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36 Cards in this Set

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brief, to the point
terse
wordy
verbose
to come together, unite
coalesce
stae of inactivity
doldrums
highly exciting
incendiary
motionless, idle
inert
harmless
innocuous
changeable
mutable
to make better, improve
ameliorate
to pardon or excuse
condone
to see, to reason
discern
to strive to equal
emulate
to praise highly
extol
to show off, display proudly
flaunt
to pay attention to
heed
to hinder
preclude
to honor, worship
revere
to authorize
sanction
to moderate or adjust
temper
to admire
venerate
hard to decipher
cryptic
division into to groups at odds with one another
dichotomy
lacking self confidence
diffident
to censor for questionable material
expurgate
fitting and appropriate
germane
absolute
incontrovertible
not movable by any means
inexorable
internal
intrinsic
of the material world
mundane
subtle undertone of meaning
nuance
to become part of something else
pervade
on the surface
superficial
winding, twisted
tortuous
to cut short
truncate
to waver among choices
vacillate
felt or experienced through another person
vicarious