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50 Cards in this Set

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beatitude
a state of utmost bliss
beguile
deceive
bellicose
warlike
benediction
the invocation of a blessing
beneficence
kindness
benign
harmless
beset
trouble,harrass, attack
bestial
savage
bestow
to present (as a gift)
bestride
to ride, sit, or stand astride
biennal
taking place once in two years
bilk
cheat, swindle
bland
gentle, mild, soft, balmy
blasphemy
expressing lack or reverence for God
blatant
objectionably loud
blazon
to adorn; to proclaim
blithe
happily lighthearted, gay
bluster
to speak boastfully
boorish
rude
botch
to ruin through clumsiness
bounty
a reward, premium, or subsidy given
bourgeois
a middle-class person
bovine
or or relating to oxen or cows
brandish
to shake or wave menacingly
breech
buttocks, rump
brigand
bandit, robber
broach
to introduce as a topic of conversation
browbeat
to intimidate by sternness or arrogance
bruit
to spread news
brusque
curt, blunt, abrupt in manner
bucolic
pertaining to the country; pastoral
buffoon
clown; fool
bullion
gold or silver
bumptious
arrogant
bureaucracy
government through special agencies
burnish
to make shiny by rubbing : polish
cacophony
harsh or discordant sound
cajole
to persuade or coax
caliber
degree of worth
calumny
slander
canticle
any or several liturgical songs taken from the bible
canter
to trot
canvass
to make a survey
capitulate
to surrender
caprice
an inclination to do things impulsively
captious
to find fault
captivate
to fascinate
careen
to sway from side to side
carnage
slaughter
carp
complain constantly