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Flashcards in 100 words, set 6 Deck (43):
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servile

fawning/sycophantic

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taciturn

habitually silent

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thwart

battle/frustrate

4

stymie

thwart

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forestall

preclude

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obviate

impinge/encroach

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tresspass

obviate

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turptitude

depravity/moral corruption

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debauchery

moral corruption

10

omniscient

all knowing

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omnipotent

all powerful

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urbane

suave/elegant/refined

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cosmopolitan

urbane

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verbatim

word for word

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vilify

slander/defame

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vindicate

clear of charges

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substantiate

give evidence for/corroborate

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vindictive

having a desire for revenge

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retribution

revenge

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repraisal

retaliation

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virulent

poisonous

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vitriolic

corrosive/sarcastic/acrimonious

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wanton

unruly

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restive

unruly

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promiscuous

indiscriminate

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licentious

promiscuous

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prurient

promiscuous

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libertine

promiscuous

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voluptuous

promiscuous

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salacious

promiscuous

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whet

stimulate/sharpen/galvanize

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zealot

person with lots of enthusiasm

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fantaci

zealot

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ardent

enthusiastic

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fervor

intense enthusiasm

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apex

peak

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zenith

peak

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acme

peak

39

summit

peak

40

culmination

peak

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crest

peak

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pinnalce

peak

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epitome

peak/perfect example