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39 Cards in this Set

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anarchy
lawlessness, disorder
automaton
robot, mechanical being
autonomous
self governing, free, independent
boisterous
noisy, uproar
buxom
plump, vigorously healthy, well endowed
candid
fair, free from bias, frank, open
caustic
biting, corrosive, sharp
cede
to yield, transfer by treaty
cryptic
secret, mysterious, in code
cuisine
style of cooking
culinary
relating to cooking and the kitchen
dauntless
fearless, undismayed, brave
democracy
gov't by the people, rule of majority
explicit
clear, specific, definite, fully developed
gourmand
gourmet, lover of fine food, glutton
impecunious
penniless, poor
intrigue
plot, scheme, trick, to interest or entice
levity
lightness, frivolity, merriment
lewd
lustful, lascivious, crude
limpid
clear, transparent
loathesome
disgusting, detestable, repulsive
longevity
length, long duration
lope
easy bounding gait, easy gallop
lout
oaf, awkward fellow
peppery
fiery, stinging, touchy, irritable, pungent
rash
hasty, incautious, adventurous, reckless
republican
supporting a republic, power resides in citizens entitled to vote
residual
remainder, after effect
retrograde
moving backward
retrospect
reflection, review of the past, reminisce
revelry
celebration, festival, merriment, carousal
socialism
collective or gov't ownership, owned by gov't
stealthy
furtive, secretly
veto
prohibit, prevent, refuse
vitriolic
caustic, bitter feeling
vituperative
scolding, berating, abusive, censure. very severely
vivacious
lively, spirited, energetic
vociferous
boisterous, high spirited, noisy
vulgar
coarse, gross, common obscene