• 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

1/24

Click to flip

24 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Augment/augmenting
To inlarger, or increase
Posterity
Future generations
Languish
lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief
Obscured
not clearly understoon or expressed
Boisterous
adj. noisy and acting of restraint or discipline
Benefice
n. an endowed church office giving income to its holder;
Purged
To clear of charge
Loathed
Hatred (or hate) is an intense feeling of dislike
Invocation
1) The act of summoning support or inspiration; especially an appeal to a higher power for assistance.
Envious
To basically be jealous
Discourse
To speak or write formally and at length; to engage in conversation or discussion; converse. n. Verbal exchange; conversation.
Impute
attribute or credit to;
Predominant
prevailing: most frequent or common;
Chide
. To scold mildly so as to correct or improve; reprimand. vi. To express disapproval.
Lament
deplorable: bad; unfortunate
Appertain
To belong as a proper function or part; pertain
Tedious
Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring
Beguile
beguiling - misleading by means of pleasant or alluring methods
Validity
simple; the quality of being valid and rigorous/exacet/precise
Abhor
To regard with horror or loathing
Beseech
ask for or request earnestly;
Indundate
To overwhelm or cover, especially with floodwaters
Arbitrate
to judge or decide in or as in the manner of an arbitrator
Solace
comfort in disappointment or misery