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

1/15

Click to flip

15 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
support of an idea or cause
a:opposition
advocacy
a likeness, a natural relationship, a kinship
a:repulsion
affinity
characterized by ability to move quickly with suppleness and grace
s:nimble, brisk, spry
a:clumsy
agile
prompt and cheerful response
s:celerity
a:indolence [habitual laziness]
alacrity
friendly, sociable, and congenial;civil and urbane
s:good-natured, obliging, complaisant
amiable
the quality of lacking higher values
s:vileness, servility, unworthiness
baseness
to decieve, to mislead, to persuade with charm
s:delude
a:to enlighten
beguile
brutal without reason, having the attributes of a savage
a:civilized
bestial
to grant or to give
a:deprive
bestow
rowdy, rough, and stormy
s:blatant, clamorous, obstreperous, strident, vociferous
a:serene
boisterous
using inflated language, pompous
s:claptrap, declamatory, fustian, ranting, rodomontade
a:meek; humble
bombastic
blunt, sincere honesty
a:reserved
candid
marked by sexuality that is often frank and unrelieved by higher emotions
s:bodily, corpeal, worldly, fleshly, sensual, crude
a:spiritual
carnal
to punish or to subdue by punishment; to criticize with drastic severity
s:punish, chastise
a:to salute
castigate
careful to consider consequences, cautious, prudent
s:chary, wary
a:reckless; careless; indiscreet
circumspect