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

1/130

Click to flip

130 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Abound
Filled
Accelerate
To Speed up
Adjacent
Next to
Ajar
Slighty open
Animated
Lively
Anonymous
Not known
Available
ready or at hand
Bewilder
Confused
Botch
To screw up
Boycott
Strikes
Braggart
A person who boast; a bragger
Brood
Think over
Browse
To think about
Bystander
A person present but not involved; chance spectator; onlooker
Cache
A collection
Canvass
To examine carefully; investigate by inquiry; discuss; debate
Capsize
To over turn; LiKe a BoAt
Casual
Informal
Cheerful
Joyful; happy
Cosmopolitan
Worldly
Counterfeit
Fake
Cynical
Doubtful
Decrease
To go down
Despondent
feeling or showing profound hopelessness, dejection, discouragement, or gloom
Detest
To hate strongly
Dilapidated
Falling apart
Dissuade
to deter by advice or persuasion; persuade not to do something
Docile
easy going
Dominate
Over powered
Downright
Absolute
Downtrodden
Oppressed
Dupe
A person who is easily deceived or fooled; gull
Dynamic
Full of energy
Elongate
To make longer
Enchant
To bewitch
Enthusiam
Possitive energy
Entice
Lure
entreat
Beg
Eroded
Wear away
Feud
Fight
Fickle
Likely to change
Firebrand
Good
Flagrant
Obvious
Fledgling
An inexperienced person.
Foretaste
Preview
Foster
Promote growth
Fruitless
Barren
Frustrated
Irrittied
Gigantic
Having a feeling of or filled with frustration; dissatisfied
Grimy
Dirty
Grueling
Exhausting; very tiring
Gruesome
causing great horror
Havoc
Chaos
Hazard
Danger
Heartrending
Emotional
Hilarious
Very funny
Homicide
Murder
Impartial
Just; fair
Implore
To beg urgently or piteously, as for aid or mercy
Imposter
A fake
Incentive
incourage
Indifference
lack of interest or concern
Indignant
Upset
Inflict
Cause
Injured
Hurt
Innumerable
Countless
Insubordinate
Not submitting to authority
Interminable
Incapable of being terminated; unending
Interrogate
To examine by questions; question formally
Iota
A very small quantity; jot; whit
Lavish
Using or giving in great amounts
Lax
not strict or severe; careless or negligent
Legacy
Anything handed down from the past, as from an ancestor or predecessor
Leisurely
Acting, proceeding, or done without haste; unhurried; deliberate
Lethargic
Drowsy; sluggish
Malady
Any disorder or disease of the body
Malignant
Disposed to cause harm, suffering, or distress deliberately; feeling or showing ill will or hatred
Meager
Lacking fulliness
Melancholy
A gloomy state of mind
Morbid
Unhealthy mental attitude
Mortifying
Terrifying
Mull
To think over
Mutual
possessed, experienced, performed
Nomadic
Wondering place to place
Nub
The point, gist, or heart of something
Ordeal
Any extremely severe or trying test, experience, or trial
Pall
To be tirsome; losesome
Pamper
To treat or gratify with extreme or excessive indulgence, kindness, or care
parasite
An organism that lives on or in an organism of another species, known as the host, from the body of which it obtains nutriment
Participant
A person or group that participates; partaker
Patronize
Trade with
Peevish
Showing annoyance, irritation, or bad mood
Perjury
The willful giving of false testimony under oath or affirmation
Poised
A state of balance or equilibrium, as from equality or equal distribution of weight; equipoise
Potential
Capable of being or becoming
Preview
An earlier or previous view
Proficient
well-advanced or competent in any art, science, or subject; skilled
Prudent
careful in providing for the future
Puny
unimportant; insignificant; petty or minor
Quenched
To put out (a fire, for example); extinguish
Quibbles
To find fault or criticize for petty reasons
Ratify
to confirm by expressing consent, approval,
Recompense
to repay; remunerate; reward, as for service, aid
Regal
Of or relating to a royal family
Reinforce
To strengthen
Reluctant
Unwilling; disinclined
Reputable
Having a good reputation
Rural
Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the country, country life, or country people
Scrimp
Limit severely,to be sparing
Shady
Abounding in shade; shaded; on the bad side
Snare
Anything serving to entrap or entangle unawares; trap
Sodden
Soaked with liquid or moisture; saturated
Spirited
Full of or characterized by animation, vigor, or courage
Spotless
Free from any spot, stain, etc.; immaculately clean
Stalemate
any position or situation in which no action can be taken or progress made
Stifle
Any position or situation in which no action can be taken or progress made
Stodgy
Heavy, dull, or uninteresting; tediously commonplace; boring
Tactful
Possessing or exhibiting tact; considerate and discreet
Tamper
To interfere in a harmful manner
Transmit
To send or forward, as to a recipient or destination; dispatch; convey
Transparent
Admitting the passage of light through interstices
Uncertainty
The state of being uncertain; doubt; hesitancy
Undermine
To weaken, injure, or impair, often by degrees or imperceptibly
Unscathed
Not scathed; unharmed; uninjured
Utmost
Of the greatest or highest degree, quantity, or the like; greatest
Veto
To reject; to keep from happening
Vigilant
Ever awake and alert; sleeplessly watchful
Vindictive
Venegeful
Wayward
Turned or turning away from what is right or proper; willful; disobedient
Fallible
Capable of making an error