Flashcards in TOEIC Vocabulary Deck (75):
1.prevent (someone or something) from doing something; keep under control or within limits:
"he had to be restrained from walking out of the meeting"
1.causing annoyance, anger, or another strong reaction, especially deliberately:
"a provocative article"
1.a firm decision to do or not to do something:
1.a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule:
1.unwillingness or disinclination to do something:
1.admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering:
"she was resolute and unswerving"
1.unable to concentrate because one's mind is preoccupied:
"Charlotte seemed too distracted to give him much attention"
1.constant and unending:
1.possible to do easily or conveniently:
"it is not feasible to put most finds from excavations on public display"
1.unwilling and hesitant; disinclined:
"she seemed reluctant to discuss the matter"
a person who arranges meetings of groups or committees.
1.remove impurities or unwanted elements from (a substance), typically as part of an industrial process:
"sugar was refined by boiling it in huge iron vats"
1.a short journey or trip, especially one engaged in as a leisure activity:
"an excursion to Mount Etna"
1.spending money or resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant:
"prodigal habits die hard"
1.a historical account or biography written from personal knowledge or special sources:
"in 1924 she published a short memoir of her husband"
an exact copy, especially of written or printed material.
call it a day
to quit work and go home
1.not affected by alcohol; not drunk.
1.done consciously and intentionally:
"a deliberate attempt to provoke conflict"
1.raise (one's shoulders) slightly and momentarily to express doubt, ignorance, or indifference:
"Jimmy looked inquiringly at Pete, who shrugged his shoulders"
a person walking along a road or in a developed area.
1.(of a document, authorization, or agreement) cease to be valid, typically after a fixed period of time:
"the old contract had expired"
1.(especially of a change or distinction) so delicate or precise as to be difficult to analyze or describe:
"his language expresses rich and subtle meanings"
1.having the right to do or obtain something; satisfying the appropriate conditions:
"customers who are eligible for discounts"
to come together with solid or direct impact
1.make or allow (something) to become thoroughly wet by immersing it in liquid:
"soak the beans overnight in water"
1.a long passage in a building from which doors lead into rooms.
1.a large, densely packed crowd of people or animals:
"he pushed his way through the throng"
form a theory or conjecture about a subject without firm evidence:
"my colleagues speculate about my private life"
distribute (resources or duties) for a particular purpose:
"the authorities allocated 50,000 places to refugees"
decrease in digit (e.g. if we substract 2 from 11)
1.deny (a person or place) the possession or use of something:
"the city was deprived of its water supplies"
1.make great efforts to achieve or obtain something:
"national movements were striving for independence"
the state of being exposed to contact with something:
"the dangers posed by exposure to asbestos"
barn is an agricultural building primarily located on farms and used for various purposes.
1.stop oneself from doing something:
"she refrained from comment"
1.a line of hereditary rulers of a country:
"the Tang dynasty"
1.a horizontal bar fixed across the front or back of a motor vehicle to reduce damage in a collision or as a trim.
Something, such as medicine or therapy, that relieves pain, cures disease, or corrects a disorder
give (someone) pleasure or satisfaction:
"I was gratified to see the coverage in May's issue"
covered in or full of mud:
"they changed their muddy boots"
scatter or pour small drops or particles of a substance over (an object or surface):
"I sprinkled the floor with water"
1.a person or thing holding a position or performing a function that corresponds to that of another person or thing in another place:
"the minister held talks with his French counterpart"
have a strong unpleasant smell:
"the place stank like a sewer"
1.comfortable, warm, and cozy; well protected from the weather or cold:
"she was safe and snug in Ruth's arms"
1.marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey contempt:
"sarcastic comments on their failures"
at the latest
no later than the time specified:
"all new cars will be required to meet this standard by 1997 at the latest"
the action or fact of publicizing or being publicized in a particular way:
"they can justify their billing as the American League favorites"
any of the distinct types of material of which animals or plants are made, consisting of specialized cells and their products:
"inflammation is a reaction of living tissue to infection or injury"
showing gentleness and concern or sympathy:
"he was being so kind and tender"
予想, 予期, 見越し
手をつけてなくて, そこなわれていなくて, そのままで, 完全で
騒ぎ, 騒動, 混乱
to move, drive or push something forward or in a particular direction
deserving praise and approval
She showed commendable loyalty to the family firm.