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33 Cards in this Set

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Too Critical
Captious
Clear From Blame
Exonerate
Exculpate
Absolve
Short Time
Ephemeral Fleeting
Compendious Pithy
Corrupt
Unscrupulous Venal Base
Nefarious Depraved Reprobate
Dissolute Miasma Ignoble
Licentious
Dormant
Torpid Latent
Quiescent
Decorated
Ornate Rococo Baroque
Sanguine Aureate
Lavish
Sumptuous Opulent Posh
GREED
Covetous Avarice Cupidity
Rapacity
Pompous
Bombastic Fustian Arrogant
Vain Haughty Sententious
Conceited Supercilious Magisterial
Sorrowful
Despondent Forlorn Melancholy
Woeful Disconsolate Doleful
Crestfallen Dismal
Predict
Prognosticate Forecast Foretell
Foresee Envision Envisage
Presage Divine Auger
Express Sorrow
Lament Keen Dirge
elegy Threnody Monody
Requiem
TRICKERY
Subterfuge Guile Stratagem
Artifice Wiliness Ruse
Perfidy
DISLIKE
Loath Execrate Abhor
Enmity Antipathy Odium
Abominate Animus Dungeon
CRITICISM
Trenchant Vitriol (cruel) Lambaste
Excoriate Inveigh Pillory
Scathing
PUNISH
Reprimand Rebuke Upbraid Chastise
Berate Reprove Reproach Chide
Admonish Lambaste
IRRITATION
Waspish Tetchy Fractious
Peevish Choleric Splenetic
Irascible Crotchety Curmudgeon
Ornery Bilious Cantankerous
Nettle
PROTEST/Against
DISSIDENCE (against policy)
Dissent (hold view against
Remonstration fulminate
Demur inveigh
QUESTION
Impugn (call into)
Apocryphal (of questionable authority)
SARCASM
Derision Scorn
Ridicule Sneering
Lampoon
Superficial
Ostensible (appear to be true)
Glib (fluent in superficial manner)
Factitious
Sedulity
Opprobrium
dedication/diligence
Public disapproval
Bemoan

Arrant

Epithet
Express pity for

Complete, Utter

word or phrase of abuse
Untoward

Ersatz

Mordacious
Unexpected

Artificial

Biting sarcasm or invective
Low Energy
Flagging Torpid Attenuate
Languid Lethargic Lassitude
Listless Indolence
Generous
Benediction Munificent
Command
Edict Precept Dictum
Adjure Decree Interdict
Imperious

Arrogate

Mendacious
Assume power without justification

Claim without justification

Dishonest
Inculpate

Sententious

Venal
Charge with fault

Moralize in pompous or superficial way

Susceptible to bribery
Indecisive
Ambivalent Vacillating Dithering
Wavering Equivocating
Covetous

Mercurial

Solicitous
Greedy

Unpredictable changes in mood/ volatile

Showing interest or concern
Bold
Valorous Temerarious Feisty
NEGATIVE
Brash Insolent Impudent
Brazen Presumptuous Impertinent
Superficially True
RIGHT WORD
Ostensible Specious
Seeming Illusory
Dilettante Spurious