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30 Cards in this Set

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Absolve
Clear of all Guilt or Blame
Adulation
Excessive flattery
Affable
Approachable; Pleasant
Alacrity
Cheerful Willingness
Ambiguous
Two or more possible interpretations
Amiable
Agreeable; Cordial
Anachronistic
Out of the order of time
Anthropocentrism
Treating humans as the center of the universe
Archetypal
Ideal example or model
Ascetic
Renouncing Material comforts
Assiduous
Diligent, unceasing, persistent
Authoritarian
Obedience to authority
Berate
Scold angrily at length
Bilk
Defraud; Cheat; Swindle
Bourgeois
Middle Class
Brusque
Discourteously Blunt
Calumny
Malicious; False statement
Capricious
Impulsive; Unpredictable
Carping
Complaining Fretfully
Censure
Strong Disapproval; Criticism
Cloying
Too filling, rich, or sweet
Cogent
Well reasoned, Convincing
Commisserate
Sympathise with
Concordant
Harmonious; Agreeing
Conflate
Bring together; Combine
Consecrate
To dedicate solemnly to a service or goal
Contemporaneous
Existing or happening during the same period of time
Culpable
Deserving Blame
Dearth
A lack or scarcity
Debacle
A sudden disastrous difeat