Unit 5 Vocab Flashcards


Set Details Share
created 1 year ago by Briana211392
1 view
Grade levels:
9th grade
Subjects:
english vocabulary
show moreless
Page to share:
Embed this setcancel
COPY
code changes based on your size selection
Size:
X
Show:

1

ALTRUISTIC

(adj.) Unselfish concern for the welfare of others; selflessness

2

ASSENT

(n.) Agreement with a statement or proposal; (v.) To agree or express agreement

3

BENEFACTOR

(n.) A doer of kindly and charitable acts

4

CHIVALROUS

(adj.) Characterized by consideration and courtesy, especially toward women

5

CLEMENCY

(n.) Mercy, forgiveness

6

DEARTH

(n.) Scarcity, as of something customary, essential ,or desirable

7

DIFFIDENT

(adj.) Bashful or unassertive

8

DISCREPANCY

(n.) Divergence or disagreement, as between facts or claims; difference

9

EMBARK

(v.) To make a start, begin something

10

FACILE

(adj.) Not difficult to do

11

INDOMITABLE

(adj.) Not to be subdued; Unconquerable

12

INFALLIBLE

(adj.) Free from error of judgment, perfect

13

PLOD

(v.) To move or walk heavily or laboriously; trudge

14

PUNGENT

(adj.) Affecting the sense of smell

15

REMISS

(adj.) Negligent or careless in one's duties

16

REPOSE

(n.) The state of being at rest or relaxing; (v.) To rest or relax

17

TEMERITY

(n.) Audacity, boldness

18

TRUCULENT

(adj.) Fierce, harsh, aggressive

19

UNFEIGNED

(adj.) Genuine; not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed

20

VIRULENT

(adj.) Exceedingly noxious or dangerous