Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

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

Username is available taken
show password

why


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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

Sad-Ox G 2

QuestionAnswer
Accost to approach and speak to first
animadversion a comment indicating strong criticism or disapproval
avid desirous of something to the point of greed
brackish having a salty taste and unplesent to drink
celerity swiftness
devious straying or wandering from a straight or direct course
gambit in chess, an opening move that involves risk or sacrifice of a minor piece
halcyon a legendary bird;calm, peaceful, beautiful
histrionic pertaining to actors and their techniques
incendiary deliberately setting or causing fires
maelstrom a whirlpool of great size and violence
myopic nearsighted;lacking a broad, realistic view of a situation
Overt open, not hidden
pejorative tending to make worse
propriety the state of being proper, appropriateness
sacrilege inproper or disrespectful treatment of something held sacred
summarily without delay or formality
suppliant asking humbly and earnestly
talisman an object that serves as a charm or is believed to confer magical powers
undulate to move in waves or with a wavelike moti0on
Created by: gotmilk954
 

 



Voices

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:
Retries:
restart all cards