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51 Cards in this Set

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considerable
fairly large in size or extent
hospitality
a friendly welcome and treatment of guests
calculate
to find out using mathematics, reckon
capable
able and prepared to do something; fit or skilled
observant
watchful, quick to notice
mature
to bring to or reach full development or growth
primary
first in importance, first in time or order
hearty
warm and friendly; healthy, lively
reliable
deserving trust, dependable
compose
to be or make up the parts of, form
nomad
a member of a people who move from place to place; a person who roams aimlessly
verdict
the decision of a jury
energetic
active and vigorous, full of energy
fatigue
weariness or exhaustion from work or lack of sleep
conclude
to finish; to bring to an end
persecute
to treat unjustly or cause to suffer
festive
having to do with a feast or celebration
primary
first in importance, first in time or order
transport
to move or carry from one place to another
accomplish
to do, make happen, succeed in
supreme
highest in power, rank, authority, quality or degree
resign
to give up a job
civilian
a person not on active duty in a military, police, or firefighting force
conceal
to hide or keep secret
capability
the amount of space that can be filled; ability or skill
detect
to find or discover something
apparent
open to view; easy to understand
barrier
something that blocks the way
demolish
to tear down, break to pieces
spurt
to shoot out quickly in a stream; to show a burst of energy
keen
having a sharpened edge; quick and sharp in thought or in sight, hearing, or smell
duplicate
to copy exactly
industrious
busy, working steadily
provoke
to annoy to make angry, stir up
blunt
having a dull point or edge; not sharp; honest but insensitive in manner
deputy
one chosen to help or take the place of another
vast
very great or very large
senseless
lacking meaning, stupid or foolish
blemish
a mark or stain that damages the appearance of something; a weakness or flaw
rejoice
to feel joy or great delight
undoing
a bringing to ruin or destruction; the cause of ruin
resign
to give up a job, office
withdraw
to pull out or remove
loot
to rob by force or violence
strive
to devote much energy
jolt
to shake up roughly; to move along in a jerky or bumpy fashion
feat
an act or deed that shows daring, skill,or strength
verdict
the decision of a jury at the end of a trial or legal case
alternate
to take turns
enforce
to force obedience
shrivel
to shrink and wrinkle