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177 Cards in this Set

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succor
n.
relief
taint
v.
contaminated
substantial
adj.
significant; concrete
implicit
adj.
absolute
lustrous
adj
glossy; shiny
melancholy
n.
gloomy
schism
n.
division
pithy
adj
shortcuts; brief
address
v
to deliver formal speech
lithe
adj
flexible
censure
n/v
critizism; critisize
euphoria
n
happy
malevolent
adj
evil
obscure
adj
hidden; unclear
penchant
N
passion
assurance
n
guarantee
asylum
n
immunity
console
v/n
to comfort; storage compartment
dilate
v
expand in detail
dross
n
waste
dwindle
v
decrease
flippant
adj
rude
immunity
n
resistant to infection
liability
n
obligation
preposterous
adj
absurd; foolish
pugnacious
adj
aggressive
rabid
adj
raging; uncontrollable
realm
n
the beyond
rejubenate
v
restore
remunerate
v
to make payment
sparse
adj
growing
sterling
n/adj
british money;
highest quality
venture
n
daring; dangerous; risky
warp
v
flexible
institute
v
set organization
auxiliary
adj
supporitng
horde
n
swarm; crowd
rasping
v
scratchy sound
flair
n
natural talent
cubicle
n
dorm
heterogeneous
adj
completely different
impel
v
to force
scuttle
n/v
secret hatch; hurried run
repugnant
adj
ugly
feign
v
fake ;act ; imitate
incredulous
adj
skeptical
prognosis
n
prediction of outcome of disease
inscribe
v
write
monologue
n
the bubbles speeches in comics
expedient
adj
appropriate
grievous
adj
painful
drudgery
n
unpleasant work
envoy
n
representative; agent; messenger
escalate
v
intensify
candid
adj
honest
atone
v
to amend
bondage
n
enslavement
credible
adj
believable
defray
v
pay
diligent
adj
effortful
doleful
adj
grievious
ghastly
adj
shocking
hamper
v
prevent
bondage
n
enslavement
atone
v
amend
credible
adj
believable
defray
v
pay
diligent
adj
effortful
hew
v
chop down
impoverish
adj
needy; poor; limited
incessant
adj
continuous
intricate
adj
complex
lucid
adj
transparent; sane
posthumous
adj
granting one's death wish
prim
adj/v/n
precise; dressed; modesty
sardonic
adj
mocking-like; sarcastic
superfluous
adj
spare; excess
supplant
adj
sustitute; replacement
taunt
v
insult; mock
tenacious
adj
secure
irate
adj
furious
dissent
n/v
disagreement; disagree
marauder
n
invader; killer
pauper
n
peasant; street-rat
pilfer
v
to steal (something of a small value)
rift
n/v
to split; a crack
abridge
adj
summary
eminent
adj
famous
exorcise
v
process of exorcism
terminate
v
to end suddenly
fabricate
v
to devise
condone
v
to forgive; accept
cherubic
adj
saintly; innocent
trite
adj
cliche; dull
usurp
v
take over by force
surmoun
v
to overcome; succeed
sembalnce
n
simular conditions
adherent
n
follower
altercation
n
noisy arguement (results in violence)
obesity
n
dangerously overweight
turbid
adj
cloudy; muddy
chronic
adj
hopeless
eon
n
eternity
affable
adj
congenial; gentle
congregate
v
assemble
niche
n
someone's nature
pejorative
adj
belittling
spurious
adj
phony
capricious
adj
changable; uncertain
ephermeral
adj
temporary
reprehensible
adj
blamable
alleged
adj
in theory
adulation
n
flattery
dual
n
paired
duel
n
conflict
broach
v
introduce
cavil
v
support
melee
n
riot
ousted
v
ejected
lax
adj
charitable
abrase
v
lower esteem
actuate
v
to impel; animation
avert
v
to turn aside or away
boorish
adj
rude; clumsy
brunt
n
main impact
combatant
n
fighter
dormant
adj
inactive
dubious
adj
skeptical
harange
v
loud ranting speech
harry
v
to torment; harass
impenitent
adj
regretless
knave
n
ticky
legion
n/adj
numerous; military force
liberality
n
generous act
plaintiff
n
one who sues
probe
v
examine; investigate
protract
v
extend
quarry
n
hunted animal
spurn
v
to reject
subterfuge
n
trick
disparage
v
minimize
frugality
n
care for economy
homogenous
adj
same kind
frivolous
adj
empty-headed
innovation
n
new and unusual
reticence
n
self-control
eloquence
n
speak fluently
embellish
v
decorate
equivocal
adj
douptful; unsure; unclear
divergent
adj
unnatural
explicit
adj
precise
exonerate
v
free from guilt
enhance
v
promote
oblivion
n
forgetfulness
listless
adj
spiritless
sanction
n/v
permission/ permit
incite
n
motivate
undermine
v
sabotage
notoriety
n
infamous
impetuous
adj
violent
collaborate
v
work together
inconsequential
adj
unimportant
prudent
adj
reasonable
resilient
adj
determined
assiduous
adj
hard worker
discredit
v
ruin reputation
exasperation
n
annoyance
suppress
v
to keep down
reverence
n/v
idolize
sagaicity
n
to make wise choices
condescending
v
belittle
intefrity
n
honesty; wholeness
jubilation
n
triumph
perfidious
adj
disloyal
substantiate
v
to probe
compassion
n
empathy; pity
deleterious
adj
michievious