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ACT Vocabulary 2
expedite
temperate
shrewd
convention
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
clever in practical matters; cunning; mentally sharp or cleve…
a generally agreed-upon practice or attitude... -We went to a w…
expedite
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
temperate
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
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ACT Vocabulary #2
abridgment
baleful
complacent
detriment
a condensed form as of a book or play
malignant
pleased or satisfied with oneself
something that causes damage, depreciation, or loss
abridgment
a condensed form as of a book or play
baleful
malignant
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ACT Vocabulary 2/22
Solipsistic
Repudiate
Pithy
Obfuscate
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists
(v.) to reject, refuse to accept
(adj.) concisely meaningful; short but full of meaning
(v.) to render incomprehensible
Solipsistic
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists
Repudiate
(v.) to reject, refuse to accept
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ACT Vocabulary Set #2
Abnormal
Advocate
Anachronistic
Assiduous
departing from the normal, i.e. in intelligence and development
to be in favor of something
out-of-date
hard-working
Abnormal
departing from the normal, i.e. in intelligence and development
Advocate
to be in favor of something
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The Crucible Vocabulary Act 2
ameliorate
avidly
base
blasphemy
To improve
Enthusiastically
lowly, evil
Speech which offends religious sentiments
ameliorate
To improve
avidly
Enthusiastically
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ACT Vocabulary Unit 2
ubiquitous
latent
pragmatic
naive
(adj.) present everywhere
(adj.) hidden, but capable of being exposed
(adj) practical, sensible, logical
(adj.) innocent, showing lack of worldly knowledge and experi…
ubiquitous
(adj.) present everywhere
latent
(adj.) hidden, but capable of being exposed
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The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
reprimand
friction
condemnation
conviction
(v) to censure severely or angrily
(n) a state of conflict between persons
(n) an expression of strong disapproval
(n) an unshakable belief in something w/out need for proof or…
reprimand
(v) to censure severely or angrily
friction
(n) a state of conflict between persons
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ACT Vocabulary- Set 2
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
to combine... -unite, merge... -splinter, disunite
mentally ill; insane... -deranged, insane... -sane
to sharpen... -dull
to besiege by encircling... -surround, annoy... -evade
amalgamate
to combine... -unite, merge... -splinter, disunite
demented
mentally ill; insane... -deranged, insane... -sane
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ACT Vocabulary 2
imminent
inevitable
intuition
justify
about to happen
unavoidable [or] when used as a noun, a situation that is una…
the ability to understand something before using conscious re…
to show or prove to be right [or] to be a good reason for doi…
imminent
about to happen
inevitable
unavoidable [or] when used as a noun, a situation that is una…
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ACT Vocabulary- Set 2
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
to combine... Synonym-unite, merge
mentally ill; insane... Synonym-deranged, insane
to sharpen
to surround... Synonym- annoy
amalgamate
to combine... Synonym-unite, merge
demented
mentally ill; insane... Synonym-deranged, insane
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ACT Vocabulary 2 Fine
expedite
temperate
shrewd
convention
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
clever in practical matters; cunning; mentally sharp or cleve…
a generally agreed-upon practice or attitude... -We went to a w…
expedite
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
temperate
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
Lament (v)
entreat (v)
augment (v)
sentinel (n)
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
to make an earnest request
to make greater or supplement
one who keeps guard as a sentry
Lament (v)
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
entreat (v)
to make an earnest request
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ACT Vocabulary 2
expedite
temperate
shrewd
convention
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
clever in practical matters; cunning; mentally sharp or cleve…
a generally agreed-upon practice or attitude... -We went to a w…
expedite
speed up the progress of; to make something go faster... -We'll…
temperate
having temperatures that are not too hot or too cold; not ext…
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ACT Vocabulary #2
Amalgamate
Antiquated
Beleaguer
Caricature
To combine; unite, merge
No longer used or useful; very old
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
An exaggerated portrayal of one's features
Amalgamate
To combine; unite, merge
Antiquated
No longer used or useful; very old
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Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Vocabulary
Counterfeit
Cunning
Intercession
Invocation
made in imitation of something else with intent to deceive
cleverness or skill especially at tricking people in order to…
prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of another
the act of asking for help or support especially from a god
Counterfeit
made in imitation of something else with intent to deceive
Cunning
cleverness or skill especially at tricking people in order to…
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
Lament (v)
augment (v)
sentinel (n)
summons
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
to make greater or supplement
one who keeps guard as a sentry
A formal notice from the court ordering the defendant to appp…
Lament (v)
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
augment (v)
to make greater or supplement
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The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
reprimand
friction
condemnation
conviction
censure severely or angrily
a state of conflict between two persons
an expression of strong disapproval
an unshakable belief in something without need for proof
reprimand
censure severely or angrily
friction
a state of conflict between two persons
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augment
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augment
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
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Othello Vocabulary Act 2
Surfeited
Tempest
Base
Satiety
Verb... Fed to excess
Noun... A violent storm
Adjective ... Low in station
Noun... The condition of being overfilled or over gratified
Surfeited
Verb... Fed to excess
Tempest
Noun... A violent storm
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The Crucible Act 2 - vocabulary
condemn
lofty
bewilder
ameliorate
v. to give someone a legal sentence; to judge someone as guilty
adj. of high rank or character; acting with an arrogant or su…
v. to confuse or puzzle someone
v. to improve or make something better
condemn
v. to give someone a legal sentence; to judge someone as guilty
lofty
adj. of high rank or character; acting with an arrogant or su…
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augment
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augment
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
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Act 2: Macbeth Vocabulary
clutch
conclusion
contradict
repose
to grasp and hold tightly
A summary based on evidence or facts
to speak against; to say the opposite
(v.) to rest; lie; place; (n.) relaxation, peace of mind, cal…
clutch
to grasp and hold tightly
conclusion
A summary based on evidence or facts
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The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
ameliorate
covet
flinch
gingerly
to make better
to wish, long, or crave for
to draw back, as with fear or pain
with extreme care or delicacy
ameliorate
to make better
covet
to wish, long, or crave for
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
ominous
foreboding
apocalyptic
anthropomorphism
adjective-suggesting danger
adjective-a feeling that something bad will happen
adjective-describing the complete destruction of the world
abstract noun- the process of giving human characteristics to…
ominous
adjective-suggesting danger
foreboding
adjective-a feeling that something bad will happen
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ACT Reading Vocabulary 2
central
myth
concede
legitimacy
(adj.) essential; principal; foremost; dominant; primary
(n.) an unfounded or false notion
(v.) to admit as true; to yield, submit
(n.) lawfulness; legality
central
(adj.) essential; principal; foremost; dominant; primary
myth
(n.) an unfounded or false notion
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augment
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augment
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
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The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
ameliorate
covet
flinch
gingerly
to make better
to wish, long, or crave for
to draw back, as with fear or pain
with extreme care or delicacy
ameliorate
to make better
covet
to wish, long, or crave for
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Othello Vocabulary Act 2
Surfeited
Tempest
Base
Satiety
Verb... Fed to excess
Noun... A violent storm
Adjective ... Low in station
Noun... The condition of being overfilled or over gratified
Surfeited
Verb... Fed to excess
Tempest
Noun... A violent storm
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augement
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augement
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
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ACT Vocabulary- Set 2
amalgamate
demented
hone
beleaguer
to combine... Synonym-unite, merge
mentally ill; insane... Synonym-deranged, insane
to sharpen
to surround... Synonym- annoy
amalgamate
to combine... Synonym-unite, merge
demented
mentally ill; insane... Synonym-deranged, insane
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
Lament (v)
augment (v)
sentinel (n)
summons
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
to make greater or supplement
one who keeps guard as a sentry
A formal notice from the court ordering the defendant to appe…
Lament (v)
to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
augment (v)
to make greater or supplement
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Othello Vocabulary Act 2
Surfeited
Tempest
Base
Satiety
Verb... Fed to excess
Noun... A violent storm
Adjective ... Low in station
Noun... The condition of being overfilled or over gratified
Surfeited
Verb... Fed to excess
Tempest
Noun... A violent storm
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ACT Reading Vocabulary 2
central
myth
concede
legitimacy
(adj.) used about the part of an organization, system etc whi…
(n.) an unfounded or false notion
(v.) to admit as true; to yield, submit
(n.) lawfulness; legality
central
(adj.) used about the part of an organization, system etc whi…
myth
(n.) an unfounded or false notion
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ACT Vocabulary 2/22
Solipsistic
Repudiate
Pithy
Obfuscate
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists
(v.) to reject, refuse to accept
(adj.) concisely meaningful; short but full of meaning
(v.) to render incomprehensible
Solipsistic
(adj.) believing that oneself is all that exists
Repudiate
(v.) to reject, refuse to accept
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The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
ameliorate
covet
gingerly
indignant
to make better
to wish, long, or crave for
with extreme care or delicacy
angered by something wrong or unjust
ameliorate
to make better
covet
to wish, long, or crave for
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Vocabulary - ACT Week 2
omit
precede
redundant
reflect
leave out or exclude something or someone, either intentional…
come before in order or position; come before in time (preced…
not or no longer needed or useful
think deeply or carefully about; embody or represent somethin…
omit
leave out or exclude something or someone, either intentional…
precede
come before in order or position; come before in time (preced…
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Othello Vocabulary Act 2
Surfeited
Tempest
Base
Satiety
Verb... Fed to excess
Noun... A violent storm
Adjective ... Low in station
Noun... The condition of being overfilled or over gratified
Surfeited
Verb... Fed to excess
Tempest
Noun... A violent storm
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ACT Vocabulary #2
adorned
angler
coalition
compelling
decorated; enhanced with ornaments and decorative accessories
a fisher; a person who fishes for sport
an alliance; a union into one body or group with similar inte…
attracting, commanding, and maintaining a great deal of atten…
adorned
decorated; enhanced with ornaments and decorative accessories
angler
a fisher; a person who fishes for sport
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Julius Caesar Act 2 Vocabulary
disjoin
ascend
instigate
petition
Disconnected
To move upward, to rise from a lower station
(v.) to urge on; to stir up, provoke, start, incite
A formal request.
disjoin
Disconnected
ascend
To move upward, to rise from a lower station
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Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augement
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augement
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
10 terms
Macbeth Act 2 Vocabulary
augement
multitudinous
palpable
stealthy
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
containing many elements; numerous
to be able to felt or touched
behaving in a secretive or sneaky manner
augement
to make something greater by adding to it; to expand
multitudinous
containing many elements; numerous
10 terms
Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Vocabulary
Counterfeit
Cunning
Intercession
Invocation
made in imitation of something else with intent to deceive
cleverness or skill especially at tricking people in order to…
prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of another
the act of asking for help or support especially from a god
Counterfeit
made in imitation of something else with intent to deceive
Cunning
cleverness or skill especially at tricking people in order to…
12 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 2
Surfeited
Tempest
Base
Satiety
Verb... Fed to excess
Noun... A violent storm
Adjective ... Low in station
Noun... The condition of being overfilled or over gratified
Surfeited
Verb... Fed to excess
Tempest
Noun... A violent storm
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ACT Vocabulary 1 &2 Fine
competence
guile
inhibit
espouse
the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically…
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception... -A…
to put down by force or authority... -You shouldn't allow fear…
take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and…
competence
the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically…
guile
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception... -A…
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ACT vocabulary 2
cloak
chariot
strange
mistaken
a loose outer garment, usually without sleeves; cape
a wheeled, horse-drawn cart used in battle
out of the ordinary and unexpected
wrong about something
cloak
a loose outer garment, usually without sleeves; cape
chariot
a wheeled, horse-drawn cart used in battle
ACT 2 Vocabulary
ameliorate
avid
crone
Flailing
make better
having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for someth…
an old woman who is thin and ugly.
wave or swing or cause to wave or swing wildly.
ameliorate
make better
avid
having or showing a keen interest in or enthusiasm for someth…
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ACT Week 2 Vocabulary
impotent
antithesis
maelstrom
emendation
powerless; lacking strength
(n.) the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
Violent whirlpool; any chaotic, turbulent situation
correction of errors; improvement
impotent
powerless; lacking strength
antithesis
(n.) the direct opposite, a sharp contrast
20 terms
The Crucible Act 2 Vocabulary
Exaltation
Enrapture
Falter
Magistrate
the elevation of a person, as to the status of a god
hold spellbound
the act of pausing uncertainly
a lay judge or civil authority who administers the law
Exaltation
the elevation of a person, as to the status of a god
Enrapture
hold spellbound
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Vocabulary: Act 2
Technicality
Sadist
Pantomime
Insignificant
a minor detail.
one who takes pleasure in hurting someone else.
acting without words.
a very small detail with little importance; not important.
Technicality
a minor detail.
Sadist
one who takes pleasure in hurting someone else.
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ACT Vocab. 2
authoritative
auxiliary
coherence
collaborating
Commanding and self-confident; likely to be respected and obe…
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
the quality of being logical, orderly, and clearly connected
working together to maximize the attainment of goals for all…
authoritative
Commanding and self-confident; likely to be respected and obe…
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
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