Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


Heart of Darkness Vocab Part II

implacable not to be appeased or pacified
vengeful desiring or seeking infliction of injury or harm
hovel small disorganized dwelling or house
begrimed to make grimy
portico structure with a roof and columns; porch
foliage leaves of a plant
frenzy extreme mental agitation; wild mental excitement
kinship a family relationship
frankness plainness of speech; blunt honesty
edifying to instruct or benefit; uplift
intrepidity resolutely fearless; dauntless
enthralling captivating or charming; to hold in slavery
luminous radiating or reflecting light; shining
languid lacking in vigor or vitality or spirit; indifferent
clamor a loud uproar; passionate expression on face
obstinate firmly adhering to one's opinion; unyielding; not easily overcome
incontinent unable to contain poop or pee
discomposed to upset the order of; unsettle
pensive expressing thoughtfulness; dreamily thoughtful
hullabaloo a clamorous noise or disturbance
restraint something that holds something back from action
inexorable unyielding; not to be persuaded
perdition hell; utter destruction or ruin
scruple very small portion or amount; moral standard that inhibits certain actions
expound to explain in detail
fusillade continuous shooting of firearms; outpouring of anything
lustrous having a shiny quality; luminous
inestimable incapable of being assessed, appreciated, or estimated
atrocious extremely shocking wicked cruel or brutal
untrammeled not able to be restrained
peroration long speech with lofty pompous language
altruistic unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others
ominous foreboding evil or harm
harlequin small snakes; jokester
vivacious lively; animated
despondency state of hopelessness; discouragement
Created by: buscehan