cueFlash

Glossary of April 26th English Vocabulary Test

Start Studying! Add Cards ↓

acrimonious
Bitter and sharp in language or tone
mollified
To calm in temper or feeling; soothe
perpetual
Lasting for eternity
induced
To lead or move, as to a course of action, by influence or persuasion
volition
A conscious choice or decision
elucidate
To make clear or plain, especially by explanation; clarify
dispel
To rid one's mind of
amiably
Friendly and agreeable in disposition; good-natured and likable
congenital
Of or relating to a condition that is present at birth
smug
Exhibiting or feeling great or offensive satisfaction with oneself or with one's situation
complacently
Contented to a fault; self-satisfied and unconcerned
perpetuate
To cause to continue indefinitely; make perpetual
unmitigated
Without qualification or exception; absolute
tacit
Not spoken; Implied by or inferred from actions or statements
demurred
Opposed; objected
bleak
Gloomy and somber; depressing
rueful
Causing, feeling, or expressing sorrow or regret.
furtive
Characterized by stealth; surreptitious
obscure
Deficient in light; dark
stolidly
Having or revealing little emotion or sensibility
sordid
Filthy or dirty; foul
adamant
Impervious to pleas, appeals, or reason; stubbornly unyielding

Add Cards

You must Login or Register to add cards