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American Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary (11-20)
gnarled
indemnity
inkling
limpid
(adj.) knotted, twisted, lumpy
(n.) a payment for damage or loss
(n.) a hint; a vague notion
(adj.) clear, transparent; readily understood
gnarled
(adj.) knotted, twisted, lumpy
indemnity
(n.) a payment for damage or loss
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American Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary (1-10)
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
(adj.) persistent, attentive, diligent
(adj.) prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
allocate
(v.) to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to dist…
ardent
(adj.) very enthusiastic, impassioned
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score,to punish so…
to give up, surrender, to hand over to another (v)
a great flood, a heavy fall of rain, anything that comes in a…
good judgement, care in speech and action, freedom to judge o…
avenge
to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score,to punish so…
cede
to give up, surrender, to hand over to another (v)
Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
(n.) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes…
(n.) good judgment; care in speech and action; freedom to jud…
avenge
(v.) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to pun…
cede
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
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Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
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Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
to make less in amount, become less, to deduct
excessive praise or flattery
an object of intense dislike
shrewd, crafty, cunning
abate
to make less in amount, become less, to deduct
adulation
excessive praise or flattery
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Literature vocabulary unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
adjective. to go through an area in order to procure votes, s…
adjective. happening by chance or on an irregular basis; show…
accelerate
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
bystander
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
Vocabulary Unit 9 Literature
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(n.) a small room or compartment
(n.) work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
candid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
To speed up, cause to move faster; To bring about more quickly
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
To go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
Happening by chance or on an irregular basis; Showing little…
Accelerate
To speed up, cause to move faster; To bring about more quickly
Bystander
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
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Literature: Unit 9 Vocabulary
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
a small room or compartment
work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
giving assistance or support; a helper, aid
candid
frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
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Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
dialogue
homogenized
unanimous
monopolize
communication between two or more people
forced to be exactly the same
showing complete agreement
to use or the so as to prevent others from using or taking
dialogue
communication between two or more people
homogenized
forced to be exactly the same
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
Candid (adj)
Drudgery (n)
Escalate (v)
Feign (v)
Sincere
Hard work
To elevate
To pretend
Candid (adj)
Sincere
Drudgery (n)
Hard work
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Unit 9 Vocabulary-- Literature
Allocate
Allocate Synonyms
Ardent
Ardent Synonyms
To set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
Assign, allot, distribute.
Very enthusiastic, impassioned.
Intense, fervent, avid.
Allocate
To set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
Allocate Synonyms
Assign, allot, distribute.
Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
Avatar
Avatar
Avatar
Beatitude
n.) An embodiment (as of a concept or philosophy) often in a…
Once users choose _____________ for the application, they can…
Synonyms- Embodiment, virtual identity
n.) A state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
Avatar
n.) An embodiment (as of a concept or philosophy) often in a…
Avatar
Once users choose _____________ for the application, they can…
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
(v.) to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales,…
(adj.) happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing…
accelerate
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
bystander
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
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Literature vocabulary unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
adjective. to go through an area in order to procure votes, s…
adjective. happening by chance or on an irregular basis; show…
accelerate
verb. to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more…
bystander
noun. one who looks on or observes, a person present but not…
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
Abate
abate syn
Adulation
adulation syn
v. To make less in amount, degree, etc. ; to subside, become…
Diminish, decrease, subside, let up
N. Praise or flattery that is excessive
adoration, idolization, hero-worship
Abate
v. To make less in amount, degree, etc. ; to subside, become…
abate syn
Diminish, decrease, subside, let up
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Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
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AP Literature Unit 9 Vocabulary
laconic
mien
veracity
wry
Using very few words
demeanor or bearing
Truthfulness
amusing, ironic
laconic
Using very few words
mien
demeanor or bearing
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Literature - Unit 9
first-person point of view
imagery
mood
personal narrative
noun - narrator is a character in the story: "I, me, my, mine…
Description that creates a mental picture and appeals to the…
the emotions or feelings that are conveyed in a literary work
an autobiographical writing focusing on a significant experie…
first-person point of view
noun - narrator is a character in the story: "I, me, my, mine…
imagery
Description that creates a mental picture and appeals to the…
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Literature - Vocabulary Unit 9
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
very enthusiastic; impassioned
persistent, attentive, diligent
prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
allocate
to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
ardent
very enthusiastic; impassioned
American Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
apathetic
compel
complacency
contemptuous
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indif…
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
(n) A feeling of contentment or self-satisfaction, especially…
(adj) Manifesting or regarding someone or something as inferi…
apathetic
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indif…
compel
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
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World Literature - Unit 9 - Vocabulary
tort/torq
volv/volu
flex/flect
vert/vers
to twist
to roll, to turn
to bend
to turn
tort/torq
to twist
volv/volu
to roll, to turn
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Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
(v.) to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales,…
(adj.) happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing…
accelerate
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
bystander
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
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Literature vocabulary Unit 9
Dynamic
eradicate
inimitable
prominent
active, energetic, forceful
to root out, get rid of, destroy completely
not capable of being copied
standing out so as to be easily seen
Dynamic
active, energetic, forceful
eradicate
to root out, get rid of, destroy completely
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Unit 9 literature vocabulary
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
20 terms
Unit 9 literature vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
To speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly.
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
To go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
Happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
To speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly.
Bystander
One who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
accelerate
bystander
canvass
casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
20 terms
Unit 9 Literature Vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales, or op…
happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing little…
Accelerate
to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more quickly
Bystander
one who looks on or observes, a person present but not taking…
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Unit 9 literature vocabulary
Accelerate
Bystander
Canvass
Casual
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
(v.) to go through an area in order to procure votes, sales,…
(adj.) happening by chance or on an irregular basis; showing…
Accelerate
(v.) to speed up, cause to move faster; to bring about more q…
Bystander
(n.) one who looks on or observes, a person present but not t…
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World Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
allocate
ardent
assiduous
brash
allot
fervent
industrious
rash
allocate
allot
ardent
fervent
Unit 9 vocabulary american literature
modicum
nebulous
novice
penury
a small or moderate or token amount
lacking definition or definite content
someone new to a field or activity
a state of extreme poverty or destitution
modicum
a small or moderate or token amount
nebulous
lacking definition or definite content
AP Literature Vocabulary unit 9
Beatitude
Bête noire
Bode
Dank
(n.) A state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
(n.) Someone or something that one especially dislikes, dread…
(v.) To be an omen of; to indicate by signs
(adj.) Unpleasant damp or wet
Beatitude
(n.) A state of perfect happiness or blessedness; a blessing
Bête noire
(n.) Someone or something that one especially dislikes, dread…
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AP Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
adulation
evanescent
dilatory
abate
praise or flattery that is excessive
vanishing, soon passing away
not on time, not prompt; tending to delay
to make less in amount, degree; to subside, become less
adulation
praise or flattery that is excessive
evanescent
vanishing, soon passing away
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Vocabulary workshop unit 9 literature
avenge
cede
deluge
discretion
(v.) to get revenge for, even for, settle a score; to punish…
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
(n.) a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes…
(n.) good judgment; care in speech and action; freedom to jud…
avenge
(v.) to get revenge for, even for, settle a score; to punish…
cede
(v.) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
Vocabulary Unit 9 American Literature
apathetic
compel
complacency
contemptuous
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
(n) A feeling of contentment or self-satisfaction, especially…
(adj) Manifesting or regarding someone or something as inferi…
apathetic
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern
compel
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
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Unit 9 vocabulary american literature
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
become less in amount or intensity
servile flattery
a formal ecclesiastical curse accompanied by excommunication
marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
abate
become less in amount or intensity
adulation
servile flattery
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Unit 9 vocabulary american literature
abate
adulation
anathema
astute
become less in amount or intensity
servile flattery
a formal ecclesiastical curse accompanied by excommunication
marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
abate
become less in amount or intensity
adulation
servile flattery
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World Literature - Vocabulary Unit 9
allocate
ardent
assidious
brash
to distribute
impassioned
persistant, diligent
prone to act in a hasty manner
allocate
to distribute
ardent
impassioned
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American Literature: Vocabulary Unit 9
barbaric (adj.)
intimate (adj., v.)
calumny (n.)
sidle (v.)
savagely cruel; exceedingly brutal; uncivilized... The perpetra…
closely acquainted; familiar, close; imply or hint... Even thou…
the making of false and defamatory statements in order to dam…
walk in a furtive, unobtrusive, or timid manner, especially s…
barbaric (adj.)
savagely cruel; exceedingly brutal; uncivilized... The perpetra…
intimate (adj., v.)
closely acquainted; familiar, close; imply or hint... Even thou…
Unit 9 Vocab-Literature
Acclamation
Bucolic
Calumniate
Chary
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming shout of approval (s…
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
(v.) to slander; to accuse falsely and maliciously (syn: defa…
(adj.) extremely cautious hesitant, or slow (to); reserved, d…
Acclamation
(n.) a shout of welcome; an overwhelming shout of approval (s…
Bucolic
(adj.) characteristic of the countryside, rural; relating to…
literature unit 9
depreciate
throng
contemplate
hoard
to reduce the purchasing value of (money), to decline in value.
a multitude of people/ things crowded or assembled together;…
to look at or view with continued attention; observe or study…
a supply or accumulation that is hidden or carefully guarded…
depreciate
to reduce the purchasing value of (money), to decline in value.
throng
a multitude of people/ things crowded or assembled together;…
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Literature and Composition Vocabulary Unit 9
sub- (sup-)
under-
super-
sur-
down, under, lower
down, lower, below
higher, greater, larger, above
higher, greater, larger, above
sub- (sup-)
down, under, lower
under-
down, lower, below
Vocabulary Unit 9 American Literature
apathetic
compel
complacency
contemptuous
feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indifferent
to force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain; to n…
a feeling of contentment or self-satisfaction, especially whe…
manifesting or regarding someone or something as inferior, ba…
apathetic
feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern; indifferent
compel
to force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain; to n…
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World Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
collaborate
contrite
emulate
enhance
v. to work with another toward a goal
adj. feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
v. to strive to be equal to; to imitate
v. to increase the value or beauty of something
collaborate
v. to work with another toward a goal
contrite
adj. feeling regret for having committed some wrongdoing
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Vocabulary Unit 9 American Literature
apathetic
compel
complacency
contemptuous
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
(n) A feeling of contentment or self-satisfaction, especially…
(adj) Manifesting or regarding someone or something as inferi…
apathetic
(adj) Feeling or showing a lack of interest or concern
compel
(v) To force (a person) to do something; drive or constrain;…
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English 12 Literature Vocabulary Unit 9
amenable
berate
carnage
collate
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, liable, to be h…
(v.) to scold sharply... SYNONYM: chide, rebuke, reprimand
(n.) large-scale slaughter or loss of life... SYNONYM: butchery,…
(v.) to compare critically in order to note differences, simi…
amenable
(adj.) willing to follow advice or authority, liable, to be h…
berate
(v.) to scold sharply... SYNONYM: chide, rebuke, reprimand
Literature Unit 9
avenge-kw
avenge-kw
cede-kw
cede-kw
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to puni…
Synonyms: retaliate
(v) to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
synonyms: deliver up, transfer
avenge-kw
(v) to get revenge for, get even for, settle a score; to puni…
avenge-kw
Synonyms: retaliate
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