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

1/34

Click to flip

34 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
inchoate
recently begn; rudimentary; elementary; embryonic
the govt shouldn't mess with inchoate market forces
incidental
not essential; minor
incidental details
incipient
beginning; in an early stage
the system detects incipient problems early
inclement
stormy; unkind
inclement weather
incommodious
not spacious; inconvenient
incommodious ship quarters
incongruity
lack of harmony; absurdity
the incongruity of wearing sneakers with a tuxedo
incontinent
lacking self-restraint
the incontinent behavior of 'N Sync's fans
inconvtrovertible
indisputable; not open to question
incontrovertible proof
incorporeal
lacking a material body; unsubstantial
many people believe in a supreme and incorporeal God
incorrigible
uncorrectible; incurable
an incorrigible flirt
incredulity
tendency to disbelief
he stared at the giant mob in incredulity
incrustation
hard coating or crust
CRUST
incubus
burden; mental care; nightmare
debt is a big incubus in developing countries
inculcate
teach
they tried to inculcate him with a sense of respect for Judaism
incumbent
obligatory
it is incumbent upon us to act mature
incursion
temporary invasion
an Israeli incursion into the Palestinian camp
indelible
not able to be erased
the indelible ink
indemnify
make secure against loss; compensate for loss
the city will indemnify all homeowners whose property is damaged
indenture
INDENTURED SERVANTS
bind as servant to a master
indigence
poverty
indigent
ADJ: poor, destitute
indiscriminate
ADJ; choosing at random; confused
terrorists engage in indiscriminate killing
DON'T DISCRIMINATE
indissoluble
permanant
the indissoluble bonds of marriage
can't be dissolved
indite
write; compose
he indited many letters for her to read
indolent
lazy
couch potatoes lead an indolent life
indomitable
unconquerable; unyielding
the champion's indomitable will to win
inductive
going from specific to general
inductive reasoning
indulgent
humoring; yielding; lenient
indulgent parents spoil their kids
ineffable
unutterable; can't be spoken
ineffable joy
ineluctable
irresistable; not to be escaped
ineluctable fate
inerrancy
infallibility; can't be wrong
i don't believe in the pope's inerrancy
inert
inactive; lacking power to move
INERT GAS
she lay inert in bed
inexorable
relentless; unyielding; implacable
the inexorable march of technology
infirmity
weakness
my greatest infirmity is lack of willpower