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25 Cards in this Set

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criticize/criticism
calumny
castigate
chastise
deride/derisive
derogate
diatribe
haranguelambaste
oppugn
pillory
remonstrate
annoy
aggravate
irk
perturb
beginner
acolyte
neophyte
novice
proselyte
tyro
foul
fulsome
invidious
noisome
difficult to understand
esoteric
inscrutable
opaque
rarefied
recondite
turbid
debauchery
bacchanalian
carousal
depraved
dissipated
iniquity
libertine
libidinous
licentious
reprobate
ribald
salacious
sordid
turpitude
smart/learned
astute
canny
erudite
perspicacious
changing/quickly
capricious
mercurial
volatile
praise
aggrandize
encomium
eulogize
extol
venerate
poor
destitute
esurient
indigent
impecunious
withdrawal/retreat
abeyance
abjure
abnegation
abortive
abrogate
decamp
demur
recant
recidivism
remission
renege
rescind
retrograde
truth
fealty
probity
biting (as in wit/temperament)
acerbic
acidulous
acrimonious
asperity
mordant
mordacious
trenchant
weaken
adulterate
enervate
obviate
stultify
vitiate
harmful
baleful
baneful
inimical
insidious
minatory
perfidious
pernicious
timid
craven
diffident
pusillanimous
recreant
timorous
trepidation
stubborn
implacable
inexorable
intractable
intransigent
obdurate
obstinate
pertinacious
recalcitrant
refractory
renitent
untoward
beginning/young
burgeoning
callow
engender
inchoate
incipient
nascent
overblown/wordy
bombastic
circumlocution
garrulous
grandiloquent
loquacious
periphrastic
prolix
turgid
verbose
hostile
antithetic
churlish
curmudgeon
irascible
malevolent
misanthropic
truculent
vindictive
boring
fatuous
hackneyed
insipid
mundane
pedestrian
platitude
prosaic
quotidian
trite
terse
compendious
curt
laconic
pithy
succinct
taciturn
assist
abet
ancillary
countenance
espouse
mainstay
munificent
stalwart
sustenance
greedy
covetous
penurious
venal
sastify
assuage
defer
mitigate
propitiate
slake