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10 Cards in this Set

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ACRID
sharp, pungent (used of smells and tastes)
BOORISH
ill-mannered
CYNICAL
believing that people act only out of selfish motives
EPISTLE
a letter (form of communication)
HERESY
against orthodox opinion
LANCE
spear, spike, javelin
OBSCURE
difficult to understand, partially hidden
POIGNANT
deeply moving, strongly affecting the emotions
RESPITE
a break, intermission
TERSE
concise, to the point