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50 Cards in this Set

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Deride
ridicule
Enhance
increase
Flamboyant
showy
Homily
sermon
Incessant
without pause
Limpid
transparently clear
Miry
muddy
Ostensible
apparent
Penance
sorrow for a sin
Regimen
administration
Scourge
punish severly
Timorous
fearful
Virtuoso
expert
Abstemious
moderate, especially in the use of food and drink
Bombastic
pompous in language
Cavil
find petty fault
Derogatory
belittling
Enigma
puzzle
Flay
scold severly; skin
Homogeneous
uniform
Incipient
beginning
Lithe
nimble; bending easily
Miscreant
villain
Ostentatious
showing off
Penchant
strong inclination
Relegate
assign to an inferior position
Scrutiny
careful examination
Tirade
a long speech of abuse
Virulent
malignant; hostile
Aesthetic
pertaining to the beautiful
Bounty
generosity
Celerity
speed
Descry
discern
Enjoin
prohibit
Fleet
moving fast
Hoodwink
deceive
Inclement
merciless; stormy
Litigious
disputing at law
Misnomer
wrong name
Ostracize
banish disgracefully
Pensive
thoughtful
Relegant
on the subject
Scurrilous
coarsely abusive in language
Torpid
listless, phlegmatic, sluggish
Visage
face
Affable
sociable
Bowdlerize
remove offensive portions in a book
Celibate
one who is not married
Desecrate
render unholy
Ephemeral
short-lived