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22 Cards in this Set

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parsimony
stinginess
propriety
properness, good manners
rejuvenate
to make young and strong again
skeptical
doubting (oppoiste of gullible)
tenacious
tough, hard to defeat
animated
alive, moving
authentic
real
bias
prejudice, tendency, tilt
blithe
carefree, cheerful
dearth
a lack of, scarcity
divert
to change the direction of, to alter the course of, to amuse
enthrall
to thrill
heed
to listen to
hindrance
an obstruction, an annoying interference or delay
irascible
irritable
merger
a joining or marriagw
nostalgia
a sentimental longing for the past, homesickness
pretentious
pompous, self-important, ETS-like
saccharine
sweet, excessively or disgustingly sweet
stanza
a section of a poem, verse
venerate
to revere, to treat as something holy, especially because of great age
vilify
to say vile things about, to defame