Level 18 Level 20
Level 19

595 - 627


33 words 0 ignored

Ready to learn       Ready to review

Ignore words

Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.

All None

Ignore?
Hang about!
Stop what you're doing and pay attention to me.
Turn out
Stop a light.
Drone on
Talk boringly for a long time.
Suck up
Try to ingratiate yourself.
Draw in
Get dark earlier.
Text out
Cancel an appointment by sending a text message.
Black out
To lose consciousness.
Mess about with
Try to improve something, usually making things worse.
Hear of
In the negative, this can mean that someone refuse to accept, allow or acknowledge something.
Catch up
Get work, etc, up to date..
Run up on
Approach someone without their knowing.
Psych out
Make someone less confident.
Tie back
Fasten or secure so that it doesn't obstruct.
Bundle off
Send someone somewhere.
Scrape through
Pass a test but only just.
Boil up
Cook or heat something to boiling point.
Stir up
Make trouble for someone else.
Wise up
Stop being stupid.
Winkle out
Find or get something that takes a great deal of effort.
Shack up
Live somewhere temporarily.
Catch up with
Punish someone after they have been doing something wrong for a long time.
Have it in for
Hold a grudge.
Pack up
Finish work.
Bear out
Confirm that something is correct.
Run down
Criticise, disparage.
Stand aside
Leave a position so that someone else can take it.
Pine away
Suffer physically because of grief, stress, worry, etc.
Stand up to
Keep your principles when challenged by an authority.
Tire of
Get bored of something.
Keel over
Fall to the ground.
Strike down
Make someone ill.
Hold out against
Try to reject.
Ride out
Survive a difficult time.