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52 Cards in this Set

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contentious
A: argumentative
Prodigious
A: extraordinary in quantity
consternation
N: amazement that throws into confusion
inane
A: Lacking Sense
tentative
A: uncertain
regimen
N: a system of exercise
chronic
A: Constantly weakening
inanimate
A: not energetic, without life
conceivably
Adv: capable of being imagined
obliterate
V: To get rid of
anarchy
N: absense of any cohering principle; no govt.
Anguish
N: great suffering as from worry or greif
mordantly
Adv: Bitingly sarcastic
inaccesible
A: not an easy approach
nondescript
A: lacking distinctive qualities
inured
V: to toughen by exercise
spectral
A: having qualities of a ghost
latent
A: present but not active
emissary
N: person sent out to represent someone or something
vindicate
V: to provide defense for
idiosyncrasy
N: a behavioral characteristic not normal to an individual or group
automation
n: person acting in mechanical way
visionary
N: one who is given to impractical ideas; dreamer
exalation
N: the act of elevating in rank
irresolute
adj. unsure of how to act
transfix
V: to render motionless
accolade
N: a special award
presage
v: to give a warning
encroach
V: to enter by gradual steps
encroach
V: to enter by gradual steps
encroach
V: to enter by gradual steps
culminate
V: to reach highest pt.
cacophony
N: jarring, discordant sound
preeminent
A: superior to
austerity
N: a difficult situation
vagary
N: threat
implausible
a: difficult to believe
discernible
a: able to be perceived by a sense
galvanished
V: to arouse awareness
opulent
A: possesing great wealth
judicious
A: having or showing sound jugement
exhorted
v: to urge
fratricide
N: the killing of ones sibling
glowered
V: to stare with dislike
reverberate
V: to reecho
salient
A: strinkingly noticeable
primeval
A: of or relating to earliest ages of the world or human history
inveigle
V: to win over by persuasion
stealthy
A: secret in action or character
terminus
N: a boundary or limit
urbane
A: polite, and often elegant in mannor
guilful
A: full of treachery; tricky