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22 Cards in this Set

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appreciable
adj. suffiecient to be noticed or measured
autocratic
adj. absolute in power or authority
autocratic
adj. absolute in power or authority
autocratic
adj. absolute in power or authority
blanch
v. to remove the color from; to make or turn pale; to parboil
blasphemy
n. an act, utterance, or writing showing contempt for something sacred
brawny
adj. strong and muscular
concerted
adj. planned or performed in cooperation
contend
v. to fight, struggle; to compete, to argue
humane
adj. kind, merciful
illustrious
adj. very famous, distinguished
intolerable
adj. unbearable
irreverent
adj. disrespectful
laborious
adj. not easy, requiring hard work; hardworking
lithe
adj. bending easily, limber
maltreat
v. to abuse; to use rough or cruelly
ponder
v. to consider carefully, reflect on
subversive
adj. intended to undermine or overthrow
n. one who advocares or attempts to undermine a political system
synthetic
adj. made or put together by people
n. something artificial
temperate
adj. mild, moderate
venemous
adj. poisonous, spiteful, mean
wily
adj. sly, shrewd, cunning