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66 Cards in this Set

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disparage
belittle
(v)
inherent
inborn;innate
(adj)
divulge
reveal
(v)
vacillate
fluctuate;waver
(v)

disparate
different;unrelated
(adj)
dispel
scatter;cause to vanish
(v)
diffident
shy;reticent
(adj)
dispatch
speediness;prompt execution
(n)
dissipate
waste;scatter
(v)
eclectic
composed of wide variety
(adj)
elicit
to call forth
(v)
exonerate
to acquit;exculpate
(v)
voracious
ravenous
(adj)
larceny
theft
(n)
decry
disagree strongly
(v)
curtail
shorten; reduce
(v)
refute
decry; disagree strongly
(v)
introspective
seeing own experiences;introverted
(adj)
induce
persuade
(v)
implement
to fulfill;perform;carry out
(v)
reprehensible
deserving blame
(adj)
ruthless
merciless;cruel;without pity or compassion
(adj)
satirize
mock; ridicule
(v)
steadfast
firmly established
(adj)
stratagem
contrivance
(n)
transcendent
surpassing;exceeding
(adj)
urbane
elegant;sophisticated
(adj)
susceptible
highly impressionable
(adj)
subversive
in opposition to government/rules
(adj)
farce
broad mockery; ridicule
(n)
impromptu
without previous preparation; off the spur of the moment
(adj)
languid
lacking in spirit/liveliness
(adj)
pedantic
showing off in learning; bookish
(adj)
deterrent
something that discourages or hinders
(n)
temperament
disposition
(n)
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions
(adj)
console
lessen sadness
(v)
eclipse
darken;extinguish; surpass
(v)
reverent
deeply respectful
(adj)
provocative
tending to provoke
(adj)
heed
consider
(v)
fastidious
given to detail; insatiable
(adj)
buoyant
cheerful;optimistic
(adj)
impede
block;hinder; stop/delay
(v)
erroneous
mistaken;wrong;incorrect
(adj)
pragmatic
practical
(adj)
opaque
not transparent
(adj)
intangible
not able to be percieved by senses;vague
(adj)
ingrate
ungrateful person
(n)
espouse
to adopt;support
(v)
premise
assumption;postulate
(n)
sever
to cut;separate
(v)
superfluous
unnecessary
(adj)
embellish
adorn
(v)
implacable
not able to be pacified
(adj)
utopia
ideal place, state, society
(n)
immutable
unchangeable
(adj)
repudiate
to disclaim; disown; renounce
(v)
petulant
touchy; peevish
(adj)
indict
to bring charges against
(v)
flippant
lacking seriousness
(adj)
ingenuous
naive
(adj)
portent
omen;foreshadowing
(n)
subdue
to make less intense; make more quiet
(v)
esoteric
understood by few; obscure
(adj)
taciturn
silent; quiet; reticent
(adj)