Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
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.
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.
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

Tom Sawyer red 9&10

words to own

QuestionAnswer
ingenuity n. p1. ingenuities. Inventive skill or imagination; cleverness. Imaginative and clever design or construction: a narrative plot of great ingenuity. An ingenious or imaginative contrivance.
pervade v. pervaded, pervading, pervades To be present throughout; permeate.
ensconced v. To settle(oneself) securely or comfortably: She ensconced herself in an armchair. To place or conceal in a secure place.
vagrant n. One who wanders from place to place without a permanent home or a means of livelihood. A wanderer; a rover. One who lives on the streets and constitutes a public nuisance.
ruffian n. A tough or rowdy person. A thug or gangster.
combatant n. One, such as a person or a combat vehicle, that takes part in armed strife.
fatal adj. Causing or capable of causing death. Causing ruin or destruction; disastrous: Of decisive importance; fateful: came through at the fatal moment. Concerning or determining ones fate: the fatal thread of life.
fuddle v. fuddled, fuddling, fuddles To put into a state of confusion; befuddle. See Synonyms at confuse. To make drunk; intoxicate.
dire adj. direr, direst Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous: a dire economic forecast; dire threats. Urgent; desperate: in dire need.
prophecy n. p1. prophecies An inspired utterance of a prophet, viewed as a revelation of divine will. A prediction of the future, made under divine inspiration. Such an inspired message or prediction transmitted orally or in writing.
apprehensive adj. Anxious or fearful about the future; uneasy. See Synonyms at afraid. Capable of understanding and quick to apprehend.
lugubrious adj. Mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially to an exaggerated or ludicrous degree.
Created by: jutobr
 

 



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