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22 Cards in this Set

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to convert, translate, metamorphose
transmute
to concede, deign, bestow, confer; to permit
vouchsafe
delusions of grandeur
megalomania
languor, world-weariness, listlessness
ennui
a "no-show" jub, suchy bov, "plum"
sinecure
surrogate, substitute; imagined, secondhand
vicarious
a rabble-rouser, firebrand
demagogue
an innuendo, slander, calumny, denigration
aspersion
to shastise, rebuke, censure, upbraid
castigate
furtive, clandestine, covery, concealed
surreptitious
grotesque, fantastic, outlandish
bizarre
curt, tactless, ungracious, rough
brusque
evil, odious, abominable, outrageous
heinous
to overstep, exceed, trespass; to err
transgress
rebellious, mutinous; a revolutionary
insurgent
to think up, devise, concoct, fbricate
contrive
to undeceive, enlighten, set straight
disabuse
unchangeable, unalterable, fixed, invariable
immutable
a feferee, arbitator, mediator; an authority
arbiter
to wheedle, inveigle, softsoap, sweet-talk
cajole
exceptional, atypical, unusual, aberrant
anomalous
a bond, restraint; to bind, restrain, hamper
fetter