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19 Cards in this Set

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Reprieve
to give temporary relief (v)
Maudlin
foolishly sentimental (adj)
Cobble
to mend or put together clumsily (v)
Enunciate
to state with confidence (v)
Abide
to wait (v)
Mosaic
a picture of design created from inlaid stone or glass (n)
Effigy
a crude representation of a despised person (n)
Bumrush
to act quickly before others can detect one's actions and/or intentions (v)
Glean
to collect (v)
Scrutinize
to examine very closely (v)
Impediment
an obstacle (n)
Unflappable
not easily upset; imperturbable (adj)
Irreverent
showing disrespect (adj)
Defer
to postpone or delay (v)
Taffeta
a fine, stiff fabric made of silk, usually with a sheen (n)
Dais
a raised platform (n)
Perfunctory
done merely as routine, superficially and without much concern (adj)
Djibouti
a small country on the coast of East Africa located just above the horn (n)
Inextricable
unable to be seperated (adj)