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21 Cards in this Set

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probing
to search into or examine thoroughly; question closely
rigid
inflexible, strict, or severe:
atmosphere
the gaseous envelope surrounding the earth; the air.
bound
to place under obligation or compulsion; to have to do something
stagger
to walk, move, or stand unsteadily.
desperate
leaving little or no hope; very serious or dangerous
intently
having the attention sharply focused or fixed on something
sane
having a sound, healthy mind: a sane person.
trembling
to shake involuntarily with quick, short movements, as from fear, excitement; quake; quiver.
cowed
to frighten with threats, violence, etc.; intimidate; overawe.
heroine
a woman of distinguished courage or ability, admired for her brave deeds and noble qualities.
clarity
clearness or as to perception or understanding; freedom
trust
reliance on the integrity, strength of a person or thing; confidence.
forgery
the production of a fake work that is claimed to be genuine, as a coin, a painting, or a will
influence
the power of persons or things to be a compelling force on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others: He used family influence to get the contract.
salary
a fixed compensation periodically paid to a person for regular work or services.
triumph
the act of winning
steeled
to render insensible, inflexible, unyielding, determined,
dominated
to rule over; govern;
possessed
spurred or moved by a strong feeling, madness, or a supernatural power
snippet
1.a small piece snipped off; a small bit, scrap, or fragment: an anthology of snippets.
2.Informal . a small or insignificant person.