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61 Cards in this Set

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strong dislike; bitter hostility
animosity
a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
apathy
fearful or anxious, especially about the future
apprehensive
to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of attention; to commit to the care of
commend
able to get along or work well together; capable of use with some other model or system
compatible
an expresssion of sympathy
condolence
old and feeble; worn-out ruined
decrepit
to ridicule, laugh at with contempt
deride
innocent, simple; frank, sincere
ingennuous
having great variety; numerous and diverse
multifarious
out-of-date, no long in use
obsolete
eating every kind of food
omnivorous
stingy, miserly; meager, poor, small
parsimonious
a state of perplexity or doubt
quandary
stubbornly disobedient, resiting authority
recalcitrant
an injury done in return for injury
reprisal
to take great pleasure in; (n) a wild celebration
revel
to make ineffective or useless, cripple
stultify
smoothly agreeable or polite
suave
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; to force one's way with difficulty
buffet
eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic
corrosive
to see clearly, recognize
discern
to involve in; to connect with or be realted to
implicate
to bury, commit to the earth, to consign to oblivion
inter
a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
martinet
to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
obviate
one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw; traitorous; unconventional, unorthodox
renegade
deserving blame or punishment
reprehensible
dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
somber
filthy, wretched, debased
squalid
disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
turbulent
loud and noisy; compelling attention
vociferous
of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length
voluminous
to do without, give up voluntarily; to put off temporarily, defer
waive
to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
abhor
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
amend
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; to force one's way with difficulty
buffet
great confusion, disorder
chaos
roomy, spacious
commodious
to set apart or designate for a special purpose
allocate
very enthusiastic, impassioned
ardent
persistent, attentive, diligent
assiduous
prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
brash
subject to whims or passing fancies
capricious
to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction
chastise
abundant; plentiful; wordy, verbose
copious
to turn aside; to stray from a norm
deviate
unnaturally thin
emaciated
to rejoice greatly
exult
knotted, twisted, lumpy
gnarled
a payment for damage or loss
indemnity
a hint; a vague notion
inkling
clear, transparent; readily understood
limpid
almighty, having unlimited power or authority
omnipotent
agreeable to the taste or one's sensibilities
palatable
deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell
poignant
bitter resentment or ill-will
rancor
immature and overconfident; conceited
sophomoric
arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance
spontaneous
still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost
extant
to make sacred, hallow; to set apart for a special purpose
consecrate