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20 Cards in this Set

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adieu
"Farewell"; a farewell
noun
advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
noun
apex
the highest point, tip
noun
assimilate
to absorb fully or make one;s own; to adopt as one's own; to adapt fully
verb
bogus
false, counterfeit
adjective
exorbitant
unreasonably high; excessive
adjective
interim
the time between; temporary, coming between two points in time
noun
inundate
to flood, overflow; to overwhelm by numbers or size
verb
malign
to speak evil of ; slander; evil
verb; adjective
meander
to wander about, wind about; a sharp turn or twist
verb; noun
metropolis
a large city; the chief city of an area
noun
momentous
very important
adjective
obstreperous
noisy; unruly, disorderly
adjective
pensive
thoughtful; melancholy
adjective
perilous
dangerous
adjective
shoddy
of poor quality; characterized by inferior, dishonest workmanship
adjective
sprightly
lively, full of life; spicy, flavorful
adjective
surly
angry & bad-tmepered; rude
adjective
tirade
a long, angry speech, usally very critical
noun
vagrant
an idle wanderer, tramp; wandering aimlessly
noun