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19 Cards in this Set

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detritus
debris
eschew
to shun; to avoid
apogee
the highest point
cant
empty, solemn speech
imbroglio
a complicated and embarrassing state of things
levity
frivolity
choler
anger
inure
to make used to; also, to take or have effect
bonhomie
pleasant and easy manner
land of Nod
sleep
ineffable
incapable of being expressed
vociferous
clamorous; noisy
beneficence
the practice of doing good
plenary
full; complete
lassitude
lack of vitality or energy
chary
wary; cautious
descry
to catch sight of; to detect
cynosure
a center of attention
fin de siecle
characteristic of the close of the century; sophisticated; world-weary