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54 Cards in this Set

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baleful
harmful, with evil intentions
balk
to refuse, shirk, prevent
banter
playful conversation
bay
to bark, especially in a prolonged way
becloud
to confuse, to darken with clouds
belabor
to insist repeatedly
belated
late
beleaguer
to harass, plague
bellicose
warlike, aggressive
bellow
to roar, shout
benchmark
standard of measure
benefactor
someone giving aid or money
beneficent
kindly, charitable
berate
to scold harshly
beseech
to beg, plead
bestow
to give as a gift
bibliophile
book lover
bilateral
two sided
bilk
to cheat, defraud
blanch
to pale, take the color out of
blandish
to coax with flattery
blight
to afflict, destroy
boisterous
rowdy, loud, unrestrained
boor
crude person, one lacking manner
bountiful
plentiful
bourgeois
middle class
brazen
bold, shameless, or like brass
breach
act of breaking, violation
brusque
rough and abrupt in manner
buffet
to toss about; to strike with force
buffoon
clown or fool
burgeon
to sprout or flourish
burly
brawny, husky
byway
back road
blandish
to coax by using flattery
boon
a gift or blessing
brusque
short, abrupt, dismissive
burnish
to polish
buttress
to support, hold up, prop up
banal
hackneyed; commonplace; trite
bane
cause of ruin
belie
contradict; give a false impression
belittle
disparage; make fun of
belligerent
quarrelsome
benevolent
generous; charitable
benign
kindly; favorable; not malignant
bequeath
leave to someone by a will; hand down
biased
slanted; prejudiced
bland
soothing; mild; dull
blasphemy
irreverence; sacrilege; cursing
bolster
support; reinforce
braggart
boastful person
brawn
muscular strength; sturdiness
brevity
conciseness; briefness