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33 Cards in this Set

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acrimonious
bitter and ill-natured
chastise
to critizize severly
derogatory
detracting from one's character
disparage
belittle
incognito
having one's true identity conceled
impung
to criticize or refute by argumentation
nonchalant
casually calm and relaxed
innuendo
a roundabout referance to something
invective
sharp, harsh insulting words used to attack
reprove
to scold or correct, usually with kindly intent
vilify
to utter slanderous abusive statements about
aegis
sponsorship, protection
amends
compensation
conciliatory
tending to win over or sooth
conducive
tending to cause, promote or help bring about
extricate
to free or release from entanglement
foster
to promote the development or growth of
importune
to press with repeated requests
mitigate
to make less severe or intense
rectify
to set right
ostracize
to exclude from a group
sheer
to turn from a course
monotonous
uttered in an unvaried tone
bourgeois
materialistic conformity
enlightining
illuminating
reciprocal
inversely related
humiliity
the quality or state of being humble
cursory
hasty,not thorough
discursive
rambling, covering a wide range of subjects
incur
to bring upon oneself
incursion
aaack or invasion of enemy teritory
recourse
turning to something for aid
succor
help in time of distress