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15 Cards in this Set

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Halcyon
Calm; pleasant
Fastidious
Hard to please; fussy
Badinage
Playful; teasing talk
Malapropism
A word humorously misused
Garner
To gather; to acquire
Kismet
Destiny; fate; fortune; (one's lot in life)
Hegira
Flight, escape
Paradigm
A model; and example
Debauchery
Corruption; self-endulgence
Milieu
Environment, setting
Regress
To move in a backward direction
Bilious
Bad tempered; cross
Necromancy
Magic, especially that practiced by a witch
Gumption
Courage and initiative; common sense
Blandishment
Flattery