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25 Cards in this Set

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manifest
clear, evident; to show plainly; list of cargo
minutiae
small or tivial details
moratorium
suspension
moribound
dying, on the way out
motif
principle idea, feature, theme
mundane
earthly, wordly, relating to practicle affairs
mutable
fickle, able to change
nascent
budding, begining to exist
neophyte
a new convert, rookie
obsequious
excessively submissive, fawning, servile
shambles
slaughterhouse
slough
to cast off, discard


shed, slog
take on, acquire, assume
sophistry
a fallacy, reasoning that seems plausible but is actually untrue

specious, reasoning
sumptuous
costly, rich

lavish, splended
skimpish, meager, stingy
tyro
a begginer, novice

neophyte
vetran
ubiquitous
present or existing everywhere

omnipresent, universal
limited
vacillating
to swing idecisively from one idea or course of action to another

seesaw, oscillate
perservere
verbiage
wordiness, language that is too wordy

verbosity, jargon, diction
visionary
not practical, lacking in realism

utopian, idealistic, impractical
realistic, practical
vituperative
harshly abusive, severely scolding

abusive
flattering
winnow
to delete, get rid of something unwanted

sift, strain
seraphic
angelic, heavenly, celestial

cherubic
devilish, impic
saturine
of gloomy or surly disposition, cold or sluggish in mood

sullen, morose
lighthearted, cheerful, vivacious
rudiments
the earliest stages of anything

fundamentals, basics
rife
common, prevalent, widespread, happening often