Flashcards in Vocab Words 3 Deck (15):
To defraud, cheats
The bad banker bilked his clients out of his money.
Pompous speech, pretentious words
The politicians bombast annoyed his apponents.
To grow or develop
Plants burgeon in the spring.
To polish by friction
My mom made me burnish the old silverware.
Harsh discordant sound, meaningless mixture of sounds
The children screaming on the play ground made a cacophony.
Goodwill and lighthearted friendship
The football players showed camaraderie
Frank, outspoken, open and sincere
The candid thoughts revealed her personality
Capable of holding much
Costco is capacious.
josh's stomach is capacious
To criticize or reprimand severely
The dean had a bad reputation for castigating students
Pertaining to the brain or mind
My brother suffered a cerebral injury.
Freedom from doubt, certain
I have certitude that I will ace my test
To discipline severely
When I broke cerfue for the third time in a week my parents chastised me and took my car.
Most students take a circuitous route when the leave to go to the bathroom
Having the power to see objects beyond natural vision.
The clairvoyant skill ran in her family