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30 Cards in this Set

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1.(a)awaiting a chance to entrap; treacherous (b)harmful but enticing; seductive
2.(a)having a gradual and cumulative effect; subtle (b)of a disease: developinng so gradually as to be well eestablished before becoming apparent
1.firmly established by long persistence
2.confirmed in a habit; habitual
inviolable from violation or profanation from assault or trespass; unassailable
1.given to jesting; habitually jolly or jocund
2.characterized by jesting; playful
1.the quality or state of being jolly; merriment
2.British: a festive gathering
1.of, relating to, or resembling a labyrinth(maze); intricate; involved
2.of, relating to, affecting, or originating in the internal ear
lament express sorrow, mourning, or regret for often demonstratively; mourn regret strongly
1.drooping or flagging from or as if from exhaustion; weak
2.sluggish in character or disposition; listless
3.lacking force or quickness of movement; slow
laud office of solemn praise to God forming with matins the first of the canonical hours
2.praise; acclaim
1.full of excessive talk; wordy
2.given to fluent or excessive talk; garrulous
1.(a)causing horror or revulsion; gruesome (b)melodramatic; sensational; shocking
2.(a)wan and ghastly pale in appearance (b)of any of several light or medium grayish colors ranging in hue from yellow to orange
3.shining with the red glow of fire seen through smoke or cloud
a person of rank, power, influence, or distinction often in a specified area
malefactor who commits an offense against the law; felon who does ill toward another
1.the quality or state of being malevolent (having, showing, or arising from intense often vicious ill will, spite, or hatred)
2.malevolent behavior
given to, marked by, or arising from malice (desire to cause pain, injury, or distress to another)
1.capable of being extended or shaped by beating with a hammer or by the pressure of rollers
2.(a)capable of being altered or controlled by outside forces or influences (b)having a capacity for adaptive change
depression of spirits; dejection; a pensive mood
gladness or gaiety as shown by or accompanied with laughter
a person who hates or distrusts humankind
mollify soothe in temper or disposition; appease reduce the rigidity of; soften reduce in intensity; assuage; temper
1.the fact or condition of forgetting or having forgotten esp. the condition of being oblivious
2.the condition or state of being forgotten or unknown
1.(a)dark, dim (b)shrouded in or hidden by darkness (c)not clearly seen or easily distinguished; faint
2.not readily understood or clearly expressed; mysterious
3.relatively unknown as (a)remote; secluded (b)not prominent or famous
1.not pointed or acute; blunt
2.(a)lacking sharpness or quickness of sensibility or intellect; insensitive; stupid (b)difficult to comprehend; not clear or precise in thought or expression
to anticipate and prevent (as a situation) or make unnecessary (as an action)
arousing or deserving hatred or repugnance; hateful
being or exhibiting an omen; portentous esp. foreboding or foreshadowing evil; inauspicious
1.exhibiting opacity; blocking the passage of radiant energy and esp. light
2.(a)hard to understand or explain (b)obtuse; thickheaded
palliate reduce the violence of (a disease); to ease (symptoms) without curing the underlying disease cover by excuses and apologies moderate the intensity of
deficiency of color esp. of the face; paleness
1.capable of being touched or felt; tangible
2.easily perceptible; noticeable
3.easily perceptible by the mind; manifest