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Vocabulary Quiz Flashcards for Quiz #5 Language Arts | English Mr. Jeffers Directions: If you’re using an iPod, simply scroll through each of the slides to view the vocabulary word first. Then, on the slide following each vocabulary word, you’ll find the definition. Enjoy! unison unison -a process in which all elements behave in the same way at the same time. -to correspond exactly espy espy To see at a distance; to catch sight of; to glimpse at engulf engulf to swallow up in or as in a gulf. conflagration conflagration A large, destructive, oftentimes uncontrollable fire stupefy stupefy -to put into a state of little or no sensibility or ability to reason -to stun, as with a drug, a shock, or a strong emotion falter falter -to hesitate or waver in action -to move unsteadily or in a stumble -to speak hesitatingly or brokenly irate irate severely angered or enraged valiant valiant boldly courageous; brave; stouthearted avert avert -to turn away or aside -to ward off or prevent calamity calamity -a great misfortune or disaster, as in a flood or serious injury -a grievous infliction; adversity; misery hasty hasty -moving or acting with haste; in other words, acting without giving thought to one’s actions -speedy; quick; hurried incinerate incinerate to burn or reduce to ashes; cremate.