2 Chapter 4 Flashcards Preview

English > 2 Chapter 4 > Flashcards

Flashcards in 2 Chapter 4 Deck (20):
1

atrophy

the wasting away of a body organ or tissue 萎缩

2

bastion

a fortified place 堡垒

3

concord

a state of agreement 和谐

4

consummate

complete or perfect in the highest degree 完美的

5

disarray

disorder 无秩序的

6

exigency

urgency 紧急

7

flotsam

floating debris 漂流的

8

fenetic

frenzied highly agitated 狂热的

9

glean

to gather bit by bit 收集

10

grouse

a type of game bird,complain 松鸡 抱怨

11

incarcerate

to imprison 监禁

12

incumbent

obligatory,required 义务的

13

jocular

humorous 幽默的

14

ludicrous

ridiculous 滑稽的

15

mordant

biting or caustic in thought 有腐蚀性的

16

nettle

a prickly or stinging plant 刺激(药)

17

pecuniary

consisting of or measured in money 金钱的

18

pusillanimous

contemptibly cowardly 胆怯的

19

recumbent

in a reclining position 斜倚的

20

stratagem

a scheme to outwit 计谋