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

Vocab Unit3

Vocab Unit 3

allot (verb) to assign or distribute
audacious (adj) bold, adventurous
comply (verb) to yield to a request or command
grapple (noun) an iron hook used to grab and hold
grapple (verb) to come to grips with, wrestle or fight with
instigate (verb) to urge on; to stir, start, incite
myriad (adj) in very great numbers
myriad (noun) a very great number
prodigious (adj) immense; extraordinary
skittish (adj) extremely nervous and easily frightened; shy or timid; extremely cautious; unstable, undependable
tether (noun) a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object; the outer limit of strength or resources; (v.) to fasten with a rope or chain
unison (noun) a sounding together; agreement or accord
amass (verb) to bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself
devoid (adj) not having or using, lacking
elite (noun) the choice part of a group of people or things
elite (adj) superior
incapacitate (verb) to deprive of strength or ability; to make legally ineligible
longevity (noun) long life, long duration, length in life
perspective (noun) a point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally
perturb (noun) a point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally; the appearance to the eye of various objects at a given time, place or distance
relevant (adj) connected with or related to the matter at hand
vie to compete, to strive for victory or superiority
willful stubbornly self-willed; done on purpose, deliberate
Created by: spike345
Popular English Vocabulary 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