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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
alleviate
contemporary
gratuitous
impartial
to ease pain or burden
current, modern
given freely
unbiased; not in favor of one side or the other
alleviate
to ease pain or burden
contemporary
current, modern
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Pre-AP English 9: Unit 3
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
Shorten, condense, abbreviate
(n.) follower, supporter: (adj) attached, sticking to
Quarrel, dispute, squabble
Resembling an angle portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
Abridge
Shorten, condense, abbreviate
Adherent
(n.) follower, supporter: (adj) attached, sticking to
English 9 Unit 3 vocabulary
edifice
ambidextrous
animate
belated
(n) a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
(adj) equally skillful with either hand
(adj) to give life or motion to
(adj) delayed
edifice
(n) a large, elaborate structure; an imposing building
ambidextrous
(adj) equally skillful with either hand
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Unit 3 Vocabulary Definitions Pre-AP English 9 VVMS
Abridge- (v)
Adherent (n)
Altercation (n)
Cherubic (adj)
to make shorter.... Synonyms- shorten, condense, abbreviate... Anto…
a follower, supporter; (adj) attached sticking to... Synonym- (n…
an angry argument... Synonyms; quarrel, dispute, squabble... Antony…
resembling and angel portrayed as a little child with a beaut…
Abridge- (v)
to make shorter.... Synonyms- shorten, condense, abbreviate... Anto…
Adherent (n)
a follower, supporter; (adj) attached sticking to... Synonym- (n…
English9: Unit 3: Vocabulary
home village (n)
bamboo (n)
banyan tree (n)
shrine (n)
/həʊm//ˈvɪlɪdʒ/: quê nhà... - a very small town located in a co…
/ˌbæmˈbuː/: cây tre... - a tall tropical plant that is a member…
/ˈbænjən//triː/ : cây đa... - a S Asian tree with structures th…
/ʃraɪn/: đền , nơi thờ cúng... -a place where people come to wor…
home village (n)
/həʊm//ˈvɪlɪdʒ/: quê nhà... - a very small town located in a co…
bamboo (n)
/ˌbæmˈbuː/: cây tre... - a tall tropical plant that is a member…
English 9: Unit 3: VOCABULARY
home village
bamboo
banyan
shrine
/həʊm//ˈvɪlɪdʒ/:que nha... - the town, district, country, etc. t…
/ˌbæmˈbuː/ : cay tre... - a tall tropical plant that is a membe…
/ˈbænjən/: cay da ... - a S Asian tree with structures that gro…
/ʃraɪn/:den, noi tho cung... - a place where people come to wor…
home village
/həʊm//ˈvɪlɪdʒ/:que nha... - the town, district, country, etc. t…
bamboo
/ˌbæmˈbuː/ : cay tre... - a tall tropical plant that is a membe…
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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 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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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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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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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
to make shorter
a follower, supporter; attached, sticking to
an angry argument
resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a beauti…
Abridge
to make shorter
Adherent
a follower, supporter; attached, sticking to
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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
AP English-Vocabulary Unit 3
Aesthetic
Decry
Flourish
Minutiae
Concerned with the study of the mind and emotions in relation…
To speak despairingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless; ex…
To be in vigorous state; thrive... To be successful; prosper... Exc…
Precise Details; small or trifling details
Aesthetic
Concerned with the study of the mind and emotions in relation…
Decry
To speak despairingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless; ex…
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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 Vocabulary 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 dep…
(v) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impress…
cavort
(v) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
credence
(n) belief, mental acceptance
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structure…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from inherent cause…
(v) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
(v) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
(n) the modification of social patterns, traits, or structure…
AP English Vocabulary Unit 3
Appositive
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
Noun/noun phrase next to another to describe
Repetition of same or similar consonant sounds
Reference to a well known thing
Writer addresses an inanimate object
Appositive
Noun/noun phrase next to another to describe
Alliteration
Repetition of same or similar consonant sounds
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Unit 3 Vocabulary - AP English
ancillary
cozen
gratis
icon
Definition: subordinate or supplementary... POS: adjective
Definition: to trick; to cheat or swindle... POS: verb
Definition: free; without charge... POS: adjective; adverb
Definition: a representation or image of a sacred personage,…
ancillary
Definition: subordinate or supplementary... POS: adjective
cozen
Definition: to trick; to cheat or swindle... POS: verb
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Unit 3 AP English Vocabulary
Abominate
Acculturation
Adventitious
Ascribe
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) he modification of the social patterns, traits, or struc…
(adj.) resulting from change rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
Abominate
(v.) to have an intense dislike or hatred for
Acculturation
(n.) he modification of the social patterns, traits, or struc…
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AP English Vocabulary UNIT 3
feckless
fiduciary
filibuster
gauche
adj - 1. Lacking purpose or vitality; feeble or ineffective... 2…
adj - relating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the…
noun - 1a. The use of obstructionist tactics, especially prol…
adj - Lacking social polish; tactless... It would be gauche to b…
feckless
adj - 1. Lacking purpose or vitality; feeble or ineffective... 2…
fiduciary
adj - relating to or of the nature of a legal trust (i.e. the…
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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…
Pre-AP English 10 Vocabulary Unit 3
Hib/Hab
Prohibit
Inhibit
Fus/Found
"To have; to hold"
To stop one from doing something; prevent
To get in the way of; hinder
"To pour out"
Hib/Hab
"To have; to hold"
Prohibit
To stop one from doing something; prevent
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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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English 9 Unit 3 vocabulary
Absconded
Accosted
Balmy
Boisterous
to leave in a secretive way or manner
to approach and address aggressively
pleasantly warm
noisy, energetic, cheerful
Absconded
to leave in a secretive way or manner
Accosted
to approach and address aggressively
AP english- Unit 3 vocabulary
distraught
credence
feckless
decry
(adj) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or m…
(n) belief, mental acceptance
(adj) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irre…
(v) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially dep…
distraught
(adj) very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or m…
credence
(n) belief, mental acceptance
AP English Vocabulary unit 3
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
v: to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conn…
v: to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... syn: g…
n: belief, mental acceptance... syn: credit, trust, confidence... a…
v: to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depr…
articulate
v: to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to conn…
cavort
v: to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... syn: g…
AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
Distraught
Credence
Feckless
Decry
Very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or mental…
Belief, mental acceptance
Lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak, irresponsi…
To condemn, express strong disapproval
Distraught
Very much agitated or upset as a result of emotion or mental…
Credence
Belief, mental acceptance
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
ballyhoo
balustrade
baroque
bauble
noun; an excited commotion; flamboyant, exaggerated, and sens…
noun; a railing held up by posts; the banister of a staircase
adjective; irregular in shape; dramatic, flamboyant, or extra…
noun; a showy, inexpensive piece of jewelry; something of tri…
ballyhoo
noun; an excited commotion; flamboyant, exaggerated, and sens…
balustrade
noun; a railing held up by posts; the banister of a staircase
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
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 dep…
(V) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impress…
Cavort
(V) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
Credence
(N) belief, mental acceptance
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AP English Vocabulary Unit 3
Obsequious
Ostentatious
Sanguineous
Patronizing
Obedient/attentive to an excessive degree
Flashy or showy
Optimistic
Condescend
Obsequious
Obedient/attentive to an excessive degree
Ostentatious
Flashy or showy
AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
(v.) to come down or to stoop voluntarily to a lower level; t…
(v.) to trick; to cheat or swindle
ancillary
(adj.) subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
(v.) to remove material considered offensive (from a book, pl…
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Unit 3 AP English Vocabulary
ancillary
bowdlerize
condescend
cozen
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
subordinate or supplementary
bowdlerize
to remove material considered offensive (from a book, play, f…
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AP English Vocabulary - Unit 3
temerity
usurp
virtuoso
vitriolic
rashness
to seize
an expert performer
a villain
temerity
rashness
usurp
to seize
AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
acquisitive
arrogate
banal
belabor
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
(v.) to claim or take without right... Synonyms: expropriate, u…
(adj.) hackneyed, trite, commonplace... Synonyms: stale, insipi…
(v.) to work on excessively; to thrash soundly... Synonyms: ove…
acquisitive
(adj.) able to get and retain ideas or information; concerned…
arrogate
(v.) to claim or take without right... Synonyms: expropriate, u…
AP English Vocabulary Unit 3
disparity
florid
ostentatious
ebullience
inequality, difference... antonym: likeness
showy, excessively ornate... antonym: plain
pretentious in desire to impress others... antonym: reserved
high spirits; exhilaration... antonym: despair
disparity
inequality, difference... antonym: likeness
florid
showy, excessively ornate... antonym: plain
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English AP Unit 3 Vocabulary
com,con (prefix)
contra, contro (prefix)
dis (prefix)
non (prefix)
with, together (combine- merge with)
against (controversy- dispute)
not, apart (discord- lack of harmony)
not (noncommittal- undecided)
com,con (prefix)
with, together (combine- merge with)
contra, contro (prefix)
against (controversy- dispute)
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
articulate
cavort
credence
decry
(v.) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
belief, mental acceptance
to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially depreci…
articulate
(v.) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to co…
cavort
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
cavort
credence
decry
dissemble
to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry
belief, mental accepetance
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 accepetance
AP English Vocabulary 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 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 Vocabulary 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 cause or source), attribute
Abominate
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structure…
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English 9 Unit 3 Vocabulary
fortitude
gape
gibe
guise
courage in facing difficulties
to stare with open mouth; to open the mouth wide
a remark that cuts or puts someone down
an outward appearance, cover or mask
fortitude
courage in facing difficulties
gape
to stare with open mouth; to open the mouth wide
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English 9 Vocabulary Unit 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v.) to make shorter
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
(n.) an angry argument
(adj.) resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
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…
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English 9 Unit 3
abridge
abridge
abridge
adherent
(v.) to make shorter
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
shorten, condense
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
abridge
(v.) to make shorter
abridge
Travel by air _____________________ the time needed to reach…
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary
aesthetic
catalyst
disparage
ingratiate
pleasing to the sense
something that causes or speeds up a process
to speak ill of
to flatter someone
aesthetic
pleasing to the sense
catalyst
something that causes or speeds up a process
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AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION (BROWN) 9- (Unit 3)
Hex
Ebullient
Aspersion
Animus
six; to bewitch
(adj.) overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, b…
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
hostile feeling or intent; animosity; hostility; disposition
Hex
six; to bewitch
Ebullient
(adj.) overflowing with enthusiasm and excitement; boiling, b…
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English 9 Vocabulary (Unit 3)
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
(v.) to make shorter.
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
(n.) an angry argument
(adj.) sweet and innocent; resembling an angel portrayed as a…
abridge
(v.) to make shorter.
adherent
(n.) a follower, supporter; (adj.) attached, sticking to
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English 3 AP Unit 3 Vocabulary
Ambul-
Ang-
-Scend
Migr-
To walk, to go; ambulance
Bend; angle
To climb; ascend
To move; migrate
Ambul-
To walk, to go; ambulance
Ang-
Bend; angle
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English 9 - Vocabulary Unit 3
Abridge
Adherent
Altercation
Cherubic
To make shorter
A follower, supporter, attached sticking to
an angry argument
resembling an angel, sweet innocent
Abridge
To make shorter
Adherent
A follower, supporter, attached sticking to
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AP English Unit 3 Vocabulary Words
Abominate (v.)
Acculturation (n.)
Adventitious (adj.)
Ascribe (v.)
intense dislike or hatred
modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures or…
resulting from chance other than from an inherent cause; acci…
to assign or refer to
Abominate (v.)
intense dislike or hatred
Acculturation (n.)
modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures or…
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