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49 Cards in this Set

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foretell
tell before it happens
mimic
imitate
transient
shortlived, person who stays briefly then moves on
torpid
sluggish
fluent
smooth-flowing, able to speak easily
temporal
non-spirtual
divulge
make known
ephemeral
shortlived
enclousure
material accompanying a letter, space shut in on all sides
recoil
spring back
nebulous
vague, cloudlike group of stars
chasten
punish
snub
short, rudely ignore
epitome
person or thing typifying a quaility
skimp
aplend as little time as possible
solar
of the sun
ennui
boredom
doughty
bold and strong
treatise
formal essay
uncouth
crude
appraise
estimate worth, judge quaility of
latent
hidden
demise
transfer
futile
useless
heterodox
not generally accepted
apparition
ghostlike figure
tonic
medicine that restores vitallity
myriad
countless
eshchew
shun
euphoria
feeling of wellbeing
tractable
easily managed
pervade
spread throughout
vouch
support by speaking up
gulliable
easily decieved
alumni
graduates
suave
gracious and self-assured
transpose
reverse the letter, write in different key
intrepid
fearless
credence
belief in what another says
portcullis
iron gate that closes off gateway
rime
poem, frozen mist
malingerer
person who pretends to be ill
bandy
bowlegged, gossip
embellish
add decorative details
acquiesce
agree without protest
amorous
loving
arbitrary
based on a personal whim
annotated
explanatory notes
martyr
person who dies for their cause