Gatsby HW ch_ 1 _ 2 - Name Mr Cooper English 11 Honors Date The Great Gatsby Chapters 1 2 Vocabulary complacency(n self satisfaction contemptuous(adj

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Name______________________________ Mr. Cooper English 11 Honors Date_______________________________ The Great Gatsby Chapters 1 & 2 Vocabulary complacency (n) - self satisfaction contemptuous (adj) - showing or expressing contempt or disdain; scornful contiguous (adj) - in close proximity without actually touching; near ebullience (n) – high spirits; exhilaration; exuberance extemporize (n) - to do or manage something in a makeshift way feigned (adj) - fictitious; not genuine or real flapper (n) - a young woman, especially one who, during the 1920s, behaved and dressed in a boldly unconventional manner fractiousness (n) - unruliness; irritability grotesque (adj) - odd or unnatural in shape, appearance, or character; fantastically ugly or absurd; bizarre incredulous (adj) - indicating or showing unbelief peremptory (adj) - arrogant plagiaristic (adj) - copied and passed off as your own privy (adj) - participating in the knowledge of something private or secret supercilious (adj) - having or showing arrogant superiority or disdain for those who one views as unworthy
Name______________________________ Mr. Cooper English 11 Honors Date:______________________________ The Great Gatsby

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