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

VocabularyNotecards

Unit 11

QuestionAnswer
brevity shortness
comport to conduct or bear oneself, behave; to be in agreement
concise expressing much in few words
demure sober or serious in manner, modest
depreciation a lessening in value; a belittling
deteriorate to lower in quality or value; to wear away
divulge to tell, reveal; to make public
enlightened free from ignorance and false ideas; possessing sound understanding
forestall to prevent by acting first
garble to distort in such a way as to make unintelligible
proponent one who puts forward a proposal; one who supports a cause or belief
quaver to shake, tremble; to trill
recoil to spring back, shrink; the act of springing back
recoup to make up for, regain
reek an unpleasant smell; to give off unpleasant smells; to give a strong impression
relentless unyielding, harsh, without pity
rivulet a small stream
squander to spend foolishly, waste
staccato detached or disconnected in sound or style
statute a law
Created by: CompEnglish9B
 

 



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