English: Vocab Level F Unit 13

Card Set Information

Author:
LaurenCamp29
ID:
215112
Filename:
English: Vocab Level F Unit 13
Updated:
2013-04-22 15:07:35
Tags:
vocab vocabulary level unit 13 14 15 english schipske soph marking period
Folders:

Description:
fdsafdsa
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user LaurenCamp29 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. abet
    to encourage, assist, aid, support( especially in something wrong or unworthy)
  2. aver
    to affirm, declare confidently
  3. blatant
    noisy in a coarse, offensive way; obvious or conspicuous, especially in an unfavorable sense
  4. broach
    to bring up or begin to talk about ( a subject); to announce, introduce; to break the surface of the water; to turn sideways to the wind and waves; to pierce ( a keg or cask) in order to draw off liquid; (n.) a spit for roasting; a tool for tapping casks
  5. buttress
    to support, prop up, strengthen; a supporting structure
  6. carousal
    noisy revelry or merrymaking ( often with a suggestion of heavy drinking)
  7. collate
    to compare critically in order to note differences, similarities, etc.; to arrange in order for dome specific purpose
  8. connoisseur
    an expert; one who is well qualified to pass critical judgements, especially in one of the fine arts
  9. disconsolate
    deeply unhappy or dejected; without hope, beyond consolation
  10. encumber
    to weigh down or burden; to fill up block up, hinder
  11. foment
    to promote trouble or rebellion; to apply warm liquids to, warm
  12. grisly
    frightful, horrible, ghastly
  13. herculean
    relating to Hercules; characterized by great strength; very hard to do in the sense of requiring unusual strength
  14. impassive
    showing no feeling or emotion; inanimate; motionless
  15. inauspicious
    unfavorable, unlucky, suggesting bad luck for the future
  16. incontrovertible
    unquestionable, beyond dispute
  17. nonplussed
    puzzled, not knowing what to do, at a loss
  18. opportune
    suitable or convenient for a particular purpose; occurring at an appropriate time
  19. prolific
    abundantly productive; abundant, profuse
  20. rejoinder
    a reply to a reply, especially from the defendant in a legal suit

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview