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22 Cards in this Set

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a postponement, delay, stoppage
moratorium
inborn, inherent, intrinsic, congenital
innate
averse, reluctant, indisposed, disinclined
loath
to exhibit, reveal, disclose; apparent
manifest
a panacea, cure-all, elixir
nostrum
trivia, trifles, minor details
minutiae
withered, shriveled, dried up, wrinkled
wizened
to dispute, deny, controvert, contradict
gainsay
utopian, idealistic; impratical
visionary
impending, looming, threatening
imminent
an allurement, enticement, cajolery
blandishment
bursting, bristling, filled
replete
sharp practice, double-dealing, trickery
chicanery
obliging, accommodating, eager to please
complaisant
an outcast, untouchable, persona non grata
pariah
blissful, rapturous, ecstatic, transcendant
beatific
a masterstroke, tour de force
coup
a milder substitue for a harsh or unpleasent expression
euphemism
harsh-souding, raucous, dissonant
cacophonous
feverish, frenetic
febrile
a mammoth, whale, elephant, colossus
behemoth
to transfer, deliver, remit, convey
consign