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29 Cards in this Set

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voracious
desiring or comsuming great quantities
indiscriminate
choosing at random without careful selection
eminent
of high reputation, outstanding
steeped
soaked, drenched, saturated
replete
completely filled or supplied with
prognosticate
to predict or foretell a future event
automaton
a robot, a mechanical person
matron
an older married woman
annal
a historical record
drudgery
unpleasant, dull, or hard work
interminable
unending
implore
to plead urgently for aid or mercy
laconic
expressing much in a few words
intrepid
brave
accost
to approach
reticent
silent
furtive
secret, stealthy
felon
a person guilty of a major crime
plethora
excess
hapless
unfortunate
irate
angry, incensed
pretext
an excuse
adroit
skillful
gesticulate
move the arms energetically
vigilant
watchful
avid
eager
cajole
coax
rudimentary
elementary
nuance
slight variation in meaning, tone, etc