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

Unit 9

definitions, synonyms, antonyms

Revenge? to get revenge for, get even for, settle the score; to punish someone or get satisfaction for a wrong or injury
Synonyms for revenge? retaliate
Cede? to give up, surrender; to hand over to another
Synonyms for cede? yield, deliver up, transfer
Deluge? a great flood; a heavy fall of rain; anything that comes in vast quantity (like a flood; to flood
Synonyms for deluge? swamp, inundate
Antonyms for deluge? trickle, dribble
Discretion? good judgement; care in speech and action; freedom to judge or choose
Synonyms for discretion? prudence, tact, discrimination
Giddy? dizzy; light-headed; lacking seriousness
Synonyms for giddy? faint, frivolous, flighty
Antonyms for giddy? levelheaded, serious, earnest, sober
Impact? the striking of one object against another; the shock caused by a collision; to affect, especially forcefully
Synonyms for impact? collision, blow, effect
Intimidate? to make timid or frighten by threats; to use fear to get someone to do (or not to do)something
Synonyms for intimidate? bully, browbeat, hector
Liberate? to free from bondage or domination; to release
Synonyms for liberate? untie, unshackle
Antonyms for liberate? imprison, fetter, shackle, bind
Logical? reasonable; making use of reason and good sense
Synonyms for logical? rational, sensible
Antonyms for logical? absurd, ridiculous, unsound, preposterous
Misrepresent? to give a false or untrue idea
Synonyms for misrepresent? distort, falsify, twist, exaggerate
Optional? left to one's own choice; not required
Synonyms for optional? voluntary, elective, discretionary
Antonyms for optional? required, mandatory, compulsory
Outright? complete; instantaneous; without reservation, thoroughgoing; completely, instantaneously
Synonyms for outright? total, out and out, utterly, instantly
Antonyms for outright? partial, incomplete; by degrees
Rendezvous? to meet in accordance with a plan; a meeting by agreement; a meeting place
Synonyms for rendezvous? date, appointment, assignation
Rotund? rounded and plump; full of rich in sound
Synonyms for rotund? round, plump, chubby
Antonyms for rotund? thin, lean
Saunter? to stroll; walk in an easy, leisurely way; a stroll
Synonyms for saunter? ramble, amble, promendade
Antonyms for saunter? speed, race, hurry, dash, scurry, rush
Sluggish? lazy; slow-moving; not active, dull
Synonyms for sluggish? unhurried, lethargic, leisurely
Antonyms for sluggish? active, energetic, lively, rapid, brisk
Subordinate? lower in rank or position, secondary; one who is in a lower position or under the orders of someone else; to put in a lower or secondary position
Synonyms for subordinate? assistant, helper
Antonyms for subordinate? superior, higher, chief, supervisor
Tint? a delicate color or hue; a slight trace of something
Synonyms for tint? shade, tone, color, stain
Antonyms for tint? bleach, whiten
Variable? likely to undergo change; changeable
Synonyms for variable? fluctuating, shifting, inconstant
Antonyms for variable? constant, unchanging, steady
Verge? the point at which something begins or happens; a border
Synonyms for verge? brink, threshhold, edge
Created by: come_on_summer
Popular Stadlier Oxford Voca 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