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22 Cards in this Set

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a desecration, profanation, defilement
sacrilege
a charm, amulet
talisman
to propose, put forward, set forth
propound
a petitioner, suitor
suppliant
a whirlpool, vortex; chaos, turbulence
maelstrom
clear, obvious, manifest, patent
overt
theatrical, melodramatic, stagy
histronic
nearsighted, shortsighted
myopic
promptly, peremptorily, abruptly
summarily
a ploy, stratagem, ruse, maneuver
gambit
a solemn agreement, pact, compact
covenant
fitness, appropriateness, correctness
propriety
a criticism, rebuke, reproof
animadversion
roundabout, indirect, tricky, sly, artful
devious
salty, briny, saline
brackish
to ripple, flucuate, rise and fall
undulate
tranquil, serene, placid; palmy
halcyon
eager, greedy, keen, enthusiastic
avid
to buttonhole, approach, confront
accost
inflammatory, provocative
incendiary
promptness, alacrity, speed, rapidity
celerity
disparging, derogatory, deprecatory
pejorative