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20 Cards in this Set

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absolve
acquit, exonerate, vindicate, excuse, pardon
caricature
cartoon, burlesque, parody, lampoon
clangor
din, clamor, uproar
contiguous
adjoining, abutting, next door to
cupidity
avarice, rapacity, craving, lust
deleterious
detrimental, destructive, pernicious, damaging
enhance
improve, magnify, heighten, elevate
enthrall
fascinate, enchant, attract, bewitch
extenuate
moderate, mitigate, diminish, downplay
implicit
inferred, tacit, unspoken, unconditional
incisive
acute, cutting, perceptive, trenchant
ostentatious
flashy, overdone, affected, flamboyant
paragon
exemplar, ideal, paradigm, model, good example
paraphrase
(v.) reword, rephrase; (n.) a rendition, version
politic
tactful, diplomatic, judicious, circumspect
prosaic
commonplace, humdrum, literal, pedestrian
redundant
unnecessary, superfluous, verbose, prolix
sanctimonious
heartfelt, sincere, humble
scintillating
stimulating, lively, glittering, flashing
winsome
winning, engaging, delightful, prepossessing