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
current
present, right now
disgrace
as a failure, a looser, in a state of being a loser
passionate
feeling really strongly about something.
ambivalent
having positive and negative feelings about something
envious
jealous, wanting what someone else has
consists of
is made up of
searing
really strong and hot
strewn
scattered, thrown around
to infer
is to figure out something based on hints and clues
lush
really rich, a lot of something
variety
kinds
to gloat
is to brag, be happy about something
fatalistic
you give up because you you think everything is going to go bad anyways.
depressing
something that makes you really sad
to illustrate
to describe in words
to suggest
is to recommend, to say that something is possible
to dwell
is to live somewhere
author's tone
his feeling about something.
to ridicule
to make fun of
skeptical
to not believe something, to doubt it
to verify
to prove something is true, to check something to make sure that its true
to deteriorate
to fall apart, to get worn out
idyllic
really happy, perfect
drudgery
something that is really boring
analogy
to compare something to something else
sympathetic
to care about someone or something else, to feel bad for them
to visualize
to be able to picture something in your head
to draw
to make a picture of
to draw (definition 2)
to take from
primarily
mostly