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Flashcards in 100 words, set 2 Deck (53):
1

submissive

sycophantic

2

erudite

smart/scholarly

2

material

relevant

3

decadence

especially immoral, very nice

3

propel

urge

3

sycophant

suck up/yes man

4

avant-garde

leader of a new movement

5

baroque

florid

6

swindle

decieve

7

flamboyant

showy

7

learned

smart

7

exhort

urge

7

subservient

sycophantic

7

platitde

cliche

8

obsequious

sycophantic

9

delude

decieve

9

servile

sycophantic

10

fulsome

excessively flattering/abundant/copious

11

enjoin

forbid

13

embellish

adorn/decorate

14

flora

plants

16

digressive

different direction

17

ungainly

clumsy

18

hackneyed

cliche/banal

19

tangential

different direction/offhanded

20

fawn

court favor by flattering

22

garnish

decorate

22

finesse

delicate skill

23

unctuous

greasy/sycophantic

24

ornate

decorate

26

depricatory

expressing disaproval

27

bilk

decieve

29

enjoin

command/order

31

distend

swell out/expand

32

depricate

disapprove

33

toadyish

sycophantic

35

fauna

animals

36

boorish

unrefined

37

grandiose

very exaggerated/imposing

38

gauche

clumsy/boorish/churlish

40

decimate

kill/destroy

41

harbinger

forreuner

42

germane

pertinent/relevant

43

florid

showy/excessively ornate

44

material

relevant

46

erudite

smart/scholarly

47

goad

urge

48

hoary

getting old/white with age

49

baroque

florid

50

erudition

smartness

51

ostentatious

showy

52

diverge

go in different directions

53

groveling

sycophantic