedent when d…
13 terms
Wilson Chapter 1: The Study of American Government
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
the right to use power
political authority conferred by law or by a state or nationa…
the rule of the many
Power
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
the right to use power
12 terms
CLEP Chapter 1 Key Terms
power
political power
authority
legitimacy
The ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
Power when used to determine who will hold government office…
The right to exercise political power
The widely shared perspective that something or someone shoul…
power
The ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
political power
Power when used to determine who will hold government office…
The Study of American Government
power
authority
legitimacy
democracy
ability of one person to get another person to act in accorda…
right to use power
political authority conferred by law/state/national constitut…
rule of many... 1.direct democracy: government in which all or m…
power
ability of one person to get another person to act in accorda…
authority
right to use power
15 terms
Macbeth vocabulary act 1
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet, used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severely
A feeling of guilt or moral scruple that prevents or follows…
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet, used for drinking wine
Chastise
Rebuke or reprimand severely
15 terms
Macbeth Act 1 vocabulary
chalice
chastise
compunctious
dwindle
(n) a large cup of goblet, typically used for drinking wine
(v) to rebuke or reprimand severely
(n) a strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt
(v) diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
chalice
(n) a large cup of goblet, typically used for drinking wine
chastise
(v) to rebuke or reprimand severely
Chapter 19-Professional Liability Insurance, Chapter 24-Tort Reform and Risk Reduction
Purpose of liability insurance
Insurance
Risks
Spread the risk of economic loss among members of a group who…
Contract in which the insurer agrees to
Property risk... Personal risk... Legal liability
Purpose of liability insurance
Spread the risk of economic loss among members of a group who…
Insurance
Contract in which the insurer agrees to
Macbeth Act 1
Foul
Minion
Prophetic
Vantage
Grossly offensive to the senses
A servile follower or subordinate of a person in power
Of or relating to a prophet
A position, condition, or place affording some advantage or a…
Foul
Grossly offensive to the senses
Minion
A servile follower or subordinate of a person in power
15 terms
Macbeth Act 1 vocab
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctious
Dwindle
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
rebuke or reprimand severely
feeling or expressing regret for one's sins or misdeeds: cont…
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastise
rebuke or reprimand severely
Macbeth act 1 vocabulary
Chalice
Chastice
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Any uneasiness or hesitation about the rightness of an action
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastice
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Macbeth act 1 vocabulary
Chalice
Chastice
Compunctious
Dwindle
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Rebuke or reprimand severly
Any uneasiness or hesitation about the rightness of an action
Diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
A large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
Chastice
Rebuke or reprimand severly
15 terms
Macbeth Act 1 Vocabulary
chalice
chastise
compunctious
dwindle
(n.) a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
(v.) to rebuke or reprimand severely; to punish, especially b…
(adj.) feeling or expressing regret for one's sins or misdeeds
(v.) to diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
chalice
(n.) a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine
chastise
(v.) to rebuke or reprimand severely; to punish, especially b…
AP Government Unit 1
Government
Politics
Functions of Government
Power
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
Maintain a national defense, provide public services, preserv…
The ability of one person to cause another person to act in a…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Politics
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
12 terms
Types Of Government Around The World
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Dictatorship
Government In Which The People Rule.
In This Type, People Vote Directly For A Person Or Issue.
People Elect A Representative To Make Decisions For The Commu…
A Person Who Rules By Force And Is Not Necessarily Elected.
Democracy
Government In Which The People Rule.
Direct Democracy
In This Type, People Vote Directly For A Person Or Issue.
AP Gov Chapter 2
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The right to use power
What makes a law or constitution a source of right
The rule of many
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
The right to use power
75 terms
act vocab 826-900
candor
projectile
motley
expedite
frankness or sincerity of expression
something thrown or fired
having elements of great variety... composed of many colors
speed up
candor
frankness or sincerity of expression
projectile
something thrown or fired
Macbeth Act 1 Vocabulary
Chalice
Chastise
Compunctions
Dwindle
(noun) a large cup or goblet, typically sued for drinking wine
(verb) rebuke or reprimand severely
(noun) a feeling of guilt or moral scruple that follows the d…
(verb) diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength
Chalice
(noun) a large cup or goblet, typically sued for drinking wine
Chastise
(verb) rebuke or reprimand severely
134 terms
Combo with "Vocabulary Wk 1-25! All words!
Supercilious
Superfluous
Supersede
Insuperable
Acting like you are better or more important than others
Unnecessary, More than what is necessary or needed at a curre…
Take the place of something or succeeds it
A barrier or challenge that is not able to be overcome or sur…
Supercilious
Acting like you are better or more important than others
Superfluous
Unnecessary, More than what is necessary or needed at a curre…
chapter 1
power
sovereignty
authority
legitimacy
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
free from outside/inside influence
the right to use power
political authority conferred law or by a state or national c…
power
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
sovereignty
free from outside/inside influence
American Government Chp. 1-3
Issue
Power
Politics
Authority
A conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The activity by which an issue is agitated or settled.
The right to use power.
Issue
A conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
31 terms
Political vocabulary, monolingual
monarchy
constitutional monarchy
republic
totalitarianism
A form of government ruled by a king or queen
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
monarchy
A form of government ruled by a king or queen
constitutional monarchy
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
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