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19 Cards in this Set

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Avouch
To declare the provable truth or validity of.
Portentous
Full of unspecifiable significance
Harbinger
One that indicates or foreshadows what is to come; a forerunner.
Impious
Lacking due respect or dutifulness: impious toward one's parents.
Circumscribe
To limit narrowly; restrict
Dalliance
Frivolous spending of time; dawdling; Playful flirtation.
Perusal
To read or examine, typically with great care.
Precept
A rule or principle prescribing a particular course of action or conduct.
Paragon
A model of excellence or perfection of a kind; a peerless example
Gratis
without charge.
Malefaction
A crime; an offense; an evil deed
Visage
The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
Consummation
An ultimate goal or end.
Calumny
A false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation.
Buffet
A blow or cuff with or as if with the hand.
Requite
To make repayment or return for; to avenge
Bier
A stand on which a corpse or a coffin containing a corpse is placed before burial.
Prate
To talk idly and at length; chatter.
Dearth
A scarce supply; a lack.