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15 Cards in this Set

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pirate
to illegally use or reproduce
pith
the essential or central part
pithy
precise and brief
placate
to appease; to calm by making concessions
platitude
a superficial remark, esp. one offered as meaningful
plummet
to plunge or drop straight down
polemical
controversial; argumentative
prodigal
recklessly wasteful; extravagant; profuse; lavish
profuse
given or coming forth abundantly; extravagant
proliferate
to grow or increase swiftly and abundantly
queries
questions; inquiries; doubts in the mind; reservations
querulous
prone to complaining or grumbling; peevish
rancorous
characterized by bitter, long-lasting resentment (noun form: rancor)
recalcitrant
obstinately defiant of authority; difficult to manage
repudiate
to refuse to have anything to do with; disown