Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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

unit 6 B19

agenda n. the program for a metting; a list, outline, or plan of things to be considered or done. syn. schedule, docket What is the agenda?
amiable adj. friendly, good-natured syn.-pleasant, agreeable ant. unfriendly, ill-humored, gruff, hostile He is very amiable.
befuddle v. to confuse, make stupid syn.-bewilder, boggle, stupefy ant.- enilighten, set straight Corey can befuddle Emmet.
blight n. a disease that cause plants to wither and die; a condition of disease or ruin; v. to destroy, ruin syn.-n.eyesore;, v. spoil, nip ant.- foster, promote, nourish, encourage My plants have got blight.
boisterous adj. rough or noisy in a cheerful way; high spirited syn.-loud, unruly, disorderly ant.-quiet, calm, peaceful, well-behaved, sedate My brother is boisterous.
clarity n. clearness, accuracy syn.-lucidity, precision, ant.-murkiness, ambiguity This sentence was written with clarity.
compliant adj. wiling to do what someone else wants; obedient syn.-meek, docile, submissive ant.-disobedient, obstinate, rebellious, perserve The dog was not compliant.
conserve v. to preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted; to save syn-guard, care for ant.- waste, squander, dissipate We need to conserve energy.
debut n. a first public apperance; a formal entrance into society; v. to make a first apperance The movie star made her debut yesterday,.
gory adj.marked by bloodshed, slaughter, or violence syn.-bloody, gruesome ant.-bloodless The movie was gory.
gross adj.- overweight; coarse, vulgar; very noticeable; total; n. an overall total (without dedutions); twelve dozen; v. to earn syn.-afdj. fat, sheer, utter, flagant ant.-adj.slender, thin, delicate, fine partial; n.+v. net Our gross income is 10,000,000,000.
induce v. to cause, bring about; persuade syn.-prevail upon, influence ant.- prevent, deter, hinder The shot induce sleep.
leeway n. extra space for moving along a certain route; allowance, for mistakes or inaccuracies; margin of error syn.- latitude, elbow room Can you give us some more leeway?
limber adj. flexible; v. to cause to become more flexible syn.-(adj.)supple, pliable (v.)stretch ant.-(adj.)stiff, rigid, wooden;(v.)stiffen The gymnast is limber.
maze n. a network of paths through which it is hard to find one's way;something very mixed-up and cofusing syn.-labyrinth, puzzle, tangle They could not find their way through the maze.
oracle n. someone or something that can prodict the future syn.-profet, seer, sibyl He is an oracle.
partisan n., adj. (would't fit of answer side) a strong supporter of a person, party, or cause; one whose support is unreasoning; a resistance fighter, guerrila; strongly supporting one side only syn-n. fan, booster; adj.partial,biased ant-n. critic,foe;adj.inpartial,neutral He is a partisan of Obama.
reimburse v. to pay back; to give payment for syn.-repay, refund, compensate He needs to reimburse me.
vacate v. to go away from, leave empty; to make empty; to void, annul syn.-depart, give up, abandon ant.- occupy, keep, hold, hang on to He had to vacate his house.
vagabond n. an idle wanderer; a tramp; adj. wandering; irresponsible syn.-n. vagrant, hobo;adj. unsettled, footloose ant.- n. homebody, resident; adj.- settled He became a vagabond after he had to vacate his house when he didn't reimburse his morage loan.
Created by: shootingace7
Popular Stadlier Oxford Voca sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards