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25 Cards in this Set

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Burgeon
To grow and flourish
Edify
To instruct morally or spiritually; educate, enlighten, teach
Sobriquet
Nickname
Wraith
A ghost or specter
Peccadillo
A minor sin or offense
Husband (v.)
To manage economically; to use sparingly
Umbrage
Offense; resentment
Invective
Abusive language
Perspicacious
Astute, keen-witted, intelligent
Mar
To damage or deface; to spoil
Peregrinate
To wander from place to place; to travel, especially on foot
Affected (adj.)
Phony; artificial; insincere
Assail
To attack; to assault
Sybarite
A person devoted to pleasure and luxury
Corroborate
To support with evidence
Phlegmatic
Calm and unemotional in temperament
Ersatz
Fake
Lugubrious
Sorrowful, mournful, dismal
Fecund
Fertile; fruitful; productive
Axiom
Premise, postulate, self-evident truth
Kindle
To set fire or ignite; to excite or inspire
Ingratiate
To gain favor or an advantage by pleasing someone; flattery
Rejoinder
Response, retort
Epicure
A person with refined taste in food and wine
Philistine
A person who is guided by materialism and is disdainful of intellectual or artistic values; capitalist