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33 Cards in this Set

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venerate
to revere, respect
estivate
spend summer in 1 place
parricide
one who murders relatives
variegated
varied in color
halcyon
cal and peaceful
placid
calm, peaceful, serene
histrionic
dramatic, theatracal
panacea
cure all
irresolute
doubtful, indecisive
cogent
valid, convincing, pertinent
laconic
concise, brief
altruistic
unselfish, selfless
expediously
fast
judictiously
sensible, wise, prudent
cavil
to raise trivial objections
untrammeled
free, not confined
pristine
original
fleeting
fade, vanish
travesty
parody, mockery
stupefied
astound, stun
soporific
sleep inducing
pompous
arrogant
bombastic
pompous, arrogant, pretentious
sotto voce
softly
moribund
dying
truculent
cruel, pugnacious, agressive
supercilious
disdainful
ubiquitious
widespread
vilification
defame, slander
obloquy
disgrase, abuse
diatribe
rant, long speech
burnish
to polish by rubbing
vignette
short description/story