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57 Cards in this Set

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(n.)a person who takes part in a crime
accomplice
(v.)to destroy completely
annihilate
(adj.)unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without regard for reason or fairness
arbitrary
(n.)made of brass; shameless, impudent
brazen
(n.)a substance that causes or hastens a chemical reaction; any agent that causes change
catalyst
(n.)a large-scale departure or flight
exodus
(v.)to make easier; to assist
facilitate
(adj.)not able to be corrected; beyond control
incorrigible
(adj.)hidden, present but not realized
latent
(adj.)given to fighting; active and aggressive in support of a cause;
(n.)an activist
militant
(adj.)having a gloomy or sullen manner; not friendly or sociable
morose
(adj.)not letting light through; not clear or lucid; dense, stupid
opaque
(adj.)chief in importance, above all others
paramount
(v.)to talk in an aimless, foolish, or simple way; to babble;
(n.)baby talk; babble
prattle
(v.)to offer arguments or evidence that contradicts an assertion; to refute
rebut
(v.)to scold; find fault with
(n.)a rebuke
reprimand
(n.)slavery, forced labor
servitude
(adj.)careless and hasty
slapdash
(adj.)not running or flowing; foul from standing still; inactive, sluggish, dull
stagnant
(v.)to give way to superior force, yield
succumb
SYNONYMS:
partner in crime, confederate
accomplice
SYNONYMS:
obliterate, decimate, demolish
annihilate
SYNONYMS:
capricious, high-handed, autocratic
arbitrary
SYNONYMS:
saucy, bold
brazen
SYNONYMS:
stimulus, spur, instigator
catalyst
SYNONYMS:
emigration, escape, hegira
exodus
SYNONYMS:
ease, smooth the way, simplify
facilitate
SYNONYMS:
unruly, intractable, incurable, inveterate
incorrigible
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dormant, inactive, undeveloped
latent
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(adj.)truculent
militant
SYNONYMS:
morbid, doleful
morose
SYNONYMS:
hazy, cloudy, foggy, murky, dull, obtuse
opaque
SYNONYMS:
supreme, foremost, primary, dominant
paramount
SYNONYMS:
(v.)chatter;
(n.)twaddle, gibberish, piffle
prattle
SYNONYMS:
disprove, confute, shoot holes in
rebut
SYNONYMS:
(v.)reprove, reproach;
(n.)reproof
reprimand
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captivity, bondage, thralldom
servitude
SYNONYMS:
cursory, perfunctory, sloppy, slipshod
slapdash
SYNONYMS:
still, motionless, inert, fetid
stagnant
SYNONYMS:
submit, die, expire
succumb
ANTONYMS:
foster, promote, encourage, nurture
annihilate
ANTONYMS:
reasoned, rational, objective, equitable
arbitrary
ANTONYMS:
deferential, respectful, self-effacing
brazen
ANTONYMS:
immigration, influx, arrival, entrance
exodus
ANTONYMS:
hamper, hinder, obstruct, impede
facilitate
ANTONYMS:
tractable, docile, curable, reparable
incorrigible
ANTONYMS:
exposed, manifest, evident
latent
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(adj.)unassertive, peaceable, passive
militant
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cheerful, blithe, jaunty, buoyant
morose
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transparent, clear, bright, perceptive
opaque
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secondary, subordinate, ancillary
paramount
ANTONYMS:
confirm, corroborate, substantiate
rebut
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(v.)praise, pat on the back
reprimand
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freedom, liberty
servitude
ANTONYMS:
painstaking, meticulous, thorough, in-depth
slapdash
ANTONYMS:
flowing, running, fresh, sweet
stagnant
ANTONYMS:
overcome, master, conquer
succumb