4/16 – Racism, Soc Sem, and C/C

Round Table: 1st block:
Wrap up Racism lesson
Reflection

Round Table: 2nd block:
Soc. Sem. – finally

English IV: 4th block:

Vocab 4

C/C Hamlet with Lion King on Thing Board

 

Word Definition Synonyms (4-5)
allay

 

Relieve or diminish a negative feeling Ease, alleviate
capacious

 

having a lot of space inside large, spacious
diurnal

 

of or during the day. Daily, everday
extricate

 

free (someone or something) from a constraint or difficulty. Remove,. disengage
ignominious

 

deserving or causing public disgrace or shame. Embarrassing, undignified
mitigate

 

lessen the seriousness of (an offense or mistake). Reduce, lessen
palpitate

 

(of the heart) beat rapidly, strongly, or irregularly. Throb, race
phlegmatic

 

(of a person) having an unemotional and stolidly calm disposition. Calm, composed
propitious

 

giving or indicating a good chance of success; favorable. Lucky, favorable
prostrate (verb)

 

lay oneself flat on the ground face downward, especially in reverence or submission. Prone, laying flat
acquiesce

 

accept something reluctantly but without protest. Accede, agree
amity

 

a friendly relationship Friendship, harmony
E.C    
arduous

 

involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring. Taxing, difficult
Perspicuity

 

Being clearly understood Plain, clear
Inundate

 

overwhelm (someone) with things or people to be dealt with. Overwhelm, overload

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