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22 Cards in this Set

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cryptic
mystifying; mysterious
bemused
confused; bewildered
conjecture
to guess based on little evidence
n. a speculation, a guess, an assumption
ambiguous
unclear in meaning, capable of being interpreted in different ways
ambiguity
a lack of clarity;
dubious
adj. full of doubt, uncertain
dubiety
n. doubt, skeptisism
abstruse
difficult to understand
abstract
theoretical; not concrete
recondite
hard to understand (refers to scholarly language)
blatant
unpleasantly loud or obvious; glaring (refers to speech)
flagrant
glaringly bad; notorious, scandalous (refers to what you ssee and do)
manifest
visible, evident
manifestation
a visible showing
salient
jutting out; conspicuous
discernment
acumen, perception
discern
to have insight; to see things clearly
lucid
clear; easy to understand
candor
honesty; truthfulness
candid
honest, straightforward
deliineate
v. to describe accurately; to draw and outline
ostentatious
excessively consicuous, showed off