Flashcards in Deck 5 Deck (25):
ˈbo͞omiNG 1. having a period of great prosperity or rapid economic growth. 2. (of a sound or voice) loud, deep, and resonant.
CHin 1. draw one's body up so as to bring one's chin level with or above (a horizontal bar) with one's feet off the ground, as an exercise.
ˈblaT͟Hər 1. talk long-windedly without making very much sense. 2. long-winded talk with no real substance.
rädəmənˈtād 1. boastful or inflated talk or behavior. 2. talk boastfully
tēm 1. be full of or swarming with.
1. without any movement; completely still.
vəˈləpCHəwəs 1. of, relating to, or characterized by luxury or sensual pleasure.
amərəs 1. showing, feeling, or relating to sexual desire.
aZHər 1. bright blue in color, like a cloudless sky.
inˈkwizitiv 1. curious or inquiring.
tasiˌtərn 1. (of a person) reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying little.
siNGglē 1. one at a time; separately or individually.
pēviSH 1. easily irritated, esp. by unimportant things.
kwäˌtrān 1. a stanza of four lines, esp. one having alternate rhymes.
grəf 1. abrupt or taciturn in manner.
səfrəˈjet 1. a woman seeking the right to vote through organized protest.
parəpit 1. a low protective wall along the edge of a roof, bridge, or balcony.
gāyla 1. a social occasion with special entertainments or performances.
biˈwiCH 1. cast a spell on and gain control over (someone) by magic.
milˈyo͞o, 1. a person's social environment.
THrôNG 1. a large, densely packed crowd of people or animals. 2. (of a crowd) fill or be present in (a place or area).
ˈvarəˌkōs 1. affected by a condition causing the swelling and tortuous lengthening of veins, most often in the legs.
känjəgəl 1. of or relating to marriage or the relationship between husband and wife.
igˈzôlt 1. hold (someone or something) in very high regard; think or speak very highly of.