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Vocab Note Cards
bad sounds; disagreeable or discordant sounds.
large sound; a cone-shaped device for making the sound of the voice greater.
an instrument for intensifying weak (small) sounds
the branch of language study dealing with speech sounds and heir symbols
the use of the sounds of letters and groups of letters in teaching beginners to read
a machine for playing recorded sounds.
having two or more independent melodies all harmonizing.
a wind instrument
solid sound; giving a multidimensional effect to sound.
sounds together; an orchestra; music written for an orchestra
an excessive or illogical fear of high places
an excessive or illogical fear of enclosed places.
an abnormal fear of water. Also, rabies
an excessive of illogical fear of some particular thing or situation.
an abnormal intolerance of light.
a fear of technology; computer anxiety
fear or hatred of foreigners or strangers
one who greatly admired England, its customs, and its people
one who loves books; a book collector
one who loves stamps; a stamp collector
loving harmony; devoted to music; a symphony orchestra
loving trees; a tropical climbing plant that likes the shade of trees
one who loves and pursues wisdom through reasoning
the love and pursuit of wisdom through reasoning
a feeling against someone or something; a strong dislike
without feeling; indifferent
a lack of feeling; indifference
feeling as if one were in the other person's place; and understanding so intimate that one participates in another's feelings.
arousing feelings of pity.
caused by a disease
the study of suffering; the scientific study of the nature of the disease
a quality, especially in literature, that arouses feelings of pity
suffering in the mind, mentally disordered
a feeling together with someone or something; a feelings for another person
a remedy for all ills of difficulties
including all of America, both North and South
sensitive to light of all colors.
a wild uproar
a full suit of armor; ceremonial attire; any magnificent or impressive array.
a view in all directions
the doctrine that God is all the laws and forces of nature and the universe. Also, the ancient belief in and worship of all gods.
a temple of all the gods.
a theatrical performance in which the actors play all the parts with gestures and without speaking.
without definite form of shape.
assigning human characteristics or behavior to inanimate objects or animals.
characterized by a slender physical build developed from the outside layer of the embryo
characterized by prominence of the abdomen and other soft body parts developed from the inside layer of the embryo.
characterized by muscular or athletic build developed by the middle layer of the embryo.
change of form or shape.
in Greek mythology. the god of dreams and of the forms that dreaming sleepers see.
a drug used to bring sleep or ease pain
the branch of biology that makes a study of the form of animals of plants.
a government with one hereditary ruler
a dwelling place for monks living secluded from the world.
one religious man living alone; now, a member of a religious brotherhood living in a monastery.
an eyeglass for one eye
marriage to only one person at a time
one single large piece of stone, as a monument of a statue
like one single stone, hence solid, massive, and uniform
exclusive control by one group of a commodity or service
a word of one syllable
the belief that there is only one God
having one tone; lack of variety in tone
one tine, having no variation.
to date a check or other document with a future date rather than the actual date.
those who come after; future generations
relating to a course of study after college graduation
after the death of the father or other person
a school of painting in France in the late nineteenth century that followed the Impressionists
a piece of music played after a church service
an examination after death; an autopsy
to put off until afterward
a note written after the main body of a letter
having the before part where the after part should be; contrary to nature, reason, or common sense
walking before, a preliminary statement to a document.
an act that foes before and may serve as an example for later acts
to dash head-first; to hasten that occurrence of
to cut off unnecessary parts beforehand; to make impossible by a previous action; to prevent
ripened before time; prematurely developed, as a precocious child
to love before others; a preference
standing out before all others
a judgement formed beforehand without examination of the facts
an introductory piece of music; a concert piece for piano or orchestra; an introductory performance or action preceding a more important one
outweighing; having more power or importance
something required beforehand
to perceive beforehand; to predict
to go forward
to announce officially and publicly
a slope forward; an inclination toward something, especially toward something objectionable
to push forward until tomorrow; to put off doing something until a future time
pouring forth freely; generous
a pouring forth; an abundance
something thrown forward by force; a missile
a high peak of land or rock
a moving forward; as to a better job
to push or drive forward
a hanging forward, a natural inclination
one who puts something before people; one who argues in favor of something; an advocate
a looking forward; a printed description of a proposed enterprise
seeing beforehand; making provision for the future
a seeing beforehand; a preparation for the future
to go back, as a river receded from its banks
to take again; to take something offered
creating again; the refreshment of mine of body through some for of play or amusement
one to whom questions are carried back; an official in a sports contest
to send back
to sit back; to dwell
that which sits back; the part that remains after part has been separated away
to hold back or keep in one's possession
money that comes back from an investment or other source; taxes and other income collected by the government
to see again in order to correct errors
to cause to live again
kicking back the heels; obstinate; stubbornly rebellious
to renounce a belief formerly held; especially in a formal or public manner
a period of reduced economic activity
one who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid people
sent back; negligent; lax in attending to duty
a sending back; a lessening, as a remission of disease, forgiveness
a rebirth; the revival of classical art, literature, and learning in Europe in the fourteenth, fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.
to leap again; the ability to recover quickly from illness, change, or misfortune
to turn back; to return to a former habit or condition
to write to; to attribute
names written together; an enforced enrollment or military draft
originally, to engrave words in stone; now, to write in, as the dedication of a book
originally something written by hand; now a composition for publication
not easy to write about or describe, lacking in distinctive qualities
to write down a rule beforehand; in medicine; to order a treatment
in ancient Rome, to publish the name of one condemned to death; now, to condemn or forbid as harmful
one who copies manuscripts
handwriting; alos the written copy of a play used by actors to learn their lines
orignially, anything written; now, the Bible
to write one's name on an agreement; to support or give approval to the idea
to write over again
to sit near to a judge; to estimate the value of property for taxation
sitting at something until it is finished; persistent
sitting in wait for; treacherous, more dangerous than seems evident
to sit against; to besiege like an evil spirit; to preoccupy the mind abnormally
originally, the act of an evil spirit in ruling one; now, a persistent idea, desire or emotion that cannot be for rid of by reasoning
to sit before a meeting to conduct it
one who sits before a group as its head
a medicine that makes one sit down or quiet down; a medicine that calms nerves or excitement
material that sits at the bottom of a liquid
the sitting together of a group
sitting down before a town with the intention of capturing it
to sit under; to sink to a lower level; to settle down
siting under; serving to assist of supplement; subordinate
sitting under prices to hold them up; government financial support
to sit above; to take place of; to displace
the way something looks from a certain point of view
originally, looking at the flight of birds for omens; today, promising good luck; favorable
easy to notice; obvious
looked down on; deserving to be despised; contemptible
to look into carefully
a looking within one's own mind
the ability to look at things in their true relationship; point of view
having the ability to look through something and understand it; perceptive
a looking forward; the outlook for something
to look on again; to look on with regard or esteem
a looking backward
looking good on first sight but actually not so
a mental image that looks real; a ghost; any object of fear or dread
a series of colored bands seen when light passes through a prism
to look at; to reflect on or ponder
to throw under the influence of; to submit to the authority of
to place under a yoke, to conquer
below the threshold of conscious perception
to plunge under water
to put oneself under the authority of
penalty- a legal order requiring a person to appear in court to give a testimony
serving under someone; submissive, as a servant might be
under existence; the barest means to sustain life
to include under a more general category
fleeing under over; an action used to avoid an unpleasant situation
under the surface of the Earth
to turn under; tending to undermine or overthrow
not capable of being overcome
one having a voice range above other voices
above ordinary quality; excellent
above the eyelid; eyebrows raised in a haughty way
overflowing what is needed
to lay something over something else
someone in excess of the number required; an extra
above the speed of sound
a belief standing above others beliefs; a belief that is inconsistent with the known laws of science
to oversee others
one who oversees others
above all others highest in rank
above more; above what is needed
to be strong before all others; to win
to come before in order to keep from happening; to hinder
never having happened before