Set 8 Flashcards Preview

Vocab Homework Sets > Set 8 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Set 8 Deck (24):
0

Prudent

Careful, cautious

1

Circumspect

Cautious and wise

2

Conscientious

Guided by conscience, careful

3

Cursory

Hasty, quick

4

Diligent

Hardworking, meticulous

5

Onerous

Burdensome, arduous, difficult

6

Perfunctory

Cursory, brief, hasty

7

Peruse

Verb

Read carefully, scrutinize

8

Assiduous

Hardworking, careful

9

Punctilious

Hardworking, meticulous

10

Remiss

Careless, negligent

11

Vigilant

Watchful, alert, attentive

12

Wary

Watchful, careful, suspicious

13

Fidelity

Faithfulness, loyalty

14

Foreshadow

Warn of, portend

15

Avow

Confess, affirm

16

Corroborate

Support, confirm, substantiate

17

Fortify

Strengthen, reinforce

18

Foster

Develop, nurture, support

19

Insinuate

Imply, suggest, hint

20

Tactile

Designed to be perceived by touch

21

Mandate

An official order

22

Manifest

To show or plainly reveal

23

Punctilious vs Perfunctory

Punctilious: hardworking, meticulous

Perfunctory: hasty, cursory, quick