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15 Cards in this Set

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imperious (adj)
urgent; imperative
germane (adj)
closely or significantly related
grimace (n)
a facial expression, often ugly or contorted, that indicates disapproval, pain, etc.
hackneyed (adj)
made commonplace or trite; stale; banal; overused
hokey (adj)
mawkish. obviously contrived, to win popular appeal or support; phony.
impervious (adj)
not permitting penetration or passage; impenetrable:
grievous (adj)
causing grief or great sorrow
iconoclast (n)
a person who attacks cherished beliefs, traditional institutions
grotesque (adj)
odd or unnatural in shape, appearance, or character; fantastically ugly or absurd; bizarre.
guile (n)
crafty or artful deception
gratuitous (adj)
unnecessary, superfluous
imbibe (v)
to consume (liquids) by drinking; drink
halcyon (adj)
calm; peaceful; tranquil
imbue (v)
to impregnate or inspire, as with feelings, opinions
haggard (adj)
wild; wild-looking