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21 Cards in this Set

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harbinger
one that announces or foreshadows what is coming;precursor
credulous
inclined to believe esp. on slight evidence
slapdash
haphazard;careless
airplay
the broadcasting of audio or visual recording on the air over radio or on t.v.
imperious
commanding, arrogant, domineering
caprice
sudden change of mind
a sudden whim or fancy
specious
seeming to be genuine, correct or beautiful, but really not
asphyxiation
suffocate;smother
raucous
harsh boisterously disorder
hoe
a long-handled implement with a thin flat blade used for cultivating, weeding, and loosening plants
allegory
an expression through symbolic figures and actions of truths or generalizations about human conduct or experience
trancend
to rise above the limits of
revel
to take great delight
a usu. wild party or celebration
venerates
to regard with respect
adore
worship
profligate
wildly extravagant; recklessly wasteful
servility
submissive
unfathomably
difficult to understand or comprehend
sequestered
set apart;segregate
amorphous
shapeless, formless
not crystallized
gusto
quality of enhancing enjoyment
relish;zest
emaciated
to become or cause to become very thin