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20 Cards in this Set

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allege
(v.) to assert without proof
arrant
(adj.) shameless, blatant
badinage
(n.) light and playful conversation
concilate
(v.) to reconcile
countermand
(v.) reverse one order or command with another
echelon
(n.) level, rank
exacerbate
(v.) intensify, worsen
fatuous
(adj.) stupid or foolish in a self-satisfied way
irrefutable
(adj.) indisputable, undeniable
juggernaut
(n.) a massive and inescapable force
lackadaisical
(adj.) halfhearted, lax
litany
(n.) any repetitive chant; a lont list
macabre
(adj.) grisly, gruesome
paucity
(n.) a lack
portend
(v.) foreshadow
raze
(v.) to tear down, destroy completely
recant
(v.) to withdraw a statement
saturate
(v.) to soak thoroughly
saturnine
(adj.) of a gloomy or surly disposition
slough
(v.) to cast off, discard