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

1/21

Click to flip

21 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
a person who moves slowly or falls behind; falling behind; slow to move act or respond
laggard
to develope gradually; to rise to a higher level
evolve
to quarrel argue in a noisy, angry way; to obtain by argument to herd ; a noisy qurrel
wrangle
A passage taken from a book, artical, etc.;to take such a passage;to quote
excerpt
to return; go back
revert
To feel about hesitantly with the hands;to search blindly and uncertainly
grope
a watch, especially at night; any period of watchful attention
vigil
(n.)a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuble profitable, or rewarding; a source of wealth or prosperty; a very large amount
bonanza
applause; enthusiastic praise or approval
plaudits
lacking politeness or good manners;lacking sensitivity; difficult to work with or deal with;rude
churlish
broken stone or bricks; ruins
rubble
an order having the force of law;to issue such and order; to command firmly or forcefully
decree
a proverb; wise saying
adage
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city;any strong or commanding place
citadel
to make impossible; prevent shut-out
preclude
disagreeable in sound, jarring;lacking in harmony, conflicting
discordant
a proverb; wise saying
adage
of or relating to a slave; behaving like or sutible to a slave or servant, menial; lacking spirit or independence,abjectly submissive
servile
to make or force one's waypushing or elbowing; to bump,shove,brush against; to vie for
jostle
to work with; work together
collaborate
to float or hang suspended over; to move back or forth uncertainly over or around
HOVER