Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

frenetic

frenzied, frantic

disarray

disorder, confusion

atrophy

to waste away

asseverate

to affirm earnestly and with emphasis

glean

to gather bit by bit

consummate

(adj.) complete or perfect in the highest degree

consummate

(v.) to bring to a state of completion or perfection

bastion

fortified place

exigency

urgency, pressure; urgent demand

flotsam

floating debris

flotsam

homeless, impoverished people

concord

a state of agreement or harmony; a treaty

incarcerate

to imprison, confine, or jail

incumbent

obligatory, required

jocular

humorous, jesting

ludicrous

ridiculous, laughable, absurd

mordant

biting or caustic in thought, manner, or style

nettle

prickly or stinging plant

pecuniary

consisting of or measured in money

prepossessing

pleasing, tending to create a favorable impression

pusillanimous

conteptibly cowardly or mean-spirited

recumbent

reclining position, lying down

stratagem

a scheme to outwit or deceive an opponent

nettle

to arouse displeasure or anger; to vex

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set