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33 Cards in this Set

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conjecture
noun
inference or judgement based on inconclusive or incomplete evidence; guesswork
fain
adjective
glad, content, willing
sagacity
noun
the quality of being discerning, sound in judgement, and farsighted; wisdom
abash
verb
to make ashamed or uneasy; disconcert (going against someone)
singular
adjective
of or relating to a seperate person or thing; individual
somber
adjective
grave or gloomy in character
vernerate
verb
to regard with feelings of respect and reverence
procure
verb
to goet possesion of; obtain by particular care and effort
tremulous
adjective
trembling, quivering, or shaking
wistful
adjective
full of wishful yearning
resolute
adjective or verb
marked by firm determination; bold, steady
alacrity
noun
cheerful willingness; speed or quickness
sallow
adjective
of a sickly, yellowish hue or complexion
palpable
adjective
capqable of being felt, touched, or handled; intangivle
abyss
noun
an immeasuareably deep chasm, pit, or void
abate
verb
to reduce in amount, degree, or intensity; lessen
incredulous
adjective
skeptical, disbelieveing
reproach
verb
to express disapproval of, critisism of, or disapointment in someone (blame them)
conjure
verb
to charge or entreat earnestly or solemnly; to summon as if by magic
countenance
noun
facial expression or demeanor
perplex
verb
to complicate to the part where it is confusing
verdure
noun
a fresh or flourishing condindition (lush green)
pervade
berb
to be present throughout
magnanimous
adjective
great-minded, selfless, having a generous spirit
dilate
verb
to widen or become larger
affect
verb
to influence
undulate
verb
to cuase to move in a smooth, wavelike motion
serene
adjective
unaffected by disturbance; calm and unruffled
vivacious
adjective
lively in sprit or manner
wan
adjective or verb
suggestive of poor health, feeble

to become sickly
expostulate
verb
reason with someone to dissuade them from doing something
lurid
adjective
gruesome
zenith
noun
the highest point, top of something