Level 7 Level 9
Level 8

141 - 160


20 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?
irksome
adj. tedious, monotonous
temerity
n. unwise or reckless boldness
epigram
n. a brief pointed saying
vanquish
v. to subdue or conquer
engender
v. to cause, produce, or stir up
plebiscite
n. a direct vote by the people
effete
adj. no longer productive; hence, lacking in or, worn out
redolent
adj. fragrant; reminiscent of
sovereign
adj. supreme power and authority; independent of the control of any other government
versatile
adj. able to do many things skillfully
castigate
v. to punish or criticize severely
sinecure
n. employment entailing little or no responsibility or labor
abet
v. to encourage -or support
cryptic
adj. containing hidden meaning
punitive
adj. inflicting, or concerned with, punishment
lavish
adj. profuse or generous; given to extravagance
reciprocal
adj. mutual; done in return for something received
waive
v. to give up (privileges, etc.); to do without
prognosticate
v. to forecast
devious
adj. winding; indirect