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72 Cards in this Set

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disapprobation
dislike; reservation; denunciation
disband
disperse; dissipate; scatter; dispel
discontent
unhappy; displeased; miserable
discursive
circuitous; digressive; rambling
dishearten
dismay; daunt; depress
disinternment
exhumation; removal of a body from a grave
disoblige
slight or offend
disparage
deprecate; belittle or abuse
dispassionate
imperturbable; unemotional; calm; composed
disputatious
quarrelsome; contentious; argumentative
dissemble
disguise; conceal; mask; camouflage
dissension
conflict; disagreement; strife
dissonant
cacophonous; inharmonious; discordant; strident
dissuade
obstruct; hinder; deter
distend
bloat, bulge; swell; stretch
dither
commotion; turmoil
divination
prediction; prophecy; forecast
dolt
cretin; fool; dimwit; idiot
dotard
senile person
dubious
irresolute; uncertain; moot
duplicity
cunning; fraud; trickery; deception
edify
instruct; enlighten; educate
efface
cancel; delete; obliterate
effervescent
lively; volatile
effigy
mannequin; likeness; image
effrontery
impudence; nerve; gall
egregious
flagrant; glaring; outrageous
elegiac
mournful; sorrowful; sad
elucidate
interpret; define; clarify; explain
emanate
radiate; flow from; emit
emasculate
deprive of strength
embroil
implicate; enmesh; involve
emcee
master of ceremonies
empathize
identify with; understand
emulate
model; pattern
enervate
exhaust or weaken; debilitate
engender
generate; produce; cause
enigmatic
cryptic; baffling; mysterious
enmesh
tangle or involve
ennui
dullness; boredom; monotony
enthrall
mesmerize; captivate; thrill
entrench
fortify; reinforce; secure
ephemeral
transitory; fleeting; passing; temporary
epicure
person devoted to luxurious living; person with refined tastes
epithet
word used to describe or characterize a person or thing
equilibrium
balance; stablity; poise
equivocate
prevaricate; dodge; evade; hedge
erudition
learning; knowledge; enlightenment
escapade
adventerous conduct; unusual behavior
esoteric
confidential; personal; private; privileged
espouse
embrace; defend; support
ethereal
incorporeal; intangible; airy
eulogy
commendation; speech giving great tribute
euphonic
agreeable to the ear
evanescent
ephemeral; fading; brief
exigent
pressing; insistent; urgent
exonerate
acquit; vindicate; free from responsibility
exorcise
cast out evil spirits; expel demons
expatriate
send into exile; renounce one's own country
expedite
speed up matters; accelerate; quicken
expunge
obliterate; remove; erase; exterminate
expurgate
remove erroneous or objectionable material; delete; edit
extemporaneous
spontaneous; impromptu
extol
praise; laud; hail; glorify
extradite
transfer a person to another jurisdiction for possible prosecution for an alleged offense
extricate
remove; loosen; untie
fallible
faulty; imperfect
fallow
idle; dormant
fastidious
meticulous; exacting
fathom
measure; discover; perceive
fatuous
ludicrous; inane; idiotic; silly
fecund
prolific; productive; fruitful