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
anarchy
Noun
1. Total absence of government.
2. Lack of order; total confusion.
apprehend
Verb
1. To seize; to arrest.
2. To grasp the meaning of; to understand.
arraign
Verb
1. To bring before a court to face charges.
assimilate
Verb
1. To absorb onto a population.
2. To take in a part and absorb into the whole.
bizarre
Adjective
1. Strikingly out of the ordinary; peculiar.
calamity
calamitous
Noun
1. An event that causes great suffering and harm; a disaster.
Adjective
1. Disatrous.
conspire
conspiracy
Verb
1. To plan together secretly to do something wrong or illegal.
2. To join or act together.
Noun
1. A joining with others to plan or carry out unlawful acts.
dissension
Noun
1. A difference of opinion; disagreement.
elapse
Verb
1. To pass or slip by (used with time).
imminent
Adjective
1. About to happen; likely to occur in the very near future.
interrogate
interrogation
Verb
1. To ask questions of, especially in a thorough or formal manner.
Noun
1. The act of questioning.
lionize
Verb
1. To treat as a celebrity.
meticulous
Adjective
1. Extremely careful;attentive to small details.
shackle
Noun
1. A ring or band put around the arm or leg to prevent free movement.
2. Something that prevents free action.
Verb
1. To prevent freedom of action.
swelter
sweltering
Verb
1. To suffer from or to be overcome by great heat.
Adjective
1. Very hot and humid; uncomfortable beacuse of estremely hot weather.