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22 Cards in this Set

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brouhah
a confused uproar of sounds
cloy
to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence
demeanor
the way a person behaves
deference
courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another person
enigmatic
puzzling, not easily understood
definitive
conclusive, final
bumptous
aroogantly self-confident
choleric
easily made angry
bulwark
a strong defense
curtail
to cut short
adament
firm in purpose or opinion, unyeilding
profligate
given over to self indulgence
mawkish
excessively and objectionably sentimental
thwart
to oppose successfully, prevent
onus
something that is heavy or burdensome
reguisite
needed, necessary
mollify
to soften, make gentle
sartorial
of or pertaining to a tailor or his work
forbearance
a vague sense of misfortune
impromptu
without preparation
presentiment
tolerance and self-control
remit
to forgive