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48 Cards in this Set

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Adulation
High Praise
Amicable
Friendly, agreeable
Assiduous
Persistent, hard working
Censure
To criticize harshly
Circuitous
Indirect; taking a long route
Clairvoyant
Ability to see into the future
Collaborate
To cooperate, work together
Deleterious
Harmful, destructive, detrimental
Demagogue
Rabble-rouser, leader
Digression
To stray from the main point
diligent
Hard-working
Disdain
To regard with contempt
Divergent
Separating
Empathy
Sharing feeling
Emulate
To imitate
Enervating
Weakening, tiring
Ephemeral
Momentary, fleeting, transient
Evanescent
Quickly fading, short lived
Extenuating
Lessening the seriousness of a crime
Fortuitous
Happening by luck, fortunate
Impetuous
Rash, impulsive, acting without thinking
impute
To attribute an action to particular person or group
intrepid
fearless
Jubilation
Joy, celebration
Mundane
ordinary, commonplace
opulent
wealthy
orator
lecturer, speaker
ostentatious
Show-offish
perfidious
Faithless, disloyal
Precocious
Unusually advanced or talented at an early age
Pretentious
Pretending to be important, intelligent or cultured
Prosaic
Relating to prose; dull, commonplace
Provocative
Tending to provoke a response
Prudent
Careful, cautious
Querulous
Complaining, irritable
Rancorous
Full of hate
Reclusive
Preferring to live in isolation
Reconciliation
The resolution of a dispute
Reverence
Worship, profound respect
Sagacity
Wisdom
Spurious
Lacking authenticity, false
Substantiate
To verify, confirm
Surreptitious
Secret, stealthy
Tactful
Considerate
transient
fleeting
Venerable
Respectable because of age
vindicate
To clear from blame or suspicion
Wary
Careful