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36 Cards in this Set

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Abet (v)
to aid
Abnegate (v)
to give up
Abrogate (v)
to annul
Abscond (v)
to leave quickly in secret
Abstemious (adj)
done sparingly
Acclivity (n)
uphill slope
Accretion (n)
a growth
Adamant (adj)
unyielding
Adjudicate (v)
to hear and settle a matter
Adulation (n)
excessive flattery
Adumbrate (v)
to give a hint of something to come
Aerire (n)
a nest built high
Algorithm (n)
an established procedure
Alimentary (adj)
pertaining to food
Animus (n)
ill will
Anodyne (n)
a source of comfort
Anthropomorphic (adj)
suggesting human characteristics
Aphorism (n)
a short statement
Aplomb (n)
poise
Apostate (n)
one who renounces religion
Arable (adj)
suitable for cultivation
Arrears (n)
unpaid
Arrogate (v)
to claim without right
Askance (adv)
with disapproval
Aver (v)
to affirm
Ballast (n)
A structure that helps stabilize
Beatific (adj)
Calmness
Beget (v)
to produce
Berate (n)
to scold harshly
Bilious (adj)
ill-tempered
Blithely (adv)
Merrily, cheerful
Bovine (adj)
relating to cows
Braggart (n)
a person who brags in a loud manner
Bucolic (adj)
rural
Burnish (v)
to polish
Bursar (n)
keeper of funds