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
amass
verb
To gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate.
articulate
verb
1. To pronounce distinctly.
2. To express one's thoughts, feelings, or beliefs in words.

adjective
Able to speak in clear and effective language.
decimate
verb
To kill or destroy a large portion of a group.
dexterous
adjective
Skillful in the use of hands or mind.

dexterity - noun
garb
noun
A style of clothing; costume.

verb
To clothe or dress.
gregarious
adjective
Enjoying the company of others; sociable.
inherent
adjective
Existing as a natural part of something.
maternal
adjective
1. Motherly.
2. Related to or inherited through one's mother.
nurture
verb
To care for and give sustenance to.

noun
The process of raising one's young.
obtrusive
adjective
1. Tending to push oneself forward in an unwelcome manner.
2. Noticeable in an undesirable way.
parody
verb
To imitate the style of someone or something in order to make fun of it.

noun
An imitation that exaggerates for comic effect.
pugnacious
adjective
Aggressive; eager to fight or quarrel.

pugnacity - noun
reprehensible
adjective
Deserving blame or rebuke.
tractable
adjective
Easily managed or controlled.
zany
adjective
Comical because of strangeness; clownish.