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22 Cards in this Set

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compensation, reimbursement, redress; restoration
restitution
sturdy, stout; intrepid, valiant; a mainstay
stalwart
formidable, fearsome, awesome; august
redoubtable
to chatter, prattle, blab, babbie, palaver
prate
precise, scrupulous, exacting; fussy, finicky
punctilious
defenseless, exposed, unguarded
vulnerable
to ravage, sack, loot; booty
pillage
to cheapen, corrupt, demean, depreciate
debase
trivial, negligible, petty, trifling
inconsequential
to upset, rattle, ruffle, faze, perturb
disconcert
to lessen, relieve, alleviate, diminish
mitigate
to create, fashion, fabricate; to rustle up
concoct
corpselike, wasted, haggard, emaciated, ghastly
cadaverous
to chide, chastise, upbraid, reproach
reprove
forbidding, rigorous; puritanical, ascetic; unadorned, subdued
austere
a salary, wage, allowance, emolument
stipend
humanitarian, magnanimous, charitable
beneficent
majestic; bombastic, highfalutin
grandiose
to profane, defile, violate
desecrate
crude, vulgar, tasteless, oafish; obtuse
crass
a violation, transgression, breach, offense
infraction
to stop, discontinue, refrain, suspend
desist