• Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/33

Click to flip

33 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
impresario
one who presents cultural series, organizer
extortion
getting money by threats
adverse
unfavorable
bigot
a narrow-minded, prejudiced person
blatant
disagreeably loud, very showy
entourage
group of attendants
virulent
full of hate, harmful
spew
throw up, vomit, eject
loath
unwilling, reluctant
solicit
to beg, seek earnestly
astute
keen shrewd
advocate
to be in favor of, to support
ineffectual
not effective
nefarious
villainous, vicious
amicable
friendly, peaceful
vexatious
annoying
malady
disease
inclement
unfavorable, stormy
peruse
to read carefully
premonition
forewarning
desist
cease
recoil
draw back
pertinent
to the point
mastiff
large dog
doleful
sad, melancholy
wan
sickly pale
histronics
display of emotions
elusive
hard to grasp
symptomatic
having to do with signs or symptoms, indicative
interject
insert, interrupt
inert
without power to move
salient
outstanding, prominent
imminent
likely to happen, threatening