Vocabulary Word Flash Cards
Our flash cards are a great way of testing if you've learned the meanings of the words in this section. Look at the words below and see if you can remember what each of them means.
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Prejudiced support of your own cause, group or sex
Intended to forestall or prevent something occurring
Favourable- showing signs that something is likely to be successful
Severe or strict in manner / very simple and without comfort
Government with one person holding absolute power
Learning difficulty that causes problems with word recognition
Measuring or representing information by means of physical, rather than digital properties
Relating to drugs that produce hallucinations, or generate hallucinations/effects on mind such as colour
Done without good reason
Unrestrained loud burst of laughter
absorb moisture (from the air even)
To go through a place damaging and stealing
False statement against another person
To add a short explanation/opinion to a text