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

1/21

Click to flip

21 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Nimble, expert or skillful in the use of one's hands or body; adept at accomplishing one's aim

adjective
adroit
an open admission or statement

noun
avowal
To accede to a demand for surrender

verb
capitulate
To establish the limits of

verb
demarcate
to cause to come into disorder

verb
discomfit
Occuring during the daytime

adjective
diurnal
showing an inappropriate desregard for decorum; disrespectful

adjective
flippant
a person who professes belief in a dogma system of belief (especially in a religion), but differs with a tenet of that system

noun
heretic
a member of the animal family to whish humans belong

noun
hominid
to protest strongly

verb
inveigh
intelligible; clear mental state

adjective
lucid
gruesome or senstionalistic

adjective
lurid
to wander in search of booty

verb
maraud
one billionth of a second; shortest conceivable period of time

noun
nanosecond
stingy; unwillingness to give share of spend

adjective
niggardly
to exclude or banish

verb
ostracize
agreeable in taste; acceptable

adjective
palatable
boxing

noun
pugilism
to boil; someone who internalizes agitation or anger
seethe
the scince of the way meaning is communicated through language

noun
semantics
someone that is elected leader who lacks real power; by title only

adjective
titular