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50 Cards in this Set

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Pervade
spread; saturate
Retort
sharp reply
Simulate
pretend
Tureen
soup dish
Amenable
responsive
Choreography
art of the dance
Dichotomy
division into two parts
Esoteric
profound; understood by few
Inert
motionless
Moribund
dying
Perverse
contrary-minded; wilful
Retribution
compensation
Sinecure
a position not requiring much work
Turgid
swollen
Amity
friendliness
Circuitous
indirect
Dictum
authoritative statement
Espouse
wed; advocate (as a doctrine)
Inexorable
pitiless
Morose
gloomy
Petulant
highly irritable
Retrogress
return to a former condition
Sinister
evil
Turpitude
baseness
Analogy
similarity
Circumlocutory
wordy
Didactic
instructive
Estrange
hostile
Inference
logical conclusion or deduction
Motley
of mixed ingredients
Philatelist
stamp collector
Ribald
low in language
Sinuous
winding
Tyro
beginner
Anathema
curse; abomination
Circumspect
cautious
Diffident
shy
Ethereal
heavenly
Ingenious
skillful
Mundane
ordinary
Philology
study of languages
Rill
a small brook
Sleazy
shabby
Anomalous
abnormal; irregular
Circumvent
evade by means of deception
Dilatory
delaying
Ethnology
science of cultures and racial origins
Ingenuous
frank; without cunning; unsophisticated
Munificent
generous
Phlegmatic
sluggish