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39 Cards in this Set

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vociferous
adj- strongly making a statement
garrulous
adj- talkative
taciturn
adj- shy; unwilling to talk
munificent
adj- generous
reticent
adj- tending not to talk
effusive
adj- a gushing forth
crude
adj- undefined, lacking grace
docile
adj- easily taught, led, managed
infallibile
adj- incapable of error
doggedness
adj- stubbornly determined
bolstered
to support, reinforce
vacillation
adj- changing your mind'beliefs
idyllic
n- a work or poem describing a country as peaceful
invidious
adj- tending to cause discontent
impromptu
adj- made or done on the spur of a moment
eclectic
adj- selecting or made up of what is seemed to be the best of a variety of sources
dogma
n- a doctine(s) formally proclaimed by a church
clandestine
adj- held in or conducted in secrecy
sanguine
adj- ruddy, cheerful, hopeful
autonomous
adj-having the right of self government
legitimacy
lawful, genuine, conforming to the rules
intransigence
adj- uncompromising
wary
adj- cautious, careful of danger
disparage
v- to lower in rank or reputation
dally
v- to play amorously, to waste rime, to flirt
infelicitious
adj- inappropriate
pragmatic
adj- of or relating to practical affairs
boor
adj- rude insensitive person
fastidious
adj- overly difficult to please
petulant
adj-Unreasonably irritable or ill-tempered; peevish.
sedulous
adj- dilligent
assiduous
adj- diligent
vindictive
adj- disposed to revenge; intended ofr or involving revenge
treacle
n- antidote for a poisonous bite
cursory
adj- rapidly and often superficially done; hasty
prosaic
adj- lacking imagination or excitement
meticulous
adj- extremely careful in attending to details
consecrate
v- to induct into an office with religious rite
vacuity
n- an empty space; the state, fact, quality of being empty