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38 Cards in this Set

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profuse
lavish,extravagant
progenitor
forefather
progeny
offspring
prognosis
prediction
prognostication
a prediction
proletarian
of the landless working class
proliferate
to enlarge, expand
prolific
productive, fertile
prolix
verbose, unduly long-winded
prologue
introductory part of a play
promontory
land jutting out
promulgate
to make widely known
propensity
inclination, tendency
prophecy
prediction of future
prophesy
to predict future
propinquity
nearness, proximity
propitiate
to win over, appease
proponent
advocate, supporter
prosaic
dull, commonplace
proscribe
to condemn, outlaw
prose
language that's not poetry
prosecutor
initiator of legal action
proselytize
to convert to a religion
prostrate
lying face down
protagonist
main character
protean
assuming different forms
protestation
declaration
protocol
diplomatic ceremonies, procedures
protract
to draw out
protrusion
something that sticks out
provincial
rustic, unsophisticated
provisional
conditional, temporary
provocation
incitement
prowess
bravery, great skill
proximity
nearness
proxy
power to act as a substitute
prude
one who's excessively proper
prudent
careful, cautious