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23 Cards in this Set

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amenities
noun
comforts and conveniences
Au revoir
verb
french phrase - for good-bye
capitulated
verb
gave up, surrendered, stopped resisting
debacle
noun
an overwhelming defeat
disarming
adj
allaying criticism or hostility
diverting
verb
turn in another direction;
draw off attention of;
entertain; amuse
imprudent
adj
rash, indiscreet; revealing secrets; hasty; reckless
indolently
adv
lazily
intermediary
noun
one who acts as a go-between
peruse
verb
to browse
precariously
adv
unsteadily; in an
unstable manner
prolonged
verb
make longer; cause to continue
protruding
verb
sticks out; thrusts out
receding
verb
go or shrink back; slope backwards; decline in force or value
retribution
noun
punishment for wrongdoing
status quo
noun
existing or unchanged position
surmounted
verb
overcome, prevail over, get over
tractable
adj
easily managed or controlled, docile
unruffled
adj
not able to disturb tranquility; calm
status quo
noun
existing or unchanged position
surmounted
verb
overcome, prevail over, get over
tractable
adj
easily managed or controlled, docile
unruffled
adj
not able to disturb tranquility; calm