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102 Cards in this Set

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recrimination
bitter counteraccusation
redolent
fragrant
refute
to disprove
relegate
banish
relinquish
surrender
remonsrate
argue against
reparation
paying back
resolute
determined
reprehensible
worhy of blame
reprisal
act of revenge
reprove
criticize mildly
requisite
necessary
respite
period of rest
reticent
restrained
rhetoric
formal writing or speaking
robust
healthy
rogue
soundrel
rudimentary
basic
ruminate
contemplate
sacrosant
sacred
sagacious
discerning
salient
sticking out
salutary
healthful
sanguine
cheerful
sardonic
mocking
scintillate
sparkle
sedition
treason
sentient
conscious
sequester
set apart
servile
extremely subservient
solicitous
eager and attentive
solvent
not bankrupt
soporific
sleep inducing
sordid
flithy
specious
attractive
spurious
fake
squalor
replusive living conditions
staunch
firmly committed
steadfasta
loyal
stigmatize
to brand with disgrace
stipulate
to reguire something in an agreement
stoic
indifferent
stratum
a level
stymie
to get away with
subordinate
lower in importance
substantive
real
subversive
corrupting
succint
to the point
supercilious
patronizing
superfluous
extra
surfeit
excess
surreptitious
sneaky
surrogate
substitute
sycophant
one who sucks up to others
tacit
implied
taciturn
untalkative by nature
tangential
not especially related
tantamount
equivalent to
tautological
redundant
temerity
boldness
temperate
restrained
tenable
valid
tenacious
stubborn
tenet
shared belief
tenuous
extremely thin
terse
no unnecessary words
torpor
sluggishness
touchstone
a standard
tout
to brag publicly about
transgress
to violate (a law)
transient
temporary
trepidation
fear
turpitude
shameful wickedness
ubiquitous
being everywhere at the same time
unconscionable
dishonest, unethical
unctuous
oily and insincere
unwitting
not aware
urbane
sophisticated
usurp
to seize wrongfully
vapid
dull
vehement
intense and violent
venerate
to treat something as holy
veracity
truthfulness
verbose
using too many words
verisimilitude
looking like the real thing
vernacular
everyday speech (slang)
vestige
a remaining bit of something
viable
capable of living or working
vicarious
experienced, performed or suffered through someone else
vicissitude
natural change, change in fortune
vilify
to defame
vindicate
to clear from all blame
vindictive
seeking revenge
virulent
extremely poisonous
vitiate
to make impure
vitriolic
full of bitterness
vociferous
loud
volatile
volition
wanton
unjustifiable
willful
deliberate
wistful
sadly longing
zealous
enthusiastically devoted to something