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165 Cards in this Set

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subjugate
to conquer
subjection
dependence
stymie
to block
stultify
to impair or reduce
stripling
adolescent boy
strident
loud
striate
grooved
stolid
little emotion
stockable
enclosed area with a defensive wall
stint
frugal
stilted
unnatural
stentorian
loud
steadfast
immovable
stately
grand
unapproachable
stark
bare
empty
stand
group of trees
stalwart
strong
staid
self-restrained but dull
staccato
clear cut sounds
squalid
filth
spurn
scorn
spurious
flase
sprightly
lively
sportive
playful
specious
deceptively attractive
sordid
filthy
sophomoric
immature
overconfident
sophistry
deceptive reasoning
sophist
person good at arguing
sonorous
rich sound
somnolent
drowsy
solstice
shortest/longest day
solipsism
belief that the self is the only reality
solicitous
eager
solecism
grammatical mistake
sojourn
visit
sodden
saturated
sobriquet
nickname
snippet
tidbit
slovenly
messy
slipshod
hasty
careless
slake
to calm down
skulk
sneak
singe
scorch
sinecure
well paying job
simper
to smirk
sidle
move along one side
shirk
to avoid a task due to fear
serpentine
winding
seraphic
sublime
sepulchral
typical of a place of burial
sententious
moralizing tone
senescent
growing old
seminal
beginnning
sedition
rebellion
sectarian
narrow-minded
secant
straight line intersecting a curve at 2 points
scurrilous
vulgar
scrivener
copyist
scoff
ridicule
scion
child
scintillate
sparkle
scintilla
small amount
schism
disharmony
scathing
painfully hot
scabrious
indecent things
scabbard
sheath for sword/dagger
saunter
walk in a leisurely manner
sardonic
mock
sapient
wise
sap
to weaken gradually
sanctimony
hypocritical devoutness
salubrious
healthful
sallow
sickly yellow in color
salient
conspicuous
sagacious
wise
sacrosanct
sacred
ruminate
reflect upon
ruffled
irritated
rue
regret
rubric
category name
rotund
fat
rostrum
stage for public speaking
roil
to disturb
roccoco
ornamented
reposte
retort
rift
an open space
a crack
rife
widespread
abundant
ribald
humorous in a vulgar way
revulsion
dislike
revile
verbal abuse
revere
regard with awe
revelry
festive
retrench
reorganize
reticent
reserved
restive
impatient, difficult to control
resplendent
splendid
respite
interval of relief
restive
refusing to move
rescind
to cancel
requite
repay
repudiate
disown
reprove
correct
reprobate
devoid of decency
reproach
disgrace, shame
reprise
repetition
reprehensible
blameworthy
reprehend
criticize
repose
leisure
repine
disconnected with
rent
torn apart
repast
meal
renitent
resistning pressure
neanscent
reborn
remonstrate
to protest
remit
send as payment
relish
to enjoy
relent
gentler in attitude
relegate
to assign to a class
rejoinder
response
regicide
kill king
repute
prove to be false
refractory
resistant
refract
deflect light/sound
refectory
room where meals are served
redress
relief from wrong
rectitude
moral uprightness
recreant
disloyal
recreancy
coward
recount
describe facts
recondite
known only to a few
recompense
payment to reward punishment
recidivism
relapse into antisocial behavior
recant
retract an statement
recalcitrant
disobidient
rebuff
snub
rebarbative
irritating
reactionary
extreme conservatism in politics
raze
tear down
raw
vulgar
raucous
harsh sounding
ratiocination
logical reasoning
ratify
confirm
rarefy
make thinner
more refined
rapt
absorbed
rapacious
greedy
rant
scold
rancor
hatred
ramify
branch out
divide
raillery
lighthearted jesting
rebuff
snub
rebarbative
irritating
reactionary
extreme conservatism in politics
raze
tear down
raw
vulgar
raucous
harsh sounding
ratiocination
logical reasoning
ratify
confirm
rarefy
make thinner
more refined
rapt
absorbed
rapacious
greedy
rant
scold
rancor
hatred
ramify
branch out
divide
raillery
lighthearted jesting