LOTF Vocabulary Flashcards Preview

English > LOTF Vocabulary > Flashcards

Flashcards in LOTF Vocabulary Deck (24):
1

Acclaim

Enthusiastic Approval

2

Tirade

A speech of violent denunciation

3

Grotesque

Distorted or unnatural shape

4

Perceptible

Capable of being grasped by the mind of senses

5

Inscrutable

Obscure nature

6

Chastisement

A rebuke for making a mistake

7

Blatant

Without any attempt of concealment (not trying to hide)

8

Subdued

Restrained in style or quality

9

Ludicrous

Inviting ridicule

10

Interminable

Tiring and never seeming to end.

11

Incredulity

Doubt about the truth of something

12

Indulge

Give in; yield to

13

Traverse

Travel across

14

Rebuke

To scold sharply

15

Serenade

Song played outside the house of a woman.

16

Saunter

Walk leisurely; taking a stroll

17

Abominable

Worthy of causing hatred; negative energy

18

Assimilate

Make alike; similar

19

Speculation

To have reasonable suspicion or thinking something

20

Wary

On guard; taking precautions

21

Detain

Slowed down or delayed

22

Acrid

Strong sharp taste.

23

Distend

Caused by internal pressure (swelling up)

24

Hiatus

Interruption in the intense amount of something.