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

1/50

Click to flip

50 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
quixotic
idealistic
quizzical
bantering
rabid
furious, fanatic
rampant
unchecked in growth or spread
rancid
offensive
rancor
bitterness; hatred
rapacious
excessively grasping
raucous
harsh, hoarse
ravenous
eager for food; very hungry
raze
to destroy to the ground; demolish
recalcitrant
stubborn
recant
to make an open confession of error
reciprocal
mutual, shared
recluse
a person who leads a secluded life; hermit
recondite
hard to understand; profound, abstruse
recreant
cowardly
rectitude
correctness of procedure
redolent
fragrant, aromatic
redress
to set right, remedy
refractory
obstinate, stubborn
refulgent
radiant; shining brightly
relegate
to send into exile; banish
relevance
relation to the matter at hand
remonstrate
speak in protest or reproof
renegade
a deserter
replenish
to fill or build up again
reprehensible
deserving blame or censure
reprobation
strong disapproval: condemnation
repugnance
loathing
requisite
required, necessary
rescind
repeal, cancel, annul
respite
a temporary delay in punishment
reticent
reserve, unwillingness to speak
ribald
vulgar or indecent in speech
rococo
ornate; highly decorative
roseate
rosy, optimistic
rote
repetition
rotundity
roundness
ruminate
to ponder
ruse
a wily subterfuge: trick, artifice
sacrilegious
profane; desecrating
sagacious
having insight; wise
salubrious
favorable to health
sanguinary
bloody or bloodthirsty
sanguine
optimistic, cheerful, hopeful
sardonic
disdainfully or skeptically humorous
sate
to satisfy to the fullest
saturnine
gloomy
schism
division, split
scintillate
sparkle, gleam