Shared Flashcard Set

Details

2021 Fall
Root-based vocabulary
27
English
Not Applicable
09/14/2021

Additional English Flashcards

 


 

Cards

Term
Poly
Definition
Many
Term
Polychromatic
Definition
Many colors
Term
Polyphony
Definition
Music consisting of two or more harmonious melodies
Term
Polyglot
Definition
One who can speak or write in several languages
Term
Duc
Definition
To lead
Term
Induce
Definition
To persuade or to influence
Term
Conducive
Definition
Tending to promote, encourage, or assist
Term
Deduction
Definition
The reaching of a conclusion by reasoning
Term
Ambi
Definition
On both sides
Term
Ambidextrous
Definition
Able to use both hands equally well
Term
Ambivalent
Definition
Having opposite feelings about someone
Term
Ambiguous
Definition
Unclear in meaning due to multiple interpretations
Term
Grotesque
Definition
Extremely hideous
Term
Flu
Definition
To flow
Term
Affluent
Definition
very rich or wealthy
Term
Confluence
Definition
a flowing together, usually of rivers
Term
Effluent
Definition
something that flows out; polluting waste material discharged into the environment
Term
Prehend
Definition
to seize
Term
Apprehensive
Definition
Looking into the future with anxiety or alarm
Term
Prehensile
Definition
adapted for grasping, usually by wrapping around
Term
Reprehensible
Definition
deserving stern criticism or blame
Term
Purg
Definition
to clean or cleanse
Term
Expurgate
Definition
to cleanse of something morally harmful or offensive; to remove objectionable parts from
Term
Purgative
Definition
cleansing or purifying, especially from sin
Term
Purge
Definition
to clear of guilt or sin, to free of something unwanted
Term
Purgatory
Definition
a place or state of temporary suffering
Term
Acrimonious
Definition
Bitter and sharp in language, behavior, or nature; rancorous, stinging
Supporting users have an ad free experience!