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20 Cards in this Set

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altruistic (adj)
unselfish, concerned with welfare of others
assent (v)/(n)
to express agreement/agreement
benefactor (n)
one who does good to others
chivalrous (adj)
marked by honor, fairness, courtesy, and courage
clemency (n)
mercy, humaneness; mildness, moderateness
dearth (n)
a lack, scarcity; inadequate supply
diffident (adj)
shy, lacking self-confidence
discrepancy (n)
a difference; a lack of agreement
embark (v)
to go aboard; to make a start
facile (adj)
easily done or attained; superficial
indomitable (adj)
unconquerable, refusing to yield
infallible (adj)
free from error; absolutely dependable
plod (v)
to trudge; walk heavily
pungent (adj)
causing a sharp sensation; stinging, biting
remiss (adj)
neglectful in performance of one's duty, careless
repose (v)/(n)
to rest/sleep, relaxation
temerity (n)
rashness, boldness
truculent (adj)
fierce and cruel, harsh, aggressive
unfeigned (adj)
sincere, real, without pretense
virulent (adj)
extremely poisonous; full of malice, spiteful