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36 Cards in this Set

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mandatory
authoritatively ordered or commanded; necessary
philanthropy
love of mankind; donating to charity
aesthetic
having to do with beauty,good taste
fervor
passion,zeal,great warmth or earnestness
connoisseur
an expert, particularly in matters of art or taste
rectitude
goodness of character, moral
expeditious
efficient, quick, done quickly
decadence
deterioration; decay, decline
reprehensible
worthy of blame
eulogize
to praise highly a person who is decline
epitaph
inscription on a grave
exasperation
great irritation or annoyance
exemplify
to serve as an example of
nullify
to make unimportant
gullible
overly trusting; willing to believe anything
peripheral
laying outside or away from the central part
malleable
easy to shape and bend
feasible
able to be done
unprecedented
happening for the first time, novel; never seen before
grandiose
absurdily exaggerated
meander
to wander slowly, like a winding river
austere
stern,forbidding
pivotal
crucial turning point
indolence
lazy, unmotivated
revoke
recall, annul, withdraw, cancel
genre
an artistic class or category
congenial
agreeably suitable, pleasant
tentative
experimental; temporary; uncertain
incoherent
impossible to understand
bestow
to give or present a gift
inert
inactive; sluggish; not reacting chemically
heresy
an option violently opposed to establish beliefs
impractical
not useful, not workable
expedite
to make faster or easier
novel
new,original
profound
deep; insightful(the opposite of superficial