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23 Cards in this Set

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Noxious
harmful; offensive
Abnegate
to deny oneself things; to reject; to renounce
Nostalgia
sentimental longing for the past;homesickness
Absolve
to forgive or free from blame; to free from sin; to free from an obligation
Absolute
total; unlimited; perfect
Abridge
to shorten; to condense
Abortive
unsuccessful
Aberration
something not typical; a deviation from the standard
Novel
new; original
Notorious
famous for something bad
Neologism
a new word or phrase; a new usage of a word
Nefarious
evil; flagrantly wicked
Nebulous
vague; hazy; indistinct
Narcissism
excessive love of one's body or oneself
Abdicate
to step down from position of power or responsibility
Abate
to subside; to reduce
Abash
to make ashamed; to embarrass
Nuance
subtle difference or distinction
Abject
hopeless; extremely sad and servile; defeated
Abhor
to hate very, very much; to detest
Nominal
in name only; insignificant; A-OK(during rocket launches)
Nihilism
the belief that there are no values or morals in the universe
Nepotism
showing favoritism to friends or family in business or politics