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50 Cards in this Set

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chattel
slave
noun
austere
severely plain, simple
adj
lament
to mourn
verb
aloof
reserved in manner
adj
cerebral
of or relating to the brain
adj
incongruous
inappropriate
adj
bulwark
something serving as a principal defense
noun
connoiseur
an expert, especially in the matters of art and taste
noun
cacophony
harsh sounds
noun
expunge
to erase
verb
trenchant
having a sharp point, sarcastic
adj
procrastinate
to put off until a later time
verb
roster
a list of names
noun
impede
to object or delay
verb
forbear
to refrain from
verb
migratory
nomadic
adj
evade
to escape
verb
efface
to rub away
verb
asunder
in separate parts
adj
incite
to rouse to action
verb
quixotic
idealistic, impractical
adj
beleaguer
to harass
verb
milieu
environment
noun
histrionic
overly dramatic
noun
bludgeon
short, heavy club with one end larger than the other
noun
arduous
hard, difficult
adj
reminisce
to recall the past
verb
opportune
occuring at a good time
adj
dulcet
soothing
adj
porcine
pertaining or similar to a pig
adj
lassitude
weariness
noun
coterie
a circle of close associates and friends
noun
ballistics
characteristics of projectiles
noun
ambiance
mood
noun
girth
the distance around
noun
askew
crooked
adj
cubism
a style of art in which the subject is portrayed by geometric shapes, especially cubes
noun
cranny
a small opening
noun
enrage
to infuriate
verb
propulsive
propelling, as in force
adj
laconic
brief, using few words
adj
harrowing
frightening
adj
aptitude
natural ability
noun
endure
to put up with hardships
verb
chronic
continuous
adj
giddy
lightheaded, dizzy
adj
irascible
easily angered
adj
cower
to cringe from fear
gossamer
something delicate
noun
queue
to form a line
verb