cueFlash

Glossary of barron b

Start Studying! Add Cards ↓

adjunct
something attached to but holding an inferior position
adjuration
solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly
n adjutant
staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
adventitious
accidental; casual; happening by chance
n aegis
shield; protection; defense
n aerie(aery,eyrie,eyry)
artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
affable
easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
affected
artificial; pretended
n agglomeration
collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap
alacrity
cheerful promptness without reluctance
alimentary
supplying nourishment
alluvial
pertaining to soil deposits left by running water

Add Cards

You must Login or Register to add cards