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10 Cards in this Set

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defamatory
destructive of reputation; critical
deferential
courteous, respectful, or ingratiating regard for another's wishes
derogatory
intended to lower reputation; disparaging
desultory
passing aimlessly from one thing or subject ot another; disconnected
devoted
characterized by loyalty and devotion; faithful
didactic
intend to instruct, inform, or teach moral lesson; making moral observations
disdainful
contempt, scorn, look down with bitterness (lack of respect)
dramatic
series of events involving conflicting forces; overly expressive of emotions
effusive
gushing forth; unrestrained utterance
enthusiastic
strong warmth or feeling; feen interest; fervor; eager; energetic; ambitious