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266 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
266 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
25 terms
Tone Words AP English IV
Acerbic
Adversarial
Aggressive
Aloof
Bitter, sharp
Opposing, relating to conflict
Tending to attack
Distant and somewhat superior
Acerbic
Bitter, sharp
Adversarial
Opposing, relating to conflict
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
Tone Words AP English
Abashed
Abhorring
Abstruse
Absurd
Ashamed ir embarrassed; disconcerted
To regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
Difficult to understand
Ridiculous; silly
Abashed
Ashamed ir embarrassed; disconcerted
Abhorring
To regard with extreme repugnance or aversion; detest utterly…
18 terms
AP English (vocab:tone)
Acerbic (adj.)
Admonishing (adj.)/admonish (v.)
Bemused (adj.)/Bemuse (v.)
Effusive (adj.)
Sour or bitter in mood or tone ... Synonyms: harsh, sharp ... Anton…
(V.): to caution, to advise, or to counsel against something.…
Confused or bewildered ... Synonyms: muddle, perplex ... Antonyms:…
Unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve; overflowing ... Synonyms:…
Acerbic (adj.)
Sour or bitter in mood or tone ... Synonyms: harsh, sharp ... Anton…
Admonishing (adj.)/admonish (v.)
(V.): to caution, to advise, or to counsel against something.…
60 terms
AP English Literature Tone Words
aloof
apathetic
ambivalent
audacious
not emotionally involved, at a distance
uncaring
having mixed feelings
recklessly bold or contemptuous
aloof
not emotionally involved, at a distance
apathetic
uncaring
AP English Language Tone Vocabulary
Frivolous
Vexed
Zealous
Lackadaisical
lack of seriousness or sense
irritated or annoyed
full of, characterized by, or due to zeal; ardently active, d…
lacking enthusiasm and determination
Frivolous
lack of seriousness or sense
Vexed
irritated or annoyed
75 terms
AP English Language Tone Words
abhorring
accusatory
aloof
ambivalence
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
uninvolved or unwilling to become involved; distant physicall…
uncertainty or indecisiveness; simultaneous conflicting feeli…
abhorring
to detest strongly; to find repugnant (disgusting); to loathe…
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing; a declaration that another is at faul…
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
AP English Tone Words
accusatory
apathetic
awe
bitter
charging of wrong doing
indifference due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
apathetic
indifference due to lack of energy or concern
173 terms
AP English Tone Words
Ecstatic
Optimistic
Sanguine
Admiring
A state of overwhelming emotion; rapturous delight
To put the most favorable construction upon actions and event…
Bodily conformation and temperament held characteristic of su…
To regard with admiration; to think highly of often in a some…
Ecstatic
A state of overwhelming emotion; rapturous delight
Optimistic
To put the most favorable construction upon actions and event…
66 terms
AP English Tone Terms 1
Acerbic
Acrimonious
Admonitory
Aloof
Sour; harsh or severe, as of temper or expression; think crit…
Stinging or bitter in nature, speech, behavior
giving a warning, caution
indifferent, detached emotionally
Acerbic
Sour; harsh or severe, as of temper or expression; think crit…
Acrimonious
Stinging or bitter in nature, speech, behavior
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
173 terms
AP English Tone Words
Ecstatic
Optimistic
Sanguine
Admiring
A state of overwhelming emotion; rapturous delight
To put the most favorable construction upon actions and event…
Bodily conformation and temperament held characteristic of su…
To regard with admiration; to think highly of often in a some…
Ecstatic
A state of overwhelming emotion; rapturous delight
Optimistic
To put the most favorable construction upon actions and event…
10 terms
AP English Tone Vocabulary
elegiac
belligerent
importunate
irreverent
expressing sorrow
contentious
overly persistant in demand
disrespectful
elegiac
expressing sorrow
belligerent
contentious
50 terms
AP English Tone Words
bitter
condescending
contemptuous
disdainful
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Possessing an attitude of superiority, patronizing
Feeling hatred; scornful
Full of bitter scorn and pride
bitter
Exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
condescending
Possessing an attitude of superiority, patronizing
52 terms
Ap english tone words
Abhorrent
Acerbic
Acrimony
Ambivalent
Causing repugnance; detestable; loathsome; in contrast
Harsh or severe
Sharpness, harshness or bitterness of nature, speech, disposi…
Uncertainty or fluctuation, inability to make choice because…
Abhorrent
Causing repugnance; detestable; loathsome; in contrast
Acerbic
Harsh or severe
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
126 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
125 terms
AP English - Tone Words
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
displaying anger in a passionate way
displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
170 terms
AP English Tone Words
Acerbic
Acrimonious
Admiring
Admonitory
Sharp, bitter, or harsh in temper, language, etc
Bitter and caustic in temper, manner and speech
To regard with admiration; to think highly of often in a some…
admonishing; warning
Acerbic
Sharp, bitter, or harsh in temper, language, etc
Acrimonious
Bitter and caustic in temper, manner and speech
20 terms
AP English Tone Words
Poignant
Patronizing
Incredulous
Forthright
Emotionally moving
to ridicule
doubtful
straightforward
Poignant
Emotionally moving
Patronizing
to ridicule
30 terms
AP English Tone Words
Abstract
Absurd
Ambiguous
Analytical
Theoretical, without reference to specifics
Contrary to logic, but sometimes artistically viable
Having two or more possible meanings or interpretations
Inclined to examine things by studying their component parts
Abstract
Theoretical, without reference to specifics
Absurd
Contrary to logic, but sometimes artistically viable
20 terms
AP English Tone Vocab
Aberration
Amenable
Archaic
Assiduous
A deviation from the way things normally occur or are performed
Favorable disposed; willing to change/do something
Old fashion; out-dated
Hardworking
Aberration
A deviation from the way things normally occur or are performed
Amenable
Favorable disposed; willing to change/do something
65 terms
AP English Tone Vocab
Maudlin
Poignant
Quixotic
Reverent
Effusively or tearfully sentimental
Causing a strong feeling of sadness
Hopeful or romantic in a way that is not practical
Showing a lot of respect : very respectful
Maudlin
Effusively or tearfully sentimental
Poignant
Causing a strong feeling of sadness
20 terms
AP English Tone Vocabulary
Aberration
Amenable
Archaic
Assiduous
A change from a normal course or standard
Favorable disposed
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Aberration
A change from a normal course or standard
Amenable
Favorable disposed
tone vocabulary (ap english)
critical
angry
infuriated
irate
critical: inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry: feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
infuriated: displaying anger in a passionate way
irate: displaying anger in a dispassionate way
critical
critical: inclined to find fault or judge with severity
angry
angry: feeling or showing anger and strong resentment
48 terms
Tone Words- AP English
Accusatory
Apathetic
Awe
Bitter
charging of wrong doing
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
solemn wonder
exhibiting strong animosity as a result of pain or grief
Accusatory
charging of wrong doing
Apathetic
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
31 terms
AP English Tone Words
Tone
Ardent
blase
contemptuous
the manner of expression in speech or writing; general qualit…
characterized by warmth of feeling, intense desire or emotion…
indifferent to or bored with life, as or as if from an excess…
showing a lack of respect accompanied by an intense dislike;…
Tone
the manner of expression in speech or writing; general qualit…
Ardent
characterized by warmth of feeling, intense desire or emotion…
AP English Tone Words
Allusive
Angry
Bantering
Benevolent
intimate, suggest, connote
mad, furious, irate
good-natured teasing, ridicule, joking
magnanimous, generous, noble
Allusive
intimate, suggest, connote
Angry
mad, furious, irate
70 terms
AP English Tone Vocab
Abstruse
Accusatory
Allusive
Apathetic
Difficult to understand
Charging of wrong doing
Containing or characterized by indirect references
Indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Accusatory
Charging of wrong doing
64 terms
AP English Tone Words
callous
apathetic
brash
benevolent
apathetic/careless
callous/stoic/passive
bold/cheeky
benign/caring
callous
apathetic/careless
apathetic
callous/stoic/passive
AP English Tone
Wistful
Mauldin
Nostalgic
Poignant
Full of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy
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...
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Wistful
Full of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy
Mauldin
...
35 terms
AP English: Tone Vocab
accusatory
acquiescent
adamant
admonishing
charging of wrong doing
reluctantly agreeable; compliant
Refusing to be persuaded or to change one's mind
Disapproving
accusatory
charging of wrong doing
acquiescent
reluctantly agreeable; compliant
AP English Tone Words
Acerbic
Allusive
Audacious
Benevolent
Sharp and forthright; sarcastic
Characterized by indirect references
Bold, daring
Well meaning and kindly; compassionate
Acerbic
Sharp and forthright; sarcastic
Allusive
Characterized by indirect references
Tone Words AP English
Abashed
Belligerent
Elegiac
Languid
shame and repentance; ex. if you get caught stealing out of s…
hostility, unyeilding; ex. a child refuses to back down
Used when celebrating someone that is no more; most of the ti…
really slow, easy and relax, almost lazy
Abashed
shame and repentance; ex. if you get caught stealing out of s…
Belligerent
hostility, unyeilding; ex. a child refuses to back down
AP English Tone Words
Accusatory
Admiring
Admonitory
Ambivalent
critical, harsh
complimentary, approving, flattering
cautionary,warning not to do something,critical (but gently),…
having mixed, uncertain, or conflicting feelings about someth…
Accusatory
critical, harsh
Admiring
complimentary, approving, flattering
33 terms
AP English Tone Words
emphatic
lucid
cogent
pretentious
clear, certain
clear
convincing
showy, pompous
emphatic
clear, certain
lucid
clear
68 terms
English AP Tone Words
accusatory
ambivalent
anxious
apathetic
charging of wrongdoing
having conflicting feelings
worried or excited
indifferent due to lack of energy or concern
accusatory
charging of wrongdoing
ambivalent
having conflicting feelings
AP English tone vocabulary
Aloof
Ambivalent
Apathetic
Audacious
Distant, withdrawn
Indecisive, having mixed emotions
Uncaring, uninvolved
Bold, insolent
Aloof
Distant, withdrawn
Ambivalent
Indecisive, having mixed emotions
11 terms
ap english tone words
antagonistic
bemused
candid
detached
hostile , unfriendly
preoccupied
easily angered
disinterested, unbiased
antagonistic
hostile , unfriendly
bemused
preoccupied
AP English - Tone Quiz
bemused
blithe
conciliatory
ebullient
puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone)
showing a casual and cheerful indifference considered to be c…
intended or likely to placate or pacify
cheerful and full of energy.
bemused
puzzle, confuse, or bewilder (someone)
blithe
showing a casual and cheerful indifference considered to be c…
44 terms
AP English Tone
Indignant
Veneration
Whimsical
Incisive
Feeling or showing anger because of something that is unfair…
Respect or awe inspired by the dignity, wisdom, dedication, o…
Unusual in a playful or amusing way; not serious; erratic; un…
Very clear and direct; able to explain difficult ideas clearl…
Indignant
Feeling or showing anger because of something that is unfair…
Veneration
Respect or awe inspired by the dignity, wisdom, dedication, o…
58 terms
Tone Vocabulary AP English
Satiric
Whimsical
Urgent
Mock-heroic
mocking
lightly acting in a fanciful, playful, or imaginative way
immediate action or attention
imitating the style of heroic literature in order to satirize…
Satiric
mocking
Whimsical
lightly acting in a fanciful, playful, or imaginative way
33 terms
Tone Words -AP English
Euphoric
Whimsical
Jaunty
Wry
Intensely happy or confident
Extravagant, fanciful, or excessively playful expression
Easy and sprightly in manner or bearing
Devious in course or purpose
Euphoric
Intensely happy or confident
Whimsical
Extravagant, fanciful, or excessively playful expression
185 terms
AP English Tone Words
Wistful
Maudlin
Nostalgic
Poignant
Having or showing sad thoughts and feelings about something y…
Showing expressing too much emotion especially in a foolish o…
Pleasure and sadness that is caused by remembering something…
Causing a strong feeling of saddness
Wistful
Having or showing sad thoughts and feelings about something y…
Maudlin
Showing expressing too much emotion especially in a foolish o…
87 terms
Tone words AP English
allusive
alluring
apologetic
arrogant
having reference to something implied or inferred
enticing by charm or attraction
sorry; regretful
making claims or pretensions to superior importance or rights…
allusive
having reference to something implied or inferred
alluring
enticing by charm or attraction
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