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10 Cards in this Set

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the wasting away of a body organ or tissue;decline or failure

syn:degeneration,deteriorate,wither
atrophy
complete or perfect in highest degree;

masterful;clinch,conclude
consummate
urgency,pressure demand,requirement,crisis
exigency
floating debris/wreckage,homeless;impoverished people
flotsam
game bird,complaint,grumble

gripe,kvetch,bellyache
grouse
imprison,confine,jail,intern,immure
incarcerate
ridiculous,laughable,absurd,risible,preposterous
ludicrous
prickly/stinging plant,arouse displeasure,impatience,anger,vex severly

peeve annoy,gall,irk
nettle
contemptibly, cowardly,craven,lily-livered
pusillanimous
scheme to outwit,deceive an opponent, gain an end,ruse trick,ploy,subterfluge
stratagem