Flashcards in Deck 10 Deck (25):
bidn 1. past participle of bid
joul 1. the lower part of a person's or animal's cheek, esp. when it is fleshy or drooping.
tôrCHo͞oəs 1. full of twists and turns.
biˈreft 1. deprived of or lacking something, esp. a nonmaterial asset.
fansēər 1. a connoisseur or enthusiast of something, esp. someone who has a special interest in or breeds a particular animal.
swädl 1. wrap (someone, esp. a baby) in garments or cloth.
kəˈvôrt 1. jump or dance around excitedly.
fləSHt 1. (of a person's skin) red and hot, typically as the result of illness or strong emotion. 2. (of a person) excited or elated by something.
kristəˌlīz 1. form or cause to form crystals.
pēpəl 1. (of a particular group of people) inhabit (an area or place).
THrəm 1. make a continuous rhythmic humming sound.
koi 1. (esp. with reference to a woman) making a pretense of shyness or modesty that is intended to be alluring.
diˈsent 1. hold or express opinions that are at variance with those previously, commonly, or officially expressed. 2. the expression or holding of opinions at variance with those previously, commonly, or officially held.
tinē 1. having a displeasingly thin, metallic sound.
klamər 1. (of a group of people) shout loudly and insistently.
fôrˌläk 1. a lock of hair growing just above the forehead.
pro͝orēənt 1. having or encouraging an excessive interest in sexual matters
əˈdäjō 1. (esp. as a direction) in slow tempo. 2. a movement or composition marked to be played adagio.
CHe(ə)rē 1. cautiously or suspiciously reluctant to do something.
atrəfē 1. (of body tissue or an organ) waste away, typically due to the degeneration of cells, or become vestigial during evolution. 2. gradually decline in effectiveness or vigor due to underuse or neglect.
vəˈlo͞omənəs 1. occupying or containing much space; large in volume, in particular.
jeˈstikyəˌlāt 1. use gestures, esp. dramatic ones, instead of speaking or to emphasize one's words.
əˈfiSHəs 1. assertive of authority in an annoyingly domineering way, esp. with regard to petty or trivial matters.
inˈvektiv 1. insulting, abusive, or highly critical language.