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50 Cards in this Set

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Paroxysm
outburst of emotion
Recrudescence
revival
Sardonic
sneering
Tenebrous
dark
Vicarious
sharing another's experience
Acquiesce
comply; yield
Bibliophobe
hater of books
Caper
skip
Demise
death
Emanate
issue forth
Fetid
having a bad odor
Gossamer
flimsy material; gauzy
Heresy
unorthodox doctrine
Importune
plead with
Lassitude
sluggishness
Mendicant
begging
Nonentity
of little importance
Ogle
flirt
Parricide
murder of a father or mother
Recumbent
lying down
Sartorial
pertaining to clothes
Tentative
experimental; provisional
Vicissitudes
change in fortune
Wrangle
quarrel
Acrimonious
biting; sharp
Bigoted
prejudiced
Capricious
changeable; whimsical
Demur
hesitate
Embezzle
steal
Fetish
an object of unreasoning devotion
Grandiose
grand; imposing
Heterogenous
not uniform
Impromptu
without previous preparation
Latent
hidden; not apparent
Mephitic
smelly
Novice
beginner
Ominous
forecasting evil
Parsimonious
stingy
Redolent
aromatic
Satiate
satisfy fully
Tenuous
slender
Victuals
food
Acumen
insight
Bizarre
strange; fantastic
Captious
quick to find a petty fault; hypercritical
Demure
affectedly modest
Emollient
softener
Fetter
chain
Gregarious
sociable
Hiatus
gap