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9 Cards in this Set

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Prodigy
a young person with high intelligence or a special talent

The three year old sat down at the piano the first time and played Beethoven beautifully
Indignity
an insult or embarrassment

I suffered an indignity with I slipped in the classroom.
Reproach
shame, disgrace, being censured

My behavior was so good it was beyond reproach.
Ream
a quantity of paper


I bought a package of paper. It had 500 sheets in it or a ream
Reverie
Daydreaming or daydream

Instead of listening to the teacher, I was in a reverie
Lament
To feel sorrow or sadness for

I lament that I did not study for the test today.
Devastate
to destroy or overwhelm

I was devasted when I lost my father's wallet.
Fiasco
Complete ridiculous failure

The teacher's lesson was a fiasco because the students would not listen
Betrayal
To deceive or break trust

The boy betrayed his friend when he told the secret to everyone.