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20 Cards in this Set

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Adversary
(n.) an enemy, opponent
alienate
(v.) To turn away; to make indiferent or hostile, to transfer,convey
artifice
(n.) a skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill; trickery
coerce
(v.) to compel, force
Craven
(adj.) cowardly; (n.) coward
Culinary
(adj.) Of or related to cooking or the kitchen
Delete
(v.) to erase, wipe out, cut out
Demise
(n.) A death, especially of a person in a lofty position
Exhilarate
(v.) To enliven, cheer, give spirit or liveliness to
Fallow
(adj.) Plowed but not seeded; inactive; reddish-yellow; (n.) Land left unseeded
Harass
(v.) To disturb, worry; to trouble by repeated attacks
Inclement
(adj.) Stormy, harsh; severe in attitude or action
Muse
(v.) To think about in a dreamy way, ponder
Negligible
(adj.) So unimportant that it can be disregarded
Perpetuate
(v.) To make permanent or long lasting
Precedent
(n.) An example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later action
Punitive
(adj.) Inflicting or aiming at punishment
Redress
(v.) To set right, remedy; (n.) Relief from wrong or injury
Sojourn
(n.) A temporary stay; (v.) to stay for a time
Urbane
(adj.) Refined in manner or style, suave