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25 Cards in this Set

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avocation
hobby
abrogation
abolish formally
indecorous
violating good taste
fervid
intense enthusiasm
execrable
utterly detestable
obstreperous
unruly, noisy
pernicious
causing harm or ruin
paroxysms
sudden outburst of emotion or action
purveyor
one that supplies provisions
gainsay
to deny
vouchsafed
to grant by favor
deferentially
showing respectful submission
dyspeptic
gloomy, suffering from indigestion
vagary
erratic action
pugilistic
person who fights with fists
inveteracy
having an ingrained habit
incipient
beginning to exist
dishabille
state of being dressed carelessly
effrontery
shameless boldness
attenuated
weakened in force and intensity
aberration
deviating from the ordinary
hectoring
to be a bully
injunction
a command
obtruded
to thrust (something) forward
precipitately
fling or hurl down