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39 Cards in this Set

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Apothegm
pithy, compact saying
Apotheosis
Elevation to god hood
Appail
dismay, shock
APPEASE
pacify, soother or relief
Appellation
name or title
Apposite
appropriate, fitting
Apprehensive
fearful, discerning
APPRISE
inform
APPROBATION
aprroval
APPROPRIATE
acquire, take possession of for ones own use
Appurtenances
Subordinate possessions
Apropos
(Adj) To the point and timely
(prep) with reference to, regarding
Arabesque
Style of decorating involving plants and abstract curves, ballet position
Arbitrary
unreasonable or capricious, tyrannical
Arboretum
place where different trees and shrubs are kept
Arcane
secret, mysterious, known only ot the initiated
Archetype
prototype, primitive pattern
Ardor
Heat, passion, zeal
ARDUOUS
hard, stenuous
Argot
Slang
Arraign
Charge in court
Array (1)
Marshal, draw up in order
Array (2)
clothe, adorn
Arrears
being in debt
Arrogance
pride, haughtiness
Arroyo
gully
Artful
Crafty, sly, cunning
Artifice
deception, trickery
ARTLESS
without guile, open and honest
Ascendancy
controlling influence
ASCETIC
practicing self denial, austere
Asinine
Stupid
Askance
with sideways or indirect look
Asperity
Sharpness (of temper)
Assial
assault
Assay
Analyse, evaluate
ASSIDIOUS
diligent
Assimiliate
absorb, cause to become homogenous
ASSUAGE
ease or lessen pain, satisfy (hunger), soothe (anger)