Vocabulary<br />Unit 14<br />
affliction<br />(n.)<br />a physical ailment; a cause of pain or trouble, misfortune<br />
cosmopolitan<br />(adj.)<br />found in most parts of the world; having many fields of interest; of worldwide scope; sophis...
gala<br />(n.)<br />a public entertainment marking a special event, a festive occasion<br />(adj.)<br />festive, showy<br />
gaudy<br />(adj.)<br />flashy, showy; not in good taste<br />
gratitude<br />(n.)<br />appreciation, thankfulness<br />
heed<br />(v.)<br />to pay careful attention to, notice; to be guided by<br />(n.)<br />close attention or consideration<b...
hoax<br />(n.)<br />an act intended to trick or deceive, a fraud<br />(v.)<br />to trick, deceive<br />
impartial<br />(adj.)<br />just, unbiased, fair, not taking sides<br />
meager<br />(adj.)<br />poor, scant, unsatisfactory, thin, slight<br />
wan<br />(adj.)<br />unnaturally pale or sickly looking; lacking vitality; dim, faint; weak, ineffectual<br />
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Voc 14 flashcards

109

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
109
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "Voc 14 flashcards"

  1. 1. Vocabulary<br />Unit 14<br />
  2. 2. affliction<br />(n.)<br />a physical ailment; a cause of pain or trouble, misfortune<br />
  3. 3. cosmopolitan<br />(adj.)<br />found in most parts of the world; having many fields of interest; of worldwide scope; sophisticated<br />
  4. 4. gala<br />(n.)<br />a public entertainment marking a special event, a festive occasion<br />(adj.)<br />festive, showy<br />
  5. 5. gaudy<br />(adj.)<br />flashy, showy; not in good taste<br />
  6. 6. gratitude<br />(n.)<br />appreciation, thankfulness<br />
  7. 7. heed<br />(v.)<br />to pay careful attention to, notice; to be guided by<br />(n.)<br />close attention or consideration<br />
  8. 8. hoax<br />(n.)<br />an act intended to trick or deceive, a fraud<br />(v.)<br />to trick, deceive<br />
  9. 9. impartial<br />(adj.)<br />just, unbiased, fair, not taking sides<br />
  10. 10. meager<br />(adj.)<br />poor, scant, unsatisfactory, thin, slight<br />
  11. 11. wan<br />(adj.)<br />unnaturally pale or sickly looking; lacking vitality; dim, faint; weak, ineffectual<br />
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×