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20 Cards in this Set

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laconic
expressing much in few words
throng
crowd
intrepid
brave
accost
to approach and speak to
reticent
silent
furtive
secret, stealthy, sly
felon
a person guilty of a major crime
plethora
excess
hapless
unfortunate
irate
angry, incensed
pretext
an excuse
fabricate
to lie; to construct
adroit
skillful
gesticulate
move the arms energetically, to use lively gestures
vigilant
watchful, alert
avid
eager
cajole
coax, wheedle
rudimentary
elementary
enhance
intensify, heighten
nuance
slight variation in meaning, tone, etc.