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50 Cards in this Set

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diffidence
shyness
acute
sharp, intelligent
adept
skillful, expert
vital
important
extricate
get out of difficulty or entanglement
efface
erase, wipe out
vigor
energy, vitality
prevarication
lie, equivocation
infamous
famous for a bad reason
officious
overly helpful when not asked for
solemn
severe, grave
slander
defame, speak maliciously of
paucity
scarcity, lack
disparity
inewuality, great difference
indigence
poverty with hardship and deprivation
exonerate
excuse from blame
propriety
properness, correctness
stagnant
not moving
skeptical
doubting
gall
gall
disparage
speak badly of
discriminate
differentiate, make a clear distinction
authentic
real
didactic
instructive, intended to instruct
assuage
soothe, relieve, ease
imperative
essential
sluggard
lazy person
confluence
flowing together
gratifying
satisfying
supercilious
haughty, arrogant, disdainful
impede
obstruct
lethargic
tired, languid
dogmatic
arrogant, unyielding
prodigal
wasteful, extravagant
eccentric
odd, quirky, unusual
vacillate
waver, between choices
flagrant
obvious, shocking
turgid
swollen
diligent
hardworking
drone
talk on and on in a dull way
temper
moderate, soften
admonish
scold, warn
purloin
steal
inhibit
hold back
slothful
lazy, indolent
extrinsic
extreneous, external
extol
to praise
plethora
excess, abundance
inconsequential
unimportant, irrelevant
conspicuous
easily seen, out in the open