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English 12 ACT VI Words
sectarian
peregrination
accoutrement
contrive
narrowly confined to a particular group
travel by walking
an accessory item of dress or equipment
to plan cleverly; to devise
sectarian
narrowly confined to a particular group
peregrination
travel by walking
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English 12 words
ebullience
festoon
inscrutable
gyration
the quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts…
(n.) a decorative chain of flowers, leaves, or ribbons hung i…
(adj.) incapable of being understood; impossible to see throu…
a revolving action around an axis; a whirling or spinning mot…
ebullience
the quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts…
festoon
(n.) a decorative chain of flowers, leaves, or ribbons hung i…
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English 12 ACT VIII Words
pander
otiose
puerile
aleatory
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to (provide for) th…
useless; futile;worthless
childish, immature
dependent on luck or chance
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others; to cater to (provide for) th…
otiose
useless; futile;worthless
English 12 - Week 12 Vocab
aspire
intrinsic
dense
overt
v. to be ambitious; desire; aim
adj. belonging to the real nature of a thing; essential; inhe…
adj. packed closely together; thick; compact
adj. open; observable; not hidden
aspire
v. to be ambitious; desire; aim
intrinsic
adj. belonging to the real nature of a thing; essential; inhe…
English 12 Lesson 8
pander
asperity
renunciation
unimpeachable
to exploit weaknesses of others
roughness or harshness
rejection
unquestionable
pander
to exploit weaknesses of others
asperity
roughness or harshness
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English 12 Lesson 14
protege
indiscernible
virulent
phlegmatic
person under the guidance of another
difficult or impossible to see
extremely infectious or poisonous
calm and unemotional
protege
person under the guidance of another
indiscernible
difficult or impossible to see
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English 12 Lesson 7
gibberish
inimical
nexus
coeval
nonsense; unintelligible speech
unfriendly; hostile; injurious
link, tie, or bond
of the same time period
gibberish
nonsense; unintelligible speech
inimical
unfriendly; hostile; injurious
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English 12 Lesson 13
implicate
analgesic
turpitude
discretionary
to involve or connect unfavorably
medication to reduce or eliminate pain
wickedness
left to one's own judgment
implicate
to involve or connect unfavorably
analgesic
medication to reduce or eliminate pain
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English 12 Lesson 9
provocative
bumpkin
toady
culpable
tending to excite or stimulate
unsophisticated, awkward person
person who flatters for personal gain
deserving blame or condemnation
provocative
tending to excite or stimulate
bumpkin
unsophisticated, awkward person
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English 12 Lesson 10
majordomo
untenable
perambulate
veneer
a chief butler or assistant
impossible to defend
to walk about
a thin, attractive layer that conceals something common or co…
majordomo
a chief butler or assistant
untenable
impossible to defend
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English 12 Lesson 20
echelon
waive
serendipity
nondescript
a level of authority or responsibility
give up; to relinquish something voluntarily
a knack of making lucky discoveries by accident
lacking individual characteristics
echelon
a level of authority or responsibility
waive
give up; to relinquish something voluntarily
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English 12 Lesson 19
transient
tremulous
fulsome
utilitarian
remaining only a short time
timid, fearful
insincere
useful; practical
transient
remaining only a short time
tremulous
timid, fearful
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English 12 Lesson 18
poignant
satiate
cumulative
exhilaration
very moving; touching
to satisfy fully
increasing
thrill
poignant
very moving; touching
satiate
to satisfy fully
English 12 Lesson 17
depravity
attribute
congenital
discourse
moral corruption
to relate to a particular cause
natural dating from birth
discusion; a conversation
depravity
moral corruption
attribute
to relate to a particular cause
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English 12 Lesson 16
trenchant
bourgeois
nascent
indefeasible
effectively keen and forceful in thought or expression
relating to the middle class
emerging; coming into existence
not capable of being undone
trenchant
effectively keen and forceful in thought or expression
bourgeois
relating to the middle class
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English 12 Lesson 4
Efficacious
Catharsis
Inundate
Revere
effective; producing the desired outcome
a release of emotional tension
to overwhelm
to regard with respect, awe, or adoration
Efficacious
effective; producing the desired outcome
Catharsis
a release of emotional tension
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English 12 Lesson 3
Scapegoat
peremptory
atelier
axiom
one who bears the blame for others
not allowing refusal or delay
an artist's or a designers workshop
a universal truth; an established rule
Scapegoat
one who bears the blame for others
peremptory
not allowing refusal or delay
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English 12 Lesson 5
Consternation
Anomaly
Vitriolic
Preamble
alarming dismay or concern
a deviation from the norm; an odd or peculiar occurence
harsh in tone; bitterly critical
an introduction; a preliminary statement
Consternation
alarming dismay or concern
Anomaly
a deviation from the norm; an odd or peculiar occurence
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English 12 Vocab Words
Epic
Frame Story
Meter
Rhyme
Long poem, adventure or quest
story within a story
pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
Repetition of accented vowel sounds and all sounds folling th…
Epic
Long poem, adventure or quest
Frame Story
story within a story
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English 12 Lesson 12
propensity
condescending
compunction
sepulcher
tendency
displaying superiority
uneasiness caused by guilt
tomb or burial chamber
propensity
tendency
condescending
displaying superiority
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English 12 Vocab Words
Aberration
Abhor
Abridge
Abtruse
a straying from typical behavior
detest, hate
shorten, condense, reduce
difficult to understand, obscure
Aberration
a straying from typical behavior
Abhor
detest, hate
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English 11 - SAT words #12
berate
carp
castigate
censure
to abuse or scold angrily
to find fault; to be critical
to criticize or reprimand severely in order to correct
express severe disapproval of (someone or something), typical…
berate
to abuse or scold angrily
carp
to find fault; to be critical
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English 12 ACT IX Words
provocative
bumpkin
toady
culpable
tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate
an unsophisticated, awkward person
a person who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
deserving blame, worthy of condemnation; guilty
provocative
tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate
bumpkin
an unsophisticated, awkward person
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English 12 Unit 2 Words
acuity
delineate
depraved
enervate
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
to portray, sketch
marked by evil and corruption
to weaken or lessen
acuity
sharpness (particularly of the mind or senses)
delineate
to portray, sketch
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English 12 vocab words
Accumulate
Appreciation
Conform
Persistence
V., to gather or pile up
N., recognition of the quality, significance, or value of som…
V., to be similar to match something or someone; to act in ac…
N., the act or quality of holding firmly to a purpose or task…
Accumulate
V., to gather or pile up
Appreciation
N., recognition of the quality, significance, or value of som…
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English vocab 12 words
contradict
bipolar
depopulate
microcosm
speak in opposition
involving both poles
to empty of people
little world
contradict
speak in opposition
bipolar
involving both poles
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English 12 Lesson 1
Moratorium
Desiccate
Arable
camaraderie
suspension of activity
dry
suitable for cultivation of land
goodwill and rapport
Moratorium
suspension of activity
Desiccate
dry
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english words 12
adulation
ambivalent
anomaly
avant-garde
Excessive flattery or admiration
Having mixed feelings, uncertain
deviation from what is normal
Radically new or original
adulation
Excessive flattery or admiration
ambivalent
Having mixed feelings, uncertain
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English Vocabulary Words 12
fickle
lethargy
hackneyed
amass
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
sluggishness; laziness; drowsiness; indifference
banal; overused;
to accumulate
fickle
capricious; whimsical; unpredictable
lethargy
sluggishness; laziness; drowsiness; indifference
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English 12 Lesson 2
metamorphosis
donnybrook
nonchalant
vestige
transformation or dramatic change
a fight; an uproar
unconcerned; indifferent
a trace or evidence of something that once existed
metamorphosis
transformation or dramatic change
donnybrook
a fight; an uproar
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English 7/12 words
papyrus
prow
monotonous
guage
a tall plant
the front part of a ship
lacking of variety
to determine
papyrus
a tall plant
prow
the front part of a ship
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English 12: Vocabulary #8 (Action Words)
abscond (verb)
adulterate (verb)
alienate (verb)
blaspheme (verb)
run away; usually included taking something or someone along
mix with impurities; defile
to make others unfriendly toward you; to arouse hostility or…
to speak of a sacred entity in an irreverent manner
abscond (verb)
run away; usually included taking something or someone along
adulterate (verb)
mix with impurities; defile
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English Word List 12
affect
effect
consolidate
discredit
(v) to influence or to make an impression on; to impress the…
(n) something that is produced by an agency or cause ; result…
(v) to unite into one whole; combine ... Related form: consolida…
(v) to cast doubt; to ruin the reputation of
affect
(v) to influence or to make an impression on; to impress the…
effect
(n) something that is produced by an agency or cause ; result…
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English Word List #12
An
Ab
Mel
Aden
Without
Away
Song
Gland
An
Without
Ab
Away
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English 12 / Lesson 12
Apprise
Beatific
Cogent
Colloquy
To make aware of; to inform
Marked by a joyful appearance; blissful
Forceful, to the point, and convincing
A conversation or dialogue, especially on a serious subject
Apprise
To make aware of; to inform
Beatific
Marked by a joyful appearance; blissful
12 terms
English to Vietnamese 12 words
hello
good bye
I
You
xin chào
tạm biệt
Tôi
Bạn
hello
xin chào
good bye
tạm biệt
English Words 7-12
Succor
Sanction
Didactic
Filial
assistance and support in times of hardship and distress.
a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule.
intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction a…
of or due from a son or daughter.
Succor
assistance and support in times of hardship and distress.
Sanction
a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule.
English 12 words
Abscond
Castigate
Diffident
Elucidate
to depart secretly
too scold
shy, lacking confidence
to clarify or explain
Abscond
to depart secretly
Castigate
too scold
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Word list #12 English
-an
ab
mel
aden
Without
Away
Song
Gland
-an
Without
ab
Away
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English Word List 12
allude
authentic
baton
clarity
refer
genuine
stick used to conduct an orchestra; metal rod that is twirled…
clearness;
allude
refer
authentic
genuine
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English words list 12
zenith
voracious
venerable
urbane
n. a highest point or state; culmination ... the point of culmin…
adj. consuming large quantities; eager, avid. ... Devouring ever…
adj. commanding respect bc of age or dignity; worthy of rever…
adj. having the polish of sophisticated life; reflecting eleg…
zenith
n. a highest point or state; culmination ... the point of culmin…
voracious
adj. consuming large quantities; eager, avid. ... Devouring ever…
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english words january 12
You will ____ some more money
_____ he is stupid, ____ he doesn't sp…
Displayed
convince
lose
Either, or
to put something in a window so people can see it (esp. in a…
to make someone agree with you. ... "He convinced me that it wa…
You will ____ some more money
lose
_____ he is stupid, ____ he doesn't sp…
Either, or
Gruehn English 12 Beowulf & 100 Words Set #1
Rune
scop
pagan
oral tradition
(n) a series of Germanic alphabets developed and used from th…
(n) traveling storyteller; instrument used for visual examina…
(n) someone who believe the opposite of the accepted beliefs…
(n) culture where there is no written language -- everything…
Rune
(n) a series of Germanic alphabets developed and used from th…
scop
(n) traveling storyteller; instrument used for visual examina…
Gruehn English 12 MP and 100 Words Set #8
Curate
Emulation
Encumbrance
Parsimony
(n.) Oversee; member of the clergy
(n.) effort to equal or surpass another
(n.) A burden or impediment
(n.) Frugality; Extreme stinginess
Curate
(n.) Oversee; member of the clergy
Emulation
(n.) effort to equal or surpass another
Ap English 12 words
Drama of the absurd
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
A type of drama radically nonrealistic in both content and pr…
Same as stress. A syllable given more prominence in pronuncia…
A narrative or description that has a second meaning beneath…
The repetition at close intervals of initial consonant sounds…
Drama of the absurd
A type of drama radically nonrealistic in both content and pr…
Accent
Same as stress. A syllable given more prominence in pronuncia…
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English 12 Lesson 12
Propensity
Condescending
Compunction
Sepulcher
n. a tendency
adj. displaying superiority; patronizing
n. an uneasiness caused by guilt; a qualm
n. a tomb or burial chamber
Propensity
n. a tendency
Condescending
adj. displaying superiority; patronizing
Gruehn English 12 Brit Lit & 100 Words Set #5
linger
steep
pert
interchange
(v.) delay fulfillment; postpone; leave slowly and hesitantly
(v.) immerse, saturate with quality
(adj.) lively, spirted
(v.) exchange or trade
linger
(v.) delay fulfillment; postpone; leave slowly and hesitantly
steep
(v.) immerse, saturate with quality
English First 12 Words
Noun--------------------Adjective
Conflict--------------------Liberal
Character
Vagaries
Adverb--------------------Verb
Subsequently--------------------Devised
--------------------Riveted
...
Noun--------------------Adjective
Adverb--------------------Verb
Conflict--------------------Liberal
Subsequently--------------------Devised
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50-WORD #2--English 12 1415
AUSTERE
COHESIVE
CONTRITE
DISTRAUGHT
(adj.) without decoration or luxury; severely simple
(adj.) sticking or holding together; unified
(adj.) truly sorry for having done wrong; repentant
(adj.) very troubled; distressed
AUSTERE
(adj.) without decoration or luxury; severely simple
COHESIVE
(adj.) sticking or holding together; unified
10 terms
English words 2016-12-12
I am aware that you are tired
Beware of the dog!
Feel free to contact us
deception
Zdaję sobie sprawę, że jesteś zmęczony
Strzeż się psa!
Proszę się z nami kontaktować
oszustwo
I am aware that you are tired
Zdaję sobie sprawę, że jesteś zmęczony
Beware of the dog!
Strzeż się psa!
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