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15 terms
"The Black Cat"
fidelity
succinctly
expound
baroques
faithfulness, loyalty
expressed in a few words
To explain in detail
grotesque; extremely different than normal
fidelity
faithfulness, loyalty
succinctly
expressed in a few words
The Black Cat
docility
expound
phantasm
sagacious
Easily managed
explain
ghost
Wise
docility
Easily managed
expound
explain
The Black Cat
Allayed
anomalous
apparition
arisen
to subdue or reduce in intensity or severity
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
ghost
the state of being up after sitting or lying
Allayed
to subdue or reduce in intensity or severity
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
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The Black Cat
uncongenial
intemperance
malevolence
alteration
unpleasant personality; disagreeable
overindulgent; excessive; related to drunkenness
being hostile or evil-minded
change; modification
uncongenial
unpleasant personality; disagreeable
intemperance
overindulgent; excessive; related to drunkenness
20 terms
The black cat
bas-relief
procure
exult
docile
A type of sculpture in which slightly raised figures stand ou…
To obtain, acquire, to get by special effort
To rejoice; to feel triumphant
(adj.) easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
bas-relief
A type of sculpture in which slightly raised figures stand ou…
procure
To obtain, acquire, to get by special effort
14 terms
The Black Cat
sagacious
docile
disposition
malevolence
wise
easily managed
one's spirits, natural mental, and emotional look or mood
evil; malice
sagacious
wise
docile
easily managed
37 terms
The Black Cat
Solicit
Succinctly
Expound
Baroque
Characterized by or showing interest or concern; considerate:…
Briefly, concisely; expressed in few words; concise; tense
To explain or discuss in detail
1600s to early 1700s, a grand, ornate style that characterize…
Solicit
Characterized by or showing interest or concern; considerate:…
Succinctly
Briefly, concisely; expressed in few words; concise; tense
17 terms
The Black Cat
succinct
phantasm
docile
intemperance
short and to the point
ghost, specter
(adj.) easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
alcoholism, drunkenness
succinct
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
The Black Cat
solicit
disposition
indulge
conspicuous
(adj.) concerned, attentive (Jim, laid up in bed with a nasty…
A person's general or natural mood; tendency
pampering; satisfying desires
Easily seen or noticed
solicit
(adj.) concerned, attentive (Jim, laid up in bed with a nasty…
disposition
A person's general or natural mood; tendency
The Black Cat
docility
expound
phantasm
sagacious
n. character of being easily managed
v. explain
n. ghost
adj. Wise
docility
n. character of being easily managed
expound
v. explain
40 terms
"The Black Cat"
Why did people make fun of the narrato…
What was the narrator's name?
What is the first black cat's name?
What is the allusion connected with th…
He was sensitive and tender hearted.
We are not told this information.
Pluto
This was the Roman god of the underworld.
Why did people make fun of the narrato…
He was sensitive and tender hearted.
What was the narrator's name?
We are not told this information.
33 terms
The Black Cat
docility
expound
phantasm
sagacious
Easily managed
explain
ghost
Wise
docility
Easily managed
expound
explain
15 terms
The Black Cat
anomalous
conflagration
equivocal
evinced
deviating from the normal; aberrant or abnormal
a large disastrous fire
Uncertain. Undecided. Subject to two or more interpretations…
Displayed clearly; revealed
anomalous
deviating from the normal; aberrant or abnormal
conflagration
a large disastrous fire
10 terms
The Black Cat
solicit
apparition
phantasm
sagacious
to ask (someone) for something
a ghost
a phantom; an apparition; something unreal, as in a dream or…
shrewd; wise
solicit
to ask (someone) for something
apparition
a ghost
9 terms
The Black Cat
mad
eye socket
prison ... cell
gallows
crazy
the hollow part of your face where you eye goes
a small room in the police station where prisoners are kept
structure used for hanging prisoners
mad
crazy
eye socket
the hollow part of your face where you eye goes
20 terms
The Black Cat
Solicit
Phantasm
Disposition
Docile
to seek or request
an illusory likeness of something
one's spirits; mental and emotional outlook or mood
easily managed or handled
Solicit
to seek or request
Phantasm
an illusory likeness of something
The Black Cat
aversion
fidelity
deliberate
vile
a strong feeling of dislike
loyalty
to consider
highly offensive, unpleasant, or objection
aversion
a strong feeling of dislike
fidelity
loyalty
12 terms
the black cat
solicit
mad
succinctly
phantasm
ask for or try obtain (something) from someone
mentally insane
precise expression in few words
a figment of the imagination
solicit
ask for or try obtain (something) from someone
mad
mentally insane
19 terms
Poe - The Black Cat - Vocab
succinctly
phantasm
docility
sagacious
short and to the point
ghost, specter
gentle, calm, sweet
wise
succinctly
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
20 terms
The black cat
Execution
Execute
evil
enemy
n: killing
v: Kill
adj: morally bad /marked by bad luck or bad events
n: a person who hates or wants to harm another
Execution
n: killing
Execute
v: Kill
The Black Cat
Solicit
Atrocity
Procure
Paltry
to seek for (something) by earnest or respectful request, for…
the quality of being extremely or shockingly wicked, cruel, o…
to get by special effort; obtain or acquire
lacking in importance or worth; trivial
Solicit
to seek for (something) by earnest or respectful request, for…
Atrocity
the quality of being extremely or shockingly wicked, cruel, o…
22 terms
"The Black Cat"
Theme
Motif
Symbol
Allusion
an idea that recurs or pervades a work of art or literature
a repeated image or theme in a literary work
a thing that represents or stands for something else in a lit…
an indirect reference to something
Theme
an idea that recurs or pervades a work of art or literature
Motif
a repeated image or theme in a literary work
The Black Cat
Deliberately
Unburden
Irritable
Atrocity
on purpose; intentionally
to be relieved. Glad that something is over
easily bothered by small things
cruel, crime or act
Deliberately
on purpose; intentionally
Unburden
to be relieved. Glad that something is over
15 terms
The Black Cat
Pertinacity
odious
appartion
atrocity
persistence, tenacity, without quitting
evoking feelings or repulsion
a ghostly figure
an appalling or atrocious action, situation
Pertinacity
persistence, tenacity, without quitting
odious
evoking feelings or repulsion
20 terms
The Black Cat
docility
sagacious
tinctured
apparition
easily managed/obedient/having to do with yourself
wise or intelligent
a touch of something/colored
ghost/an act of appearing
docility
easily managed/obedient/having to do with yourself
sagacious
wise or intelligent
5 terms
The Black Cat
docility
sagacious
tinctured
apparition
easily managed/obedient
wise & intelligent
having a touch of color
Ghost
docility
easily managed/obedient
sagacious
wise & intelligent
17 terms
The Black Cat
succinct
phantasm
docile
intemperance
short and to the point
ghost, specter
(adj.) easily taught, led, or managed; obedient
alcoholism, drunkenness
succinct
short and to the point
phantasm
ghost, specter
The Black Cat
docility
expound
phantasm
sagacious
Easily managed
explain
ghost
Wise
docility
Easily managed
expound
explain
30 terms
The Black Cat
alcohol
animal
ashamed
black cat
アルコール飲料; アルコール
動物; 獣
恥ずかしい; うしろめたい
黒猫
alcohol
アルコール飲料; アルコール
animal
動物; 獣
The Black Cat
constitute
infamy
loathing
reposing
make up... alkot
evil fame or reputation
strong dislike or disgust
resting, relaxing, reclining
constitute
make up... alkot
infamy
evil fame or reputation
37 terms
The Black Cat
Solicit
Mad
Succinctly
Phantasm
to seek, provoke
mentally disturbed, deranged
expressed in few words
a mental image or representation of a real object
Solicit
to seek, provoke
Mad
mentally disturbed, deranged
5 terms
the black cat
Axe
Ashamed of
Rope
Cellar
A tool with a wooden handle and a heavy metal head with a sha…
Feeling guilty or embarrassed about somebody/something or bec…
Very thick,strong string that is used for trying or lifting h…
An underground room or set of rooms that is used for storing…
Axe
A tool with a wooden handle and a heavy metal head with a sha…
Ashamed of
Feeling guilty or embarrassed about somebody/something or bec…
10 terms
The Black Cat
homely
brute
procuring
scruple
simple
beast
obtaining
a moral principle that restrains actions
homely
simple
brute
beast
10 terms
The Black Cat
Atrocity
Deliberately
Despair
Dispostition
cruel crime or act
on purpose
hopelessness
one's nature
Atrocity
cruel crime or act
Deliberately
on purpose
5 terms
The Black Cat
succinctly
docility
gossamer
paltry
If something is shown succinctly, it is expressing facts or i…
If someone or something shows docility, it is easily taught,…
If people describes something as gossamer, they mean it is sh…
If people describe something as paltry, they mean there is a…
succinctly
If something is shown succinctly, it is expressing facts or i…
docility
If someone or something shows docility, it is easily taught,…
Black cat
Solicit
Mad
Succinctly
Phantasm
To obtain something
Mentally insane
Precise expression few words
A figment of the imagination
Solicit
To obtain something
Mad
Mentally insane
8 terms
THE BLACK CAT
uncongenial
intemperance
malevolence
alteration
unpleasant personality; disagreeable
overindulgent; excessive; related to drunkenness
being hostile, or evil-minded
a change, or modification to something
uncongenial
unpleasant personality; disagreeable
intemperance
overindulgent; excessive; related to drunkenness
12 terms
The Black Cat
sagacious
docile
disposition
malevolence
wise
easily managed
one's spirits, natural mental, and emotional look or mood
evil; malice
sagacious
wise
docile
easily managed
31 terms
The Black Cat
unburthen same as unburden
succinctly
expound
baroques:... To me, they have presented l…
to relieve, to make free
expressed in few words
to explain
characterized by grotesqueness, extravagance, complexity, or…
unburthen same as unburden
to relieve, to make free
succinctly
expressed in few words
21 terms
The Black Cat
apparition
portraiture
constituted
stupefied
ghost
drawing
formed
groggy
apparition
ghost
portraiture
drawing
56 terms
The Black Cat
mad
phantasm
docility
pet
adj) crazy
n) a spirit or ghost
n) easy to control, obedient
n) animals humans raise
mad
adj) crazy
phantasm
n) a spirit or ghost
55 terms
The Black Cat
solicit
succinct
docility
sagacious
request
brief, in a few words
obedience
wise and intelligent
solicit
request
succinct
brief, in a few words
15 terms
The Black Cat
Allusion
Aversion
Debauchery
Docile
hinting at
disliking
moral dishonesty
obedient
Allusion
hinting at
Aversion
disliking
12 terms
The Black Cat
phantasam
sagacious
gossamer
tinctured
Illusion, ghost, a product of fantasy, a mental representatio…
Having or showing keen discernment, sound judgment, and farsi…
Something light, delicate, or insubstantial. A cobweb, for ex…
Affected. Infused or instilled with an idea or property. Also…
phantasam
Illusion, ghost, a product of fantasy, a mental representatio…
sagacious
Having or showing keen discernment, sound judgment, and farsi…
The Black Cat
solicit
mad
succinctly
phantasm
ask for or try to obtain (something) from someone
unstable, crazy
expressed in few words; concise
a creation of the imagination
solicit
ask for or try to obtain (something) from someone
mad
unstable, crazy
11 terms
The Black Cat
Disguised
Sober
Murdered
Cellar
Changed the way you look so people do not recognize you.
Not drunk
Killed
Basement
Disguised
Changed the way you look so people do not recognize you.
Sober
Not drunk
16 terms
The Black Cat
homely
solicit
succinctly
expound
not beautiful; not refined; plain
seek; respectfully request
in few words; concisely
explain; interpret; give great detail
homely
not beautiful; not refined; plain
solicit
seek; respectfully request
15 terms
"The Black Cat"
fidelity
succinctly
expound
baroques
faithfulness, loyalty
expressed in a few words
to set forth or state in detail
grotesque; extremely different than normal
fidelity
faithfulness, loyalty
succinctly
expressed in a few words
11 terms
The Black Cat
phantasm
sagacious
tinctured
bas relief
(n.) a figment of the imagination; an illusion or apparition
(adj.) having or showing keen mental discernment and good jud…
(adj.) to be tinged, flavored, or imbued with a slight amount…
(n.) a projecting image with a shallow overall depth, for exa…
phantasm
(n.) a figment of the imagination; an illusion or apparition
sagacious
(adj.) having or showing keen mental discernment and good jud…
25 terms
The Black Cat
Solicit... "FOR the most wild yet most h…
Succinctly... "My immediate purpose is t…
Phantasm... "Hereafter, perhaps, some in…
Docility... "From my infancy I was noted…
ask for or try to obtain (something) from someone
briefly and clearly expressed
a figment of the imagination
ready to accept control or instruction
Solicit... "FOR the most wild yet most h…
ask for or try to obtain (something) from someone
Succinctly... "My immediate purpose is t…
briefly and clearly expressed
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