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12 Cards in this Set

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capricious
whimsical, fanciful, impulsive
castigate
to punish, chastise, criticize severely
cataclysm
a violent upheaval, an eathquake, a flood
cavil
to quibble, to raise trivial objections, find fault with unnecessarily
chary
careful, cautious, wary
chicanery
deception or trickery
chimerical
wildly fanciful, absurd
circumlocution
wordy language, an indirect, roundabout expression
clout
influence, a forceful blow
comport
to behave
compunction
remorse, feeling uneasy after having done something
concomitant
accompanying, attending, going along with