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

TTM C10 Vocab

Vocabulary Words for Chapter 10 of The Time Machine

refrain stop yourself from doing something that you want to do
fertile producing many plants or crops; able to support the growth of many plants
gay brilliant in color
blots soiling or disfiguring mark; spot; stain
cattle cows, bulls, or steers that are kept on a farm or ranch for meat or milk
provided against thought ahead to prepare for
grieved showed deep sadness (usually because someone died)
permanency being permanent (which is lasting or continuing for a very long time or forever; not temporary or changing)
versatility being able to do many different things; having many different uses
compensation something good that acts as a balance against something bad or undesirable
appeals asks for something (such as help or support) in a serious way
partake have a share or part of something along with others; have some of the qualities of something
disjointed been thrown out of orderly function
outside beyond; besides
retained continued to have or use something
initiative the power or opportunity to do something before others do; doing something useful or helpful on your own or before you’re told to
failed fell short; stopped working normally; ran out
forbidden ordered not to do; said was not allowed
wit the ability to think or reason
tranquil quiet and peaceful
apartment any separated room or group of rooms in a house or other dwelling
siege a serious and lasting attack of something
meek having or showing a quiet and gentle nature; not wanting to fight or argue with other people
inclination a feeling of wanting to do something; a tendency to do something
oiled treated or covered with oil
abominable worthy of or causing disgust or hatred; detestable
studs bosses, rivets, or nails with large heads used (as on a shield or belt) for ornament or protection
nearer closer
Created by: MsSchmidt
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