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

1/10

Click to flip

10 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
pulverize
v to grind or pound to a powder or dust; to destroy or overcome as though by smashing in o fragment.
syn crush demolish
promontory
n a high point of land exterending into wateer
syn; sliff headland
deplore
v to feel or express regret or disapproval
syn; lament, bemoan, bewail
ant; approve, commend, extol
obsess
v to trouble haunt or fill the mind
syn; preoccupy
muster
v to bring together for service or battle; to gther or summon; to amount to, comprimse, iclude; n a list of men for military service, a gathering or accumilation
syn; v mobilize marshal roster inventory
ant; disband dismiss disperse
qualm
n a pang of consicece uneasininess misgiving ordoubt feeling of faintness or nausea
syn; regret second thought scruple
staid
adj serious and dignified, quiet or subdued in charactar or conduct
syn; sedate, sober, prim
ant; gaudy,jaunty, unconventional
annul
v to reduce to nothing to make ineffective or inoperative; to declare laegally invalid or void
syn; cancel, abolish, invalidat, nullify
ant; validate, authorize, ratify
volatile
adj; highly changevbal fickle tending to become violent or explosive changing readily from the liquid to the gaseous state
syn; unstable erratic
ant; stable static inert dormant
ample
adj more than enough, large, spacious
syn; sufficent, adequate considerable
ant; insuffient inaduquate