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18 Cards in this Set

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homily
preaching moral principals
aficionado
an enthusiastic and usually expert folower or fan
foray
a quick raid; a venture into some field of endeavor
insouciant
blithely indifferent or unconcerned; carefree
browbeat
to intimidate by a stearn or overbering maner; to bully
emolument
salary
immure
to enclose or confine within walls; to imprison, to isolate
commensurate
equal in size, extent, duration, or importance; proportionate
diaphanous
very sheer and light
sacrosanct
very sacred or holy
vicissitude
a change, variation, or alteration
matrix
a mold surrounding a situation or environment
systemic
of or pertaining to the entire body; relating to a system
obsequies
funeral rites or ceremonies
tendentious
intended to promote a particular point of view
panache
a confident stylish manner, dash
prurient
tenidng to arouse sexual desires
philippic
a bitter verbal attack