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33 Cards in this Set

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acquit
to declare not guilty
altercation
a heated argument
asseveration
a serious statement
Bacchanalian
Drunken
barrister
a lawyer
commiseration
sympathy
cowed
Timid from fear
debauched
Corrupted; depraved
demeanour
outward behavior
despondent
Lacking hope; dejected
disreputable
Having a bad reputation
functionary
an official
imputation
an attribution of fault
incorrigible
Unable to be corrected or reformed
indictment
a formal accusation
insinuation
a hint; an indirect suggestion
laudanum
a drug containing opium
malign
to slander
obliterate
to blot out
obstinacy
stubbornness
parricide
a person who kills his parent
pernicious
Extremely harmful
politic
Showing good judgment
propensity
a tendency
rapturous
Ecstatic
repose
sleep
superciliously
scornfully; arrogant
supplication
a humble request
timorous
Timid
tocsin
an alarm bell
unimpeachable
impossible to doubt
vehemence
an intense feeling ; a passion
visage
a face