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21 Cards in this Set

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misanthropist
hates or mistrusts mankind
deuce
devil
wuthering
roaring like the wind on a stormy day
griffin
monster with head of an eagle and body of a lion
penetralian
innermost part
vis a vis
face to face
physiognomy
study of human features
vexatious
annoying
laconic
few words, to the point
haughty
snobbish, showing superiority
assiduity
diligence
sagacity
ability to discriminate between relations, good perception
taciturn
habitually reserved
vehemence
forcefulness of expression
obviate
anticipate and prevent from happening
garret
below roof, storage
palaver
speak rapidly, discuss
lachrymose
showing sorrow
cudgel
stick used as a weapon
sinewy
physical strenght
impertinence
rudeness