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26 Cards in this Set

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abbreviate
(v) shorten, abridge
abstinence
(n) act of refraining from
adulation
(n) high praise
adversity
(n) misfortune
aesthetic
(adj) pertaining to beauty
amicable
(adj) agreeable
anachronistic
(adj) out-of-date
anecdote
(n) short account of event
anonymous
(adj) nameless
antagonist
(n) opponent
arid
(adj) extremely dry
assiduous
(adj) hard-working
asylum
(n) sanctuary
benevolent
(adj) friendly, helpful
camaraderie
(n) trust among friends
censure
(v) to criticize harshly
circuitous
(adj) indirect, roundabout
clairvoyant
(adj) able to see the future
collaborate
(v) to work together
compassion
(n) sympathy, mercy
compromise
(v) to settle differences,
(n) an agreement between opposing sides
condescending
(adj) patronizing
conditional
(adj) provisional, contingent
conformist
(n) follower of customs
congregation
(n) crowd of people
convergence
(n) joining of parts