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Flashcards in 24 Deck (20):
1

rancor

bitterness; hatred

2

relish

savor; enjoy

3

retrieve

recover; find and bring in

4

scoff

mock; ridicule

5

sociopathic

characterized by antisocial behavior lacking sense of moral responsibility

6

strategem

deceptive scheme

7

swarm

dense moving crowd; large group of honeybees

8

thwart

prevent; frustrate; oppose and defeat

9

ubiquitous

being everywhere; omnipresent

10

vagrant

a homeless wanderer

11

waive

give up a claim or right voluntarily; refrain from enforcing; postpone considering

12

acrophobia

fear of heights

13

angst

strong anxiety and unhappiness; a feeling or dread

14

asymmetric

not identical on both sides of a dividing central line

15

bestial

beastlike; brutal

16

candor

frankness; open honesty

17

cleave

split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to

18

conglomeration

mass of material sticking together

19

coup

highly successful action or sudden attack

20

delectable

delightful; delicious