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21 Cards in this Set

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BEGUILE
Verb. To lead by deception; cheat; to please, persuade by use of wiles (charms)
CONDONE
Verb. To pardon or look voluntarily; treat as trivial, harmless, or not of importance. Excuse.
DEFAULT
Verb. Failure to pay financial debts; to fail to perform, pay, or make good; forfeit.
DEVIOUS
Adj. Out of the way; remote; tricky; roundabout
DISPOSITION
Noun. Settlement/final arrangement; character; personality; temperamental makeup.
INTANGIBLE
Adj. Incapable of being felt by touch.
MISANTRHOPIC
Adj. Marked by a hatred or contempt for mankind; cynical; distrustful of human nature and motives.
PROSAIC
Adj. Unimagivnative; matter of fact; plain, unimaginative quality of character.
SCRUPLES
Noun. Ethical consideration or principle that inhibits action; to be reluctant on grounds of conscience.
TYRANNY
Noun. A government in which absolute power is tested in a single ruler; oppressive power.
PREEMINENT
Adj. Outstanding; of paramount importance, rank, dignity.
OBSTINATE
Adj. Perversely adhering to an opinion, purpose or course in spite of reason, arguments or persuasion.
MAXIM
Noun. A general truth, fundamental principle, or rule of conduct; a saying of proverbial nature.
STELLAR
Adj. Of or relating to the stars or relating to a theatrical or fil star; or outstanding.
DEPLORABLE
Adj. Bad; wretched; to feel or express grief (deplore); regret strongly).
ENSCONCED
Verb. Shelter or conceal; to settle comfortably or snugly.
BENEVOLENT
Adj. Marked by or disposed to doing good; organized for purpose of doing good.
CYNICAL
Adj. Peevish; having the attitude or temper of a cynic; distrustful of human ature and motives.
POSTHUMOUSLY
Adv. Published after the death of an auther; following or occuring after death.
SORDID
Adj. Dirty, filthy, marked by grossness; wretched; squalid.
ENGLISH VOCABULARY LIST #3
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