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10 Cards in this Set

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burgeoning
adj
growing or expanding rapidly
circuitous
adj
lengthy because very indirect
stringent
adj
strictly controlled or enforced
accolade
n
1. a sign or expression of high praise and esteem for somebody
2. praise and public recognition of somebody?s achievements
poignant
adj
1. causing a sharp sense of sadness, pity, or regret
2. particularly penetrating and effective or relevant (literary)
insatiable
adj
always needing more and impossible to satisfy
flagrant
adj
1. very obvious and contrary to standards of conduct or morality
ambient
adj
in the immediately surrounding area
vehement
adj
1. expressed with, or showing conviction or intense feeling
2. done with vigor or force
admonish
vt
1. to rebuke somebody mildly but earnestly