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22 Cards in this Set

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aggrandize
in crease in greatness, power, or wealth
inscrutable
impossible to see through physically, not understood
archetype
a perfect or typical example
erudite
scholarly, learned
infer
to find out by reasoning
affable
courteous, pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
amorphous
shapeless, without definite form
gossamer
thin light delicate insubstantial
aura
a distinctive air or personal quality
insular
narrow or isolated in outlook or experience
contraband
illegal traffic, smuggled goods
sleazy
thin or flimsy in texture; cheap in quality
irrevocable
incapable of being called back
sedulous
persistent, showing industry and determination
remonstration
to argue or plead with someone against something
retrench
to cut down, reduce in scope and cost
resilient
able to return to an origianl shape or form
reverberate
to re-echo, resound
querulous
peevish, complaining, fretful
repudiate
to disown, reject, deny the validity of
propensity
a natural inclination or bent toward
scurrilous
coarsley abusive, vulgar or low, foul mouthed