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55 Cards in this Set

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Raze
level to ground
Sanction
approval
Temararious
bold
Upbraid
condemn severely
Verbose
wordy
Wheedle
cajole; entice
Accost
greet; address
Beguile
cheat; charm
Canard
an absurd rumor circulated to deceive the public
Delete
expunge; cancel
Effrontery
boldness
Feasible
workable
Gaunt
haggard; thin
Harlequin
clown
Impedient
delayal
Lassiez-faire
non-interference
Manifest
apparent; clear
Niggardly
stingy
Obsequious
cringing; fawning
Paragon
model
Quintescence
the most perfect state of an essence
Rebut
disprove
Sanctity
holiness
Temerity
rashness
Urban
pertaining to the city
Vernacular
common speech
Wily
cunning
Accrue
be added by growth
Bellicose
warlike in temperament
Candid
frank
Deleterious
harmful
Egregious
outstanding
Feckless
cowardly
Germane
relevant
Haughty
scornfully proud
Impervious
not penetrable
Laity
persons unrelated to a particular profession
Martinet
strict disciplinarian
Nocturnal
pertaining to the night
Obsolete
out of date
Paramount
supreme
Quixotic
impractical
Recalcitrant
stubbornly hostile
Sangfroid
composure
Temporal
pertaining to earthly matters
Usury
charging excessive interest
Vernal
springlike
Winnow
sift
Acerb
acid; sour
Benign
kindly
structuralism
introspection to explore the mind
functionalism
mental and behavioral processes help to adapt, survive and flourish
behaviorism
psychology should be 1. objective and 2. no reference to mental processes
humanistic
growth potential of people
cognitive neuroscience
brain activity linked with cognition