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89 Cards in this Set

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reprove
to scold
profligate
extremely wasteful
ambiguous
having more than one meaning
revere
to worship
servile
overly submissive
refute
to disprove
lucid
clear, easy to understand
aesthetic
concerned with art/beauty
complacent
smug, overly confident
eloquent
speaking well
guile
cunning
deter
to prevent
tentative
temporary
depravity
moral corruption
adversary
enemy
banal
common
extol
`to praise
insipid
bland, boring
austere
severe
expedite
to make faster/easier
heresy
an opinion violently opposed to belief
censure
to blame/criticize
arbitrary
subject to individual judgement
fallacious
false
intangible
not able to be touched
taciturn
quiet
dubious
doubtful
flagrant
shocking
dogmatic
stubbornly opinionated
facilitate
tomake easier
exhaustive
thourough
reticent
quiet
deference
a show of respect
vacillate
to waver between choices
didactic
insturctive
relegate
to dismiss to an inferior position
dissent
disagreement
disparity
inequality
disparage
to speak badly of
ephemeral
short lived
prosaic
uninspired
profuse
flowing freely
expedient
useful for affectin a desired result
fastidious
not easy to please
philanthropy
desire to help mankind
astute
clever
languid
slow, tired
mitigate
to make milder
deride
to make fun of
lethargic
tired, weak
indolence
laziness
ambivalent
undecided
caustic
burning
laud
to praise
acquiesce
to agree finally
atrophy
to waste away from lack of use
inadvertant
accidental
emulate
to imitate
stoic
indifferent to pleasure/pain
orthodox
standard
efface
to erase
immutable
unchangin
innocuous
harmless
coalesce
to come together
marred
damaged
cryptic
mysterious
innate
inborn
sycophant
brownnoser
esoteric
understood only by few
pretentious
pompous
rescind
to take back
contrite
apologetic
blithe
free spirited
nostalgic
yearning for good days
saccharine
overly sweet
crupulous
careful
hedonistic
pleasure seeking
apocryphal
of doubtful origin
animosity
hatred
stringent
strict
voluminous
very large
hackneyed
over used
amass
to accumulate
trepidation
fear
desecrate
to profane a holy place
fortuitous
accidental
vehement
urgent, passionate
assuage
to soothe
verbose
wordy