Level 30
Level 31

3001 - 3023


23 words 0 ignored

Ready to learn       Ready to review

Ignore words

Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.

All None

Ignore?
rubric
A set of instructions , especially on an exam paper , usually printed in a different style or colour .; a heading on a document.
saturnine
Serious and unfriendly .
scotch
To prevent something from being believed or being done.
simper
To smile in a silly or annoying way.
slatternly
a ___ woman looks untidy or dirty
stalwart
Loyal , especially for a long time ; able to be trusted .
stationary
Not moving , or not changing .
phlegmatic
Describes someone who doesn't usually get emotional or excited about things.
pivotal
extremely important and affecting how something develops
pout
To push the lower lip forward to show you are annoyed , or to push both lips forward in a sexually attractive way.
privation
A lack of the basic things that are necessary for an acceptable standard of living .
propinquity
the fact of being near to someone or something, or closely related to or very much like someone
pulchritude
Beauty , especially a woman's beauty.
punctilious
Very careful to behave correctly or to give attention to details .
quotidian
ordinary and not unusual or surprising
repartee
Quick and usually funny answers and remarks in conversation .
rile
To make someone angry .
roundabout
A place where three or more roads join and traffic must go around a circular area in the middle , rather than straight across.
sang-froid
the ability to behave in a relaxed and confident manner when you are in a dangerous situation
savant
A person with a high level of knowledge or skill , especially someone who is less able in other ways .
shibboleth
A belief or custom that is not now considered as important and correct as it was in the past.
spendthrift
Someone who spends a lot of money in a way that wastes it.
squalid
(of places ) extremely dirty and unpleasant , often because of lack of money .