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Othello Act 3 Vocabulary (incomplete)
procure
languishes
boon
perdition
To get by special effort; obtain or acquire
To be or become weak or feeble; lose strength or vigor
A benefit bestowed, especially one bestowed in response to a…
Loss of the soul; eternal damnation
procure
To get by special effort; obtain or acquire
languishes
To be or become weak or feeble; lose strength or vigor
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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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Othello Act 1 Vocabulary
Abhor
Bombast
Epithet
Obsequious
find repugnant; hate
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery;…
Abhor
find repugnant; hate
Bombast
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
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Othello Act IV Vocabulary
Venial
Dotage
Fulsome
Fiend
(adj)- easily excused; pardonable
(n)- senility; feeblemindedness of old age
(adj)- disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering
(n)- evil spirit; devil; a cruel person
Venial
(adj)- easily excused; pardonable
Dotage
(n)- senility; feeblemindedness of old age
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Othello Vocabulary Act I
Abhor
Bombast
Epithet
Moor
(v)- to find repugnant; to hate
(n)- arrogant or pretentious talk or writing
(n)- a defamatory statement or abusive word or phrase
(n)- one of the Muslim people of North Africa
Abhor
(v)- to find repugnant; to hate
Bombast
(n)- arrogant or pretentious talk or writing
25 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act II
quirk
contention
citadel
paradox
(n)- a strange attitude or habit
(n)- the act of competing for profit or prize
(n)- a fortress or stronghold
(n)- a statement that contradicts itself
quirk
(n)- a strange attitude or habit
contention
(n)- the act of competing for profit or prize
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Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
procure
devise
beseech
discourse
(verb) to get
(verb) to think out a plan
(verb) to beg
(noun) a discussion or conversation
procure
(verb) to get
devise
(verb) to think out a plan
27 terms
Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
Penitent
She was a ___supporter of the new law.
I watched and laughed as my sister ___…
ruminate
Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; r…
vehement
recoiled
Think deeply about something
Penitent
Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; r…
She was a ___supporter of the new law.
vehement
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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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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
17 terms
Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
Penitent
ruminate
surmise
recoil
Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; r…
Think deeply about something
A supposition that something may be true, even though there i…
Suddenly spring or flinch back in fear, horror, or disgust
Penitent
Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; r…
ruminate
Think deeply about something
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Othello Act 5 Vocabulary
Notable
Mangle
Alabaster
Pernicious
Worthy of attention or notice; important person
Severely mutilate, disfigure or damage by cutting, tearing or…
A fine-grained form of gypsum (mineral), typically white
Having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way
Notable
Worthy of attention or notice; important person
Mangle
Severely mutilate, disfigure or damage by cutting, tearing or…
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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
Othello Vocabulary (Act IV)
Lechery
Propriety
Peevish
Impervious
(n) Unrestrainted indulgence of sexual desire
(n) Proper behavior or manners
(adj) annoyed, irritated
(adj) incapable of being persuaded or affected
Lechery
(n) Unrestrainted indulgence of sexual desire
Propriety
(n) Proper behavior or manners
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Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
Shrift
Beseech
Wooed
Conspire
Noun... A confessional
Verb... To earnestly request
Verb (pt)... Courted, dated
Verb... To secretly plot
Shrift
Noun... A confessional
Beseech
Verb... To earnestly request
Othello Vocabulary (Act III)
Consecrate
Defunct
Wanton
Baseness
v- to make or declare sacred
adj- no longer in effect or use
adj- deliberate and without motive or provocation
n- morally low
Consecrate
v- to make or declare sacred
Defunct
adj- no longer in effect or use
Othello Vocabulary (Act II)
Discord
Homage
Forbear
Circumspecition
(n) disagreement; difference of opinion
(n) something done or given in acknowledgement or considerati…
(v) to refrain or abstain from
(noun) caution; thoughtfulness
Discord
(n) disagreement; difference of opinion
Homage
(n) something done or given in acknowledgement or considerati…
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Othello Act 4 Vocabulary
Credulous
Reproach
Wit
Iniquity
Adjective... Gullible, ready to believe on slight
Noun... Criticism, disgrace, blame, shame
Noun... Intelligence, humor
Noun... Sin
Credulous
Adjective... Gullible, ready to believe on slight
Reproach
Noun... Criticism, disgrace, blame, shame
Othello Vocabulary ACT III
shrift
beseech
wooed
conspire
Confession to a priest
Ask someone urgently to do something... beg or call on
Try to gain the love of... or romantically pursue
secret plans/plot/scheme/plan
shrift
Confession to a priest
beseech
Ask someone urgently to do something... beg or call on
20 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 5
rapier
restitution
gait
maim
a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
a person's manner of walking
injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration o…
rapier
a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
restitution
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
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Othello Act I Vocabulary
bombast
preferment
obsequious
grange
pompous
promotion
obedient; servile compliance
farm; grainery
bombast
pompous
preferment
promotion
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Othello Vocabulary Act 5
Mar
Peril
Anon
Fie
verb... to damage, to mark
noun... danger
adverb... at once, immediately
interjection... used to express disgust or disapproval
Mar
verb... to damage, to mark
Peril
noun... danger
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Othello Vocabulary Act III
Penitent
Boon
Ruminate
Surmise
(adj)- remorseful, sorry
(n)- a desirable state; a reward
(v)- to reflect deeply on a subject; to contemplate
(v)- an opinion based upon some evidence
Penitent
(adj)- remorseful, sorry
Boon
(n)- a desirable state; a reward
20 terms
Othello Vocabulary: Act 2
Quirk
Contention
Citadel
Paradox
a strange attitude or habit
the act of competing as for profit or a prize
a stronghold into which people could go for shelter during a…
a statement that contradicts itself
Quirk
a strange attitude or habit
Contention
the act of competing as for profit or a prize
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Othello Act 1 Vocabulary
Abhor
Bombast
Epithet
Obsequious
find repugnant; hate
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
Abhor
find repugnant; hate
Bombast
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
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Othello Vocabulary Act 3
Penitent
Boon
Ruminate
Surmise
feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
a desirable state
reflect deeply on a subject
a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
Penitent
feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
Boon
a desirable state
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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
Othello Act 1 Vocabulary
bombast
preferment
obsequious
grange
puffed up; pompous
promotion
fawning; showing servile compliance
farm; granary
bombast
puffed up; pompous
preferment
promotion
Othello Act 5 Vocabulary
mars
peril
anon
fie
damages; marks
danger
soon
used to express distaste or disapproval
mars
damages; marks
peril
danger
Othello Act 4 Vocabulary
credulous
reproach
wit
iniquity
gullible
criticism; disgrace; blame; shame
intelligence; humor
sin(s)
credulous
gullible
reproach
criticism; disgrace; blame; shame
Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
shrift
beseech
wooed
conspire
confessional
earnestly request
courted; dated
secretly plot
shrift
confessional
beseech
earnestly request
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Othello Vocabulary Act 4
venial
fulsome
construe
vice
easily excused or forgiven
unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner…
make sense of; assign a meaning to
a specific form of evildoing
venial
easily excused or forgiven
fulsome
unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner…
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
20 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 5
rapier
restitution
gait
maim
a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
a person's manner of walking
injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration o…
rapier
a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
restitution
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
Othello Vocabulary: Act 2
Quirk
Contention
Citadel
Paradox
noun; a strange attitude or habit
noun; the act of competing as for profit or a prize
noun; a stronghold into which people could go for shelter dur…
noun; a statement that contradicts itself
Quirk
noun; a strange attitude or habit
Contention
noun; the act of competing as for profit or a prize
15 terms
Othello - Act 1 Vocabulary
Usurped
Facile
Promulgate
Abhor
to take without asking
superficial
proclaim; declare in an official way
to hate or detest someone or something
Usurped
to take without asking
Facile
superficial
8 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 3
shrift
beseech
wooed
conspire
confession
ask for or request earnestly
gain the affection of; courted, dated
to plan or plot together secretly
shrift
confession
beseech
ask for or request earnestly
Othello Act 3 Vocabulary
procure
beseech
barrier, barricade, battlement
bounteous
acquire, obtain
beg, appeal, call upon
fortification
generous; big hearted; charitable
procure
acquire, obtain
beseech
beg, appeal, call upon
20 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 4
venial
dotage
fulsome
fiend
easily excused or forgiven
mental infirmity as a consequence of old age; sometimes shown…
unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner…
a cruel wicked and inhuman person
venial
easily excused or forgiven
dotage
mental infirmity as a consequence of old age; sometimes shown…
18 terms
Vocabulary Othello Act 2
Discern
Synonyms for discern
Citadel
Synonyms for citadel
Perceive or recognize someone/something.
detect, notice, observe
Fortress, protecting, dominates a city
Castle
Discern
Perceive or recognize someone/something.
Synonyms for discern
detect, notice, observe
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Othello Act II Vocabulary
discern
citadel
taint
mock
(v.) to see clearly, recognize
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
(v.) to stain or contaminate
Ridicule, to make fun of
discern
(v.) to see clearly, recognize
citadel
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
othello act1 vocabulary
abhor
bombast
epithet
obsequious
to dislike someone or something very much; to hate with a pas…
a speech or writing that is meant to sound important or impre…
An offensive word or name; a word or phrase that describes a…
too eager to help or obey someone important
abhor
to dislike someone or something very much; to hate with a pas…
bombast
a speech or writing that is meant to sound important or impre…
Othello Act 1 Vocabulary
abhor (v)
evade (v)
obsequious (adj)
incense (v)
intense dislike ; I abhor people who don't respect others.
avoid ; People try to evade drama because it makes life a lot…
servile; Children tend to be obsequious in order to please th…
infuriate; He incensed me after constantly asking me about my…
abhor (v)
intense dislike ; I abhor people who don't respect others.
evade (v)
avoid ; People try to evade drama because it makes life a lot…
8 terms
Act 2 Vocabulary: Othello
surfeited
tempest
base
satiety
To have over consumed or helped someone else over consume to…
A violent and windy storm, or an outburst or uproar.
Something that forms a foundation.
The state of having more than enough.
surfeited
To have over consumed or helped someone else over consume to…
tempest
A violent and windy storm, or an outburst or uproar.
20 terms
Othello Act I Vocabulary
thine
thy
certes
forsooth
yours
your
it is certain, certainly, surely
in truth, indeed
thine
yours
thy
your
9 terms
Othello vocabulary, Act I
bombast
preferment
obsequious
grange
pompous, puffed up
promotion
fawning, showing servile compliance
a farm and its buildings
bombast
pompous, puffed up
preferment
promotion
8 terms
Othello, Act II vocabulary
surfeited
tempest
base
requisites
fed to excess
violent storm
common, low in station
Requirements
surfeited
fed to excess
tempest
violent storm
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Othello Vocabulary Act 4
credulous
reproach
wit
iniquity
gullible; showing a lack of judgment or experience
express criticism towards; blame
intelligence; humor
an unjust act; morally objectionable behavior; sin(s)
credulous
gullible; showing a lack of judgment or experience
reproach
express criticism towards; blame
Othello Act 2 Vocabulary
quirk (n)
contention (n)
citadel (n)
paradox (n)
a peculiar action, behavior, or mannerism
a struggle, strife, or competition
a stronghold for shelter during a battle
a self-contradictory statement that holds some truth
quirk (n)
a peculiar action, behavior, or mannerism
contention (n)
a struggle, strife, or competition
10 terms
Othello Vocabulary Act 5
Mar
Peril
Anon
Fie
to impair the appearance of
Serious and immediate danger
Soon, shortly
Expression of disgust or outrage
Mar
to impair the appearance of
Peril
Serious and immediate danger
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