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22 Cards in this Set

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elan
N - an enthusiastic vigor and liveliness, spirit; a flair
dissipate
V - to cause to disappear; to scatter, dispel
disavow
V - to deny responsibility for or connection with
conducive
Adj - tending to promote or assist, helpful, favorable
expurgate
V - to remove objectionable passages or words from a written text; to cleanse, purify
dispassionate
Adj - impartial; calm, free from emotion
consternation
N - dismay, confusion
dissension
N - disagreement, sharp difference of opinion
bovine
Adj - resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
acrimonious
Adj - stinging, bitter in temper or tone
subservient
Adj - subordinate in capacity or role; serving to promote some end; submissively obedient
perfidy
N - faithlessness, treachery
hypothetical
Adj - based on assumption or guess
impugn
V - to call into question; attack as false
odium
N - hatred, contempt; disgrace or infamy resulting from hateful conduct
intemperant
Adj - immoderate, lacking in self-control; inclement
ignoble
Adj - mean, low, base
squeamish
adj - inclined to nausea; easily shocked or upset; excessively fastidious or refined
susceptible
Adj - open to; easily influenced; lacking in resistance
gauntlet
N - an armored or protective glove; a challenge to combat; an ordeal
relegate
V - to place in a lower position; to assign, refer, turn over; to banish
corpulent
Adj - fat; having a large, bulky body