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50 Cards in this Set

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Allocate
to set aside for a special purpose
Cacophony
harsh, discordant sound
Diffuse
widely scatter about
Fanatic
one having excessive zeal for and irrational attachment to a cause
Laconic
marked by the use of few words
Minacious
threatening
Plunder
to rob goods by force
Sequester
to set apart
Tawdry
cheap in appearance
Unabashed
not embarrassed
Elocution
the art of public speaking
Forlorn
unhappy
Gesticulate
to communicate excitedly by gestures
Haughty
high blown
Illimitable
without limits
Lucrative
profitable
Ostentation
a showy display
Pastoral
pertaining to country life
Recreant
cowardly
Screed
a long, tiresome piece of writing
Amicable
peaceable
Bemuse
bewilder
Castigate
to subject to severe punishment
Volition
act of choosing
Diminutive
tiny
Imperil
endanger
Adroit
skillful
Dexterity
skill in using hands or mind
Hoard
accumulate
Divulge
reveal
Contentious
fond of arguing
Discursive
unfocused
Verbose
wordy
Expedite
to speed up
Arable
fit to grow plants on
Flagrant
obvious
Gregarious
sociable
Clemency
mercy
Burgeon
to grow rapidly
Inception
beginning
Imperturbable
calm
Euphonious
pleasing to the ear
Stalwart
strong & brave
Slapdash
hasty & careless
Dour
gloomy
Stymie
to stop or block the process of
Replete
filled
Embroil
to involve in a quarrel
Obfuscate
bewilder
Mire
to get stuck