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21 Cards in this Set

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impede
v.-to obstruct or interfere with, delay
cacophony
n.-harsh sounds
expunge
v.-to remove, delete or erase
asunder
adv.-in separate parts, apart from each other in position
trenchant
adj.-cutting, having a sharp point, sarcastic
incongruous
adj.-not appropriate, unsuited to the surroundings, not fitting in
connoisseur
n.-an expert, particularly in matters of art and taste
lament
n./v.-to express sorrow or regret, to mourn
cerebral
adj.-of or relating to the brain, an intellectual person
cerebral
adj.-of or relating to the brain, an intellectual person
aloof
adj.-distant, reserved in manner, uninvolved
austere
adj.-stern as in manner, without excess, simple-plain
forbear
v.-to refrain from, hold back
insight
v.-to arrouse to action
chattel
n.-an item of personal moveable property, a slave
efface
v.-to rub away
evade
v.-to avoid by cunning, to flee from a pursuer
migratory
adj.-roving, wandering, nomadic
procrastinate
v.-to put off to a later date
Shannon procrastinates when she has to clean her room
roster
n.-a list of names, especially of personnel available for duty
bulwark
n.-a defensive wall, something serving as a principle defense