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20 terms
AP English Vocab Unit 3
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary... SYNONYMS: auxiliary, subs…
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle... SYNONYMS: dupe, deceive, b…
ancillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary... SYNONYMS: auxiliary, subs…
bowdlerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
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English AP unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred... SYNONYMS: loathe,…
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent caus…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute…
Abominate
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred... SYNONYMS: loathe,…
Acculturation
(n.) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structur…
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AP English: Vocab Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
V. to have an intense dislike or hatred
N. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or struct…
Adj. resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause…
V. to assign or refer to, attribute
abominate
V. to have an intense dislike or hatred
acculturation
N. the modification of the social patterns, traits, or struct…
25 terms
AP English Vocab Unit 3
analogous
baseness
carnal
convalescence
alike or similar in certain respects that permits one to draw…
the quality of lacking higher values; vileness, servility, un…
marked by sexuality that is often frank and unrelieved by hig…
the gradual recovery of health and strength after illness
analogous
alike or similar in certain respects that permits one to draw…
baseness
the quality of lacking higher values; vileness, servility, un…
20 terms
AP English Vocab Unit 3
ancillary - 'an cillary
bowdlerize - 'bowd lerize
condescend - conde 'scend
cozen - 'coz en
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary... SYNONYMS: auxiliary, subs…
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v.) to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to d…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle... SYNONYMS: dupe, deceive, b…
ancillary - 'an cillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary... SYNONYMS: auxiliary, subs…
bowdlerize - 'bowd lerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
11 terms
AP English Unit 3
Vehement (adj.)
Inveigh (v.)
Surmise (v.)
Demise (n.)
Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate... Latin root: Veh
To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly agains…
To draw a conclusion based on little or no information; educa…
the end of existence; death... Latin root: Mis
Vehement (adj.)
Strongly emotional; fierce and passionate... Latin root: Veh
Inveigh (v.)
To attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly agains…
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Unit 3: AP English Vocab.
ancillary (adj.)
bowdlerize (verb)
condescend (verb)
cozen (verb)
subordinate or supplementary, auxiliary, accessory... a: central…
to remove material considered offensive from a book/film/play…
to come down/stoop voluntarily to a lower level, to deal with…
to thick/cheat/swindle, dupe, deceive, beguile, inveigle
ancillary (adj.)
subordinate or supplementary, auxiliary, accessory... a: central…
bowdlerize (verb)
to remove material considered offensive from a book/film/play…
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AP English Unit 3
Avocation
Capricious
Disparity
Efficacy
(Noun): something a person does in addition to a principal oc…
(Adjective): subject to, led by, or indicative of a sudden, o…
(Noun): lack of similarity or equality
(Noun): capacity for producing a desired result or effect ; e…
Avocation
(Noun): something a person does in addition to a principal oc…
Capricious
(Adjective): subject to, led by, or indicative of a sudden, o…
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AP English Unit 3
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
v. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
n. belief, mental acceptance
v. to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depr…
v. to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression
cavort
v. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
credence
n. belief, mental acceptance
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AP English Unit 3
verdure
verdant
viridity
candid
greenery; fresh and ripe vegitation
green; lush with vegetation
lack of experience; innocence
open and sincere
verdure
greenery; fresh and ripe vegitation
verdant
green; lush with vegetation
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Unit 3 AP English
Verdure
Verdant
Viridity
Candid
Greenery, fresh and ripe vegetation
Green, lush with vegetation
Lack of experience, innocence
Open and sincere
Verdure
Greenery, fresh and ripe vegetation
Verdant
Green, lush with vegetation
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AP English unit 3
ancillary (adj.)
bowdlerize (v.)
condescend (v.)
cozen (v.)
subordinate or supplementary
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, f…
to come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to deal w…
to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary (adj.)
subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize (v.)
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, f…
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
sagacity
sententious
tacit
tenuous
(n.) wisdom
(adj.) full of old sayings, maxims, or proverbs
(adj.) unexpressed but understood
(adj.) thin, unsubstantial, flimsy
sagacity
(n.) wisdom
sententious
(adj.) full of old sayings, maxims, or proverbs
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AP english unit 3
accolade
apprehension
cajole
daunt
award
fear
to coax
intimidate
accolade
award
apprehension
fear
20 terms
Ap English unit 3
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
Subordinate or supplementary
To remove material considered offensive
To come down or stoop voluntarily to a lower level; to deal w…
To trick; to cheat or swindle
Ancillary
Subordinate or supplementary
Bowdlerize
To remove material considered offensive
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Unit 3 AP English
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Dissemble
(V.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(N.) belief, mental acceptance
(V.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
(V.) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impres…
Cavort
(V.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
Credence
(N.) belief, mental acceptance
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AP English Unit 3
ascetic
ascribe
aspersion
assiduous
n. a person who practices unusual self-denial or discipline,…
to assing to some cause; to attribute; to think as belonging…
a damaging, false report; slander; a slur; the act of slander…
careful and attentive; perserving
ascetic
n. a person who practices unusual self-denial or discipline,…
ascribe
to assing to some cause; to attribute; to think as belonging…
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Unit 3 AP English
verdure
verdant
viridity
candid
greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
green; lush with vegetation
lack of experience; innocence
open and sincere
verdure
greenery; fresh and ripe vegetation
verdant
green; lush with vegetation
Unit 3 AP English
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
To pronounce distinctly, to express well in words; expressed…
To romp or prance around exuberantly, to make merry
Belief, mental acceptance
To condemn, express strong disapproval, to officially depreci…
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly, to express well in words; expressed…
Cavort
To romp or prance around exuberantly, to make merry
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AP English - Unit 3
vehement
inveigh
surmise
demise
(adj.) strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
(v.) to attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly a…
(v.) to draw conclusion based on little or no information; to…
(n.) the end of existence; death
vehement
(adj.) strongly emotional; fierce and passionate
inveigh
(v.) to attack strongly in words; to talk or write bitterly a…
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have intense dislike or hatred for
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
To have intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
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Ap English unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
Intense hatred
Modification of social patterns
Resulting from chance, not inherited
To assign or refer to
Abominate
Intense hatred
Acculturation
Modification of social patterns
10 terms
AP English Vocabulary Words Unit 3
ambiguous
animate
antiquated
antecedent
open to having several possible meanings
to give life or give motion to
no longer used or useful: very old
preceding in time or order
ambiguous
open to having several possible meanings
animate
to give life or give motion to
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PreAP English I: Unit 3 Vocabulary
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v.) to make shorter.... SYN: shorten, condense, abbreviate... ANT:…
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to.... SYN…
(n.) an angry argument.... SYN: quarrel, dispute, squabble... ANT:…
(adj.) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter.... SYN: shorten, condense, abbreviate... ANT:…
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to.... SYN…
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PreAP English II: Unit 3 Vocabulary
adversary
alienate
artifice
coerce
(n.) an enemy, opponent.... SYN: antagonist, foe... ANT: friend, al…
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever…
(v.) to compel, force.... SYN: pressure, bully, constrain... ANT: p…
adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent.... SYN: antagonist, foe... ANT: friend, al…
alienate
(v.) to turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfe…
10 terms
AP English Unit 3
antithesis
anaphora
asyndeton
polysyndeton
Balancing words, phrases, or ideas that are strongly contrast…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
Commas used without conjunction to separate a series of words…
sentences which uses conjunction with NO commas to separate t…
antithesis
Balancing words, phrases, or ideas that are strongly contrast…
anaphora
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of t…
13 terms
Unit 3 AP English Vocab
Gothic
caricature
epistolary
epigraph
A sensibility that includes such features as dark, gloomy cas…
A portrait (verbal or otherwise) that exaggerates a facet of…
A piece of literature contained in or carried on by letters
a quotation or aphorism at the beginning of a literary work s…
Gothic
A sensibility that includes such features as dark, gloomy cas…
caricature
A portrait (verbal or otherwise) that exaggerates a facet of…
20 terms
Unit 3 AP English
agitate
alter ego
ambiguity
authority
disturb
other self
unclear meaning
power
agitate
disturb
alter ego
other self
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Unit 3 AP English
Veracity
Pugnacious
Munificence
Diffident
Truthfulness; Accuracy
Quarrelsome; Combative
Generosity in giving
Shy, quiet, honest
Veracity
Truthfulness; Accuracy
Pugnacious
Quarrelsome; Combative
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AP English Vocab. Unit 3
Affability
Bestow
Comparisoned
Continence
Showing warmth and friendliness; pleasant.
To give (something) as a gift or honor.
The act of looking at things to see how they are similar or d…
The ability to hold it all in. (Self control)
Affability
Showing warmth and friendliness; pleasant.
Bestow
To give (something) as a gift or honor.
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AP English Unit 3
cavort
credence
secey
dissemble
to romp or prance aeound exuberantly
belief;mental acceptance
to express strong disapproval
to disguise or conceal
cavort
to romp or prance aeound exuberantly
credence
belief;mental acceptance
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Unit 3 AP English
verdure
verdant
viridity
candid
Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetables; n
Green; lush with vegetation; adj
Lack of experience; innocence; n
Open and sincere; adj
verdure
Greenery; fresh and ripe vegetables; n
verdant
Green; lush with vegetation; adj
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
adultaion
affront
blasé
cajole
excessive flattery or admiration
an open or intentional slight, insult, or offence
uninterested; unconcerned; nonchalant
to persuade by flattery or gentle pleading
adultaion
excessive flattery or admiration
affront
an open or intentional slight, insult, or offence
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Ap english unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Express
Prance around
Belief
Express disapproval
Articulate
Express
Cavort
Prance around
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AP English: Unit 3 Vocab
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... Synonyms: credit, trust, confi…
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
(v.) to disguise or conceal deliberately give a false impress…
cavort
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
credence
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... Synonyms: credit, trust, confi…
16 terms
AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
Epistolary
caricature
epigraph
foil
A piece of literature contained in or carried on by letters
a portrait (verbal or otherwise) that exaggerates a facet of…
a quotation or aphorism at the beginning of a literary work s…
a character who highlights the qualities of another character…
Epistolary
A piece of literature contained in or carried on by letters
caricature
a portrait (verbal or otherwise) that exaggerates a facet of…
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Ap English Unit 3
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
express clearly in words
to prance around
mental acceptance
express strong dissaproval
articulate
express clearly in words
cavort
to prance around
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AP ENGLISH vocab unit 3
Admonish
Edifying
Facetious
Flippant
(V)... To warn or reprimand
(V) ... To build up someone either intellectually or emotionally
(Adj)... Not meant to be taken seriously
(Adj) ... Lacking seriousness
Admonish
(V)... To warn or reprimand
Edifying
(V) ... To build up someone either intellectually or emotionally
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AP English Unit 3
Ancillary
Bowdlerize
Condescend
Cozen
(ANcillary) Subordinate, supplementary
(BOWDlerize) To remove material considered offensive, to censor
(condiSCEND) To come down or stoop down to lower level, to de…
(COZen) To trick, cheat, swindle
Ancillary
(ANcillary) Subordinate, supplementary
Bowdlerize
(BOWDlerize) To remove material considered offensive, to censor
9 terms
Unit 3 AP English
Universal Symbol
Invested Symbol
Neutral Diction
High Diction
A type of symbol that embodies universally recognizable meani…
A type of symbol that is given meaning by the way an author u…
A type of diction that maintains the proper language of forma…
A type of diction that follows formal rules. Uses longer word…
Universal Symbol
A type of symbol that embodies universally recognizable meani…
Invested Symbol
A type of symbol that is given meaning by the way an author u…
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have an intense dislike or hatred for... Synonyms: loathe, a…
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
Resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or c…
To assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute... Synon…
Abominate
To have an intense dislike or hatred for... Synonyms: loathe, a…
Acculturation
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
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AP English 3: Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
State or express clearly
Play boisterously
The mental attitude that something is believable
To express strong disapproval of
Articulate
State or express clearly
Cavort
Play boisterously
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
abominate... (verb)
acculturation... (noun)
adventitious... (adjective)
ascribe... (verb)
:to have an intense dislike for or hatred for... -The girl abom…
:the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structur…
:resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or…
:to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), to attribute t…
abominate... (verb)
:to have an intense dislike for or hatred for... -The girl abom…
acculturation... (noun)
:the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structur…
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AP English Unit 3 - Rhetorical Devices
anadiplosis
conduplicato
anaphora
anatanagoge
last word repeats at beginning of next sentence... example: "The…
repetition of a key word over successive phrases or clauses... e…
repetition of the first part of the sentence in order to achi…
a negative point is balanced with a positive one... example: "Ye…
anadiplosis
last word repeats at beginning of next sentence... example: "The…
conduplicato
repetition of a key word over successive phrases or clauses... e…
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Unit 3 AP English
Sage
Assail
Fecund
Deride
A profoundly wise person; a person famed for wisdom... Philosoph…
Make a concerted or violent attack on ... Charge, assault, torme…
Producing or capable of producing an abundance of offspring o…
To laugh at in scorn or contempt; scoff or jeer at; mock... Scor…
Sage
A profoundly wise person; a person famed for wisdom... Philosoph…
Assail
Make a concerted or violent attack on ... Charge, assault, torme…
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AP English Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
To pronounce distinctly
to romp
belief
to condem
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly
Cavort
to romp
20 terms
AP English Unit 3 Vocab
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
belief, mental acceptance
to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreci…
to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impression
cavort
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
credence
belief, mental acceptance
21 terms
AP English Unit 3 Terms
Circuitous (adj.)
Inadvertent (adj.)
Noncommittal (adj.)
Expedite (v.)
roundabout, not direct
resulting from or marked by lack of attention; unintentional,…
not decisive or definite; unwilling to take a clear position
to make easy, cause to progress faster
Circuitous (adj.)
roundabout, not direct
Inadvertent (adj.)
resulting from or marked by lack of attention; unintentional,…
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
(V) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to con…
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
(N) belief, mental acceptance
(V) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially dep…
Articulate
(V) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to con…
Cavort
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
15 terms
AP English unit 3
Hyperbole
Hypothetical example
Illustrate
Imagery
Language that descrives something as better or worse than it is
Fictional example that can be used when a speaker explaining…
Provides example
Visually descriptive or figurative language in literary work
Hyperbole
Language that descrives something as better or worse than it is
Hypothetical example
Fictional example that can be used when a speaker explaining…
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