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16 Cards in this Set

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Of dubious authenticity or origin; spurious
(adj.)
apocryphal
Understood by only a few; mysterious
(adj.)
arcane
Calm and assured
(adj.)
imperturbable
Relating to, involving, or forming an outer edge or boundary
(adj.)
peripheral
To say or do over again; to repeat
(v.)
reiterate
To embarrass or humiliate
(v.)
mortify
To move back and forth from lack of balance; waver
To alternate indecisively between opinions or courses of action
(v.)
vacillate
To summon or cause to assemble
(v.)
convene
A deceptive scheme or strategy
(n.)
subterfuge
One who tells stories with skill and wit
(n.)
raconteur
An increase, addition or gain, often by regular, consecutive amounts
(n.)
increment
The area around the edges; the outermost part
(n.)
periphery
Excessive frivolity; a lack of seriousness; joking
(n.)
levity
Useful for some purpose; convenient
Concerned primarily or exclusively with serving one’s own interests
(v.)
A means employed to bring about a certain result
(n.)
expedient
To flow out slowly; to ooze or emit
To give forth; to exhibit in abundance
(v.)
exude
To motion energetically with the body or limbs
(v.)
gesticulate