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

1/28

Click to flip

28 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
  • 3rd side (hint)
amorphous
having no definite form
unclear
amplify
increase, intensify
anachronistic
from an incorrect or incongruous time period
analyze
to examine methodically
anarchist
one who aims for the overthrow of government
ancient
very old, antiquated
anecdote
a short, usually funny account of an event
anonymous
of an unknown identity
antagonist
foe, adversary, opponent
anthology
collection of literary works
anthropocentrism
regarding humans as the universe's most important entity; seeing things in human terms, especially judging things according to human perceptions, values, and experiences
anticipate
to realise beforehand, to look forward to
antidote
a remedy, an agent used to counteract
appalling
causing dismay, frightful
arable
suitable for cultivation
arbitration
process where a dispute is settled by an outside party
archaic
antiquated, from an earler time; outdated
archetypal
representing an ideal example of a type
archive
to place into storage
ardor
great emotion or passion
arid
extremely dry or deathly boring
ascetic
self-denying, abstinent, and austere
assess
to establish a value
assiduous
diligent, persistent, hard-working
assurance
guarantee, pledge
astute
having good judgment
asylum
a place offering protection and safety
attain
to accomplish, gain