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22 Cards in this Set

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clangor
a loud ringing sound
deleterious
harmful, injurious
absolve
to clear from blame
enhance
to raise to a higher degree
caricature
an exaggerated description
extenuate
to make less serious by making partial excuses
contiguous
near
exude
to ooze out
implicit
implied or understood though unexpressed
cupidity
greed for something
enthrall
to enslave
scintillating
exceptionally brilliant
redundant
more than is needed
winsome
charming, attractive, pleasing
preeminent
superior, outstanding; prominent
paragon
a model of excellence or perfection
politic
artful, expedient
sanctimonious
making a show of virtue or rightousness
incisive
sharp keen penerating
prosaic
lacking distinction and originality
paraphrase
to restate in other words
ostentatious
flashy, showy