Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • 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

1/29

Click to flip

29 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Definition: A civil officer who enforces the law or one who conducts a court
Magistrate
Definition: having or showing deep religious feeling or commitment
Devout
Definition: to answer back sharply, to reply angrily
Retort
Definition: showy, frivolous, or decorative dress (clothes)
Frippery
Definition: a house provided by a church for its pastor
Parsonage
Definition: an unhealthy pale appearance
Pallor
Definition: a feeling that something bad will happen, apprehensive
Foreboding
Definition: a person having an opinion that goes against what everyone else believes (usually with a religious connection)
Heretic
Definition: being in serious, deep thought
Pensive
Definition: ready to accept control or instruction, obedient, submissive
Docile
Definition: become less in intensity
Abates
Definition: a disrespectful term for a Roman Catholic person
Papist
Definition: to make something appear
Conjures
Definition: argumentative; quarrelsome; causing controversy or disagreement
Contentious
Definition: a very infectious disease
Malignant
Definition: treat with excessive indulgence; to baby
Coddle
Definition: a feeling that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen; threatening
Ominous
Definition: insincere, false, or fake
Feigning
Definition: ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
Antics
Definition: a person's face or facial expression
Countenance
Definition: a written grant by a country's legislative or sovereign power, by which a city is created and its rights and privileges defined.
Charter
Definition: to conceal ones true motives, feelings or beliefs
Dissembling
Definition: accept or act in accordance with
Abide
Definition: to defeat or conquer
Smite
Definition: showing no regret or remorse
Unrepentant
Definition: exaggerated or uncontollable emotion among a group of people
Hysteria
Definition: group or gathering of witches who meet regularly
Coven
Definition: to be caused pain or suffering, to be affected or troubled
Afflicted
Definition: the act of flirting or toying
Dalliance