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43 Cards in this Set

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loquacious
talkative
cogent
convincing and well reasoned
alacrity
speed
salubrious
favorable to health
amalgamate
to mix together
enigma
one that is puzzling
belligerent
tending to fight
distend
to swell
disparate
fundamentally different
diffuse
to spread out
enervate
to weaken
gaunt
thin and bony
explicit
clearly stated
mitigate
to lessen
nemesis
a formidable, often vicious opponent
guile
deceit
guile
deceit
pilfer
to steal
ambiguous
doubtful
florid
excessively decorated
intransigent
uncomprimising
stigma
a mark of shame
auspicious
having favorable prospects
bane
something causing destruction
mollify
to calm
paragon
model of excellence
venerate
to respect deeply
deleterious
harmful
veracity
truth
dissonance
a harsh combination
obsequious
overly submissive
diatribe
an abusive condemnatory speech
emulate
to copy
propriety
the quality of acting proper
insipid
lacking interest in flavor
discern
to recognize
circumspect
aware of potential consenquences
implacable
unable to be calmed down
erudite
scholarly
castigate
to punish harshly
precipitate
to bring about abruptly
arbitrate
to judge a dispute
innocuous
harmless