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26 Cards in this Set

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revere
to hold in great esteem, to honor
alleviate
to relieve
cliche
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
paradox
a seemingly contradictory statement that nonetheless expresses a truth
conventional
a traditional way of doing things
anomalous
deviating from a general rule, an irregularity
mitigate
to relieve
platitude
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
venerate
to hold in great esteem, to honor
innocuous
harmless, not damaging
hackneyed
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
mollify
to relieve
allay
to relieve
banal
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
eclectic
choosing from a variety of sources
temporize
to delay, be tardy
mundane
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
trite
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
elusive
hard to catch, evasive
prosaic
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
vapid
commonplace, unimaginative, ordinary
aesthetic
appealing to the sense of beauty
dawdle
to delay, to be tardy
assuage
to relieve
dilatory
to delay, be tardy
procrastinate
to delay, be tardy