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38 Cards in this Set

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ominous
threatening
opthalmologist
eye doctor
supersede
take the place of
vacillate
swing back and forth in indecision
intrepid
fearless
diaphanous
sheer and gauzy
unequivocal
clear and forthright
tyro
beginner
cavalier
haughty and high-handed
anamolous
unusual
perspicacity
mental keenness
martinet
strict disciplinarian
phlegmatic
emotionally unresponsive
egregious
outstandingly bad
stoical
complaining in face of pain, misfortune, or emotional difficulties
interurban
between cities
adulate
flatter fulsomely
banal
trite, hackneyed
militant
person aggresively fighting for a cause
bona fide
sincere, valid, in good faith
garrulous
babbling ceaselessly about trivia
magnanimous
unselfish, not revengeful
Joie De Vivre
"jot of life"
Devitalize
to rob of life or vigor
Punctilious
scrupulously careful in the observance of proper procedure
perpicuous
clear, understandable
circumspect
wary, cautious, watchful
retrospect
a backward look
unanimous
all of one mind
Proscribe
same as prohibit
Convivial
friendly
ingenuous
same naive
animosity
same as hostility
lecher
lewd and lustful
sycophant
caters to the rich
dilettante
dabbler
incediary
sets fires for revenge
pyromaniac
compulsively sets fires