Flashcards in Unit 3 Deck (58)
Adversary Def. and P/s
(n) An enemy, opponent
Adversary Syn. and Ant.
S: Antagonist, rival, foe
A: Friend, ally, supporter, confederate
Alienate Def. and P/S
(v) To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, convey
Alienate Syn. and Ant.
S: Separate, drive apart, estrange
A: Befriend attract, captivate, reconcile
Artifice Def. and P/s
(n) A skillful or ingenious device; a clever skill; trikery
Ruse, stratagem, contrivance
Coerce Def. and p/s
(v) To compel, force
Coerce Syn. and Ant.
S: Pressure, bully, intimidate, constrain
A: Persuade, cajole
Craven Def. and p/s (2)
(adj) cowardly; (n) a coward
Craven Syn. and Ant.
fearful, fainthearted, pusillanimous
brave courageous, valient
Culinary Def. and P/s
(adj) of or related to cooking or the kitchen
Delete Def. and P/s
(v) to erase, wipe out, cut out
Delete Syn. and Ant.
S: remove, cancel, expunge
A: insert, add, retain, include
Demise Def. and P/s
(n) a death, especially of a person in a lofty position
Demise Syn and Ant.
S: decease, passing away
A: birth, beginning, commencement
Exhilarate Def. and P/s
(v) to enliven, cheer, give spirit or liveliness to
Exhilarate Syn and Ant
S: stimulate, excite, gladden
A: discourage, dispirit, dishearten, inhibit
Fallow Def. and P/S
(adj.) plowed but not seeded; inactive; reddish-yellow; (n) land left unseeded; (v) to plow but not seeded
Fallow Syn and Ant
S: unproductive, inert, dormant
A: productive, fertile, prolific