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15 Cards in this Set

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EUPHEMISM
Use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more distasteful one
EXACERBATE
To make worse
FAWN
To grovel
FERVID
Intensely emotional; feverish
GARRULOUS
Tending to talk a lot
HOMOGENOUS
Of a similar kind
IMPETUOUS
Quick to act without thinking
INIMICAL
Hostile, unfriendly
LACONIC
Using few words
CATALYST
Something that brings about change in something else
CONDONE
To overlook, pardon, or disregard
CONVOLUTED
Intricate and complicated
DESICCATE
To dry out thoroughly
DIFFIDENT
Lacking self confidence
DISCERN
To perceive, to recognize