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Flashcards in 12/10 Vocab Deck (15):
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Bombastic

Ostentatiously lofty in style

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Ingratiate

Gain favor w somebody by deliberate efforts

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Epitome

A standard or typical example

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Aplomb

Great coolness and composure under strain

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Exhort

Spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

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Drivel

A worthless message

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Inveigh

Complain bitterly

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Surmise

Infer from incomplete evidence

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Intrinsic

Belonging to a thing by its very nature

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Occult

Supernatural forces and events and brings collectively

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Precipitate

Bring about abruptly

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Lassitude

A feeling of lack of interest or energy

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Millennium

A span of 1000 years

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Permeate

Spread or diffuse through

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Ameliorate

To make better