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41 Cards in this Set

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acquiesce
consent, agree passively
altercation
angry dispute or quarrel
anguish
intense suffering, distress, agony
apparition
specter, phantom, ghost
arraign
call before court, summon to trial
assimilate
absorb, incorporate, conform
avid
pale
cajole
coax, wheedle, persuade by flattery
capricious
changeable
concede
admit, yield, give in
condolence
formal expression of sympathy after loss
contrive
plot, scheme
crroborate
verify, confirm
depravity
moral corruptness
deprecate
dissaprove, protest against
difident
shy, timid
dirge
funeral hymn
dissipate
dispel, melt away, waste
effigy
image, likeness
elicit
draw forth, extract
encroach
intrude, trespass
exasperate
irritate, annoy
exonerate
clear from blame
facetiousness
witty levity, clever humor
incipient
in the beginning stages
indolence
love of ease, laziness
inexorable
unyielding, unrelenting
interment
burial
inveterate
habitual
libel
written slander
lucrative
profitable, moneymaking
lugubrious
mournful, sorrowful
munificent
generous, charitable
nefarious
wicked, evil
pallid
pale, colorless
precipitous
very steep
precocious
very mature, advanced
prevaricate
lie, evade the truth
promulgate
make known, proclaim
prosaic
dull, monotonous
provident
thrifty, excercising foresight, prudent