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

1/30

Click to flip

30 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
attrition
a wearing down or away; a decline
au courant
up-to-date; fully informed
audacity
boldness; daring
audit
to examine accounts
augment
to increase; to make greater
augur
to predict
aura
a radiance; a glow
aural
pertaining to the sense of hearing
auroral
rosy; pertaining to the dawn
auspices
approval; support
auspicious
favorable
austere
severe; stern; self-disciplined
authenticate
to confirm; to make acceptable
authoritative
dictatorial; having power
autocratic
despotic; unlimited in authority
autonomy
self-rule
autumnal
mature; declining
avarice
greed
aver
to declare; to state firmly
averse
reluctant; not willing
aversion
intense dislike
avert
to prevent; to turn away
aviary
place where birds are kept
avid
enthusiastic
avocation
a hobby; not one's regular work
avoirdupois
heaviness; weight
avow
to declare openly
avuncular
like an uncle
awry
twisted to one side; in the wrong direction
axiom
true statement; established principle