Lesson 3 Vocabulary

The flashcards below were created by user shuffman on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. Image Upload 1
    Abundance
    • (adj) more than enough; plentiful
    • (n) a great amount
    • (plenty of resources)
    • Antonym/Opposite - scarce
  2. Image Upload 2
    Arid
    •  
    • (adj) having little or no rainfall; very dry

    • (the desert is arid
    •  
    •  
  3. Image Upload 3
    Distinct
     

    (adj) 1. not the same; different or seperate

    2. unmistakable; definate  
  4. Image Upload 4Image Upload 5
    Graze
     

    (v) 1. to feed on growing grass

    2. to touch lightly in passing
  5. Image Upload 6
    Hectic
    (adj) full of feverish activity, haste, or confusion

    Antonym/Opposite - simple
  6. Image Upload 7
    Horde
     

    (n) a large group or crowd, especially one on the move
  7. Image Upload 8
    Humid
    •  
    • (adj) having a large amount of water or moisture in the air
    • (n) the amount of moisture in the air

    Antonym/Opposite - dry
  8. Image Upload 9
    Incredible
    •  
    • (adj) hard or impossible to believe; unbelievable
  9. Image Upload 10
    Inhabit
    •  
    • (v) to live  in or on (to occupy

    (n) a person or animal that lives in a certain place

    Antonym/Opposite - tourist
  10. Image Upload 11
    Peninsula
    •  
    • (n) a piece of land connected to a larger land mass, that juts out and is almost completely surrounded by water
  11. Image Upload 12
    Rural
    •  
    • (adj) of or relating to the country and the people who live there

    • Antonym/Opposite - urban
    •  
  12. Image Upload 13
    Sanctuary
    •  
    • (n) 1. a place of safety or shelter (refuge)

    2. protection offered by such a place

     
  13. Image Upload 14
    Slendor
    •  
    • (n) magnificence; brilliance of appearance
    • (adj) very imprssive; magnificent (glory)
  14. Image Upload 15
    Squalor
    •  
    • (n) filthy; misery

    (adj) dirty and unfit for living, especially as a result of neglect 

    Antonym/Opposite: elegance
  15. Image Upload 16
    Terrain
    •  
    • (n) 1. an area of land; a region
    • 2. the surface features of a region
Author:
shuffman
ID:
176356
Card Set:
Lesson 3 Vocabulary
Updated:
2012-11-28 13:56:33
Tags:
Ms Huffman Vocabulary
Folders:

Description:
Lesson 3 Vocabulary
Show Answers: