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
Coalesce
The rebels coalesced into one army to fight the invaders.
Cognizance
We will t ake cognizance of your objections at the proper time.
Commodious
After viewing his small living quarters the king demanded the area be made more commoidous.
Compunction
After realizing she was wrong for tricking her friend Mary couldn't hlep but feel compunction.
Credulity
She as so credulous, believing everything she heard.
Dearth
During the famine there was a dearth of food.
Deft
The deft fingers massaged her back.
Delineate
The tree was clearly delineated by the light.
Diatribe
After hearing of her betrayal I unleashed a diatribe on her.
Dictum
To prove her point she often cities the presidents dictum.
Ebuillient
Lauren Tehan is an extremly ebuillient person.
Efficacy
The organization was worried about the safety and efficacy of the vaccine.
Effrontery
Who would have the effrontery to reate the chairman in this way?
Emend
The text was emended in the second edition.
Emollient
The lotion had an emollient effect on the skin.
Endemic
The disease was endemic to the tropics.
Enmity
I could no longer contain my enmity towards the stuck up girl.
Ensconce
She ensconced herself in an armchair.
Facetious
Mary was always very facetious; always speaking with a bantering tone.
Fatuous
She always wasted her money on fatuous little things.
Fecundity
The proffesor had great fecundity of mind.
Foible
Her attitude was the only foible part of her character.
Fortuitous
I was saved from walking home in the rain by the fortuitous arrival of my friends.
Gait
She walked with a clumbsy, hobbling gait.
Garish
The bright orange pin was gaudy and garish.
Gratuitous
Since I did nothing wrong her criticism was gratuitous.
Guile
She guiled me into thinking we were friends so she could use my car.
Harbinger
The dark clouds were harbingers of the storm to come.
Hiatus
Due to money shortages the operation was put on hiatus.
Husbandry
By raisiing livestock the farm was practicing husbandry.