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66 Cards in this Set

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supplicated
verb

to make a humble and earnest petition; beg
pageantry
noun

a grand display; pomp; elaborate, dramatic public presentations
prowess
noun

superior skill or ability; superior strength, courage, daring in battle
versatility
noun

ability to competently do many tasks
prodigious
adj

impressively great in size, force, or extent; enormous
cad
noun

ungentlemanly man
unrequited
adj

not returned
paramour
noun

sweetheart
austere
adj

strict or severe in moral discipline
odorous
adj

having a distinctive, smelly odor; usually, but not necessarily, an unpleasant one
lamentable
adj

wretched; bad; deplorable; worthy of reproach
visage
noun

the face of countenance of a person
uttered
verb

expressed audibly; pronounced; spoke
intrepid
adj

courageous; fearless; bold
shrewd
adj

having keen insight; clever
abode
noun

a dwelling place; home
jurisdiction
noun

territorial range of authority
stealth
noun

the act of moving, proceeding, or acting in a covert (secret of hidden) way
gallant
adj

showy in appearance, dress, or bearing (posture); dashing, majestic, noble, chivalrous
naught
noun

zero or nothing
timidity
noun

the quality of shrinking from attention; shy
enmity
noun

deep, seeded hatred between rivals or opponents; antagonism
paragon
noun

a model or pattern or excellence or perfection; a peerless example
clandestined
adj

concealed usually for some secret or illicit purpose
cohorts
noun

companions or associates
divvying
verb

dividing
bumptious
adj

crudely forward and self assertive in behavior; pushy
lofty
adj

elevated in character; noble
falsetto
adj

a typically male singing voice, when artificially producing tones in an upper register beyond its normal range
confrere
noun

fellow member of a fraternity or a profession; colleague
comely
adj

having a pleasing appearance; attractive; handsome; graceful
diminutive
adj

of small size; tiny
hard-handed
adj

having hands calloused or hardened by work
mirthful
adj

full of mirth (rejoicing or enjoyment) expressed in merry-making
beseeched
verb

to request earnestly; to beg for
audacious
adj

fearlessly daring; bold; reckless
woe
noun

deep sorrow; grief; misfortune; calamity
jovial
adj

marked by heavy conviviality; jolly; sociable
thwarted
adj

frustrated or blocked
strife
noun

conflict and struggle between rivals
waxed
verb

to become gradually larger, more numerous, stronger, or more intense
tokens
noun

something that serves as in indication or representation of some fact, event, emotion, etc.
feigning
verb

giving a false appearance; pretending
trinkets
noun

small ornaments, such as jewelry
knave
noun

an unprincipled, crafty man
brandished
verb

to make or display ostentatiously; in a showy manner; to menacingly wave or display
abide
verb

to put up with or to tolerate
dolorous
adj

sorrowful; sad; painful
audaciously
adv

fearlessly daring; boldly; recklessly
wayward
adj

wanting one's own way, in spite of other's wishes and advice; headstrong; willful
palpable
adj

capable of being touched, handled, or felt; tangible
entreat
verb

to ask someone earnestly; beg
befall
verb

to come to pass; to happen to
cunning
verb

skill in deception; craftiness
earthy
adj

crude; coarse; unrefined
nuptials
noun

more than one wedding ceremony
nuptial
adj

of, or pertaining to, a wedding
subjugated
verb

to make subservient; to enslave
commences
verb

begins, starts
hence
adv

for this reason; as a result; therefore; forward in time
devise
verb

to form or arrange in the mind; plan; invent; contrive
pert
adj

disrespectfully bold; saucy; high-spirited; vivacious
pomp
noun

dignified, magnificent display; splendor
reveling
noun

noisy festivity
noble
adj

possessing hereditary rank in social class (from feudalism)
wooed
verb

to seek the affection of, with the intent to marry; courting