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
  • 3rd side (hint)
coquette
a woman who flirts lightheartedly with men to win their admiration and affection
n.
panache
a grand or flamboyant manner
n.
ballast
anything that gives mental, moral, or political stability or steadiness
n.
nihilism
total rejection of established laws and institutions.
n.
celerity
swiftness; speed.
n.
savant
a learned scholar
n.
philology
the study of literary texts and of written records
n.
braggart
a person who does a lot of bragging.
n.
pugilism
boxing.
n.
non sequitur
a statement containing an illogical conclusion
n.
hedonist
a person whose life is devoted to the pursuit of pleasure and self-gratification.
n.
continence
temperence
n.
mutability
subject to change or alteration.
adj.
rancor
hatred; malice.
n.
libertarian
a person who advocates liberty, esp. with regard to thought or conduct.
n.