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37 Cards in this Set

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adversary
opponent
anarchist
seeks to overturn established rulers
ascendancy
domination
austere
severly simple, forbiddingly stern
blighted
suffering from a disease, destroyed
callow
immature, sophornoric, beginning
concilliatory
reconciling, soothing
cursory
casual, hastily done
deprecate
express disapproval, protest, belittle
disdain
scorn, sarcasm, hatred
divergent
aberrant, separated, deviant
eloquence
expressiveness, persuasive speech
enigma
puzzle, mystery
exculpate
absolve, exonerate, free from blame
extricate
free, disentangle
fortuitous
happening by chance, lucky
heresy
blasphemy, against standard document
inane
silly, playful, illogical, absurd
indefatigable
tireless, persevering, energetic
innocuous
harmless, innocent
intrepid
fearless
laud
praise, commend
misanthrope
one who hates people
noisome
harmful, bad smelling, unwholesome
ostentatious
showing off, pretentious, showy
peruse
examine, read carefully
preclude
prevent, forestall, thwart
prolific
fertile, copious,plentiful
rarefy
to become less dense, to purify
redress
compensate, repair, remedy, amends
reprove, reproof
censure, rebuke
sanction
consent, support, certify, sponsor
somber
dark, gloomy, solemn, dull
succinct
concise, compressed, shortened
tortuous
twists and turns, dangerously curvy
unkempt
messy, sloppy, slovenly
viable
alive, workable, practical