eng 10 unit 10 synonyms

Created by noreenl 

Upgrade to
remove ads

sporadic

intermittent, spasmodic

reconnoiter

scout

rebuff

spurn, repulse, reject, setback

peremptory

high-handed, unconditional

penitent

remorseful, regretful, rueful, sorry

oscillate

vibrate, vacillate

obtuse

stupid, dumb, thick, mild, dull-witted

obsequious

fawning, servile, sycophantic, mealmouthed

luminous

radiant, bright, refulgent, lustrous

inure

accustom, acclimate

fraught

charged with

forgo

refrain from, renounce

foible

shortcoming, defect, quirk

decimate

ravage, devistate

charlatan

fraud, mountebank

mountebank

a flamboyant deceiver

cavil

nitpick, quibble

benign

benevolent, salutary, salubrious, harmless

attenuate

thin out, dilute, water down

askance

distrustfully, suspiciously, skeptically

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