WOD2 Flashcards Preview

English > WOD2 > Flashcards

Flashcards in WOD2 Deck (15):
1

Symmetry

exact correspondence of form on opposite sides of a dividing line

2

Tawdry

gaudy and cheap in appearance or nature

3

Ambulatory

of or for walking; capable of walking

4

Idolatry

blind or excessive devotion to something.

5

Pecuniary

consisting of or relating to money

6

Panorama

an unbroken view of a wide area

7

Saga

a long story, often telling the history of a family

8

Plethora

a state of excessive fullness; superabundance

9

Gradient

a rate of inclination, a slope

10

Armament

military supplies and weapons; the process of arming war

11

Presentiment

a sense that something is about to occur; a premonition

12

Vent

a mean of escape or release; an outlet; a small hole

13

Adherent

a follower of a leader; supporter

14

Corpulent

fat; obese

15

Circumvent

to surround; enclose; bypass