Section 1

Preview this deck

sway

Front

Star 0%
Star 0%
Star 0%
Star 0%
Star 0%

0.0

0 reviews

5
0
4
0
3
0
2
0
1
0

Active users

0

All-time users

0

Favorites

0

Last updated

1 year ago

Date created

Mar 14, 2020

Cards (50)

Section 1

(50 cards)

sway

Front

swing from side to side; influence (someone) to change one's opinion; N.

Back

passersby

Front

a person who walks by something on a street or road

Back

extinction

Front

A term that typically describes a species that no longer has any known living individuals.

Back

interact

Front

to communicate or work together

Back

hence

Front

as a consequence; for this reason

Back

paradox

Front

A statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.

Back

antagonize

Front

to annoy or provoke to anger

Back

infectious

Front

An illness that can pass from one organism to another

Back

persist

Front

to continue despite difficulty

Back

anterior

Front

Located towards the front of the body

Back

terrestrial

Front

Relating to the Earth or to land; worldly

Back

casually

Front

Done without thought or planning

Back

survivor

Front

a person who lives through a difficult event or experience

Back

opt

Front

o make a choice; especially : to decide in favor of something

Back

sophisticated

Front

complex, complicated

Back

swat

Front

a path clearly cut; a row or line of grass, grain, or crop as it lies when mown or reaped.

Back

devise

Front

(v.) to think out, plan, figure out, invent, create

Back

compel

Front

to force

Back

magnitude

Front

Greatness of size, strength, or importance

Back

urgent

Front

compelling immediate action; pressing; persistent; importunate;

Back

scenario

Front

A sequence of events that is imagined, assumed, or suggested

Back

semantic

Front

The analysis of the meaning of language, especially of individual words.

Back

spontaneous

Front

(adj.) arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance

Back

ambush

Front

A surprise attack

Back

recollection

Front

The action of remembering something

Back

perplexed

Front

confused

Back

limitation

Front

restriction

Back

aquatic

Front

A term that describes an organism associated with a water environment.

Back

contribute

Front

To give along with others who are giving

Back

episodic

Front

made up of many different events or episodes

Back

prominent

Front

noticeable; widely known

Back

pelt

Front

(v.) to throw a stream of things; to strike successively; to hurry

Back

misanthrope

Front

(n.) a person who hates or despises people

Back

celebrity

Front

a famous person

Back

decade

Front

a period of 10 years

Back

fluctuation

Front

n. Frequent irregular change back and forth from one state or degree to another.

Back

vulnerable

Front

(adj.) open to attack; capable of being wounded or damaged; unprotected

Back

component

Front

A part or element of a larger whole.

Back

sentinel

Front

one who keeps watch

Back

epidemic

Front

An outbreak of a contagious disease that spreads widely and rapidly

Back

taxon

Front

a group of one or more populations of an organism or organisms seen by taxonomists to form a unit

Back

testimony

Front

quotations or paraphrases used to support a point

Back

disposition

Front

A person's general or natural mood; tendency

Back

crisis

Front

A sudden, unpredictable, and potentially dangerous event

Back

projectile

Front

an object thrown into the air with great force

Back

wary

Front

careful, cautious

Back

escapade

Front

prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules

Back

implicated

Front

To show to be connected or involved

Back

assess

Front

evaluate

Back

mischief

Front

behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm

Back