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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…
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…
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…
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 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
10 terms
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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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
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
AP english unit 3
accolade
apprehension
cajole
daunt
award
fear
to coax
intimidate
accolade
award
apprehension
fear
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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
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
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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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English III AP Unit 3 Vocab
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
v to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conne…
v to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
n belief, mental acceptance
v to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depre…
articulate
v to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conne…
cavort
v to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
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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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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Unit 3 AP English
aesthetic (adj)
decry (v)
flourish (v)
minutiae (n)
having a sense of the beautiful; characterized by a love of b…
to speak disparagingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless; e…
to be in a vigorous state; thrive to be successful; prosper
precise details
aesthetic (adj)
having a sense of the beautiful; characterized by a love of b…
decry (v)
to speak disparagingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless; e…
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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…
AP English Vocab 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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AP English Unit 3 Terms
Circuitous
Inadvertent
Noncommittal
Expedite
(adj.) roundabout, not direct
(adj.) resulting from or marked by lack of attention; uninten…
(adj.) not decisive or definite; unwilling to take a clear po…
(v.) to make easy, cause to progress faster
Circuitous
(adj.) roundabout, not direct
Inadvertent
(adj.) resulting from or marked by lack of attention; uninten…
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…
25 terms
Unit 3- AP English
Clemency
Coalesce
Confound
Congeal
To have mercy or forgiveness
To come together as one, to unite
To cause someone to become confused, bewildered, or mixed up
To solidify, as in freezing
Clemency
To have mercy or forgiveness
Coalesce
To come together as one, to unite
12 terms
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.
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
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 Vocabulary
Distraught
Credence
Feckless
Decry
(adj.) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or…
(n.) belief, mental acceptance
(adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irr…
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
Distraught
(adj.) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or…
Credence
(n.) belief, mental acceptance
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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
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
AP English unit 3 Vocab
Clemency
Coalesce
Confound
Congeal
To have mercy or forgiveness
To come together as one, to unite.
To cause someone to become confused, bewildered, or mixed up.
To solidify, as in freezing.
Clemency
To have mercy or forgiveness
Coalesce
To come together as one, to unite.
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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…
AP English vocab unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
To pronounce distinctly or express well in words
To romp or prance around exuberantly
Belief, mental acceptance
To condemn or express strong disapproval
Articulate
To pronounce distinctly or express well in words
Cavort
To romp or prance around exuberantly
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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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AP English 3 Unit 3
ad hominem
arduous
churlish
circumlocution
adj- appealing to feelings or prejudices rather than intellect
adj- hard to accomplish
adj- marked by a lack of civility or graciousness
n- the use of an unnecessarily large number of words to expre…
ad hominem
adj- appealing to feelings or prejudices rather than intellect
arduous
adj- hard to accomplish
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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…
AP english unit 3
Vitiate
Vitiate syn
Vitiate ant
In medias res
Verb - to weaken, debase or currupt; to impair the quality or…
Degrade, undermine
Purify, fortify, enhance
Adverb - in or into the middle of a plot; into the middle of…
Vitiate
Verb - to weaken, debase or currupt; to impair the quality or…
Vitiate syn
Degrade, undermine
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Unit 3 AP english
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
supplementary/ subordinate
remove offensive material
stoop down voluntarily/ deal with in patronizing manner
to trick/swindle
ancillary
supplementary/ subordinate
bowdlerize
remove offensive material
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AP English 3 Unit 3
Abstruse (adj)
Arrogate (v)
Blandishment (n)
Chicanery (n)
Extremely difficult to understand
To calm or take without right
Anything designed to flatter or coax; sweet talk
Trickery practices or tactics; doubled- dealing
Abstruse (adj)
Extremely difficult to understand
Arrogate (v)
To calm or take without right
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ap english unit 3
Preposition
Vitiate
In medias res
Ecumenical
Snails pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence indi…
To make and basically up to impair the quality or value of
In or into the middle of a plot into the middle of things
Worldwide are universal and influence or application
Preposition
Snails pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence indi…
Vitiate
To make and basically up to impair the quality or value of
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Ap english unit 3
Articulate
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Express
Prance around
Belief
Express disapproval
Articulate
Express
Cavort
Prance around
AP English Unit 3
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
To have an 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 an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
The modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
14 terms
Ap English unit 3
Arbitrary
Bombastic
Censorious
Diatribe
(Adj) subject to individual will or judgement, without restri…
(Adj) over the top style ( speech or writing)
(Adj) hard to please (fastidious)
(N) thunderous and abusive verbal attack
Arbitrary
(Adj) subject to individual will or judgement, without restri…
Bombastic
(Adj) over the top style ( speech or writing)
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Unit 3 AP English
Atrophy
Concord
Consummate
Bastion
(n) wasting away of a body organ ... (v) waste away
(n) a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity
(adj) complete / perfect in highest degree... (v) to bring to co…
(n) a fortified place, stronghold
Atrophy
(n) wasting away of a body organ ... (v) waste away
Concord
(n) a state of agreement, harmony, unanimity
AP English Unit 3
an'cillary
bowd'leize
condescend'
coz'en
adjective... providing necessary support to the primary activiti…
verb... remove material that is considered improper or offensive…
verb... show feelings of superiority; be patronizing.
verb ... to cheat, deceive, or trick.
an'cillary
adjective... providing necessary support to the primary activiti…
bowd'leize
verb... remove material that is considered improper or offensive…
AP English Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
to have an 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 an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
Articulate (2nd)
Cavort (2nd)
Credence (1st)
Decry (2nd)
v. to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conn…
v. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
n. belief, mental acceptance
v. to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depr…
Articulate (2nd)
v. to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conn…
Cavort (2nd)
v. to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
20 terms
AP English Unit 3
ancilliary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
(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
ancilliary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
AP English Unit 3
Lesson 3 Objectives
Paraphrasing
Summary
Quoting
1. to distinguish between paraphrasing and quoting... 2. to util…
Paraphrasing is your own interpretation of significant ideas…
Is less detailed than a paraphrase. Summaries take a wider ov…
In most cases is using the exact words of a source.
Lesson 3 Objectives
1. to distinguish between paraphrasing and quoting... 2. to util…
Paraphrasing
Paraphrasing is your own interpretation of significant ideas…
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