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30 Cards in this Set

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adulterate
to make impure
adverse
hostile; opposed; unfavorable
advocate
to urge; recommend
bellicose
violent; warlike
blighted
ruined; destroyed; withered
bombastic
grandiloquent (wordy, pompous)
brevity
briefness
capacious
spacious
castigate
to punish
caustic
burning; characterized by a bitter wit
dais
raised platform
daunt
to intimidate; frighten
dexterous
adroit or skillful in the use of hands or body
edify
to enlighten; educate
emaciated
excessively thin; weak
equipoise
equality; balance; equilibrium
fallacious
false; wrong; incorrect
fecund
fertile
fetid
smelly
garrulous
talkative; loquacious
gibe
to heckle or mock; to taunt; to pick on
grisly
gory
hackneyed
overused; trite
ignoble
not noble
ignominy
dishonor; disgrace
imperious
domineering
kismet
fate
languish
to lose strength; waste away
larceny
stealing
lithe
graceful; supple; limber; moving lightly