S. Voc. Lesson 4 Flashcards Preview

scholarship vocabulary lessons > S. Voc. Lesson 4 > Flashcards

Flashcards in S. Voc. Lesson 4 Deck (20):
1

adroit

shrewd; resourceful; dexterous

2

adversary

opponent; foe; enemy

3

avert

prevent; forestall; obviate

4

cogent

convincing; sound

5

demolish

destroy; raze; smash

6

evaporate

disappear; vanish

7

fiscal

financial; monetary; pecuniary

8

hamper

hinder; impede, obstruct

9

humid

damp; moist, wet

10

inundate

flood; deluge; overwhelm; swamp

11

mammoth

gigantic; giant; huge; enormous

12

manifest

evince; demonstrate; reveal

13

obnoxious

reprehensible; objectionable; offensive

14

plight

predicament; dilemma

15

replenish

refill; renew; restore

16

reprimand

condemnation; censure; reproof

17

rescind

annul; cancel; repeal; abolish

18

reticent

closed-mouthed; silent; taciturn; uncommunicative

19

revere

venerate; worship; adore

20

sinister

malevolent; ominous